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Memorable Manitobans: John C. Crome (1856-?)

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John C. Crome
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Business manager.

Born in the USA on 16 April 1856, he emigrated to Canada in 1896. He married Mary E. Crome. They had an adopted son, Allan R. Crome. He was Manager of the Winnipeg branch of the Toronto Type Foundry Company until January 1904, when he was succeeded by Herbert James Hardie.

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Toronto Type Foundry Building (175 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg)

Sources:

1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

Public Notice, Manitoba Free Press, 11 January 1904.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 6 September 2021

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