Boscurvis, Saskatchewan, Canada

Unicorporated Locality,
Name has been rescinded

Latitude- 49° 3′ 0″ N
Longitude- 102° 10′ 2″ W

Located at Section 14, Township 1, Range 2, W2

Boscurvis Post Office History

Office Name: Boscurvis
Electoral District: Assiniboia (Saskatchewan)

Established- July 1, 1885
Closed- Apr 3, 1916

Additional Information: Sec.14, Twp.1, R.2, W2 - 1855-07-01
Source: PSFDS03-(9184)
Item Number: 17854

Name of Postmaster Date of Appointment Date of Vacancy Cause of Vacancy
William Galloway 1885-07-01 1916-04-03 Closed, Rural Mail Delivery

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First and only Post Master-
William Galloway
b- 1841 per headstone (age 72 in 1916), in Township of Cavan, Durham, ON
d- 1940 SK
buried in Oxbow Cemetery
son of George Galloway, and Rebecca Richardson, both born in England
married Miriam Jane Fell July 28, 1874 in Lindsay, Victoria Co, ON
b- Oct 1855, (age 60 in 1916), in Township of Manvers, durham, ON
d- 1941
buried in Oxbow Cemetery
daughter of William Fell, and Jane Handcock, both born in England

daughter- Rebecca Galloway b- age 14 in 1891, in ON
son- William Galloway, b- age 13, in 1891 in ON
son- Henry Howard Galloway,
b- age 12 in 1891 in Bethany, ON
occupation 1907- Physician married Vera May McCartney, July 30, 1907, Manvers, Durham Co., ON daughter Miriam Ella Galloway
b- June 1, 1890, in SK


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