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Beaudoin | Metis, Algonquin, 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
  • Regions:  Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Algonquin, Mixed-heritage
  • Associated surnames:  Asselin / Ascelin, Berger, Bertrand, Brazeau, Cawanabe / Minens, Comtois, Degane, Dusome, Gosselin, Johnson, Lachepelle, Lafreniere, Laparay, Lavigne, McDougall / Pierrot, McGregor, Monette, Odjik, Watagan.
  • Misc.: – 
  • 1. Alternate spellings for Beaudoin include Baudoin and Bodoin.
  • 2. The earliest Algonquin Beaudoin couples include: Norbert Beaudoin & Marie Josette Lavigne and Samuel Beaudoin & Delima Bertrand [Source: Jean-Guy Paquin].



Provencher | St. Boniface I-4 (1901)


Wright | Maniwaki (1901)

Wright | Maniwaki I.R. (1921)


ASAI  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

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

BENA [CDN Marriage Extracts]

BRAS  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

C …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

CARI [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

CLOU [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

DOKIS   [CDN Marriage Extracts][ON] 

G  … [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]

GIRO [CDN Marriage Extracts] [SK]

L  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC ]

LAHO [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC ]

MARB [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

MICE [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

MOBE [CDN Marriage Extracts [QC]

O …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

W …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order


French Canadian Pioneers: The Beaudoins of Quebec

Antoine Ascelin / Asselin & Elizabeth Commandant (Maniwaki)

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