William Alexander Campbell (1889-1970)

Trans N13 - [Dixon Motors Ltd., 1291-1299 Granville Street, Vancouver City Archives, 1920 or 1921, http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/dixon-motors-ltd-1291-1299-granville-street-top-and-bowell-mcdonald-motor-co-ltd-1105-granville-street-bottom

Trans N13 – [Dixon Motors Ltd., 1291-1299 Granville Street, Vancouver City Archives, 1920 or 1921, http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/dixon-motors-ltd-1291-1299-granville-street-top-and-bowell-mcdonald-motor-co-ltd-1105-granville-street-bottom.

 

Henderson’s Vancouver Directory, 1920, page 463 [edited image].

I updated the page on William Alexander Campbell, who was a salesman with Dixon Motors.

He lived at 1900 Barclay Street in 1920 (although the directory listed him as “Wm. L. Campbell”).

I added illustrations and biographical information.

James Gibson (1882-1972)

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1916, page 633.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1916, page 633.

 

I updated the page on James Gibson, who was a salesman for the Hudson’s Bay Company. He lived at 1898 Alberni Street in 1916.

I added illustrations and information on members of his family.

 

Gibson Family, about 1928; Betty, Mom, Jock and David in Dad’s lap; David L. Gibson; The Boy from Point Grey; http://gibson1926.com/index.html [source no longer available since 2010].

William John Miller (1877-1954)

Ancestry.com. California, Federal Naturalization Records, 1843-1999 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014. National Archives at Riverside; Riverside, California; NAI Number: 594890; Record Group Title: 21; Record Group Number: Records of District Courts of the United States, 1685-2009. Name: William John Miller; Gender: Male; Declaration Age: 64; Record Type: Declaration; Birth Date: 10 Jun 1877; Birth Place: Cornhill England; Arrival Date: 25 Sep 1922; Arrival Place: Seattle, Washington; Declaration Date: 11 Sep 1941; Declaration Place: Los Angeles, California, USA; Spouse: Caroline H S Miller; Declaration Number: 110895; Has Photo: Yes.

I updated the page on William John Miller, who was a chauffeur and automobile salesman.

He lived at 1180 Denman Street in 1913 and 1914. He may also have lived at 1876 Alberni Street in 1915.

I added illustrations and information on the later lives of his family in California.

Richard Harold Davis (1890-1945)

Henderson’s Vancouver Directory, 1920, page 524 (edited image)

Henderson’s Vancouver Directory, 1920, page 524 (edited image).

 

Henderson’s Vancouver Directory, 1921, page 575 (edited image)

Henderson’s Vancouver Directory, 1921, page 575 (edited image)

 

I updated the page on Richard Harold Davis. He was a men’s clothing salesman who worked with Gault Brothers Limited, and for some time he may have been a dancing teacher.

Richard’s wife, Ethel Constance Davis, was a dancing teacher.

Mr. and Mrs. Davis lived at 1844 Georgia Street from 1920 to 1924.

I added information on their family background and on their later life in England.