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History of Saint-Zéphirin-de-Courval, Québec, Canada

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Saint-Zéphirin-de-Courval, Québec, Canada

Territory of 71 square km, St-Zéphirin was originally a much larger territory. From year to year the parish of Saint-Zéphirin de Courval had to cede territory for the creation or enlargement of new parishes: St-Elphège (1886), La Visitation (1898), St-Joachim (1901) and part from Ste-Brigitte...

Saint-Zéphirin de Courval was not the scene of epic moments, or battlefields, the fact remains that its history is always the reflection of a society, an era. The history of Saint-Zéphirin de Courval is that of men and women who believed in the development of a new country...

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  • 1828 - Église de Saint-Zéphirin established at Saint-Zéphirin

    www.gcatholic.org

  • Saint-Zéphirin-de-Courval, Québec, Canada
    Église de Saint-Zéphirin
    1030, rang Saint-Pierre, Saint-Zéphirin-de-Courval, QUÉBEC
    Established in 1828
    Source: Google maps
    Photograph
  • 1845 - Church built at St-Zéphirin-de-Courval

    http://www.saint-zephirin.ca/histoire/

  • 1855 - St-Zéphirin-de-Courval incorporated

    http://www.saint-zephirin.ca/histoire/

  • 1873
    ST. ZEPHIRIN, a post village in Yamaska co., Que., 21 miles from St. Francis. It contains 4 stores and several mills. Pop. 400.
    Lovell's gazetteer of British North America; J. Lovell; Montreal, 1873

  • The original church being too small, a second church was constructed at St-Zéphirin-de-Courval in 1874.

    http://www.saint-zephirin.ca/histoire/

  • 1895 - Saint Zephirin
    Saint Zéphirin, sān Zá'fe'ráNo', a post-village in Yamaska co., Quebec, 21 miles E. of St. François du Lac. Pop. 400.
    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

  • On October 30, 1900, the second church at St-Zéphirin-de-Courval was condemned.

    http://www.saint-zephirin.ca/histoire/

  • 1906 - Third church at St-Zéphirin-de-Courval built.
    It eventually became a danger to public safety and had to be demolished around 1952.
    http://www.saint-zephirin.ca/histoire/

  • 1906
    Saint Zephirin, a post-village of Yamaska co., Quebec, 21 miles E. of St. Francois du Lac. Pop. 200.
    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

  • 1952 - Fourth church at St-Zéphirin-de-Courval built.
    As construction progressed, a fire devastated the building site and destroyed the new construction which had not yet been used.
    http://www.saint-zephirin.ca/histoire/

  • The fifth church at St-Zéphirin-de-Courval was inaugurated on September 16, 1956.

    http://www.saint-zephirin.ca/histoire/



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Église de Saint-Zéphirin
1030, rang Saint-Pierre, Saint-Zéphirin-de-Courval, QUÉBEC
Established in 1828
Source: Google maps
Photograph
Internet Genealogy by Moorshead Magazines Ltd




History and News of Saint-Zéphirin-de-Courval, Québec, Canada

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  • 1828 - Église de Saint-Zéphirin established at Saint-Zéphirin

    www.gcatholic.org
  • 1845 - Church built at St-Zéphirin-de-Courval

    http://www.saint-zephirin.ca/histoire/
  • 1855 - St-Zéphirin-de-Courval incorporated

    http://www.saint-zephirin.ca/histoire/
  • 1873
    ST. ZEPHIRIN, a post village in Yamaska co., Que., 21 miles from St. Francis. It contains 4 stores and several mills. Pop. 400.
    Lovell's gazetteer of British North America; J. Lovell; Montreal, 1873
  • The original church being too small, a second church was constructed at St-Zéphirin-de-Courval in 1874.

    http://www.saint-zephirin.ca/histoire/
  • 1895 - Saint Zephirin
    Saint Zéphirin, sān Zá'fe'ráNo', a post-village in Yamaska co., Quebec, 21 miles E. of St. François du Lac. Pop. 400.
    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
  • On October 30, 1900, the second church at St-Zéphirin-de-Courval was condemned.

    http://www.saint-zephirin.ca/histoire/
  • 1906
    Saint Zephirin, a post-village of Yamaska co., Quebec, 21 miles E. of St. Francois du Lac. Pop. 200.
    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
  • 1906 - Third church at St-Zéphirin-de-Courval built.
    It eventually became a danger to public safety and had to be demolished around 1952.
    http://www.saint-zephirin.ca/histoire/
  • 1952 - Fourth church at St-Zéphirin-de-Courval built.
    As construction progressed, a fire devastated the building site and destroyed the new construction which had not yet been used.
    http://www.saint-zephirin.ca/histoire/
  • The fifth church at St-Zéphirin-de-Courval was inaugurated on September 16, 1956.

    http://www.saint-zephirin.ca/histoire/

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