Origin Notes and History:
Adopted 23 April 1940 on Geological Survey sheet 622A, McConnell Creek, as labelled on BC maps 1H and 5A, both published in 1917.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Headwaters at 56 14 - 126 46.
Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa