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Re: Cadastres abreges des Seigneuries du District de Quebec (Vol 1)No 24 Neuville, Q
Posted by: Jean Marie Matteau (ID *****3775) Date: June 29, 2012 at 13:08:22
In Reply to: Re: Cadastres abreges des Seigneuries du District de Quebec (Vol 1)No 24 Neuville, Q by Liz Dow of 9211

Hello:

Under the seignorial system of land allocation, the lord administered the seignory and the land was rented to the users. When the seignorial system was dismantled, I imagine that the land was sold to the farmers who had cultivated it for a reasonable price.

Jean-Marie


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