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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...


  • Saint-Pierre-de-l
    1689 map
    l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec
    by ROBERT DE VILLENEUVE
    Québec : Société de généalogie de Québec, 1976
  • Saint-Pierre-de-l
    1689 map
    St-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec
    by ROBERT DE VILLENEUVE
    Québec : Société de généalogie de Québec, 1976
  • Saint-Pierre-de-l
    1689 map
    Parish of Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul, Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec
    by ROBERT DE VILLENEUVE
    Québec : Société de généalogie de Québec, 1976
  • 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/

  • Saint-Pierre-de-l
    Eglise de Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, built 1717
    Wikipedia
  • Saint-Pierre-de-l
    Interior of church - built 1717
    findagrave.com
  • 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...


  • 1895 - Saint Pierre d’Orléans
    Saint Pierre d’Orléans, a post-village in Montmorency co, Quebec, on the island of Orléans in the St. Lawrence, 9 miles below Quebec. It has a...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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Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
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1689 map
l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec
by ROBERT DE VILLENEUVE
Québec : Société de généalogie de Québec, 1976

Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
Pinterest
1689 map
St-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec
by ROBERT DE VILLENEUVE
Québec : Société de généalogie de Québec, 1976

Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
Pinterest
1689 map
Parish of Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul, Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec
by ROBERT DE VILLENEUVE
Québec : Société de généalogie de Québec, 1976


Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
Pinterest
Eglise de Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, built 1717
Wikipedia

Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada
Pinterest
Interior of church - built 1717
findagrave.com
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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...

  • 1895 - Saint Pierre d’Orléans
    Saint Pierre d’Orléans, a post-village in Montmorency co, Quebec, on the island of Orléans in the St. Lawrence, 9 miles below Quebec. It has a... 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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