Frank Tidswell (also known as Samuel Tidswell) (1875-1960)

Henderson’s Vancouver Directory, 1920, page 930.


I added a new page on Frank Tidswell (also known as Samuel Tidswell).

According to the Vancouver directories, Samuel (“Sam”) Tidswell was a painter who lived at 1875 Georgia Street from 1920 to 1921. However, almost all other references call this person “Frank” Tidswell. Canada, Voters Lists, 1935-1980 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2012. Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Voters Lists, Federal Elections, 1935-1980. Name: Frank Tidswell; Residence Date: 1949; Residence Place: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Electoral District: Vancouver South; Occupation: Retired; Reference Number: M-4867.

Isaac Clayton (1866-1931)

List of Persons Entitled to Vote in the Vancouver City Electoral District, 30th April, 1898; British Columbia Legislative Assembly;


I updated the page on Isaac Clayton, who was a stevedore and labourer. In 1900 and 1901, he lived on the north side of Georgia Street, in the 1800 block or the 1900 block.


1900 block Georgia Street, about 1909; detail from Man in scull on south side of Coal Harbour; Vancouver City Archives; CVA 7-267;


I added illustrations and other information on his family.