Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada - Eglise de Ste-Famille, L'Isle-d'Orleans
3915, chemin Royal, Sainte-Famille-de-l’Île-d’Orléans, QUÉBEC G0A 3P0
Established in 1669
Source: Wikipedia
Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

Eglise de Ste-Famille, L'Isle-d'Orleans
3915, chemin Royal, Sainte-Famille-de-l’Île-d’Orléans, QUÉBEC G0A 3P0
Established in 1669
Source: Wikipedia
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Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada - 1689 map
Ste-Famille
by ROBERT DE VILLENEUVE
Québec : Société de généalogie de Québec, 1976
Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

1689 map
Ste-Famille
by ROBERT DE VILLENEUVE
Québec : Société de généalogie de Québec, 1976




Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada - Couvent
Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

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Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada - Ile D'Orleans, Dog Cart at Ste-Famille
Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

Ile D'Orleans, Dog Cart at Ste-Famille
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Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
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Where is Sainte-Famille-de-l'île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada? 

Sainte-Famille is a parish in the municipality of l'Île-d'Orléans in Québec, (Canada). It is situated in the administrative region of Capitale-Nationale.

Founded in 1661, Sainte-Famille is the oldest municipality on the île d'Orléans and has one of the most important concentrations of houses of the old French regime.Wikipedia


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1624 - January 3, 1624 - Founding of New France's First seigneuries at Cap Tourmente and Ile-d'Orleans.

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1648 - Huron country destroyed, Hurons relocated to ile D'Orleans

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1661 - Sainte-Famille, the first parish on the island (d'Orleans), was established in 1661.


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1669 - Construction of the first church in Sainte-Famille began in 1669 under the direction of Bishop François de Laval.

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On April 6, 1676, Île d’Orléans became a county divided into four burgs: Saint-Pierre, Saint-Jean, Sainte-Famille and Saint-Paul (renamed Saint-Laurent in 1698).

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1684 - François Lamy, a noted figure in the history of Île d’Orléans, worked as a missionary on the island from 1668 to November 3, 1684, when he was named the first parish priest of Sainte-Famille.
He served in that capacity until his death on November 2, 1715.
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In 1685, the Sisters of Notre-Dame established a mission in Sainte-Famille at the request of Father Lamy for the purpose of educating girls.

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In 1734, Abbot Joseph Dufrost, the newly named parish (St-Famille) priest, was given the mandate to build what would be the current church.
Today, this building is the oldest two-steepled church in Canada, and the only church in Quebec with three bell towers at the front of the building.
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1759 - In the summer of 1759, Île d’Orléans was evacuated prior to the arrival of the Royal Navy and the English troops under the command of General Wolfe.
He established a military camp on the island to keep watch on Quebec City and the channels of the St. Lawrence River. The buildings on the island were nearly all razed after Wolfe’s defeat on July 31 at L’Ange-Gardien. Only a few homes were spared.
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1832 - The parish of Ste. Famille,
by a regulation of Sept. 20, 1721, confirmed by an order in council, March 3, 1722, extends 2 1/ 2 leagues along the North Channel, from the house of Louis Guerard, which separates it from the parish of St. Pierre, to the rivulet named Pot du Beurre. The farms range along the north channel of the...Read MORE...


1873
STE. FAMILLE D'ORLEANS, a post village and parish in Montmorency co., Que., on the Island of Orleans, N. shore river St. Lawrence, 17 miles below Quebec. The village contains 5 store;. Pop. 834.
Lovell's gazetteer of British North America; J. Lovell; Montreal, 1873
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1906
Saint Famille, a post-village of Montmorency co., Quebec, on the Isle of Orleans, in the St. Lawrence, 17 miles below Quebec.
Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906
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