KINGS COUNTY, NEW BRUNSWICK: Populated Places Table

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Canada Gotoarrow.png New Brunswick Gotoarrow.png Kings 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.

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

Anagance Ridge       Link   Link
Bloomfield         Link   Link
Cardwell         Link   Link
Central Norton        Link   Link
Chambers Settlement        Link   Link
Clifton        Link   Link
Collina        Link   Link
Donegal         Link   Link
Dutch Valley         Link   Link
East Riverside        
  Link
East Riverside-Kingshurst          Link   Link
Fairvale        Link   Link
French Village           Link   Link
Hammond          Link   Link
Hampton        Link   Link 
Havelock        Link   Link
Kars        Link   Link
Kingshurst            Link
Kingston        Link   Link
Londonderry         Link   Link
Lower Ridge        Link   Link
Mechanics Settlement         Link   Link
Norton        Link   Link
Passekeag         Link   Link
Penobsquis        Link   Link
Renforth         Link   Link
Rothesay        Link   Link
Springfield        Link   Link
Studholm        Link   Link
Sussex          Link   Link
Sussex Corner        Link   Link
Upham         Link   Link
Warneford         Link   Link
Waterford         Link   Link
Westfield        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