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This municipality was named for Joseph de St. Véran, Marquis de Montcalm (1712-1759), Commander of French forces on the Plains of Abraham at Quebec.

Present Status

Rural Municipality of Montcalm (25 May 1881)

Incorporation History

Rural Municipality of Montcalm (25 May 1881)

Adjoining Municipalities

De Salaberry, Emerson-Franklin, Morris, Rhineland

Constituent Communities

Letellier, Ste. Elizabeth, St. Jean Baptiste, St. Joseph

Land Area (square km)

468.04

Population

Year

Total

1881

1200

1891

1688

1896

2059

1901

1467

1911

2326

1921

2906

1931

2997

1941

3150

1951

2790

1956

2730

1961

2521

1966

2413

1971

1970

1976

1794

1981

1769

1986

1706

1991

1606

1996

1567

2001

1400

2006

1317

2011

1309

2016

1260

Reeves

Term

Reeve

1881-1886

?

1887-1888

J. B. Graveline

1889-1890

Adolphe Fortier

1891

?

1892-1897

Pierre Parenteau

1898-1900

William Fraser

1901-1903

Napoleon Comeault (1859-1915)

1904

T. Eyres

1905-1906

Maurice Dupre

1907-1911

William Fraser

1912-1914

John Boiteau

1915-1920

L. D. Bissonnette

1921

Arthur Lucien Beaubien (1879-1971)

1922-1943

Narcisse Breton (1871-1966)

1944-1950

Simeon Marion

1951-1961

A. S. Beaubien

1962-1974

Arthur Vermette

1974-1989

Albert St. Hilaire (1924-2005)

1990-1998

Florent Beaudette (1939-2015)

1999-2014

Roger Vermette

2015-?

Derek Sabourin

Memorable Manitobans

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Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in Montcalm.

History Books

Go here for a list of history books for Montcalm.

Maps

Sources

Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 5 April 2017

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