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Roussin | Metis, Iroquois, 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 by no way complete!


  • Surname lists: Surname Anchor PostsMetis (ON)
  • Regions:  Alberta, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Iroquois, Mixed-heritage: Cree, Iroquois, French
  • Associated surnames:  Arosen, Beaulieu, Berard, Berthelet, Blue, Boyer, Caron, Cataford, Cayole, Courchene, Delorme, Diciare / Dicker, Dumont, Houde, Kaienton, Karenharonksas, Kekekons, Kinawabe, Lafleche, Laframboise, Ledoux, McLeod, Moore, Sherlock, St. Pierre, Richer, Saveret, Tchingochkoteewekwe, Tewennitoken, Tewisha / Tiwesha, , Thomas, Turner, Young
  • Misc.:  Roussain is an alternate spelling of the Roussin surname.



Provencher  |  La Broquerie  (1901) 

Provencher  |  Roussins in Tonwship 8   (1911)


Deux Montagnes | L’Annonciation  (1881)   Jan 2022

Deux Montagnes  |  L’Annonciation (1901)

Deux Montagnes  |  Oka I.R.  (1911)

Deux Montagnes  |  Oka I.R.   (1921)


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

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

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

DELM   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   

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

K  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

KASA     [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

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

LAUG     [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB]

ROBE    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]   Roussain, Roussin

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

T …    [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 Roussins of Quebec

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