Lt. Gov. William Tupper

William Tupper (d.1947, aged 85).

William was the second son of Sir Charles Tupper, one of the Fathers of Confederation. He lived most of his life in Manitoba, coming west in 1885 to fight in the Northwest Rebellion. He  served as Lieutenant Governor from 1934 to 1940. He and Mrs. Tupper entertained King George VI and Queen Elizabeth in May, 1939, at Government House, Winnipeg.