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Amyot | Metis, Mixed heritage – Cree/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, Metis (ON)
  • Regions: Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Western Canada, Montana (USA)
  • Ethnicity: Metis, Mixed heritage – Cree/French,
  • Associated surnames: Alary, Anderson, Bastonnet, Beriault, Blackinton, Blondeau, Blondin, Cardinal, Delorme, Denomme, Descoteaux, Ducharme dit Decoutu, Dupuis, Gladu, Grandbois, Hamelin, Houle, Keda, Klyne, Maskatut, Nolin/Watap, Pangman, Pelletier, Pelletier Racette, Poitras, Pritchard, Vallee, Vincent
  • Misc: 1. Many Western Metis Amyots descend from Francois Amyotte, Sr. and wife Marie (Cree), through their son Francois Amyotte and his second wife Louise “Lucie” Hamelin. 2. Another mixed heritage line descends from Quebec couple Daniel Joseph Amiot dit Villeneuve and Domicile Kape8apnok8e.




Saltcoats  |  Townships 23  (1911)

Territories  |  Assiniboia E.  |  Dauphinais  (1901)

Territories  |  Assiniboia E.  |  File Hills  (1901)

Territories  |  Assiniboia E.  |  Fort Qu’Appelle  (1901) 

Territories  |  Unorg.  | Mackenzie D-3  (1901)



Algoma  |  Robinson Q(3)-2 (1901)  June 2021

Algoma  |  Robinson Q(3)3  (1901)  May 2021





AION   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


BENA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


DELM   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]


GIRO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


HERY   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [SK]


KASA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [SK]


MARB   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


P …     [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]


PETE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


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


SIMO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


V…   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]






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 Amyots of Quebec



Amyotte, Francois [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Amyotte, Isadore & wife (image) [Gabriel Dumont Institute]



November 22, 2020 - Posted by | . | , ,

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