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Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur) - 1667 - Contrecoeur established


Contrecoeur was one of the first French establishments in North America. It was founded as the seigneurie de Contrecoeur in 1667 by Sieur Antoine Pécaudy de Contrecoeur, captain of the Carignan-Salières regiment. Antoine Pécaudy de Contrecoeur was born in 1596, at Vignieu en Dauphiné, France. He received this seigneurie for his loyal service to the King of France.

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Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)

Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)

Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)

Contrecœur, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Trinité-de-Contrecoeur)

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