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Villebrun | Metis, Mixed-heritage: Ojibway, Cree, French | 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
  • Regions:  Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Mixed-heritage: Ojibway, Cree, French
  • Associated surnames: Attak-a-koup, Belanger, Bellerose, Berard, Braconnier, Brown, Chatelain / Chastelain, Colin / Dolan, Delorme, Ducharme, Hope, Lambert, Leine, Lepine, McCabe, Mercredi, Powder, Robillard, Sansregret, St. Cyr, Tourangeau.
  • Misc.:  1. The Red River Metis Villebruns descend from the couple Louis Plouffe dit Villebrun and an Ojibway woman Marie Anne Zhezhewgeweg. This couple’s offspring include: Antoine Villebrun (m. Archange Marcellais)Bridgitte Villebun (m. Joseph Delorme), Louis Villebrun (m. Louise Collin), Marguerite Villebrun (m. Thomas Kipling, Francois Desmarais), Therese Villebrun (m. Joseph Laverdure).  2. Scroll down for External Links.





The Territories  |  Athabaska A-1  (1901)  June 2021

Victoria  |  Fort Chipewyan (1911)  June 2021

Victoria  |  Grand Rapids (1911)  June 2021



Provencher  |  Ile des Chenes  (1901)

Provencher  |  Ritchot (1911)



The Territories  |  Battleford North (1901)

Saskatchewan District  |  Villebruns in Battleford  (1906)

Saskatchewan District  |  Villebruns in Qu’Appelle (1906)

Unorganized Territories  |  Athabaska (1901)





BAST  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]


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


BRAS   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]


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


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


DOKIS   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]


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


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


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


PIGE  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]


V …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-MB-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



Villebrun, Louis  [Red River Ancestry]

Villebrun, Marie Louise, daughter of Villebrun & Sinclair, Catherine (Image)  [Gabriel Dumont Institute]






February 24, 2021 - Posted by | . |

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