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Manitoba Communities: South Cypress (Unincorporated Rural Municipality)

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This municipality was named for the Cypress River that flows nearby.

Present Status

Municipality of Glenboro-South Cypress (1 January 2015)

Incorporation History

Rural Municipality of South Cypress (22 December 1883)

Adjoining Municipalities

Argyle, Cornwallis, Glenboro, Lorne, North Cypress, North Norfolk, Oakland, Riverside, Strathcona, Victoria

Constituent Communities

Aweme, Glenboro, Stockton, Treesbank

Land Area (square km)

1095.08

Population

Year

Total

1891

1447

1896

2050

1901

1923

1911

1830

1921

1927

1931

1839

1941

1777

1951

1027

1956

1018

1961

946

1966

895

1971

838

1976

854

1981

855

1986

860

1991

862

1996

862

2001

821

2006

834

2011

838

Reeves

Term

Reeve

1884-1887

?

1888-1890

James Davidson

1891

?

1892

James Mitchell

1893

P. H. Dewart

1894

E. W. Dewart

1895

E. H. Dewart

1896-1897

William Lyall

1898-1900

R. H. Ferguson

1901-1902

Frederick Thomas Axford (1859-1935)

1903

W. H. Donaldson

1904-1905

L. McFadden

1906-1907

Jonas Christie

1908-1909

William McKenzie

1910-1911

Wesley Down

1912-1914

James Christie

1915-1916

James Lockhart

1917-1918

W. J. Ferguson

1919

T. A. Carson

1920-1921

F. A. Dewart

1922-1929

James Winter Cartmell (1867-1948)

1930-1932

H. N. Clark

1933-1937

R. B. Davidson

1938-1943

Osborne Malyon

1944-1947

G. J. Olafson

1948-1952

H. B. Donaldson

1953-1977

Martin Vertz (1904-1984)

1978-1983

Percy Shepherd

1984-1988

John R. Moore

1989-2014

Earl E. Malyon

2015

See Glenboro-South Cypress

Memorable Manitobans

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Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in South Cypress.

History Books

Go here for a list of history books for South Cypress.

Maps

Sources

Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 14 May 2017

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