Vancouver Sun, November 13, 1916, page 13, columns 6-7.
I updated the page on Frederick James Procter, who lived at 1846 Haro Street from 1910 to 1916.
I added information on some of his relatives, along with selected newspaper extracts.
Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1905, page 470.
I updated the page on Eugene Watson, who lived at 1859 Robson Street from 1905 to 1913. He was a carpenter and builder, and he later became a real estate and financial broker.
I added illustrations, along with extracts from newspaper articles.
W. A. Dean, Ancestry.com. U.S., Applications for Seaman’s Protection Certificates, 1916-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
I updated the page on William Armstrong Dean. He was a bookkeeper, sailor and real estate broker who lived at 1909 Beach Avenue from 1903 to 1906.
I added information on his family’s life in the United States.
Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1907, page 810.
Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1908, page 1009.
I added a new page on John Walker. He was a realtor and a men’s clothing merchant. He lived at 1860 Nelson Street from 1907 to 1909.
Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1911, Part 1, page 958.
Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 1050.
I added a new page on John Morton. He was one of the “Three Greenhorns,” the Vancouver pioneers who were major landholders in Vancouver’s West End.
He lived at 1151 Denman Street from about 1900 to 1911 and at 1947 Pendrell Street in 1912.
Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1906, page 390.
I added a new page on William Sowden Holland, who was an insurance agent and real estate investor. He lived at 2070 Comox Street from 1904 to 1920. Holland Street in southwest Vancouver is named after him.
Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1907, page 826.
I added a new page on William White, who was a lawyer and realtor. He lived at 1914 Robson Street in 1907, 1908, and 1915.