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Lévis, Quebec

, Quebec on October 30, 1799. Philippe (2000) (#refDCBO). He was the eleventh child of thirteen born to Piere Bourget, a farmer, and Therese Paradis. Bruchési (1913) (#ref1913CE). He received elementary schooling at home and at a Point Lévis school, and then went

on to study at the Petit Séminaire de Québec, with only middling academic success, and at the Grand Séminaire de Québec (Séminaire de Québec). He was born at Pointe-Lévy (Lévis, Quebec) in 1811 and studied at the Petit Séminaire de Québec. He articled in law, was called to the bar in 1839 and set up practice at Quebec City. Lemieux was elected to the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Canada for Dorchester County (Dorchester County, Quebec) in an 1847 by-election held following the death of the previously-elected member. He was reelected in 1848 and 1851. Lemieux played an important role in abolishing seigneurial tenure (seigneurial system of New France), serving on the commission formed in 1851 and helping to prepare the legislation that put an end to it. He was elected in the new riding of Lévis (Lévis (electoral district)) in 1854; Lemieux served as Commissioner of Public Works from 1855 to 1856. He was elected again in 1858 and served as Receiver General in that year. Lemieux was defeated by Joseph-Goderic Blanchet in 1861 but was elected to the Legislative Council of the Province of Canada for La Durantaye division in 1862 and served until his death at Lévis in 1864. He had been named bâtonnier for the Quebec bar in 1863. * City of '''Lévis (Lévis, Quebec)''': former city of Lévis; cities of Charny (Charny, Quebec), Saint-Jean-Chrysostome (Saint-Jean-Chrysostome, Quebec), Saint-Nicolas (Saint-Nicolas, Quebec), Saint-Rédempteur (Saint-Rédempteur, Quebec) and Saint-Romuald (Saint-Romuald, Quebec); municipalities of Pintendre (Pintendre, Quebec) and Saint-Étienne-de-Lauzon (Saint-Étienne-de-Lauzon, Quebec); parishes of Sainte-Hélène-de-Breakeyville (Sainte-Hélène-de-Breakeyville, Quebec) and Saint-Joseph-de-la-Pointe-de-Lévy (Saint-Joseph-de-la-Pointe-de-Lévy, Quebec). demo-cd Bellechasse RCM (Bellechasse Regional County Municipality, Quebec), Les Etchemins RCM (Les Etchemins Regional County Municipality, Quebec), Lévis (Lévis, Quebec) demo-csd Beaumont (Beaumont, Quebec), Lac-Etchemin (Lac-Etchemin, Quebec), Lévis (Lévis, Quebec) (part), Saint-Anselme (Saint-Anselme, Quebec), Saint-Damien-de-Buckland (Saint-Damien-de-Buckland, Quebec), Saint-Henri (Saint-Henri, Chaudière-Appalaches, Quebec), Sainte-Claire (Sainte-Claire, Quebec) demo-area 2056.90 demo-cd Lévis (Lévis, Quebec), Lotbinière (Lotbinière Regional County Municipality, Quebec), La Nouvelle-Beauce (La Nouvelle-Beauce Regional County Municipality, Quebec) demo-csd Lévis (Lévis, Quebec), Laurier-Station (Laurier-Station, Quebec), Saint-Agapit (Saint-Agapit, Quebec), Saint-Apollinaire (Saint-Apollinaire, Quebec), Sainte-Croix (Sainte-Croix, Quebec), Saint-Lambert-de-Lauzon (Saint-Lambert-de-Lauzon, Quebec) demo-cd Lévis (Lévis, Quebec), Lotbinière (Lotbinière Regional County Municipality, Quebec), La Nouvelle-Beauce (La Nouvelle-Beauce Regional County Municipality, Quebec) demo-csd Lévis (Lévis, Quebec), Laurier-Station (Laurier-Station, Quebec), Saint-Agapit (Saint-Agapit, Quebec), Saint-Apollinaire (Saint-Apollinaire, Quebec), Sainte-Croix (Sainte-Croix, Quebec), Saint-Lambert-de-Lauzon (Saint-Lambert-de-Lauzon, Quebec) next_route 25 cities Vaudreuil-Dorion, Pointe-Claire, Montreal, Brossard, Longueuil, Boucherville, Sainte-Julie (Sainte-Julie, Quebec), Beloeil (Beloeil, Quebec), Saint-Hyacinthe (Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec), Drummondville, Lévis (Lévis, Quebec), Montmagny (Montmagny, Quebec), Rivière-du-Loup, Rimouski, Mont-Joli next_route 133 cities Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Beauharnois (Beauharnois, Quebec), Châteauguay, Candiac (Candiac, Quebec), Delson (Delson, Quebec), Brossard, Longueuil, Boucherville, Varennes (Varennes, Quebec), Verchères, Sorel-Tracy, Nicolet (Nicolet, Quebec), Bécancour (Bécancour, Quebec), Lévis (Lévis, Quebec), Montmagny (Montmagny, Quebec), Saint-Jean-Port-Joli (Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, Quebec), Rivière-du-Loup, Rimouski, Matane, Cap-Chat (Cap-Chat, Quebec), Gaspé (Gaspé, Quebec), Chandler (Chandler, Quebec), New Carlisle (New Carlisle, Quebec), Carleton-sur-Mer, Matapédia (Matapédia, Quebec), Amqui, Mont-Joli junction and was historically known as '''Saint-Henri-de-Lauzon'''. The narrowing of the Saint Lawrence River (w:Saint Lawrence River) proximate to the city's promontory, Cap-Diamant (Cape Diamond), and Lévis (w:Lévis, Quebec), on the opposite bank, provided the name given to the city, ''Kébec'', an Algonquin (w:Algonquin language) word meaning "where the river narrows". Founded in 1608 by Samuel de Champlain (w:Samuel de Champlain), Quebec City is one of the oldest cities (w:List of North American cities by year of foundation) in North America.


Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi

at the Committee for State Planning, together with Theodor Stolojan. ''Văcăroiu, un funcţionar de la Comitetul Planificării comuniste, schimbă destinul României'' (Văcăroiu, A Clerk of the Communist Committee of State Planning, Changes the Destiny of Romania, in Evenimentul Zilei, 20 April 2007 DATE OF BIRTH 5 December 1943 PLACE OF BIRTH Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi


Espanola, Ontario

;, ''Sudbury Star'', 22 July 2005, A4. Early life and career According to his ABC biography, "Saunders, an all-star defenseman in the Montreal junior leagues, received a scholarship and played hockey (ice hockey) at Western Michigan University from 1974–76." His brother, Bernie Saunders, also played hockey at Western during this time. The university's official hockey media guide lists Saunders as having played limited time for the Broncos (Western Michigan Broncos) in that time frame, and also lists his hometown as Ajax, Ontario. He attended high school in Montreal. He transferred to Ryerson University in Toronto and played for the Rams from 1976–78. After the 1977–78 season, Saunders was named to the Ontario University Athletic Association All-Star team. * the call sign of a defunct AM radio station in Espanola (Espanola, Ontario), Ontario, later superseded by CKNR-FM, * the original call sign of CKJN-FM in Caledonia (Caledonia, Ontario), Ontario. - Espanola (Espanola, Ontario) Bernie Gagnon (X) (acc.) - Coil steel manufactured by Algoma Steel (Essar Steel Algoma) in Sault Ste. Marie and freight from the Domtar paper mill at Espanola (Espanola, Ontario) account for 80% of freight traffic , although pulpwood, chemicals used by the steel industry, slab steel, paper, and miscellaneous goods are also carried. The railway handled 23,000 carloads a year. Pte. David Byers, 22, of Espanola, Ontario (w:Espanola, Ontario) was identified after a suicide bomber attacked the soldiers in Kandahar. On Tuesday, the Department of National Defence (w:Department of National Defence (Canada)) said the attack also killed Cpl. Glen Arnold, based in CFB Petawawa (w:CFB Petawawa), northwest of Ottawa; and Cpl. Shane Keating of Saskatoon and Cpl. Keith Morley, based at CFB Shilo (w:CFB Shilo) in Manitoba were also killed.


Qaqortoq

**Qaarsut - Qaarsut Airport (GL) **Qaqortoq - Qaqortoq Heliport (GL) **Qasigiannguit - Qasigiannguit Heliport (GL) '''Hvalsey''' ("Whale Island"; Greenlandic ''Qaqortukulooq'') is located near Qaqortoq, Greenland and is the site of Greenland's largest, best-preserved Norse (Norsemen) ruins in the area known as the Eastern Settlement (''Eystribyggð'').


Saint-Marc

account of Point du Sable as "largely fictitious and wholly unauthenticated". commons:Category:Saint-Marc, Haiti


Mitchell, South Dakota

; Personal life Briggs was born in Mitchell, South Dakota and moved to southern California in 1935, where he was raised by his single mother. He attended high school and college in southern California and later served in the United States


Županja

i led'' Colonia was founded in 1996 by Boris Đurđević and Tomislav Jelić, two DJs from Vinkovci, Croatia. As the two of them did not sing, they later hired Indira "Ira" Vladić Mujkić (from Županja) to become their vocalist. The name of the group comes from the ancient Latin name of the Croatian town Vinkovci which was "Colonia Aurelia Cibalae".


Pereira, Colombia

Suolahti (consolidated in 2007 with Sumiainen to make Äänekoski), Finland (status unknown) image 300 px (Image:266368 10150687251515634 868425633 19614070 4645723 o.jpg) location Pereira (Pereira, Colombia), Colombia broke_ground '''Estadio Hernán Ramírez Villegas''' is a multi-purpose stadium in Pereira (Pereira, Colombia), Colombia. It is currently used mostly for football (football (soccer)) matches. It is also the home of Deportivo Pereira. The stadium holds 30,313 people. The stadium was built in 1971. The stadium is now under reconstruction for the FIFA U-20 World Cup in 2011. The stadium is going to host some games and is going to hold 40.000 people. Nuevo Estadio, Así quedaría el estadio de Pereira, July 6, 2009. An upper tier is being added to the stadium to match with the existing west upper tier. Main urban centers *Pereira (Pereira, Colombia), Risaralda Department *Armenia (Armenia, Colombia), Quindío Department *Juan Valdez (International gourmet coffee brand) *Pereira (Pereira, Colombia), Risaralda (Risaralda Department) (Colombian City) *Armenia (Armenia, Colombia), Quindío (Quindío Department) (Colombian City)


Stratford, Ontario


Pebble Beach, California

authors_illustrators eleanor_coerr.htm "Eleanor Coerr Author Biography" . ''Sleeping Bear Press''. Retrieved December 24, 2010. On December 5, 2011, an NHL Board of Governors meeting, partially about realignment for the League, took place in Pebble Beach (Pebble Beach, California), California. This potential realignment was discussed there and a new structure of the entire League was announced, consisting of 4 conferences based on geography, and 2 of those conferences


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