The story behind Rue Faucher


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Narcisse-Henri-Édouard Faucher was a Canadian journalist, army officer, politician and author, who published books under the name Faucher de Saint-Maurice.

This street is named in honour of Narcisse-Henri-Édouard Faucher, who was born in Quebec City on March 24, 1848. He studied at the Petit Séminaire de Québec and at Collège de Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pocatière.