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Pilon | Metis, Algonquin, Mixed-heritage: Cree, French | Surname Anchor Post

Upd. Nov 2021

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 PostsMetis (ON)
  • Regions:  Manitoba, Quebec, Saskatchewan
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Algonquin, Mixed-heritage: Cree, French
  • Associated surnames: Allan, Amyotte, Berger, Budge, Cadotte, Charlesbois, Chambers,  Chawanipinesi, Coleman, Dole / Dowell, Ducharme, Dubois, Dumas, Dupuis, Francois, Frobisher, Gendron, Harkness, Hebert, Lacroix, Laderoute, Lafreniere, Lamirande, Lamure, Lariviere, Lejour, Letendre, L’Hirondelle / L’Hyrondelle, McDougall, Midassobinens, Mijaki,  Parenteau, Poudrier, Steven / Stephen / Etienne, St. Germain.
  • Misc.: – The Algonquin Pilons descend from Abraham Pilon and his Oka wife Marie Josephte Francois / Kakwabit / Otaianjiakwe [Source: Jean-Guy Paquin].



Provencher  |  Ritchot (1901)  

Provencher  |  Ritchot h-1 (1911)  

Provencher  |  Ritchot h-3 (1901)

Provencher  |  Township 5  (1911)  


Nipissing  |  Mattawan Town 0(1)-1  (1901)


Deux-Montagnes  |  Mission de L’Annunciation  (1852)


The Territories  |  Batoche  (1901) 

The Territories  |  Duck Lake  (1901)


AION   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]

BENA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]

C …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] 

CARI   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]

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

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

H …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

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

LAHO  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]

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

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

MICE  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

PIGE  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB-ND-ON-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


French Canadian Pioneers: The Pilons of Quebec


Dumas, Christine, wife of Pilon, Raymond Barthelemi  [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

April 24, 2021 - Posted by | . | ,

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