Memorable Manitobans: William Henry Bowler (1865-1929)
Born at Markdale, Ontario on 2 July 1865, he came to Manitoba with his parents in 1885. He worked as a brick layer for thirteen years, later taking up a homestead, farming and raising shorthorn cattle near Kaleida. On 24 April 1901, he married Mary Ann Seward (1875-1931) and they had two sons and two daughters. He served as a municipal councillor for eight years. He was a member of the Anglican Church. He died in 1929 and was buried in the St. Mary St. Alban Anglican Cemetery.
Marriage registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.
Pioneers and Prominent People of Manitoba, Winnipeg: Canadian Publicity Company, 1925.
Obituaries and burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 9 June 2019
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