Memorable Manitobans: Edward Sandford Lord (1869-1922)
Born in England in February 1869, he emigrated to Canada in 1910, teaching at Ashland School (1910), Sanford School (1910-1911), and Gladstone School (1918-1919), and serving as Principal of Britannia School (1911-1916), Melita School (1916-1917), Arden School (1919-1920), and Birtle School (1920-1922). He died at his St. James home, 277 Hampton Street, on 6 October 1922 and was buried in the St. James Cemetery.
1911 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.
Death registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.
“New head of school appointed,” Manitoba Free Press, 2 June 1916, page 19.
Obituary, Manitoba Free Press, 9 October 1922, page 17.
We thank Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 3 September 2022