Origin Notes and History:
Adopted 6 October 1936 on Geological Survey map 420A, Kettle River.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
After Little Aeneas, a wizened old Indian who lived alone at the south end of the lake for many years, and who died about 1946, age 100+ (Okanagan Historical Society 12th Report, 1948)
Source: included with note