RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes, New Brunswick

Community
Profile
Nearby Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other NB
Communities

















Our Genealogy Helper for Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes ...

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


We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

Newspapers Published in Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 9 newspapers that have been published in the area around Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes, there are papers which were published within 26 miles [41.8 km]<2>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes:

  • Of Special Interest ...
    • The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.
    • Stories from Maine
    • Stories from New Brunswick
    • Stories from Quebec

Cemeteries Near Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • St. Bruno - St. Remi Cemetery
  • St. Leonard Cemetery
  • Grand Riviere Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Grand Riviere Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Grand Riviere Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Grand Riviere Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south of Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Riviere Cemetery
  • St. Leonard Parent Cemetery
  • Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  • Notre Dame du Mt. Carmel Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Notre Dame du Mt. Carmel Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Notre Dame du Mt. Carmel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Notre Dame du Mt. Carmel Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west of Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Notre Dame du Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • St. Gerard Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Gerard Cemetery
      • St. Gerard Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Gerard Cemetery
    • St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Josephs Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Josephs Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Josephs Cemetery
    • St. Basile Cemetery
    • St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Josephs Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Josephs Cemetery lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the west of Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Josephs Cemetery
    • Assumption Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Assumption Cemetery
      • The Assumption Cemetery is located in Grand Falls.Stated another way, Assumption Cemetery lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes.
      • Assumption Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Old Assumption Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Assumption Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2365648<3>
    • First St. Theresa Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the First St. Theresa Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the First St. Theresa Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • First St. Theresa Cemetery lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on First St. Theresa Cemetery
    • St. Theresas Catholic Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Theresas Catholic Cemetery
      • The St. Theresas Catholic Cemetery is located outside and to the south of Stockholm (ME).To be precise, St. Theresas Catholic Cemetery lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes.
      • St. Theresas Catholic Cemetery has also been known as:
      • St. Theresa Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Theresas Catholic Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1967632<3>
    • Stockholm Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Stockholm Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Stockholm Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Stockholm Cemetery lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockholm Cemetery
    • Assumption Cemetery

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes. See our List of 1890's Communities around Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes.

The Communities of New Brunswick

About New Brunswick

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 north past Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes and then turned east". While Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes 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 Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes 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.

Since confusion between is common, we searched and weren't able to find another New Brunswick community named Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Notre-Dame-de-LourdesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2500, Longitude: -67.9333    
<3>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022