Roland Loftus Heathcote (1890-1934)

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1907, page 498.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1907, page 498.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1908, page 630. (Homer Street reference is not certain. Vancouver street directory, 1908: Richard Edwards, blacksmith, was at 748 Homer Street.)

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1908, page 630. (Homer Street reference is not certain. Vancouver street directory, 1908: Richard Edwards, blacksmith, was at 748 Homer Street.)

I added a new page on Roland Loftus Heathcote, who was a bank clerk. He lived at 2060 Beach Avenue in 1907 and at 746 Gilford Street in 1908.

William Charles Kingsford Smith (1852-1930)

“Mr. and Mrs. Kingsford Smith, of Willoughby, N.S.W., parents of Captain Kingsford Smith,” (Hobart, Tasmania), June 12, 1928, page 5; https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/29790939.

“Mr. and Mrs. Kingsford Smith, of Willoughby, N.S.W., parents of Captain Kingsford Smith,” (Hobart, Tasmania), June 12, 1928, page 5; https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/29790939.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1908, page 700.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1908, page 700.

I added a new page on William Charles Kingsford Smith, who was a clerk and real estate agent. He lived at 1935 Comox Street in 1908.

One of his sons was Sir Charles Edward Kingsford Smith (“Smithy”) (1897–1935), who was an early Australian aviator.