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Memorable Manitobans: Horace Victor Hudson (1880-1943)


Born at Portage la Prairie, Manitoba on 28 July 1880, son of Albert Hudson and Elizabeth Blellock, brother of A. B. Hudson, he articled in law to Edward Anderson and was called to the Manitoba Bar in 1903. He practiced at Portage for over a year then moved to Winnipeg in 1906. He was made a King’s Counsel in 1925. He served as a bencher of the Law Society of Manitoba, a Director of the Manitoba Chamber of Mines, and a member of the Winnipeg Board of Trade. He died at Winnipeg on 1 May 1943 and was buried in Old Kildonan Cemetery.


Birth registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

“H. V. Hudson, former Portage resident, dies”, Winnipeg Tribune, 2 May 1943. [Manitoba Legislative Library, Biographical Scrapbook B9, page 132]

Page revised: 21 December 2009

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