Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Henton, John Morse[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31]

Male 1853? - 1928


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  • Name Henton, John Morse 
    • VARIANT NAME: Henton, John Morice.
    Born 1853?  Tenby, South Wales, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [32, 33
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1901-1902  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    152 West Cordova St.
    Vancouver Photo-Engraving Company
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Marriage 27 Feb 1904  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Bride: Annie Gertrude Marshall 
    • Henton was 20 years her senior.
    Business Address/Year 1903-1905  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    531 Dunsmuir Street
    Vancouver Photo-Engraving Company
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1906-1907  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    651 Granville Street
    Vancouver Photo-Engraving Company
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1908-1909  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    653 Granville Street
    Vancouver Photo-Engraving Company
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1914-1915  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    6291 Fraser Street
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1917  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    1179 Granville Street
    Clifton Photos
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Died 18 Dec 1928  Marpole, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [34
    Buried Mountain View Cemetery, Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [35
    Association Vancouver Photo-Engraving Company (Relationship: Proprietor; Co-proprietor; Manager) 
    Person ID I1475  Camera Workers | H, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2020 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Photo-engraver; commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Assuming it is the same person, he was enumerated in the 1881 England and Wales census as the printer and proprietor of the Tenby Telephone newspaper. He was age 29 and married to Sarah Jane Henton. They had no children. At the time of his 1904 marriage in Vancouver he indicated he was a widower and a photo-engraver.

      He operated as a sole or co-proprietor the Vancouver Photo Engraving Company (1901-1909), returned as a solo photographer (1913-1915) and in 1917 was listed in the Vancouver directory as the manager of the Clifton Photos.

      The 1921 Canada census shows him institutionalized and indicates he had immigrated in 1900. [36]

  • Sources 
    1. [S339] Voters List, (Victoria, B.C.: Province of British Columbia, 1874-), Ref. NW 324.1 B862., 1920, 1924.
      Vancouver

    2. [S39] HEN99, (Victoria, B.C.: Henderson Publishing Co., 1899).
      Vancouver: not listed

    3. [S733] GRE99, (Vancouver, BC: Rowland E. Green, [1900]).
      Not listed

    4. [S41] HEN00, (Victoria, B.C.: Henderson Publishing Co., 1900).
      Vancouver: not listed

    5. [S42] HEN01, (Victoria, B.C.: Henderson Publishing Co., 1901), 696.
      Vancouver: Henton, John Morice, of Vancouver Engraving Co., h 152 Cordova

    6. [S781] HEN02, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1902), 674.
      Vancouver: Henton (John M.) Van. Photo-Engraving Co., 152 Cordova

    7. [S782] HEN03, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1903), 704.
      Vancouver: Henton, John M., Van. Photo-Engraving Co., 531 Dunsmuir

    8. [S783] HEN04, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1904), 740.
      Vancouver: Henton, John M., Van. Photo-Engraving Co., 531 Dunsmuir

    9. [S785] HEN05, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1905).
      Vancouver: not listed

    10. [S786] HENVAN05, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1905), 289.
      Vancouver: Henton, John M., Van. Photo-Engraving Co., 531 Dunsmuir

    11. [S787] HENVAN06, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1906), 384.
      Vancouver: Henton, John M., Van. Photo-Engraving Co., 651 Granville, h 878 Howe

    12. [S788] HENVAN07, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1907), 501.
      Vancouver: Henton, John M., Van. Photo-Engraving Co., 651 Granville, h 878 Howe

    13. [S790] HENVAN08, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1908), 634.

    14. [S791] HENVAN09, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1909), 734.

    15. [S698] HENVAN10, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1910).
      Vancouver: not listed

    16. [S732] HEN10, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1910).
      Vancouver: not listed

    17. [S795] HENVAN11, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1911).
      Vancouver: not listed

    18. [S797] HENVAN12, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1912).
      Vancouver: not listed

    19. [S746] HENVAN13, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1913), 911.
      Vancouver: Henton John photogr r 184 40th Av E

    20. [S747] HENVAN14, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1914), 905.
      Vancouver: Henton John M photogr 6291 Fraser h same

    21. [S748] HENVAN15, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1915), 705.
      Vancouver: Henton John M photogr 6291 Fraser h same

    22. [S749] HENVAN16, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1916).
      Vancouver: not listed

    23. [S750] HENVAN17, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1917), 546.
      Vancouver: Henton John M mgr Clifton Photos r 1179 Granville

    24. [S751] HENVAN18, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1918).
      Vancouver: not listed

    25. [S740] WRI18, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1918).
      Vancouver: not listed

    26. [S752] HENVAN19, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1919), 586.
      Vancouver: Henton J M janitor Rogers Bldg

    27. [S738] WRI19, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1919).
      Vancouver: not listed

    28. [S753] HENVAN20, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1920).
      Vancouver: not listed

    29. [S739] WRI20, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1920).
      Vancouver: not listed

    30. [S754] HENVAN21, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1921).
      Vancouver: not listed

    31. [S741] WRI21, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1921).
      Vancouver: not listed

    32. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1904-09-050576 (microfilm B11373); digital facsimile URL (accessed 29 Dec 2019): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/a0f296dc-f15e-4632-8ecf-52fdf8f2f2e3

    33. [S667] FamilySearch.org (Web site), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
      Birth year is 1852, whereas calculated birth year from BC marriage registration record is 1853.
      "England and Wales Census, 1881," URL (accessed 29 Dec 2019): https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2W9-RJ6V

    34. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1928-09-402409 (microfilm B13134)

    35. [S832] Find a Grave (Web site).
      URL (accessed 29 Dec 2019): https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/26284250

    36. [S917] Census of Canada 1921.
      Province of BC, District no. 13 Burrard, Enumeration sub-district no. 49 in Vancouver City, p. 15, line 39