Douglas Parish, New Brunswick
Location within York County, New Brunswick.
|• Land||1,446.78 km2 (558.60 sq mi)|
|• Density||4.2/km2 (11/sq mi)|
|• Pop 2006-2011||5.3%|
|Time zone||AST (UTC-4)|
|• Summer (DST)||ADT (UTC-3)|
Its population in the 2011 Census was 6,081.
Douglas Parish was established in (before 1813) as part of York County and named for (unknown). Douglas Parish included ? Parish until ?, and ? Parish until ?.
Douglas Parish is defined in the Territorial Division Act as being bounded:
- South and southeast by the Saint John River and the City of Fredericton; west by a line commencing at the mouth of the Keswick River; thence following the various courses of the said Keswick River up to the mouth of the Howard Brook; thence by the magnet of the year one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine north forty degrees west till it strikes the County line; northwest by the County line, and east by Stanley and Saint Marys Parishes, including Upper Shores, Lower Shores, Mitchells, Merrithews[a] and Keswick Islands, and the north range of lots, comprising lots number one to number nine, inclusive, and number thirty-seven to number seventy-one, inclusive, on Sugar Island.
Parish population total does not include incorporated municipalities (in bold):
Mother tongue language (2006)
- Officially a former name for Lower Shores Island, this may actually refer to one of the small islands between Lower Shores and Upper Shores Islands.
- 2011 Statistics Canada Census Profile: Douglas Parish, New Brunswick
- New Brunswick Provincial Archives - Douglas Parish
- "Territorial Division Act (R.S.N.B. 1973, c. T-3)". Government of New Brunswick website. Retrieved 18 August 2016.
- Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006 census
- 2006 Statistics Canada Community Profile: Douglas Parish, New Brunswick
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