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=== HOW EACH COLUMN HELPS YOU WITH YOUR RESEARCH: ===
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[[Canada]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ontario]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Thunder Bay District'''
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=== How Each Column Helps You With Your Research ===
  
 
1. '''POPULATED PLACE '''column: names the "populated place" or "location" of interest.  
 
1. '''POPULATED PLACE '''column: names the "populated place" or "location" of interest.  
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4. '''FHL CATALOG '''column: links the "catagories of sources" available in the Family History Library for this populated place or location.  
 
4. '''FHL CATALOG '''column: links the "catagories of sources" available in the Family History Library for this populated place or location.  
  
5. '''WIKIPEDIA''' column: like WIKI, gives background information regarding this location.  
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5. '''WIKIPEDIA''' column: links to background information regarding this location or its county if Wikipedia does not have an article for that specific place.  
  
6. '''GOOGLE&nbsp;MAPS '''column: shows the whereabouts of this location on a map.<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1294198407860_420" />
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=== Useful Websites  ===
  
7. '''GOOGLE&nbsp;IMAGES '''column:&nbsp;shows pictures/photos/old maps (sometimes) of this location.  
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*[http://www4.rncan.gc.ca/search-place-names/name.php 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.<br>
  
8.&nbsp;'''WORLDCAT.ORG '''column: shows sources from other libraries/repositories, etc. for this location.  
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*[https://www.google.com/maps/place/Ontario/@49.7817852,-90.4623723,5z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x4cce05b25f5113af:0x70f8425629621e09 Google Maps] -&nbsp;shows the whereabouts of places on a map. <br>
  
9. '''CURRENT&nbsp;DIVISION&nbsp;LINK,&nbsp;where applicable''' column:&nbsp;helps in knowing the current changes of this location's jurisidiction - see "Note" below.  
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*[http://www.google.com/imghp Google Images] -&nbsp;shows pictures/photos/old maps (sometimes) of a place. <br>
  
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp; <u>NOTE</u>: Listed below are the Populated Places in this district, according to the&nbsp;"Gazetteer of Canada:&nbsp;Ontario"&nbsp;gazetteer of 1962 (see footnote below the table).&nbsp; This gazetteer is used for the sources of&nbsp;locations or Populated Places in the Family History Library&nbsp;Catalog for the Province of Ontario.  
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*[https://www.worldcat.org/ WorldCat] -&nbsp;shows sources (books, maps, etc.) at various libraries/repositories, etc. for a place.
  
If you wish the <u>current</u> division, where your Populated Place now exists; click on the "Link" below in the "Current Division Link,&nbsp;where applicable" column.&nbsp;
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=== Notes  ===
  
So, this table lists your Populated Place in this district, as it is listed&nbsp;in the FHL&nbsp;catalog, as well as gives you the link to its current jurisdiction.  
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*Listed below are the Populated Places in this district, according to the ''Gazetteer of Canada:&nbsp;Ontario'' of 1962.<ref>''Gazetteer of Canada. Ontario'', (Ottawa, Ontario: Geographical Branch, Dept. of Mines and Technical Surveys, 1962). {{FHL|294181|item|disp=FHL book 971.3 E5c}}</ref>&nbsp; This gazetteer is used for the sources of&nbsp;locations or Populated Places in the Family History Library&nbsp;Catalog for the Province of Ontario. <br>
  
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*If you wish the <u>current</u> division, where your Populated Place now exists, check the Canadian Geogrpahical Names Data Base listed above.
  
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=== References  ===
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&nbsp;&nbsp; <sup>1 -&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;"Gazetteer of Canada - Ontario,"&nbsp; FHL&nbsp;US/CANADA 971.3 E5c.&nbsp; Published by Geographical Branch, Dept. of Mines and Technical Surveys, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 1962. </sup><br>
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{{Provinces and territories of Canada}}
  
[[Category:Thunder Bay District, Ontario]]
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[[Category:Thunder_Bay_District,_Ontario]] [[Category:Ontario]]

Revision as of 18:49, 15 May 2014

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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 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 PLACE1

FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE

FHL 

CATALOG

WIKIPEDIA

GOOGLE

 MAPS

GOOGLE

IMAGES

WORLDCAT.

ORG

CURRENT DIVISION LINK, where applicable
 Blake   Township    Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Cloud Bay        Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Coldwell        Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Conmee   Township   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Devon   Township    Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Dog River       Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Dorion       Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Fort William        Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Geraldton        Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Gillies    Township    Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Gorham   Township    Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Hartington   Township    Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Hurkett        Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Intola         Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Jackfish       Link   Link    Link   Link   Link   Link
 Kakabeka Falls        Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Kivikoski       Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Lappe        Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Longlac       Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Lybster    Township    Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Manitouwadge       Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Marathon        Link   Link   Link     Link   Link   Link
 McIntyre    Township    Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Murillo       Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Nakina       Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Nipigon        Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Nolalu       Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 O'Connor   Township    Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Oliver   Township    Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Paipoonge   Township    Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Pass Lake       Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Port Arthur        Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Quetico        Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Rossport        Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Schreiber       Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Scoble   Township    Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Silver Islet       Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Strange    Township    Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Sunshine       Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Terrace Bay        Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link
 Thunder Bay          Link   Link     Link   Link   Link   Link
 Ware     Township    Link   Link   Link   Link   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