Quebec History Marianopolis College

Date Published:
March 2005

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


Noël Chabanel


Chabanel, Noël (1613-1649), Jesuit missionary, was born in France on February 2, 1613, and entered the Jesuit novitiate at Toulouse in 1630. In 1643 he came to Canada as a missionary, and in 1644 was sent to the Jesuit mission in Huronia. He was murdered by an apostate Huron on December 8, 1849, and was canonized in 1930.

Source  : W. Stewart WALLACE, ed., The Encyclopedia of Canada, Vol. II, Toronto, University Associates of Canada, 1948, 411p., p. 25.


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