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Trudeau | Metis, Ojibway, Ottawa, First Nations, Mixed-heritage: Ottawa | 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!


  • Regions:  
    • Manitoba, Ontario
  • Ethnicity:  
    • Metis, Ojibway, Ottawa, First Nations, Mixed-heritage: Ottawa
  • Associated surnames:  
    • Aiabens, Kitchikeg, Assinewai, Bouchard, Boucher, Buttineau / Bottineau, Cantin, Carriere, Corbier, Duval, Gijiange, Hupe / Huppe, King, Kitchikeg, Jawana / Shawana, Lepage, Longlade / Langlade, Makosid, Manitowabi, Mashkomanitos, Minogijigad, Pangowish, Papanaatyhianecoe, Perrault, Recollet, Rijiassige, Toulouse,
  • Misc.: – 
    • 1. Jean Baptiste Trudeau and Angelique Papanaatyhianecoe are recognized as an ancestor couple by the Metis Nations of Ontario. They have descendants through: Antoine Trudeau (m. Cecile Recollet) and Angelique Trudeau (m. Jean Baptiste Contant).
    • 2. Three Trudeaus (Antoine, J.B. and Joseph)  were signatories to the Penetanguishene Metis Petition of 1840, a historic moment in which the Metis declared themselves to be a distinct group of people and claimed rights based on that as well as the fact that they had proven their loyalty as part of the Militia. [Source: Louis Riel Institute, Lawrence Barkwell] 3. (excerpt) Jean Baptiste Trudeaux “blacksmith in the navy, settled on a park lot in Tiny Reserve, and gave the name to “Trudeaux Point”. He went to Lake Simcoe, but returned. Has two sons, Antoine, living on Tiny Reserve, and Eustache, living at Byng Inlet; also one daughter, Angelique, married to Jean Baptiste Contan, living at La Crosse, Wis., besides several grandsons living in Tiny. [Source: Drummond Island Voyageurs, Ontario Historical Society]




Algoma East | Manitowaning I.R. (1911)

Algoma East | Indian Reserve  (1921)

Algoma Unorg. | Terr. M(3)-2 (1901)

Algoma Unorg. | Terr. U(3)-1 | 1901)

Terr | Athabaska A-4 (1901)

Trudeaus in Algoma | Unorg. Terr. (1901)

Trudeau in Waterloo South | Wilmot (Township) (1921)

Trudeaus in Muskoka and Parry Sound | Wallbridge and Brown (1901)



A  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

ASAI [CDN Marriage Extracts]

BLAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

CARI [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

DOKIS [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

HERY [CDN Marriage Extracts] [MB]

JACQ [CDN Marriage Extracts]

LAUG   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

LESO [CDN Marriage Extracts]

M … | [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

P  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

R  … [CDN Marriage Extracts]

THOR  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]



The Caughnawaga Troubles (1878) | Surnames: … Cardinal, Giroux, sr., Trudeau, Boulrice, Champagne, Giroux, jr., Duranceau



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