Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Fawcett, Wilbert Sherman[1, 2, 3]

Male 1894 - 1960  (65 years)


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  • Name Fawcett, Wilbert Sherman 
    Born 12 Dec 1894  Peterborough, ON Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • His death registration record gives his date of birth as 12 Dec 1893. [4]
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1933  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 7 Dec 1960  Esquimalt, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 14 Dec 1960  Ross Bay Cemetery, Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I1235  Camera Workers | F, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2018 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial?
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He was listed as a photographer in the 1933 provincial voters list, but the 1932 and 1934 city directories give his occupation as some sort of traveller, which usually meant a sales person.

  • Sources 
    1. [S339] Voters List, (Victoria, B.C.: Province of British Columbia, 1874-), Ref. NW 324.1 B862., 1933.
      Victoria

    2. [S765] WRI32, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1932), 1762.
      Victoria: "Fawcett Wilbt S trav h 1774 Second"

    3. [S768] SUN34, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1934), 2130.
      Victoria: "Fawcett Wilbt S trav h 1774 Second"

    4. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1960-09-014594 (microfilm B13249); digital facsimile URL (accessed 27 Jun 2018): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/39291c46-b0ff-4de2-9c59-dab66d2a7e8b

    5. [S851] LAC archival records.
      Personnel Records of the First World War, Fawcett, Wilbert Sherman, Regimental Number 2015784; URL (accessed 30 Jun 2018): http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/personnel-records/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=387145