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Paul | Metis, Abenaki, Iroquois, Malecite, Mi’kmaq, Chippewa | 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 PostsIroquois,  Metis (ON),  Wabanaki
  • Regions:  AB-BC-MB-NB-NS-ON-PEI-QC-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Abenaki, Iroquois, Malecite, Mi’kmaq, Chippewa
  • Associated surnames:   (a) Abram, Acquin, Adam / Fagnant, Allan, Andrew, Aronhiawakon / Jacobs, Arpin, Athanase, Atwin, Augustine  (b) Badger, Bacon, Barnabe / Barnaby, Bartiboque, Bear, Beaubien / Kaheraien, Beaulieu, Beauvais, Beaver, Belcourt,Benedict,  Bernard, Bernard / Atemakekat, Betle, Bigwiind, Bluteau, Bonspille, Boucher (Boucher ?), Boudreau, Briand / Brillant, Brooks, Budd   (c) Cadotte, Campbell, Canape, Cardinal, Caron, Carruthers, Cathy, Charlie, Chartrand, Clover, Cloud, Collard, Collins, Cook, Cooloo, Cooper, Copage, Cope, Courtoie, Cross, Cubbo, Cyr   (d) Dauphinais, Dedam, Delauniere, Denny, Deschamps, Desgagne, Desjardins, Denny, Deveau, Dicaire, Dick, Duchesne / Duchene, Dumont   (e) Edward, Ennis, Ester  (f) Fagnant / Adam, Fitzgerald, Flett, Fortin, Frances / Francis, Frank, Freeman  (g) Gaucher, Genish / Guinish / Ginnish,  Gervais, Gill, Gladu, Glaude / Gloade, Googoo, Gouger, Gourley, Grant   (h) Hadley, Hamm / Hammon / Hammond, Harvey, Hervieux, Hood, House, Howe, Hundred   (i) Ignace, Ignatius   (j) Jack, James, Jerome, Jimmie, Joe, Johnson, Jones, Joseph  (k) Kawakendo, Knockwood, Kuatlemate   (l) Labrador, Lajoie, Lambert, Landry, Laplante, Laporte, Launiere, Laurent,  Lebaucon, Leclerc, Lee, Leron, Lockwood   (m) Makawaski, Marble, Marine, Masson, Maurice, Megis, Metallic, Meuse, Miachees, Miskwadas / Misquades, Mitchell  / Tsionaktiio. Montreuil, Morris, Morrison / Morrisson, Moreau, Muise, Murphy  (n) Nepton, Niel / Neil, Nocoute, Nolet / Wawanolett  (o) Obomsawin, Ouellette  (p) Page, Parent, Paquette, Pasteo, Peters, Petters, Phillip / Phillips, , Picton / Pictou, Pierre, Pigtow / Pigto, Polchies / Polchas / Polches, Powder, Prisk, Prosper   (r) Rain, Rainville, Rayon, Robert Obomsawin, Robertson, Rocheblanc, Romain  (s) Sabatiis, Sack, Sacobie, Sappier, Sark / Sarke, Saulis / Solis, Saunders, Savard, Simon, Sioui, Skeene, Smith, Sock, Stuart  (t) Thanass, Thary Paul, Thom, Thomas, Thorn, Timothy,  Tomah, Toney, Vallee, Vivier   (w) Walkem, Weoush / Wioush, Williams, Wilmot, Wilson  (z) 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) 

Edmonton Indian Reserve 133 | (1906)  

Edmonton Indian Reserve 134 | (1906) 

Victoria  |  Grand Rapids (1911)  June 2021


Aboriginal Agencies  |  Kootenay Agency  (1901)

Aboriginal Agencies  |  Fraser Agency B-3  (1901) 

New Westminster  |  Dewdney C-10   (1901) 

New Westminster  |  Dewdney C-10   (1901)  

Vancouver  |  Cowichan Agency  (1901) 

Yale  |  Cariboo   (1901) 


Macdonald  |  Carman  (1901)  June 2021

Selkirk  |  Posen  (1901)  June 2021

Selkirk  |  St. Francois-Xavier n-1 (1901)  June 2021


Gloucester  |  Bathurst I.R. Reserve   (1921)

Kings  |  Norton    (1901)

Kent  |  Richibucto    (1921)

Kent  |  Weldford    (1901)

Kent  |  Weldford   (1911)

Northumberland  |  Alnwick    (1901)

Northumberland  |  Alnwick    (1911)

Northumberland  |  North Esk  June 2021

Westmorland  |  Moncton    (1911)

Westmorland  |  Fort Folly I.R.   (1921)

York  |  Kingsclear F-1  (1901)  July 2021


Annapolis | Lequille (1901)

Annapolis  |  Lequille  (1911)  June 2021

Antigonish |  Indian Reserve (1911)

Cape Breton  | Grand Narrows (1901)

Cape Breton North-Victoria | Middle River I.R, (1911)

Cape Breton North-Victoria | North Indian Reserve (1911)

Cumberland  |  Diligent River (1901)  June 1911

Cumberland  |  Diligent River |  (1911)  June 2021

Digby | St. Bernard (1901)

Digby | Bear River (1911)

Guysborough  |  Isaac Harbour  (1901)  June 2021

Cole Harbour | Mi’kmaq (1901)  June 2021

Halifax  |  Thirteen Mile House (1901)  June 2021

Halifax  |  Upper Musquodoboit  (1901)  June 2021

Halifax  |  Gays River and Dutch Settlement  (1911)  June 2021

Hants  |  Douglas & Falmouth I.R.  (1911)

Hants  |  Shubenacadie 0-1  (1901)  June 2021

Inverness | West Bay (1901)

Kings  |  Cornwallis  (1911) 

Pictou | Fisher Grant (1901)

Pictou  |  Pauls in Little Harbour    (1901)

Pictou |  Pictou Indian Reserve (1911)

Shelburne & Queens  |  Little Harbour  (1901)  June 2021

Shelburne & Queens  |  Milton (1901)

Richmond | Red Islands I.R, (1911)

Victoria  |  Pauls in Little Narrows North  (1901)


Queens  | Lot 36 e-1  (1901)  July 2021


Algoma  |  Couchiching  (1901)  

Algoma  |  John Island  (1901)   May 2021

Bruce North  |  Albermarle  (1901) 

Nipissing  |  Collins Inlet  (1901) 


Prince  |  Prince West (1901)

Prince  |  Indian Reserve (1921)

Queen’s West Lot 65 h-1 (1901)  July 2021


Bonaventure  |  Mann & Restigouche    (1901)

Bonaventure  |  Restigouche  (1911)

Chateauguay  |  Sault St. Louis  (1901)

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

Huntingdon |  St. Regis  (1901)

Pontiac  |  Timiskaming   (1901) 

Yamaska  |  St-Francois  (1901)

Yamaska  |  St Francois R, Odanak   (1921)


Prince Albert  |  Cumberland House 41  June 2021

The Territories  |  Willowbunch   (1901)  May 2021


Unorganized Territories  |  Athabaska a-2  (1901)  June 2021

Unorganized Territories  |  Athabaska  a-4  (1901) 

Unorganized Territories  |  Keewatin C-6  (1901)   June 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]



Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists


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


Paul, Bernard [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Paul, Elzear [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

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