Memorable Manitobans: Earl Augustus Ross (1890-?)
Born at Grand Falls, New Brunswick on 15 September 1890, the son of educator Dr. Demore Wellington Ross (1863-?) and Ella Kent (1876-?). He moved to Manitoba and taught at Lyleton School (1910-1911). He served as Principal of Crystal City School (1912-1913), Alexander School (1914-1916), and Britannia School (1916-1926). He was a charter member of the Gyro Club of Winnipeg. He was reportedly deceased prior to May 1962.
Birth registration, New Brunswick Vital Statistics.
1901 & 1911 Canada censes, Automated Genealogy.
Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.
“New head of school appointed,” Manitoba Free Press, 2 June 1948, page 5.
“It’s Rule Britannia in St. James Friday,” Winnipeg Free Press, 12 April 1962, page 3.
Page revised: 24 December 2015
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