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Grouette | 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 by no means complete!






  • Surname lists: Metis, Surname Anchor Posts
  • Regions:  Manitoba, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Mixed-heritage: French
  • Associated surnames:  Barthelette / Berthelette, Bartlett, Beriault, Bernier, Burke, Carriere, Charpentier, Clement, Courchene, Cyr,  Delorme, Ducharme, Dufault, Gaffield, Garand, Gibson, Hebert, Hupe / Huppe, Jacques, Klyne / Cline, Landry,  Leveque, Mader, Marion, Martel, Morand, Neault / Nault, Nolin,  Payette,  Perreault, Plouffe, Pouliot, Ritchot, Rose, St. Germain, St. Luc.
  • Misc.:  James Grouette (French Canadian) and his Metis wife Catherine Mader were the founding couple of these Western Canadian Metis. They had the following offspring: Antoine Grouette  (m. Madeleine Nolin),  Augustin Grouette (m. Rose Perreault),  Jean Baptiste Grouette (m. Julie Perreault),  Theophile Grouette (m. Madeleine St. Luc).





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

Grouettes in de Salaberry, La Broquerie & St. Boniface  | Provencher (1901)


Grouettes in Provencher District  (1906)

Note: The 1906 census does not specify ethnicity.


Grouettes in Dauphin & Provencher (1911) 




B …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [MB]


BENA   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [MB]


BRAS    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [MB]


CARI   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]


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


DOKIS   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]


G  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [MB]


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


H  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]


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


KASA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]


LESO   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [MB]


MARB   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [MB]


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


PIGE   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [MB]


R  …     [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]





List of Metis Surnames of Ontario

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





November 26, 2020 - Posted by | . |

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