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Jobin | Metis, Mixed-heritage: Cree, 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
  • Regions:  Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Mixed-heritage: Cree, French
  • Associated surnames:  Bremner, Courteoreille, Dredger, Dumas, Houle, Laveau, Mandeville, Sioui.
  • Misc.:  1. The Jobin Metis Jobins descend from French Canadian Montrealers  Joseph Jobin and Cecile Lapierre through their son Ambroise Jobin and daughter-in-law Marguerite Mandeville. (see external links below).






Edmonton | Townships 71  (1911) 



Selkirk  |  Jobins in Assiniboia    (1901)



The Territories  |  Jobins in Domeremy    (1901)





DOKIS  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [SK]


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


JACQ  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


SIMO  [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 Jobins of Quebec


External Links

Jobin, Louis Napoleon, National Metis Veterans’ Memorial Monument

Descendants of Metis who fought at Batch bring history to life, Red Deer Advocate 



December 9, 2020 - Posted by | . | ,

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