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Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle)

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Where is Lacolle, Québec, Canada? 

Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle is a municipality in Les Jardins-de-Napierville Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada, located in the administrative area of Montérégie. Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle was established officially in 1855. wikipedia

Lacolle
A town in St-Jean County, located on Rte 221 at the corner of Montée Van Vliet, 5mi (8km) north of the US border and 2.7mi (4.3km) west of the Richelieu River. (45.083N/ 73.371W)

St-Bernard-de-Lacolle
A village in Lacolle County, located 1.9mi (3km) west of Lacolle on Rang St-Charles, 0.25mi (0.4km) north of the corner with Montée Dupuis. (45.083N/ 73.411W)

Cimetière de Lacolle
A catholic cemetery in Lacolle, located behind the parish church,a short distance NW of the corner of Rte 221 and Montèe Dupuis. (45.083N/ 73.375W)

Cimetière de St-Bernard-de-Lacolle
A catholic cemetery located in the village of St-Bernard-de-Lacolle at the back of the church. (45.083N/ 73.414W)

Seigniory of Lacolle
A seigniory located on the west side of the Richelieu River, north of the US border. It was originally called the Seigniory de Beaujeu and was granted to Sieur Louis Denis de la Ronde in 1733. It was regranted in 1743 to Louis' son, Sieur Daniel Lienard de Beaujeu, after whom it was named. In 1755, he was granted another section to the south on condition that the two parts be merged. Originally it extended below the 45th parallel but this was lost following the US Revolution. In the late 1700s, the seigniory was acquired by Gabriel Christie. His son, Napier Christie, who took on his wife's family name of Burton, was responsible for the beginning of the serious settlement of the area in the early 1800s.www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ ~qcchatea/ placenames/


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Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle)

Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - Catholic Church and Presbytery, built about 1842
Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle)

Catholic Church and Presbytery, built about 1842
Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - Church Street
Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle)

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Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - Lacolle Inn
Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle)

Lacolle Inn
Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - Church St.
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1733 - Seigniory de Beaujeu (Lacolle) was granted to Sieur Louis Denis de la Ronde in 1733

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1743 - Seigniory (La Colle or Beaujeu) Re-granted March 22, 1743, to Sieur Daniel Lienard de Beaujeu (son of the original grantee)

First Skirmish at Lacolle Mill, 1812
This brief skirmish at Lacolle Mill (now Lacolle, Que) during the War of 1812 marked the end of the ...Read MORE...

Battle of Lacolle Mill, 1814
Following a disastrous American attempt to take Montréal in the fall of 1813, Major General James...Read MORE...

1832 - LA COLLE or BEAUJEU,
seigniory, in the co. of Arcadie, is bounded N. by De Lery, S. by the state of Vermont, and in the...Read MORE...

1832 - Lacolle Post Office opens

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1842 - Église de Saint-Bernard established at Lacolle

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1873
LACOLLE, a post village in St. Johns co., Que., on the Richelieu river, and on the G. T. R.,...Read MORE...

1901 - Église de Notre-Dame-du-Mont-Carmel established at Lacolle

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1916
Lacolle, a post-village and outport of St. Johns co., Quebec, on the Richelieu River and on the...Read MORE...


Ancestors Who Were Born Here


brault
flag  Leon-Georges BRAULT (, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - 1970, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))

Champagne
immigrant - Canada to US   Anna CHAMPAGNE (4 May 1891, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - 1 February 1960, South Hero, Vermont, USA)

Cyriac
flag  Napoleon CYRIAC (28 August 1870, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - , )

Cyriac (Syriac)
flag  Joseph-Leon CYRIAC (SYRIAC) (18 June 1860, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - , )
immigrant - Canada to US   Leandre Leon CYRIAC (SYRIAC) (1 April 1838, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - 7 January 1915, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA (Indian Orchard)) gravestone

Duquet
flag  Domithilde DUQUET (9 August 1862, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - 16 September 1911, Ludlow, Massachusetts, USA)

Pinsonnault
flag  Eudoxie PINSONNAULT (30 April 1855, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - October 29, 1934, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada)

PINSONNAULT
flag  Théophile PINSONNAULT (18 March 1829, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - 1908, Napierville, Québec, Canada (Saint-Cyprien) (Saint-Édouard))

Surprenant
flag  Médérise SURPRENANT (25 December 1880, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - , )
flag  Narcisse SURPRENANT (2 July 1851, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - , )
flag  Thomas SURPRENANT (5 September 1845, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - , )

Tavernier
flag  Victor TAVERNIER (19 December 1886, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - , )

Thériault
immigrant - Canada to US   Gilbert THÉRIAULT (July 1841, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - 1928, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA)
flag  Joseph THÉRIAULT (abt. 1848, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - , , Massachusetts, USA)
immigrant - Canada to US   Jules (Julien) THÉRIAULT (abt. 1843, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - 1929, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA)
immigrant - Canada to US   Marie Delima THÉRIAULT (10 October 1851, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - 26 August 1899, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA) gravestone

