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Dubois | Metis, Saulteaux, Ojjibwa, Chippewa, Stoney, Mixed-heritage: Montagnais, 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: Metis, Surname Anchor Posts.  
  • Regions:  Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan.
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Saulteaux, Ojjibwa, Chippewa, Stoney, Mixed-heritage: Montagnais, French
  • Associated surnames: Berthelet, Caron, Clement, Collongeard, Desjardins, Desjarlais, Dorion, Dow / Dower, Gagow, George, Ispicous, Keplat, Kippling, Kisikopiyesis, Laberge, Lapierre, Lapointe, Larence, Lariviere, Larocque, Ledoux, Morrisseau, Morand, Morin, Ogweiaw, Okwelaw, Ouellette, Parenteau, Pilon, Primeau, Savoyard, Schellin, St. Pierre / St. Peter, White, Vivier.
  • Misc.: –  1. Some Dubois anglicize their name to Wood / Woods.  2. One Red River Metis lineage descends from the couple Francois Xavier Dubois and Angelique Lariviere through their offspring: Francois Dubois (m. Madeleine Laberge), Jean Baptiste Dubois (m. Marie Laberge), Louise Dubois (m. Pierre Berthelet / Savoyard)Marguerite Dubois (m. Joseph Berthelet), Marie Dubois (m. Jean Baptiste Morin), Suzanne Dubois (m. Francois Plourde),  3.  Scroll down for External Links.





Dufferin  |  Lisgar (1901)  Upd. March 2021

Dubois in Carman Village  |  Lisgar  (1901)

Dubois in Morris  |  Provencher  (1901)

Dubois in Township 6, range 4  |  Provencher  (1911)



Michipicoten River | First Nations, Mixed (1901)  Upd. March 2021

Batchawana | Chippewa, Mixed Scottish, French (1901)  Upd. March 2021

Couchiching | Ojibway, Iroquois, Mixed: French, English (1901)  Upd. March 2021

DuBois in Sault Ste Marie  |  Algoma  (1901)

Wallbridge & Brown | Mixed (1901)  Upd.  March 2021

Wabigoon |  Thunder Bay & Rainy River  (1911)



Ouiatchouan | Chicoutimi & Saguenay (1901)



Flett Springs |  The Territories (1901) 

Gordon and Muskow-ekwum Indian Reserves  |  Humboldt  (1906) 

Muskowpehung & File Hills |  Assiniboia East  (1901) 

Dubois in Crooked Lake Indian Reserve  (1911)

Dubois in Petaquakeys Indian Reserve (1911)

Dubois in Humboldt Indian Reserve (1911)

Dubois in Qu’Appelle Indian Agency  (1911)





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


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


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


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


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


MOBE    [CDN Marriage Extracts    [Western Canada Metis Scrip]


OKAN     | CDN Marriage Extracts] [MB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]  


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


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


SAUN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [ON-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


WHE– Z   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB-North Dakota-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


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






List of Metis Surnames of Ontario

Index: The Ojibwe, Ojibway, Chippewa & Saulteaux in Canadian Census Records

Index: The Innu, Montagnais. Naskapi in Canadian Census Records

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



 A Dubois’ Maternal Roots In Kahnawake

French Canadian Pioneers: The Dubois of Quebec



Dubois Family and the Cypress Hills Metis Hunting Band [Gabriel Dumont Institute] *corrected link

Dubois, Francois Xavier [Red River Ancestry]




February 28, 2021 - Posted by | .

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