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Nemours :
"Nemausus", mentioned in the 9th. The ancient(former) capital of Gâtinais. First Lords in 1120. Charter of franchisings(franknesss) in 1170. Set up as county by Charles V, ownership of the captal of Buch; set up as duchy-prairie and given to Charles III de Navarre in 1404, to Jacques d' Armagnac in 1462, to Gaston de Foix in 1505, to Julien de Médicis in 1515. In 1528, François Ier attributed(awarded) him(it) to Jacques de Savoie, brother of his mother, founder of the house of Savoie-Nemours. The duchy was given in 1672 by Louis XIV to the duke of Orlêans. Louis-Philippe gave him(it) to one of his sons(threads). Pierre Samuel Du Pont, representative of Nemours under the Revolution, is the ancestor of Du de Nemours famous persons: the (17th) writer François Hedelin, the (18th) mathematician Bézout, the engravers Simon Miger and Ardail father and the son(sons,thread) ( 19ème / 20ème ), the (20th) painter Ernest Marché.

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  • Copyright: Philippe guillard (papagolf21) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 18586 W: 883 N: 35109] (152607)
  • Genre: Lugares
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2004-09-30
  • Categories: Arquitectura
  • Camera: Canon G3
  • Exposición: f/4.5, 1/1250 segundos
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  • Versión de la foto: Versión original
  • Date Submitted: 2005-02-19 3:54
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