GreenerPasture.com

Sign In



Add YOUR Family To This Page

History of Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France

Journey back in time to Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France

Visit Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France. Discover its history. Learn about the people who lived there through stories, old newspaper articles, pictures, postcards and genealogy.

Follow us on Instagram     
Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France

Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France



There is MUCH more to discover about Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France. Read on!
Where is Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France?

  • (Saintes) - The old Saint-Pierre Cathedral, dating from the 15th century, was badly damaged by the Huguenots (Protestants) in 1568.

    www.britannica.com/ EBchecked/ topic/ 518467/ Saintes

  • 1730 - Hôtel du Marquis de Monconseil constructed in Saintes

    www.wikipedia.org

  • Saintes was the administrative centre of the Charente Inférieure département (now Charente-Maritime) from 1791 until La Rochelle supplanted it in 1810.

    www.britannica.com/ EBchecked/ topic/ 518467/ Saintes

  • (Saintes) - The Roman Ruins: The L’Arc of Germanicus by the riverbank was originally built in 19AD and dedicated to emperor Tiberius, his son Drusu and his nephew Germanicus.
    Originally standing on a stone bridge in the town it was moved to its present location in 1843 when the bridge was demolished to make way for a newer ...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Saintes
    Saintes, a town of France. Charente-Inférieure, 42 miles S.E. of La Rochelle, on the left bank of the Charente. Lat. 45° 45' N., lon. 0°33' W. Pop....Read MORE...


  • Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France

    Postcard
  • Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France

    Postcard
  • Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France

    Postcard
  • 1906
    Saintes, a town of France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Charente-Inferieur, 42 miles SE. of La Rochelle, on the left bank of the ...Read MORE...




Old Photos, Pictures, Advertisements and Postcards from Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France


Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France
Pinterest

Postcard

Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France
Pinterest

Postcard

Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France
Pinterest

Postcard
Don't end up on this site as someone's ancestor!



Discover the Foods Scientifically Proven to Prevent and Reverse Disease. This book has been a game-changer for us!

History and News of Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France

Add History/News
  • (Saintes) - The old Saint-Pierre Cathedral, dating from the 15th century, was badly damaged by the Huguenots (Protestants) in 1568.

    www.britannica.com/ EBchecked/ topic/ 518467/ Saintes
  • 1730 - Hôtel du Marquis de Monconseil constructed in Saintes

    www.wikipedia.org
  • Saintes was the administrative centre of the Charente Inférieure département (now Charente-Maritime) from 1791 until La Rochelle supplanted it in 1810.

    www.britannica.com/ EBchecked/ topic/ 518467/ Saintes
  • (Saintes) - The Roman Ruins: The L’Arc of Germanicus by the riverbank was originally built in 19AD and dedicated to emperor Tiberius, his son Drusu and his nephew Germanicus.
    Originally standing on a stone bridge in the town it was moved to its present location in 1843 when the bridge was demolished to make way for a newer ... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Saintes
    Saintes, a town of France. Charente-Inférieure, 42 miles S.E. of La Rochelle, on the left bank of the Charente. Lat. 45° 45' N., lon. 0°33' W. Pop.... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Saintes, a town of France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Charente-Inferieur, 42 miles SE. of La Rochelle, on the left bank of the ... Read MORE...

Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France Genealogy

Ancestors Who Were Born in Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France

We currently have information about ancestors who were born in Saintes.

View Them Now (sorted by year of birth)


Ancestors Who Died in Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France

We currently have information about ancestors who died in Saintes.

View Them Now (sorted by year of death)


Ancestors Who Were Married in Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France

We currently have information about ancestors who were married in Saintes.

View Them Now

Not the place you are looking for? Try again!
Search for your ancestors by place

Search for Your Family by Place

To search for a place, specify place name below. Choose name from the list. Then SEARCH.
*Place Name:

Updated: 11/20/2019 2:28:08 PM

Are you from Saintes? Do you have ancestors from there? Tell us YOUR story!

If you'd like to be contacted by others who have ancestors from Saintes, leave a message here!
The comments you read here belong only to the person who posted them. We reserve the right to remove off-topic and inappropriate comments.