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Paul | Metis, Abenaki, Iroquois, Mi’kmaq, Chippewa | 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, Iroquois, WabanakiSurname Anchor Posts.  
  • Regions:  AB-BC-MB-NB-NS-ON-QC-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Abenaki, Iroquois, Mi’kmaq, chippewa
  • Associated surnames:  Abram, Acquin, Adam / Fagnant, Allan, Andrew, Aronhiawakon / Jacobs, Arpin, Athanase, Atwin, Augustine, Badger, Bacon, Barnabe / Barnaby, Bartiboque, Bear, Beaubien / Kaheraien,Beauvais, Beaver, Belcourt,Benedict,  Bernard, Bernard / Atemakekat, Betle, Bigwiind, Bluteau, Bonspille, Boucher (Boucher ?), Boudreau, Briand / Brillant, Brooks, Budd, Cadotte, Campbell, Canape, Cardinal, Caron, Carruthers, Cathy, Charlie, Chartrand, Clover, Cloud, Collard, Collins, Cook, Cooloo, Cooper, Copage, Cope, Courtoie, Cross, Cubbo, Cyr, Dauphinais, Dedam, Delauniere, Denny, Deschamps, Desgagne, Desjardins, Denny, Deveau, Dicaire, Dick, Duchesne / Duchene, Dumont, Edward, Ennis, Ester, Fagnant / Adam, Fitzgerald, Flett, Fortin, Frances / Francis, Frank, Freeman, Gaucher, Genish / Guinish / Ginnish,  Gervais, Gill, Gladu, Glaude / Gloade, Googoo, Gouger, Gourley, Grant, Hadley, Hamm / Hammon / Hammond, Harvey, Hervieux, Hood, House, Howe, Hundred, Ignace, Ignatius, Jack, James, Jerome, Jimmie, Joe, Johnson, Jones, Joseph, Kawakendo, Knockwood, Kuatlemate, Labrador, Lajoie, Lambert, Laplante, Laporte, Launiere, Laurent,  Lebaucon, Leclerc, Lee, Leron, Lockwood, Makawaski, Marble, Marine, Masson, Maurice, Megis, Metallic, Meuse, Miachees, Miskwadas / Misquades, Mitchell  / Tsionaktiio. Montreuil, Morris, Morrison / Morrisson, Moreau, Muise, Murphy, Nepton, Niel / Neil, Nocoute, Nolet / Wawanolett, Obomsawin, Ouellette, Page, Parent, Paquette, Pasteo, Peters, Petters, Phillip / Phillips, , Picton / Pictou, Pierre, Pigtow / Pigto, Polchies / Polchas / Polches, Powder, Prisk, Prosper, Rain, Rainville, Rayon, Robert Obomsawin, Robertson, Rocheblanc, Romain, Sabatiis, Sack, Sacobie, Sappier, Sark / Sarke, Saulis / Solis, Saunders, Savard, Simon, Sioui, Skeene, Smith, Sock, Stuart, Thanass, Thary Paul, Thom, Thomas, Thorn, Timothy,  Tomah, Toney, Vallee, Vivier, Walkem, Weoush / Wioush, Williams, Wilmot, Wilson, Zace.
  • Misc.:   1. See External Links below for two western Metis Pauls.  2. The following surnames are also included in these links: Paull, Paul Denis, Paul Hannis, Paul Hus, Paul St. Math / St. Matte, Peter Paul, Thary Paul.





Edmonton Indian Reserve 125 | (1906)  April 2021

Edmonton Indian Reserve 133 | (1906)  April 2021 

Edmonton Indian Reserve 134 | (1906)  April 2021



Cariboo |  Yale  (1901)  March 2021

Dewdney C-10 |  New Westminster  (1901)  March 2021

Kamloops Indian Agency |  Yale & Caribou (1911)  March 2021

Kootenay Agency | Aboriginal Agencies (1901)  March 2021

Fraser Agency B-3 |  Aboriginal Agencies (1901)  March 2021

Cowichan | Salish, Mixed (1901)  March 2021



Alnwick  |  Northumberland   (1901)

Norton  |  Kings  (1901)

Weldford  |  Kent  (1901)

Weldford  |  Kent (1911)

Alnwick  | Northumberland   (1911)

Moncton  |  Westmorland  (1911)

Bathurst I.R. Reserve  |  Gloucester  (1921)

Richibucto  |  Kent  (1921)

