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

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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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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
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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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...Read MORE...

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...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...Read MORE...

1873
STE. FAMILLE D'ORLEANS, a post village and parish in Montmorency co., Que., on the Island of...Read MORE...

1906
Saint Famille, a post-village of Montmorency co., Quebec, on the Isle of Orleans, in the St....Read MORE...


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