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Morin | Metis, Algonquin, Cree, Saulteaux, 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 NOTES  | MORIN


  • Surname lists: Surname Anchor Posts
  • Regions:  Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Territories
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Algonquin, Cree, Saulteaux, Mixed heritage
  • Associated surnames:  (a) Adam, Antoine, Arcand, Askenes, Aubichon, Azure (b) Bear, Beauchamps, Beauchemin, Belanger, Beliveau, Bonneau, Boucher, Bruneau, Buckshot, Budge (c) Campbell, Caplette / Capellette, Carre, Carriere, Castel, Cayer, Chalifoux, Charette, Chasse, Chevalier / Chevrier, Chevrette, Colombe, Commandant, Cook, Coutu, Crane, Crise, Cyr (d) Daigneault / Dagneau, Dauphinais, Delaronde / Laronde, Delorme, Desjarlais, Desnoyers, Dionne, Dorion, Dubois, Dufresne, Dumont, Durocher, Dusome / Dussiaume (f) Fausseneuve, Fercasse, Flammand, Fleury (g) Gagnon, Gardiner, Gaudry, Gerard / Girard, Giroux, Grandbois, Grouette, Gunville / Gonneville (h) Henri / Pied Blanc / Henry, Houle (j) Jourdain (k) Klyne (l) Labelle, Lacroix, Ladouceur, Lafleur, Lafond, Lafontaine, Lafreniere, Laliberte, Lamoureux, Landry, Lange, Lanoue, Lapataque, Lapierre, Lariviere, Latreille, Lavallee, Laverdure, Leclair, Lepine, Lilly / Lillie, Linklater, Lionnais / Liounais / Lyonnais (?) (m) Malaterre, Malboeuf, McDougall, McGregor, McLeod, Meraste, Michel / Makatenini, Miller / Millar, Motto, (n) Natowesi / Pinesiwikijikokwe, Neault / Nault (p) Page, Pambrun, Parenteau, Pelletier, Perrault, Poyens, Primeau / Premont, Proulx / Clement (r) Robert / Lafontaine, Robinson, Rocque, Roy, Ryne (Ryan ?) (s) Saddleback, Salois, Savoyard, Sicard, St. Math (t) Tawipisim, Thomas, Todd, Twenish (v) Vandal / Vendel, Vanasse, Venne (w) Wansell, Ward, Wawate, White (y) Yellow Calf
  • Misc.: – 
  • 1. In his thesis Ethnogenese des premiers metis canadiens (1601-1763), Denis Jean explains that there is a Metis lineage descending from settlers Pierre Morin dit Boucher and Catherine Vigneault who had arrived in Port Royal (Nouvelle France) in 1636 onboard the St. Jehan. One of their descendants, another Pierre Morin married a First Nations woman Anne Ouestnorouest dit Petitous about 1660. These Morins were among the founders of Beaubassin but later settled in Ristigouche.
  • 2. The earliest Algonquin Morin marriage was between Godefroi Morin (son of Francois Morin and Therese Petito dite Sincenne) and Elisabeth Lacroix (daughter of Andre Lacroix and Eulalie Makateini) [Source: Jean-Guy Paquin].
  • 3. The earliest Red River Metis Morins were Antoine Morin and Pelagie Boucher. Antoine’s parents are believed to have been Thomas Morin and Marie Therese Aubry of Maskinonge, Quebec.
  • 4. Scroll down below for External Links to biographical notes from the Gabriel Dumont Institute, Red River Ancestry and the Hudson’s Bay Company Archives. Note: The Morins in the HBC records are not necessarily connected (in the family sense) to indigenous peoples.


CENSUS DISTRICTS  |  MORIN


ALBERTA

Edmonton | Indian Reserve  (1911)

The Territories | Pincher Creek  (1901)

MANITOBA

Provencher  |  La Broquerie e-1   (1901) 

Provencher  |  La Broquerie e-7  (1901) 

Provencher  |  Morris Town G (1901) 

Provencher  |  Unorg. terr. 3 – k-2  (1901) 

Selkirk  |  Clandeboye Agency  (1911)

Selkirk  |  St. Francois-Xavier n-1 (1901)  

Selkirk  |  St. Francois-Xavier n-3  (1901)  

ONTARIO

Algoma, Mississagua River (1881) Jan 2022

QUEBEC

Wright | Maniwaki (1901)

Wright | Maniwaki I.R.  (1911)

Wright | Maniwaki I.R. (1921)

SASKATCHEWAN

Assiniboia West | Willowbunch (1901)

Battleford | Green Lake I.R. (1911)

Prince Albert  |  Cumberland House (1911)

Prince Albert, SK Penitentiary [223-58] (1921) Aug 2022

The Territories | Cumberland  (1901)

The Territories | Devil Lake  (1901)

The Territories | Green Lake (1901)

The Territories | Battleford South (1901)

The Territories | Meadow Lake (1901)

The Territories | Prince Albert West (1901)

THE TERRITORIES

Unorg. Terr. | Athabaska (1901)


MARRIAGES  |  MORIN


A  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts][SK]

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

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

BAST [CDN Marriage Extracts] [MB-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

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

BRAS [CDN Marriage Extracts][QC]

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

CARI [CDN Marriage Extracts][MB-QC-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

CLOU  [CDN Marriage Extracts]

COON [CDN Marriage Extracts][QC]

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

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

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

F  …. [CDN Marriage Extracts] [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

G  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts][Western Canada Metis Scrip]

GIRO [CDN Marriage Extracts][MB-ON-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

H  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts][QC]

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

L  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts][AB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

LAHO [CDN Marriage Extracts][MB-ON-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip ]

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

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

M … | [CDN Marriage Extracts][Western Canada Metis Scrip]

MEGA [CDN Marriage Extracts]

MICE [CDN Marriage Extracts]

MOBE [CDN Marriage Extracts [AB-ON-QC-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

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

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

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

S … [CDN Marriage Extracts [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

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

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

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

W  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts][Western Canada Metis Scrip]



INDEXES

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 Morins of Quebec

EXTERNAL LINKS

Morin, Alexander [Red River Ancestry]

Morin, Antoine [Hudson’s Bay Company]
Morin, Antoine [Hudson’s Bay Company]

Morin, Antoine [Red River Ancestry]

Morin, Baptiste [Hudson’s Bay Company]
Morin, Cyprien [Hudson’s Bay Company]

Morin / Comtois, Jean-Baptiste [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Morin d/ Perreault, François [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Morin, Charles Joseph [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Morin, Louis [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Morin, Louis [Hudson’s Bay Company]

Morin, Pierre [Hudson’s Bay Company]

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