Robert E. Nay is senior member of the firm of Nay & Irvine of Wilkie and is one of this town's most estimable citizens. He was born in Huron county, Ontario, in September, 1885, a son of J. J. Nay, also a native Ontario, who is now living retired in Minga, Manitoba. He successfully engaged in agricultural pursuits in Manitoba. for many years. The public schools of Minga, Manitoba, afforded Robert Nay his early education and at the age of seventeen years he entered Manitoba Univer- sity, from which institution he was graduated in arts and sciences in 1907. He took up the study of law in Winnipeg, remaining there a year and then came to Saskatoon and studied law with Brown & Jordan. He was admitted to the bar in 1910 and commenced practice at Scott, Sas- katchewan. In 1914 he was appointed to his present position of agent of the Attorney-General, and in 1917 he formed a partnership with Charles H.Irvine, extended mention of whom is made elsewhere in this work When the judicial center was transferred from Scott to Wilkie in 1919 the firm of Nay & Irvine moved its offices to Wilkie and has since been prominent in legal circles here. The firm holds membership in the Do- minion and Saskatchewan Bar Associations. Although the greater part of his time and attention is given to his professional duties Mr. Nay is thoroughly interested in farming and personally supervises his farming interests in this district. In 1911 Mr. Nay was married to Miss Myrtle K. Bishop of Winnipeg and they have become parents of three children: Robert, Phyllis and Parkyn. Mr. Nay gives his political allegiance to the Liberal party and has firm belief in the principles of that party as factors in good govern- ment. He has ever maintained an active interest in civic affairs and is now serving as chairman of the grade and high school boards of Wilkie. Fraternally he is identified with the Masonic order and is a member of the Knights of Pythias of Scott. Socially he is identified with the Wilkie Golf Club and the Curling Club and is proficient in those sports. His religious faith is that of the Presbyterian church, though he was reared in the faith of the Methodist church. Mr. Nay deservedly holds the confidence and esteem of his fellowmen. Bibliography follows:

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