Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Knight, Jocelyn Ashley[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1882 - 1968  (85 years)


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  • Name Knight, Jocelyn Ashley 
    Born 24 Sep 1882  London, Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1920  Ladysmith, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 19 Sep 1968  Ladysmith, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 21 Sep 1968  Ladysmith Cemetery, Ladysmith, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Association Knight's Book Store (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Person ID I1126  Camera Workers | K, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2022 

  • Documents
    Palmos' Photo Studio news, <i> Nanaimo Daily News</i>, 12 May 1904, p. 4.
    Palmos' Photo Studio news, Nanaimo Daily News, 12 May 1904, p. 4.
    E.L. Meyer's took advantage of Nanaimo's proximity to Ladysmith and placed some of his studio's photos in a Ladysmith book and stationery store operated by J.A. Knight.

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Retail.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: His Knight's Book Store (1920) sold Kodak cameras.

  • Sources 
    1. [S738] WRI19, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1919), 328.
      Ladysmith: "Knights Book Store J A Knight prop fancy goods kodaks Edison phonographs books and tobaccos"

    2. [S739] WRI20, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1920), 316.
      Ladysmith: "Knight's Book Store, J A Knight prop fancy gds kodaks Edison phonographs books and tobacco"

    3. [S339] Voters List, (Victoria, B.C.: Province of British Columbia, 1874-), Ref. NW 324.1 B862., 1920.
      Ladysmith (Jocelyn A. Knight)

    4. [S303] Grant (2002), Peter Grant, (Victoria, B.C.: TouchWood Editions, 2002).

    5. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1968-09-013114 (microfilm B13292); digital facsimile URL (accessed 19 Aug 2017): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/ec4a059d-d76b-4d6d-94c5-f7e2e1239a53