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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.

Notes

  • 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


1 2 3 4 5

POPULATED PLACE

FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE

FHL  CATALOG

WIKIPEDIA

 Armstrong     Township    Link   Link
 Belle Vallée        Link   Link
 Brentha        Link   Link
 Brethour        Link   Link
 Bucke   Township    Link   Link
 Cane   Township    Link   Link
 Chamberlain   Township   Link  Link
 Charlton       Link   Link
 Cobalt        Link   Link
 Coleman    Township    Link   Link
 Dobie        Link   Link
 Earlton       Link   Link
 Elk Lake          Link  Link
 Englehart         Link   Link
 Gowganda       Link  Link 
 Haileybury       Link   Link
 Harley   Township    Link   Link
 Harris   Township    Link   Link
 Henwood   Township   Link   Link
 Hilliardton       Link  Link
 Hudson    Township    Link   Link
 Katrine    Township    Link   Link
 Kirkland Lake       Link   Link
 Larder Lake        Link   Link
 Latchford       Link   Link
 Lorrain    Township    Link   Link
 Marquis   Township   Link  Link
 Marter    Township    Link   Link
 Matachewan       Link   Link
 Milberta         Link   Link
 Mowat Landing        Link   Link
 New Liskeard        Link   Link
 North Cobalt        Link   Link
 Sesekinika        Link  Link
 Sharpe   Township   Link   Link
 South Lorrain    Township    Link   Link
 Thornloe       Link   Link
 Tomstown        Link   Link
 Truax    Township    Link   Link
 Wawbewawa       Link   Link
 ANY NEW LOCATIONS IN FHL CATALOG???       Link  

References

  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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