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Henry, Honore | Metis, Algonquin | 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:  Albert, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, The Territories
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Algonquin, BC First Nations
  • Associated surnames:  Alary / Allary, Beauchemin, Beaver, Bressette, Cayer / Caille, Chausse, Collin / Colin, Commie, Daunais, Deschamps, Ducharme, Fournier, George, Lambert, L’Escart / Lacaille, Letendre, Longboat, Lyonnais, Morin, Nemhapaco, Nice, Parisien, Peters, Plante, Poitras, Racette, Riley, Ross, Saulteaux, Seneca, Sioui, Snake, Solomon, Spence, St. Denis, Vanasse, Vendal / Vandal, Villeneuve, Wahbezze,
  • Misc.: –  1. Henri is a French var. for Henry. 2. Some Metis Henrys descend from French Canadian Alexis Honore (aka Henry) and his Metis wife Marie Daunais. A second early Metis couple are Wm. Henry (Scot) and his Metis wife Agathe Letendre. 3. There’s a line of Algonquin Henris from the region of Maniwaki who descend from the couple Paul / Napoleon Henri (aka Piedblanc) and Julie Chausse [Source: Jean-Guy Paquin]. 4. Scroll down below to External Links to some Metis biographical notes.



The Territories | Edmonton  (1901)


Comox-Atlin | Atlin 49  (1911)

Comox-Atline | Atlin 51  (1911)

Yale-Cariboo | Lytton (1911)

Yale-Cariboo  |  William Lake Agency (1911)


Provencher | Ritchot h-1 (1911) 


Algoma | Killarney |(1881) Jan 2022

Brant  |  Tuscarora 12 (1852)  *ethnicity not recorded Dec 2021

Brant | Tuscarora 37  (1921)

Brant | 38 – Indian Reserve (1921)

Brant | Tuscarora E-1  (1901)

Brant | Tuscarora E-2  (1901)

Braunt | Tuscarora E-3  (1901)

Brant | Tuscarora 36 (1921)

Haldimand | 31 – Indian Reserve (1921)

Haldimand & Monck | Oneida I.R.  (1901)

Middlesex South | Delaware b-5 (1901)


Chicoutimi & Saguenay | Natashquan  (1901)


Assiniboia | Whitebear, Moose Mountain I.R. (1911)


Assiniboia | Crooked Lake Agency (1901)


BAST [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

BRAS [CDN Marriage Extracts]

CARI [CDN Marriage Extracts][QC]

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

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

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

G  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

GIRO [CDN Marriage Extracts][ON]

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

SAUN [CDN Marriage Extracts][ON]

SIMO [CDN Marriage Extracts][QC]

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


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 Henrys of Quebec


Henry, Alexander [Red River Ancestry]

Henry, Pierre [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Henry, William [Red River Ancestry]

November 20, 2021 - Posted by | . | , ,

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