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Leduc | Metis, Cree, 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!


  • Regions:  
    • Alberta, Quebec, Saskatchewan
  • Ethnicity:  
    • Metis, Cree, Mixed-heritage: French
  • Associated surnames:  
    • Atchabew, Brissette, Callahan / Callaghan, Cote, Dean / Deau, Fagnant, Gendron, Marchildon, Murphy, Perrault, Simon / Cimon, Vincent.
  • Misc.: – 
    • 1. The Metis Nation of Ontario recognizes Thomas Leduc and Marie Callahan as the Ancestor Couple for one line of Metis Leducs. Their offspring included: Edward Leduc (partnered with Philomene Dean), Henriette Marguerite Leduc (m. Edouard Perrault) and Marie Anne Leduc (m. Louis Marchildon).
    • 2. (excerpt) Thomas Leduc, ” the grantee of the Park lot now owned by Mr. Lamb, also of lot 112, con. 2, Tiny. He procured the skulls for Mrs. Jameson from the cave at Nascoutiong, as mentioned in that lady’s “Winter Studies and Summer Rambles,” [Source: Drummond Island Voyageurs, Ontario Historical Society]
    • 3. There were Laducs living in St. Regis, Huntingdon, Quebec in 1901.
    • 4. There were Leducs identified as French living on the Nedelec Indian Reserve (Pontiac, Quebec) in 1911.




Edmonton   |  Townships 71  (1911) 


Saskatchewan  |  Meota  (1901)



BRAS    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [ON]

COON   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [ON]

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

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

MARB [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON] Apr 2022

MOBE    [CDN Marriage Extracts   [ON]

P  … [CDN Marriage Extracts] Apr 2022

SIMO … [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC] Apr 2022

V  … [CDN Marriage Extracts] Apr 2022



French Canadian Pioneers: The Leducs of Quebec


July 14, 2021 - Posted by | . | , , ,

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