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Communities Also Named Saint Philippe ...

We have found three communities that share the name Saint Philippe.

There is one other community in Quebec which is also named Saint Philippe.

Beyond Quebec, we know of another two communities that are located throughout in Canada.

  • Communities Located In Quebec ...
    • Unknown
      • The profile page for Saint Philippe #1
      • We found mention of this community, but have little information.<1> For the information that we do have, please visit our profile page for the Quebec community of Saint Philippe.
  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • New Brunswick
      • This Saint Philippe lies 426 miles [685.6 km]<2> to the east.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Philippe
    • Prince Edward Island
      • This Saint Philippe lies 458 miles [737.1 km]<2> to the east northeast.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Philippe

Curious and Interesting Names Near Saint Philippe ...

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.

  • Bordeaux
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bordeaux came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bordeaux
    • Bordeaux lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Saint Philippe
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bordeaux
  • Castle Gardens
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castle Gardens came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Castle Gardens
    • Castle Gardens lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the north of Saint Philippe
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castle Gardens
  • Glen
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glen came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen
    • Glen lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Saint Philippe
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen
  • Greenfield Park
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenfield Park came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenfield Park
    • Greenfield Park lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the north of Saint Philippe
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenfield Park
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Grove Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grove Hill came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grove Hill
      • Grove Hill lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Saint Philippe
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grove Hill
    • Henrysburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henrysburg came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henrysburg
      • Henrysburg lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the south of Saint Philippe
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henrysburg
    • Marieville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marieville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marieville
      • Marieville lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the east of Saint Philippe
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marieville
    • Monkland
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monkland came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monkland
      • Monkland lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Saint Philippe
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monkland
    • Tennessee
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tennessee came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tennessee
      • Tennessee lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Saint Philippe
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tennessee
    • Texas
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Texas came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Texas
      • Texas lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west of Saint Philippe
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Texas

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 Philippe. 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 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
    • Marc Claude Boileau     (Professional hockey)
      • Professional hockey. He was born in Pointe Claire (Quebec) on Saturday September 3, 1932 and died in Pointe Claire (Quebec) on Wednesday December 27, 2000 at the age of 68.
      • Pointe Claire is located 18 miles [29 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
      • Pointe Claire is located 18 miles [29 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Marc Claude Boileau<4>
    • 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 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
      • Montreal is located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Therese Casgrain<4>
    • 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 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Henry Corden<4>
    • Don Ferguson     (Comedian, actor, writer, producer)
      • Comedian, actor, writer, producer. He was born in Montreal (Quebec) on Thursday May 30, 1946
      • Montreal is located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
    • 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 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Scott Garland<4>
    • Hamilton Livingstone 'Billy' Gilmour     (Professional hockey)
    • 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 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Linda Griffiths<4>
    • 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 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Roland Hewgill<4>
    • 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 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Gordon 'Duke' Keats<4>
    • 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 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Gordon 'Duke' Keats<4>
    • 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 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
      • Montreal is located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Guy L'Ecuyer<4>
    • 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 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest of Saint Philippe.
      • Beloeil is located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast of Saint Philippe.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Dollard St. Laurent<4>

How Far From Saint Philippe 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 village such as Saint Philippe to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Saint Philippe and extending to:

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 108 miles [173.8 km]<2> to the west (W). If you could drive a straight line from Saint Philippe to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<5>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<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,486 miles [8,828.9 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,209 miles [9,992.4 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>
    • 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).<9>

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saint Philippe. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Quebec: https://www.quebec.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Rock Creek to see Pete ... Rock Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Saint Philippe could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Saint Philippe) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Saint Philippe. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint Philippe

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Philippe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.3500, Longitude: -73.4667    
<3>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.
<4>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.
<5>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.
<6>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 Philippe to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 305.01 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 301.236 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 300.177 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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