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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

 Attercliffe Station       Link   Link
 Caledonia        Link   Link
 Canboro        Link   Link
 Canborough   Township   Link   Link
 Canfield       Link   Link
 Cayuga       Link   Link
 Cayuga   Township   Link  Link
 Cheapside        Link   Link
 Decewsville         Link  Link
 Diltz        Link   Link
 Dunn      Township    Link  Link
 Dunnville       Link     Link
 Fisherville          Link   Link
 Garnet         Link  Link
 Hagersville       Link  Link 
 Hartford       Link   Link
 Jarvis       Link   Link
 Kohler       Link    Link
 Lowbanks       Link   Link
 Moulton     Township   Link  Link
 Mount Healy       Link   Link
 Nanticoke         Link   Link
 North Cayuga    Township    Link  Link
 Oneida   Township   Link  Link
 Port Maitland       Link   Link
 Rainham        Link  Link
 Rainham Centre        Link   Link
 Rainham   Township    Link   Link
 Selkirk       Link   Link
 Seneca     Township   Link    Link
 Sherbrooke   Township    Link   Link
 Sinclairville       Link   Link
 South Cayuga        Link   Link
 South Cayuga    Township    Link   Link
 Springvale       Link  Link
 Tyneside        Link   Link
 Walpole   Township    Link  Link
 York       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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