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Gaudaur | Metis | 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:  Ontario
  • Ethnicity:  Metis
  • Associated surnames:  Allingham, Cavanaugh, Green, Hurtubise, Levoy, O’Connor, Martin, Parent / Perrault.
  • Misc.: – The Metis Nation of Ontario recognizes Edward Gaudaur / Godard (an In*** interpreter) and Martine / Martha Parent or Perrault as an Ancestor Root Couple. They left descendants through their sons Edward Gaudaur (m. Hannah Green) and Raphael Gaudaur (m. Mary Ann Cavanagh) and their daughter Philimine Gaudaur (m. Hormisdas Lefebvre).



Goodores in Ontario (North (Rama) | Mara Township (1852)

Gandores in Canada West (Ontario) | Rama (1861)

Ontario North | Rama  (1881)

Simcoe North | Orillia (Town) (1881)

Gaudaurs in Simcoe East | Orillia (Town) (1901)  *Metis recorded as English

Gaudaurs in Parry Sound | Powassan (1911)  *Metis recorded as English


AION [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]

G  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

LESO [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

MARB [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists

March 25, 2022 - Posted by | . | , ,

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