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Curious and Interesting Names Near Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix ...

As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always wonder about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

  • Clarenceville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarenceville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarenceville
    • Clarenceville lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix
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  • Dairy Valley
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dairy Valley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dairy Valley
    • Dairy Valley lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dairy Valley
  • Gloria Village
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gloria Village came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gloria Village
    • Gloria Village lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix
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  • Hecks Corners
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hecks Corners came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hecks Corners
    • Hecks Corners lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix
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    • Henrysburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henrysburg came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henrysburg
      • Henrysburg lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henrysburg
    • Henryville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henryville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henryville
      • Henryville lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix
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    • Nutt's Corners
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nutt's Corners came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nutt's Corners
      • Nutt's Corners lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nutt's Corners
    • Pike River
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pike River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pike River
      • Pike River lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the east of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix
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Notable Births & Deaths ...

This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.

Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.

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    • Sir John Abbott     (4th Prime Minister of Canada (June 1891 - November 1892))
      • 4th Prime Minister of Canada (June 1891 - November 1892). He was born in Saint Andre d'Argenteuil (Quebec) on Wednesday March 21, 1821 and died in Montreal (Quebec) on Monday October 30, 1893 at the age of 72.
      • Montreal is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
    • Chester A. Arthur     (21st President of the US (1881 - 1885))
      • 21st President of the US (1881 - 1885). He was born in Fairfield (Vermont) on Monday October 5, 1829 and died in New York (New York) on Thursday November 18, 1886 at the age of 57. He is buried at Albany Rural Cemetery (Albany County, New York).
      • Fairfield is located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the southeast of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Chester A. Arthur<3>
    • Therese Casgrain     (Activist, politican)
      • Activist, politican. She was born in Montreal (Quebec) on Friday July 10, 1896 and died in Montreal (Quebec) on Tueday November 3, 1981 at the age of 85.
      • Montreal is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
      • Montreal is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Therese Casgrain<3>
    • Henry Corden     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Montreal (Quebec) on Tueday January 6, 1920 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Thursday May 19, 2005 at the age of 85. He is buried at San Fernando Mission Cemetery (Los Angeles County, California).
      • Montreal is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Henry Corden<3>
    • Don Ferguson     (Comedian, actor, writer, producer)
      • Comedian, actor, writer, producer. He was born in Montreal (Quebec) on Thursday May 30, 1946
      • Montreal is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
    • Scott Garland     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Regina (Saskatchewan) on Friday May 16, 1952 and died in Montreal (Quebec) on Saturday June 9, 1979 at the age of 27. He is buried at Regina Cemetery (Saskatchewan).
      • Montreal is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Scott Garland<3>
    • Linda Griffiths     (Actress, playwright)
      • Actress, playwright. He was born in Montreal (Quebec) on Wednesday October 7, 1953 and died in Toronto (Ontario) on Sunday September 21, 2014 at the age of 60.
      • Montreal is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Linda Griffiths<3>
    • Roland Hewgill     (Actor)
      • Actor. He was born in Montreal (Quebec) on Monday February 11, 1929 and died in Kingston (Ontario) on Monday November 9, 1998 at the age of 69. He is buried at Cataraqui Cemetery (Frontenac County, Ontario).
      • Montreal is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Roland Hewgill<3>
    • Gordon 'Duke' Keats     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Montreal (Quebec) on Friday March 1, 1895 and died in Victoria (British Columbia) on Sunday January 16, 1972 at the age of 76. He is buried at Royal Oak Burial Park (British Columbia).
      • Montreal is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Gordon 'Duke' Keats<3>
    • Gordon 'Duke' Keats     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Montreal (Quebec) on Friday March 1, 1895 and died in Victoria (British Columbia) on Sunday January 16, 1972 at the age of 76. He is buried at Royal Oak Burial Park (British Columbia).
      • Montreal is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Gordon 'Duke' Keats<3>
    • Guy L'Ecuyer     (Genie Award nominated actor)
      • Genie Award nominated actor. He was born in Montreal (Quebec) on Sunday July 26, 1931 and died in Montreal (Quebec) on Friday September 20, 1985 at the age of 54.
      • Montreal is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
      • Montreal is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Guy L'Ecuyer<3>
    • Dollard St. Laurent     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Verdun (Quebec) on Sunday May 12, 1929 and died in Beloeil (Quebec) on Monday April 6, 2015 at the age of 85.
      • Verdun is located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the northwest of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
      • Beloeil is located 30 miles [48.3 km] to the north of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Dollard St. Laurent<3>
    • Colin Archibald Low     (Filmmaker, director, producer)
      • Filmmaker, director, producer. He was born in Cardston (Alberta) on Saturday July 24, 1926 and died in Montreal (Quebec) on Wednesday February 24, 2016 at the age of 89.
      • Montreal is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix.

How Far From Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix and extending to:

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 119 miles [191.5 km]<2> to the west (W). If you could drive a straight line from Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take about two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 7 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take 5 days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,487 miles [8,830.5 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,210 miles [9,994 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,086 miles [6,575.8 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>

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Footnotes ...

<1>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.1333, Longitude: -73.2833    
<3>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<4>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.
<5>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Saint Paul de l'Ile aux Noix to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<6>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 304.926 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 301.106 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 300.197 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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