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Royal eponyms in Canada

In Canada, a number of sites and structures are named for royal individuals, whether a member of the past French Royal Family, British Royal Family, or present Canadian Royal Family thus reflecting the country's status as a constitutional monarchy under the Canadian Crown. Those who married into the royal family are indicated by an asterisk.

Eponymous royals

King Francis I

King Francis I
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
QC

Queen Elizabeth I

Queen Elizabeth I
Colloquially: Good Queen Bess
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
BC
NU

King Henry IV

King Henry IV
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
NS

Queen Henrietta Maria

Queen Henriatta Maria
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
ON

Prince Rupert

Prince Rupert
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
BC
QC
 

King Louis XIV

King Louis XIV
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
QC

Queen Anne

Queen Anne
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
NS

King Louis XV

King Louis XV
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
NS

Louis, Dauphin of France

Louis, Dauphin of France
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
MB

King George I

King George II
Other title: Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1698-1714)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
NS

King George II

King George II
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
NS

Prince Frederick

Prince Frederick
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
ON

Prince William

Prince William
Other title: The Duke of Cumberland (1726-1765)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
NS

King George III

King George III
Other titles: Prince George (1738-1760)
The Duke of Lancaster (1760-1820)
Elector of Hanover (Brunswick-Lüneburg) (1760-1820)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
BC
NB
NL
NS
ON
PE

Queen Charlotte*

Queen Charlotte
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
BC
NB
NL
NS
ON
PE

Prince Frederick

Prince Frederick
Other title: The Duke of York and Albany (1784-1827)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
NB
NS
ON
NU

Prince Edward

Prince Edward
Other title: The Duke of Kent (1799-1820)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
NB
NS
ON
PE

Prince Adolphus

Prince Adolphus
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
ON

Princess Mary

Princess Mary
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
ON

Princess Sophia

Princess Sophia
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
ON

Princess Amelia

Princess Amelia
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
ON
NS

King George IV

King George IV
Other title: The Duke of Cornwall (1762-1820)
Royal house: House of Guelph
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
NL
ON
PE

Queen Caroline*

Queen Caroline
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
ON

King Leopold I*

King Leopold I
Other title: Prince Leopold of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (1790-1826)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
ON

King William IV

King William IV
Other titles: Prince William Henry (1765-1830)
The Duke of Clarence and St. Andrews (1765-1830)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
NB
NS
  • Prince Street, Sydney (originally Prince William Henry Street)
ON
NU

Queen Adelaide*

Queen Adelaide
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
ON
SK
NU

Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria
Other title: Empress of India (1876-1901)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
BC
MB
  • Empress Street, Winnipeg[10]
  • Jubilee Avenue, Winnipeg[10]
NB
NL
NS
ON
PE
QC
SK
NT
NU

Prince Albert*

Prince Albert
Other title: Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1819-1857)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
BC
MB
  • Albert Street, Winnipeg [10]
NB
ON
SK
NU

Princess Victoria

Princess Victoria
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
BC
ON

Princess Alice

Princess Alice
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
BC

Prince Alfred

Prince Alfred
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
BC

Princess Helena

Princess Helena
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
BC

Princess Louise

Princess Louise
Full name: Louisa Caroline Alberta
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
BC
MB
  • Princess Street, Winnipeg[10]
  • Louise Street, Winnipeg[10]
NB

The Duke of Argyll*

The Duke of Argyll
Other title: The Marquess of Lorne (1847-1900)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
BC
MB
  • Lorne Avenue, Winnipeg[10]
  • Argyle Street, Winnipeg[10]
  • Lorne Street, Trenton, Ontario
NB
NS

Prince Arthur

Prince Arthur
Other title: The Duke of Connaught and Strathearn (1874-1942)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
BC
MB
NB
NS
NT
ON
QC
SK

Princess Patricia

Princess Patricia
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
SK

Prince Leopold

Prince Leopold
Other title: The Duke of Albany (1881-1884)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
ON
SK

Princess Beatrice

Princess Beatrice
Full name: Beatrice Mary Victoria Feodore
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
BC

The Earl of Athlone*

The Earl of Athlone
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
MB
  • Athlone Drive, Winnipeg[20]
NL
ON
  • The Athlone, Ottawa

King Edward VII

King Edward VII
Full name: Albert Edward
Other titles: The Prince of Wales (1841-1901)
The Duke of Rothsay (1841-1901)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
BC
MB
  • King Edward Street, Winnipeg[10]
NB
NU
ON
NS
  • Point Edward
  • Edwardsville
PE
QC
SK

Queen Alexandra*

Queen Alexandra
Other title: Princess Alexandra (1844-1901)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
BC
NS
ON
SK

Princess Maud

Princess Maud
Other title: Queen Maud (1905-1938)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
NU

King George V

King George V
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
BC
MB
NB
NL
ON
QC
SK
NU

Queen Mary*

Queen Mary
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
BC
ON
QC
SK

Prince George

Prince George
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
ON

King Edward VIII

King Edward VIII
Other title: The Prince of Wales (1910-1936)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
ON
SK
  • Prince of Wales Promenade, Regina

King George VI

King George VI
Other title: The Duke of York (1920–1936)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
BC
ON
QC
SK

Queen Elizabeth*

Queen Elizabeth
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
BC
NL
NS
ON
SK

Princess Margaret

Princess Margaret
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
BC
MB
NB
NS
ON
  • Princess Margaret Boulevard, Toronto
SK

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II
Other title: Princess Elizabeth (1926–1952)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
CA
AB
BC
MB
NB
NL
NS
ON
PE
QC
SK
NT
NU

Prince Philip*

Prince Philip
Other title: The Duke of Edinburgh (1947-)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
SK

Prince Charles

Prince Charles
Other title: The Prince of Wales (1958-)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
AB
BC
NB
NL * Prince of Wales Arena, St. John's
ON
PEI
SK
NU

Diana, Princess of Wales*

Diana, Princess of Wales
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
ON
SK

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall*

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
PEI

Prince William

Prince William
Other title: The Duke of Cambridge (2011-)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
ON

Princess Anne

Princess Anne
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
ON

Prince Andrew

Prince Andrew
Other title: The Duke of York (1986-)
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
NS
ON Duke of York Boulevard, Mississauga

Prince Edward

Prince Edward
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
SK

Lady Louise Windsor

Lady Louise Windsor
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
MB

Viscount Severn

Viscount Severn
Full name: James Alexander Philip Theo
Region Geographic locations Civil structures Schools Buildings
MB

See also

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  52. ^ a b Prince Edward begins Winnipeg visit, not to be confused with Lake Louise in the Rockies, which was named for Princess Louise, daughter of Queen Victoria.
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