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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

 Anson   Township    Link   Link
 Argyle        Link   Link
 Baddow         Link  Link
 Bexley        Link   Link
 Bexley   Township    Link   Link
 Bobcaygeon       Link   Link
 Bolsover       Link   Link
 Burnt River        Link   Link
 Bury's Green        Link   Link
 Cambray        Link   Link
 Cameron          Link   Link
 Carden   Township    Link   Link
 Coboconk       Link   Link
 Dalrymple         Link   Link
 Dalton   Township    Link   Link 
 Digby   Township    Link   Link
 Downeyville       Link   Link
 Dunsford       Link   Link
 Eldon   Township    Link   Link
 Emily   Township    Link   Link
 Fenelon Falls       Link   Link
 Galway        Link   Link
 Glenarm       Link   Link
 Hindon    Township    Link   Link
 Janetville       Link   Link
 Kinmount        Link   Link
 Kirkfield       Link   Link
 Laxton   Township    Link   Link
 Lifford       Link   Link
 Linden Valley          Link   Link
 Lindsay       Link   Link
 Little Britain        Link   Link
 Longford    Township    Link   Link
 Manvers   Township   Link   Link
 Mariposa   Township    Link   Link
 McClintock        Link   Link
 Omemee        Link   Link
 Ops    Township    Link   Link
 Pleasant Point       Link   Link
 Sadowa        Link   Link
 Sherbourne          Link   Link  
 Somerville     Township    Link   Link
 Stanhope   Township   Link   Link
 Valentia          Link   Link
 Verulam    Township    Link   Link
 Victoria Road        Link   Link
 Woodville        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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