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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
Keppel and Sarawak  A Twp  Grey  Bruce and Grey  - 
Kerns  AG Twp  Timiskaming Dist  Nipissing District  - 
Kerry  -  Prescott  Ottawa  early name (pre 1882) for St Isidore Village 
Kettle Creek  -  Elgin  Elgin County  early name for St Thomas City 
Kidd  G Twp  Cochrane Dist  -  - 
Kilkenny  G Twp  Thunder Bay Dist  Thunder Bay  - 
Killaloe  Village  Renfrew  Ottawa  - 
Killaloe Hagarty and Richards  A Twp  Renfrew  Ottawa  - 
Killaloe Station  -  Renfrew  Ottawa  early name (1890's - 1989) for Killaloe Village 
Killarney  M  Sudbury Dist  Sudbury District  - 
Killarney  G Twp  Sudbury Dist  Sudbury District  - 
Kilpatrick  G Twp  Sudbury Dist  Sudbury District  - 
Kimberley  G Twp  Timiskaming Dist  Nipissing District  - 
Kincardine  G Twp  Bruce  Bruce and Grey  - 
Kincardine  Town  Bruce  Bruce and Grey  - 
Kincardine  M  Bruce  Bruce and Grey  - 
Kincardine and Kinloss  A Twp  Bruce  Bruce and Grey  - 
Kincardine Bruce and Kinloss  A Twp  Bruce  Bruce and Grey  - 
Kincardine etc  A Twp  Bruce  Bruce and Grey  The United Township of Kincardine and the Remaining Twps in the Co of Bruce 
Kincardine-Bruce-Tiverton  A Twp  Bruce  Bruce and Grey  - 
 
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