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Dedam | Mi’kmaq, Cree, Chippewa, Malecite | 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 PostsWabanaki
  • Regions:  New Brunswick, Quebec
  • Ethnicity: Mi’kmaq, Cree, Chippewa, Malecite
  • Associated surnames:  Agoune / Agoon, Arguimeau, Arsenault, Augustine, Barnabe, Bartibogue, Basque, Bernard, Caplan, Catpat / Quatpattes,  Clare / Claire, Condo, Francis, Gedeon, Germain, Ginnish / Genish, Isaac, Jacques, Jeannot / Jeanotte, Jerome, John, John Baptiste, Joachim, Joseph, Julien,  Labauve, Labillois, Laroque / Larocque, Leblanc, Legorgendiere, Levy / Levi, Marchand, Marcoux, Martin, Metallic, Methot, Michel, Miller, Neagleson, Nicholas, Paul, Pekiere, Peter Paul, Peters, Pienewit, Pominville, Renon, Ritchie, Samson, Sappier, Simon, Sock, Sook, Tawa, Vicaire, Vincenso, Ward, Wiouche / Wyouche.
  • Misc.:  1. Common surname variations (in the records) include Dedame and Dadam.  2. Dedam appears in the University of Cape Breton’s list of Common Mi’kmaw surnames for New Brunswick.



Carleton  |  Woodstock I.R.  (1911)

Gloucester  |  Bathurst A-1   (1901)

Kent  | Richibucto  (1921)

Kent  |  Weldford  (1901)

Kent | Weldford (1911)

Kings  |  Norton  (1901)

Northumberland  |  Alnwick  (1901)

Northumberland  |  Alnwick Parish  (1911)

Restigouche  |  Dalhousie   (1911)

York  |  South Western Division (1911)

York-Sunbury | Fredericton |  St.Mary’s, Kingsclearr (1921)


Bonaventure, Mann (1881)   Jan 2022

Bonaventure  |  Mann & Restigouche (1901)

Bonaventure | Mann I.R.  (1921)

Bonaventure  |  Maria  (1901)

Bonaventure  | Maria I.R.   (1921)

Bonaventure  |  Restigouche  (1911)

Gaspe | Gaspe Bay South  (1881)  Jan 2022

Pontiac  |  Timiskaming  (1901)


A …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

ANAH    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

ASAI   [CDN Marriage Extracts]

B …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

BENA    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

C …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

CARI  [CDN Marriage Extracts]

D …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB-QC]

F …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

G …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

I …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

JACQ    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

LAHO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

LESO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [NB]

MARB …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

MEGA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

MICE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

NICH   [CDN Marriage Extracts]

P …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

PETE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

PIGE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

R  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [NB]

S …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]

SIMO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

SNOW  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

T …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

V  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

WHE– Z   [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


Dedam, Simon, songs  [Gtapegiaqann / Songs]

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