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Memorable Manitobans: Marion (Lillian) Louise MacDonald (1895-1984)

Educator.

Born at Prince Edward Island on 3 July 1895, the daughter of Hubert Aeneas Thornton MacDonald (1870-1949) and Margaret Ann “Maggie” MacDonald (1868-1954). By 1916, she moved to Winnipeg with her parents where she went on to teach, later becoming Principal of George V School (1934-1939) and Elmwood School (1939-1955). She later moved to British Columbia where she died at Vancouver, unmarried, on 31 July 1984.

Sources:

“H. T. MacDonald, contractor dies,” Winnipeg Free Press, 1 February 1949, page 23.

“Active Catholic, Mrs. MacDonald dies at age 85,” Winnipeg Free Press, 24 March 1954, page 32.

Death registrations, British Columbia Vital Statistics.

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This page was prepared by Nathan Kramer.

Page revised: 17 December 2019

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