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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: Metis, Surname Anchor Posts
  • 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.: – 





Mountain Mill |  The Territories  (1901)

Victoria  | Townships 52  (1911)  March 2021

Victoria |  townships 66 (1911)  March 2021



Gervais in Macdonald  |  Selkirk  (1901)



Egg Lake |  The Territories  (1901)

Gervais in Batoche  |  The Territories  (1901)

Gervais in Fish Creek  |  The Territories  (1901)

Gervais in  Townships 44  |  Prince Albert  (1911)





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


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






List of Metis Surnames of Ontario

Index: The Cree in Canadian Census Records

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



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

French Canadian Pioneers: The Gervais of Quebec




January 3, 2021 - Posted by | . |

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