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Memorable Manitobans: Susan Gertrude Robson Jasper (1902-2002)

Farm wife.

Born at Oak Ridges, Ontario in 1902, her family moved to Deleau in 1911. On 15 November 1922, she married Norman Richard Jasper (?-?) at Souris and the couple started farming on their own. They farmed for thirty-two years in grain and animal production. She acted as secretary of the District for the United Farmers of Manitoba, and was a member of the Provincial Council of Women, and served as the western representative on the Canadian Federation of Agriculture board for nine years. She was the District Director of the Manitoba Horticultural Association, and President of the Manitoba Horticultural Society. She was inducted into the Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame (1992).


Marriage registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame.

This page was prepared by Angela Graham and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 27 May 2019

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