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Memorable Manitobans: James Sinclair Reekie (1857-?)

Click to enlargeImplement dealer, municipal official.

Born in Ontario on 3 October 1857, he was a Reeve for the Rural Municipality of Morton (1898) and the first Mayor of Boissevain (1899). He and wife Annie Scott had four children: Eva Scott Reekie (b 1884), Sinclair Reekie (b 1885), Annie M. Reekie (b 1888), and Florence May Reekie (b 1889).


Birth registrations, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

Page revised: 4 November 2009

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