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Memorable Manitobans: Guy Chauviere (1907-1992)


Born at Winnipeg on 13 November 1907, son of Eva and Rene Chauviere, he was the Principal of Amaranth School (1941-1942), Ross School (1942-1943), and Tyndall School (1960-1961). He taught at Beausejour School in the 1950s and at Sisler High School (1966-1967). On 22 September 1945, he married Marguerite Easton at Winnipeg. They had a daughter. He died at Winnipeg on 27 May 1992 and was buried in the Assumption Cemetery.


Birth registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

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

“St. Paul’s chapel scene of wedding,” Winnipeg Free Press, 27 September 1945, page 12.

Obituary [Marguerite Chauviere], Winnipeg Free Press, 26 May 1981, page 47.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 30 May 1992, page 45.

Obituaries and burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

Obituary [Lillian Adrienne Henderson], Winnipeg Free Press, 26 September 2009, page 47.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 27 January 2016

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