Austin Cottrell Taylor (1889-1965)

“Work of Department of Aeronautical Supplies,” Western Lumberman, January 1919, volume 16, number 1, page 38; https://archive.org/stream/westernlumberman1919#page/n43/mode/1up.

“Work of Department of Aeronautical Supplies,” Western Lumberman, January 1919, volume 16, number 1, page 38; https://archive.org/stream/westernlumberman1919#page/n43/mode/1up.

I added a new page on Austin Cottrell Taylor. He was the director of the Department of Aeronautical Supplies for the Imperial Munitions Board during the First World War. He lived at 875 Chilco Street in 1919. He later became a mining executive, financier and horseracing enthusiast.

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Cecil de Courcy Sinclair Hoseason (1868-1945)

Cecil de C. S. Hoseason; British Columbia from the Earliest Times to the Present, volume 4, edited by E. O. S. Scholefield, and Frederic William Howay; Vancouver, S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1914, facing page 120; https://archive.org/stream/britishcolumbiaf04schouoft#page/121/mode/1up.

Cecil de C. S. Hoseason; British Columbia from the Earliest Times to the Present, volume 4, edited by E. O. S. Scholefield, and Frederic William Howay; Vancouver, S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1914, facing page 120; https://archive.org/stream/britishcolumbiaf04schouoft#page/121/mode/1up.

I added a new page on Cecil de Courcy Sinclair Hoseason. He was a financial agent and realtor who lived at 2058 Beach Avenue in 1919 and 1920.

Francis William (“Frank”) Rounsefell (1868-1938)

I updated the page on Francis William (“Frank”) Rounsefell.

Francis William Rounsefell, from British Columbia From the Earliest Times to the Present, volume 3, Vancouver, S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1914, page 297; https://archive.org/stream/britishcolumbiaf00schouoft#page/297/mode/1up

Francis William Rounsefell, from British Columbia From the Earliest Times to the Present, volume 3, Vancouver, S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1914, page 297; https://archive.org/stream/britishcolumbiaf00schouoft#page/297/mode/1up

He was a financial agent who lived at 1884 Haro Street from 1904 to 1912.

He later built a house at 3737 Angus Drive in Shaughnessy Heights.

A fire on the morning of October 22, 2017, destroyed large parts of the Angus Drive house.

Shaughnessy heritage mansion destroyed by fire; by Stephanie Ip; Vancouver Sun, October 22, 2017; http://vancouversun.com/news/local-news/fire-crews-battle-blaze-at-mansion-in-vancouvers-shaughnessy.

Shaughnessy heritage mansion destroyed by fire; by Stephanie Ip; Vancouver Sun, October 22, 2017; http://vancouversun.com/news/local-news/fire-crews-battle-blaze-at-mansion-in-vancouvers-shaughnessy.