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Louiseville, Maskinongé, Québec, Canada
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Where is Louiseville, Maskinongé, Québec, Canada? Louiseville is a city in the Mauricie region of the province of Quebec in Canada.

The area was originally part of the Rivière-du-Loup Seignory. This seignory was formed in 1665 by Intendant Jean Talon and granted in 1672 to Charles Dugey Rozoy de Mannereuil, officer in the Carignan Regiment. The seignory was thereafter also known as Rivière-Mannereuil for some time.wikipedia


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Louiseville, Maskinongé, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Rivière-du-Loup)

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Louiseville, Maskinongé, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Rivière-du-Loup)

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Louiseville, Maskinongé, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Rivière-du-Loup)

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1722 - Louiseville founded
In 1714, a mission was formed by the Récollets who dedicated it to the patronage of Anthony of...Read MORE...

1816 - Post office opened at Louiseville (Saint-Antoine-de-la-Rivière-Saint-Jean)

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1833 - Église de Saint-Antoine-de-Padoue established at Louiseville

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In 1845 (Louiseville), the Parish Municipality of Rivière-du-Loup-en-Haut was formed, and abolished two years later in 1847.

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1855 - (Louiseville) was reestablished as Saint-Antoine-de-la-Rivière-du-Loup, named after the parish patron and the seignory.

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1878 - (Louiseville) the main settlement separated from the parish municipality and formed the Village Municipality of Rivière-du-Loup.
Just one year later it was renamed to Louiseville in order to avoid confusion with another town...Read MORE...

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Louiseville, a banking town of Maskinonge co., Quebec, on the Canadian Pacific R., 74 miles NE. of...Read MORE...

News  1936 - 2 PROBES BEGIN IN DEATHS OF 22. WITNESSES STATE DRIVER OF TRUCK CARRYING 43 FAILED TO HEED WARNINGS.
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Louiseville, Quebec, Aug. 15 - Two investigators were ordered tonight...Read MORE...


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