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Manitoba History No. 88
Manitoba
History

No. 88

Lieutenant Governor's History Award
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History
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MHS Fundraising Dinner
MHS
Fundraising
Dinner

War Memorials in Manitoba
War
Memorials
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old
Elevator

Abandoned Manitoba
Abandoned
Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans
Memorable
Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans: Isaac Cockburn (1841-1927)

Municipal official.

Born at Berwick, Ontario, he was retired from business (in coal, lumber, and mining) when he moved to Winnipeg around 1901. He served on the Winnipeg City Council from 1918 to 1919. He died at Winnipeg on 8 May 1927 and was buried at Gravenhurst, Ontario.

Sources:

1911 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

Death registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

“I. Cockburn, former Ward 1 alderman, dies” Undated newspaper clipping. [Manitoba Legislative Library, Biographical Scrapbook B8]

Page revised: 7 September 2009

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