Timeline of St. Norbert

6000 BC – 780 AD: Spearheads and native pottery found.

Era: Pre-History ( – 1610)

1734: Europeans Arrive

Era: Exploration (1610 – 1800)

1790: Salteaux Camp Move to Red River

Era: Exploration (1610 – 1800)

1812: Metis conflict wiht HBC

Era: Fur Trade (1800 – 1821)

1817: Lord Selkirk Treaties

Era: Fur Trade (1800 – 1821)

1820: Metis Families to St. Norbert

Era: Fur Trade (1800 – 1821)

1844: Grey Nuns Arrive

Era: Settlement (1821 – 1869)

1857: Tache Establishes Parish

Era: Settlement (1821 – 1869)

1867: Confederation

Era: Settlement (1821 – 1869)

1869: Meeting of Metis

Era: Time of Troubles (1869 – 1871)

1869: La Barriere Erected

Era: Time of Troubles (1869 – 1871)

1870: Manitoba Act

Era: Time of Troubles (1869 – 1871)

1883: Catholic Cathedral Fire

Era: Development (1871 – 1889)

1885: Battle of Duck Lake

Era: Development (1871 – 1889)

1885: Battle of Batoche

Era: Development (1871 – 1889)

1892: Monks arrive in St. Norbert

Era: The Wait (1889 – 1970)

1975: Monks relocate

Era: Present (1970 – )

1979: Formation of St. Norbert

Era: Present (1970 – )

1983: Monastery Fire

Era: Present (1970 – )

1997: Flood

Era: Present (1970 – )