A Canadian Family

First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

Pepin | Metis, Cree, 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: Surname Anchor Posts
  • Regions:  Alberta, Manitoba, Quebec, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Cree, Mixed-heritage: French
  • Associated surnames: Akwitanakikwe, Baki / Sinclair, Beaulieu, Cloutier, Davis, Delorme, Desjarlais, Faille / Foy, Fleury, Gonneville / Gunville, Lafleur, Lafond / Laford, Larocque, McKenney, McKinnon, Paquette, Patenaude, Scott, Sioui, Smith, Tanner, Tremblay, Ward.
  • Misc.:  In western Canada, the earliest Metis Pepin couple I know of are the French Canadian Narcisse Pepin and his Metis wife Marie Beaulieu.





Edmonton I.R. |  (1911)

Lac La Biche | Victoria (1911)

Townships 66  |  Victoria  (1911)  March 2021



Pepins in Ellice  | Marquette  (1901)





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


CLOU   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]


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


F  ….    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [MB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


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


L  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


MCCU   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


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


SAUN    [CDN Marriage Extracts]


SIMO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]  April 2021






Index: The Cree in Canadian Census Records

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




French Canadian Pioneers: The Pepins of Quebec




December 10, 2020 - Posted by | . | ,

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