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Saint-Norbert, Berthier, Québec, Canada - Église de Saint-Norbert  2111, rue Principale, Saint-Norbert, QUÉBEC Established 1847 http://www.migrations.fr/eglisesdenosancetres.htm

The parish municipality of Saint-Norbert being part of the administrative region of Lanaudière and the regional county municipality of D’Autray. The locality is located on a large plain northwest of Sainte-Geneviève-de-Berthier, the municipality to which it was originally attached, between this locality and Saint-Gabriel-de-Brandon.

Saint-Norbert was incorporated on July 1, 1955 on a territory of approximately 75 square kilometers.

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Église de Saint-Norbert
 2111, rue Principale, Saint-Norbert, QUÉBEC
Established 1847
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Saint-Norbert, Berthier, Québec, Canada

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Église de Saint-Norbert
2111, rue Principale, Saint-Norbert, QUÉBEC
Established 1847
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In the 1700s, La Seigneurie de Berthier, then made up of 28 concessions, occupied the north bank of the river.
Under the orders of the lords James Cuthbert father and son, the colonization of the northern portion accelerated. Of the 28 original concessions, 5 will occupy all or part of the territory of the parish of Saint-Norbert. The concession of Saint-Esprit is limited by the north and south ranges and the village. The concession of Route Alfred connects that of Saint-Esprit to Lake Maskinongé and is now identified as "Chemin du Lac". The Sainte-Anne concession is also part of the municipality and has retained part of its original name: "Rang Sainte-Anne". The territory of Norbert includes part of the 3rd range Castle Hill as well as the concession of the rang des Vingts, so named because most of the lands of this range are twenty arpents long.
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Detached from Sainte-Geneviève-de-Berthier, the parish of Saint-Norbert, founded in 1846, was the subject of a canonical erection in 1848 and a civil erection in 1853, the very year in which the local post office of the same name.

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1847 - Église de Saint-Norbert established at Saint-Norbert

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1873
ST. NORBERT, a post village in Berthier co., Que., 13 miles from Berthier en limit, 54 miles N. of Montreal. It contains a grist mill and 2 stores. Pop. 200.
Lovell's gazetteer of British North America; J. Lovell; Montreal, 1873
1906
Saint Norbert, a post-village of Berthier co., Quebec 54 miles N. of Montreal, on the Great Northern R. of Canada.
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
2023 - Here's a list of places to go and things to do in and around Saint-Norbert:
Parc de l'Île Lebel: Start your exploration of Saint-Norbert with a visit to Parc de l'Île Lebel. This beautiful park, situated on an island in the Assomption River, offers walking trails, picnic areas, and a sandy beach. It's an ideal spot for a leisurely stroll or a relaxing afternoon by the water.

Église Saint-Norbert: Don't miss the chance to visit the Église Saint-Norbert. This historic church dates back to the mid-19th century and features stunning architecture and religious artwork. Even if you're not religious, the beauty of the building is worth admiring.

Berthier-sur-Mer Ferry: Take a short drive over to Berthier-sur-Mer and hop on the ferry that connects the two towns. It's a scenic ride that offers great views of the river and surrounding countryside. Once in Berthier-sur-Mer, you can explore its quaint streets and waterfront.

Berthier Beach: If you're visiting in the summer, Berthier Beach is a popular spot for swimming and sunbathing. It's a great place to cool... Read MORE...

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