Portneuf, Québec, Canada - Falls of the Portneuf River ( Quebec ) 1860
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Portneuf, Québec, Canada

Falls of the Portneuf River ( Quebec ) 1860
Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. R9266-406 Peter Winkworth Collection of Canadiana
www.collectionscanada.gc.ca

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Portneuf, Québec, Canada - Railway Bridge, 1926
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Portneuf, Québec, Canada - Hotel Motel Claire Fontaine
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Hotel Motel Claire Fontaine
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Portneuf, Québec, Canada
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Where is Portneuf, Québec, Canada? 

Portneuf is a county regional municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec. The county seat is Cap-Santé, Quebec. It is located at Latitude of 47°00' North and Longitude of 72°00' West. Portneuf has a paper mill called MPI Paper Mills of Portneuf.


PORTNEUF, a settlement of Canada, on the St. Lawrence, 20 m. SW of Quebec.

A Gazetteer of the World: Or, Dictionary of Geographical Knowledge, Volume 6
Publisher A. Fullarton, 1859wikipedia


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1647 - Barony (Portneuf) granted April 16, 1647 to Sieur de Croisille

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1832 - PORTNEUF,
barony, in the co. of Portneuf, is bounded N.E. by the S. of Jacques Cartier; S.W. by Deschambault; in the rear by Perthuis; in front by the St. Lawrence. - 1 1/ 2 league in breadth by 3 in depth. Granted, April 16, 1647, to Sieur de Croisille; it now belongs to the convent of the Hotel-Dieu at...Read MORE...


News  1850 Canadian Cold
The Quebec Gazette says that at Portneuf, Canada, on Tuesday, the 5th day of Feb. the thermometer went down to 52 degrees below zero, and that during the entire day it was below 40!
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February 21, 1850
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1861 - Église de Notre-Dame-des-Sept-Douleurs established at Portneuf

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1873
PORTNEUF, a county of Quebec, on the N. shore of the St Lawrence, has an area of 4,643,899 acres. It is watered by the River St, Maurice and numerous small streams Capital. Cap Sauté. Pop 23,216

PORTNEUF, a flourishing post village of Quebec, in the co of Portneuf, situated at the entrance of...Read MORE...



News  1874 - August 14 - Quebec, August 7. - The inhabitants of Portneuf have been greatly terrified recently by rumblings and earth heavings in that vicinity. Many have left their homes.

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August 14, 1874
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1885 - Canadian Towns which are Infected
The State Board of Health of Maine announces, that besides Montreal and its suburbs, the following named places in the Province of Quebec are affected with small-pox; Batiscan, Oct. 22, 7 families; Bersenels, below Tadousac, Nov 6, 4 families; Cap St. Ignace, Oct. 29, 50 cases, Chambly, Oct 27, 2...Read MORE...


1895 - Portneuf
PORTNEUF, a county of Quebec, on the north shore of the St. Lawrence, has an area of 1,068,800 acres. It is watered by the River St. Maurice and numerous small streams. Capital, Cap Sante. Pop. in 1871, 23,216; in 1891, 25,815.
Crossby, Peter Alfred. Lovell's gazetteer of British North America. (John Lovell & Son)., 1895
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1906
Portneuf, a post-village of Portneuf co., Quebec, at the entrance of the Portneuf River into the river St. Lawrence, 36 miles above Quebec It has paper, saw, and flour-mills, etc. Pop. about 400.
Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906
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Ancestors Who Were Born Here


Antrade
Canada/New France  Marie Anne Antrade (13 March 1669, Portneuf, Québec, Canada - 29 April 1750, Varennes, Québec, Canada)

Laferriere
Canada/New France  Jean Baptiste Laferriere (13 December 1795, Portneuf, Québec, Canada - 12 August 1870, , Québec Province, Canada )

Nault
Canada/New France  Joseph Henri Nault (6 June 1716, Portneuf, Québec, Canada - 6 February 1763, Bécancour, Nicolet, Québec, Canada )

Piché
Canada/New France  Samuel Piché (19 March 1866, Portneuf, Québec, Canada - , )

Plante
Canada/New France  Catherine Plante (14 July 1740, Portneuf, Québec, Canada - 9 September 1817, Rouville, QC, Canada)
Canada/New France  Louis Joseph Augustin Plante (6 May 1734, Portneuf, Québec, Canada - , )
Canada/New France  Pierre Plante (17 February 1729, Portneuf, Québec, Canada - 5 September 1806, Saint-Ours, Québec, Canada)

Robineau de Becancour
Canada/New France  Louise Catherine Robineau de Becancour (15 September 1677, Portneuf, Québec, Canada - 10 September 1757, Saint-Sulpice, Québec, Canada)
 


Ancestors Who Died Here


Ableson
immigrant England  Robert Ableson (february, 07, 1802, , England - december, 09, 1877, Portneuf, Québec, Canada)

Delage
Canada/New France  Marie Jeanne Delage (8 March 1699, Charlesbourg, Québec, Québec, Canada - 9 June 1734, Portneuf, Québec, Canada)

Duclos
Canada/New France  Marie Anne Duclos (1668, Batiscan, Québec, Canada - 31 January 1709, Portneuf, Québec, Canada)

Frenet (Frenette)
Canada/New France  Basilisse Frenet (Frenette) (22 March 1823, Cap-Santé, Québec, Canada - 25 October 1868, Portneuf, Québec, Canada)

Frenette
Canada/New France  Marie Marguerite Frenette (1 June 1794, Cap-Santé, Québec, Canada - 14 April 1885, Portneuf, Québec, Canada)

Grandbois
Canada/New France  Marguerite Grandbois (30 August 1794, La-Pérade, Québec, Canada - 14 November 1872, Portneuf, Québec, Canada)

Lamothe
Canada/New France  Jean Baptiste Lamothe (26 February 1701, Québec, Québec, Canada - 26 May 1778, Portneuf, Québec, Canada)

Lemaitre
Canada/New France  Marie Louise Lemaitre (20 February 1669, Québec, Québec, Canada - 1 December 1704, Portneuf, Québec, Canada)

Loriot (Lauriault)
Canada/New France  Pierre Joseph Loriot (Lauriault) (15 March 1705, Neuville, Portneuf, Québec, Canada - 20 December 1771, Portneuf, Québec, Canada)

Paquin
Canada/New France  Augustin Paquin (8 December 1817, Deschambault, Québec, Canada - 22 October 1874, Portneuf, Québec, Canada)

Piché
Canada/New France  Adrien Piché (13 May 1791, Cap-Santé, Québec, Canada - 27 November 1879, Portneuf, Québec, Canada)

Plante
Canada/New France  Charles Plante (1 September 1721, Grondines, Québec, Canada - 7 December 1725, Portneuf, Québec, Canada)

St-Germain dit Fèche
Canada/New France  François St-Germain dit Fèche (3 June 1788, La-Pérade, Québec, Canada - 7 April 1850, Portneuf, Québec, Canada)
 


Ancestors Who Were Married Here


1675
Jean Catelan (abt. 1643 - 16 November 1712) & Jeanne Carreau (25 January 1659 - 25 October 1730)
married 1675

1685
François Hamelin (abt. 1658 - 19 October 1725) & Madeleine Aubert (1669 - 3 June 1742)
married 27 November 1685

1865
Joseph Samuel Piché (20 May 1842 - 13 March 1912) & Sarah Allard (22 September 1843 - 24 June 1915)
married 24 April 1865
 




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