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Memorable Manitobans: Samuel W. Beatty (1876-?)

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Samuel W. Beatty
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Financial agent.

Born at Caledon, Ontario on 6 June 1876, son of Mathew and Agnes Beatty, he was educated at Russell, Manitoba. In 1896, he began working as a telegraph operator at Gladstone, Manitoba then came to Winnipeg in 1906 where he was a financial agent. In 1902, he married Harriett Caswell of Strathclair, Manitoba. They had one son and two daughters. His recreations included fishing and hunting. He was a member of the Conservative party and the Presbyterian faith. In 1911, he lived at 748 Buell Avenue, Winnipeg.

Sources:

Who’s Who in Western Canada: A Biographical Dictionary of Notable Living Men and Women of Western Canada, Volume 1, 1911. C. W. Parker, editor. Canadian Press Association, Vancouver.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 7 September 2013

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