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"Maskinonge, a post-village in Maskinonge co, Quebec, on the St. Lawrence, 30 miles S.W. of Three Rivers. It contains several stores. Pop. 250."

Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ...
Joseph Thomas
January 1, 1895
J.B. Lippincott

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  • 1672 - Seigniory (Maskinonge), granted Nov. 1672, to Pierre and Jean Baptiste Legardeur, Sieurs de St. Michel


  • 1722 - Église de Saint-Joseph established at Maskinongé

    www.gcatholic.org

  • Maskinongé, Québec, Canada
    Église de Saint-Joseph
    27, rue Saint-Joseph, Maskinongé, QUÉBEC
    Established 1722
    Source: Google maps
  • Maskinongé, Québec, Canada
    A North-East view of the bridge at Maskinonge, ( Quebec. ) abt. 1783
    Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1970-188-2143 W.H. Coverdale Collection of Canadiana
    www.collectionscanada.gc.ca
  • 1832 - MASKINONGE.
    seigniory, in the co. of St. Maurice, is bounded N.E. by the S. of Riviere du Loup; S.W. by Berthier; in the rear by Dusable and Craufel; in front by ...Read MORE...


  • 1873
    MASKINONGE, a county in the western part of Quebec, having Lake St. Peter, an expansion of the St. Lawrence, for its S.E. boundary. Area 2,061,327...Read MORE...


  • 1890 - CLERICAL INTERFERENCE.
    Complaints to be Made to Rome About the Conduct of Mgr. Lafleche.

    QUEBEC, July 5. - LeCanadian says complaints are to be made to Rome against Mgr. ...Read MORE...


  • News 1891 - CURSED THE CHURCH. - A Canadian Priest Calls Down God's Wrath on a Catholic Chapel. WITH HIS UPLIFTED CRUCIFIX.
    The Edifice Was Erected Against the Orders of the Bishop.
    FEELING OF TERROR AMONG THE PEOPLE.

    MONTREAL, July 3. - A most extraordinary scene took ...Read MORE...


  • 1892 - ONCE CATHOLICS, NOW BAPTISTS
    Ten Men and One Woman Immersed At Maskinonge.

    MONTREAL, August 27. - A scene possibly unprecedented in the history of the province of Quebec, took ...Read MORE...


  • 1892 - Owing to dissatisfaction over the erection of a new church at Maskinonge, Que.,
    20 or 30 French-Canadian families living in the parish have forsaken the church of their fathers, and gone over to their Protestant brethren.
    Vancouver Daily World
    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    August 20, 1892

  • 1895 - Maskinonge
    MASKINONGE, a county in the western part of Quebec, having Lake St. Peter, an expansion of the St. Lawrence, for its south-east boundary. Area...Read MORE...


  • Maskinongé, Québec, Canada
    Hotel Picardie, Maskinonge, Quebec
  • 1906
    Maskinongé, a post-village of Maskinongé co., Quebec, on the St. Lawrence, 30 miles SW. of Three Rivers. Pop. 75.
    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

  • Maskinongé, Québec, Canada
    Laurier Hotel
  • 1958 - Maskinongé Farmer Wins Gold Medal
    Wilfrid Lebeau, a 66-year old farmer, of nearby Maskinongé county, has been awarded the gold medal offered by the province every year in a...Read MORE...


  • Maskinongé, Québec, Canada
    Au Vieux Chaudron Restaurant


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Maskinongé, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph)
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Église de Saint-Joseph
27, rue Saint-Joseph, Maskinongé, QUÉBEC
Established 1722
Source: Google maps

Maskinongé, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph)
Pinterest
A North-East view of the bridge at Maskinonge, ( Quebec. ) abt. 1783
Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1970-188-2143 W.H. Coverdale Collection of Canadiana
www.collectionscanada.gc.ca

Maskinongé, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph)
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Hotel Picardie, Maskinonge, Quebec


Maskinongé, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph)
Pinterest
Laurier Hotel

Maskinongé, Québec, Canada (Saint-Joseph)
Pinterest
Au Vieux Chaudron Restaurant

History and News of Maskinongé, Québec, Canada

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  • 1672 - Seigniory (Maskinonge), granted Nov. 1672, to Pierre and Jean Baptiste Legardeur, Sieurs de St. Michel
  • 1722 - Église de Saint-Joseph established at Maskinongé
    www.gcatholic.org
  • 1832 - MASKINONGE.
    seigniory, in the co. of St. Maurice, is bounded N.E. by the S. of Riviere du Loup; S.W. by Berthier; in the rear by Dusable and Craufel; in front by ... Read MORE...

  • 1873
    MASKINONGE, a county in the western part of Quebec, having Lake St. Peter, an expansion of the St. Lawrence, for its S.E. boundary. Area 2,061,327... Read MORE...

  • 1890 - CLERICAL INTERFERENCE.
    Complaints to be Made to Rome About the Conduct of Mgr. Lafleche.

    QUEBEC, July 5. - LeCanadian says complaints are to be made to Rome against Mgr. ... Read MORE...

  • News  1891 - CURSED THE CHURCH. - A Canadian Priest Calls Down God's Wrath on a Catholic Chapel. WITH HIS UPLIFTED CRUCIFIX.
    The Edifice Was Erected Against the Orders of the Bishop.
    FEELING OF TERROR AMONG THE PEOPLE.

    MONTREAL, July 3. - A most extraordinary scene took ... Read MORE...

  • 1892 - Owing to dissatisfaction over the erection of a new church at Maskinonge, Que.,
    20 or 30 French-Canadian families living in the parish have forsaken the church of their fathers, and gone over to their Protestant brethren. Vancouver Daily World
    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    August 20, 1892
  • 1892 - ONCE CATHOLICS, NOW BAPTISTS
    Ten Men and One Woman Immersed At Maskinonge.

    MONTREAL, August 27. - A scene possibly unprecedented in the history of the province of Quebec, took ... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Maskinonge
    MASKINONGE, a county in the western part of Quebec, having Lake St. Peter, an expansion of the St. Lawrence, for its south-east boundary. Area... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Maskinongé, a post-village of Maskinongé co., Quebec, on the St. Lawrence, 30 miles SW. of Three Rivers. Pop. 75. 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
  • 1958 - Maskinongé Farmer Wins Gold Medal
    Wilfrid Lebeau, a 66-year old farmer, of nearby Maskinongé county, has been awarded the gold medal offered by the province every year in a... Read MORE...

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