Memorable Manitobans: Stuart Duncan Schultz (1892-1974)
Physician, Mayor of Brandon (1955-1957).
Born at Belmont on 24 December 1892, son of Frank Albert Schultz and Margaret Maria MacPhail (1854-1947), brother of Ivan Schultz and Otto Reginald Schultz, he graduated from the Manitoba Medical College then spent four years in England studying at the London Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons.
On his return to Canada in 1925, he joined the medical staff of the Brandon Hospital for Mental Diseases, retiring in 1959 as its Superintendent. Following his retirement to Winnipeg, he was associated with the Stony Mountain Penitentiary.
On 30 August 1920, he married Jemima Meiklejohn Gibson (c1901-1983) at Winnipeg. They had a daughter, Sheila Schultz (wife of Larry Taylor). He was the director of the Brandon Schubert Choir for many years and was a Brandon city alderman (1942-1954) and Mayor (1955-1957).
He died at Winnipeg on 10 August 1974 and was buried in the Baldur Cemetery.
Birth and marriage registrations, Manitoba Vital Statistics.
1911 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.
Obituary, Winnipeg Tribune, 12 August 1974. [Manitoba Legislative Library, Biographical Scrapbook B16, page 246]
Obituary [Jemima M. Schultz], Winnipeg Free Press, 9 April 1983, page 62.
Obituaries and burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 2 June 2023