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Memorable Manitobans: George Little (1858-1940)

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George Little
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Farmer, MLA (1921-1922), MLA (1923-1927).

Born in Ontario on 20 January 1858, he came to Manitoba with his parents in 1868 and settled on a farm in the Glendale district. He served as councillor and Reeve of the Rural Municipality of Langford for several years. He was acclaimed to the Manitoba Legislature in 1920 and elected in 1922, serving until 1927. He died unmarried at his farm near Neepawa on 10 March 1940 and was buried in the Neepawa Cemetery.

Sources:

1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

Obituary, Western Municipal News, March 1940, page 73.

Obituaries and burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 6 June 2018

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