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Gareau, Garrow | Metis, Iroquois, 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 Surnames [ON]
  • Regions:  Alberta, Ontario, Quebec
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Iroquois Mixed-heritage: Cree
  • Associated surnames:  Anatahes, Asikwarisherhe, Awennaniiont, Benedict, Bero, Billings, Deer, Delorme, Flett, Gray, Hamelin, Jacco, Jocks, Kaienentha, Kaientonwe, Kaionhiio, Kanekenhawi, Konwahionwakwas, Lafrance, Laurent, Lazare, Mailloux / Mayo, McDonald, Mcfarland / McFarling, Mitchell, Oake, Obomsawin, Orihokewen, Ramsom, Rice, Sakokenni, Simon, Soriowane, Thaientakahne, Tires, Tsiawenhatie.
  • Misc.: –  Garrow can be an Irish surname or an anglicized version of Gareau.



The Territories  |  Pincher Creek |(1901)

The Territories  |  Mountain Mill (1901)


Huntingdon |  St. Regis (1901)  Garrow

Huntingdon |  St Regis (1911)  Garrow

Chateauguay-Huntingdon  | St. Regis I.R. (1921)   Garrow  


ANAH   [CDN Marriage Extracts]

ASAI [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

BENA [CDN Marriage Extracts]

CLOU  [CDN Marriage Extracts]

D  …. [CDN Marriage Extracts]

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

H  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

HERY [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

J …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

JACQ [CDN Marriage Extracts] 

K  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

L  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]

LAUG   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

MCCU [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

MICE [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

O … [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

OKAN | CDN Marriage Extracts [QC]

R  … [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

S … [CDN Marriage Extracts [QC]

SNOW [CDN Marriage Extracts]

T … [CDN Marriage Extracts]


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 Gareaus of Quebec

Gareau, Napoleon [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

November 6, 2021 - Posted by | . | ,

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