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Memorable Manitobans: Donald Charles Bryden (c1905-1996)

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Born at Truro, Nova Scotia around 1905, he worked for Winnipeg Hydro for over 35 years, rising to the position of General Manager (1960-1969). On 23 December 1939, he married teacher Margaret Evelyn Herriot (1911-1974), daughter of Archibald Adam Herriot, and they had two children. He was a member of St. Andrews River Heights United Church and the Central Winnipeg Rotary Club. He died at Winnipeg on 23 June 1996 and was buried in the Brookside Cemetery.

Sources:

“Prof. F. Argue officiates at Bryden-Herriot wedding,” Winnipeg Free Press, 26 December 1939, page 4.

Obituary [Margaret E. Bryden], Winnipeg Free Press, 16 March 1974, page 41.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 25 June 1996, page 29.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 15 November 2017

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