Rev. Alfred Campbell Garrioch

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Rev. Alfred Campbell Garrioch

Birthdate: (86)
Birthplace: Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Death: December 2, 1934 (86)
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Place of Burial: Portage la Prairie, Division No. 9, Manitoba, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of John Garrioch and Eliza Garrioch
Husband of Agnes Bertha Garrioch
Father of Alfred Stanley Garrioch; John Scott Garrioch; Muriel Kate Garrioch; William Vincent Garrioch; Robert Harold Garrioch and 2 others
Brother of Elizabeth (Eliza) Bruce; William Garrioch; James Garrioch; Scott Garrioch; Flora Maxwell and 3 others

Occupation: cleric, author
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About Rev. Alfred Campbell Garrioch

Born at Kildonan on 20 February 1848, of mixed-blood origin, Garrioch studied theology at St. John’s College during the Red River Rebellion of 1869-70. He negotiated with Riel for safe passage for his brother, one of the Portage la Prairie party that attempted to free prisoners in February 1870 and ended up prisoners of the Métis. He was later ordained as an Anglican priest, serving in Peace River and then in Manitoba. While in England in 1885 he published several translations into the Beaver language, as well as an English-Beaver and Cree dictionary. After retiring in 1905, he wrote a number of autobiographical works, including First Furrows (1923) and The Correction Line (1933).

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Rev. Alfred Campbell Garrioch's Timeline

February 20, 1848
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Age 43
May 28, 1893
Age 45
Saskatchewan, Canada
November 6, 1894
Age 46
Rapid City, Pennington County, South Dakota, United States
March 26, 1896
Age 48
Division No. 9, Manitoba, Canada
March 3, 1897
Age 49
Division No. 9, Manitoba, Canada
December 2, 1934
Age 86
Winnipeg, MB, Canada