John Sutherland Johnstone (1875-after 1912)

“Wanted” poster for John S. Johnstone who “absconded from Saskatoon, 10th August, 1913” [detail]; Local History, Saskatoon Public Library, ID Number DOC-2010-1; http://spldatabase.saskatoonlibrary.ca/csdata/images/lhr/web/doc/2010/doc-2010-1.jpg.

John S Johnstone, Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1911, Part 1, page 803

John S Johnstone, Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1911, Part 1, page 803.

 

I updated the page on John Sutherland Johnstone, who lived at 1055 Denman Street in 1911.

I added information on his later life in Saskatchewan, along with information on his family.

Emma Maria Griesbach (1851-1932)

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1913, Part 1, page 875

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1913, Part 1, page 875.

I updated the page on Emma Maria Griesbach. She was the wife of Arthur Henry Griesbach, a retired member of the Royal Northwest Mounted Police. It appears that she lived at 1819 Robson Street in 1913.

I added extracts from newspaper articles and references to a memorial stained glass window in All Saints’ Anglican Cathedral in Edmonton, Alberta.

“Griesbach Memorial Window,” Edmonton Journal, July 24, 1934, page 13, columns 6-7.

Harry Hayward Symes (1880-1920)

Harry Symes, 1914, detail from “Members of Vancouver Police Force with contingent,” Vancouver City Archives, CVA 99-1043; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/members-of-vancouver-police-force-with-contingent.

Harry Symes, 1914, detail from “Members of Vancouver Police Force with contingent,” Vancouver City Archives, CVA 99-1043; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/members-of-vancouver-police-force-with-contingent.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1917, page 793.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1917, page 793.

I added a new page on Harry Hayward Symes. He was a police constable who lived at 1180 Denman Street in 1917 and 1918.