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From: Marcie <>
Subject: Re: [Ont] Townships/Counties Kingston,Sudbury,Kirkland Lake
Date: Sun, 29 Apr 2001 18:40:50 -0400
There is both a township of Kingston and a city of Kingston. Both of these are
in Frontenac County.
Kirkland Lake is a town in the District of Timiskaming. There is also a township
called Kirkland, which is in Cochrane District.
This is where these communities are currently located, although over time the
boundaries and names of the various counties/districts and townships have
changed. This website may help you if you are looking for the names of the
You should also be aware that OCFA is very partial. The majority of cemeteries
are in fact not included there and it is, as its name implies, only a "Finding
Aid". You would have to search the cemeteries in the areas in which you believe
your ancestors lived. Many of the cemetery transcripts are on microfiche at the
Provincial Archives of Ontario and others are available from the various
genealogical societies around Ontario.
> Can anyone tell me where I can go to find what Counties Kingston, Kirkland
> Lake and Sudbury are in? Also are these considered townships? (Probably a
> dumb question - but I asked.)
> I'm having a hard time getting any results in the OCFA for these locations.
> I have 2 Uncles and four Aunts buried in Kingston and I can't get the OCFA to
> come up with anything.
> I appreciate any help I can get.
> Don McCann
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