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Manitoba Municipalities: Cornwallis

Link to:
Mayors/Reeves | Secretary-Treasurers | Councillors | Historic Sites | Sources

Links to nearby municipalities: Brandon | Daly | Elton | Glenwood | Oakland | North Cypress | South Cypress | Whitehead

Named for a surveyor who worked in the Brandon area under CPR engineer Thomas Lafayette Rosser, Cornwallis was incorporated as a Rural Municipality on 22 December 1883.

Reeves:

Term

Reeve

1884

Charles Whitehead (1836-1919)

1885-1886

John Wright Sifton (1833-1912)

1887-1893

George Roddick (1831-1910)

1894-1901

George H. Halse

1902-1910

Allan Leslie (1858-1938)

1911-1915

William McKelvie

1916-1919

Walter W. Gerry

1920-1922

Andrew Tully Elder (1875-1945)

1923-1933

Allan Leslie (1858-1938)

1934-1945

A. P. Wilton

1946-1966

D. A. Birdsell

1967-1977

P. G. Marsden

1978-1983

Felix Weisgerber

1984-1995

Peter W. “Sonny” Evans

1996-1998

Brian Plumb

1999-2006

D. J. “Scotty” McIntosh

2007-2008

Kurt Wasserberg

2009-2014

Reg Atkinson

2015-?

Heather Dalgleish

Historic Sites:

Go here for a list of historic sites in Cornwallis.

Sources:

Municipal Memories: Municipality of Cornwallis, 1884-1984. Cornwallis Centennial Committee, 1984. Manitoba Legislative Library, F5648.C67.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 24 October 2014

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