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Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. Anne’s Anglican Church and Cemetery (Poplar Point, RM of Portage la Prairie)

Link to:
Clerics | Photos & Maps | Sources

Built in 1859 by William Cockran, St. Anne’s is the oldest log church on the prairies, situated in the Rural Municipality of Portage la Prairie. The building, a municipally designated historic site, is still used on special occasions.

Clerics

Period

Cleric

1862-1864

T. Cochrane

1864-1867

John Chapman

1867

Henry George

1868-1873

Gilbert Cook

1873-1876

Thomas N. Wilson

1876-1880

E. Rochford

1880-1882

Mark Jukes (1842-1932)

1883-1884

S. Mills

1884-1886

Arthur William Goulding (1861-1960)

1886

Thomas Cook

1887-1895

T. C. Coggs

1895-1901

Alfred Campbell Garrioch (1848-1934)

1901-1902

F. B. Eys

1902-1903

R. H. Wilson

1903-1904

C. Cunningham

1904-1910

H. Hutchinson

1911

M. Scott

1912-1917

J. H. Hill

1917-1920

C. E. Copeland

1920-1925

R. Martin

1925-1927

P. C. Bays

1927-1962

H. C. Cartlidge

1962-1965

R. Morris

1965-1967

Allen Simms

1967-1968

John Blair

1968-1969

Donald Varcoe

1969-1971

David Barclay

1971-1973

S. H. Sibley

1973-1978

Richard Condo

1978-1981

Jim Njegovan

1981-1987

George Eves

1987-1989

John Stafford

1989-1994

Patrick Tyler

1995-2003

Brad Elliott

2004-?

Fraser Hunter

Photos & Maps

St. Anne's Anglican Church

St. Anne’s Anglican Church (2010)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

St. Anne's Anglican Church

St. Anne’s Anglican Church (2016)
Source: Desiree Rolfe

St. Anne's Anglican Church

Interior of St. Anne’s Anglican Church (2016)
Source: Desiree Rolfe

Site Location (lat/long): N50.04392, W98.02364
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Red River Frame Buildings

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Provincially Designated Historic Sites

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites

Sources:

A list of burials in this cemetery is available from the Manitoba Genealogical Society, including a searchable online database available to members at the MGS Manitoba Name Index (MANI). Some additional information is contained in the 1996 MGS publication Carved in Stone: Manitoba Cemeteries and Burial Sites, revised edition, Special Projects Publication, 106 pages.

St. Anne’s Anglican Church, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch.

We thank Shirley Christianson and Desiree Rolfe for providing information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 13 August 2016

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