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Saint-François-du-Lac, Yamaska, Québec, Canada

St Francois du Lac. chef-lieu of Yamaska co., and on Lake St Peter, 15 m. E. by N. of Sorel. P. of sub-dist. 2,331.


The Pocket Atlas and Gazetteer of the Dominion of Canada by John George Bartholomew, John Murdoch Harper J. Walker, 1890

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  • 1678 - Seigniory (St. Francois) Granted, Oct. 8, 1678, to Sieur Creviere


  • 1687 - Saint-François-du-Lac - Construction of Fort Saint-Francois (or Fort Crevier), a wooden fortified fort, as protection against the Iroquois.

    www.dahlheimer-bebeau.com/ Bebeau/ CanadaSaintFrancoisduLac.htm

  • 1714 - Saint-François-du-Lac - Foundation of the parish of St.Francois-Xavier.
    The parish boundaries cover the approximately territory of the modern day parishes of St. Francois-du-Lac and St-Thomas-de-Pierreville which are...Read MORE...


  • Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec, Canada
    L'église de Saint-François-du-Lac (exterior)
    Église de Saint-François-Xavier
    440, rue Notre-Dame, Saint-François-du-Lac, QUÉBEC
    Established 1714

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  • 1759 - Saint-François-du-Lac - The village and buildings were burned in an attack by Rogers' Rangers, an irregular British provincial force, during the Seven Years' War (also known as the French and Indian War) on October 4, 1759.

    www.wikipedia.org

  • 1832 - ST. FRANCOIS,
    seigniory, in the co. of Yamaska, is bounded N.E. by Lussaudiere; S.W. by Yamaska; in the rear by De Guir; in front by Lake St. Peter. - 1 1/ 2 league ...Read MORE...


  • Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec, Canada
    L'église de Saint-François-du-Lac (interior)
    Postcard
  • 1873
    ST. FRANCOIS DU LAC, a thriving post village of Quebec, capital of the co. of Yamaska, on Lake St. Peter, 27½ miles below Sorel. It contains several...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Saint-François-du-Lac
    ST, FRANCOIS DU LAC, a post village in Yamaska co., Que.. on the St. Francois River, 18 miles from St. Guillaume Station, on the C.P.R. It contain 1...Read MORE...


  • 1906 - Saint Francois du Lac
    Saint Francois du Lac, a post-village of Yamaska co., Quebec, on Lake St. Peter, 27 1/ 2 miles below Sorel, on the Quebec Southern R.
    Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906

  • Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec, Canada
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L'église de Saint-François-du-Lac (exterior)
Église de Saint-François-Xavier
440, rue Notre-Dame, Saint-François-du-Lac, QUÉBEC
Established 1714

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Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec, Canada
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L'église de Saint-François-du-Lac (interior)
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Saint-François-du-Lac, Québec, Canada
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  • 1678 - Seigniory (St. Francois) Granted, Oct. 8, 1678, to Sieur Creviere
  • 1687 - Saint-François-du-Lac - Construction of Fort Saint-Francois (or Fort Crevier), a wooden fortified fort, as protection against the Iroquois.

    www.dahlheimer-bebeau.com/ Bebeau/ CanadaSaintFrancoisduLac.htm
  • 1714 - Saint-François-du-Lac - Foundation of the parish of St.Francois-Xavier.
    The parish boundaries cover the approximately territory of the modern day parishes of St. Francois-du-Lac and St-Thomas-de-Pierreville which are... Read MORE...

  • 1759 - Saint-François-du-Lac - The village and buildings were burned in an attack by Rogers' Rangers, an irregular British provincial force, during the Seven Years' War (also known as the French and Indian War) on October 4, 1759.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1832 - ST. FRANCOIS,
    seigniory, in the co. of Yamaska, is bounded N.E. by Lussaudiere; S.W. by Yamaska; in the rear by De Guir; in front by Lake St. Peter. - 1 1/ 2 league ... Read MORE...

  • 1873
    ST. FRANCOIS DU LAC, a thriving post village of Quebec, capital of the co. of Yamaska, on Lake St. Peter, 27½ miles below Sorel. It contains several... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Saint-François-du-Lac
    ST, FRANCOIS DU LAC, a post village in Yamaska co., Que.. on the St. Francois River, 18 miles from St. Guillaume Station, on the C.P.R. It contain 1... Read MORE...

  • 1906 - Saint Francois du Lac
    Saint Francois du Lac, a post-village of Yamaska co., Quebec, on Lake St. Peter, 27 1/ 2 miles below Sorel, on the Quebec Southern R.
    Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906

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