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Memorable Manitobans: George Ernest Cathcart (1876-1945)

Grain merchant.

President of the grain firm of Cathcart and Company, he was a member of the Winnipeg Grain Exchange from 1909 to the time of his death. On 8 December 1926, he married Norah D’Arcy (?-?), daughter of W. H. D’Arcy, at Winnipeg. He died after being attacked by a swarm of bees at his Winnipeg home, 229 Lamont Boulevard, on 24 July 1945.

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Harstone House (229 Lamont Boulevard, Winnipeg)


Marriage registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

“G. E. Cathcart dies suddenly,” Winnipeg Free Press, 25 July 1945.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 23 September 2018

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