Manitoba Communities: Edward (Unincorporated Rural Municipality)
This municipality was named for Prince Arthur (Duke of Connaught), later King Edward VII, who visited Canada in the early 1870s.
Search the MHS collection of biographies for ones connected to Edward:
Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.
Obituaries and burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.
Death registrations, Manitoba Vital Statistics.
Harvest of Time: History of the R.M. of Edward, Edward History Book Committee, 1991.
We thank Rob Trott for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 24 January 2021