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Manitoba Communities: Minto (Unincorporated Rural Municipality)

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This municipality was named for Gilbert John Murray Kynymond Elliot, Fourth Earl of Minto, and Governor General of Canada from 1898 to 1904.

Present Status

Rural Municipality of Minto-Odanah (1 January 2015)

Incorporation History

Rural Municipality of Minto (15 November 1902)
Amalgamation of Minto and Odanah (1 January 2015)

Adjoining Municipalities

Clanwilliam, Harrison, Langford, Odanah, Rosedale, Saskatchewan

Constituent Communities

Ameer, Bethany, Clanwilliam, Largs, Minnedosa

Land Area (square km)

363.65

Population

Year

Total

1901

1164

1911

1432

1921

1623

1931

1587

1941

1528

1951

1324

1956

1215

1961

1080

1966

923

1971

784

1976

732

1981

698

1986

701

1991

665

1996

661

2001

684

2006

667

2011

644

Reeves

Term

Reeve

1903

William Bramwell Waddell (1857-1942)

1904

George Frazer (1858-?)

1905

?

1906-1927

M. Hugh Cameron

1928-1937

M. N. Pedersen

1938-1943

Mark Madill

1944-1945

A. A. C. Cook

1946-1951

A. Roy Munro

1952-1956

William M. Madill

1957-1969

George Bowdrey

1970-1977

Russell A. Cook (?-2010)

1978-1989

F. J. Kolesar

1990-2005

Brian S. Skatch

2006

?

2007-?

Keith Syslak

?-2014

Calvin Jacobson

2015

See Minto-Odanah

Memorable Manitobans

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Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in Minto.

History Books

Go here for a list of history books for Minto.

Maps

Sources

Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 22 September 2018

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