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How Each Column Helps You With Your Research

1. POPULATED PLACE column: names the "populated place" or "location" of interest.

2. FORMER NAME, if applicable column: if the location was known by another name, it is listed here (a year of name change is given, if known).

3. TYPE column: gives type of location (i.e. village, town, city, etc.) - the size definition varies per province.

4. FHL CATALOG column: links the "catagories of sources" available in the Family History Library for this populated place or location. If few sources are found for the place, look at the sources for the province of Alberta.

5. WIKIPEDIA column: links to background information regarding this location.

Useful Websites

  • Canadian Geographical Names Data Base (CGNDB) - gives brief information about a place, including historic names/places. For historic information, scroll to #3, and click Formerly Official, also try with All.
  • Profiles of Municipalities and Regional Services Commissions, Summary Reports of populated places.
  • Google Maps - shows the whereabouts of places on a map.
  • Google Images - shows pictures/photos/old maps (sometimes) of a place.
  • WorldCat - shows sources (books, maps, etc.) at various libraries/repositories, etc. for a place.

Notes

  • Listed below are the Populated Places in this district, according to the Gazetteer of Canada: Alberta.[1]  This gazetteer is used for the sources of locations or populated places in the Family History Library Catalog for the Province of Alberta.
  • If you wish the current division, where your Populated Place now exists, check the Canadian Geogrpahical Names Data Base listed above.

Populated Places Table

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POPULATED PLACE

FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE

FHL  CATALOG

WIKIPEDIA

 Iddesleigh       Link   Link
 Inga       
  Link
 Innisfail   Town     Link   Link
 Innisfree   Village     Link   Link
 Irma   Village    Link   Link
 Irricana   Town    Link   Link
 Islay       Link   Link
Jarvie       Link   Link
 Jasper         Link   Link
 Jasper Place        Link   Link
 Jean Côté          Link   Link
 Jefferson       Link   Link
 Jenner          Link   Link
 Josephburg         Link   Link
 Joussard       Link   Link 
 Kalmu          Link
 Kananaskis      Link   Link
 Kathryn       Link   Link
 Keepshill       Link   Link
 Keg River       Link   Link
 Kelsey        Link   Link
 Keoma         Link   Link
 Kew       Link   Link
 Kikino        Link   Link
 Killam   Town   Link   Link
 Kimball       Link   Link
 Kingman       Link   Link
 Kirriemuir       Link   Link
 Kitscoty   Village    Link   Link
 Kneehill         Link   Link
 La Glace        Link   Link
 Lac La Biche       Link   Link
 Lac Ste. Anne        Link   Link
 Lacombe    City    Link   Link
 Lake Saskatoon       Link   Link
 Lamont        Link   Link
 Landonville       Link   Link
 Lavoy        Link   Link
 Lawton        Link   Link
 Leavitt        Link   Link
 Leduc      City    Link   Link  
 Legal       Link   Link
 Leslieville       Link   Link
 Lethbridge      City   Link   Link
 Lille       Link   Link
 Linaria        Link   Link
 Lindale        Link   Link
 Linden     Village    Link   Link
 Lloydminster   City     Link   Link
 Lomond   Village    Link   Link
 Lonebutte       Link   Link
 Longview    Village    Link   Link
 Lougheed   Village    Link   Link
 Lousana       Link   Link
 Lundbreck       Link   Link
 Lymburn       Link   Link
 Macleod          Link
 Magnolia       Link   Link
 Magrath   Town    Link   Link
 Makepeace      Link   Link
 Maleb        Link   Link
 Manning        Link   Link
 Mannville          Link   Link
 Manola       Link   Link
 Manyberries          Link   Link
 Marawayne       Link   Link
 Markerville      Link   Link
 Marlboro       Link  Link
 Marwayne   Village   Link  Link
 Masinasin       Link   Link
 Mayerthorpe   Town    Link   Link
 Mazeppa       Link   Link
 McLaughlin        Link   Link
 McLennan     Town    Link   Link
 Medicine Hat   City    Link   Link
 Metiskow       Link   Link
 Michichi       Link   Link
 Midnapore        Link   Link
 Milk River    Town    Link   Link
 Millarville       Link   Link
 Millet   Town    Link   Link
 Milo   Village    Link   Link
 Minburn   Village    Link   Link
 Mirror         Link  Link
 Mitsue       Link   Link
 Monarch        Link   Link
 Monitor       Link   Link
 Moose Portage        Link   Link
 Morinville   Town    Link   Link
 Morrin    Village    Link   Link
 Mosside       Link   Link
 Mossleigh         Link   Link
 Mound          Link   Link 
 Mountain View         Link   Link
 Mulhurst         Link   Link
 Mundare      Town   Link   Link
 Munson   Village    Link   Link
 Myrnam   Village    Link   Link
 Nakamun       Link   Link
 Namaka        Link   Link
 Namao       Link   Link
 Nampa   Village    Link   Link
 Nanton   Town    Link   Link
 Naples       Link   Link
 Neerlandia        Link   Link
 Nemiskam       Link   Link
 New Brigden       Link   Link
 New Dayton        Link   Link
 New Norway    Village      Link
 New Sarepta       Link   Link
 Nisku       Link   Link
 Niton       Link   Link
 Niton Junction        Link   Link
 Nobleford        Link   Link
 Nojack          Link   Link
 North Star        Link]   Link
 Notikewin          Link   Link
 Okotoks     Town    Link   Link
 Olds   Town    Link   Link 
 Onoway   Town    Link   Link
 Orion      Link   Link
 Orton       Link   Link
 Owlseye       Link   Link
 Oyen    Town    Link   Link
 Paddle Prairie       Link   Link
 Pakan         Link   Link
 Paradise Valley    Village    Link   Link
 Parkland       Link   Link
 Partridge Hill        Link   Link
 Passburg        Link   Link
 Peace River    Town    [Link   Link
 Peers       Link   Link
 Pemukan       Link   Link
 Pendant d'Oreil        Link   Link
 Penhold   Town    Link   Link
 Pibroch        Link   Link
 Picture Butte    Town    Link   Link
 Pincher Creek   Town    Link   Link
 Pine Lake       Link   Link
 Ponoka   Town   Link   Link
 Priddis       Link   Link
 Provost   Town   Link   Link
 Purple Springs      Link   Link
 ANY NEW LOCATIONS IN FHL CATALOG???       Link  

Additional Places in Alberta

ALBERTA: Populated Places Table A-H

ALBERTA: Populated Places Table R-Z

References

  1. Gazetteer of Canada. Alberta. (Ottawa, Ontario : Canada. Department of Energy, Mines and Resources. Surveys and Mapping Branch, c1988. FHL book 971.23 E5c 1988

   

 

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