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History of Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville, Québec, Canada

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Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville, Québec, Canada

Saint-Jean-Baptiste is a municipality in the Montérégie region of the Canadian province of Quebec. It is located within La Vallée-du-Richelieu Regional County Municipality in a valley between Mont Saint-Hilaire and Mont Rougemont.

On November 4, 1998 it moved from Rouville Regional County Municipality to La Vallée-du-Richelieu Regional County Municipality.

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  • 1694 - The Seigneurie of Rouville was granted to Jean-Baptiste Hertel
    Jean-Baptiste Hertel was an officer in the navy. As an award for his military achievments, he was awarded the Seigneurie which covers the present...Read MORE...


  • Jean-Baptiste René Hertel was the first to settle in Saint-Jean-Baptiste in 1789.
    He was five generations descended from Jean-Baptiste Hertel.
    http://www.msjb.qc.ca/decouvrir-saint-jean-baptiste/histoire/

  • 1792 - population of Saint-Jean-Baptiste was 893

    http://www.msjb.qc.ca/decouvrir-saint-jean-baptiste/histoire/

  • 1797 - The parish of St-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville is opened

    Le Programme de recherche en démographie historique - Univeriste de Montreal

  • On September 15, 1795, a church place was marked at the Huron River. The parish was officially founded in 1797 and Saint-Jean-Baptiste was chosen as the name in honor of the first Lord.
    The Seigneurie was divided between the inhabitants of the Huron River and those of the Richelieu River. Both wanted the church to be built nearby....Read MORE...


  • Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville, Québec, Canada
    Église de Saint-Jean-Baptiste
    3097, rue Principale, Saint-Jean-Baptiste, QUÉBEC
    Established 1797
    www.migrations.fr/ eglisesdenosancetres.htm
    Photograph
  • On 1 July 1845, the Municipality of Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville was formed, covering the extent of the parish.

    http://www.msjb.qc.ca/decouvrir-saint-jean-baptiste/histoire/

  • In 1847, the Municipality of Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville ceased to exist and its territory became part of the municipality of the county of Rouville.

    http://www.msjb.qc.ca/decouvrir-saint-jean-baptiste/histoire/

  • July 1, 1855, the creation of the municipality of the parish of Saint-Jean-Baptiste took place, according to the Victoria Act.

    http://www.msjb.qc.ca/decouvrir-saint-jean-baptiste/histoire/

  • 1895 - Saint Jean Baptiste de Rouville
    Saint Jean Baptiste de Rouville, a post-village in Rouville co., Quebec, on the Little River Huron, 9 miles S. of St. Hilaire Station. It contains...Read MORE...




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Église de Saint-Jean-Baptiste
3097, rue Principale, Saint-Jean-Baptiste, QUÉBEC
Established 1797
www.migrations.fr/ eglisesdenosancetres.htm
Photograph
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  • 1694 - The Seigneurie of Rouville was granted to Jean-Baptiste Hertel
    Jean-Baptiste Hertel was an officer in the navy. As an award for his military achievments, he was awarded the Seigneurie which covers the present... Read MORE...

  • Jean-Baptiste René Hertel was the first to settle in Saint-Jean-Baptiste in 1789.
    He was five generations descended from Jean-Baptiste Hertel.
    http://www.msjb.qc.ca/decouvrir-saint-jean-baptiste/histoire/
  • 1792 - population of Saint-Jean-Baptiste was 893

    http://www.msjb.qc.ca/decouvrir-saint-jean-baptiste/histoire/
  • On September 15, 1795, a church place was marked at the Huron River. The parish was officially founded in 1797 and Saint-Jean-Baptiste was chosen as the name in honor of the first Lord.
    The Seigneurie was divided between the inhabitants of the Huron River and those of the Richelieu River. Both wanted the church to be built nearby.... Read MORE...

  • 1797 - The parish of St-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville is opened

    Le Programme de recherche en démographie historique - Univeriste de Montreal
  • On 1 July 1845, the Municipality of Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville was formed, covering the extent of the parish.

    http://www.msjb.qc.ca/decouvrir-saint-jean-baptiste/histoire/
  • In 1847, the Municipality of Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville ceased to exist and its territory became part of the municipality of the county of Rouville.

    http://www.msjb.qc.ca/decouvrir-saint-jean-baptiste/histoire/
  • July 1, 1855, the creation of the municipality of the parish of Saint-Jean-Baptiste took place, according to the Victoria Act.

    http://www.msjb.qc.ca/decouvrir-saint-jean-baptiste/histoire/
  • 1895 - Saint Jean Baptiste de Rouville
    Saint Jean Baptiste de Rouville, a post-village in Rouville co., Quebec, on the Little River Huron, 9 miles S. of St. Hilaire Station. It contains... Read MORE...

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