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Memorable Manitobans: Angus Browne (1844-1922)

Merchant.

Born at Elderbank, Nova Scotia on 12 October 1844, he came to Winnipeg in 1879 and established a building supplies business, which he carried on until his retirement in 1918. He served 15 years as a member of the Winnipeg School Board and twice was elected Board Chairman. He died at St. Boniface, Manitoba on 13 August 1922.

Sources:

1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

“Pioneer is dead”, undated newspaper clipping. [Manitoba Legislative Library, Biographical Scrapbook B7]

Death registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 31 October 2011

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