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Manitoba Municipalities: Silver Creek (Rural Municipality)

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This municipality was named for the Silver Creek that flows through it.

Present Status

Rural Municipality of Riding Mountain West (1 January 2015)

Incorporation History

Rural Municipality of Silver Creek (22 December 1883)
Amalgamated with Shellmouth-Boulton (1 January 2015)

Adjoining Municipalities

Birtle, Ellice, Rossburn, Russell, Shellmouth-Boulton

Constituent Communities

Angusville, Silverton

Land Area (square km)

525.46

Population

Year

Total

1901

855

1911

1321

1921

1797

1931

1837

1941

1728

1951

1391

1956

1346

1961

1188

1966

1070

1971

957

1976

808

1981

696

1986

680

1991

594

1996

567

2001

532

2006

483

2011

460

Reeves

Term

Reeve

1884-1894

William S. Crerar

1895-1900

Otto Seebach

1901-1905

William S. Crerar

1906

Otto Seebach

1907-1908

W. H. Lang

1909-1914

Peter Hyde (1848-1915)

1915-1920

George Phizacklea

1921-1922

James A. Bell

1923-1927

John Crerar

1928-1935

R. J. Coulter

1936-1937

David Hall

1938-1939

John Hyde

1940-1941

David George Nield (1876-1963)

1942-1943

John Peddie

1944-1945

David George Nield (1876-1963)

1946-1948

Michael Gallant

1949-1959

R. J. Nield

1960-1966

M. F. Siwak

1967-1983

John Katchin

1984-1989

Mervin Dunn

1990-1991

R. Allan Rowland

1992-2005

William J. Kalyniak

2006-2014

Fred N. Dunn

Memorable Manitobans

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Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in Silver Creek.

History Books

Go here for a list of history books for Silver Creek.

Maps

Silver Creek (2003)
Source: Manitoba Land Initiative

Sources

Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 1 April 2017

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