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Chevret | Metis, French | Surname Anchor Posts

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 in no way complete!





  • Surname lists:  Surname Anchor Posts,  Metis (ON)
  • Regions:  Ontario, Quebec
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, French
  • Associated surnames:  Belcourt, Beriault/Beriot, Blackburn, Charlebois, Comtois, Dubois/Wood,Dumais, Dusome, Forget, Fournier, Gianetto, Goulet, Lacroix, Langdon, Laurin, Matthews, Maurice, Moreau, Sauve, Vallee
  • Misc.:  The recognized Ontario Metis line of Chevrets descends from the couple Louis Chevrette and Marguerite Souliere and their offspring: David Jean Baptiste Chevrette (m. Marie Dusome), Louis Chevrette (m. Philomene Dusome), Moise Chevrette (m. Ellen Langdon), Angelique Chevrette (m. Honore Lacroix), Marguerite Chevrette (m. Andrew Dusome & Thomas Wynne), Rosalie Chevrette (m. Solomon Vallee). This line has numerous female descendants married into several other Metis families.





Simcoe  |  Some Chevrettes in Tiny   (1901)

Simcoe  |  Some Chiverettes in Penetanguishene  (1911)

Simcoe  |  Some Chevrettes in Tiny    (1911)





BAST    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]


CARI   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON-QC] 


DOKIS   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON] 


F  ….    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON] 


G  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


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


L  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON] 


LAHO    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON] 


LAUG   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON] 


MOBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts [ON] 


V  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON] 


WHE– Z    [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 Chevrets of Quebec




November 22, 2020 - Posted by | . | ,

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