Canada Births and Baptisms - FamilySearch Historical Records/Known Issues
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Known Issues[edit | edit source]
Question 1[edit | edit source]
Question 1: I find many records that show birth places in towns such as Five Islands, Acadia Mines, Truro, etc. as being in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. Aren't these locations in Colchester County, Nova Scotia?
Answer 1: All indexed records from Film 1298666 item 3, Batch C53454-1 are from Colchester County, Nova Scotia. The indexed information attributing these locations to Cape Breton, Nova Scotia is incorrect.
Question 2[edit | edit source]
Question 2: Is there a list of locations that have been misspelled?
Answer 2: The following is a list of known location spelling errors:
• Osuabruck should be spelled Osnabruck
• Whitley or Whitly should be spelled Whitby
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