Memorable Manitobans: Charles Sibbald (1845-1930)
Born at Toronto, Ontario on 6 March 1845, son of Charles Sibbald and Isabella Robinson, he came to western Canada as a worker on the Canada-US Boundary Commission of 1872-1874. He stayed in Manitoba and, in 1876, he married Grace McQueen Russell (?-1888), with whom he had four daughters and one son. He died at St. Andrews on 11 June 1930 and was buried in the St. Andrew’s Cemetery.
Death registrations, Manitoba Vital Statistics.
“Charles Sibbald, old-timer, dies,” Manitoba Free Press, 12 June 1930, page 7.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 29 November 2013
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