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Paquin, Pocha | Metis, 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)
  • Regions:  Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Mixed heritage.
  • Associated surnames:  Adams, Anderson, Cook, Desmarais, Flamand / Flammand, Groulx, Lapointe, Montreuil, Mulligan, Pocha, Smith, Spence, Turcotte, Walker, Whitford.
  • Misc.: –  1. Paquin sometimes associated with the Pocha surname. 2. I have not studied the Paquin or Pocha surnames, so these links are to information I’ve run across while researching other names.



Provencher  |  La Broquerie e-7  (1901)  Paquin

Provencher  |  Ritchot h-2  (1901) Paquin


The Territories  |  Bellevue  (1901)  Paquin

The Territories | Kirkpatrick  (1901) Pocha

The Territories | Prince Albert West  (1901) Pocha


A … [CDN Marriage Extracts] [Western Canada Metis Scrip] Pocha

ANAH [CDN Marriage Extracts] Paquin, Pocha

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

GIRO    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

MOBE    [CDN Marriage Extracts [ON]

P  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON-SK]  Paquin, Pocha

PIGE [CDN Marriage Extracts] Paquin, Pocha

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

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

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

W  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB-Western Canada Metis Scrip] Paquin, Pocha

WHE– Z   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip] Paquin


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 Paquins of Quebec

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