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Memorable Manitobans: Edwin Abram Coleman (1878-?)

Merchant.

Born in Bowmanville, Ontario, 1878. Came to Manitoba, 1895. Manitou, worked at Tinsmithing. Opened present business in 1907. Hardware with heating and plumbing a specialty. Covers large territory. Married Miss Frances E. Magee, 1900. Has a son and a daughter. Was educated at Bowmanville High School. Served as School Trustee. An ardent curler. Manager of the Base Ball Team for many years. Methodist. Address, Darlingford, Manitoba.

Sources:

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

Page revised: 31 July 2008

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