Note: Kingston Township is not the same thing as "City of Kingston", although parts of Kingston Township became amalgamated with the City in 1998. For city addresses, follow the links from the Home Town, Home Front main page.
- 510855 BARRY, Stanley CATARAQUI
- 110038 BLAIR, Joseph Charles CATARAQUI
- EDWARDS, John Worden CATARAQUI
- 1090026 EMMONS, Frank CATARAQUI
- 8094 FILLION, Oscar Gardiner CATARAQUI
- 835486 FRIZZELL, Wesley CATARAQUI
- 835487 JACKSON, Harold CATARAQUI
- 835405 LASHFORD, George G CATARAQUI
- 835328 LEONARD, George T CATARAQUI
- 113381 MARSHALL, George CATARAQUI
- 835316 McLEAN, William W CATARAQUI
- 308650 SUTHERLAND, Robert CATARAQUI
- BAKER, Edwin A COLLINS BAY
- 320020 BAKER, Thomas Wilbur COLLINS BAY
- 835933 BRYCE, Robert Henry COLLINS BAY
- 59365 GILBERT, Joseph COLLINS BAY
- 835409 GRICE, William James COLLINS BAY
- 1010113 MacLEAN, George Meachem COLLINS BAY
- 835629 McDONOUGH, Roy COLLINS BAY
- 1090453 VANALSTYNE,Cecil Allan COLLINS BAY
- 32966 BEARANCE, Russell E ELGINBURG
- 114 HANSEN, Henry Lloyd ELGINBURG
- 305647 HANSEN, James Stanley ELGINBURG
- 835469 PHILLIPS, George ELGINBURG
- 835324 PRENTICE, Herbert ELGINBURG
- BLACK, Helen Dolly GLENBURNIE
- 835275 ORSER, John H GLENVALE
- 835009 REID, John GLENVALE
- 835877 SWAIN, Victor Gad GLENVALE
- 342961 CLARK, George Cecil KINGSTON MILLS
- 4021692 ALARIE, Ambrose KINGSTON TOWNSHIP
- 835943 HARRISON, George W MOUNT CHESNEY
- 59439 HAWKEY, Joseph Toland MOUNT CHESNEY
- 3058330 CLOGG, Wilbert Nelson WESTBROOK
- 454079 DRUCE, John WESTBROOK
- 835498 DRUCE, John Albert WESTBROOK
- 454268 ROBB, Alexander WESTBROOK
- 454077 VELY, Frederick WESTBROOK
- 8061 ATKINS, James Alexander PORTSMOUTH
- 835667 ATKINSON, Harold PORTSMOUTH
- 349908 BAIDEN, Christopher Moffatt PORTSMOUTH
- 227129 BEAUPRE, Edward Victor PORTSMOUTH
- 4020001 BREWSTER, David Albert PORTSMOUTH
- 59114 BURKE, Charles Henry PORTSMOUTH
- 32732 BUTLER, George PORTSMOUTH
- 541816 CLIFF, George Hubert PORTSMOUTH
- 8088 DAVIDSON, Allan M PORTSMOUTH
- 835259 DAVIDSON, Arthur G PORTSMOUTH
- 455559 DOYLE, Thomas PORTSMOUTH
- 8091 EWART, Joshua Charles PORTSMOUTH
- 835319 EWART, William PORTSMOUTH
- 113223 FORSYTHE, Allan PORTSMOUTH
- 20475 DENNEY, John PORTSMOUTH Forty Foot Rd
- 9801 DENNEY, Robert William PORTSMOUTH Forty Foot Rd
Do you know of another soldier from Kingston Township who served in WWI? Please let us know!
Where to Look
The Canadian Great War Project
Find out whether the soldier survived the war, what unit(s) he served with, when his birthday was, and who was waiting for him back at home. Search for the person by name and/or regimental number.
Find out what the soldier looked like; see the original form with his handwriting on it. Search the Soldiers of the First World War database on the website of Library and Archives Canada.
- Old Cataraqui Village, by Gordon D. Smithson.
- History of the Township of Kingston, by Neil A. Patterson.
- Chalk dust: The History of Education in Kingston Township, by Alice E. Hogeboom.
- County of a Thousand Lakes: the History of the County of Frontenac, 1673 - 1973, by the Frontenac County History Committee.
- Your County Has a Past, by Alice E. Hogeboom.
Beginning in the late 1940s, a series of 989 local history books were compiled by members of the Women's Institutes across Ontario. The project was initiated by Lord and Lady Tweedsmuir. The volumes are a rich source of material about families and communities in Ontario, written by women who lived in the communities they were writing about.
- Find a copy of the Tweedsmuir History of Westbrooke at KFPL.
- Find a copy of the Tweedsmuir History from the Crystal Springs Women's Institute at KFPL.
Find out who lived in the household. Discover how old they were, what they did for a living, how much money they made, and more.
Before the War
- Search the 1911 Census of Canada.
- Type the soldier's surname.
- Choose Ontario from the dropdown menu.
- Click Hide/Show Advanced Search Options.
- District Name: Frontenac
- Sub-district Name: Kingston
- Leave the other fields blank.
After the War
- Search the 1921 Census of Canada online from Ancestry.com
- Library and Archives Canada has partnered with Ancestry.com to provide access to this census.
- Ancestry.com will ask you to make a free account (email address, password) in order to view the census.
- If you prefer not to make a free account, you are welcome to use Ancestry-Library Edition free of charge at your local KFPL branch (in-library use only).
Towns and Villages
- Bur Creek
- Cataraqui - formerly Waterloo
- Collins Bay - formerly Collinsby
- Collinsby - now called Collins Bay
- Kingston Mills
- Maple Lawn
- Mount Chesney
- Oak Hill
- Waterloo - now called Cataraqui
- Westville - now called Williamsville
- Williamsville - formerly Westville
What did you discover? Please share your results with us!
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Acknowledgement: The list of soldiers' names was generously provided by Stuart MacDonald, curator of the Princess of Wales' Own Regiment (PWOR) Museum.
Image: Your chums are fighting -- why aren't you? / Digital ID: (color film copy transparency) cph 3g12171 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g12171
/ Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA