Ralph, Saskatchewan, Canada

Unincorporated Locality

Located at NW Section 22, Township 7, Range 13, W2

Latitude- 49º 34' N
Longitude- 103º 41' W

Elevation 1900 ft

Located on the Canadian Pacific Railroad, CPR, in 1927, the “Soo Line

On Highway 39 ca 2011

Weyburn 16km/10mi NW of Ralph
Halbrite 13km/8mi SE of Ralph

Part of My Dad's 1927 Map of this area.

Elevator and Post Office in 1927
School Shown in Ralph

Post Office History

Name of Office: Ralph Station
Federal Electoral District: Moose Mountain (SK)
Office Opened Dec 1, 1907 in a dwelling,
Section 22, township 7, Range 13, W2
Office closed Nov 9, 1948

Postmaster Information:

Name of Postmaster Military Status Date of Birth Date of
Date of
Cause of Vacancy
Charles Stephany Cugnet (see below) 1907-12-01 1908-08-22 Resignation
Frank Dalgliesh (see below) Aug 1876 1908-10-01 1947-05-16 Resignation
Floyd James Dalgliesh 1947-08-16 Acting
Floyd James Dalgliesh 1947-09-13 1948-10-15 Resignation

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First Postmaster- Charles Stephany (Stephen) Cugnet
b- Jan 7, 1880 (1878?) in France
d- Jan 20, 1956
buried in Hillcrest Cemetery, Weyburn SK
1901 living in Weyburn village
Single, Section labourer.
living on Sec 16, Twp 7, Rge 13, W2 in 1911
Roman Catholic, Farmer
immigrated in 1899 (1897?)
married 1905 in Weyburn SK
wife- Eva Cugnet, nee Toth
b- Dec 1885 in Hungary
d- Sept 28, 1957
buried in Hillcrest Cemetery in Weyburn SK
immigrated to Canada in 1893
son- Stephany Cugnet
b- May 12, 1906 in Halbrite SK
son- Leon Cugnet
b- Apr 21, 1907 in Weyburn SK
daughter- Mabelle “Mable” Chartlotte Cugnet
b- Feb 23. 1908 at Ralph Station

In this area Edmond “Edward” “Ed” Gerald Cugnet
b- Apr 3, 1885 in France
d- Dec 31, 1970
buried in Hillcrest Cemetery, Weyburn SK
married to Augustine Therese Delaye
came to Canada in 1902
his brother
Clement “Clem” Louis Cugnet,
b- Aug 25, 1870 in Sedan France
d- Sept 8, 1958 in Weyburn SK
buried in Hillcrest Cemetery, Weyburn SK
married Sue Foreman first,
then Mary Toth

Charles Cugnet homesteaded on
SW Section 22, Township 7, Range 13, W2
Clement on NW Section 22, where Ralph is located

Frank Dalgliesh
b- Aug 1876 in ON
d- Aug 4, 1950
buried in Hillcrest Cemetery, Weyburn SK
Homesteaded NE Section 14, Township 7, Range 14, W2
married Jeannet “Janet” Turner Dalgliesh, nee McDowall
b- Mar 1883 in USA
Frank Came to the district in 1902

daughter- Eva Janet Dalgliesh
b- Oct 19, 1905 on Sec 14, Township 7, Range 14, 0, SK
married William “Bill” B. Bethell

daughter- Stella Dalgleish
b- Oct 1907 in SK

son- Gordon A. Dalgleish
b- Feb 1910 in SK

Floyd James Dalgleish
b- ?
d- ?
buried in Green Acres Memorial Gardens, Weyburn SK

married Dorothy Alice Dalgliesh, nee ?
buried in Green Acres Memorial Gardens, Weyburn SK


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