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Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)

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Where is Boucherville, Québec, Canada? 

Boucherville is a town in the Montérégie region of the Canadian province of Quebec. It is a suburb of Montreal on the South shore of the Saint Lawrence River. Boucherville is part of the Communauté métropolitaine de Montréal (Montreal Metropolitan Community) regional government.Wikipedia

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Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville) - Ste-Famille, Boucherville, est. 1680
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Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)

Ste-Famille, Boucherville, est. 1680
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Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville) -
Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)

Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville) -
Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)

Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville) -
Boucherville, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville)


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1667 - Boucherville is founded as a seigneurial parish by Pierre Boucher. Pierre Boucher begins farming this year but does not receive his seigneury until 1672 when he builds a palisade to protect the community from the Iroquois.

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Boucherville
Boucherville, Qué, pop 36 253 (2001c), 34 989 (1996c), incorporated as a city in 1957, is now a...Read MORE...

1680 - Église de la Sainte-Famille established at Boucherville

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News  1817 - 25 Below Zero
The Thermometer was 25 degrees below zero, at Boucherville, Canada, on the 15th inst.
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March 1, 1817
1832 - BOUCHERVILLE,
seigniory, on the S. side of the St. Lawrence is in the co. of Chambly; bounded W. by the fief...Read MORE...

News  1834 - 94 Degrees
At Boucherville, the fashionable watering place of Lower Canada, fifteen miles from Montreal, the...Read MORE...

1838 - November 13 - Lower Canada Rebellion - Boucherville rebels disperse on the arrival of the militia

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1843 - Awful Conflagration the Village of Boucherville in Ashon
At the late fire at Boucherville, near Montreal, 52 houses, besides other buildings, were...Read MORE...

In 1856, Boucherville divided into 2 distinct municipalities: village and parish.

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1873
BOUCHERVILLE, an incorporated village in Chambly co., Que., prettily situated on the south shore of ...Read MORE...

1890 - September 10, 1890 - Charles Berger discovers gold at Boucherville.

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1916
Boucherville, boo'shairvveel', a village of Chambly co., Quebec, on the S. shore of the St....Read MORE...

In 1956, the parish lots with frontage on the St Lawrence River rejoined the village and a year later Boucherville was incorporated as a city

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In 1963, the remaining territory of the municipality of the parish and the city of Boucherville merged.

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In 2002, Boucherville lost its municipal status when it was amalgamated into the new city of Longueuil.

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