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Manitoba Municipalities: Russell (RM)

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Mayors/Reeves | Secretary-Treasurers | Councillors | Historic Sites | Sources

Links to nearby municipalities: Birtle | Ellice | Russell (Town) | Shellmouth-Boulton | Silver Creek

Russell was incorporated as a Rural Municipality on 15 August 1881 and named in commemoration of Surveyor-General Lindsay Russell. In 2015, it was amalgamated with Binscarth and Russell to form the Municipality of Russell-Binscarth.

Reeves:

Term

Reeve

1882-1887

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1888-1889

Alexander B. Callin

1890-1894

A. B. McDougall

1895-1898

Alexander B. Callin

1899

C. A. Boulton

1900-1902

A. McDonagh

1903

E. M. Williams

1904

A. Clee

1905-1907

E. M. Williams

1908-1911

George Cartwright (1848-1911)

1912

William McKinnon

1913-1918

H. V. Bailey

1919-1927

E. C. De Balinhard

1928-1932

William McKinnon

1933-1936

John W. Gray

1937-1965

James Rea (1882-1969)

1966-1969

Bert Thompson

1970-1978

Ronald Collins (?-c2008)

1978-1983

George Robert Witty

1984-1986

Gordon Bryer

1987-1989

George Robert Witty

1990-2001

Wayne Collins

2002-2014

Robert W. Muir

2015

See Russell-Binscarth

Historic Sites:

Go here for a list of historic sites in Russell.

Sources:

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 13 December 2014

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