L'Orignal

(Village)
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Former Location**: Prescott County

LOCATION:
Historic (Geographic) Location*: Longueil Township, Prescott and Russell United Counties
Current (Municipal) Location: Township of Champlain

Granted to Francoise Prevost by the Company of New France in 1674 and named after nearby Pointe a l'Orignal; Acquired by Nathaniel Tredwell in 1796 and sold to about 100 settlers 1812-1840; Became a village in 1876


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