GLOUCESTER COUNTY: Populated Places Table

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Canada Gotoarrow.png New Brunswick Gotoarrow.png Gloucester 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.


  • 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



Bas-Caraquet         Link   Link 
Bathurst         Link   Link
Belledune         Link   Link
Beresford         Link   Link
Bertrand        Link   Link
Caraquet        Link   Link
Grande-Anse        Link   Link
Inkerman         Link   Link
Lamèque         Link   Link
Maisonnette         Link   Link
Paquetville           Link   Link
Petit Rocher        Link   Link
Petite-Rivière-de-L'ile        Link   Link
Pigeon Hill          Link   Link
Pointe-Sauvage        Link   Link 
Pointe Verte        Link   Link
Pokemouche        Link   Link
Pont-Landry        Link   Link
Robertville        Link   Link
Saint-Isidore         Link   Link
Saint-Raphael-sur-Mer         Link   Link
Sainte-Marie-sur-Mer          Link   Link
Sheila        Link   Link
Shippegan         Link   Link
Stonehaven        Link   Link
Tracadie         Link   Link


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