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

    canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ January_3

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

    www.worldatlas.com/ webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ province/ pqztimeln.htm

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


    tourisme.iledorleans.com/ en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans/

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

    tourisme.iledorleans.com/ en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans/

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    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
  • 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).

    tourisme.iledorleans.com/ en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans

  • 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.
    tourisme.iledorleans.com/ en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans/

  • 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.

    tourisme.iledorleans.com/ en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans/

  • Sainte-Famille-de-l
    1689 map
    Ste-Famille
    by ROBERT DE VILLENEUVE
    Québec : Société de généalogie de Québec, 1976
  • 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.
    tourisme.iledorleans.com/ en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans/

  • 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...Read MORE...


  • 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...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...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Sainte Famille d’Orléans
    Sainte Famille d’Orléans, a post-village in Montmorency co., Quebec, on the Isle of Orleans, in the St. Lawrence, 17 miles below Quebec.
    Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ... Joseph Thomas January 1, 1895 J.B. Lippincott

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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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    Ile D'Orleans, Dog Cart at Ste-Famille


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

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

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

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

    canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ January_3
  • 1648 - Huron country destroyed, Hurons relocated to ile D'Orleans

    www.worldatlas.com/ webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ province/ pqztimeln.htm
  • 1661 - Sainte-Famille, the first parish on the island (d'Orleans), was established in 1661.


    tourisme.iledorleans.com/ en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans/
  • 1669 - Construction of the first church in Sainte-Famille began in 1669 under the direction of Bishop François de Laval.

    tourisme.iledorleans.com/ en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans/
  • 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).

    tourisme.iledorleans.com/ en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans
  • 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.
    tourisme.iledorleans.com/ en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans/
  • 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.

    tourisme.iledorleans.com/ en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans/
  • 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.
    tourisme.iledorleans.com/ en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans/
  • 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... Read MORE...

  • 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... 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... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Sainte Famille d’Orléans
    Sainte Famille d’Orléans, a post-village in Montmorency co., Quebec, on the Isle of Orleans, in the St. Lawrence, 17 miles below Quebec.
    Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ... Joseph Thomas January 1, 1895 J.B. Lippincott
  • 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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