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Morrisseau | Metis, Mixed-heritage: Ojibway, French | 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:  Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Mixed-heritage: Ojibway, French
  • Associated surnames:  Belhumeur, Bouchard, Brazeau, Bruyere, Ducharme, Dubois, Dumoulin, Gagnon, Gosselin, La Steche, McKenzie, McPherson, Nault, Panadis, Portneuf, Saagite, Thewish.
  • Misc.: – 1. Morisseau can also be spelled with a double ‘r’. 2. I haven’t studied the Morisseau / Morrisseau surname thus far, so the links below are to Morrisseau information that I’ve come across while transcribing other records and are incomplete.



Macdonald | Portage La Prairie (1901) 

Selkirk | Clandeboye Agency  (1911)

Morriseaus in Springfield | Indian Reserve (1921)

Morrisseaus in Springfield | Indian Reserve (1921)


Algoma | Lake Superior XX-6  (1901)  

Fort William and Rainy River | Indian Reserves  (1921)   Mar 2022


BRAS    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

CDN Marriage Extracts]   [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

DN Marriage Extracts]    [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

MCCU   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

MOBE    [CDN Marriage Extracts  [ON-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

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

P  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

S …    [CDN Marriage Extracts] 


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 Morisseaus of Quebec

August 12, 2021 - Posted by | . | ,

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