Ville de Montréal
Ville de Montréal
Group of Archivists of the Region of Montréal
Chapter 4 IntroductionHochelaga 1500-1642Ville-Marie 1642-1665Heart of an Empire 1699-1763Small French Town 1665-1760Conquered City 1760-1800British Commercial Takeover 1800-1850Industrial City 1850-1896Canada's Metropolis 1896-1914North-American City 1914-1929Depression and War 1930-1945Modern City 1945-1960Québec's Metropolis 1960-1992ConclusionQuizEducational Resources

Urban development

A distinct society

Lease from the water and wind mills.
Lease of tithes and income from the water and wind mills in Ville-Marie passed between the seigneurs of Montréal and Joseph Raimbault de Piedmont and Pierre Biron / P. Raimbault, notary.
August 1st, 1714.
Source : Prêtres de Saint-Sulpice, P1:10.1-27.