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Contrecœur, Québec, Canada

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(Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)

"Contrecoeur, post vil., Que.,Vercheres co., 30 m. below Montreal"

The Pocket Atlas and Gazetteer of the Dominion of Canada
John George Bartholomew
John Murdoch Harper
January 1, 1890
London : J. Walker

Contrecoeur, a parish in Verchères county, Quebec, on the south bank of the St. Lawrence river, 30 miles below Montreal. It was settled as early as 1668, and in part of the seigniory of Contrecoeur, granted in 1672 to the Sieur de Contrecceur, an officer in the Carignan regiment.

W. Stewart WALLACE, ed., The Encyclopedia of Canada, Vol. II, Toronto, University Associates of Canada, 1948, 411p., p. 120.
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Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)

Église Sainte Trinité route Marie-Victorin, Contrecœur.
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Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)


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Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)

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1667 - Contrecoeur established
Contrecoeur was one of the first French establishments in North America. It was founded as the...Read MORE...

1668 - Église de la Sainte-Trinité established in Contrecoeur

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1672 - Seigniory (Contrecoeur) Granted Oct. 29th, 1672, to Sieur de Contrecoeur

In 1832, the municipality of the parish of Contrecoeur was decreed.

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1832 - CONTRECOEUR,
seigniory, in the co. of Vercheres, is bounded by Bellevue and Cournoyer, S.W., St. Ours N.E. and...Read MORE...

1873
CONTRECOEUR, a post village and parish in Verchères co., Que., on the south shore of the St....Read MORE...

1898 - 50 YEARS A PRIEST
Rev. Father Dequoy of Contrecoeur, Que., is to-day 50 years a priest and his golden sacerdotal...Read MORE...

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1901 - A SPECIAL OCCASION.
Archbishop Duhamel returned last night from Contrecoeur, Que. (Montreal Archdiocese), his...Read MORE...

1916
Contrecoeur, a post-village of Vercheres co., Quebec, on the S. shore of the St. Lawrence, 30 miles ...Read MORE...

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