1609 in Quebec

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  • The first battle between the French and the Iroquois takes place at Ticonderoga, in present day New York. The Iroquois flee when encountering French gunpowder weapons.



71 per cent of the French population in New France dies during the winter.


  1. ^ Francis, R. Douglas & Jones, Richard & Smith, Donald B.; Origins: Canadian History to Confederation (5th Ed.) pp.47; Scarborough: Nelson, 2004.