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Manitoba
History

No. 87


War
Memorials
in Manitoba


This Old
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Abandoned
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Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Manitoba Communities: St. Lazare (Unincorporated Village)

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This municipality was named in 1880 by Oblate missionary Father Decorby, the founder of the community of St. Lazare (spelled St-Lazare as of 1977).

Present Status

Rural Municipality of Ellice-Archie (1 January 2015)

Incorporation History

Village of St. Lazare (31 December 1949)
Amalgamation of Archie, Ellice, and St. Lazare (1 January 2015)

Land Area (square km)

2.91

Population

Year

Total

1951

320

1956

323

1961

449

1966

389

1971

431

1976

476

1981

414

1986

372

1991

315

1996

289

2001

265

2006

265

2011

254

Mayors

Term

Mayor

1950-1957

Benoit Fouillard

1958-1959

Leon J. Dupont

1960-1967

Arthur Benoit Fouillard (1920-2014)

1968-1969

J. E. Selby

1970-1971

T. E. Dupont

1972

?

1973-1974

E. Huybrecht

1975-1986

Omer J. Chartier

1987

Ivan G. Tremblay

1988-?

Martin Dupont

?-2014

?

2015

See Ellice-Archie

Memorable Manitobans

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Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in St. Lazare.

History Books

Go here for a list of history books for St. Lazare.

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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