Rimouski County: Populated Places Table

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Canada Gotoarrow.png Quebec Gotoarrow.png Rimouski 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 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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POPULATED PLACE

FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE

FHL  CATALOG

WIKIPEDIA

Bic         Link   Link
Biencourt         Link   Link
Esprit-Saint         Link   Link
Lac-de-Aigles         Link   Link
Les-Hauteurs-de-Rimouski        Link   Link
Mont-Joli        Link   Link
Mont-Lebel        Link   Link
Notre-Dame-de-Sacré-Coeur            Link
Point-au-Père         Link   Link
Rimouski         Link   Link
Rimouski-Est           Link   Link
Sacré-Coeur        Link   Link
Saint-Guy           Link   Link
Saint-Médard          Link   Link
Saint-Anaclet        Link   Link 
Saint-Donat        Link   Link
Saint-Eugène-de-Ladrière        Link   Link
Saint-Fabien        Link   Link
Saint-Fabien-sur-Mer        Link   Link
Saint-Gabriel-de-Rimouski         Link   Link
Saint-Joseph-de-Lepage         Link   Link
Saint-Marcellin          Link   Link
Saint-Mathieu-de-Rioux        Link   Link
Saint-Narcisse-de-Rimouski         Link   Link
Saint-Simon-de-Rimouski        Link   Link
Saint-Valérien         Link   Link
Sainte-Angèle-de-Mérici        Link   Link
Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pointe-au-Pére           Link
Sainte-Blandine        Link   Link
Sainte-Cécile-du-Bic             Link
Sainte-Flavie        Link   Link
Sainte-Luce         Link   Link
Sainte-Odile         Link   Link
Trinité-des-Monts         Link   Link
 ANY NEW LOCATIONS IN FHL CATALOG???       Link  

References

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