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Gendron | 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 in no way complete!


  • Surname lists: Surname Anchor Posts, Metis (ON)
  • Regions:  Ontario, Quebec, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Mixed-heritage: French
  • Associated surnames:  Belanger, Bonneville, Boucher,  Brien/Briand, Brissette, Cascaynette / Cascagnette, Gendron, Grisdale, Hallio, Katsitslikwas, Knott, 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). Angelique Hallio was the daughter of a First Nations woman and a trader.  [Source: Metis Nation of Ontario]   2. One variant spelling of Gendron is “Gendreau”.



Provencher  |  St. Vital & St. Boniface Parish (1911)  


Muskoka & Parry Sound  |  Baxter [1901) 

Muskoka  |  Gendrons in Baxter  (1911)

Muskoka & Parry Sound  |  Wallbridge & Brown (1901) 


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]  Upd. April 2022

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]



Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists


They Passed Through Kahnawake: A. Duranceau & M. Brosseau

Caughnawaga Census 1921 | Households 61 – 80

French Canadian Pioneers: The Gendrons of Quebec

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