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Memorable Manitobans: Samuel A. Coxe (1866-?)

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Samuel A. Coxe
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Veterinary surgeon.

Born in Nassaguewaya Township, Ontario on 4 August 1866, son of Samuel Coxe and Letitia McLaughlin, he attended Milton High School and the Ontario Veterinary College, graduating from the latter in 1892. He then moved to Brandon, Manitoba where established a veterinary practice.

He was one of the organizers of the Brandon Summer Fair and Brandon Winter Fair, a member of the Brandon Board of Trade and the Brandon Commercial Club, and Vice-President of the Brandon Turf Club. He was also a Director of the Canadian Stover Gasoline Engine Company. He was a member of the Masons and the Presbyterian 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: 27 November 2011

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