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Boivin | Montagnais, 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:  Quebec
  • Ethnicity:  Montagnais, Mixed-heritage: Montagnais, French
  • Associated surnames: Antoine, Basile / Bazile, Beauparlant, Bluteau,  Buckell, Claveau, Clearey / Cleary, Connelly, Dominique, Gill, Nepton, Philippe, Sioui, Verrau / Verrault.
  • Misc.:  1. The French Canadian couple Joseph Leveille and Isabelle Boivin received scrip in recognition of being among the earliest non-indigenous colonists in Red River Country. 2.  My marriage database contains both Innu Montagnais First Nations individuals as well as mixed Montagnais / French marriages as listed in a study by the Communauté Métisse du Domaine du Roy et de la Seigneurie de Mingan.  Some mixed French/Montagnais descendants self-identify as Metis (see Etienne Rivard’s discussion paper).





Chicoutimi & Saguenay  |  Ouiatchouan  (1901)

Chicoutimi & Saguenay  |  Pointe Blene  (1911)





B …  | Native – First Peoples – Metis [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


BLAN …  | Native – First Peoples – Metis [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


CARI …  | Native – First Peoples – Metis [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]


G  …  | Native – First Peoples – Metis [CDN Marriage Extracts]


PETE …  | Native – First Peoples – Metis [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]


SIMO …  | Native – First Peoples – Metis [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 Boivins of Quebec




December 30, 2020 - Posted by | . | , ,

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