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Memorable Manitobans: Joseph Prospere Lusignan (1876-1967)

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Joseph Prospere Lusignan
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Farmer, MLA (1927-1932).

Born at Marlboro, Massachusetts on 27 August 1876, son of Elli Lusignan and Milina Allaire, he was educated at a rural school. He came to Canada in 1880. On 8 October 1901, he married Louisa Foster (?-?). He lived at Somerset and served as a municipal councillor for fifteen years. He was elected to the Manitoba Legislature at the 1927 general election but was defeated in 1932.


The Canadian Parliamentary Guide, 1929.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 20 June 2018

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