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Memorable Manitobans: Robert Christie Cochran (1868-1939)

Click to enlargeMerchant, municipal official.

Born in Ontario on 12 May 1868, he served as Reeve and later Secretary-Treasurer of the Rural Municipality of Blanshard and, from 1907 to 1908, President of the Union of Manitoba Municipalities. He died at Hamiota, Manitoba on 15 January 1939.

Sources:

1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

Western Municipal News, December 1908, page 971.

Death registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 28 October 2010

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