Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Schwarze, Margarete Anna Gertrud[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12]

Female 1900? -


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  • Name Schwarze, Margarete Anna Gertrud 
    • VARIANT NAMES: Schwarze, Margaret; Philip, Mrs. Margarete; Philip, Mrs. William Webster.
    Born 1900?  Leipzig, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Gender Female 
    Business Address/Year 1920  Nanaimo, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    7 Front St.
    Frederick Schwarze
    Nanaimo, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1921-1924  Nanaimo, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    8 Front St.
    Frederick Schwarze
    Nanaimo, BC
    Canada 
    Marriage 20 Dec 1926  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Groom: William Webster Philip 
    • She giave her occupation as photographer on their marriage registration record.
    Business Address/Year 1925-1927  Nanaimo, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Front St.
    Frederick Schwarze
    Nanaimo, BC
    Canada 
    Association Schwarze, Frederick Henry (Relationship: Assistant photographer; Photographer) 
    Association Schwarze, Frederick Henry (Relationship: Father) 
    Association Schwarze, Norbert Henry (Relationship: Sister) 
    Association Schwarze, Henry Frederick (Relationship: Sister) 
    Association Schwarze, Hildegard Ann (Relationship: Sister) 
    Person ID I2039  Camera Workers | S, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 20 May 2021 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: She immigrated, along with her mother and three siblings, in 1913 according to the 1921 Canada census. Along with those siblings, she worked as a photographer for her father Frederick and lived at the family home until she married in 1926. She was last listed, however, in the 1927 business directory as living under her family name at her family home.

  • Sources 
    1. [S917] Census of Canada 1921.
      Province of BC, District no. 19, Enumeration sub-district no. 36 in Nanaimo City, p. 8, line 48

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

    3. [S739] WRI20, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1920), 380.
      Nanaimo: Schwarze Margaret asst photographer F Schwarze r 330 Comox rd

    4. [S741] WRI21, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1921), 392.
      Nanaimo: Schwarze Margaret asst photographer F Schfarze [sic] r 330 Comox rd

    5. [S742] WRI22, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1922), 435.
      Nanaimo: Schwarze Margaret asst photographer F Schwarze r 330 Comox rd

    6. [S809] WRI23, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1923), 359.
      Nanaimo: Schwarze Margaret asst F Schwarze r 330 Comox rd

    7. [S757] WRI24, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1924), 203.
      Nanaimo: Schwarze Margt asst F Schwarze r 330 Comox

    8. [S758] WRI25, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1925), 209.
      Nanaimo: Schwarze Margt photog F Schwarze r 330 Comox

    9. [S759] WRI26, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1926), 225.
      Nanaimo: Schwarze Margt photog F Schwarze r 330 Comox

    10. [S760] WRI27, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1927), 226.
      Nanaimo: Schwarze Margt photog F Schwarze r 330 Comox

    11. [S761] WRI28, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1928).
      Nanaimo: Not listed

    12. [S762] WRI29, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1929).
      Nanaimo: not listed

    13. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1926-09-303087 (microfilm B13751); digital facsimile URL (accessed 17 May 2021): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/b6151fcb-21f0-42f9-a708-8a3519442054