Place:Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada


Alt namesSaint-Françoissource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeHistorical County
Located inQuébec, Canada     (1802 - )


General Info

Sherbrooke was an historical county in the province of Québec.

Lovell's Gazetteer (1895)

  • "SHERBROOKE, a county of Quebec, comprises an area of 140,300 acres. It is traversed by four railways- the G. T. R., B. & M. R., Quebec Central Ry. and C. P. R., and watered by the Rivers St. Francis and Magog. Capital, Sherbrooke. Pop. in 1871, 8516; in 1891, 16088."

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