Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Stocks, George Herbert[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8]

Male 1901 - 1995  (94 years)


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  • Name Stocks, George Herbert 
    Born 21 Apr 1901  Sheffield, Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Marriage 16 Feb 1944  Revelstoke, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Bride: Ebba Margaret Hansen 
    Business Address/Year 1940-1950  Revelstoke, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Continued past 1950 
    Died 17 Nov 1995  Revelstoke, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 21 Nov 1995  Mountain View Cemetery, Revelstoke, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1860  Camera Workers | S, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2021 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Within a year of their immigration in 1910, he and his parents and two sisters were living in Parry Sound, ON. The 1921 Canada census recorded that he was living with his father, mother and one sister. They were all living at the same address in the municipality of South Vancouver. He was employed as a teacher in the BC public school system. According to his death registration record he had worked as a self-employed photographer for 29 years and had lived in Revelstoke for 56 years.

  • Sources 
    1. [S722] Census of Canada 1911.
      Province of ON, District no. 108, Sub-district no. 44, in Town [of] Parry Sound Centre Ward

    2. [S917] Census of Canada 1921.
      Province of BC, District no. 23, Enumeration sub-district no. 33 in Municipality of South Vancouver City, p. 6, line 17

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

    4. [S772] SUN38, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1938).
      Revelstoke: not listed

    5. [S773] SUN39, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1939).
      Revelstoke: not listed

    6. [S774] SUN40, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1940), 319.
      Revelstoke: Stocks Geo photog

    7. [S779] SUN45, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1945), 326.
      Revelstoke: Stocks Geo H photog

    8. [S780] SUN48, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1948).
      Revelstoke: Stocks Geo H photog & gifts

    9. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1944-09-566123; digital facsimile URL (accessed 13 Feb 2021): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/7181a1a0-3709-42a0-864f-4689ba24be38