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Gendron | Metis, Mixed-heritage: 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: Metis, Surname Anchor Posts
  • Regions:  Ontario, Quebec, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Mixed-heritage: French
  • Associated surnames:  Belanger, Bonneville, Boucher,  Brien/Briand, Brissette, Cascaynette / Cascagnette, Gendron, Grisdale, Katsitslikwas, Labatte, Lacroix, Lapensee, Laramee, Leduc, Legree/Legris, Lessard, Lormant, Marcellais, Marcille / Mariette, Messier, Packwood, Pilon, Rousseau, Roy/King, Scevery (Severy?), Sioui, Thibault, Tiorakose, Tobe/Tony, Tranquille, Vasseur, Watson.
  • Misc.:  1. The Ontario Metis line of Gendrons descends from Louis Gendron and Angelique Hallio through their children:Charles Carolus Gendron (m. Josephine Legree/Legris), Paul Gendron (m. Margaret Knott), Pierre Gendron (m. Zoe Adam dit Laramee), Angelique Gendron (m. Louis Messier). 2. One variant spelling of Gendron is “Gendreau”.






St. Vital & St. Boniface Parish | Provencher (1911)  Upd. March 2021



Gendrons in Baxter | Muskoka & Parry Sound (1901)

Gendrons in Baxter  |  Muskoka  (1911)

Wallbridge & Brown | Mixed (1901)  Upd. March 2021





BAST    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


BLAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


BRAS   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON] 


CARI   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON] 


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


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


GIRO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON] 


KASA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


L  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


LAHO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON] 


LAUG   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


LESO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


MARB  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON] 


MEGA  [CDN Marriage Extracts]


P  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON] 


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


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


S …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


SAUN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


SIMO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


THOR   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


W …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]






List of Metis Surnames of Ontario

Index:  Indigenous, Metis & Mixed-Heritage Surname Anchor Posts



They Passed Through Kahnawake: Adelard Duranceau and Maria Brosseau

Caughnawaga Census 1921 | Households 61 – 80

French Canadian Pioneers: The Gendrons of Quebec




November 22, 2020 - Posted by | . |

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