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Jourdain | Metis, Montagnais, Mixed-heritage: Montagnais, Ojibway | Surname Anchor Post

Index:  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.


  • Regions:  
    • Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  
    • Metis, Montagnais, Ojibway, Mixed-heritage: Montagnais, French
  • Associated surnames:
    • Alcros, Allan, Andre, Ashini, Athanase,  Bacon, Basile, Bear, Begin, Bektla, Belleau, Bellefleur (Upd. 2023), Bilodeau, Blacksmith, Bouchard, Bruce, Cadreau, Calder, Cardinal, Carotte / Karote, Carquois, Cleary, Connely, Cote, Delaruelle, Deschambeault, Desterres, Dubois, Dufour, Etaukuney, Etienne, Flett, Gagne, Germain, Guimond, Hervieux, Janet, Kennedy, Kenney, Kurtness, Lafleur, Laliberte, Langis, Launiere, Levesque, L’Ours, Mainville, Manigouche, Marc, McCallum, McKay, McKenzie, McNicoll, McPherson, Meskina, Metow, Michel, Moreau, Morin, Napess, Nicholas, Nishkatan, Nokutash, Oguis, Pelletier, Picard, Pikoteleigan, Pilot, Pinette, Raphael McNicoll, Robertson, Rousselot, Simeon, Stantense, Stevenson, St. Onge, Thirnish, Thomas, Tshikanapesh, Umphreville, Vachon, Verreault, Vollant, Xavier.
  • Misc.: –  
    • 1. Jourdain is sometimes an anglicized version of Jordan.
    • 2. Scroll down to External Links for information about the Quebec Jordans who integrated with Quebec’s First Nations through the Montagnais woman, Agnes Simeon.
    • 3. The Ontario Metis Association recognizes a Metis Jourdain line through the couple Simon Akamakamig Jourdain and Archange Mainville and their descendants:  Antoine Jourdain (m. Sara Sanderson),  Isabelle Marie Jourdain (m. William Morrisseau),  Jean Baptiste Jourdain (m. Sarah Guimond),  Joseph Jourdain (m. Angelique Sauteuse),  Marie Anne Jourdain (m. Rory Rodrigue McPherson),  Pierriche Jourdain (m. May Ann Sinclair),  Simon Jourdain (m. Julie Saulteuse),  Virginie Jourdain (m. Nicholas Mainville)




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

Provencher  |  Jourdains in 47 Part of St. Vital (1911)    


Algoma  |  Couchiching  (1901) 

Algoma  |  Rat Portage & Savanne Agency XX-2  (1901)  

Algoma West  |  Garden River I.R. (1) (1911)

Fort William and Rainy River | Indian Reserves  (1921)  

Thunder Bay and Rainy River  |  Sturgeon Lake (1901)

Thunder Bay and Rainy River  |  Sturgeon Lake (1911)   


Chicoutimi & Saguenay   |  Unorg. Terr.  (1881)

Chicoutimi and Saguenay  |  Bersimis  (1901)

Chicoutimi and Saguenay  |  Bersimis Escoumins  (1921)

Chicoutimi and Saguenay  |  Mingan, Riviere-aux-Grimmes  (1921)

Chicoutimi and Saguenay  |  Moisie  (1901)

Chicoutimi and Saguenay  |  Moisie Letellier  (1921)

Chicoutimi and Saguenay  |  Ouiatchouan  (1901)

Chicoutimi and Saguenay  |  Pointe Blene  (1911)

Chicoutimi and Saguenay  |  Sept Iles  (1911)

Chicoutimi and Saguenay  |  St. Amedee de Peribonka  (1911)

Jourdains in Saint-Michel-de-Mistassini, Dolbeau, Racine & Dalmas (1901) 


The Territories  |  La Corne  (1901) 


Unorganized Territories  |  Athabaska A-8  (1901)  



AION    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON-SK]

ANAH     [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

ASAI    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

B …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

BAST   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [ON-QC]

BENA    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

BLAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

C …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  

CARI    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

COON   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

DELM    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

DOKIS    [CDN Marriage Extracts]    

E  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

F  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [ON]

G  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON-QC]

H  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

JACQ    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [ON-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

KANA    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

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

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

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

M …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [ON-QC]

MCCU   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON-QC-SK]

MEGA    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

MOBE    [CDN Marriage Extracts  [QC-SK]

N …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

NICH   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

O …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]

P  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  

PETE    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

PIGE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

R  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

ROBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

SAUN    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

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

ST. ..   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

THOR    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

U  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

V  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

WHEE – Z    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]



French Canadian Pioneers: The Jourdains of Quebec



Louis Jourdain and Family, image [Gabriel Dumont Institute] 

North Dept. Servants’ Engagement Registers [Hudson’s Bay Company] 

Treaty Three Metis [Gabriel Dumont Institute] 

The Metis of Fort Francis (pg. 201 …)  [Metis Nation] 

Jordon (Jourdain), Charles Jr. [Hudson’s Bay Archives]

Jordan (Jourdain), Charles Sr. [Hudson’s Bay Archives] 



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