Quebec History Marianopolis College

Date Published:
January 2005

L’Encyclopédie de l’histoire du Québec / The Quebec History Encyclopedia




Lavaltrie, a village in Berthier county, Quebec, on the Canadian Pacific Railway, 35 miles east of Montreal. It is named after Séraphin Marganne, Sieur de Lavaltrie, to whom the seigniory of Lavaltrie was granted in 1672. It is in a prosperous agricultural district.

Source : W. Stewart WALLACE, ed., The Encyclopedia of Canada, Vol. IV, Toronto, University Associates of Canada, 1948, 400p., p. 2.



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