Argenteuil County: Populated Places Table

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Canada Gotoarrow.png Quebec Gotoarrow.png Argenteuil County

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.


  • Listed below are the populated places in this district, according to the Répertoire toponymique du Québec, 1978.[1] This gazetteer is used as the source of locations or populated places in the Family History Library Catalog for the Province of Québec.
  • 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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FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE



Arundel   Canton    Link   Link
Avoca        Link   Link
Brownsburg         Link   Link
Calumet         Link   Link
Carillon        Link   Link
Chatham    Canton    Link   Link
Dalesville       Link  Link
Edina         Link   Link
Gore     Canton    Link   Link
Grenville       Link  Link
Grenville       Canton    Link   Link
Harrington   Canton    Link   Link
Huberdeau        Link   Link
Lac-Saint-Denis          Link   Link
Lac-des-Seize-Îles        Link   Link 
Lachute        Link   Link
Lakefield        Link   Link
Lakeview        Link   Link
Laurel        Link   Link
Lost-River         Link   Link
Mille-Isles         Link   Link
Montfort          Link   Link
Morin-Heights        Link  Link
Pointe-au-Chêne         Link   Link
Saint-Adolphe-d'Howard        Link   Link
Saint-Andrews         Link   Link
Saint-André-Est        Link   Link
Saint-André-d'Argenteuil        Link   Link
Saint-Michel-de-Wentworth        Link   Link
Weir          Link   Link
Wentworth    Canton    Link   Link


  1. Répertoire toponymique du Québec, 1978, (Québec, Québec : Éditeur officiel, c1979 ). FHL book 971.4 E5r