Rev Fr Alexandre-Antontin Tache

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Rev Fr Alexandre-Antontin Tache

Birth
Rivière-du-Loup, Bas-Saint-Laurent Region, Quebec, Canada
Death 22 Jun 1894 (aged 70)
Saint-Boniface, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Burial Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Memorial ID 17403062 · View Source
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Second Bishop of the North-West Territories. Tache became the successor to Provencher as the highest church authority in Western Canada, based at Red River (Winnipeg), after Provencher died. He was an early mentor to Louis Riel and played a middleman role in the Red River Rebellion.


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  • Created by: JC
  • Added: 12 Jan 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 17403062
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Fr Alexandre-Antontin Tache (23 Jul 1823–22 Jun 1894), Find a Grave Memorial no. 17403062, citing Saint Boniface Cathedral Cemetery, Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada ; Maintained by JC (contributor 46812044) .