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Basil, Bazil | BC First Nations, Montagnais Mixed-heritage: 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:  British Columbia, Manitoba, Quebec
  • Ethnicity:  Montagnais Mixed-heritage: French
  • Associated surnames:  
  • Abel, Anatole, Andre, Bernard, Boivin, Carquois / Kurtness, Connolly, Courtoie / Courtios, Deneault, Duteau, Etienne, Falardean, Jerome, Joseph, Jourdain, Louis,
  • Manigouche, Mcdonald, Mestokosho, Metshapeu, McNicoll, Napish, Picard, Raphael, Meloiskaren, Michel, Pierre, Pins, Savard, Simeon, Snow, Tettaut, Thirnish, Verreault, Wapistan
  • Misc.: – Bazil and Basile are two alternate spellings for Basil.



Aboriginal Agencies | Kootenay Agency | (1901)

Yale & Cariboo | Kootenay East (1901)

Yale-Cariboo | Kamloops Indian Agency (1911)  

Yale-Cariboo | Okanagan  (1911)


Macdonald | Portage La Prairie Town L-7 (1901)


Chicoutimi & Saguenay | Unorganized Territory (1881) Jan 2022

Chicoutimi & Saguenay | Ouiatchouan  (1901)

Chicoutimi & Saguenay | Pointe Blene  (1911)

Portneuf | Unorg. V-2  (1901)


B …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC-QC]

BAST [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC] Bazil

CARI [CDN Marriage Extracts][QC]

CLOU  [CDN Marriage Extracts][QC]

COON [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

D  …. [CDN Marriage Extracts]

DOKIS [CDN Marriage Extracts][BC]

E  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

JACQ [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC-QC]

KASA   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

LESO [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC]

M … | [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

MCCU [CDN Marriage Extracts]

MEGA [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

N … [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

PETE [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

R  … [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

SAUN [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

V  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]


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 Bazils of Quebec

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