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Manitoba History No. 89
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Memorable Manitobans: George Frazer (1858-?)

Farmer.

He came to Manitoba in 1880 and took up a homestead claim, remaining on it for three years, after moving to Clanwilliam where he bought a small farm. He gradually acquired more land until he had 3,200 acres. He was a promoter of the Minnedosa dam project and served as a Reeve of the Rural Municipality of Minto in 1904. He and wife Susan Price had four children: Richard P. Frazer, James C. Frazer (b 1894), Harvey Frazer (b 1896), and Clifford Frazer (b 1899). He was a member of the IOOF.

Sources:

1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

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: 14 April 2010

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