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First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

Benoit | Algonquin | 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!


  • Surname lists: Surname Anchor Posts
  • Regions:  Ontario, Quebec
  • Ethnicity:  Algonquin
  • Associated surnames:  Amikons / Omikons, Bastien / Sebastien, Bellerose, Cabowetang / Whiteduck, Konini / Konnini, Coulini, Lacombe / Pinsonnault / Nihan, Lamoureux, Picard, Romain, Simon, Wawanolett / Nolet.
  • Misc.: –  These links are to First Nations-related information about the Benoit surname which is found on this site, however, I’ve not done a particular study of these surname so it’s as yet quite incomplete  🙂



Chicoutimi & Saguenay | Unorganized Territories (1881)

Sept Cantons Unis | Bersimis Escoumins | Innu, Montagnais (1921)


 Hastings North, Monteagle and Hershel | First Nations, Mixed-heritage: French (1901) Benwa Apr 2022

Renfrew North | Golden Lake I.R.  (1921)


AION [CDN Marriage Extracts] 

BAST [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]

BENA [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

C … [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]

L  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON] 

LAHO [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON] 

OKAN [CDN Marriage Extracts]

PETE [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

SAUN [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

W …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

WHE–Z   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists


French Canadian Pioneers: The Benoits of Quebec

August 11, 2021 - Posted by | . | , ,

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