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Memorable Manitobans: Henry C. Clay (1847-?)

Editor, publisher, printer.

Born on 7 October 1847, he settled at Rapid City in 1879, and in the 1880s founded the Marquette Reporter. He became involved in the Patrons of Industry, being editor of The Patron’s Advocate, its official organ, until 1895 when he was fired and replaced by William King.

See also:

Patrons of Industry in Manitoba, 1890-1898 by Brian R. McCutcheon
MHS Transactions, Series 3, Number 22, 1965-66 Season

Sources:

1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 12 April 2012

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