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Memorable Manitobans: Alfred F. Trapp (?-1953)

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Albert F. Trapp
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Municipal official, MLA (1950-1953).

A school trustee, municipal councillor, and Reeve in the Rural Municipality of Brokenhead, and co-founder of the Brokenhead Agricultural Society, he was elected to the Manitoba Legislature in a by-election In October 1950, following the death of Nicholas J. Stryk, representing the constituency of St. Clements. He died at Beausejour on 9 January 1953, survived by his wife, son Arthur A. Trapp and three daughters. He was buried in Beausejour Cemetery.


“St. Clements MLA 2 years, A. Trapp dies,” Winnipeg Free Press, 10 January 1953, page 29.

“Deaths and Funerals, Cabinet To Attend Funeral Services of A. F. Trapp”, Winnipeg Free Press, 12 January 1953, page 8.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 28 August 2018

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