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Memorable Manitobans: Vernon Pickup (1877-?)

Chartered accountant.

Born Leeds, England, March 1877, son of Zenas Pickup, Esq. Educated Leeds High School, and Yorshire College. Articled clerk to chartered accountants, 1890. Came to Winnipeg, 1904, from USA. Married Annie Lindsay Crawford, (deceased); married Sarah S. W. Collins, 1910; has one daughter. He was a member of the Adanac Club. Recreations: All outdoor sports. Anglican. Address: 2 Windemere Apartments, Kennedy Street, Winnipeg.

In 1911, Vernon Pickup & Company was located in the McIntyre Block, Winnipeg.


Who’s Who in Western Canada: A Biographical Dictionary of Notable Living Men and Women of Western Canada, Volume 1, edited by C. W. Parker, Vancouver: Canadian Press Association, 1911.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 8 December 2013

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