PAUL DE CHOMEDEY, MASTER OF MAISONNEUVE

Born in Neuville-Sur-Vannes in 1612, he died in Paris in 1676. He received a military education. Cofounder of Ville-Marie (Montreal) with Jeanne-Mance, Governor of Ville-Marie from 1642 to 1665. He was responsible for the defence of the city against the Iroquois. Member of the Notre-Dame Society of Montreal.

Created by Jean-Eudes Germain.