I updated the page on Francis William (“Frank”) Rounsefell.
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.
Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 1017.
I added a new page on Hugh Alexander Massey, who was the provincial manager of the London and Lancashire Life Assurance Company. He lived at 1815 Alberni Street in 1912.
I updated the page on Arthur Granville Thynne, who was an insurance agent. He lived at 1875 Robson Street from 1905 to 1914.
Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1916, page 873.
I added a new page on Howard Frederick Roden. He was an insurance company manager who lived at 1856 Barclay Street from 1915 to 1918.
I added a new page on James Nicholson Pike. He was an insurance agent who lived at 1214 Denman Street in 1908. His widow, Anna Pike, was at 1214 Denman Street in 1909.
Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1917, page 590 [edited image].
I added a new page on Walter Knowles
, who was an insurance agent. He lived at 996 Denman Street
in 1916 (listed as on “active service”). Walter’s son, Sidney Knowles, was a printer who lived at 996 Denman Street
in 1916 and 1917.
Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1919, page 783. [edited image]
Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1915, page 914. [edited image]
I added a brief new 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.