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Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm)

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Where is Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada? 

Saint-Jacques is a municipality in the Lanaudière region of Quebec, Canada, part of the Montcalm Regional County Municipality.

Saint-Jacques was founded in 1774 by Acadian settlers from Boston after the Great Upheaval of 1755.
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Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) -
Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm)

Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - Église de Saint-Jacques
102, rue Saint-Jacques, Saint-Jacques, QUÉBEC
Established 1774
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Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm)

Église de Saint-Jacques
102, rue Saint-Jacques, Saint-Jacques, QUÉBEC
Established 1774
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Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) -
Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm)

Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - Banque Hochelaga et Hotel Marion, St-Jacques Que (Co Montcalm)
Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm)

Banque Hochelaga et Hotel Marion, St-Jacques Que (Co Montcalm)
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Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm)


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1770 - First settlers, the Acadians came from Boston; they called the place Saint-Jacques-de-la-Nouvelle-Acadie.

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1772 - Appointment of the first resident priest in St-Jacques

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1774 - Église de Saint-Jacques established at Saint-Jacques

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1832 - L'ASSOMPTION,
county, in the district of Montreal, is bounded N.E. by the co. of Berthier; S.W, by the co. of...Read MORE...

1845 - Parish of Saint-Jacques-de-Saint-Sulpice formed at St-Jacques

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1847 - Parish of Saint-Jacques-de-Saint-Sulpice abolished at St-Jacques

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1855 - Parish of Saint-Jacques-de-l'Achigan established at St-Jacques

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1873
ST. JACQUES DE L' ACHIGAN. a post village and parish of Quebec, co. of Montcalm, on the River Lac...Read MORE...

1884 - Tobacco cultivation begins at St-Jacques

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1900 - April 4 - Fire in the convent of Sœurs Sainte-Anne in St-Jacques

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1906
Saint Jacques (de l'Achigan), a post-village of Montcalm co., Quebec, 13 miles NNW. of...Read MORE...

1917 - The village municipality of Saint-Jacques-de-l'Achigan shortens its name to Saint-Jacques

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Ancestors Who Were Born Here


Bourdean
flag  Theophile BOURDEAN (1832, Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - 1 July 1897, Williamstown, Massachusetts, USA)

Éthier
flag  François ÉTHIER (8 February 1824 , Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - , )
flag  Paul ÉTHIER (1 April 1787, Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - , )

Girouard
flag  Basile GIROUARD (21 September 1782, Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - , )
flag  Euphrosine GIROUARD (27 November 1780, Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - , )

Granger
flag  Louise GRANGER (26 August 1781, Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - 9 January 1860, Henryville, Québec, Canada (Saint-Georges-de-Henryville))

Labine "Bean"
flag  Moise-"Moses" LABINE "BEAN" (30 August 1824, Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - , )

Lanoue
flag  Joseph LANOUE (abt. 1768, Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - 17 March 1840, L'Acadie, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marguerite-de-Blairfindie))

Riopel
flag  Octave RIOPEL (2 November 1830, Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - 1 November 1909, St-Théodore-de-Chertsey, Quebec, Canada)

Riopelle
flag  Vitaline RIOPELLE (1828, Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - , )

Tellier dite Lafortune
flag  Eudocci TELLIER DITE LAFORTUNE (July 1853, Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - 11 October 1920, Saint-Ephrem-d'Upton, Québec, Canada )

Thériault (Terriot)
immigrant - Canada to US   Jeremiah (Jerry) (Jérémie) THÉRIAULT (TERRIOT) (abt. 1833, Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - 1 October 1893, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA)

Thibodeau
flag  Paul THIBODEAU (28 March 1775, Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm) - 21 August 1860, Mirabel, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Scholastique) (Saint-Benoît) (Saint-Augustin))
 

Ancestors Who Died Here

We currently have information about 104 ancestors who died in Saint-Jacques, Québec, Canada (Saint-Jacques-de-Montcalm).
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Ancestors Who Were Married Here


1779
Joseph RENAUD (9 September 1754 - ) & Archange BOUTEILLER (BOUTHILLIER, BOUTILLIER) (26 August 1748 - 19 November 1814)
married 8 February 1779

1793
Amand DUPUIS (12 June 1729 - 9 November 1819) & Anastasie LEBLANC (25 January 1732 - 27 March 1808)
married 24 June 1793

1795
Louis JANSON dit LAPALME (27 August 1758 - 17 April 1821) & Veronique AMIRAULT (MIREAULT) (abt. January 1772 - 8 May 1840)
married 5 October 1795

1851
Moise-"Moses" LABINE "BEAN" (30 August 1824 - ) & Domitille-"Eliza" BELAIR dite DALBEC? (abt. 1826 - )
married 23 September 1851

1857
Louis DALPE dit PARISEAU (abt. 1822 - 1898) & Julie MELANÇON (MELANSON) (4 June 1828 - 1900)
married 17 February 1857
 

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