YORK COUNTY, NEW BRUNSWICK: Populated Places Table

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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 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 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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FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE



Barkers Point         Link   Link
Bear Island         Link   Link
Cardigan         Link   Link
Dumfries         Link   Link
Fredericton        Link   Link
Harvey        Link   Link
Jewetts Mills        Link   Link
Keswick Ridge
      Link   Link
Kings Landing         Link   Link
Kingsclear         Link   Link
Mactaquac           Link   Link
Manners Sutton        Link   Link
Marysville         Canada, New Brunswick, York, Marysville |place|disp=Link}}   Link
McAdam          Link   Link
Millville        Link   Link 
Nackawic        Link   Link
Nashwaaksis        Link   Link
New Maryland        Link   Link
Prince William        Link   Link
Queensbury         Link   Link
St. Mary's         Link   Link
Stanley          {FHL|Canada, New Brunswick, York, Stanley|place|disp=Link}}   Link
Temperance Vale      Canada, New Brunswick, York, Temperance Vale|place|disp=Link}}   Link


  1. Gazetteer of Canada. New Brunswick (Ottawa, Ontario : Canadian Permanent Committee on Geographical Names, 1956 (1964 printing) FHL book 971.5 E5c