It’s time for community to build our own structures independent of government and institutional funding. The purpose of the database is to our honour our women and provide family members with a way to document their loved ones passing. If you would like a loved one’s information included please get in touch via firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Incomplete list of Indigenous women who have died violent and premature deaths in Ontario.
â™¥ Alice Quoquat Netemegesic, murdered in Thunder Bay in the late 1970s.
â™¥ Alissa Martin-Travers, 5, murdered in Cornwall, April 2008.
â™¥ Audrey Brown, murdered in Lac La Croix First Nation, Sept. 2007.
â™¥ Barbara Shapwaykeesic, murdered in Thunder Bay in 1989.
â™¥ Bella (Nancy Marie) LaBoucan McLean, 25, fell from 31st floor of a Toronto condo on July 20, 2013.
â™¥ Bernadette Leclair, 16, murdered in Thunder Bay in 1987.
â™¥ Caroll Lou Viau, 41, missing from Thunder Bay in September 1985.
â™¥ Carolyn Connolly, 54. beaten and repeatedly stabbed to death, her body found on August 2, 2008 near Sherbourne and Dundas Streets, Toronto.
â™¥ Cheyenne Fox, 20, fell from 24th floor of a Don Mills condo on April 25, 2013.
â™¥ Cynthia Lynette Jamieson, 44 of Six Nations; beaten, brutally raped and murdered in Hamilton on June 12, 2002.
â™¥ Deanna Daw, of Fort Frances; shot to death on Oct. 29, 2000.
â™¥ Debbie Sloss- Clarke, 42, found dead in her room at Gerrard and Sherbourne, Toronto on July 29, 1997.
â™¥ Deborah Toulouse, 41, murdered in Wikwemikong on May 18, 2002.
â™¥ Denise Bourdeau, 39, murdered in Kitchener Waterloo in Jan. 2007.
â™¥ Diane Dobson, 36, found dead in ditch in Windsor in Feb. 1995.
â™¥ Diane Marshall, 43, found dead in Toronto in May 2006.
â™¥ Donna Kabatay, approx. late teens; murdered in Seine River First Nation.
â™¥ Donna Tebbenham, raped and murdered in Thunder Bay in 1987.
â™¥ Doreen Hardy, 18, murdered in Thunder Bay in 1996.
â™¥ Edith McGinnis Quagon, 42; murdered in Minneapolis.
â™¥ Elaine LaForme, 48, murdered in New Credit on Jan. 22, 2012
â™¥ Elena Assam-Thunderbird, 17, sexually assaulted and beaten to death on June 1, 2002.
â™¥ Helen Gillings; murdered in Hamilton, February 1995.
â™¥ Helen Louise Jacobs, 73, murdered in Elliot Lake, July 2005.
â™¥ Helyna Rivera of Six Nations 25, murdered in 2011 in Buffalo
â™¥ Holly Anne Painter, missing from East York since June 1995.
â™¥ Jane Jack, stabbed to death in Kenora on April 28, 1995.
â™¥ Jane Louise Sutherland, 20, fully clothed body found on Oct. 23, 1984 in Hullâ€™s Jacques Cartier Park across the Ottawa River from Lowertown.
â™¥ Jennifer Stewart, stabbed to death in Ottawa in August 2010.
â™¥ Jordina Skunk, 29, found frozen to death in Fort Severin First Nation on January 31, 2008.
â™¥ Josephine Thompson, 18; murdered in 1971 – her body found by the railway tracks in Macdiarmid/Rocky Bay.
â™¥ Judie Thibault, 57, murdered in Thunder Bay in November 2000.
â™¥ Katelynne Sampson, 7, found dead with signs of bodily trauma on August 3, 2008 in Torontoâ€™s Parkdale neighbourhood.
â™¥ Kelly Morrisseau, 27 and 7 months pregnant; murdered in Ottawa; her body found in Gatineau Park on December 10, 2006.
