WESTMORLAND COUNTY: Populated Places Table

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Canada Gotoarrow.png New Brunswick Gotoarrow.png Westmorland 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

Barachois         Link   Link
Botsford         Link   Link
Calhoun         Link   Link
Cap-Pelé         Link   Link
Cherryfield        Link   Link
Coles Island        Link   Link
Dieppe        Link   Link
Dorchester         Link   Link
Fox Creek         Link   Link
Gunningsville         Link   Link
Haute-Aboujagane           Link   Link
Humphrey's Mills        Link   Link
Irishtown           Link   Link
Leger's Corner       Link   Link
Lewisville        Link   Link 
MacDougall       Link   Link
Memramcook        Link   Link
Memramcook East       Link   Link
Memramcook West        Link   Link
Moncton         Link   Link
Newton Heights         Link   Link
Petitcodiac          Link   Link
Pointe-de-Chêne        Link   Link
Sackville         Link   Link
Saint-Anselme        Link   Link
Salisbury         Link   Link
Scotch Settlement        Link   Link
Scoudouc        Link   Link
Shediac        Link   Link
Shediac Cape         Link   Link
Shemogue       Link   Link
Sunny Brae         Link   Link
Tankville         Link   Link
Taylor Village         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