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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.

5. WIKIPEDIA column: links to background information regarding this location or its county if Wikipedia does not have an article for that specific place.

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.
  • 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.


  • Listed below are the Populated Places in this district, according to the Gazetteer of Canada: Ontario of 1962.[1]  This gazetteer is used for the sources of locations or Populated Places in the Family History Library Catalog for the Province of Ontario.
  • If you wish the current division, where your Populated Place now exists, check the Canadian Geographical Names Data Base listed above.

Populated Places Table

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FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE



 Almonte       Link   Link
 Appleton       Link   Link
 Ashton        Link   Link
 Bathurst   Township   Link  Link
 Beckwith   Township     Link   Link
 Blakeney       Link  Link
 Boyd Settlement        Link  Link
 Brightside        Link    Link
 Brooke        Link   Link
 Carleton Place        Link   Link
 Cedar Hill          Link   Link
 Clayton       Link   Link
 Clyde Forks          Link   Link
 Dalhousie     Township    Link   Link
 Darling   Township     Link  Link 
 Drummond   Township     Link   Link
 Elphin        Link    Link
 Fegusons Falls       Link   Link
 Franktown       Link   Link
 Herron's Mills        Link   Link
 Hood        Link   Link
 Hopetown        Link   Link
 Innisville       Link  Link
 Lanark        Link  Link
 Lanark   Township   Link   Link
 Lavant    Township     Link   Link
 Maberly       Link   Link
 McDonalds Corners       Link   Link
 Merrickville       Link  Link
 Middleville        Link   Link
 Montague   Township     Link   Link
 Nolans Corners       Link   Link
 North Burgess    Township     Link   Link
 North Elmsley   Township     Link   Link
 North Sherbrooke   Township     Link   Link
 Pakenham         Link   Link
 Pakenham   Township     Link   Link
 Perth        Link   Link
 Playfair        Link   Link
 Poland         Link   Link
 Port Elmsley          Link   Link  
 Prospect         Link   Link
 Ramsay     Township     Link   Link
 Rideau Ferry      Link   Link
 Rosetta        Link   Link
 Scotch Line        Link   Link
 Smith's Falls        Link   Link
 Snow Snow         Link   Link
 South Sherbrooke    Township     Link   Link
 Stanleyville       Link   Link
 Watsons Corners        Link   Link


  1. Gazetteer of Canada. Ontario, (Ottawa, Ontario: Geographical Branch, Dept. of Mines and Technical Surveys, 1962). FHL book 971.3 E5c



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