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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.

Sources:

The Canadian Parliamentary Guide, 1929.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 20 June 2018

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