Matte Families of North America

Matte Families of North America

Researched by

Jeannine Matte Stergios

Great-granddaughter of Pierre Matte and Seraphine East

This Website is dedicated to my Dad - Jean Matte

"There should be, in every life, a place ...where you could come and visit your past, and the past of your people, and know whatever happened outside, here timelessness lives."

The information on this site is not free from errors and omissions. I have researched to the best of my ability to prevent errors, but they do occur.

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Select the following links to learn more about the Matte Families of North America:


 Charles Matte and Barbe Harache

 Nicolas Matte (1636-1704) and Madeleine Auvray (1649-1734)

 The Four Matte Sons - Alexis, Laurent, Nicolas and Leonard

 The Seven Matte Daughters

 Mattes in North America

 The Matte Voyageurs

 DNA Testing Results

 Matte Family Tree

 Pictures of Matte families - Coming soon!!

  • I would like to thank the following individuals for their contributions. Without their willingness to share their family information, this Website could not have been completed.

    Darlene Martin, Erin Matte, Melissa Matt, Melissa Matt Butcher, Claudette Wiebe, Norman Harry Matte, Jacques Matte, Cecile Matte, Louise Lawes, Huguette Delisle-Deom. Marge Otten, Andre East, Judi Clermont, Bob St. Gelais, Karole Dumont, Liliane Paquin, Dick Matte, Daria Matte, Lynda Beaudry, Dorothy Glen, Sue Malone. I apologize if I missed anyone.