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Memorable Manitobans: Ferdinand A. Cambridge (1863-1945)

Civil servant.

Born at Cheshire, England on 19 September 1863, he came to Winnipeg in 1881. He was the City Electrician for Winnipeg for over 35 years. He died at his Winnipeg home, 50 Langside Street, on 18 June 1945 and was buried in Brookside Cemetery.

Sources:

1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

“Ex-city electrician, F. A. Cambridge, dies”, Winnipeg Free Press, 18 June 1945, page 4.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 12 November 2010

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