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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.

Sources:

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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