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Manitoba Municipalities: Rosser (Rural Municipality)

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This municipality was named for Thomas Lafayette Rosser.

Present Status

Rural Municipality of Rosser (11 March 1893)

Incorporation History

Rural Municipality of Rosser (11 March 1893)

Adjoining Municipalities

Rockwood, St. Francois Xavier, West St. Paul, Winnipeg, Woodlands

Constituent Communities

Gordon, Grosse Isle, Marquette, Meadows, Rosser

Land Area (square km)

441.56

Population

Year

Total

1871

438

1881

485

1891

537

1896

380

1901

765

1911

1182

1921

3730

1931

1715

1941

1709

1951

1631

1956

1665

1961

1751

1966

1220

1971

1171

1976

1269

1981

1326

1986

1300

1991

1364

1996

1349

2001

1412

2006

1364

2011

1352

2016

1372

Reeves

Term

Reeve

1894-1896

David Law

1897-1899

Robert George Simpson (c1864-1914)

1900

?

1901-1903

A. F. Preston

1904

Robert Kellet

1905

Adam T. Preston

1906

I. S. Bricker

1907-1908

W. F. Smith

1909-1921

John Haddow (1855-1932)

1922-1953

Percy Beachell (1874-1969)

1954-1963

Robert E. Ryan

1964-1974

E. L. Lawrence

1975-1977

Percy Alan Beachell

1978-2001

Alan Beachell (1924-2015)

2002-2010

Alice Bourgouin

2011-?

Frances Smee

Memorable Manitobans

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Go here for a list of historic sites in Rosser.

History Books

Go here for a list of history books for Rosser.

Maps

Sources

Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 9 May 2017

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