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Memorable Manitobans: Colon Cameron “Cole” Settle (1932-2013)


Born at Winnipeg on 10 November 1932, son of Colon Settle and Stella Cameron, he was raised at Portage la Prairie. He received a BA degree from United College (1954) and a law degree from the University of Manitoba, then was called to the Manitoba Bar in 1959. He articled and later practiced with the firm of Bowles & Christie, until his retirement in December 2012 when it was known as Inkster Christie Hughes. He was appointed a Queen’s Counsel in 1975. He died at Winnipeg on 16 October 2013.


“Manitoba names 9 new QCs,” Winnipeg Free Press, 1 January 1975, page 43.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 19 October 2013.

We thank Frances Kasper for providing information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 27 June 2015

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