â™¥ Laura Pilon, 22, murdered in Thunder Bay in 1992.
â™¥ Lisa Lynn Anstey, 21, last seen getting into a car on Bleeker St; found murdered behind Street City in Toronto on May 12, 1997.
â™¥ Liz Bonney, murdered in Cat Lake First Nation in 1992.
â™¥ Lorraine Rivers, murdered in Thunder Bay.
â™¥ Mae Morton, 17, raped and left to freeze to death outside Beardmore in 1962.
â™¥ Margaret Yvonne Guylee, disappeared in Toronto in 1965.
â™¥ Margaret Perrault (Bluebird), 32, murdered in Thunder Bay in 1988.
â™¥ Mary Ann Davis, 25, murdered in Zhiibaahassing (Manitoulin Island) First Nation.
â™¥ Mary Peters King, murdered in Thunder Bay.
â™¥ Maxine Susanne Peters, 34, of Walpole Island First Nation; shot and killed on June 13, 2004.
â™¥ Meloni Sutton, 18, of Fort Frances; reported missing on March 13, 2003 and found murdered in Kenora
a month later.
â™¥ Mercedes Stevens, 9, murdered in Kashechewan First Nation, Sept. 2006.
â™¥ Minnie Sutherland, 40, killed in Hull on Dec. 31, 1988.
â™¥ Pamela Holopainen, 22, of Schumacher; last seen in Timmins on Dec. 14, 2003.
â™¥ Petrina Whitecrow; murdered in Fort Frances.
â™¥ Rebecca Jean King, 22, missing since Oct. 21, 1999 from North Bay.
â™¥ Rena Fox, 38, murdered in Thunder Bay, Feb. 2003.
â™¥ Samantha Johnings, of Hamilton, 19 months; sexually assaulted and murdered on Dec. 13, 1992.
â™¥ Sandra Kaye Johnson, 18, found dead on Feb. 13, 1992 near 110 Ave in Thunder Bay.
â™¥ Sarah Jane Wawia Bernard, murdered in Thunder Bay in 1966.
â™¥ Sarah Mason, 44, murdered in Thunder Bay in 1997.
â™¥ Sarah Skunk, 43, missing from Thunder Bay since 1995.
â™¥ Shelley Lynne Joseph, of Six Nations, 43, stabbed to death in Hamilton on July 2nd 2004.
â™¥ Sonya Nadine Mae Cywink, 31, found dead in 1994 at Southwold Prehistoric Earthworks near Iona.
â™¥ Spring Phillips, 26, murdered in Toronto in December 2009.
â™¥ Stacey Diabo, 18 of Kahnawake; killed in Sept. 2003.
â™¥ Susan Asslin, 19, brutally stabbed to death near Dryden in 1974.
â™¥ Sylvia Gaudet, 52 of Hamilton; found murdered on Jan. 5, 2005.
â™¥ Tashina Cheyenne Vaughn General, 21, murdered along with her unborn child, body found on
April 26, 2008 at Six Nations, near Chiefswood Road and Indian Line.
â™¥ Terra Gardener, 26, was killed by a train in Toronto on May 14, 2013.
â™¥ Theresa Wilkins Jamieson, body found Spring 2011 in Thames River, Chatham.
â™¥ Therese Labbe, 47, body found in Mountjoy River in October 1989.
â™¥ Tricia Paquette, 8, murdered in Brantford, February 1978.
â™¥ Viola Melvin, 67, murdered in Toronto on April 14, 1977.
â™¥ Viola Panacheese, 42, missing from Sioux Lookout since August 1991.
â™¥ Virginia Carol Kitty, 46, missing from Swastika since March 2008.
â™¥ Virginia Nootchchtai, 31, missing from Whitefish, October 1988
â™¥ Vivian Cada, 53, found dead on June 30, 2005 in apt. at 285 Shuter St, Toronto.