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Manitoba Communities: Grandview (Unincorporated Town)

Town of Grandview

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This town was named for the municipality in which it is situated.

Present Status

Municipality of Grandview (1 January 2015)

Incorporation History

Village of Grandview (1 December 1906)
Town of Grandview (10 March 1909)
Amalgamated with Rural Municipality of Grandview (1 January 2015)

Adjoining Municipalities

Grandview

Land Area (square km)

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Population

Year

Total

1911

637

1916

608

1921

846

1926

671

1931

621

1936

664

1941

696

1946

847

1951

946

1956

963

1961

1057

1966

998

1971

967

1976

1013

1981

1013

1986

941

1991

870

1996

856

2001

814

2006

839

2011

859

Mayors

Term

Mayor

1906-1913

John Franklin Orr (1870-1942)

1913-1914

William John Swain (1867-1952)

1914-1915

John Franklin Orr (1870-1942)

1915-1917

James Garfield Vance (1874-1965)

1918

William John Swain (1867-1952)

1919

John Ernest Hedderly (1859-1936)

1920

William John Swain (1867-1952)

1921

John R. Hume (1880-1965)

1922

H. J. McLean

1923

T. J. Adair

1924-1925

James Garfield Vance (1874-1965)

1926

Henry Weidenhammer (1873-1939)

1927-1932

George Darling Shortreed (1870-1940)

1933-1939

Henry Weidenhammer (1873-1939)

1940-1945

William John Swain (1867-1952)

1946-1947

Dr. G. J. Creasy

1948-1951

Harry Gilbert Cunningham Bell (1907-1982)

1952-1957

M. A. Miller

1958-1967

Harry Gilbert Cunningham Bell (1907-1982)

1968-1969

H. M. Jones

1970-1971

John S. Adamack

1972

?

1973-1974

Ray Mitchell

1975-1978

John S. Adamack

1979-1980

?

1980-1983

Edwin S. Olsen (?-?)

1983-1989

Fred Embryck

1990-1998

Alfred Jacob Dressler (1922-2012)

1999-2001

Fred Embryck

2002-?

Ernest Gurica

?-2014

Tom Bohun

Memorable Manitobans

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Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in Grandview.

History Books

Go here for a list of history books for Grandview.

Maps

Sources

Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

Obituaries and burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 24 April 2020

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