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Memorable Manitobans: Samuel Henderson (c1875-1948)

Community activist.

The only son of John and Ann Munroe Henderson, he was active in the municipal government of East Kildonan and East St. Paul. He was a member of the Old Kildonan Presbyterian Church. In addition to serving on the Church’s board of managers, he was secretary-treasurer of the trust fund committee for 25-years. He died on 14 June 1948 and was buried in Old Kildonan Cemetery.


“Native resident of East Kildonan S. Henderson, dies,” Winnipeg Free Press, 15 June 1948. [Manitoba Legislative Library, Biographical Scrapbook B10, page 20]

This page was prepared by Sarah Ramsden.

Page revised: 21 December 2014

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