Historic Sites of Manitoba: Sigurdson Family Monument (Municipality of Bifrost-Riverton)

A monument beside the Vidir Cemetery in the Municipality of Bifrost-Riverton commemorates early homesteader Jon Sigurdson, who donated land for the cemetery, and his family.

Sigurdson Family Monument

Sigurdson Family Monument (May 2015)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N51.02272, W97.32136
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Jon Sigurdson (1870-1935)


This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 1 May 2021

Historic Sites of Manitoba

This is a collection of historic sites in Manitoba compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society. The information is offered for historical interest only.

Browse lists of:
Museums/Archives | Buildings | Monuments | Cemeteries | Locations | Other

Inclusion in this collection does not confer special status or protection. Official heritage designation may only come from municipal, provincial, or federal governments. Some sites are on private property and permission to visit must be secured from the owner.

Site information is provided by the Manitoba Historical Society as a free public service only for non-commercial purposes.

Send corrections and additions to this page
to the MHS Webmaster at webmaster@mhs.mb.ca.

Search Tips | Suggest an Historic Site | FAQ

Help us keep history alive!