Memorable Manitobans: Nellie Harriet George (1892-1986)
Born at Springfield on 13 February 1892, daughter of Harry George and Nellie Ellen Henderson, she taught school in the Winnipeg School Division, including at Luxton School (1916-1925), and serving as Principal of Florence Nightingale School (1925-1938) and Isbister School (1938-1945). After retirement, she worked as an art supervisor for the School Division and the Winnipeg Art Gallery. She died at Chilliwack, British Columbia on 2 December 1986.
Birth registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.
1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.
Death registration, British Columbia Vital Statistics.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 23 February 2020
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