Tate MacEwen Robertson (1878-1948)

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1906, page 555.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1906, page 555.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1906, page 329.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1906, page 329.

I added a new page on Tate MacEwen Robertson. He was a bookkeeper for the shipping and commission merchant firm of Evans, Coleman and Evans. He lived at 746 Gilford Street in 1906.

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Dee Clifford Pennington (1886-1971)

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1917, page 709

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1917, page 709

I added a new page on Dee Clifford Pennington. He was a bookkeeper and clerk for the railroad contracting company of Foley, Welch and Stewart. He was also the chief clerk for railroad contractor Patrick Welch (1859-1929).

He often went by the name of D.C. Pennington. He lived at 2057 Pendrell Street in 1917.

After 1918 he was an employee of the J.L. Hudson department store in Detroit, Michigan.

Vintage Linen Postcard of J.L. Hudson's Department Store, Shopping at the "Grand Dame" of Woodward Avenue, http://relevanttealeaf.blogspot.ca/2012/03/shopping-at-grand-dame-of-woodward.html

Vintage Linen Postcard of J.L. Hudson’s Department Store, Shopping at the “Grand Dame” of Woodward Avenue, http://relevanttealeaf.blogspot.ca/2012/03/shopping-at-grand-dame-of-woodward.html

Francis John Gavin (1866-1955)

I added a new page on three brothers from the Gavin family who lived in the West of Denman area.

Francis John Gavin was a clerk and candy-maker. He lived at 1934 Haro Street from 1905 to 1913.

George Duncan Gavin and Francis John Gavin were part of Gavin Brothers and Company, a wholesale confectionery business at 513 Hamilton Street. George lived at 2055 Beach Avenue in 1909 and 1910.

Alexander Strachan Gavin was a bookkeeper at the Hastings Mill. He lived at 1934 Haro Street from 1902 to 1904.