Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Girling, John Alexander[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21]

Male 1871? - 1927


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  • Name Girling, John Alexander 
    Born 1871?  [22
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1921  Esquimalt, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 16 Jan 1927  Esquimalt, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [22
    Person ID I1082  Camera Workers | G, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2017 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial?
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He lived in Esquimalt and was listed as a photographer in the provincial voters lists of 1916, 1920 and 1924. While he appears to have spent much of his working life as a labourer and machinist, he was listed once in the 1921 business directory as a photographer in Esquimalt.

  • Sources 
    1. [S339] Voters List, (Victoria, B.C.: Province of British Columbia, 1874-), Ref. NW 324.1 B862., 1916, 1920, 1924.
      Esquimalt

    2. [S666] BVIPA archival records.
      Victoria Supreme Court probate file, John Alexander Girling, GR-1304, file 31/1927, microfilm B9261 (not examined as of 24 Jul 2017)

    3. [S796] HENVIC12, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1912), 375.
      Victoria: "Girling John lab lvs Admiral Rd nr Liverpool (Esquimalt)"

    4. [S798] HENVIC13, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1913), 542.
      Victoria: "Girling John lab City r Admiral's Rd nr Liverpool (Esqt)"

    5. [S801] TREVIC14, (Victoria: Tregillus-Thompson Ltd., 1914).
      Victoria: not listed

    6. [S745] HENVIC14, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1914), 423.
      Victoria: "Girling John lab City r Admiral's Rd nr Liverpool (Esqt)"

    7. [S802] HENVIC15, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1915).
      Victoria: not listed

    8. [S803] HENVIC17, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1917), 360.
      Victoria: "Girling John lab r 656 Admirals Rd (Esqt)"

    9. [S804] HENVIC18, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1918).
      Victoria: not listed

    10. [S740] WRI18, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1918).
      Victoria: not listed

    11. [S738] WRI19, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1919).
      Victoria: not listed

    12. [S805] HENVIC20, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1920), 303.
      Victoria: "Girling John mach Yarrows r 740 London (Esqt)"

    13. [S739] WRI20, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1920).
      Victoria: not listed

    14. [S806] HENVIC21, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1921), 330.
      Victoria: "Girling John A photogr r 740 Linden (Esqt)"

    15. [S741] WRI21, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1921).
      Victoria: not listed

    16. [S742] WRI22, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1922).
      Victoria: not listed

    17. [S809] WRI23, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1923), 1715.
      Victoria: "Girling John firemn r 740 London"

    18. [S757] WRI24, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1924).
      Victoria: not listed

    19. [S758] WRI25, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1925).
      Victoria: not listed

    20. [S759] WRI26, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1926).
      Victoria: not listed

    21. [S760] WRI27, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1927).
      Victoria: not listed

    22. [S652] BVIPA death registration.
      Registration no. 1927-09-379093 (microfilm B13130)