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Manitoba Photographers: Chisholm Robert Lundy (1850-1925)

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Born in Ontario on 9 August 1850, son of Thomas Lundy (c1820-?) and Catherine Silverthorn (1809-?), he worked as a photographer at Berlin [Kitchener] and Waterloo from 1873 to 1882. He moved to Manitoba and continuing photography work at several places until at least 1909. He and wife Lydia Oberholtzer (1850-?) had seven children: Catharine Jane Lundy (1876-?), Cecil Andrew Lundy (1877-?), Lorella Ola Lundy (1885-1909), Leon Leroy Lundy (1887-1916), Mia Myra Lundy (1888-?), Adre Devere Lundy (1890-?), and Tera Rell Lundy (1896-1924). He died at St. Vital on 15 May 1925 and was buried in the Greenwood Cemetery.

Work location(s)

Year(s)

Address

?-1885

Manitou

1885-1886

Morden

?-c1904

Carman

1907-1909

Winnipeg

Sources:

Birth and death registrations, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

Obituary, Winnipeg Tribune, 16 May 1925, page 20.

Chisholm Robert Lundy, Waterloo Region Generations.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 1 January 2021

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