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Memorable Manitobans: Albert William “Bert” Cross (1902-1963)

Grain executive.

Born at Leamington, Ontario on 25 May 1902, son of John Cross and Annie Eliza Tuckwell, he came to Winnipeg in 1933 where he was Secretary-Treasurer and a Director of Parrish & Heimbecker and President of the Superior Elevator Company. On 1 August 1928, he married Sarah Jane Grey Boyce (?-?) at Thunder Bay, Ontario. They had two daughters. He died at the Misericordia Hospital on 20 September 1963.


Ontario birth and marriage registrations, Ancestry.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 24 September 1963, page 29.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 29 January 2017

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