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Seigneuries of New France and of Quebec 1654-1854

An aerial view of the seigneurial system in New France

The database below consists of the following:

Introduction to Seigneuries & Seigneurs of New France – 1654-1854

Table of Contents:

    Introductionp.   1-11
    Censitaires Recordsp. 11-12
    Inventory of Concessionsp. 12-14
    Notariesp. 14
    Authorsp. 14 – 124
    History Linksp. 124- 140
    Regional Genealogy Links by Countyp. -140 161
    Repositories in Francep. 161-163
    Repositories in Canadap. 163-166
  
  

The authors’ section consists of bilingual notations:

  • numerous biographical sketches of the seigneurs
  • published books, articles and theses on the subject
  •  regional studies
  • immigration
  • habitants and merchants