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Memorable Manitobans: Marie Anna Marion (1905-1982)


Born in St. Boniface on 30 September 1905, daughter of Joseph Aldéric Marion and Marie Couture (1866-1939), she went by her middle name. She attended St. Joseph’s Academy before attending Normal School, after which she embarked on a 48-year career in education. She worked in the classroom at Provencher School and as later became the first Principal of Lacerte School (1966-1970). She died unmarried at the St. Boniface Hospital on 20 February 1982 and was buried in the St. Boniface Cemetery.


Birth registrations, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 22 February 1982, page 33.

St. Boniface estate file #14515, Anna Marion, Archives of Manitoba.

This page was prepared by Nathan Kramer.

Page revised: 15 July 2017

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