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 46°18', W 63°04'.
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|The Geography of Marshfield|
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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:
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|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.
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