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"Saint Pierre d’Orléans, såN" pe-ain' don'là'8x*', a post-village in Montmorency co, Quebec, on the island of £ in the St. Lawrence, 9 miles below Quebec. It has a flouring-mill, a saw- and carding-mill, and 3 stores."

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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l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec
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Québec : Société de généalogie de Québec, 1976

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St-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec
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Québec : Société de généalogie de Québec, 1976

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Parish of Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul, Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec
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Québec : Société de généalogie de Québec, 1976

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Eglise de Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, built 1717
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Interior of church - built 1717
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History and News of Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

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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
  • 1673 - Construction on the first church in Saint-Pierre, built in half-timber and covered in shingles, began in 1673 and finished in 1676.
    tourisme.iledorleans.com/ en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans/
  • 1679 - The parish of Saint-Pierre was officially founded in 1679.
    On April 6, 1676, Île d’Orléans became a county divided into four burgs: Saint-Pierre, Saint-Jean, Sainte-Famille and Saint-Paul (renamed... Read MORE...

  • 1717 - The church (at St-Pierre) was replaced by a stone building in 1717
    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 St. Pierre and St. Paul,
    by a regulation of Sept. 20, 1721, confirmed by an Order in Council, Mar. 3, 1722, is 2 1/ 2 leagues along the North Channel, from the river Pot du... Read MORE...

  • 1870 - The village of Sainte-Pétronille-de-Beaulieu was created in 1870 on land ceded from the village of Saint-Pierre.
    tourisme.iledorleans.com/ en/ ile-d-orleans/ history-of-ile-d-orleans/
  • 1873
    ST. PIERRE D'ORLEANS, a post village and parish in Montmorency co., Que., on the Island of Orleans, in the St. Lawrence, 9 miles below Quebec. It... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Saint Pierre d'Orleans, a post-village of Montmorency co., Quebec on the island of Orleans, in the St. Lawrence, 9 miles below Quebec, its banking... Read MORE...

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