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Memorable Manitobans: Thomas Edward Bailey (1886-?)

Bank manager.

Born near Killarney, Manitoba on 6 April 1886, son of Thomas M. Bailey and Mary Elizabeth Bright who came to Manitoba in 1879 from Seaforth, Ontario. He was registered as the second child born in the Rural Municipality of Riverside. He was educated locally then entered the employ of the Union Bank in June 1903 at Winnipeg. He later served as Junior at Melita, Accountant at Brandon, Accountant at Regina, Manager at Viceroy, and Manager at Shaunavon before coming to Killarney in 1920 as Manager.

He was married to Florence Waddell of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. He was a member of and former President of the Killarney Board of Trade and a member of the AF and AM (St. John’s Lodge, Assiniboia). Presbyterian. Liberal. Recreation: golf. In 1925, he lived at Killarney, Manitoba.


Pioneers and Prominent People of Manitoba, Winnipeg: Canadian Publicity Company, 1925.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 29 November 2016

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