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Memorable Manitobans: James Thompson Whyte (1865-1931)


Born on 30 October 1865, he graduated in medicine from McGill University and came to Winnipeg around 1906 where he practiced to the time of his death. He and his wife had three daughters, and lived at 887 McMillan Avenue. He was killed in an automobile accident near Carman, Manitoba on 15 June 1931.


Death registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

“Dr. J. T. Whyte victim of crash; wife gravely hurt” Manitoba Free Press, 16 June 1931.

Page revised: 7 June 2009

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