Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 139 years

 

Pay & Donate in the MHS Online Shop


MHS
Fall 2018
Field Trip


Manitoba
History

No. 87


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans: David Malcolm Wardrop (1887-1981)

Farmer, businessman.

Born in the RM of Springfield on 18 October 1887, son of William Walter Wardrop and Sarah Jane McCleod (1859-1926), he farmed and owned the Wardrop Brickyard for 25 years. On 27 December 1911, he married Mabel Josephine Cousins (1894-1989, daughter of William Henry Cousins) and they had a son, William Leslie Wardrop. He died at Whitemouth on 25 November 1981 and was buried in the Whitemouth Municipal Cemetery.

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Wardrop House (Whitemouth, RM of Whitemouth)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Wardrop Brickyard (Whitemouth, RM of Whitemouth)

Sources:

Birth registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 27 November 1981, page 41.

Burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 29 April 2017

Memorable Manitobans

Memorable Manitobans

This is a collection of noteworthy Manitobans from the past, compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.

Search the collection by word or phrase, name, place, occupation or other text:

Custom Search

Browse surnames beginning with:
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z | 2017


Send corrections and additions to the Memorable Manitobans Administrator at biographies@mhs.mb.ca

Criteria for Memorable Manitobans | Suggest a Memorable Manitoban  | Our Inspiration | Acknowledgements

Support the MHS and

Back to top of page

   


To report an error on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations Policy

© 1998-2018 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.