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Memorable Manitobans: James T. Mulvey (1878-?)

Physician and surgeon.

Born in Wallace Township, Wellington County, Ontario, 1878. Son of James Mulvey and Elizabeth Matheson. Married Gertrude Burland. Was educated at Wellington county Schools, Mt. Forest High School, Manitoba University. Irish stock; father came to Canada from Sligo, Ireland; settled in Wellington county; farmed; mother’s people from Edinburgh, Scotland. Dr. Mulvey taught school in early life in Ontario; came to Manitoba in 1892, taught school in this province; entered Manitoba College from which he graduated in 1899; practised at Minto, Manitoba, until 1906; practised in Winnipeg until 1908; came to Rapid City and has practised there since. Joined Canadian Expeditionary Force (Canadian Army Medical Corps.), 10th Field Ambulance, 8 February 1916; France, March 1916; Ypres, St. Eloi, Sanctuary Wood, Maple Copse, Somme, Vimy Ridge, Passchendaele, Arras invalided to England; Canada, board work, Tuxedo Military Hospital. Discharged 30 September 1920; resumed practice. Member of the Canadian, Manitoba and Northwestern Medical Associations. Past Vice-President of the Northwestern Association. Member of the Masonic Fraternity, Knights of Pythias. Was a well known athlete in his youth; football and other sports. Recreations: Golf and curling. On the reserve of the Canadian Militia, rank of captain. Address, Rapid City, Manitoba.

Sources:

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

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 20 March 2011

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