Place:Canada East, Canada

NameCanada East
Located inCanada     (1840 - 1867)
See alsoLower Canada, Canadaname of province 1792-1840
Québec, Canadaname of province since 1867

From the Act of Union in 1840, when legislatures were established in both provinces of the United Province of Canada, until the Act of Confederation in 1867, the part of Canada now known as Quebec was named Canada East.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Québec.