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Memorable Manitobans: Kalista May “Kay” Robb (1902-1982)

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Kay Robb
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Born at Portage la Prairie on 30 April 1902, daughter of James Robb and Elizabeth Tripp, she was the Principal of North Ward School from 1941 to 1964. She retired from teaching in 1967. She died unmarried at Portage la Prairie on 13 February 1982.


Birth registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 16 February 1982, page 50.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 11 December 2013

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