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Memorable Manitobans: Robert Melvin (1896-1967)

Municipal official.

He lived at Pierson and served as Reeve for the Rural Municipality of Edward (1938-1960) and trustee for the Antler River School District for 11 years up to his death. He died at Melita on 22 September 1967 and was buried in the Pierson Cemetery.

Sources:

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 25 September 1967, page 29.

Obituaries and burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 11 March 2017

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