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Located 9.27 km S of Oromocto: Burton Parish, Sunbury County: settled in 1810 by Carrs and Smiths from Rhode Island and Niagara in Upper Canada (Ontario), who named the settlement New Niagara, pronounced "Ni-a-ga-ree" from which the name Geary evolved: PO Geary 1852-1959: in 1866 Geary was a farming community with approximately 40 resident families, including 6 Boone, 13 Carr and 9 Smith families: in 1871 Geary and the surrounding district had a population of 200: in 1898 Geary had 1 post office and a population of 100: included Woodside.

Latitude : 45° 46'

Longitude : 66° 29'

County : Sunbury

Parish : Burton

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CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Woodside 2.26 215° SW
Lauvina 2.59 90° E
Louvinia 2.59 90° E
Waterville 3.18 306° NW
Alcorn 3.18 306° NW
French Lake 3.88 270° W
Haneytown 3.93 19° NNE
Dunlop 3.93 19° NNE
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.