On the trail of your ancestors in Normandy South Eure

From Rouen to the port of Dieppe where Samuel de Champlain left, from the landing beaches to Montigny-sur-Avre where François de Montmorency-laval, the first bishop of Quebec, was born, Normandy has many links with Quebec.

In the 17th alonee In the 19th century, almost a thousand Normans crossed the Atlantic, including Paul Bertrand Saint-Arnaud, whose family has over 25,000 descendants in North America. You may be one of them!

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Do not hesitate to contact the tourist offices to find out more about these aspects of French culture and consult their diaries.

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