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|Years in Canada:||1697 1698 1699 1700 1701 1702 1703|
|Centuries:||17th century · 18th century · 19th century|
|Decades:||1670s 1680s 1690s 1700s 1710s 1720s 1730s|
|Years:||1697 1698 1699 1700 1701 1702 1703|
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Events from the year 1700 in Canada.
- January 26,1700- The Cascadia earthquake, one of the largest earthquakes on record, ruptures the Cascadia subduction zone offshore from Vancouver Island to northern California, creating a tsunami that wiped out the winter village of Pachena Bay leaving no survivors.
- January 12 - Marguerite Bourgeoys (born Troyes, France on April 17, 1620), first school teacher in Montreal and founder of the congregation of Notre Dame (the first order of uncloistered nuns in North America).
- Louis Jolliet was one of the first people of European descent born in North America to be remembered for significant discoveries. (born 1645)
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