- an industrial town in E France: former capital of the duchy of Burgundy. Pop: 27 570 (1999)
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Historical Examples of montbéliard
Farel took his departure for Montbeliard in company with Esch.
He was at this time minister of the Church of Montbeliard, which he administered till an advanced old age.Letters of John Calvin, Volume I (of 4)
At the same time, the people of Montbeliard invited him among them, and the prince gave his consent to this call.
During the latter period of Farel's sojourn at Montbeliard, great events were passing on the theatre of the world.
Toussaint was finishing this letter when the chevalier entered; the latter took it, and departed for Montbeliard.