Memorable Manitobans: Cornelius Calvin Neufeld (1906-1977)
Born at Altona on 9 October 1906, son of Gerhard Neufeld and Elizabeth Martens, brother of G. M. Newfield, he was the Principal of the Stonewall School (1936-1939) then was a long-time teacher in the Winnipeg School Division, serving at Lord Roberts School (Vice-Principal; 1954-1956), Principal Sparling School (Principal; 1956-1959), and Victoria-Albert School (Principal; 1959-1963, 1964-1972). He died at Winnipeg on 7 August 1977 and was buried in Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens.
Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.
Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 9 August 1977, page 24.
We thank Gerald Neufeld for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 14 May 2014
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