Family Histories
of the Swan River Valley
Manitoba, Canada
Pioneer Centennial
History Book
100 Years in the
Swan River Valley
1898 - 1998

Charles and Mary Brolund

Charlie and Mary Brolund came to the Crestview district in about 1939.

They came from Redvers, Saskatchewan. Mary and Charlie are sitting on the tractor with their first son Billy. They had four sons. The three Thomson sisters are in the trailor, we are at the Crestview School. They moved to Swan Valley District for 12 years then north of Benito. Both have passed away.

Submitted By: Inga Einarson


Manitoba's Swan River Valley is an area rich in history. These family histories were a part of the 1998 Pioneer Centennial History Book project. If you would like the history of your area available online, have your historic group contact the Key Rock Group for information on electronic publication. We offer publication free of charge and also provide the option for making your history book available on CD.