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Gervais | Metis, Cree, Mixed-heritage: Cree, 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, Metis (ON)
  • Regions:  Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Cree, Mixed-heritage: Cree, French
  • Associated surnames:  Bonneau, Boyer, Bruyere, Cardinal, Cousineau, Delorme, Desmarais, Dusome, Fagnant, Fidler / Fedleur, Laboucane, Lacroix, Lafontaine, Laplante, Larocque, Laallee, Lawn, Ledoux, Leveille, Martin, McGillis, Melancon, Page, Parenteau, Paul, Pigeau / Pigeon, Rainville, Romain, Ross, Sansregret, Slater, St. Mathe, Swan,Taylor, Tourond, Vandale.
  • Misc.: – 



The Territories  |  Mountain Mill   (1901)

Victoria  | Townships 52  (1911)

Victoria |  Townships 66 (1911)


Selkirk  |  Gervais in Macdonald    (1901)


Townships 44 | Chippewa, Cree (1911)  June 2021

Prince Albert  |  Gervais in  Townships 44  (1911)

The Territories  |  Batoche  (1901)  May 2021

The Territories  |  Egg Lake   (1901)

The Territories  |  Fish Creek  (1901)  newly indexed


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

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

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

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

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

LESO    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

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

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

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

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

ROBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]

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

SIMO    [CDN Marriage Extracts]

THOR   [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


They Passed Through Kahnawake: J. Gervais and C. Lemire

French Canadian Pioneers: The Gervais of Quebec


HBC Fort Pelly (63/64), Servants/Free Traders [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

January 3, 2021 - Posted by | . | ,

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