Biographies

Manitobans had been made, as Canadians had been made, of those who by endurance in loyalty to older values than prosperity, had learned to wrest a living from the prairie's brief summer and the harsh rocks and wild waters of the north.
W.L. Morton. Manitoba: a history. 1957. 473

Adamson, John Evans, 1884-1961

Allard, Joachim, 1838-1917

Ambrose, Jessie, 1897-19?

Andrews, G. W. (George William), 1869-1943

Asher, Julia Anna, b. 1873

Barett, John K. (John Kelly), 1850-ca. 1921

Battershill, George, d. 1917

Bédard, Réséda, 1877-1947

Béliveau, Arthur P., 1870-1955

Benedictsson, Margaret, b. 1866

Bernier, T. Alfred (Thomas-Alfred), 1844-1908

Berthelette, Raymond

Beynon, Francis Marion

Brunet, R. Godias, 1881-1971

Bryce, George, 1844-1931

Bunn, Thomas, 1830-1875

Cameron, J. D. (John Donald), 1858-1923

Campbell, Colin H., 1859-1914

Campbell, Minnie Julia Beatrice, 1862-1952

Cartier, George-Etienne, Sir, 1814-1873

Chapleau, J. A. (Joseph Adolphe), 1840-1898

Chapman, Edna

Clément, Clara, 1867-1959

Colebourn, Harry D., 1887-1947

Constantin, Maurice

Crawford, Mary

d'Eschambault, Antoine, 1896-1960

Dambly, Aimé, 1882-1969

Dennistoun, Robert Maxwell, 1864-1952

Dixon, F. J. (Frederick John), 1881-1931

Ewart, J. S. (John Skirving), 1849-1951

Farmer, S. J. (Seymour James), 1878-1951

Fisher, John Thompson, 1890-1917

Flett, Winona, d. 1922

Foote, L. B. (Lewis Benjamin), 1873-1957

Francis, Charles Ross, 1889-1956

Francis, Herbert Winfred Ross, 1891-1951

Francis, Sarah Margaret, 1856-1937

Gaire, Jean, M. J., 1853-1925

Goose, Bert

Goulet, Mrs. Roger

Goulet, Roger, 1867-1946

Graham, Andrew Wilson

Granger, Arthur, ca. 1873-1959

Greenway, Thomas, 1838-1908

Hind, E. Cora (Ella Cora), 1861-1942

Howe, Joseph, 1804-1873

Kavanagh, F. X. (Francois-Xavier), 1829-1922

Kern Family

Lacombe, Albert, 1827-1916

Ladéroute, Jean Baptiste, 1837-1915

Laflèche, Louis-François, 1818-1898

Lagimodière, Elzéar, 1838-1926

Langevin, L. P. A. (Louis Philippe Adélard), 1855-1915

Laurier, Wilfrid, Sir, 1841-1919

Lépine, Ambroise Dydime, 1840-1923

Lizotte, J. Oscar, 1865-1932

Lothian, William, d. 1930

MacDonald, John A. (John Alexander), 1815-1891

MacTavish, W. (William), 1815-1870

MacVicar, George Duncan

Martin, Joseph, 1852-1923

McCarthy, D'Alton, 1836-1898

McClung, Nellie L., 1873-1951

McDougall, Duncan, 1837-1926

McLeod, Alan Arnott, 1899-1918

Mcleod, Margaret Arnett, 1878-1966 (UNCONFIRMED)

Moreau, Victoire, b. 1868

Morier Family

Mulvey, Stewart, 1834-1908

Murray Thomas Joseph, 1875-1954

Nault, André, 1830-1924

Pickering-Thomson, Mary Louise, 1879-1967

Picton, Pierre, b. 1896

Prendergast, James-E.-P. (James-Emile-Pierre), 1858-1945

Pritchard, William A., b. 1889

Quelch, Jack Winter, b. 1886

Raymond, Joseph

Riel, Louis, 1844-1885

Rigg, Richard Arthur, 1872-1964

Ritchot, Noël-Joseph, 1825-1905

Robinson, Ernest

Roblin, Rodmond Palen, Sir, 1853-1937

Roy, Marie Anna A., 1893?-1998

Russell, Robert Boyd, 1889-1964

Schmidt, Louis, 1844-1935

Schultz, John C. (John Christian), 1840-1896

Scott, Thomas, ca. 1842-1870

Sifton, Clifford, Sir, 1861-1929

Sisler, William James, 1870-1956

Spence, Thomas, 1832-1900

Struthers, Edmund A., d. 1905

Taché, Alexandre A. (Alexandre Antonin), 1823-1894

Thomas, Lillian Beynon, 1874-1951

Thompson, Frederick G. (Frederick George), 1886-1972

Waugh, Alexander Logan, 1895-1917

Wolseley, Garnet J. (Garnet Joseph) Wolseley, Viscount, 1833-1913

Yeomans, Amelia, 1842-1913



Thematic texts were written by Doug Smith with research assistance by Edith Burley and Lynne Champagne.
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