SAINT JOHN COUNTY: Populated Places Table

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Canada Gotoarrow.png New Brunswick Gotoarrow.png Saint John 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

Bains Corner         Link   Link
Black River         Link   Link
Carleton            Link
Chance Harbour         Link   Link
Dipper Harbour        Link   Link
Fairfield        Link   Link
Fairville           Link
Gardner Creek         Link   Link
Ketepec         Link   Link
Lancaster         Link   Link
Lancaster Vale          
  Link
Loch Lomond        Link   Link
Musquash           Link   Link
Prince of Wales          Link   Link
Quaco Road        Link   Link 
Randolph           Link
Saint John        Link   Link
Saint John West        Link   Link
Simonds        Link   Link
St. Martins         Link   Link
Tynemouth Creek         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