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Curious and Interesting Names Near Saint Remi ...

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.

  • Cedar Park
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Park came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Park
    • Cedar Park lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Saint Remi
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Park
  • Covey Hill
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Covey Hill came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covey Hill
    • Covey Hill lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Saint Remi
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Covey Hill
  • Glen
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glen came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen
    • Glen lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the north of Saint Remi
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen
  • 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:<1>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grove Hill
    • Grove Hill lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the north of Saint Remi
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grove Hill
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    • Havelock
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Havelock came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Havelock
      • Havelock lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Saint Remi
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Havelock
    • 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Saint Remi
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henrysburg
    • Maple Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maple Grove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maple Grove
      • Maple Grove lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Saint Remi
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maple Grove
    • Russeltown Flats
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Russeltown Flats came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Russeltown Flats
      • Russeltown Flats lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Saint Remi
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russeltown Flats
    • Tennessee
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tennessee came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<1>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tennessee
      • Tennessee lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north of Saint Remi
      • 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:<1>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Texas
      • Texas lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the north of Saint Remi
      • 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 Remi. 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 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Saint Remi.
    • 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 Remi.
      • Pointe Claire is located 18 miles [29 km] to the northwest of Saint Remi.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Marc Claude Boileau<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 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Saint Remi.
      • Montreal is located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Saint Remi.
      • 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 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Saint Remi.
      • 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 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Saint Remi.
    • 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 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Saint Remi.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Scott Garland<3>
    • 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 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Saint Remi.
      • 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 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Saint Remi.
      • 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 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Saint Remi.
      • 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 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Saint Remi.
      • 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 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Saint Remi.
      • Montreal is located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Saint Remi.
      • 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 14 miles [22.5 km] to the north of Saint Remi.
      • Beloeil is located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the northeast of Saint Remi.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Dollard St. Laurent<3>

How Far From Saint Remi to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a city such as Saint Remi to various places of note, such as Parliament Hill.

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

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    • The National Capital at Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) is 102 miles [164.2 km]<2> to the west (W). If you could drive a straight line from Saint Remi to Parliament Hill, with an average speed<4>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 6 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take three full days.
    • The shortest distance<5> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 5,495 miles [8,843.3 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<6>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,219 miles [10,008.5 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<7>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,095 miles [6,590.3 km] and it lies to the east northeast (ENE).<8>

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saint Remi. 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 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saint Remi) 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 Remi. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint Remi

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Remi. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.2500, Longitude: -73.6000    
<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 Remi 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 305.11 degrees.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 301.331 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 300.295 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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