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Vincent | Metis, Abenaki, Algonquin, Cree, Huron, Iroquois, Ojibway, Otchipas, 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!






  • Surname lists: Surname Anchor Posts, Metis (ON), Wabanaki
  • Regions:  Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Abenaki, Algonquin, Cree, Huron, Iroquois, Ojibway, Otchipas (NWT), Saulteaux, Mixed-heritage
  • Associated surnames:  Abenaquis, Amyot, Ariwakenha, Bastien, Belleau, Belle / Bell,  Benedict, Bennett, Black, Blondeau, Chambers, Chausse, Coulombe, Couteaucasse / Kase, Cowand, Dahl, Diabo / D’Ailleboust, Dejean, Delaglade, Donaghue, Falardeau, Fraser, Gabodin, Galarneau, Gibeault, Ginin-Gijig, Gladman, Groslouis, Guimond, Jacob / Jacobs, Jawanagwan Bitanakwad, Jean, Jawanagwan Bitanakwas, Jimagan, Johnson, Kaientahronkwen, Kanakorethat, Kahentiiostha, Kanenhare, Karakwine, Kassennanoron, Kawennaren, Keuninchx, Labrash / Labranche, Lafreniere, Laveau, Leduc, Mackell / Kapeia / Kapeya, Maheux, Mailloux, McGregor, McComber, McIvor, Mercier, Meunier, Misosikwe / Mosikse,  Mississaugwe, Mitchell, Montagnais, Montour, Nicholson, Nikaianaa, Nioherasha, Ojawashkobiness, Ondiaraete, Oneratakenrat, Oniaktatie, Onienkohton, Otsitsiatakwente, Ozawabanokwe, Petit Etienne, Phillips, Picard, Pierre, Provost, Regis, Rice, Richardson, Romain, Rose, Rufiange / Champagne, Roy, Sagadjiwegijig, Seymour, Shemaghan / Shemogan, Simon, Sioui, Slater, Steward, Tait,  Tehanonkionitha, Tekanotatirhon, Teionerat, Teioronhiakanere, Teiorote, Tew, Thomas, Tiorakose, Tikos, Truthwaite, Wabigan, Wajakamianokwe.
  • Misc.:  1. One line of recognized Metis Vincents descends from the couple Thomas Vincent and Jane Renton through their offfspring:  John Vincent (Charlotte Thomas), Harriet Vincent (David Ramsay Stewart, George Gladman), Elizabeth Vincent (Jacob Truthwaite) and Jane Vincent (Edward Chambers).    2.  Scroll down for several Metis, fur-trader and Huron Vincent biographies as well as some interesting Gladman/Vincent family ethnographic notes.






Selkirk |  Clandeboye Agency  (1911)

Selkirk  | Fisher River I.R.   (1911)



Algoma  |  Couchiching  (1901)  

Algoma East  |  Chapleau I.R.   (1911)

Algoma East  | Gore Bay I.R.  (1911)

Thunder Bay & Rainy River  |  Lake Savant  (1911)



Chateauguay  |  Sault St. Louis  (1901)

Deux-Montagnes  |  L’Annonciation  (1901)

Deux-Montagnes  |  Oka I.R.  | (1911)

Deux-Montagnes  | L’Annociation, Oka I.R. | (1921)

Laprairie & Napierville  |  Sault St. Louis  (1911)

Laprairie-Napierville  |  Caughnawaga I.R.   (1921)

Nicolet-Yamaska  |  St-Thomas-de-Pierreville  (1881)

Pontiac  |  Unorganized Territory / Moose Factory (1901)

Wright  |  Maniwaki I.R., Kitigan, Zibi  (1911)



Northwest Territories  |  Martins Falls   (1911)

Northwest Territories  |  Split Lake   (1911)

Unorganized Territories  |  Keewatin  C-4  (1901)

Unorganized Territories  |  Keewatin C7   (1901)





BENA    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


BLAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


CARI    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   


COON   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


D …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


DELM    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


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


G  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [ON]


J …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [QC]


KASA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


L  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


MARB   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


MEGA    [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [QC]


MICE    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


MOBE    [CDN Marriage Extracts   [QC]


NICH   [CDN Marriage Extracts]    


PETE    [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [QC]


PIGE  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


R  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


ROBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [ON]


S …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [QC]


SAUN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


SIMO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


SNOW   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   


T …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


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


V  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [MB-ON-QC-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 Vincents of Quebec

Canadien (Big John) & McComber of Kahnawake



Vincent, James [HBC Archives]

Vincent, John [HBC Archives]

Vincent, John Jr. [HBC Archives]

Vincent, Ignace-Nicolas aka Tsaouenhohoui,  [Dictionary of Canadian Biography] 

Vincent, Thomas (Red River Ancestry]

Vincent, Thomas III  [Gabriel Dumont Institute]


Gladman/Vincent Family, pg. 11,12,15,20 [The Dorothy Grant Collections …].  Cached pdf at Google –  search with the following term: “The Dorothy Grant Collections – Journals at Carleton University ojs.library.carleton.ca › article › download”




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