Quebec History Marianopolis College

Date Published:
March 2005

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


Ville Marie


Ville Marie, a village in Témiscamingue county, Quebec, on the east side of lake Timiskaming, and on the Canadian Pacific Railway, 53 miles north of Témiscamingue. It was formerly known as "Baie-des-Pères", from the fact that the Oblate fathers once had a residence here. It is a colonization centre for the district in which it is situated.

Source  : W. Stewart WALLACE, ed., The Encyclopedia of Canada, Vol. VI, Toronto, University Associates of Canada, 1948, 398p., p. 241.

© 2005 Claude Bélanger, Marianopolis College