Camera Workers, 1858-1950

The British Columbia, Alaska and Yukon Photographic Directory, 1858-1950

Hall, Philip John[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8]

Male 1862 - 1931  (~ 69 years)


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  • Name Hall, Philip John 
    • VARIANT NAME: Hall, Phillip John.
    Born Jun 1862  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Gender Male 
    Marriage 17 Oct 1889  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Bride: Margaret Ann Cullum 
    • His first name is spelled "Philip" and his occupation is given as "mechanic" on his marriage registration record.
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1902-1924  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 29 Sep 1931  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 11
    Person ID I1052  Camera Workers | H, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2017 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Amateur.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He worked as a steward aboard the SS Quadra and was later a chief steward aboard the SS Salvor. By the mid-1920s he was working as a clerk and is last listed in the 1930 business directory as retired. According to the BC Archives, "He worked for the British Columbia Salvage Company and was a chief steward on the SS Salvor between 1912 and 1915. He was also a photographer. His last position was as Steward for the Pacific Club." He is buried in Ross Bay Cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S46] COLLECTION: BVIPA.
      P. J. Hall fonds (PR-0844)

    2. [S781] HEN02, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1902), 920.
      Victoria: "Hall, Phillip John, steward steamer 'Quadra,' h 103 John."

    3. [S796] HENVIC12, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1912), 390.
      Victoria: "Hall, Philip J chief steward S S 'Salvor' lvs 629 John"

    4. [S757] WRI24, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1924), 1273.
      Victoria: "Hall Philip J clk r 629 John"

    5. [S763] WRI30, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1930), 1796.
      Victoria: "Hall Philip J clk h 629 John"

    6. [S764] WRI31, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1931), 1791.
      Victoria: "Hall Phillip J retired r 629 John"

    7. [S765] WRI32, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1932).
      Victoria: not listed

    8. [S832] Find a Grave (Web site).
      URL (accessed 10 Jul 2017): https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=121303495&ref=acom

    9. [S666] BVIPA archival records.
      P. J. Hall fonds (PR-0844)

    10. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1889-09-004428 (microfilm B11367); digital facsimile URL (accessed 10 Jul 2017): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/bc114b26-65b2-45c5-bb83-1873e1f46b78

    11. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1931-09-451547 (microfilm B13141)