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Manitoba Municipalities: Oakland

Link to:
Mayors/Reeves | Secretary-Treasurers | Councillors | Historic Sites | Sources

Links to nearby municipalities: Cornwallis | Glenwood | Riverside | South Cypress | Strathcona | Wawanesa | Whitehead | Whitewater

Oakland was incorporated as a Rural Municipality on 22 December 1883. In 2015, it was amalgamated with Wawanesa to form the Municipality of Oakland-Wawanesa.

Reeves:

Term

Reeve

1884

James Hector

1885-1887

?

1888-1890

Thomas Nichol

1891

?

1892-1894

Frank Oliver Fowler (1861-1945)

1895-1896

Alfred Henry Carroll (1846-1924)

1897-1903

Angus McDonald

1904

James E. Green

1905

John James Story (1857-1930)

1906-1914

John W. Rathwell

1915-1926

Pierce Couling (1877-1947)

1927-1928

C. E. Jackson

1929-1947

George H. Stephens

1948-1953

Rex C. Fisher

1954-1974

George Adrian Griffith (1901-1974)

1975-1977

Rex C. Fisher

1978-1984

Willard F. McFarland

1985-1986

Kelvin C. McKellar

1987-2001

David B. Inkster

2002-2005

Brian Downie

2006

?

2006-2014

David B. Inkster

2015

See Oakland-Wawanesa

Historic Sites:

Go here for a list of historic sites in Oakland.

Sources:

Oakland Echoes, 1879-1970 by J. B. Rome, 1970. [Manitoba Legislative Library]

Manitoba Gazette, 1887-1959. Manitoba Legislative Library.

This gallery was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 24 October 2014

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