Memorable Manitobans: Bertha Maud Patterson Emery (1887-1981)
Born at Thornhill on 4 February 1887, daughter of Charles and Jane Patterson, she moved to Winnipeg where, on 25 February 1913, she married Frank E. Emery and had a son, George Emery. She taught (1927-1929) and was the Principal (1929-1945) of Julia Clark School. She died at Winnipeg on 10 November 1981.
1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.
Birth and marriage registrations, Manitoba Vital Statistics.
Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 12 November 1981, page 93.
We thank Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 23 December 2014
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