Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Denman, James Claude[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10]

Male 1887 - 1958  (70 years)


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  • Name Denman, James Claude 
    • The James Denman who was a photographer in Vancouver is likely the same person as James Claude Denman who was described as a a retired photographer living in Victoria on his 1958 death registration record.
    Born 12 Jun 1887  Dorking, Surrey, Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Christened 24 Jul 1887  West Clandon, Surrey, Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1929-1930, 1932  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Specific location not determined 
    Died 22 May 1958  Saanich, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Buried 26 May 1958  Royal Oak Burial Park, Saanich, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I1349  Camera Workers | D, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 12 Nov 2018 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: This is likely the same individual as James Claude Denman. In the 1911 census, a person fitting the description of James Denman and listed under that name was living in Winnipeg; his occupation was given as "general." Though only listed by his first name, James Denman worked as a photographer in Vancouver in the late 1920s and early 1930s. By the mid-1930s he was retried and living in Victoria. [14]

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

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

    3. [S761] WRI28, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1928).
      Vancouver: not listed

    4. [S762] WRI29, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1929), 849.
      Vancouver: "Denman Jas photog h 2865 Eton"

    5. [S763] WRI30, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1930), 841.
      Vancouver: "Denman Jas photog h 2880 Trinity"

    6. [S764] WRI31, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1931).
      Vancouver: not listed

    7. [S765] WRI32, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1932), 777.
      Vancouver: "Denman Jas photog h 2546 Graveley"

    8. [S766] WRIVAN33, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1933).
      Vancouver: not listed

    9. [S768] SUN34, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1934).
      Vancouver: not listed
      Victoria: not listed

    10. [S769] SUN35, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1935), 1810.
      Victoria: "Denman Jas (Louise) retired h 1316 Finlayson"

    11. [S667] FamilySearch.org (Web site), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
      Name: James Claud Denman
      "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N1P1-DBM

    12. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1958-09-005913 (microfilm B13237); digital facsimile URL (accessed 11 Nov 2018): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/cc508faa-728a-46b5-8162-79779850a10e

    13. [S667] FamilySearch.org (Web site), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
      Name: James Claud Denman
      "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," URL (accessed 11 Nov 2018): https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N1PB-ZV6

    14. [S722] Census of Canada 1911.
      Province of Manitoba, Enumeration district no. 60 in Winnipeg City, p. 18, line 28