Montréal in Ville-Marie Borough, Quebec — French Canadian Region
Erected by Commission des Monuments Historiques.
Location. 45° 30.608′ N, 73° 33.138′ W. Marker is in Montréal, Quebec, in Ville-Marie Borough. Marker is on Rue Bonsecours east of Rue Notre-Dame Est, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 440 Rue Bonsecours, Montréal, Quebec QC H2Y, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cartier Residences (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Le Marché Bonsecours / Bonsecours Market (about 180 meters away); Le Château Ramezay / Château Ramezay (about 210 meters away); The Nelson Column, Montreal (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Château de Vaudreuil (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Visitors Center Saint-Laurent Boulevard (approx. half a kilometer away); Antoine Laumet de La Mothe, sieur de Cadillac (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montréal.
Regarding Joseph Papineau. English translation: Joseph Papineau (1752 - 1841), lawyer and MP, inhabited this house. His son Louis-Joseph Papineau (1786-1871), lawyer, statesman and leader of the insurrection of 1837, also lived here along with his descendants.
Also see . . .
1. Parks Canada - Louis-Joseph Papineau National Historic Site. Located in Old Montreal on Bonsecours Street, the Louis-Joseph Papineau National Historic Site of Canada is typical of the architectural style seen in the Montreal area in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. (Submitted on April 25, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Louis-Joseph Papineau National Historic Site of Canada. Louis-Joseph Papineau National Historic Site of Canada was designated in 1968 because:
- this place is importantly associated with the most active and important period in Papineau’s life when he was the leader of the Parti canadien and one of the leading figures in the political unrest which led to the Rebellion of 1837; and,
- it (Submitted on April 25, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
3. Biography – Papineau, Joseph – Dictionary of Canadian Biography. Joseph Papineau represented the first generation of a family typical of certain contemporary élite groups in its rise in society, its wealth, and the thrust of its political activity and choices. (Submitted on April 25, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
4. Biography – Papineau, Louis-Joseph – Dictionary of Canadian Biography. (Submitted on April 25, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
5. Papineau House - Directory of Cultural Heritage of Quebec. Papineau house has a proprietary interest for its historical value based on its association with Papineau, one of the largest francophone families in Lower Canada in the nineteenth century. (Submitted on April 27, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 22, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 389 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on April 22, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. 2. submitted on April 28, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. 3. submitted on December 1, 2014, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec.