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Located 6.38 km SE of Summer Hill
and 1.5 km NE of the boundary line between Hampstead Parish
and Petersville Parish
: Hampstead Parish
, Queens County
: included Sharps Settlement; Mahoods Corner named for Samuel Mahood, surveyor and teacher; Shorts Corner, named for Albert Short; Barnetts Corner named for Robert Barnett; and West Jerusalem
: also included Polleyhurst: PO 1883-1928 with Richard Polley as the first postmaster: in 1898 Polleyhurst was a farming settlement with 1 post office and a population of 50: PO New Jerusalem
1850-1935: in 1871 New Jerusalem and surrounding district had a population of 250: in 1898 New Jerusalem was a farming community with 1 post office, 2 stores, 2 churches and a population of 125: New Jerusalem is no longer a community as it was located within the area expropriated for CFB Gagetown
County location in province
County map showing parishes
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.
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