Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Leash, Homer Ellsworth[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1879 - 1956  (76 years)


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  • Name Leash, Homer Ellsworth 
    • VARIANT NAMES: Leash, N.E.; Leash, W.E.
    Born 25 Dec 1879  Teegarden, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1912  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    This was the address of W.J. Kerr Ltd., a real estate firm for whom H.E. Leash worked as a photographer 
    Address:
    614 Columbia
    New Westminster, BC
    Canada 
    Home Address/Year 1910-1912  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address:
    532 11th
    New Westminster, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1914  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    624 Columbia, no. 1
    J.L. Schwenk
    New Westminster, BC
    Canada 
    Died 26 Jan 1956  Sacramento, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Buried 30 Jan 1956  Sacramento, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I1355  Camera Workers | L, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2019 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He worked at the B.C. Factory in 1910-1911 and was listed in 1912 as a photographer in New Westminster with the real estate firm of W.J. Kerr Ltd. He worked as a photographer for J.L. Schwenk in 1914. The 1916 provincial voters list also recorded his occupation as a photographer.

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

    2. [S732] HEN10, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1910), 929.
      New Westminster: "Leash Homer E supt B C Box Factory 532 11th"

    3. [S795] HENVAN11, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1911).
      New Westminster: not listed

    4. [S797] HENVAN12, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1912), 1499.
      New Westminster: "Leash Homer E photo W J Kerr h 532 11th"

    5. [S746] HENVAN13, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1913), 1689.
      New Westminster: "Leash Homer E purch agt W J Kerr h 519 13th"

    6. [S747] HENVAN14, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1914), 1676.
      New Westminster: "Leash Homer E photogr J L Schwenk r 117 Durham"

    7. [S722] Census of Canada 1911.
      Province of B.C., District no. 11, Enumeration district no. 1 in New Westminster City, p. 34, line 5

    8. [S667] FamilySearch.org (Web site), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
      URL (accessed 2 Jan 2019): https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/KHFV-237