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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Cloutier House (532 Thirteenth Street, Brandon)

This two-storey brick residence on Thirteenth Street in Brandon was built in 1907 for retired farmer Joseph Octave Cloutier (1857-1932) and his wife Margaret Cloutier (1861-1926). A subsequent owner was farmer John Durnin (1858-1922) and his wife Mary Jane Ager (1864-1941) who lived here from 1911 to 1921. Insurance agent John Frederick Perkin (?-1961) lived here until 1945, after which it was renovated into residential suites.

Cloutier House

Cloutier House (March 2021)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.84146, W99.95584
denoted by symbol on the map above


1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

Death registrations [John Durnin, Margaret Cloutier, Joseph Octave Cloutier], Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Obituary [John Durnin], Brandon Sun, 25 October 1922.

Obituary [John Frederick Perkin], Brandon Sun, 25 May 1961, page 3.

532 13th Street, Heritage Brandon.

Burial transcriptions, Brandon Cemetery.

Obituaries and burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and George Penner.

Page revised: 16 July 2021

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