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Memorable Manitobans: William Oliver Fowler (1839-1908)

Grain dealer, postmaster.

He served as Postmaster of Baldur from September 1897 to September 1904, being succeeded by Alexander Fowler. He died at his ranch near Maple Creek, Saskatchewan on 29 January 1908.

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Fowler House (Baldur, RM of Argyle)

Sources:

1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

“Yesteryears”, Baldur Gazette, 15 February 1978, page 2.

Post Offices and Postmasters, Library and Archives Canada.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 29 March 2012

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