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Norman Kittson

Born: Mar 6, 1814

Death: May 10, 1888

Birthplace: Chambly

Nationality: Canada

Norman Kittson

Date of Birth : Mar 6, 1814
Date of Death : May 10, 1888
Birth Place : Chambly

Norman Wolfred Kittson was one of early Minnesota's most prominent citizens. He was best known as first a fur trader, then a steamboat-line operator and finally a railway entrepreneur and owner of thoroughbred racehorses. He was part of the original syndicate that went on to create the Canadian Pacific Railway. Kittson County, Minnesota is named for him.

Also known as

  • Mayor Norman Kittson
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