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Located 5.56 km S of Davis Mill
, on the road to Hazeldean
: Denmark Parish
, Victoria County
: founded on 19 June 1872 by six Danish families: included the community of Hellerup, which was named for a Mr. Heller, who encouraged emigration from Denmark: PO Hellerup
1873-1875: also included the communities of Salmonhurst
and Petersen: PO Petersen
1904-1921 with Ludwig F. Petersen as first postmaster: PO New Denmark
from 1887: in 1904 New Denmark was a farming settlement with 1 post office, 2 stores and a population of 75.
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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