John Edward Armishaw (1871-1948)

Henderson’s City of Vancouver and North Vancouver Directory, 1909, page 463.

 

I updated the page on John Edward Armishaw, who was a confectioner or candy maker. He lived at 2060 Beach Avenue in 1905, and at 1972 Georgia Street in 1909 and 1910.

I added illustrations and information on members of his family.

 

Vancouver Sun, April 3, 1943, page 8, columns 2-3.

John Morton (1834-1912)

John Morton, early 1900s, Vancouver City Archives, Port N14; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/john-morton.

John Morton, early 1900s, Vancouver City Archives, Port N14; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/john-morton.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1911, Part 1, page 958.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1911, Part 1, page 958.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 1050.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 1050.

I added a new page on John Morton. He was one of the “Three Greenhorns,” the Vancouver pioneers who were major landholders in Vancouver’s West End.

He lived at 1151 Denman Street from about 1900 to 1911 and at 1947 Pendrell Street in 1912.

Charles Jewell Brenton (1871-1948)

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1911, Part 1, page 500.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1911, Part 1, page 500.

I updated the page on Charles Jewell Brenton, who was an accountant and manager with the Standard Milk Company and the Eden Bank Creamery Company.

For some time, he also operated a confectionery. He later worked for the Canadian Pacific Railway as a timekeeper and accountant.

He was at 1047 Denman Street from 1911 to 1912. He appeared at 1055 Denman Street from 1914 to 1916 and at 1069 Denman Street from 1914 to 1918.

I added information on his time in California and his death in 1948.