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Memorable Manitobans: Colin Young Mackenzie (1884-?)


Born at Ardrishaig, Scotland, 1884, son of William and Annie MacKenzie. Educated at Scottish Schools, Edinburgh University. Came to Canada, 1907, Winnipeg; articled in law to Fisher & Wilson; S. M. Battram; called to Manitoba Bar, 1911; practised in Winnipeg. Went to Brandon, Coldwell & Curran. Came to Boissevain, 1913. Member, Manitoba Bar Association. Solicitor for Dominion Bank, town of Boissevain, rural municipality of Morton. Presbyterian and Liberal. Address, Boissevain, Manitoba.


Pioneers and Prominent People of Manitoba, Winnipeg: Canadian Publicity Company, 1925.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 10 November 2010

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