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History of Nicolet, Québec, Canada

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(Saint-Jean-Baptiste)

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Nicolet, Québec, Canada

Nicolet, Québec, Canada

In the early 19th century it became a major agricultural town and an important crossroads for the townships of the S shore. With its economic activity based on the forest and dairy industries and retail commerce, Nicolet was increasingly the centre for back-country agricultural parishes.

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  • 1672 - Seigniory (Nicolet) - Granted Oct. 29th, 1672, to Sieur de Laubia


  • 1681 - Parish of St-Jean-Baptiste-de-Nicolet is established at Nicolet

    Le Programme de recherche en démographie historique - Univeriste de Montreal

  • 1716 - Parish of St. Jean Baptiste de Nicole is established

    Guide to Quebec Catholic Parishes and Published Parish Marriage Records, Compiled Jeanne Sauve White

  • 1831 - Cathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste established at Nicolet

    www.gcatholic.org

  • 1832 - NICOLET,
    seigniory and augmentation, in the co. of Nicolet, is bounded N.E. by Roquetaillade; S.W. by Baie St. Antoine; in the rear by the T. of Wendover; in...Read MORE...


  • 1855 - August 17, 1855 - First Sisters of the Assumption (Soeurs de l'Assomption) arrive at Nicolet; one year later, on this date, they found la Communauté des Soeurs de l'Assomption. Nicolet, Québec

    canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ August_17

  • 1873 - Nicolet Quebec, has a hog ninety-eight years old. He is an Iroquois Indian, and his name is Jean Cochon.

    Critic-Record
    District of Columbia
    August 4, 1873

  • 1873
    NICOLET, a central county of Quebec, comprises an area of 379,320 acres. The Becancour river intersects tins county, and the St. Lawrence washes its...Read MORE...


  • News 1883 - Diptheria is prevalent at Nicolet, near Quebec.

    New York Herald
    New York, New York
    March 27, 1883

  • 1894 - Four men of Nicolet, Quebec were drowned in the St. Lawrence yesterday.

    The Washington Gazette
    Washington, North Carolina
    May 17, 1894

  • 1895 - Nicolet
    NICOLET, a central county of Quebec, comprises an area of 379,320 acres. The Becancour River intersects this county and the St. Lawrence washes its...Read MORE...


  • Nicolet, Québec, Canada
    Grotte N.D. de Lourdes, S.S. de l'Assomption de la Sainte Vierge, Nicolet, P.Q.
    Postcard
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  • 1906 - Cathedral and Convent Burn
    Ecclesiastical Buildings at Nicolet, Que., Destroyed - Loss About $600,000.

    Special to The Tribune.

    Nicolet, Que., June 22 - A disastrous...Read MORE...


  • 1906
    Nicolet, a banking post-town of Nicolet co., Quebec, 71 miles NNE. of Montreal, on the Intercolonial R. It has various manufacturing industries. Pop. ...Read MORE...


  • Nicolet, Québec, Canada
    Eveche
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  • Nicolet, Québec, Canada
    Ecole d'Agriculture (School of Agriculture)
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  • Nicolet, Québec, Canada
    Seminaire de Nicolet
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  • Nicolet, Québec, Canada
    Hôpital Christ-Roi
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  • Nicolet
    Nicolet, Qué, Town, pop 7827 (2006c), 7928 (2001c), inc 1872. Nicolet is situated some 3 km from the mouth of the Rivière Nicolet at the eastern end...Read MORE...




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Grotte N.D. de Lourdes, S.S. de l'Assomption de la Sainte Vierge, Nicolet, P.Q.
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Eveche
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Hôpital Christ-Roi
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Ecole d'Agriculture (School of Agriculture)
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Seminaire de Nicolet
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  • 1672 - Seigniory (Nicolet) - Granted Oct. 29th, 1672, to Sieur de Laubia
  • 1681 - Parish of St-Jean-Baptiste-de-Nicolet is established at Nicolet

    Le Programme de recherche en démographie historique - Univeriste de Montreal
  • 1716 - Parish of St. Jean Baptiste de Nicole is established

    Guide to Quebec Catholic Parishes and Published Parish Marriage Records, Compiled Jeanne Sauve White
  • 1831 - Cathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste established at Nicolet

    www.gcatholic.org
  • 1832 - NICOLET,
    seigniory and augmentation, in the co. of Nicolet, is bounded N.E. by Roquetaillade; S.W. by Baie St. Antoine; in the rear by the T. of Wendover; in... Read MORE...

  • 1855 - August 17, 1855 - First Sisters of the Assumption (Soeurs de l'Assomption) arrive at Nicolet; one year later, on this date, they found la Communauté des Soeurs de l'Assomption. Nicolet, Québec

    canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ August_17
  • 1873
    NICOLET, a central county of Quebec, comprises an area of 379,320 acres. The Becancour river intersects tins county, and the St. Lawrence washes its... Read MORE...

  • 1873 - Nicolet Quebec, has a hog ninety-eight years old. He is an Iroquois Indian, and his name is Jean Cochon.
    Critic-Record
    District of Columbia
    August 4, 1873
  • News  1883 - Diptheria is prevalent at Nicolet, near Quebec.
    New York Herald
    New York, New York
    March 27, 1883
  • 1894 - Four men of Nicolet, Quebec were drowned in the St. Lawrence yesterday.
    The Washington Gazette
    Washington, North Carolina
    May 17, 1894
  • 1895 - Nicolet
    NICOLET, a central county of Quebec, comprises an area of 379,320 acres. The Becancour River intersects this county and the St. Lawrence washes its... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Nicolet, a banking post-town of Nicolet co., Quebec, 71 miles NNE. of Montreal, on the Intercolonial R. It has various manufacturing industries. Pop. ... Read MORE...

  • 1906 - Cathedral and Convent Burn
    Ecclesiastical Buildings at Nicolet, Que., Destroyed - Loss About $600,000.

    Special to The Tribune.

    Nicolet, Que., June 22 - A disastrous... Read MORE...

  • Nicolet
    Nicolet, Qué, Town, pop 7827 (2006c), 7928 (2001c), inc 1872. Nicolet is situated some 3 km from the mouth of the Rivière Nicolet at the eastern end... Read MORE...

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