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Ledoux | Metis, American Indian, Cree, Mixed-heritage: Cree, | Surname Anchor Post

Index:  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.


  • Regions:  
    • Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  
    • Metis, American Indian, Cree, Mixed-heritage: Cree, French
  • Associated surnames: 
    • Allard, Azure, Beauchamps, Belanger, Bellegarde, Branconnier / Braconnier, Breland, Chartrand, Colliche, Couture / Lacouture, Desjarlais, Desrochers, Dubois, Ducharme, Dumont / Gayse, Fagnant, Falcon, Fisher, Fleury, Gervais, Gladu, Gonneville, Gray Eyes, Houle, Klyne, Lafournaise, Laframboise, Larocque, Langer / Laugen, La Sauteause, Lerat / Pitwewekijik, Lingan,  Mallette, Morand, Nabese, Obomsawin / Robert, Oskaissis, Parenteau, Pettitoo, Piche, Poitras, Quinn, Richard, Roussin / Roussain, Short, Thomas, Wells.
  • Misc.:  
    • 1. French Canadian couple Jean Baptiste / Pierre Ledoux and Saulteaux First Nations woman Madeleine are the founding couple of one Metis lineage in Red River county. their offspring included: Antoine Ledoux (m. Marie Falcon), Eusebe Ledoux (m. Suzanne Bonneau, Louise Desjarlais), Jean Baptiste Ledoux (m. Francoise Lacouture), Pierre Ledoux (m. Suzanne Short, Marie Desjarlais).
    • 2. The 1885 North-West Resistance by the Metis and the Cree, Kainai, Piikani, Saulteaux and Siksika peoples took place against a backdrop of starvation, broken treaties and encroachment by new settlers in Saskatchewan and Alberta. The resistance fighters eventually lost and Canada’s federal government asserted its control over the area.   A dozen Metis Ledouxs (or their spouses) were  involved in the Resistance. They were: Alexis Ledoux (m. Clemence Fleury), Catherine Ledoux (m. Maxime Dubois), Euphrosine Ledoux (m. Antoine Allard), Flavie Ledoux (m. Baptiste Bousquet), Francoise Ledoux (m. Bazile Gervais), Helene Ledoux (m. Vital Dumont dit Cayole),     [Source: Veterans and Families of the 1885  Northwest Resistance, Lawrence Barkwell, Louis Riel Institute]. See External Links below for more information.
    • .



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

Selkirk  |  St. Francois-Xavier N-2   (1901)  

Selkirk  |  St. Francois-Xavier N-3   (1901) 

Unorganized Territories  |  Marquette S-6 (1901) 


Prince Albert  |  Petaquakeys I.R.  (1911)  

The Territories  |  Carleton Agency  (1901)

The Territories  | Duck Lake  (1901)



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

BAST   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

BLAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]

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

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

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

F …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB-SK]

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

GIRO  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]

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

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

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

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

MOBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts   [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

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

O …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

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

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

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

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



French Canadian Pioneers: The Ledouxs of Quebec



Ledoux, Daniel [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Ledoux, Jean Baptiste / Pierre  [Red River Ancestry]

North-West Resistance [The Canadian Encyclopedia]

Veterans and Families of the 1885  Northwest Resistance [Louis Riel Institute]



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