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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 to 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.

Notes

  • Listed below are the populated places in this district, according to the Répertoire toponymique du Québec, 1978.[1] This gazetteer is used as the source of locations or populated places in the Family History Library Catalog for the Province of Québec.
  • If you wish the current division, where your Populated Place now exists, check the Canadian Geographical Names Data Base listed above.

Populated Places Table

1 2 3 4 5

POPULATED PLACE

FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE

FHL  CATALOG

WIKIPEDIA

Bourg-Louis         Link   Link
Cap-Santé         Link   Link
Deschambault         Link  Link
Donnacona         Link   Link
Fossambault-sur-le-Lac        Link  Link
Grondines        Link  Link
Jacques-Cartier        Link   Link
Lac-aux-Sables         Link   Link
Les-Écureuils         Link   Link
Montauban-les-Mines         Link   Link
Neuville          Link   Link
Notre-Dame-de-Montauban        Link   Link
Notre-Dame-de-Portneuf          Link   Link
Pointe-aux-Trembles          Link   Link
Pont-Rouge        Link   Link 
Portneuf        Link   Link
Rivière-à-Pierre        Link  Link
Saint-Alban        Link   Link
Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures        Link Link
Saint-Basile         Link   Link
Saint-Casimir        Link   Link
Saint-Charles-des-Grondines       Link   Link
Saint-Gilbert        Link   Link
Saint-Léonard-de-Portneuf         Link   Link
Saint-Raymond        Link   Link
Saint-Thuribe         Link   Link
Saint-Ubalde        Link   Link
Sainte-Catherine        Link   Link
Sainte-Christine        Link   Link
Sainte-Jeanne-de-Pont-Rouge          Link   Link
Shannon        Link   Link
 ANY NEW LOCATIONS IN FHL CATALOG???       Link  

References

  1. Répertoire toponymique du Québec, 1978, (Québec, Québec : Éditeur officiel, c1979 ). FHL book 971.4 E5r

 

 

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