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Memorable Manitobans: John Frank Crosby (1871-?)

General merchant.

Born at Point Fortune, Quebec, 27 May 1871. Came to Manitoba, 1905 to Darlingford District. Married Alice M. Collins of Manotick, Ontario. Parents still living in old home in Quebec. Mr. Crosby has motored twice to Quebec in visiting them. Member of the Forrester Lodge. Recreations, Curling and Tennis. Elder for many years of the Presbyterian (Union) Church. Address, Darlingford, Manitoba.


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

Page revised: 1 August 2008

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