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Manitoba Communities: Miami (Unincorporated Village, RM of Thompson)

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Originally named Thompsonville, for early settler and first postmaster William Thompson, it is believed to have been renamed Miami by the post office or the Canadian National Railway, which arrived in the area in 1889.

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Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in Miami.

Sources:

Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 3 August 2017

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