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Memorable Manitobans: Jack Sheridan Lightcap (1904-1963)

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Jack Sheridan Lightcap
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Businessman.

Born at Winnipeg on 22 July 1904, son of Oliver F. Lightcap and Agnes Sheridan, grandson of Franklin Lightcap, he was many years the President of his own investment business, Lightcap Securities. He was a Director of the Monarch Life Assurance Company and a member of the advisory board of the National Trust Company. He was President of the Winnipeg Stock Exchange in 1949 and President of the St. Charles Country Club from 1957 to 1958. He was married to Kathleen Burrows, daughter of T. A. Burrows. He died at his Winnipeg home, 2880 Assiniboine Avenue, on 22 January 1963.

Sources:

Birth registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 23 January 1963.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 5 May 2017

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