GNB
Provincial Archives of New Brunswick

Where is Home? New Brunswick Communities Past and Present

Community name search    

Exhibit Home | Alphabetical Listing | County Listing | Indexes | Definitions


arrow Birdton
Skip Navigation Links
Description
Images
Located 7.85 km NNE of Burtts Corner and 9.81 km NW of Kingsley: Douglas Parish, York County: settled in 1824 by Bird families from Ireland: PO 1872-1917 with Robert Bird as first postmaster: also called Bird Settlement: in 1866 Birdton was a farming community with about 26 families including the families of James Bird, John Bird Sr., John Bird Jr., Robert Bird, Robert W. Bird, Samuel Bird Sr. and Samuel Bird Jr: in 1871 it had a population of 150: in 1898 Birdton had 1 church and a population of 75.

Latitude : 46° 7'

Longitude : 66° 50'

County : York

Parish : Douglas

County location in province
---
York

County map showing parishes
---
+ Zoom in
York

Cadastral Maps
---
New Brunswick cadastral maps show the basic features of the province along with the boundaries, lot number, and grantee’s name for land granted by the province. These maps are cumulative, showing all grants regardless of date.

+ Zoom in
GM114-0330
or download the full size version.
3668x2732
2.4 mb


Other communities within the vicinity of    

CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
MacLean Settlement 3.71 180° S
McLean Settlement 3.71 180° S
Jones Forks 4.51 215° SW
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.


4.5.2