Arthur Edwin Shelton
|Arthur Edwin Shelton|
|3rd Mayor of Calgary|
January 16, 1888 – January 21, 1889
|Preceded by||George Clift King|
|Succeeded by||Daniel Webster Marsh|
August 15, 1853|
|Died||February 1, 1937
Vancouver, British Columbia
Shelton came to Calgary around 1884 running a furniture business on Stephen Avenue. He served as town councillor during the mayoral tenure of George Clift King from 1886 to 1888. Shelton served as mayor from January 16, 1888 to January 21, 1889. During his term, the Langevin Bridge was completed and the city begun construction of the waterworks system.
After his mayoral term, he returned to operate his furniture business. However, his name disappears from city directories in 1890.
- "Automated Genealogy 1901 Census Transcription Project". Automatedgenealogy.com. 2007-05-10. Retrieved 2012-01-21.
George Clift King
|Mayor of Calgary
Daniel Webster Marsh