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Contents

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.

Populated Places Table

1 2 3 4 5

POPULATED PLACE

FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE

FHL  CATALOG

WIKIPEDIA

Bonsecours         Link   Link
Boscobel         Link   Link
Béthanie         Link   Link
Béthel         Link   Link
Dalling        Link   Link
Ely    Canton   Link   Link
Frost-Village       Link   Link
Granby         Link   Link
Granby     Canton    Link    Link
Lawrenceville       Link   Link
Maricourt           Link    Link
Milton    Canton   Link   Link
Milton-East              Link
Milton-Est          Link     Link
North Shefford             Link 
North-Stukely        Link   Link
Roxton    Canton    Link    Link
Roxton-Falls       Link   Link
Roxton-Pond        Link   Link
Roxton-Sud         Link   Link
Saint-Alphonse-de-Granby        Link   Link
Saint-Joachim-de-Shefford          Link   Link
Saint-Valérien-de-Milton        Link   Link
Sainte-Anne-de-la-Rochelle         Link   Link
Sainte-Cécile-de-Milton        Link   Link
Sainte-Pudentienne         Link   Link
Savage's Mill       
  Link
Shefford    Canton    Link   Link
Shefford-Vale       
  Link
South Ely          Link   Link
South Roxton      
  Link
South Stukely        
  Link
Stukely     Canton    Link   Link
Stukely-Sud         Link   Link
Val-Shefford        Link   Link
Valcourt         Link   Link
Valcourt    Canton    Link   Link
Warden        Link   Link
Waterloo         Link    Link
West Shefford         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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