Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 141 years


Memorable Manitobans: Victor Wellington Jenkins (1884-?)

Educator.

Born in New Brunswick on 14 June 1884, son of Wellington and Margaret Jenkins, he came to Manitoba where he taught at Lyleton School (1911-1912) then served successively as the Principal of Napinka School (1912-1914), Russell School (1915-1916), Brickburn School (1922-1924), Snowflake School (1924-1925), Medora School (1925-1926), Plumas School (1929-1930), and Glenella School (1930-1936). He later taught at Russell School (c1940) and in Saskatchewan. On 28 August 1912, he married Violet Mary Quesnel (1896-?) at Brandon.

Sources:

1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

Marriage registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Voter lists, Ancestry.

Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.

Harvests of Time: History of the R.M. of Edward by Edward History Book Committee, 1983, pages 160-165.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 13 July 2014

Memorable Manitobans

Memorable Manitobans

This is a collection of noteworthy Manitobans from the past, compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.

Search the collection by word or phrase, name, place, occupation or other text:

Custom Search

Browse surnames beginning with:
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z | 2017


Send corrections and additions to the Memorable Manitobans Administrator at biographies@mhs.mb.ca

Criteria for Memorable Manitobans | Suggest a Memorable Manitoban  | Our Inspiration | Acknowledgements

Support the MHS

MHS YouTube Channel

Back to top of page

For queries on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations Policy

© 1998-2020 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.