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Memorable Manitobans: David M. Copp (c1896-1984)

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David M. Copp
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Born in Russia, he came to Canada as a small boy. In February 1915, he joined his brother-in-law Edward Mitchell in the jewellery business. Their Mitchell-Copp Jewellers became the largest independent jewellery store in Canada. He died at Winnipeg on 26 January 1984 and was buried in the Shaarey Zedek Cemetery.

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Mitchell-Copp Building (315 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg)


“Builders of Greater Winnipeg,” Winnipeg Tribune, 18 June 1931, page 33.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 28 January 1984, page 60.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 3 June 2020

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