Manitoba Communities: Sifton (Rural Municipality)
This municipality was named for John Wright Sifton.
Search the MHS collection of biographies for ones connected to Sifton:
“Cities, towns and villages,” Winnipeg Free Press, 24 October 1959, page 6.
“Many Municipal Reeves returned by acclamation,” Winnipeg Free Press, 3 October 1963, page 29.
“Few contests for Reeve in Rural Municipalities,” Winnipeg Free Press, 5 October 1967, page 14.
“Reeves re-elected in 10 municipalities,” Winnipeg Free Press, 28 October 1971, page 39.
Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.
We thank Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 18 December 2018