Place:Loudun, Vienne, France


Alt namesVénierssource: Family History Library Catalog
Coordinates47.017°N 0.083°E
Located inVienne, France
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog
source: Family History Library Catalog

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Loudun is a commune in the Vienne department in the Poitou-Charentes region in western France.

It is located south of the town of Chinon and 25 km to the east of the town Thouars. The area south of Loudun is the place of origin of a significant portion of the Acadians, one of the early founding people of New France in Canada.

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  • For more information, see the FR Wikipedia article Loudun.

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According to the FHLC, Loudon is also the name of an arrondissement, but it is not currently an arrondissement according to Wikipedia.

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