The Village of Becancour is situated on the south shore of the River St. Lawrence, in the seigniory of the same name, at the junction of the Rivers at. Lawrence and Becancour,. in the county of Nicolet, Canada East distant from Quebec, 80 miles, from Three Rivers, 10 miles.
In the following Directory the names which appear in CAPITALS are those of subscribers to the work.
Alphabetical List Of Professions, Trades, &C.
BEAUCHEMiN, FRANCOiS, postmaster and general storekeeper.
Bellefeuille, Captain J. B.
Belliveau, Ulric, general store.
county of Nicolet.
Drouin, Charles, miller.
Lambert, Captain Thomas Alexander.
Landry, Lieutenant Colonel Louis.
LANDRY, Louis E., M. D., physician and surgeon.
Leblanc, Captain Louis.
Macdonald, Captain Angus.
Malo, Rev. S., Roman Catholic.
Masse, Captain Louis.
Provancher, Captain Pierre.
Reau, Captain Alexis.
Reau, Captain David.
Tutras, Joseph, notary public, registrar of the Papin Paschal, notary, county of Nicolet.