Edward Stanley Mitton (1880-1953)

Henderson’s City of Vancouver and North Vancouver Directory, 1909, page 910

Henderson’s City of Vancouver and North Vancouver Directory, 1909, page 910

I updated the page on Edward Stanley Mitton.

He was an architect who lived at 1224 Denman Street in 1909.

According to the 1914 Vancouver Social Register, he was living at Sylvia Court, 1154 Gilford Street, in 1914.

I added information on his later life in England, along with information on his two wives.

Justin Lee Skene (1872-1936)

Justin Lee Skene, about 1915, United States passport application, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVJP-3B6K : 4 September 2015).

Justin Lee Skene, about 1915, United States passport application, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVJP-3B6K : 4 September 2015).

 

I updated the page on Justin Lee Skene, who was a building contractor and architect. He lived at 1019 Gilford Street in 1915 and 1916.

I added information on Justin’s sister, Mae, who was married to Justin’s business partner, John Sheridan Christie.

I also added information on a court case related to the construction of the second Hotel Vancouver.

 

C. P. R. Hotel, Vancouver, B.C., about 1917; Vancouver City Archives, CVA 677-21; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/c-p-r-hotel-vancouver-b-c-2.

 

Thanks to a descendant of Justin’s sister for this information.