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Memorable Manitobans: Charlotte Henriette Karloske Sutherland (1912-1995)


Born at Winnipeg on 24 August 1912, daughter of Henry William Karloske (c1885-1961) and Christina Sutherland (c1883-1962), she grew up and attended school at Prince Albert, Saskatchewan and The Pas. She was awarded the Governor Generals’ Medal then she attended the University of Manitoba and Central Normal School. Her teaching career included 25 years in kindergarten, elementary, junior high classrooms, as well as teaching English in Tokyo, Japan (two years), and was a teacher (1953-1959) and Principal (1959-1967) at Fort Whyte School. On 5 September 1931, she married William Fraser Sutherland (?-?) at Winnipeg and they had three children. She died at Winnipeg on 20 June 1995.


Birth and marriage registrations, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Obituary [Henry William Karloske], Winnipeg Free Press, 23 August 1961, page 33.

Obituary [Christina Karloske], Winnipeg Free Press, 23 October 1962, page 29.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 23 June 1995, page 40.

This page was prepared by Nathan Kramer.

Page revised: 30 November 2017

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