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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


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POPULATED PLACE

FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE

FHL  CATALOG

WIKIPEDIA

 Alsfeldt       Link   Link
 Annan        Link   Link
 Artemesia   Township      Link   Link
 Ayton        Link   Link
 Badjeros       Link   Link
 Banks       Link   Link
 Bentinck   Township     Link   Link
 Berkeley       Link     Link
 Calderwood        Link   Link
 Cedarville        Link   Link
 Chatsworth          Link   Link
 Clavering       Link   Link
 Collingwood      Township    Link   Link
 Derby     Township  Link   Link
 Desboro       Link  Link 
 Dornoch       Link   Link
 Dromore       Link   Link
 Dundalk       Link   Link
 Durham       Link  Link
 Egremont    Township     Link   Link
 Elmwood       Link  Link
 Enniskillen        Link   Link
 Eugenia       Link   Link
 Euphrasia    Township     Link   Link
 Fairmount       Link   Link
 Feversham        Link  Link
 Flesherton       Link  Link
 Gibralter       Link   Link
 Glenelg   Township    Link   Link
 Hampden      Link  Link
 Hanover       Link   Link
 Harkaway        Link  Link
 Hatherton        Link   Link
 Heathcote        Link   Link
 Holland Centre        Link   Link
 Holland   Township   Link   Link
 Holstein       Link  Link
 Keady        Link   Link
 Keppel    Township   Link   Link
 Keward       Link   Link
 Lake Charles          Link   Link  
 Lamlash         Link   Link
 Lauderbach         Link   Link
 Leith          Link   Link
 Markdale        Link   Link
 Maxwell        Link   Link
 McIntyre        Link   Link
 Meaford        Link   Link
 Mount Forest        Link   Link
 Neustadt       Link   Link
 Normanby   Township     Link   Link
 Osprey   Township     Link  Link
 Owen Sound         Link   Link
 Oxenden       Link   Link
 Priceville       Link   Link
 Proton   Township     Link   Link
 Ravenna       Link   Link
 Rob Roy        Link   Link
 Rocky Saugeen       Link   Link
 Sarawak    Township     Link     Link
 Scone       Link   Link
 Shallow Lake        Link   Link
 St. Vincent       Township     Link    Link
 Sullivan   Township     Link   Link
 Swinton Park       Link   Link
 Sydenham      Township    Link   Link
 Temple Hill       Link   Link
 Thornbury       Link   Link
 Vandeleur       Link    Link
 Varney       Link   Link
 Ventry       Link   Link
 Walters Falls        Link   Link
 Wareham        Link  Link
 Williamsford        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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