A Canadian Family

First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

Michomis | Algonquin, Mixed, First Nations (1911)

Index: Native Surname Census Extracts

 

This is part of a larger project to locate surnames carried by Canadian Natives, First Peoples and Metis.. In this series of posts, I list surnames carried by Aboriginal (or part Aboriginal) individuals in the Canadian 1901, 1911 and/or 1921 census records. Note: There are regular updates including external links (e.g. maps, encyclopedia) and added information (e.g. specific tribal affiliations). The companion series – Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames of Eastern Canada – Marriage Records  – contains many of the same surnames as well as others. Continue reading

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Gagnons of Quebec

 Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Gagnon + Cauchon, Desvarieux, Godeau, Parenteau, Tavernier, Vergeat LOCATIONS: Quebec, Chambly, Trois-Rivieres, Chateau-Richer | Historic Image of J Gagnon Clothing Store on Montreal's St. Catherine Street

 

Jacques Gagnon / St-Jean | Marie-Anne Vergeat

October 29th, 1741, Chambly Continue reading

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