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Manitoba Municipalities: Edward

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

Link to nearby municipalities:
Albert | Arthur | Edward

Edward was incorporated as a Rural Municipality on 1 December 1905. It was named for Prince Arthur (Duke of Connaught), later King Edward VII, who visited Canada in the early 1870s. It was divided in 1905 to create the RMs of Edward and Albert, the given names of the Prince of Wales.

Rural Municipality of Edward

Reeves:

Term

Reeve

1908

John H. Haight

1909-1910

C. E. Roblin

1911-1913

Merryfield J. Basted (1867-1951)

1914

Innes R. Melvin

1915-1917

John H. Haight

1918-1919

Robert Pitt

1920-1937

Merryfield J. Basted (1867-1951)

1938-1959

Robert Melvin

1960-1967

F. Phillipson

1968-1975

Gordon Tingey

1976-1978

Arthur H. Tucker

1979-1980

?

1981-2009?

Ralph J. Wang

Historic Sites:

Go here for a list of historic sites in Edward.

Sources:

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 26 June 2014

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