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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Marshfield, Prince Edward Island

Marshfield, an unincorporated area, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, NE. of Charlottetown. Its precise location is N 4618', W 6304'.

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The Geography of Marshfield


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Statistical Information

Marshfield falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 34. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 34 census subdivision for the following categories: Education,Ethnicity,Family,Income,Labour Force,Population, and Shelter.

Information courtesy Statistics Canada.

History of the Name

The official history of the geographic name Marshfield (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

Marshfield (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925. Confirmed 12 December 1939 on 11L/6 at 46 17 - 63 05.Application altered 18 November 1966 on 11L/6a to 46 18 - 63 04.Status changed to Locality 23 October 1989 on 203-8. "May be named after farm of the late Senator Hawthorne, which from a large marsh on it." - PN of PEI, 1925.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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