Clarence Mawson Marpole was a coal and commission merchant. He lived at 1050 Gilford Street from 1906 to 1912.
He was born in Barrie, Ontario, on March 4, 1878. His father was Richard Marpole (1850-1920), who was the general executive assistant for the Canadian Pacific Railway in British Columbia.
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“Canada Census, 1901,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KHVJ-MBD : accessed 01 Aug 2014), Clarence Marpole in household of Richard Marpole, D, Burrard, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 1, Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario.
Auction: C.M. Marpole’s Estate, Vancouver Sun, February 12, 1922, page 32, http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=millAAAAIBAJ&sjid=m4gNAAAAIBAJ&pg=1119%2C4450225
Vancouver’s Pre WW1 Rolls-Royce Cars And Their Owners, by John Peirson, http://antique.vccc.com/pioneers/VancouverRolls/rolls.htm; includes photograph and short biography of Clarence Mawson Marpole.
In memory of Captain Clarence Mawson Marpole, July 16, 1918, Canadian Virtual War Memorial, http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/memorials/canadian-virtual-war-memorial/detail/420857?Clarence%20Mawson%20Marpole
Captain Clarence Mawson Marpole, Died: July 16, 1918, http://canadiangreatwarproject.com/searches/soldierDetail.asp?ID=21851
Marpole, Clarence Mawson, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/420857/MARPOLE,%20CLARENCE%20MAWSON.
Find A Grave, Find A Grave Memorial# 26281503, Clarence Mawson Marpole, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26281503; Birth: unknown; Death: Jul. 16, 1918; Burial: Mountain View Cemetery, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Plot: HORNE1/4/01/025/0006.