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Memorable Manitobans: Anastasia Brissette McKinnon (1882-?)


Born at Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario on 5 November 1882, daughter of Andrew Brissette (1846-1921) and Judith Boucher (1848-1911), she was a public school teacher in Ontario by 1911. She later taught in rural Manitoba, including at Elton School (1913-1914), Broomhill School (1914-1915), near Stonewall (c1916), Hazelridge School (1917-1920, Principal), Narcisse School (1920), and Niverville School. On 18 July 1925, she married James McKinnon (1875-?) at Precieux Sang Catholic Parish in Sault. Ste. Marie, Ontario. Her later whereabouts are unknown.


Ontario birth and marriage registrations, Ancestry.

1901 & 1911 Canada censes, Automated Genealogy.

U.S. Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1960, Ancestry.

Morrison family tree, Ancestry.

This page was prepared by Nathan Kramer.

Page revised: 8 January 2018

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