PRINCE COUNTY: Populated Places TableEdit This Page

From FamilySearch Wiki

Canada Gotoarrow.png Prince Edward Island Gotoarrow.png Prince County, Prince Edward Island

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 Gazetteer of Canada. Prince Edward Island.[1] This gazetteer is used as the source of locations or populated places in the Family History Library Catalog for the Province of Prince Edward Island.
  • 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

Alberton        Link   Link
Baltic         Link   Link
Bedeque         Link   Link
Belmont         Link   Link
Bideford        Link   Link
Birch Hill        Link   Link
Bloomfield        Link   Link
Brae         Link   Link
Brooklyn        Link   Link
Burlington         Link   Link
Burton           Link   Link
Carleton        Link   Link
Cascumpec           Link   Link
Central Lot 16          Link   Link
Conway        Link   Link 
Darnley        Link   Link
Dock Corner        Link   Link
Egmont Bay        Link   Link
Ellerslie        Link   Link
Elmsdale         Link   Link
Fortune Cove        Link   Link
Foxley River        Link   Link
Freeland        Link   Link
Freetown         Link   Link
Glenwood        Link   Link
Grand River         Link   Link
Hamilton        Link   Link
Hill's River        Link   Link
Indian River        Link   Link
Inverness          Link   Link
Kensington        Link   Link
Kinkora         Link   Link
Lot 16            Link
Malpeque         Link   Link
Margate        Link   Link
Mill River East         Link   Link
Miscouche        Link   Link
Montrose         Link   Link
Mount Pleasant         Link   Link
Murray Road         Link   Link
North Bedeque        Link   Link  
North St. Eleanors          Link   Link
North Tryon          Link   Link
Palmer Road           Link   Link
Port Hill         Link   Link
Princetown            Link
Rosebank         Link   Link
Sea View         Link   Link
Sevenmile Bay        Link   Link
Spring Valley        Link   Link
St. Eleanors        Link   Link
Summerside        Link   Link
Tignish         Link   Link
Tyne Valley        Link   Link
Victoria West        Link   Link
Wellington        Link   Link
Woodbrook        Link   Link
 ANY NEW LOCATIONS IN FHL CATALOG???       Link  

References

  1. Gazetteer of Canada. Prince Edward Island, (Ottawa, Ontario : Canadian Permanent Committee on Geographical Names, c1960 (1965 printing) ). FHL book 971.7 E5c


 

 

Need wiki, indexing, or website help? Contact our product teams.


Did you find this article helpful?

You're invited to explain your rating on the discussion page (you must be signed in).

  • This page was last modified on 30 January 2015, at 23:26.
  • This page has been accessed 566 times.