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Memorable Manitobans: Thomas Brinklow (1866-?)

Farmer.

Born at Bedfordshire, England on 6 January 1866, son of Joseph and Jane Brinklow, the family emigrated to Canada in 1869 and settled in Ontario. He was educated in public schools of Lenox County, quitting school at age 19 to worked on neighboring farms. He later moved to Manitoba where he worked for three years before purchasing a farm in Township 11, Range 18 near Brandon. He raised cattle, horses, and swine.

Sources:

The Story of Manitoba by F. H. Schofield, Winnipeg: The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1913.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 24 May 2010

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