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les filles du Roy - 350 ans - la Rochelle, France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sara et gege
N 46° 09.932 W 001° 09.079
30T E 642719 N 5114100
Quick Description: In the town center. Dans le centre ville.
Location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
Date Posted: 11/28/2019 1:52:29 AM
Waymark Code: WM11PQ9
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
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Long Description:
text:
Between 1663 and 1673
More than 770 young women left France sent to Quebec sent by Louis XIV to husband and contribute to the settlement of New France. They were called THE GIRLS OF THE ROY.
38 of them left the port of La Rochelle in 1663, several orphans of the convent of Providence.
La Rochelle June 15th, 2013 350th anniversary of the first departure of the girls of Roy.



texte :
Entre 1663 et 1673
Plus de 770 Jeunes femmes parties de France débarquerent a Quebec envoyées par Louis XIV pour prendre mari et contribuer au peuplement de la Nouvelle France. On les appela LES FILLES DU ROY.
38 d entre elles quitterent le port de la Rochelle en 1663 dont plusieurs orphelines du couvent de la Providence.
la Rochelle 15 Juin 2013 350 eme anniversaire du premier départ des filles du Roy.
Anniversary Year: 2013

Year of Event, Organization or Occurance: 350 ans

Address:
rue Albert Ier
la Rochelle, Nouvelle Aquitaine France
17000


Website: Not listed

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