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Memorable Manitobans: Florence Grace Chappell (c1912-1967)

Educator.

Born at Milden, Saskatchewan around 1912, she came to Manitoba and taught at Reston School (1940s) and Orangeville School (1945-1946). She was the Principal of Woodlands School (1950-1951), Garson School (1952-1955), Langruth School (1955-1956), and Dominion City School (1956-1957). She died, unmarried, at the Winnipeg General Hospital on 20 June 1967 and was buried in the Garry Memorial Park.

Sources:

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

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 22 June 1967, page 29.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 27 January 2016

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