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Vachon |  Montagnais, Mixed-heritage: Montagnais | 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 PostsMetis (ON)
  • Regions:  Quebec (Chicoutimi/Saguenay)
  • Ethnicity:  Montagnais, Mixed-heritage: Montagnais, French
  • Associated surnames:  Aster, Athanase, Bacon,  Collard, Desterres,  Gregoire,  Hervieux,  Jourdain,  Labbe, Picard, Regis, Riverin, Roch / Rock,  St. Onge,  Simon, Volant / Vollant,.
  • Misc.:  My marriage database contains both Innu Montagnais First Nations individuals as well as mixed Montagnais / French marriages as listed in a study by the Communauté Métisse du Domaine du Roy et de la Seigneurie de Mingan.  Some mixed French/Montagnais descendants self-identify as Metis (see Etienne Rivard’s discussion paper).



Chicoutimi & Saguenay  |  Unorg. Terr.  (1881)

Chicoutimi & Saguenay  |  Bersimis  (1901)

Chicoutimi & Saguenay  |  Bersimis I.M. (1911)

Chicoutimi & Saguenay  |  Bersimis Escoumins  (1921)

Chicoutimi & Saguenay  |  Moisie (1901)

Chicoutimi & Saguenay  | Moisie Letellier  (1921)

Chicoutimi & Saguenay  |  Sept Iles  (1911)



ASAI    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

B …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

GIRO   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

H …    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

JACQ    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

L  …     [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

PETE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

R  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

ROBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

V  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]




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 Vachons of Quebec



November 27, 2020 - Posted by | . | , ,

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