Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1914, Part 2, page 1173.
I updated the page on Martin James Ravey. He was a miner and realtor who lived at 821 Denman Street in 1914.
I added illustrations and biographical information.
I updated the page on Alice Janet Byers, who was a piano teacher.
She was living at 1915 Pendrell Street at the time of the 1911 Canada census.
She later lived at 1016 Alberni Street.
Vancouver Sun, February 1, 1915, page 8, column 6.
I added illustrations and information on members of her family.
1178 Denman Street, 1180 Denman Street, and 1182 Denman Street, detail from English Bay – showing beach and buildings at corner of Davie Street and Denman Street, 1923; City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 258-1; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/nst-7032.
I updated the page on New College for Boys, which was a short-lived private school at 1182 Denman Street in 1911.
I added illustrations and biographical information on some of the instructors at the school.
Henderson’s BC Gazetteer and Directory, 1904, page 768.
I updated the page on Robert Collins Lawrence, who was a retired school teacher, carpenter and surveyor. He lived at 1076 Denman Street from 1904 to 1911.
I added illustrations and information on his descendants.
Henderson’s Vancouver Directory, 1920, page 524 (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.
I added an updated and revised biography of James Lockington, who was a teacher and school principal.
He lived at 1096 Denman Street from 1911 to 1913.
I updated the page on Cyril Hugh Jackson. He was a teacher who lived at 1829 Robson Street in 1907.
I added an illustration of a family tree, along with a death notice that appeared in the Vancouver Province in 1935.
Vancouver Province, August 10, 1935, page 17, column 2.
Newton T. Truell, The Canadian Album: Men of Canada, volume 4, edited by William Cochrane; Brantford, Ontario; Bradley, Garretson & Company, 1895, page 155 [cropped]
I added a new page on Newton Theodore Truell
. He was the provincial manager for the Dominion Life Assurance Company. He lived at 1891 Nelson Street
Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1914, Part 2, page 1222 [edited image].
I added a new page on Robert McLeod Shaw
, who was a physician. He lived at 1825 Robson Street
from 1913 to 1915
Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1913, Part 1, page 1009 [edited image]
I added a new page on Robert Fletcher Leslie
. He was an engineer with the consulting engineering firm of Davis and Leslie.
He lived at 1101 Gilford Street in 1913.