Treaty of Lyon (1601)

The Treaty of Lyon was signed on January 17, 1601 between France and Savoy, to bring an end to the Franco-Savoyard War of 1600–1601. Based on the terms of the treaty, Henry IV of France relinquished Saluzzo to Savoy,[1] while Savoy kept Pont de Gresin, Valserine, and was required to pay France 150,000 livres.[2] In return, Henry acquired Bugey, Valromey, Gex, and Bresse.[1]

Territorial changes of 1601

Eventually, the territory of Bresse was attached to the French military government of Burgundy.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Pitts 2009, p. 227.
  2. ^ Pitts 2009, p. 228.

SourcesEdit

  • Pitts, Vincent J. (2009). Henri IV of France: His Reign and Age. Johns Hopkins University Press.

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