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History of Odanak, Québec, Canada

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(Saint-François-de-Sales)

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Odanak, Québec, Canada

Odanak is an Abenaki First Nations reserve in the Centre-du-Québec region, Quebec, Canada. The territory is located near the mouth of the Saint-François River at its confluence with the St. Lawrence River. It is partly within the limits of Pierreville and across the river from Saint-François-du-Lac. Odanak is an Abenaki word meaning "in the village".

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  • Odanak, Québec, Canada
    Église de Saint-François-de-Sales
    116, rue Waban-Aki, Odanak, QUÉBEC
    Established 1680
    Source: wikipedia
    Photograph
  • Odanak was first established in the year 1700.

    www.wikipedia.org

  • In 1706 the village of Odanak was moved from its original location on the north-eastern bank of the St Francois river downstream, near the current location of Pierreville in order to accommodate a growing population.

    www.wikipedia.org

  • In the summer of 1711 Odanak was temporarily abandoned due to the threats posed by Admiral Walker’s and Colonel Nicholson’s planned assault on Quebec City.
    The male Abenaki warriors of the village were called up to Quebec to take part in the defence of the city while the woman and children were...Read MORE...


  • In 1715 the village of Odanak would be relocated once more. This time moving further downstream to the site of its current location situated high upon the bank of the St. Francois river to protect against seasonal flooding.

    www.wikipedia.org

  • Following the conclusion of "Dummers War" in 1724, Odanak would be further reinforced by the arrival of a contingent of 300 Abenaki warriors and their families from the Narransouac and Pentagouet missions in Maine.

    www.wikipedia.org

  • On October 4, 1759, Odanak was sacked and destroyed by a contingent of 200 men under the command of British Major Robert Rogers.

    www.wikipedia.org

  • 1848 - Parish is established at Odanak

    Le Programme de recherche en démographie historique - Univeriste de Montreal



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Église de Saint-François-de-Sales
116, rue Waban-Aki, Odanak, QUÉBEC
Established 1680
Source: wikipedia
Photograph
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  • Odanak was first established in the year 1700.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • In 1706 the village of Odanak was moved from its original location on the north-eastern bank of the St Francois river downstream, near the current location of Pierreville in order to accommodate a growing population.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • In the summer of 1711 Odanak was temporarily abandoned due to the threats posed by Admiral Walker’s and Colonel Nicholson’s planned assault on Quebec City.
    The male Abenaki warriors of the village were called up to Quebec to take part in the defence of the city while the woman and children were... Read MORE...

  • In 1715 the village of Odanak would be relocated once more. This time moving further downstream to the site of its current location situated high upon the bank of the St. Francois river to protect against seasonal flooding.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • Following the conclusion of "Dummers War" in 1724, Odanak would be further reinforced by the arrival of a contingent of 300 Abenaki warriors and their families from the Narransouac and Pentagouet missions in Maine.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • On October 4, 1759, Odanak was sacked and destroyed by a contingent of 200 men under the command of British Major Robert Rogers.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1848 - Parish is established at Odanak

    Le Programme de recherche en démographie historique - Univeriste de Montreal

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