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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 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. New Brunswick.[1] This gazetteer is used as the source of locations or populated places in the Family History Library Catalog for the Province of New Brunswick.
  • 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

Atholville         Link   Link
Balmoral         Link   Link
Campbellton         Link   Link
Charlo         Link   Link
Colebrooke Settlement        Link   Link
Dalhousie        Link   Link
Dundee        Link   Link
Flatlands         Link   Link
Glen Levit         Link   Link
Jacquet River         Link   Link
Kedgwick           Link   Link
Nash Creek        Link   Link
Saint-Quentin           Link   Link
Val-D'Amour         Link   Link
 ANY NEW LOCATIONS IN FHL CATALOG???       Link  

References

  1. Gazetteer of Canada. New Brunswick (Ottawa, Ontario : Canadian Permanent Committee on Geographical Names, 1956 (1964 printing) FHL book 971.5 E5c

   

 

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