The name Yarmouth appeared as the name of a projected township in Nova Scotia in a document in 1759, perhaps because it was the name of a favourite of George II. The same name was applied to a new county in 1836 when Yarmouth County was cut off from Shelburne County. The description of Yarmouth County was modified in 1846. In 1856 Argyle was established as a separate district, with the District of Argyle comprising the Township of Argyle.

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Coastal Financial Credit Union
The credit union has six branches. Offers background information, community involvement, locations, hours, products, services, financial calculators, and location contact details.
Communities of Yarmouth County
Portrays the villages and towns that make up the urban population of the county. Offers maps and links to local businesses plus descriptions and thumbnail histories of the communities.
Yarmouth County GenWeb Project
Part of the Nova Scotia GenWeb Project. Genealogical resources, cemetery inscriptions, historical essays, and research queries databases.
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