Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 139 years

 

Pay & Donate in the MHS Online Shop


Manitoba
History

No. 87


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans: Margaret Katherine McKinnon (1909-1996)

Educator.

Born at Brandon on 11 September 1909, daughter of Peter McKinnon and Bessie McLaurin, she moved to Winnipeg with her family in the 1920s. After graduating from the Central Normal School, she taught at rural schools for several years before returning to Winnipeg where she taught for many years, serving as Principal of Sir John Franklin School (1948-1954), Robert H. Smith School (1954-1962), Montrose School (1962-1969), and Mulvey School (1969-1971). She died at Winnipeg on 13 April 1996.

Sources:

Birth registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Obituary [Margaret C. McKinnon], Winnipeg Free Press, 17 April 1996, page 31.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 22 February 2015

Memorable Manitobans

Memorable Manitobans

This is a collection of noteworthy Manitobans from the past, compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.

Search the collection by word or phrase, name, place, occupation or other text:

Custom Search

Browse surnames beginning with:
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z | 2017


Send corrections and additions to the Memorable Manitobans Administrator at biographies@mhs.mb.ca

Criteria for Memorable Manitobans | Suggest a Memorable Manitoban  | Our Inspiration | Acknowledgements

Support the MHS and

Back to top of page

   


To report an error on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations Policy

© 1998-2018 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.