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Memorable Manitobans: William George Delgaty (1901-?)


Born in Ontario on 2 February 1901, son of Scottish immigrant Thomas C. Delgaty (1869-1959) and brother of J. A. Delgaty, the family came to Treherne, Manitoba where he was educated. He was Principal of Oakville School (1923-1926), Benito School (1926-1928), Reston School (1928-1934), Neepawa School (1935-1938), and Shoal Lake School (1938-1940). On 16 July 1932, he married Avis Beryl Bulloch at Reston. As of 1974, he was alive and living at Calgary, Alberta.


1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

1916 Canada census, Ancestry.

Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.

Engagement announcement, Winnipeg Free Press, 23 June 1932, page 9.

Marriage announcement, Winnipeg Free Press, 19 July 1932, page 11.

Marriage registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Obituary [Thomas C. Delgaty], Winnipeg Free Press, 18 November 1959, page 48.

Obituary [J. A. Delgaty], Brandon Sun, 27 March 1974, page 24.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 21 April 2013

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