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Savard | Metis, Cree, Mixed heritage: Cree, French, Montagnais | 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, Metis (ON)
  • Regions:  Alberta, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Cree, Mixed heritage: Cree, French, Montagnais
  • Associated surnames: Aubin, Beaulieu, Beaumont, Bellerose, Bisson / Besson, Bonhomme, Bouchard, Boutet, Callio / Kallio / Callehoe, Chaput, Charest, Corneau, Courtoreille, Debien / Desbiens, Delaronde, Delorme, Duchesneau, Dufour, Gagnon, Girard, Goulet, Laderoute, Lavoie, Lemieux, Mercier, Ouellet, Picard, Poulin, Riverin, St. Onge, Vallee, Verret, Vezina.
  • Misc.: – 



Edmonton | Township 61  (1911) 

Edmonton West  |  Fort Vermillion / Peace River   (1921)

The Territories  |  Egg Lake   (1901)

The Territories  |  St. Albert   (1901)

The Territories  | Spruce Grove (1901)


Algoma East  |  Killarney, Carlisle (70) (1921)   Mar 2022

Algoma West | Garden River Reserve  (1921)   Mar 2022


Chicoutimi & Saguenay  |  Bersimis (1901)

Chicoutimi & Saguenay  | St. Amedee de Peribonka  (1911)


Battleford North  |  The Territories (1901)


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

BLAN    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

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

CARI     [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [ON]

COON    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

D  ….  [CDN Marriage Extracts][QC]

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

DOKIS   [CDN Marriage Extracts]     [QC]

G …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

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

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

LAUG   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

MEGA     [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

OKAN     | CDN Marriage Extracts  [QC] 

PETE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

R … [CDN Marriage Extracts]  

SAUN    [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [AB-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

SIMO    [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [QC]

T …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]     [QC]

THOR    [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 Savards of Quebec

February 21, 2021 - Posted by | . | , ,

1 Comment »

  1. My name is Brian Savard son to maurice Savard and Francis Savard
    Grandson to James Savard
    I’m the last of 8 children my father passed away in 1975 near Clive Alberta I’m looking to find out where my father went to school as a child I need as a much information about the Savard family! As possible. I was born in 1969 I want become or at least recognized as member of the micheal band feel free to call or email thank you in advance ph- 7x8xx0xxx8x3x9x8x5x5x9 [Edit: remove xs for number]
    Or message me at briansavard1969@gmail.com


    Comment by Brian | December 1, 2021 | Reply

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