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Robillard |  Metis, Algonquin, Saulteaux, Mixed heritage | 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!


  1. Surname lists: Surname Anchor Posts, Metis (ON)
  2. Regions:  Alberta, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  3. Ethnicity:  Metis, Algonquin, Saulteaux, Mixed heritage
  4. Associated surnames:  Beauregard, Beausejour, Beads, Bell, Bellehumeur,  Blondin, Blondeau, Boutin, Cardinal, Chabot, Charette, Comtois, Courteoreille, Desjarlais, Ducharme, Duquette, Dusome, Eneshinth / Nee-shith / Tnechinsh,  Favel, Flett, George, Hamelin, Hogg / Hagg, Ispikous / Tepikous,Jolibois, Laframboise, Lagemodiere / Lagemoniere, Laliberte, Laroque, Laviolette, Magnan, Mcdonald, Nobes, Paskua, Plante, Racette, Riel, Simpson, Swan, Tanner, Trottier, Vanasse, Villebrun.
  5. Misc.: –   1. The Algonquin Robillards descend from Pierre Robillard (son of Jean-Baptiste Robillard & Olive Vanasse) and Elisabeth Boutin (daughter of Elzear Boutin & Sophie Lacroix / Tcipaiatik [Source: Jean-Guy Paquin].  2.  Hudson’s Bay Company has service records for five Robillards. Note: HBC service records relate to employees who worked in traditional indigenous territories and who may or may not have started mixed-heritage families. Scroll down to External links for more information.



Victoria  |  Fort Chipewyan (1911) 

Victoria  |  Grand Rapids (1911) 


Provencher  |  St. Boniface (N-1)  (1901)  


Battleford  |  Fond du Lac  (1911)

The Territories  | Prince Albert North (1901) 

Qu’Appelle  |  Indian Agency  (1911) 


Assiniboia East  |  Muskowpehung & File Hills  (1901)


BAST  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]   Upd. Apr 2022

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

BRAS [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

CARI   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC-SK]

COON  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]

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

DOKIS  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]

F …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB]

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

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

M … [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON|

MCCU   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

ROBE  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-ON-QC-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

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

SNOW    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]

THOR   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]

V … [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [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


Robillard, Alexis [Hudson’s Bay Company Archives]

Robillard, Baptiste [Hudson’s Bay Company Archives]

Robillard, Cuthbert [Hudson’s Bay Company Archives]

Robillard, Louis [Hudson’s Bay Company Archives]

Robillard, Pierre [Hudson’s Bay Company Archives]

April 20, 2021 - Posted by | . | , ,

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