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Manitoba Communities: Bowsman (Unincorporated Village, Municipality of Minitonas-Bowsman)

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This village was named for the Bowsman River that flows nearby.

Present Status

Municipality of Minitonas-Bowsman (1 January 2015)

Incorporation History

Rural Municipality of Swan River (1 May 1901)
Village of Bowsman (1 July 1949)
Amalgamated with Minitonas and Minitonas (1 January 2015)

Land Area (square km)

2.63

Population

Year

Total

1951

512

1956

519

1961

504

1966

558

1971

443

1976

483

1981

454

1986

429

1991

382

1996

358

2001

320

2006

315

2011

298

Mayors

Term

Mayor

1950-1955

William Mitchell

1956-1966

Alexander R. Sutherland

1967-1970

H. Albert Caughlin

1971-1983

Conrad B. Philipp

1984-1992

Arthur Sangster

1993-1995

Dwight O. Stewart

1996-2001

Maurice L. Roberge

2002-2005

Ted Unrau

2006

?

2007-?

Theresa Rehaluk

?-2014

Leanne Hutman

2015

See Minitonas-Bowsman

Memorable Manitobans

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Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in Bowsman.

History Books

Go here for a list of history books for Bowsman.

Maps

Sources

Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 7 August 2017

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