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Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles)

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Where is Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada*? 

"Point-aux-Trembles is on the north est of the Ile of Montreal. It was 27 years after the foundation of Ville-Marie, that the first concession of land in Pointe-aux-Tremble was given by the priests of the seminar of Saint-Suplice de Ville-Marie.

Pointe-aux-Trembles is located where the St Lawrences and the Rivieres-des-Prairies join and was selected as a location to help defend Montreal.

On 5 April 1669, M. Queylus, gave 60 arpents of land to Jean Oury dit Lamarche and to others with the condition that a church and moulin be built.

Toussaint Beaudry bought, for 220 livres his first property there on 9 September 1670, from Pierre Bareau dit LaGogue, a soldier at the garrison of Montréal – between Pierre Papin and François Bau. He settled their with his wife Barbe Barbier and their 10 children.

The construction d’un moulin a farine was not built until 1672. As the population grew, the priests started having mass and administering sacrements in the house of a colonist Francois Bau and his wife, Francoise Bugon.

The Sieur Picote de Belestre was granted the concession on 28 July 1671 establishing the parish of L’Engant-Jesus. A wooden fort was build at Pointe-aux-Trembles as early as 1675, a windmill followed in 1677 and in 1678 the church was built.

A priest from the Sulpiciens would celebrate mas every Sunday for three years at Pointe-aux-Trembles. It wasn’t until 1674 that the community started planning for the building of a church.

This was the first church, L’Enfant Jesus, build outside of Montreal itself. It was a stone church that measured 36 feet by 24 feet..."

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*Pointe-aux-Trembles was a municipality, founded in 1674, that was annexed by Montreal, Quebec, Canada, in 1982.
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Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles) - Église du Saint-Enfant-Jésus de la Pointe-aux-Trembles
11, boul. Saint-Jean-Baptiste, Pointe-aux-Trembles, QUÉBEC
Established 1678
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Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles)

Église du Saint-Enfant-Jésus de la Pointe-aux-Trembles
11, boul. Saint-Jean-Baptiste, Pointe-aux-Trembles, QUÉBEC
Established 1678
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Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles)

Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles) - The Educational Institution at Pointe Aux Trembles, near Montreal
EVANGELICAL CHRISTENDOM by J.H. MERLE D.AUBIFNE D.D., 1848
Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles)

The Educational Institution at Pointe Aux Trembles, near Montreal
EVANGELICAL CHRISTENDOM by J.H. MERLE D.AUBIFNE D.D., 1848
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Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles)

Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles) - Chapelle de la Reparations
Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles)

Chapelle de la Reparations
Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles) - Chapelle de la Reparations
Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec, Canada* (L'Enfant-Jésus-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles)

Chapelle de la Reparations

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1674 – Pointe-aux-Trembles is founded

canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ 1670s_in_Canada
1678 - Église du Saint-Enfant-Jésus de la Pointe-aux-Trembles established at Pointe-aux-Trembles

www.gcatholic.org
April 1691 - Burned
April: Point Aux Trembles is attacked, with thirty homes being burned. In retaliation, at...Read MORE...

1719 – Pointe-aux-Trembles windmill is built at the corner of Notre-Dame Street and Third Avenue. Its three storeys make it the tallest windmill in Quebec that still stands

canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ 1719_in_Canada
1775 - December 2 - American Revolutionary War - Gen Richard Montgomery joins up with Benedict Arnold's force at Pointe aux Trembles, 25 km up river from Quebec, to take over command of the attack on Quebec.

canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ December_2
1832 - The Parish of Pointe aux Trembles,
by a regulation made Sept. 20, 1721, confirmed by an Order in Council, Mar. 3, 1722, extends along...Read MORE...

News  1832 - Cholera
Oct. 26 - We learn that within the last ten days, nine persons have died of cholera at the parish...Read MORE...

1859
MONTREAL, an island of Lower Canada, at the confluence of the Grand Ottawa river with the St....Read MORE...

1873
POINTE AUX 'TREMBLES EN HAUT, a post village ii Hochelaga co., Que., on the Island of Montreal, 10...Read MORE...

News  1879 - The Pointe Aux Trembles Disaster
Searching for the Victims Still Going On - Affecting Services in the Parish Church

Quebec, July...Read MORE...

1885 - Canadian Towns which are Infected
The State Board of Health of Maine announces, that besides Montreal and its suburbs, the following...Read MORE...

1901 - August 13, 1901 - Canadian Army opens new military shooting range in Pointe-aux-Trembles

canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ August_13
1906
Pointe aux Trembles (en Haut), a post-village of Hochelga co., Quebec, on the island of Montreal,...Read MORE...

News  1912 - Village Wiped Out by Fire
MONTREAL, June 29. - The village of Pointe Aux Trembles was almost wiped out by fire which broke...Read MORE...


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