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Lemire | Cree, Ojjibwa, Mixed heritage: Cree | Surname Anchor Post

Index:  Indigenous, Metis & Mixed-Heritage Surname Anchor Posts

Each of these posts is dedicated to one surname that is carried by someone connected to indigenous, Metis or mixed-heritage people in Canada.  Please be aware that it’s a synthesis of the information I’ve collected in my personal research throughout the years and is by no means complete!


  • Regions:  
    • Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Saskatchewan
  • Ethnicity:  
    • Cree, Ojjibwa, Mixed heritage: Cree, French
  • Associated surnames:  
    • Ballendine, Berard, Birston, Boyer, Bruno, Boucher, Bustand, Cardinal / Sisawapas, Delorme, Desjarlais, Ducharme, Dufresne, Durocher, Fagnant, Falster, Favel, Gladu, Hamelin, Laframboise, Larocque, Lawrence, Lepine, Lepretre / Le Pretre, Le Rat, Martin, Pelletier, Salvois, Schmidt, Tait.
  • Misc.: – 



Provencher  |  La Broquerie e-3  (1901)  


Nipissing | Indian Reserve  (1911)


The Territories | Battleford North (1901) 

The Territories | Battleford South (1901) 


B …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

C …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

DOKIS    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

F  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

GIRO    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [MT/USA]

H  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

L  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

LAHO    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [MB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

LAUG   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB-MB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

SAUN    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]

T …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [SK]



They Passed Through Kahnawake: Joseph Gervais and Corona Lemire

They Passed Through Kahnawake: S. Page and F. Lemire

French Canadian Pioneers: The Lemires of Quebec


Lemire / LeMair, Joseph  [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Lemire / Le Mair, Joseph [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Lemire / Le Maire,  Pierre Jarvis [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

August 3, 2021 - Posted by | . | , ,

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