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Memorable Manitobans: George E. Clements (1874-?)

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Born at Henley on Thames, England on 5 October 1874, son of Charles and Eliza Clements, he quit school at the age of 16 to work with his father in the contracting business. He emigrated to Canada in 1902 and found work at Toronto as chief draftsman with the manufacturing firm of Jones Brothers & Company. He moved to Brandon in 1909 as superintendent of the Hanbury Manufacturing Company. On 20 September 1905, he married C. Neal of Toronto. They had one son, Austin Lloyd George Clements. The family resided at 155 Second Street, Brandon. He was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose and Anglican Church.

Sources:

The Story of Manitoba by F. H. Schofield, Winnipeg: The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1913.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 2 April 2010

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