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Ontario Locator

The following list shows every municipality in Ontario (city, town, village, township, regional municipality) and all of the geographic townships which have belonged to a municipality. In other words everything that has or had a local government is here. The information came from two OGS publications. Dunford Municipal Records in Ontario: History and Guide OGS (2005) lists every Ontario municipality. Gartner and Prong Townships of the Province Of Ontario, Canada OGS (2007) lists all townships. Current and historical townships came from that book, but not the unorganized townships. You should refer to these books for more detail.

The "Type" column tells you what sort of municipality it is, generally its current status. There are two types of townships. A geographic township (G Twp) is a piece of land. You need to know this to find land records and to find where people lived. An administrative township (A Twp) is a form of government, often administering several geographic townships. You need this to find local records. RM means Regional Municipality.

Early names for many municipalities are given.

The list also shows the county and the OGS Branch the municipality is in.

At a future date the list will be expanded to include the former Police Villages and the current hamlets.

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Name Type County Branch Notes
Juillette  G Twp  Algoma Dist  SSM  - 
Kaladar  G Twp  Addington  Kingston  - 
Kaladar and Anglesea  A Twp  Addington  Kingston  - 
Kaladar Anglesea and Effingham  A Twp  LA  Kingston  - 
Kamichisitit  G Twp  Algoma Dist  SSM  - 
Kanata  City  Ottawa-Carleton RM  Ottawa  - 
Kapuskasing  Town  Cochrane Dist  -  - 
Kawartha - North   -  Peterborough  Kawartha  ? see North Kawartha 
Kawartha Lakes  City  Victoria  Kawartha  - 
Kearney  Town  Parry Sound Dist  Nipissing District  - 
Keewatin  Town  Kenora Dist  Thunder Bay  - 
Keewatin  G Twp  Rainy River Dist  Thunder Bay  - 
Kemptville  Town  Grenville  Leeds and Grenville  - 
Kendrey  G Twp  Cochrane Dist  -  - 
Kennebec  G Twp  Frontenac  Kingston  - 
Kenora  Town  Kenora Dist  Thunder Bay  - 
Kenora District  County  -  Thunder Bay  - 
Kent  County  -  Kent County  - 
Kenyon  G Twp  Glengarry  -  - 
Keppel  G Twp  Grey  Bruce and Grey  - 
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