Families and Common Names

Family Names List

In the table below you'll find a list of some of the more common family names in the Kingston-Frontenac area.

Sources

The list was compiled from indexes and tables of contents to the books listed below, and from selected articles that appeared in the Kingston Whig-Standard (approx. 1970 - 1995) and Profile Kingston magazine (approx. 1985 - 2006). It also includes names from some of the family histories in the OGS Kingston Branch collection, and from some public websites created by individuals sharing their own research about Kingston / Frontenac family histories.

Related Articles

Resources

Books

Buckskin To Broadloom: Kingston Grows Up

Stories first appeared in Kingston's Whig-standard.

Heritage Kingston

"Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen's University at Kingston, Ontario, Canada, June 3 to October 28,1973", exhibition book.

Lists

Kingston-Frontenac Family Names

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Name Reference
Wilson, James Angus, Margaret. The Old Stones of Kingston. p. 86
Wilson, James (Nels) Kingston Whig Standard. 28/03/77 portrait. obituary.
Wilson, John Buckskin to Broadloom : Kingston Grows Up, p. 124
Wilson, Rev. Dr. Lois Kingston Whig Standard. 27/09/78 p. 33 portrait.
Wilson, Rev. Dr. Roy Kingston Whig Standard. 27/09/78 p. 33 portrait.
Wilson, Verna Kingston Whig Standard. 15/02/66 p. 1, 2
Wilson, Verna died Dec.30, 1995
Wilson, Verna Kingston Whig Standard. Feb. 22, 1996
Wilson, William Henry Angus, Margaret. The Old Stones of Kingston. p. 30
Wilson, Bruce Osborne, Brian and Donald Swainson. Kingston: Building on the Past, pp.26.
Wilson, Dr. Larry Kingston Whig Standard. 21/06/78 p. 1,2 portrait.
Wilson, Dr. Larry Kingston Whig Standard. 20/06/79
Wilson, Fred Kingston Whig Standard. Aug. 31, 1990 portrait.
Wilson, Gary Kingston Whig Standard. Sept. 5, 1987 portrait.
Wilson, Ian E. Molly Brant: An Appreciation, Historic Kingston, Vol. 24, 1976.
Wilson family Wilson letters 1843-1872, by Cora Reid. In-library use only. The call number is GENEAL 929.2 WILS
Wilson family The epic of an English Wilson family in Canada : 1784-1969 by O. O. Calhoun. In-library use only. The call number is GENEAL 929.2 WILS
Wilson family The Hinchey family, by Cora Reid. In-library use only. The call number is GENEAL 929.2 HINC
Wilson family Several Scots-Irish Wilson families traced to the townlands of Drumrusk County Armagh, Northern Ireland that emigrated primarily to Canada, by Laurence MacKenzie Wilson. In-library use only. The call number is GENEAL 929.2 WILS
Wilson family The Wilson brothers from Ulster : the descendants of John and William Wilson; early settlers of Hastings-Prince Edward Counties, Ontario, Canada, by Robert D. Sherry. In-library use only. The call number is GENEAL 929.2 WILS
Wingfield, David Heritage Kingston, published by the Agnes Etherington Art Centre.
Wingfield, David Osborne, Brian and Donald Swainson. Kingston: Building on the Past, pp.52.
Winterhalter, Franz Xavier Heritage Kingston, published by the Agnes Etherington Art Centre.
Wise, Superintendent Osborne, Brian and Donald Swainson. Kingston: Building on the Past, pp.186.
Wiskin, William Kingston Whig Standard. Oct. 30, 1982 portrait.
Wolfe, Flora Kingston Whig Standard. Feb. 23, 1983 portrait.
Wolfe, General Osborne, Brian and Donald Swainson. Kingston: Building on the Past, pp.17.
Wolfe, General James Heritage Kingston, published by the Agnes Etherington Art Centre.
Wolfe, Hats- Heritage Kingston, published by the Agnes Etherington Art Centre.
Wood, Kathy Kingston Whig Standard. 06/06/78 portrait.