Roseview, Saskatchewan, Canada

Roseview Assiniboia, NWT, later Saskatchewan
West of Breeze Saskatchewan

Post Office History

Office Name: Roseview

Electoral District: Assiniboia (Saskatchewan)

Established Mar 1, 1903
Closed Aug 16, 1918

Additional Information: Sec.21, Twp.4, R.6, W2 - 1903-03-01
Source: PSFDS03-(10906)
Item Number: 11190

Name of Postmaster Date of Appointment Date of Vacancy Cause of Vacancy
John Wesley Commodore 1903-03-01 1909-09-16 Resignation
John Dies 1910-04-01 1918-08-16 Closed

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First Postmaster- Rev John Wesley Commodore
b- Feb 3, 1865 in Verona, ON (June 20, 1868 in ON, age 32 in 1901 census)
d- Aug 1, 1934, The Pas, MB
Mar 30, 1903 he was appointed Commissioner for taking Affidavits, address Roseview Assa.
Dec 1, 1903 appointed Justice of the Peace
Son of John R. Commodore and Margaret Albrant?
married Martha Blakely, nee Robinson, June 8, 1897, Leeds and Grenville, ON
b- abt 1868, Maberty, ON
father- William Robinson and mother- Elizabeth McWhittie

John Dies
b- 1856, age 60 in 1916, in Camdon, ON (age 32 when married in 1889)
d- Oct 25, 1938, Kindersley, SK
son of Abraham Dies, and Mary Ann Dies
married a widow, Eliza Ann Robinson, nee Pratt, Jan 8, 1889 township of South Sherbrooke, Lanark, ON
daughter of William Pratt and Mary Pratt
4 sons, 3 daughters in 1916, all but last one born in ON, last daughter Effaretta “Effie” born Dec 4, 1903 in Alameda SK


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