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First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

Jolibois | Metis, Cree, Mixed-heritage: Chipewyan, 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 by no means complete!





  • Surname lists:  Surname Anchor Posts
  • Regions:  Alberta, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Cree, Mixed-heritage: Chipewyan, French
  • Associated surnames:  Herman, Latreille, Robillard, Touslesjours, Venne, Versailles.
  • Misc.: A recognized western Metis line begins with French Canadian Jean Baptiste Jolibois and his Metis wife Louise Versailles.





Edmonton   |  Township 7 (1911)

Unorganized Territories  |  Athabaska A-8 |  (1901)  June 2021






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


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


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


MOBE  [CDN Marriage Extracts  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]


THOR   [CDN Marriage Extracts]


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






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 Jolibois of Quebec



December 9, 2020 - Posted by | . | , ,

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