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Berger | Metis, 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, Metis (ON)
  • Regions:  Manitoba, Ontario, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Mixed heritage: French
  • Associated surnames:  Berger, Brissette, Deschamps, Dusome, Fortier, Gaudette, Giroux, Houle, Labatte, Messier, Normandin, Pilon, St. Pierre/St. Peter, Tyne, Vasseur.
  • Misc.: The Ontario Metis Bergers descend from Joseph Berger and Marie Beaudoin through their children:  Charles Berger (n. Angelique Dusome), Philemon Berger (m. Ellen Normandin & Anais Perron/Perreault), Christina Berger (m. Joseph Lamorandiere), Therese Berger (m. Cleophas St. Pierre).




Simcoe East  |  Bergers / Bergies in Tay  (1901)

Simcoe East  |  Bergers / Bergies in Tay  (1911)





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


BLAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


BRAS   [CDN Marriage Extracts]


DELM   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


E …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON] 


HERY   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]  


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


OKAN     [CDN Marriage Extracts  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]


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


V …   [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 Bergers of Quebec



Berger, Pierre [Gabriel Dumont Institute]



November 22, 2020 - Posted by | . | ,

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