Leah Rachel Wiley (1882-1967)

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1915, page 1052 [edited image].

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1915, page 1052 [edited image].

I added a new page on Leah Rachel Wiley, who lived at 1905 Beach Avenue in 1915. She was the widow of Montague Wiley.

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Henry McDowell (1862-1917)

Harry McDowell, Vancouver Province, July 14, 1958, page 11.

Harry McDowell, Vancouver Province, July 14, 1958, page 11.

I updated the pages on Henry McDowell and his wife, Elizabeth Adelia (“Dell”) McDowell.

Henry McDowell was a pharmacist and proprietor of a coal company. He lived at 1900 Barclay Street from 1903 to 1917.

Elizabeth Adelia (“Dell”) McDowell was at 1900 Barclay Street in 1917 and 1918.

Emma Deponai Tuthill (1851-1927)

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1906, page 619.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1906, page 619.

I updated the page on Emma Deponai Tuthill, who was the widow of David S. Tuthill. She lived at 1847 Barclay Street from 1906 to 1909.

Emma’s daughter, Helen Dudley Tuthill, was married to John William Fordham Johnson (1866-1938). He was a banker and sugar company executive who was British Columbia’s lieutenant governor from 1931 to 1936. He lived at 901 Chilco Street in 1905; 1933 Robson Street from 1909 to 1911, and 1847 Barclay Street in 1912 and 1913.

Claude Reginald Porpa (1856-1911)

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1908, page 871.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1908, page 871.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver and North Vancouver Directory, 1909, page 979.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver and North Vancouver Directory, 1909, page 979.

I added a new page on Claude Reginald Porpa, who was an employee of the Imperial Roller Skating Rink.

Imperial Roller Skating Rink - detail from Vancouver City Archives - AM54-S4 -Be P31-4 - about 1906; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/english-bay-beach-8

Imperial Roller Skating Rink – detail from Vancouver City Archives – AM54-S4 -Be P31-4 – about 1906; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/english-bay-beach-8

Claude lived at 1174 Denman Street in 1908 and at 1008 Denman Street from 1909 to 1911.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 1118.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 1118.

Claude’s widow, Alice Porpa, was at 1008 Denman Street in 1912 and 1913.

John McMillan (1856-1905)

John McMillan (1856-1905), Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26263174.

John McMillan (1856-1905), Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26263174.

I added a new page on John McMillan, who was a school teacher. He lived at 760 Denman Street in 1905.

Elizabeth McMillan, detail from Elizabeth Morton and Children, about 1899, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/wp01/wp01_271.htm

Elizabeth McMillan, detail from Elizabeth Morton and Children, about 1899, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/wp01/wp01_271.htm

Elizabeth McMillan was John McMillan’s widow. She lived at 760 Denman Street from 1905 to 1929.