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Memorable Manitobans: Henry Hugh “Harry” Payne (1858-1941)

Brick manufacturer.

Born in Ontario on 31 January 1858, he came to Manitoba and operated a brickyard at Souris. In 1895, he moved it to Hartney and produced bricks until around 1901. He died at Brandon on 11 August 1941 and was buried in the Riverside Cemetery.

See also:

MHS Resources: Manitoba Bricks and Blocks: Payne Yard


1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

Death registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

“Hartney,” Brandon Sun, 14 August 1941, page 6.

Dolmage House, 44-4th Avenue, Souris, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 9 May 2020

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