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Memorable Manitobans: Alice Myrtle Jennings (1894-1964)


Born on a farm in the RM of Arthur on 22 March 1894, daughter of Alice and George Jennings, she taught school at various places in rural Manitoba, including service as Principal of Minto School (1921-1924) and Dand School (1924-1926). On 15 January 1929, she married Philip Rees Keddie at Melita. She died at Treherne on 18 April 1964 and was buried in Brookdale Cemetery.


Birth and marriage registrations, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.

Obituary [Alice Myrtle Keddie], Winnipeg Free Press, 21 April 1964, page 26.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 17 March 2013

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