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Hampshire (P.E.I.)
  • 9 mi. NW of Charlottetown in Lot 31. Probably named for Hampshire in England.
Hampton (P.E.I.)
  • 3 mi. SE of Crapaud in Lot 29. Named for Hampton, King's Co. , New Brunswick
Hartsville (P.E.I.) 0
Hazel Grove (P.E.I.) 1
Hazelbrook (P.E.I.)

Use for: Untitled, Back Road, Hazel Brook

  • 7 mi. E. of Charlottetown in Lots 48 and 49. School district 1893. Formerly called Back Road. PO Hazel Brook 1906-1912
Hebron (P.E.I.)

Use for: Untitled, Indian Point

  • 6 mi. SW of O'Leary in Lots 8 & 9. School district, 1886. Post Office 1907-1914. Formerly know as Indian Point
Highfield (P.E.I.)
  • 4 mi. NW of Charlottetown in Winsloe, Lot 33. A farm by this name was owned by John Ross in 1809.
Hillsborough River (P.E.I.)

Use for: Untitled, East River (P.E.I.), Riviere du Nord-Est (P.E.I.)

  • Flows SW into Charlotteown Harbour. Named by Samuel Holland 1765 for the Earl of Hillsborough, Lord Commissioner of Trade and Plantations. Franquet 1751 riviere du Nord-Est. ; PEI Directory 1864 and commonly now East River. The name Hillsborough Bridge probably helps to maintain the official name in the Charlottetown area. Plan 1819 has Hillsborough River, with the North River and the West River for the other two. In Micmac Elsetkook, 'flowing close to high rocks.' Pacifique 1934 also notes Elsetgog and states the natives also call it Plansoe Tjpotijitj, 'Frank's brook,' for some uncommon man. Douglas 1925 has Mimtugaak, 'running straight up', but this, or Nematagag, belongs to North River.
Holland Cove (P.E.I.)

Use for: Untitled, Observation Cove (P.E.I.)

  • Adjacent to Hillsborough Bay, S. of Charlottetown, Lot 65. Named for Samuel Holland , surveyor of P.E.I. Who built a house at this cove which he named Observation Cove
Holman Island

Use for: Untitled, Indian Island, Pope's Island, Holman's Island, Flynn's Island

  • In Bedeque Bay. Named for J. L. Holman who bought it in the 1870s and built a summer hotel on it. De la Roque 1752 Isle de Bedec; Holand 1765, Chart 1849, Wright and Cundall 1874, Meacham 1880, and Department of Interior 1914 Indian Island. Wyld 1845 Dunk I. Formerly called Flynn's Island for an eccentric hermit who lived on it; formerly known as Pope's Island for J. C. Pope who owned it before Holman.
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