Watt, John W.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1915, page 1040 [edited image].

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1915, page 1040 [edited image].

John W. Watt was a superintendent with the general contracting firm of Skene and Christie. He lived at 958 Denman Street from 1915 to 1917.

(Further information on Skene and Christie appears on the page for Justin Lee Skene: https://westendvancouver.wordpress.com/biographies-n-z/biographies-s/skene-justin-lee-1872-1936/.)

John Watt first appeared in the Vancouver directories in 1912 as “Joseph W. Watt.” He was living at 1124 Alberni Street, and he was a superintendent for Skene and Christie.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 1296.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 1296.

He lived at the following addresses in Vancouver:

1912 1124 Alberni Street (rear) (Joseph W. Watt)
1913 and 1914 1124 ½ Alberni Street (rear) (John W. Watt)
1915 to 1917 958 Denman Street
1918 Not listed under Vancouver names

In 1915, he auctioned his furniture at 958 Denman Street.

Vancouver Daily World, July 30, 1915, page 14, column 6.

Vancouver Daily World, July 30, 1915, page 14, column 6.

He did not appear in the Vancouver directories after 1917.

No further information is available for him.