Peel County: Populated Places Tables

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CanadaGotoarrow.png Ontario Gotoarrow.png Peel 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 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: 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 Geogrpahical Names Data Base listed above.

Populated Places Table


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POPULATED PLACE

FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE

FHL  CATALOG

WIKIPEDIA

 Albion       Link   Link
 Albion   Township     Link   Link
 Alloa        Link   Link
 Alton        Link]   Link
 Belfountain       Link]   Link
 Bolton      Link   Link
 Boston Mills        Link   Link
 Brampton        Link   Link
 Britannia        Link   Link
 Burnhamthorpe        Link   Link
 Caledon        disp=Link}}   Link
 Caledon East
      Link   Link
 Caledon      Township    Link   Link
 Castlemore       Link   Link
 Cataract       Link   Link 
 Cedar Mills        Linkedar+Mills&author_givenName=&author_surname= Link]   Link
 Charleston        Link   Link
 Cheltenham       Link   Link
 Chinguacousy   Township    Link   Link
 Churchville        Link   Link
 Clarkson        Link   Link
 Claude       Link   Link
 Cooksville       Link   Link
 Credit Forks        Link   Link
 Derry West       Link   Link
 Dixie   Link   Link
 Ebenezer   Link   Link
 Erindale   Link   Link
 Ferndale   Link   Link
 Grahamsville   Link   Link
 Huttonsville   Link   Link
 Inglewood   Link   Link
 Lakeview   Link   Link
 Lorne Park Estates   Link   Link
 Malton   Link   Link
 Mayfield   Link   Link
 Meadowvale   Link   Link
 Melville   Link   Link
 Mississuaga   Link   Link
 Mono Mills  Link   Link
 Mount Charles   Link   Link
 Mount Olivet  Link   Link
 Mount Wolfe   Link   Link
 Palgrave   Link   Link
 Port Credit   Link   Link
 Sandhill   Link   Link
 Snelgrove   Link   Link
 Streetsville   Link   Link
 Tormore   Link   Link
 Toronto Gore  Township   Link   Link
 Toronto  Township   Link   Link
 Tullamore   Link   Link
 Wildfield   Link   Link
 Woodhill   Link   Link
 ANY NEW LOCATIONS IN FHL CATALOG???       Link  

References

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