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Memorable Manitobans: James Foster (1868-?)

Farmer.

Born at Gorrie, Ontario in December 1868, he came to Manitoba in March 1897. He worked for a time as a stone mason then purchased land in the Manitou district. In November 1906, he married Cecilia Maud Galbraith. They had three sons and two daughters. He was a Methodist.

Sources:

Pioneers and Prominent People of Manitoba, Winnipeg: Canadian Publicity Company, 1925.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 6 May 2012

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