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Memorable Manitobans: Mrs. John Balfour (1870-?)

Pioneer.

Mrs. John Balfour farms 960 acres of land. Born in Bowmanville, Ontario, April 1870. Came to Manitoba in 1880. Married John Balfour, 1895. Mr. Balfour was born in the Orkneys; came to Manitoba in 1890. Has five daughters. Methodist. Address, Manitou, Manitoba.

Sources:

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 22 December 2012

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