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Five sources for finding [[Portal:Maryland|Maryland]] place names are:  
 
Five sources for finding [[Portal:Maryland|Maryland]] place names are:  
  
Fisher, Richard Swainson. ''Gazetteer of the State of Maryland'' . . . New York, New York: J.H. Colton, 1852. (Family History Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=272262&disp=Gazetteer+of+the+state+of+Maryland%20%20&columns=*,0,0 975 E5f]; film [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=272262&disp=Gazetteer+of+the+state+of+Maryland++ 896649] item 2.)  
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*Fisher, Richard Swainson. ''Gazetteer of the State of Maryland'' . . . New York, New York: J.H. Colton, 1852. (Family History Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=272262&disp=Gazetteer+of+the+state+of+Maryland%20%20&columns=*,0,0 975 E5f]; film [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=272262&disp=Gazetteer+of+the+state+of+Maryland++ 896649] item 2.)  
 
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*Gannett, Henry. ''A Gazetteer of Maryland and Delaware''. 1904. Reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1976. (Family History Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=272350&disp=A+Gazetteer+of+Maryland+and+Delaware%20%20&columns=*,0,0 975 E5g]; film [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=272350&disp=A+Gazetteer+of+Maryland+and+Delaware++ 982220] item 3.)  
Gannett, Henry. ''A Gazetteer of Maryland and Delaware''. 1904. Reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1976. (Family History Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=272350&disp=A+Gazetteer+of+Maryland+and+Delaware%20%20&columns=*,0,0 975 E5g]; film [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=272350&disp=A+Gazetteer+of+Maryland+and+Delaware++ 982220] item 3.)  
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*Kaminkow, Marion J. ''Maryland A to Z: A Topographical Dictionary''. Baltimore, Maryland: Magna Carta Book Co., 1985. (Family History Library  book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=377946&disp=Maryland+A+to+Z%20%20&columns=*,0,0 975.2 E2k].)  
 
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*Maryland State Planning Commission and the Department of Geology, Mines and Water Resources. ''Gazetteer of Maryland''. Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1941. (Family History Library film [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=589111&disp=Gazetteer+of+Maryland%20%20&columns=*,0,0 1550166].)  
Kaminkow, Marion J. ''Maryland A to Z: A Topographical Dictionary''. Baltimore, Maryland: Magna Carta Book Co., 1985. (Family History Library  book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=377946&disp=Maryland+A+to+Z%20%20&columns=*,0,0 975.2 E2k].)  
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*United States Board on Geographic Names. ''Geographic Names Alphabetical Finding List''. Washington, D.C.: National Cartographic Information Center, U.S. Geological Survey, ca. 1982. (Maryland is on Family History Library fiche [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=199386&disp=Geographic+names+alphabetical+finding+li%20%20&columns=*,0,0 6331309]-10.)
 
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Maryland State Planning Commission and the Department of Geology, Mines and Water Resources. ''Gazetteer of Maryland''. Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1941. (Family History Library film [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=589111&disp=Gazetteer+of+Maryland%20%20&columns=*,0,0 1550166].)  
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United States Board on Geographic Names. ''Geographic Names Alphabetical Finding List''. Washington, D.C.: National Cartographic Information Center, U.S. Geological Survey, ca. 1982. (Maryland is on Family History Library fiche [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=199386&disp=Geographic+names+alphabetical+finding+li%20%20&columns=*,0,0 6331309]-10.)  
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=== Web Sites  ===
 
=== Web Sites  ===

Revision as of 18:56, 23 January 2009

This article needs revision. Want to help? Please sign up on the Maryland Barn Raising page! For ideas on the types of headings and information to add to this article, click the Discussion link to the right and also see Headings for Articles about Records.

Five sources for finding Maryland place names are:

  • Fisher, Richard Swainson. Gazetteer of the State of Maryland . . . New York, New York: J.H. Colton, 1852. (Family History Library book 975 E5f; film 896649 item 2.)
  • Gannett, Henry. A Gazetteer of Maryland and Delaware. 1904. Reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1976. (Family History Library book 975 E5g; film 982220 item 3.)
  • Kaminkow, Marion J. Maryland A to Z: A Topographical Dictionary. Baltimore, Maryland: Magna Carta Book Co., 1985. (Family History Library  book 975.2 E2k.)
  • Maryland State Planning Commission and the Department of Geology, Mines and Water Resources. Gazetteer of Maryland. Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1941. (Family History Library film 1550166.)
  • United States Board on Geographic Names. Geographic Names Alphabetical Finding List. Washington, D.C.: National Cartographic Information Center, U.S. Geological Survey, ca. 1982. (Maryland is on Family History Library fiche 6331309-10.)

Web Sites

http://www.mdgenweb.org/maps-gaz.htm