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Memorable Manitobans: John McDonald (1856-?)

Farmer.

Born at Waterdown, Ontario, 4 February 1856. Married Nancy Fell (Deceased). Married Mary Brewster, whose people came West in 1883. Has two sons and two daughters Came to Manitoba 1879. Farms over 1100 acres. Has one of the finest and most up-to-date farms in Southern Manitoba; electric light, etc. Methodist. Address, Purvis, Manitoba.

Sources:

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

Page revised: 25 October 2008

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