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Boucher | Metis, Beaver, Cree, Mixed heritage-Ojibway/French, Cree/French, French/Pagan | 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:  Alberta, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Beaver, Cree, Mixed heritage-Ojibway/French, Mixed heritage-Cree/French, Mixed heritage-French, Pagan
  • Associated surnames:  Adam dit Laramee, Anamikwaam, Arcand, Arnault, Auger, Beaudry, Beausoleil, Beaver, Begin, Belanger, Bellefleur, Bird, Boucher, Boertin, Breland, Bremner, Brissette, Brouselle, Bruneau, Cardinal, Charbonneau, Charlebois, Chretien, Collin, Comtois, Cote, Cyr, Daniel, Decoiner, Degonzague, Delorme, Desnomme, Deschamps, Desjarlais, Desmarais, Dion, Dupuis, Fagnan, Firth, Flett, Fleury, Gagnon, Gendron, Girard, Giroux, Gladu, Gouin, Gregoire, Harkness, Harpe, Harrison, Hodgson, Houle, Hubert, Hull, Janvier, Johnson, Jones, Kenasseul, Kirton, Klyne, Ladouceur, Lacroix, Lafond, Lake, Langlade/Longlade, Lafreniere, Laîerre, Larocque, Laronde/de Laronde, Laurin, Lavallee, Leblanc, Legris, Lesperance, L’Hirondelle/L’Hyrondelle, Lemaigre, Lemire, Lesage, Letendre, Longneck, Louision, Marcelle, Marcellais, Marion, McCarthy, McDonall/Mcdonald, McDougall, McGillray, Mercredi, Minsey, Montagnais, Morais, Morin, Nabese, Nanakowgabo, Nault, Onakahahis, Osawatchikwan, Paquette, Pambrun, Pelletier, Perrault, Piette, Plante, Potvin, Powder, Ratfat, Riel, Robitaille, Robinson, Salois, Satureneau, Sauve, Savoyard, Sayer, Sicard, Suliere, St. Denis, St. Germain, St. Luc, Swan, Taylor, Therrien, Toby, Todd, Trottier, Trudeau, Vallee, Velner, Wabisliguanis, Ward, Wepitipam Powder
  • Misc.:  The recognized line of Ontario Metis Bouchers descends from Joseph Boucher and Nanette Deschamps, through their offspring: Luke Boucher (m. Jane Mary), Paul Boucher (m. Josephine Gabakade & Anastasia Mary Ogidtabanens), Thomas Boucher (m. Catherine), Ann Boucher (m. Francis Dupand & Frank Larose).






Edmonton  | 46 (1911)

Edmonton West  |  100   (1921)

The Territories  |  Victoria  |  Fort Chipewyan (1911)  June 2021 

The Territories  |  Lac La Biche  (1901)

The Territories  |  Lac Sainte-Anne (1901)

Victoria  |  Fort Chipewyan (1911)  June 2021

Victoria  |  Grand Rapids  (1911)  June 2021

Victoria  |  Lac La Biche   (1911)

Victoria  |  Townships 66  (1911)



New Westminster  |  Dewdney C-6  (1901) 



Dauphin  |  Manitowapak (1911)

Selkirk  |  Berens River   (1901)

Selkirk  |  St. Laurent  (1901)



NWT  |  Fort Resolution  (1911)



Algoma | Lake Superior XX-6  (1901)

Algoma  |  Lake Superior XX-7  (1901)

Algoma  |  Nipigon  (1901)

Algoma  |  Rat Portage M(4)  (1901)  Boucha  May 2021

Muskoka & Parry Sound  |  Baxter  [1901)  June 2021

Muskoka & Parry Sound  |  Wallbridge & Brown  (1901)



Deux-Montagnes  |  Mission de L’Annunciation (1852)  April 2021



Saskatchewan District  |  Duck Lake I.R. 96, 97   (1906) 

The Territories  |  Duck Lake Agency  (1901)

The Territories  |  Muskeg Lake   (1901)



Unorganized Territories  |  Keewatin C-4  (1901)





ASAI    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


ANAH   [CDN Marriage Extracts]


BAST   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]


BENA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


BLAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-MB-ON-QC-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip] 


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


C …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-MB]


CARI   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON-USA-Western Canada Metis Scirp]


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


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


D …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


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


DOKIS  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [MB]


F …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


G  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]


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


H …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


HERY   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-ON]


JACQ   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-ON]


KASA    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


L  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON-SK] 


LAHO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]  July 2021


LAUG   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


LESO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


MARB   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


MCCU   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-ON-USA] 


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


OKAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts] 


P  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-USA-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


PETE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


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


R  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-MB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


ROBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON] 


S …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


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


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


W …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]






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 Bouchers of Quebec



Boucher, Jean-Baptiste, newspaper biography [Gabriel Dumont Institute]





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