Tremblay
flag  Edouard TREMBLAY (abt. 1846, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - 11 June 1898, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA)
flag  Julius TREMBLAY (abt. 1848, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - , )
flag  Marguerite TREMBLAY (abt. 1844, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - , )
flag  Philomene TREMBLAY (abt. 1842, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - , )
flag  Remi TREMBLAY (abt. 1849, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - , )
flag  Sophie TREMBLAY (abt. 1839, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - , )
flag  Valerie-Ellen TREMBLAY (2 March 1845, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - aft. 1920, )

Vanier
flag  Claude-Philiberte VANIER (12 October 1674, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - , )
flag  Marie VANIER (24 March 1677, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - , )
 

Ancestors Who Died Here


Boucher
flag  Louise BOUCHER (17 March 1802, Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville, Québec, Canada - 29 December 1857, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))

Bourdeau
flag  Salomee BOURDEAU (30 November 1830, La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis) - 19 April 1914, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))

BRAULT
flag  Leon-Georges BRAULT (, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle) - 1970, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))

Charland
flag  Marie-Josephte CHARLAND (25 June 1772, Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur) - 11 December 1854, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))

Cyriac (Syriac)
flag  Henry CYRIAC (SYRIAC) (abt. 1865, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec) - 8 April 1899, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))

Duquet
flag  Etienne DUQUET (13 February 1777, La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis) - 12 April 1854, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))
flag  Josephte DUQUET (13 September 1782, La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis) - 20 February 1867, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))
flag  Louis DUQUET (19 December 1815, La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis) - 25 March 1897, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))

Goguet
flag  Madeleine GOGUET (1 March 1782, Longueuil, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-Longueuil) - 13 October 1849, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))

Granger
flag  Pierre GRANGER (11 February 1811, L'Acadie, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marguerite-de-Blairfindie) - 18 September 1853, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))

Langevin
flag  Charlotte LANGEVIN (15 September 1793, Varennes, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Anne-de-Varennes) - 29 November 1871, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))

Saesen
immigrant flag  Julia SAESEN (22 June 1918, Antwerp, Belgium (Antwerpen) - 12 December 1994, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle)) gravestone

Suprenant (Surprenant)
flag  Pierre SUPRENANT (SURPRENANT) (9 September 1805, L'Acadie, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marguerite-de-Blairfindie) - 24 April 1867, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))

Surprenant
flag  Louis SURPRENANT (abt. 1842, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec) - 16 March 1848, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))

Thériault
flag  Rosalie THÉRIAULT (1848?, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec) - 26 August 1850, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle))

Van Acker
immigrant flag  Jozef VAN ACKER (15 August 1914, Antwerp, Belgium (Antwerpen) - 16 November 1979, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle)) gravestone
 

Ancestors Who Were Married Here


1802
Etienne DUQUET (13 February 1777 - 12 April 1854) & Josephte DUQUET (13 September 1782 - 20 February 1867)
married 22 November 1802

1850
Isaac SURPRENANT (8 September 1829 - ) & Eulalie MONTMIGNY ( - )
married 22 October 1850
Etienne-Louis DUQUET (16 July 1826 - 28 April 1855) & Marie Phoebe BOUSQUET (22 September 1829 - 6 March 1915)
married 4 November 1850

1851
Pierre THÉRIAULT ( - ) & Julienne BAILLARGEON ( - )
married 11 November 1851

1852
David THÉRIAULT (abt. 1828 - ) & Mathildée CORBIÈRE ( - )
married 27 January 1852

1853
Jean-Baptiste GIROUX (abt. 1833 - ) & Lucy BRISSETTE (abt. 1837 - bef. 1900)
married 10 May 1853
Théophile PINSONNAULT (18 March 1829 - 1908) & Marie TREMBLAY (abt. 1816 - )
married 22 November 1853

1854
Jeremiah (Jerry) (Jérémie) THÉRIAULT (TERRIOT) (abt. 1833 - 1 October 1893) & Ocatvie TREMBLAY (abt. 1834 - 2 November 1873)
married 10 October 1854
Étienne DUQUET ( - ) & Emilie SURPRENANT (3 May 1835 - )
married 20 June 1854

1858
Leandre Leon CYRIAC (SYRIAC) (1 April 1838 - 7 January 1915) & Marie Phoebe BOUSQUET (22 September 1829 - 6 March 1915)
married 1858

1864
Jean-Baptiste LAROCHE ( - ) & Marie-Olivine TREMBLAY (22 January 1845 - )
married 26 January 1864

1866
Gilbert SURPRENANT (28 February 1841 - 23 April 1913) & Cécile DAIGNEAULT (abt. 1847 - )
married 25 September 1866

1883
Joseph-Leon CYRIAC (SYRIAC) (18 June 1860 - ) & Domithilde DUQUET (9 August 1862 - 16 September 1911)
married 8 January 1883

1892
Isaac SURPRENANT (8 September 1829 - ) & Mathilde LANGEVIN ( - )
married 27 November 1892
 

Cemeteries in Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle)

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