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History of Yamachiche, Québec, Canada

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(Sainte-Anne-d'Yamachiche)

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Yamachiche, Québec, Canada

"Yamachiche, yama-chee'che, a post-village of St. Maurice co., Quebec, on the river Yamachiche, 163 miles W.S.W. of Three Rivers. It contains a church, a convent, an academy, a woollen-factory, a tannery, saw- and grist mills, and about a dozen stores. Pop. 1300."

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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  • In 1703, the first colonists, the three Gélinas brothers, settled in the Yamachiche area.

    en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Yamachiche,_Quebec

  • By 1706, there are 7 families in Yamachiche. That same year, the name Yamachiche first appeared in the census.

    en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Yamachiche,_Quebec

  • In 1711, the first chapel was built in Yamachiche, dedicated to Sainte Anne by Récollet Siméon Dupont.

    en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Yamachiche,_Quebec

  • Between 1765 and 1790, Yamachiche grew quickly with new settlers from Acadia (Acadians expelled by the English) and from the United States, particularly Loyalists from Massachusetts.

    en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Yamachiche,_Quebec

  • 1832 - Église de Sainte-Anne established at Yamachiche

    www.gcatholic.org

  • 1832 - The Parish of Ste. Anne de Yamachiche
    comprehends Gatineau, Pointe du Lac and the front part of Grosbois or Machiche. Some lands in the P. are still unconceded, and, although not of a...Read MORE...


  • Yamachiche, Québec, Canada
    Église de Sainte-Anne
    530, rue Sainte-Anne, Yamachiche, QUÉBEC
    Established 1832
    Source: Google maps
  • 1837 - July 26, 1837 - Rebellion of 1837 - Patriotes hold an illegal protest meeting at Yamachiche, in the county of Saint-Maurice

    canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ July_26

  • 1873
    YAMACHICHE, a flourishing post village of Quebec, capital of the co. of St. Maurice, on the River Yamachiche, 16½ miles from Three Rivers. It...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Yamachiche
    Yamachiche, yama-chee'che, a post-village of St. Maurice co., Quebec, on the river Yamachiche, 163 miles W.S.W. of Three Rivers. It contains a...Read MORE...


  • 1906
    Yamachiche, a post-village of St. Maurice co., Quebec, on the river Yamachiche and on the Canadian Pacific R., 16 miles WSW. of Three Rivers. Pop. in ...Read MORE...


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Église de Sainte-Anne
530, rue Sainte-Anne, Yamachiche, QUÉBEC
Established 1832
Source: Google maps

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  • In 1703, the first colonists, the three Gélinas brothers, settled in the Yamachiche area.

    en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Yamachiche,_Quebec
  • By 1706, there are 7 families in Yamachiche. That same year, the name Yamachiche first appeared in the census.

    en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Yamachiche,_Quebec
  • In 1711, the first chapel was built in Yamachiche, dedicated to Sainte Anne by Récollet Siméon Dupont.

    en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Yamachiche,_Quebec
  • Between 1765 and 1790, Yamachiche grew quickly with new settlers from Acadia (Acadians expelled by the English) and from the United States, particularly Loyalists from Massachusetts.

    en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Yamachiche,_Quebec
  • 1832 - Église de Sainte-Anne established at Yamachiche

    www.gcatholic.org
  • 1832 - The Parish of Ste. Anne de Yamachiche
    comprehends Gatineau, Pointe du Lac and the front part of Grosbois or Machiche. Some lands in the P. are still unconceded, and, although not of a... Read MORE...

  • 1837 - July 26, 1837 - Rebellion of 1837 - Patriotes hold an illegal protest meeting at Yamachiche, in the county of Saint-Maurice

    canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ July_26
  • 1873
    YAMACHICHE, a flourishing post village of Quebec, capital of the co. of St. Maurice, on the River Yamachiche, 16½ miles from Three Rivers. It... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Yamachiche
    Yamachiche, yama-chee'che, a post-village of St. Maurice co., Quebec, on the river Yamachiche, 163 miles W.S.W. of Three Rivers. It contains a... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Yamachiche, a post-village of St. Maurice co., Quebec, on the river Yamachiche and on the Canadian Pacific R., 16 miles WSW. of Three Rivers. Pop. in ... Read MORE...

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