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Memorable Manitobans: Frederick Henry Stewart (1872-?)

Click to enlargeReal estate and financial broker.

Born at London, Ontario on 25 March 1872, son of George Henry and Dora Graham Stewart. Came to Manitoba as a boy, 1884. Educated public schools, Winnipeg. Began career as a clerk with Dun Wiman & Company at Winnipeg, 1887; continued with them and their successors, G. Dun & Company, at Winnipeg and Ottawa until 1902; entered into partnership with George A. Glines, 1902; in 1900 bought out Mr. Glines and continued alone as Glines & Stewart Limited, until 1911, when name was changed to Fred H. Stewart & Company. Honourary Secretary-Treasurer, Winnipeg Real Estate Exchange; member Winnipeg Stock Exchange (President in 1913-1914); Lieutenant, H Company, 79th Cameron Highlanders. He was a member of the Manitoba Club, St. Charles Country Club, Winnipeg Golf, and Western Military Institute. Recreation: golf. Address: 507 Wardlow Avenue, Winnipeg.

Sources:

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.

The Story of Manitoba by F. H. Schofield, Winnipeg: The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1913.

Page revised: 28 December 2009

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