Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Moxon, James Frederick[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17]

Male 1885 - 1952  (67 years)


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  • Name Moxon, James Frederick 
    • VARIANT NAMES: Moxom, Frederick; Moxon, Frederick.
    Born 27 Jul 1885  QC Find all individuals with events at this location  [18, 19
    • The 1901 Canada census gives his birthplace as Quebec and his birthdate as 27 Jul 1885 under the name James F. Moxon. The 15-year old is living in Toronto with his mother, father and siblings. The 1911 Canada census gives his birthplace as Ontario and his birthdate as Jul 1886. He is listed under the name Frederick Moxon, living with his father, mother, brothers and sister in Toronto and working as a photographer.
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1911  Toronto, ON Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    Address not determined 
    Business Address/Year 1923-1924  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    640 Granville St., no. 1
    W.J. Campbell (Campbell's Studio)
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1926  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    152 West Hastings St.
    Dollar Studio
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1927  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    569 Granville St.
    Campbell's Studio
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1928-1931  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address not determined 
    Died 11 Nov 1952  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Cremated 19 Nov 1952  Vancouver Crematorium, Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Association Dollar Studio (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Association Campbell Studio (Vancouver, BC) (Relationship: Photographer) 
    Person ID I1427  Camera Workers | M, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 30 Aug 2019 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: According to his death registration record, he was a photographer, had been in BC for 28 years and Vancouver for 23 years. He was single at the time of his death.

      He worked as a photographer for W.J. Campbell of Campbell's Studio (1923-1924), operated the Dollar Studio (1926) and then worked again for Campbell's Studio (1927).

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

    2. [S755] HENVAN22, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1922).
      Vancouver: not listed

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

    4. [S756] HENVAN23, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1923), 1021.
      Vancouver: Moxon Fredk photogr W J Campbell r 716 Smithe

    5. [S809] WRI23, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1923), 1368.
      Vancouver: Moxom [sic] Fred photog W J Campbell Studio r 716 Smithe

    6. [S757] WRI24, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1924), 985.
      Vancouvere: Moxon Fred photogr Campbell's Studio r 716 Smithe

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

    8. [S759] WRI26, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1926), 1119.
      Vancouver: Moxon Fred prop Dollar Studio r 716 Smithe

    9. [S760] WRI27, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1927), 1168.
      Vancouver: Moxon Fredk photog Campbell Studio 716 Smithe

    10. [S761] WRI28, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1928), 1306.
      Vancouver: Moxon Fred photog r 716 Smithe

    11. [S762] WRI29, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1929), 1169.
      Vancouver: Moxon Fredk photog r 716 Smithe

    12. [S763] WRI30, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1930), 1181.
      Vancouver: Moxon Fredk photog r 716 Smythe

    13. [S764] WRI31, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1931), 1147.
      Vancouver: Moxom [sic] Fred photog r 716 Smythe

    14. [S765] WRI32, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1932).
      Vancouver: not listed

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

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

    17. [S769] SUN35, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1935).
      Vancouver: not listed

    18. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1952-09-010856 (microfilm B13213); digital facsimile URL (accessed 29 Aug 2019): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/4bb4d708-dde7-4fb7-a055-695c9c80963b

    19. [S722] Census of Canada 1911.
      Province of Ontario, District no. 124 Centre Toronto, Sub-district no. 3 Ward 4, Enumeration district no. 22 in Toronto, p. 6, line 9