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Memorable Manitobans: James Brown Pepler (1861-1919)

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Born at Bristol, England on 9 May 1861, he emigrated to Canada and settled at Toronto in 1870. He came to Winnipeg in 1880 and established a realty and financial business in partnership with J. S. Aikins. In 1903, he was a founder of the Winnipeg Real Estate Board. He was a founding member, in 1906, of the St. Charles Country Club. He died at Winnipeg on 5 September 1919.


“Prominent Man Dies” Newspaper clipping dated 5 September 1919. [Manitoba Legislative Library, Biographical Scrapbook B7]

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