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Memorable Manitobans: Henriette Nelly Andre (1907-2001)


Born at Makinak on 25 June 1907, daughter of Annie “Marie” Guemard, she attended Makinak School, Ste. Rose School, and Normal School. Her 44-year teaching career included service as the Principal of Bethany School (1949-1953), Deleau School (1954-1961), and Alpine School (1961-1963) after which she taught at Swan River Collegiate (1963-1966). After retirement, she lived at Brandon for many years before moving to Ste. Anne in 1995 where she died on 13 December 2001. She was buried in the Ste. Anne Roman Catholic Cemetery.


Birth registrations, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

“Examination results in grades 9 and 10 [Grade X - combined course],” Manitoba Free Press, 7 August 1925, page 17.

Obituary [George Francois Andre], Winnipeg Free Press, 29 August 1988, page 26.

Obituary, Birchwood Funeral Chapel.

Henriette N. Andre, BillionGraves.

This page was prepared by Nathan Kramer and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 9 October 2017

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