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Caron | Metis, First Nations, Mixed-heritage: Cree, French | 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 NOTES  |  CARON


  • Surname lists: Surname Anchor Posts
  • Regions:  New Brunswick, Ontario, Saskatchewan, The Territories, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, First Nations, Mixed-heritage: Cree, French
  • Associated surnames:  Dumas, Dubois, Dumont, Harcourt, Harquail, Karenhahes, Labillois, Ouellette, Parenteau, Peter Paul, Roussin, St. Germain.
  • Misc.: –  The 1885 North-West Resistance by the Metis and the Cree, Kainai, Piikani, Saulteaux and Siksika peoples took place against a backdrop of starvation, broken treaties and encroachment by new settlers in Saskatchewan and Alberta. The resistance fighters eventually lost and Canada’s federal government asserted its control over the area. There were many Metis Carons involved in the Resistance including: Angelique Caron (m. Ambroise Dubois), Jean Caron Sr. (m. Marguerite Dumas), Jean Caron Jr (m. Pierre Parenteau Sr.), Theophile Caron (m. Ann Normand) and Patrice Caron (m. Marie-Octave Parenteau). [Source: Veterans and Families of the 1885  Northwest Resistance, Lawrence Barkwell, Louis Riel Institute]. See External Links  below for more information. 

CENSUS DISTRICTS  |  CARON


ONTARIO

Algoma  |  Beaudro Fishery  (1901) 

Algoma  |  Regina Mine  (1901) 

SASKATCHEWAN

The Territories   |  Batoche  (1901) 

The Territories  |  Duck Lake  (1901)

THE TERRITORIES

TERR  |  Athabaska A-8 (1901) 


MARRIAGES  |  CARON


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

CARI  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK-Western Metis Scrip]

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

H … [CDN Marriage Extracts]

L …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

PETE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

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


RELATED POSTS  |   CARON


NDEXES

Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists

OTHER POSTS

French Canadian Pioneers: The Carons of Quebec

EXTERNAL LINKS

Veterans and Families of the 1885  Northwest Resistance [Louis Riel Institute]

North-West Resistance [The Canadian Encyclopedia]

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