Irish Heritage Day of Saint-Colomban

On Saturday, August 29th 2015, Saint-Colomban will be celebrating their 1st “Irish Heritage Day of Saint-Colomban” – Everyone is welcome to this full day of activities in honor of the Irish roots of Saint-Colomban. More details about this special event are availabe on our Discussion Forum or the event Facebook page.

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A Letter concerning our Site

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 12:09
FYI - A note about our site...

Hi there,

I wanted to send you a quick 'thank you' for your webpage ( I am a mentor for a group of students at a summer school program, and we've been using your page to learn more a...

Ancestral Homes of St. Columban's Irish Settlers

Sun, 08/23/2015 - 20:02
On behalf of the Irish Society of the National Capital Region in Ottawa, Canada, and the Ottawa Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society, I would welcome an opportunity to provide more information to any participant in the St Columban-I...

Halls/Sheas/O'Rourkes et al.

Sat, 08/08/2015 - 02:16
My maternal grandmother was Alice E Hall, born in St Columban in 1902 (younger sister of Justice Emmett M Hall). I've just recently started researching our family history and would love to hear from anyone who has information on the family(s). On the H...

The 1st ever Irish Heritage Day is just about a month away

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 12:39
The very 1st Irish Heritage Day at Saint-Colomban is just about a month away (Saturday, August 29th 2015).

Everyone is welcome and we hope you can join us. In the meantime, here is an updated program (in French). As well as the new update brochure in ...


Thu, 05/21/2015 - 13:48

Today there are few Irish in Saint-Colomban and it is generally French speaking. However, the town has always been fiercely proud of its original ...

Walk to the Stone - now scheduled for JUNE 14th 2015

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 13:44
Each year, the Ancient Order of Hibernians walk from St. Gabriel’s Church on Centre St. to honor the 6000+ Irish immigrants that died and were buried around the area of the Black Rock which sits in the Montreal side of the Victoria Bridge.  This year t...