Charles Preston (1871-1938)

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1919, page 783. [edited image]

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1919, page 783. [edited image]

I updated the page on Charles Preston, who was a superintendent with the Prudential Insurance Company of America.

He lived at 1154 Gilford Street in 1914, 1110 Gilford Street in 1918, and 1825 Robson Street in 1919 and 1920.

I added information on his family background and his life in Vancouver and the United States.

James Brooke Farquhar (1868-1961)

James Brooke Farquhar, Group studio portrait of men's field hockey team, detail; about 1908,. Vancouver City Archives, CVA 677-730; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/index.php/group-studio-portrait-of-mens-field-hockey-team

James Brooke Farquhar, Group studio portrait of men’s field hockey team, detail; about 1908, Vancouver City Archives, CVA 677-730; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/index.php/group-studio-portrait-of-mens-field-hockey-team

I updated the page on James Brooke Farquhar, who was an assayer and insurance agent. He lived at 1949 Comox Street from 1908 to 1937.

I added information on the lives of his children.