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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

 Agincourt       Link   Link
 Armadale        Link   Link
 Armitage        Link    Link
 Aurora        Link   Link
 Baldwin       Link     Link
 Bendale       Link     Link
 Bethesda       Link   Link
 Box Grove        Link      Link
 Brockton        Link     Link
 Buttonville        Link   Link
 Carrville          Link     Link
 Cashel       Link   Link
 Cedar Grove          Link   Link
 Churchill         Link     Link
 Concord       Link     Link 
 Davisville       Link   Link
 Don Mills        Link    Link
 East Gwillimbury    Township    Link    Link
 East Toronto       Link   Link
 East York    Township    Link    Link
 Edgeley        Link    Link
 Eglinton         Link   Link
 Elder Mills        Link   Link
 Elgin Mills        Link    Link
 Etobicoke   Township    Link   Link
 Eversley       Link    Link
 Fisherville       Link     Link
 Forest Hill        Link   Link
 Georgina        Link    Link
 Georgina     Township   Link    Link
 Hagerman Corners       Link   Link
 Hammertown        Link    Link
 Headford        Link    Link
 Holland Landing        Link   Link
 Holt       Link    Link
 Hope       Link   Link
 Humber Summit        Link   Link
 Humbervale        Link    Link
 Islington        Link     Link
 Jacksons Point        Link   Link
 Jefferson          Link    Link  
 Keswick         Link   Link
 Kettleby         Link   Link
 King City          Link     Link
 King    Township    Link     Link
 Kinghorn       Link   Link
 Kleinburg        Link    Link
 Langstaff        Link    Link
 Laskay       Link   Link
 Lemonville       Link    Link
 Linton       Link    Link
 Lloydtown       Link  Link
 Malvern        Link    Link
 Maple       Link    Link
 Markham       Link   Link
 Markham   Township    Link    Link
 Milliken       Link    Link
 Mimico       Link   Link
 Mongolia       Link    Link
 Mount Joy        Link    Link
 Mount Pleasant        Link   Link
 Nashville        Link    Link
 Newmarket          Link    Link
 Nobleton       Link   Link
 North Gwillimbury      Township    Link    Link
 North Toronto       Link    Link
 North York    Township    Link   Link
 Parkdale       Link    Link
 Pefferlaw       Link     Link
 Pine Orchard        Link   Link
 Purpleville       Link    Link
 Quantztown        Link    Link
 Queensville        Link   Link
 Ravenshoe         Link    Link
 Rexdale       Link    Link
 Richmond Hill        Link   Link
 Ringwood       Link     Link
 Roches Point        Link    Link
 Scarborough       Link   Link
 Scarborough Junction        Link    Link
 Scarborough   Township    Link    Link
 Schomberg       Link  Link
 Sharon       Link    Link
 Sherwood        Link    Link
 Stouffville        Link   Link
 Strange        Link    Link
 Sutton        Link    Link
 Swansea        Link  Link
 Temperanceville       Link    Link
 Thistletown       Link   Link
 Thornhill         Link  Link
 Toronto       Link    Link
 Unionville          Link    Link 
 Vandorf         Link  Link
 Vaughan     Township    Link    Link
 Victoria Square        Link    Link
 Vinegar Hill        Link   Link
 Virginia        Link   Link
 Wesley Corners        Link    Link
 West Hill        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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