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Bretagne, France (Brittany)

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Where is Bretagne, France? 

Bretagne is one of the 26 regions of France. It occupies a large peninsula in the northwest of the country, lying between the English Channel to the north and the Bay of Biscay to the south. Its capital city is Rennes.wikipedia

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Bretagne, France (Brittany) - Basilique Saint-Tugdual
Tréguier, CÔTES-D’ARMOR, BRETAGNE
Established 12-13th century
Source: Google maps
Bretagne, France (Brittany)

Basilique Saint-Tugdual
Tréguier, CÔTES-D’ARMOR, BRETAGNE
Established 12-13th century
Source: Google maps
Bretagne, France (Brittany) -
Bretagne, France (Brittany)

Bretagne, France (Brittany) -
Bretagne, France (Brittany)

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Bretagne, France (Brittany)


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"In the mid-9th century Nominoe and his successors won a series of victories over the Franks which...Read MORE...

1675 - Revolt of the Papier Timbre
The Revolt of the papier timbré was an anti-fiscal revolt in the west of Ancien Régime France,...Read MORE...

1718 - The Pontcallec Conspiracy rebellion began
The Pontcallec conspiracy was a rebellion that arose from an anti-tax movement in Brittany between...Read MORE...

1885 - CHOLERA COMING WEST. The Disease Appears in a Violent Form in a Province of France.
WASHINGTON, May 19. - The Marine hospital bureau received report showing cholera in a violent form...Read MORE...

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1909 - From sardine packers at one season of the year to Irish lacemakers at another
is the strange labor transformation which takes place among the regions workers at Bretagne, France.
Reading Times
Reading, Pennsylvania
October 18, 1909
1916
Brittany (Fr. Bretagne), an old province in the NW. of France, forming an extensive peninsula be...Read MORE...


Ancestors Who Were Born Here

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Dupuis
Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag  Marie DUPUIS (abt. 1705, , Acadia, Canada (Acadie) - 15 July 1781, Bretagne, France (Brittany))

Vincent
Acadian Exile - Grand Derangement flag  Antoine VINCENT (1707, Windsor, Nova Scotia, Canada / Pisiquit, Acadia - 1776, Bretagne, France (Brittany))
 

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