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Memorable Manitobans: William Herriot (1862-?)

Grain merchant.

Born in Bruce County, Ontario on 18 June 1862, son of John Herriot and Jeanet Murray Scott, he was educated in Bruce County, Ontario. On 6 February 1898, he married Jane Thomas, with whom he subsequently had a son and three daughters. The family came to Winnipeg in 1900. He was a member of the Masonic fraternity and the Presbyterian church. In 1925, the family resided at 40 East Gate, Winnipeg.

Sources:

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 8 October 2016

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