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Memorable Manitobans: Earl Moses Calverley (1915-2008)


Born at Poplar Point on 16 September 1915, son of Edgar Calverley (1892-1985) and Jean Smith McKinstry (1891-1979), he attended Normal School and became a school teacher, serving as the Principal of Medora School (1941-1942) and Waskada School (1942-1945). He later moved to Toronto with his wife Eileen Florence Calverley (1917-1970). He died on 21 May 2008.


Birth registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.

Obituary [Jean S. Calverley], Winnipeg Free Press, 16 November 1979, page 61.

Obituary [Edgar Calverley], Winnipeg Free Press, 22 January 1985, page 51.

Earl Moses Calverley, Geni.

Obituaries and burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 16 December 2018

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