Famous deceased Saindons

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Laurent Saindon  (1911-1989)

Pionneer of historical and genealogical research on the Saindons.
He inspired the founders to create the North American Association of Saindons.

Father Robert Saindon (1924-2005)

One of the founding members of the Association and pastor of many villages in the Rivière-du-Loup and Rimouski area in the province of Québec

Parish priest Joseph-Cléophas Saindon (1866-1941)

Founding pastor of Sayabec in the Matapédia valley which was previously known as"Village Saindon" (Saindon village).


Sr Veronica Roy (1939-1995)

Grand-daughter of Laura Saindon and author of "Our Saindons Cousins", an important book on the Saindons of Kansas.


Zoël Saindon (1919-1998)

    Mayor of Lachute city, Qc and member of Québec parliament.

Father Pierre Saindon (1889-1950)

    Founder of Rimouski agricultural school.


Gérard Sindon-Gécin (1907-2000)

Grandson of Augustin Saindon from Cacouna who lived almost 30 yrs in Ontario and changed his family name to "Sindon". Gérard had the penname of "Gécin". 

Painter and graphist, specialist of China ink on white pape, painted over 1000 drawings and many were bought by the Canada National Galery and the Museum of Québec Province..

Father Fernand Saindon (1912-1986)

Pastor of Notre-Dame des Monts parish from 1956 to 1963.


Father Lucien Saindon (1908-1967)

Pastor of Lamèque, NB from 1950 to 1967.

Father Émile Saindon (1891-1935)

Missionary and founder of several missions in the James Bay (CAN) area.

Napoléon Charles Joseph Saindon (1864-1939)

Charles Saindon and Éliza Chouinard, pionneers of Richer region in Manitoba.


Achille Saindon (1846-1924)

Achille Saindon and Henriette Caron pionneers of the Zurich region, KS.


"Jake" Saindon (1852-1934)

     Jacques Saindon and Eugénie Bernier amongs the first Saindons to settle to Kansas.


Oscar Saindon (1922-1992)

Mayor of Canton Joly (Labelle, QC) from 1967 to 1973.

Joseph, Émile et Benjamin Saindon, priests

Three priests from the same family.

Joseph Saindon (1910-1969)

Notworthy personality and mayor of "La Conception", city located North of Montréal, Qc from 1949 to 1950.

André-Michel Saindon (1933-2013)

A reliable volunteer honored for his many contributions to the comunity of Musquodoboit Harbor, NS..

Maurice Saindon (1937-2020)

Constant collaborator of La Lignée by publishing exclusive Saindons crosswords.

See an article of La Lignée to know more about him.

He was a member of a large family from L'Annonciation in the Laurentians region north of Montréal, all being members of the Association and attending regularly the activties.

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