Fort Folly I.R.  | Westmorland (1921)



Pauls in Lequille  |  Annapolis  (1901)

Pauls in Cole Harbour  |  Halifax  (1901)

Pauls in Diligent River  |  Cumberland (1901)

Pauls in Fisher Grant  |  Pictou  (1901)

Pauls in Gays River  |  Halifax  (1901)

Pauls in Grand Narrows  |  Cape Breton  (1901)

Pauls in Isaac Harbour  |  Guysborough  (1901)

Pauls in Little Bras d’Or  |  Cape Breton  (1901)

Pauls in Little Harbour  |  Pictou  (1901)

Pauls in Little Narrows North  |  Victoria (1901)

Pauls in Milton  |  Shelburne & Queens  (1901)

Pauls in Red Islands  |  Richmond  (1901)

Pauls in St. Bernard  |  Digby  (1901)

Pauls in Thirteen Mile House  |  Halifax  (1901)

Pauls in Upper Musquodoboit  |  Halifax  (1901)

Pauls in West Bay  |  Inverness  (1901)


Cornwallis |  Kings (1911) 

Pauls in Bear River  |  Digby  (1911)

Pauls in Cape-Breton Reserve  |  Cape Breton North-Victoria  (1911)

Pauls in Diligent River  |  Cumberland  (1911)

Pauls in Douglas & Falmouth Indian Reserve  (1911)

Pauls in Gays River & Dutch Settlement  |  Halifax  (1911)

Pauls in Indian Reserve  |  Pictou  (1911)

Pauls in Lequille |  Annapolis  (1911)

Pauls in Micmac Indian Reserve  |  Antigonish  (1911)

Pauls in Middle River Indian Reserve  |  Cape Breton North-Victoria  (1911)

Pauls in Red Islands  |  Richmond  (1911)



Albermarle | Chippewa (1901)  Upd. March 2021

Collins Inlet |  Nipissing (1901)  March 2021

Couchiching | Ojib., Iroq., Mixed: Fr., Eng. (1901)  March 2021



PEI | Prince | Prince West (1901)

PEI  | Prince | Indian Reserve (1921)



Sault St. Louis |  Chateauguay (1901)

Mann & Restigouche  |  Bonaventure  (1901)

St-Francois | Yamaska (1901)

Huntingdon |  St. Regis |  Huntingdon (1901)

L’Annociation Oka I.R. |   Deux Montanges (1921)

Restigouche |  Bonaventure (1911)

St Francois R, Odanak| Yamaska  (1921)

Timiskaming  |  Pontiac (1901)  March 2021



Athabaska | Cree, Beaver, First Nations, Mixed: French, Scottish (1901)  April 2021





ANAH   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC]


ASAI    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB-QC]


B …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB-QC]


BAST   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [NB-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


BLAN    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC-QC]


BRAS   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [NS-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


C …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


CARI   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB-BC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


CLOU   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-NB-NS-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


COON   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NS-QC]


D  ….   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [NB-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


DELM   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB-QC]


DOKIS     [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


F  ….  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-NB-NS-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


GIRO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB-NS-Western Canada Metis]


HERY   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NS]


I ….    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC]


J …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC]


JACQ     [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [NB-NS-ON]


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


KASA  … [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NS]


L  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NS]


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


LAUG   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


LESO [CDN Marriage Extracts] [NB]


M …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB]


MARB   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NS]


MEGA    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


MICE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


MOBE    [CDN Marriage Extracts  [NS-ON-QC]


N …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


NICH   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [NB-NS-QC]


O …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


OKAN    | CDN Marriage Extracts  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]


P  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB-BC-MB-NB-NS-ON-QC-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


ROBE     [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


S … [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB-NS]


SAUN  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON-QC]


SIMO  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [NB-QC]


SNOW   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [NB]


THAN  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB-NS-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


THOR  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB-NS]


V  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]


W  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB-NS-QC]






List of Metis Surnames of Ontario

List of Iroquois Confederacy Surnames (ON, QC)

List of Wabanaki Confederacy Surnames (NB, NS, PEI, QC)

Index: The Iroquois Confederacy in Canadian Census Records

Index: The Mi’kmaq in Canadian Census Records

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



Many Seek Honors (1931) | Surnames:  … Paul, Standup, Skye, Williams



Paul, Bernard

Paul, Elzear






February 19, 2021 - Posted by | . |

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