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Memorable Manitobans: John G. Martin (1876-?)

Wholesale milliner.

Born Toronto, Ontario in November 1876, son of P. B. and Mary E. Martin, he was educated at Toronto and came to Winnipeg in 1900, and became employed as a clerk in a wholesale millinery. He married Helen Beatrice Nash of Toronto; they had one son. Liberal; Presbyterian. In 1911, he was employed with the firm of John D. Ivey Company.

Sources:

Who’s Who in Western Canada: A Biographical Dictionary of Notable Living Men and Women of Western Canada, Volume 1, edited by C. W. Parker, Vancouver: Canadian Press Association, 1911.

1911 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

Page revised: 11 January 2009

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