Seeking descendants of Irish families from the Waterloo Settlement

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Photo: courtesy of Gary O’Brien

Lac-Beauport has always been a popular spot for skiing. This photo of Le Relais ski hill was taken sometime in the 1950s.

The Waterloo Settlement: where is it? When was it created? About 200 years ago, lands that belonged to the Jesuit order and which were part of former seigneuries were distributed by the new British authority in township-like lots.