Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Rieveley, William Hill[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9]

Male 1876 - 1960  (83 years)


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  • Name Rieveley, William Hill 
    Born 10 Aug 1876  York, Yorkshire, Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Gender Male 
    Marriage 27 Dec 1910  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Bride: Mary Millicent Gegg 
    Business Address/Year 1921  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    3559 Commercial Dr.
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1922  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    3559 Commercial Dr.
    Cottage Studio
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Marriage 9 Mar 1938  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Bride: Lillian Howard Groleau 
    • According to this 1938 marriage registration record he was divorced.
    Died 5 Aug 1960  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Buried 10 Aug 1960  Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Burnaby, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Association Cottage Studio (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Person ID I1687  Camera Workers | R, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 20 May 2020 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS:
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: According to his death registration record he immigrated in 1908 and had last worked as an interior decorator, his lifelong career, in 1940.
      He was listed as a photographer in the 1921 and 1922 Vancouver business directories; in the latter directory he was the proprietor of the Cottage Studio.

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

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

    3. [S754] HENVAN21, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1921), 981.
      Vancouver: Rievely Wm H photogr 3559 Commercial Dr r same

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

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

    6. [S756] HENVAN23, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1923).
      Vancouver: not listed

    7. [S809] WRI23, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1923).
      Vancouver: not listed

    8. [S757] WRI24, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1924).
      Vancouver: not listed

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

    10. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1960-09-009703 (microfilm B13248); digital facsimile URL (accessed 19 May 2020): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/baa05d13-61f1-4f8b-9847-3cc789c21fe8

    11. [S667] FamilySearch.org (Web site), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
      William Hill Rieveley
      URL (accessed 19 May 2020): https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/LKQS-L6B

    12. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1910-09-062352 (microfilm B11375); digital facsimile URL (accessed 19 May 2020): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/95734587-c9f3-4659-862b-595082337093

    13. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1938-09-457838; digital facsimile URL (accessed 19 May 2020): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/cec28202-1ff9-4005-a402-e5d3ef97ac78