Prince Edward County: Populated Places Tables

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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.


  • 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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FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE



 Ameliasburg         Link   Link
 Ameliasburgh   Seventh Town
Township     Link   Link
 Athol   Township     Link   Link
 Bethel        Link   Link
 Black River Bridge        Link   Link
 Bloomfield       Link   Link
 Consecon       Link   Link
 Demorestville        Link   Link
 Hallowell     Township    Link   Link
 Hillier   Township   Link   Link
 Milford       Link   Link
 North Marysburgh    Fifth Township
Township   Link   Link
 Picton        Link  Link
 Point Traverse         Link   Link
 Roblin Mills        Link   Link 
 Sophiasburgh   Township   Link   Link
 South Bay       Link   Link
 South Marysburgh    Fifth Township
Township    Link   Link
 Wellington   Smokeville     Link   Link
 West Lake        Link   Link


  1. Gazetteer of Canada. Ontario, (Ottawa, Ontario: Geographical Branch, Dept. of Mines and Technical Surveys, 1962). FHL book 971.3 E5c