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Vandal | Metis, Mixed-heritage: Cree, French | Surname Anchor Posts

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
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Mixed-heritage: Cree, French
  • Associated surnames: Allary, Beauchamps, Beauchemin, Berthelette, Boyer, Braconnier, Champagne, Charbonneau, Chatelain / Chastelain, Cyr, Delorme, Delorme, Deschamps, Desrosiers, Ducharme, Dupuis, Fisher, Frobisher, Gervais, Gladstone, Hamelin, Henry, Hughes, Huppe, Jerome, Lacerte, Lambert, Lavallee, Marcellais, Mos-es-skay-pec, Munro / Monroe, Nault,Parisien, Perreault, Plouffe, Poitras, Primeau, Pruden,Rocheleau, Ross, Samat, Savoyard, Sinclair, Skara, St. Germain, Sutherland, Thorn, Vallee, Vivier.
  • Misc.: Scroll down to External Links for some Metis Vandal biographies.



Edmonton West  |  Indian Reserve  (1921)


Provencher  |  La Broquerie e-1  (1901)  June 2021

Provencher  |  La Broquerie e-2  (1901)  June 2021

Provencher  |  La Broquerie e-3  (1901)  June 2021

Provencher  |  La Broquerie e-5   (1901)  June 2021

Provencher  |  Morris Town G (1901)   June 2021

Provencher  |  Tache (1901)  July 2021

Provencher  |  Township 8  (1911)  June 2021

Selkirk  |  Assiniboia a-2  (1901)  June 2021

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


Prince Albert  |  Townships 44   (1911)  June 2021

The Territories  |  Batoche  (1901) 

The Territories  |  Bellevue  (1901) 

The Territories  |  Devil Lake (1901)

The Territories  |  Fish Creek (1901)


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

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

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

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

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

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

HERY  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

V …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [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


Vandal, Jean-Baptiste [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Vandal, Joseph “La Pioche” [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Vandal, Pierre [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

HBC Fort Pelly (63/64), Servants/Free Traders [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Vandal, Jenna. How this woman reconnected with her Métis ancestry …  [CBC]


April 25, 2021 - Posted by | . | ,

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