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(Saint-Joseph-de-la-Rivière-des-Prairies)

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"Rivière des Prairies, ree've-air dá prā'ree', a post village in Hochelaga co., Quebec, 15 miles N. of Montreal."

Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ...
Joseph Thomas
January 1, 1895
J.B. Lippincott


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  • 1615 - June 24 - Recollet fathers Joseph Le Caron and Denis Jamet celebrate first mass ever said on Montreal Island. Rivière des Prairies,Québec

    canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ June_24

  • 1687 - Rivière-des-Prairies founded

    www.wikipedia.org

  • 1832 - The Parish of Riviere des Prairies,
    by a regulation made Sept. 20, 1721, confirmed by an Order in Council, Mar. 3, 1722, contains only the Cote de St. Joseph, and extends two leagues...Read MORE...


  • 1834 - Église de Saint-Joseph established at Rivière-des-Prairies

    www.gcatholic.org

  • Rivière-des-Prairies, Montréal, Québec, Canada
    Eglise, Riviere des Prairies
    Église de Saint-Joseph
    10050, boul. Gouin Est, Rivière-des-Prairies, QUÉBEC
    Established 1834

  • Rivière-des-Prairies, Montréal, Québec, Canada
    Rivière-des-Prairies near Montreal, ( Quebec. ) (abt. 1838)
    Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1939-399-38
    www.collectionscanada.gc.ca

  • 1859
    MONTREAL, an island of Lower Canada, at the confluence of the Grand Ottawa river with the St. Lawrence, 580 m. from the mouth of the latter river. It ...Read MORE...


  • 1873
    RIVIERE DES PRAIRIES, a post village in Hochelaga co., Que , 15 miles N. of Montreal It has a telegraph office. Pop. 250.
    Lovell's gazetteer of British North America; J. Lovell; Montreal, 1873

  • 1895 - Rivière des Prairies
    Rivière des Prairies, a post village in Hochelaga co., Quebec, 15 miles N. of Montreal.
    Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ... Joseph Thomas January 1, 1895 J.B. Lippincott

  • Rivière-des-Prairies, Montréal, Québec, Canada
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  • 1906
    Riviere des Prairies, a post-village of Hochelaga co., Quebec, 10 miles N. of Montreal, its banking point.
    Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906

  • News 1958 - FEAR 18 MAY BE DEAD; COFFER DAM COLLAPSE. MEN TRAPPED WHEN WALL HIT BY ICE.
    Montreal (CP) - Reports conflicted today as to the number of construction workers who died Wednesday night when a coffer dam collapsed at the Riviere ...Read MORE...


  • 1963 - July 20 - City of Montréal annexes Rivière-des-Prairies, Québec

    canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ July_20



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Rivière-des-Prairies, Montréal, Québec, Canada
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Eglise, Riviere des Prairies
Église de Saint-Joseph
10050, boul. Gouin Est, Rivière-des-Prairies, QUÉBEC
Established 1834

Rivière-des-Prairies, Montréal, Québec, Canada
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Rivière-des-Prairies near Montreal, ( Quebec. ) (abt. 1838)
Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1939-399-38
www.collectionscanada.gc.ca

Rivière-des-Prairies, Montréal, Québec, Canada
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Chapel
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  • 1615 - June 24 - Recollet fathers Joseph Le Caron and Denis Jamet celebrate first mass ever said on Montreal Island. Rivière des Prairies,Québec

    canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ June_24
  • 1687 - Rivière-des-Prairies founded

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1832 - The Parish of Riviere des Prairies,
    by a regulation made Sept. 20, 1721, confirmed by an Order in Council, Mar. 3, 1722, contains only the Cote de St. Joseph, and extends two leagues... Read MORE...

  • 1834 - Église de Saint-Joseph established at Rivière-des-Prairies

    www.gcatholic.org
  • 1859
    MONTREAL, an island of Lower Canada, at the confluence of the Grand Ottawa river with the St. Lawrence, 580 m. from the mouth of the latter river. It ... Read MORE...

  • 1873
    RIVIERE DES PRAIRIES, a post village in Hochelaga co., Que , 15 miles N. of Montreal It has a telegraph office. Pop. 250.
    Lovell's gazetteer of British North America; J. Lovell; Montreal, 1873
  • 1895 - Rivière des Prairies
    Rivière des Prairies, a post village in Hochelaga co., Quebec, 15 miles N. of Montreal.
    Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ... Joseph Thomas January 1, 1895 J.B. Lippincott
  • 1906
    Riviere des Prairies, a post-village of Hochelaga co., Quebec, 10 miles N. of Montreal, its banking point.
    Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906
  • News  1958 - FEAR 18 MAY BE DEAD; COFFER DAM COLLAPSE. MEN TRAPPED WHEN WALL HIT BY ICE.
    Montreal (CP) - Reports conflicted today as to the number of construction workers who died Wednesday night when a coffer dam collapsed at the Riviere ... Read MORE...

  • 1963 - July 20 - City of Montréal annexes Rivière-des-Prairies, Québec

    canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ July_20

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