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Yamaska, Québec, Canada
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"Yamaska, a post-village in Yamaska co., Quebec, on the river Yamaska, 31 miles N. of St. Hyacinthe. It contains 4 stores and several mills. Pop. 800."

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Yamaska, Québec, Canada (Saint-Michel-d'Yamaska)


Yamaska, Québec, Canada (Saint-Michel-d'Yamaska)

Eglise St-Michel d'Yamaska (Canada)
141, rue Principale, Yamaska, QUÉBEC
Established 1833

Yamaska, Québec, Canada (Saint-Michel-d'Yamaska)

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1832 - YAMASKA,
seigniory, in the co. of Yamaska, is bounded N.E. by St. Francois; S.W. by Sorel and Bonsecoeurs;...Read MORE...

1833 - Église de Saint-Michel established at Yamaska

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News  1851 - School Fire
The Grand Jury of the Court of Queen's Bench, at Three Rivers, ignored the Bill against Mr....Read MORE...

News  1851 - Washed Away
The Yamaska, a tributary of the St. Lawrence, in Canada, has undermined and washed away 72 acres of ...Read MORE...

1873
YAMASKA. a county of Quebec. It is centrally situated, and drained by the Nicolet, St. Francis and...Read MORE...

1875 - September 28, 1875 - Intercolonial train derailed near Yamaska by heavy timbers on the track, killing ten; probably sabotage or vandalism.

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News  1884 - Bridge Blown Down
St. Hyacinthe, Quebec., Dec. 15. - The first span of the new bridge, being erected across the river ...Read MORE...

1894 - Shaken by an Earthquake
YAMASKA, Quebec, November 12. - Earthquake shocks, quite violent, and lasting about ten seconds,...Read MORE...

1896 - Hail Storm on Sunday
Yamaska, Que., May 11. - At 4 o'clock yesterday afternoon it hailed for over a minute, entirely...Read MORE...

1897 - Poor Crops
Yamaska, Que., June 3. - Crops here and vicinity have a very poor appearance. Farmers think that...Read MORE...

1906
Yamaska, a post-village of Yamaska co., Quebec on the river Yamaska, 31 miles N. of St. Hyacinthe,...Read MORE...


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