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Memorable Manitobans: Lewis Emmett Lynd (1876-1961)


Born in Simcoe County, Ontario on 3 May 1876, son of Thomas Lynd and Eliza Abigail Clement, he came to Manitoba where he taught school, including service as Principal of Newdale School (1920-1921), Oak River School (1921-1923), Pipestone School (1923-1927), Rivers School (1927-1929), Erickson School (1929-1930), Lenore School (1930-1937), and Clearwater School (1937-1940). He moved to North Vancouver, British Columbia in 1954 and died there on 8 January 1961. He was buried in Souris Cemetery.


Ontario birth registration, Ancestry

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

Death registration, British Columbia Vital Statistics.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 26 April 2013

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