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The governor of Montreal was the highest position in Montreal in the 17th century and the 18th century. Prior to the establishment of the 1663 Sovereign Council, the governor of Montreal was appointed by the Société Notre-Dame de Montréal. The governor had responsibilities over both military and civil affairs in Montreal.
This is a list of governors of Montreal.
|Paul de Chomedey de Maisonneuve||1642–1669||Louis XIV|
|Louis d'Ailleboust de Coulonge||1645-1647 (acting)|
|Charles-Joseph d'Ailleboust des Musseaux||1651-1653 (acting)|
|Raphaël-Lambert Closse||1655-1657 (acting)|
|Zacharie Dupuis de Verdun||1662 (acting)|
|Étienne Pézard de LaTouche||1664 (acting)|
|Zacharie Dupuis de Verdun||1665-1666 (acting)|
|Annibal-Alexis or Balthazar de Flotte de La Frédière||1666-1667 (acting)|
|Zacharie Dupuy de Verdun||1667-1668 (acting)|
|Pierre de Lamotte de Saint-Paul||1669–1670|
|Michel-Sidrac Dugué de Boisbriand||1670|
|François-Marie Perrot de Sainte-Geneviève||1670–1684|
|Thomas de Lanouguère||1674-1675 (acting)|
|Louis-Hector de Callière||1684–1699|
|Philippe de Rigaud de Vaudreuil||1688-1689 (acting)|
|Philippe de Rigaud de Vaudreuil||1699–1704|
|Claude de Ramezay||1704–1724|
|Charles Le Moine, 1st Baron de Longueuil||1724–1729||Louis XV|
|Jean Bouillet, sieur de la Chassaigne||1729–1733|
|J.-M.-Josué Berthelot, sieur de Beaucourt||1733–1748|
|Charles Le Moine, 2nd Baron de Longueuil||1748–1755|
|François-Pierre Rigaud de Vaudreuil||1757–1760|
|Thomas Gage||1760–1763||George III|
Les Invalides, formally the Hôtel national des Invalides, also Hôtel des Invalides, is a complex of buildings in the 7th arrondissement of Paris, France, containing museums and monuments, all relating to the military history of France, as well as a hospital and a retirement home for war veterans, the building's original purpose. The buildings house the Musée de l'Armée, the military museum of the Army of France, the Musée des Plans-Reliefs, and the Musée d'Histoire Contemporaine. The complex also includes the former hospital chapel, now national cathedral of the French military, and the adjacent former Royal Chapel known as the Dôme des Invalides, the tallest church building in Paris at a height of 107 meters. The latter has been converted into a shrine of some of France's leading military figures, most notably the tomb of Napoleon.
Bertrand-François Mahé, comte de La Bourdonnais was a French naval officer and colonial administrator, in the service of the French East India Company.
Paul de Chomedey, sieur de Maisonneuve(Lebrun games) was a French military officer and the founder of Fort Ville-Marie in New France.
This section of the Timeline of Quebec history concerns the events between the foundation of Quebec and establishment of the Sovereign Council.
Pierre de Rigaud de Vaudreuil de Cavagnial, marquis de Vaudreuil was a Canadian-born colonial governor of French Canada in North America. He was governor of French Louisiana (1743–1753) and in 1755 became the last Governor-General of New France. In 1759 and 1760 the British conquered the colony in the Seven Years' War.
The lieutenant governor of Quebec is the viceregal representative in Quebec of the Canadian monarch, King Charles III, who operates distinctly within the province but is also shared equally with the ten other jurisdictions of Canada, as well as the other Commonwealth realms and any subdivisions thereof, and resides predominantly in his oldest realm, the United Kingdom. The lieutenant governor of Quebec is appointed in the same manner as the other provincial viceroys in Canada and is similarly tasked with carrying out most of the monarch's constitutional and ceremonial duties. The present and 29th lieutenant governor of Quebec is J. Michel Doyon, who has served in the role since September 24, 2015.
Charles le Moyne de Longueuil et de Châteauguay, was a French officer and merchant who was a prominent figure in the early days of Montreal. Born in Dieppe, France in Normandy, he came to New France in 1641. He became lord of Longueuil in Canada.
Nicolas Perrot, a French explorer, fur trader, and diplomat, was one of the first European men to travel in the Upper Mississippi Valley, in what is now Wisconsin and Minnesota.
Angélique de Bullion was a French benefactress influential in the foundation of Montreal.
Captain, later Admiral, Abraham de Bellebat (Belébat?) de Duquesne-Guitton, also spelled Duquesne-Guiton, was a French naval commander.
Claude de Ramezay,, was an important figure in the early history of New France. He was a military man by training and rose to being commander of the colonial regular troops.
Charles (II) le Moyne de Longueuil, Baron de Longueuil was the first native-born Canadian to be made Baron in New France.
Pierre de Joybert de Soulanges et de Marson was the administrator of Acadia in 1677–1678.
Fort Ville-Marie was a French fortress and settlement established in May 1642 by a company of French settlers, led by Paul de Chomedey de Maisonneuve, on the Island of Montreal in the Saint Lawrence River at the confluence of the Ottawa River, in what is today the province of Quebec, Canada. Its name is French for "City of Mary", a reference to the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Events from the year 1724 in Canada.
Joseph Michel Doyon is a Canadian lawyer, historian and author who is the 29th and current lieutenant governor of Quebec. He assumed office on September 24, 2015. Doyon previously served as the 144th head of the Bar of Quebec for the 2007–2008 term.
Martine Audet is a Canadian poet from Montreal, Quebec. She won the Governor General's Award for French-language poetry at the 2020 Governor General's Awards for her poetry collection La Société des cendres.
Gabriel-Jean Nicolas Gabaret de Saint-Sornin was a French colonial official who was governor of Grenada in the French West Indies, and then for over twenty years was governor of Martinique. He was deputy to the governor general of the French Antilles, and was twice acting governor general of the French Antilles. In his last year he was governor of Saint-Domingue