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Memorable Manitobans: Edward Guy Bate (1887-1986)


Born at Dunnville, Ontario on 6 September 1887, he moved to Winnipeg and graduated from the Manitoba College of Pharmacy in 1909. He began working as a pharmacist then, in 1919, form the wholesale drug firm of Bate and Bate in partnership with his brother E. H. Bate. He died at Winnipeg on 24 September 1986 and was buried in St. John’s Cemetery.

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Lyon Block / Aikins Block / Bate Block (221 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg)


1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 28 September 1986, page 24.

We thank Carol-Anne Bate for providing information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 5 November 2013

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