Québec County: 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 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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FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE



Ancienne-Lorette           Link
Beauport         Link   Link
Cap-Rouge         Link   Link
Charlesbourg         Link   Link
Château-d'Eau           Link
Courville           Link
Duberger        Link   Link
Faubourg-Saint-Jean            Link
Giffard            Link
L'Ancienne-Lorette       Link   Link
Lac-Beauport           Link   Link
Loretteville        Link   Link
Montmorency              Link
Montmorency Falls             Link
Petite-Rivière           Link 
Québec        Link   Link
Québec-Ouest            Link
Saint-Colomb-de-Sillery           Link
Saint-Dunstan-du-Lac-Beauport        Link   Link
Saint-Félix-du-Cap-Rouge         Link   Link
Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier         Link   Link
Saint-Émile       Link   Link
Sainte-Foy         Link   Link
Sillery        Link   Link
Stoneham         Link   Link
Tewkesbury        Link   Link
Val-Bélair        Link   Link
Valcartier           Link
Valcartier-Village       Link   Link
Vanier       Link   Link
Village des Hurons         Link   Link


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