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Memorable Manitobans: William Hamilton (1855-?)

Farmer, municipal official.

Born in Carlton Place, Ontario in 1855. He married Belinda Hamilton, and brought her west in June 1877, where they settled in the Manitou district. They had three sons and six daughters. Mr. Hamilton took a deep interest in municipal affairs and was for a time a school trustee as well as councillor and Reeve of the Rural Municipality of Pembina. Presbyterian. Address, Manitou, Manitoba.

Sources:

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

Page revised: 8 November 2009

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