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The History of Stanstead County, Province of Quebec, With Sketches of More Than Five Hundred Families

By: B. F. Hubbard

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1874, 1988)

Seller ID: H0123

ISBN: 1556131232

Condition: 402 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1874, 1988), 2004, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 402 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Stanstead County lies just north of the Vermont border in southern Quebec. It was first settled in the very early 1800s by families from New England, especially Vermont and New Hampshire. This volume was compiled by one of the last surviving pioneers, and provides a brief history of the towns of Stanstead, Hatley, Magog, Barnston, Coatickook and Barford with particular emphasis on their initial settlements. There is also some material on the adventures of the pioneers, religious affairs, Stanstead Seminary and Stanstead Wesleyan College. About three-quarters of the book, however, consists of g... View more info