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Memorable Manitobans: D’Arcy Tate (1866-?)

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Born Portadown, Ireland, 14 June 1866, son of John and Isabella Tate. Educated Portadown Academy; Queen’s College, Belfast, Ireland. Called to Ontario Bar, 1893; Manitoba, 1907; Saskatchewan. 1910; Alberta, 1910; British Columbia, 1910. Commenced career as counsel for Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo Railway, 1895-1905; appointed assistant solicitor, Grand Trunk Pacific Railway, 1905; solicitor, 1910. Clubs: St. James, Montreal; Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario; Canada, Montreal; Rideau, Ottawa; Manitoba, Winnipeg; Edmonton, Edmonton, Alberta; Union, Victoria; Royal Montreal Golf; Hamilton Golf; Hamilton Yacht; Victoria Yacht. Recreation: golf. Address: Royal Alexandra Hotel, Winnipeg.

In 1911, Tate was Solicitor for the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway, Winnipeg.


Who’s Who in Western Canada: A Biographical Dictionary of Notable Living Men and Women of Western Canada, Volume 1, edited by C. W. Parker, Vancouver: Canadian Press Association, 1911.

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