1851 Laprairie Canada Directory

A Village situated on the south shore of the river St. Lawrence, in the County of Huntingdon, Canada East distant from Montreal, 9 miles usual steamboat fare, 71/2d usual stage fare, 2s 6d. Population about 1684.

In the following Directory the names which appear in CAPITALS are those of subscribers to the work.

Alphabetical List Of Professions, Trades, &C.
Alexander, Dr. A. T., St. George st.
Barbeau, Louis, notary public, old St. Johns road.
Bizaillon, Bizard, wheelwright, old St. John st.
Bogg, Mrs., milliner, old St. John st.
Boucher. C., painter.
Boucher. Mrs., dry goods store.
Brainerd. A. H., superintendent of Champlain and St. Lawrence railroad.
Brossard, Dr., old St. John st.
Brosseau, Julien. tavern keeper, old St. John st.
Burrill, William, shoemaker, Ange Gardien st.
CHARLETON, JOHN, postmaster, dealer in hardware, groceries, crockery, &c., St. Ignace St.
Couturier, Christophe, general dealer, Ste. Marie st.
DEMERS, RAPHAEL, innkeeper, Ange Gardien St.
Dufresne, R., blacksmith, St. Ignace st.
DUPRE, J. B. ERIC, dealer in dry goods, hardware, groceries, &c., Ste. Marie st.
Dupuis, Baptiste, notary public, old St. Johns road.
Duranceau, P. C., advocate.
Esinhart, Andrew, innkeeper, old St. John st.
Gadoua, L., saddler, Ste. Marie st.
GARIEPY, E., hardware, groceries and general provision store.
Laurier, Justinien, tanner, Ste. Marie st.
Goodsil, Ephraim, innkeeper, St. Ignace st.
Hawley, W. F., registrar, St. George st.
Hebert, Edward, baker, St. Ignace st.
Kelly, A., tavern keeper, St.
Lacombe, C.. general dealer, Ste.
Kearney, J., tavern keeper, St.
Lanctot, T., tavern keeper, St.
Leclere, B., shoemaker.
Lefebvre, T., tavern keeper, old St. John st.
Lemire, Eustache, leather store, Ste. Marie st.
Marie St. Lanctot, Magloire, notary public, old St. Johns road.
SAUVAGEAU, A. & T., distillers and general merchants.
VARIN, J. B., notary public and mayor, Ange Gardien st.
Lonsdale, Rev. R., Church of England.
Menard, Paul T.. shoemaker.
Mingy, Rev. J. M., Roman Catholic.
Moussette, Antoine, tavern keeper. Ste. Marie t.
Nish, William, brewer, St. Ignace t.
Normandin, C.. blacksmith.
Pagnuel, John, tinsmith, Ste. Marie t.
Pettel, N., shoemaker, St. George St.
Philips, Robert, tavern keeper. St. Ignace t.
Plante, L., tailor, St. Ignace t.
PorteIance, L. H. Roi, tavern keeper, St. Ignace t.
Rivers, J., shoemaker, St. Ignace t.
Rattel, Joseph, wheelwright. old St. Johns road.
Sasseville, Joseph, tinsmith, St. Ignace t. St.
Germain, J. B., saddler, St. Ignace t.
Sylvester, H., hardware, &c., Ange Gardien t.
Thomson, J.. & Co., general dealers, St. George t.
Tramble, J., blacksmith, old St. John t.
Vallee, Dr. William. St. Ignace t.
Vignon, Rev. F., Roman Catholic.

Town Council
J. B. Varin, mayor;
John Dunn, Dr. A. T. Alexander, T. Sauvageau, Louis Deniers, Leon Brosseau, Barnabe Barbeau, councilors.


The Canada Directory containing the names of the professional and business men of every description in the cities towns and principal villages of Canada November 1851.

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