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Riviere-Ouelle: Pioneer Memorial

During my visit to Riviere-Ouelle I also photographed this beautiful stone which is dedicated to the earliest pioneers “who built Riviere-Ouelle”.

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English translation of the timeline:

1685 – First Registers

1686 – First Chapel

1690 – Phipps’ Attempt to Invade

1781-1825 – Mgr. Panet, Church Curate

1972 – Tricentennial

 

 

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Index: Riviere-Ouelle, Quebec

Core Index: Acadian & French-Canadian Genealogy and History

 

 

 

 

February 17, 2009 - Posted by | . |

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