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Memorable Manitobans: Janet Gibson Morton (?-1964)

Educator.

Born at Glasgow, Scotland, she came to Canada in 1910. She graduated from the University of Manitoba then taught school at the St. James High School for a number of years. On 7 December 1949, she married her brother-in-law George Ogilvie Mackie. She died at Edmonton, Alberta on 21 October 1964.

Sources:

Marriage registration [May Bowman Mackie], Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Obituary [May Bowman Mackie], Winnipeg Free Press, 2 August 1935, page 4.

“Mackie – Morton,” Winnipeg Tribune, 10 December 1949, page 17.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 29 October 1964, page 34.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 13 May 2015

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