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Welcome to Albert ...

Although we found mention of Albert during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Albert was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

We've added Albert to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Albert, please Contact Us.


Time Zone: The area where we believe that Albert might be (or was) located is in the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: AST- Heure Normale de l'Atlantique (HNA), ADT- Heure Avancée de l'Atlantique (HAA).

We believe that Albert would be found within the (506) area code.

Communities near Albert ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Albert and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2006<3>
Population
DirDistance
Alma Parish   [Map]   5   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Alma   [Map]   301   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Cape Enrage   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Elgin Parish   [Map]   973   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Harvey Bank   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Harvey   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Albert.

Communities Also Named Albert ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Albert - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Kansas, Maine, Manitoba, New Mexico (2), North Dakota, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Albert.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Albert. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Albert:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Albert ...

Looking for more information about Albert? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Albert? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Albert, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Albert.

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The official website for Province of New Brunswick: https://www.gnb.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Albert and then turned east". While Albert could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Albert as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Albert could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Albert) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Albert. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Albert

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Albert. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6799, Longitude: -64.7796     [Map].

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<3>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Albert were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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