Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Belcher, George Clare[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8]

Male 1915 - 1989  (74 years)


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  • Name Belcher, George Clare 
    • VARIANT NAME: Belcher, Clare G.
    Born 19 Apr 1915  Kelliher, SK Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Gender Male 
    Marriage 9 Apr 1938  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Bride: Dorothy Sarah Wells 
    • She was divorced when she married him at age 23 and he was 22; their marriage also ended in divorce in 1939.
    Marriage 26 Sep 1942  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Bride: Jessie Margaret Christian 
    • At age 27, he was divorced from his first wife.
    Business Address/Year 1944  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    709 Yates St.
    Belcher's Movie Snaps
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1945  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    716 Fort St.
    Belcher's Movie Snaps
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1949  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    1469 Douglas St.
    Belcher's Photography
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Died 28 Apr 1989  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Cremated 3 May 1989  Royal Oak Crematorium, Saanich, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Association Belcher's Movie Snaps (Relationship: Co-proprietor) 
    Association Belcher's Photography (Relationship: Manager) 
    Association Belcher, Claude Alfred (Relationship: Brother) 
    Person ID I2193  Camera Workers | B, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2021 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: His primary occupation was as a transit operator for the BC Electric Railway. He operated Belcher's Movie Snaps with his brother C.A. Belcher and E.N. Sparshatt, then operated Belcher's Photography.

  • Sources 
    1. [S777] SUN43, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1943), 1885.
      Victoria: Belcher G Clare (Jessie M) opr BCER h 1388 Begbie

    2. [S778] SUN44, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1944), 1880.
      Victoria: Belcher G Clare (Jessie M) of Belcher's Movie Snaps h 1388 Begbie

    3. [S779] SUN45, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1945), 1881.
      Victoria: Belcher's Movie Snaps (C A, C G Belcher E N Sparshatt) 716 Fort
      Victoria: not listed in alphabetic section

    4. [S714] SUN46, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1946), 2012.
      Victoria: Belcher Clare G opr BCER h 1388 Begbie

    5. [S715] SUN47, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1947), 2009.
      Victoria: Belcher G Clare (Jessie M) opr BCER h 3441 Mayfair

    6. [S780] SUN48, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1948).
      Victoria: Belcher G Clare (Jessie) opr BCER h 3300 Cook

    7. [S991] SUNVIC49, (Vancouver, BC: Sun Directories, 1949), 35.
      Victoria: Belcher G Clare (Jessie) drvr BCER h 3300 Cook
      Victoria: Belcher's Photography G C Belcher mgr 1469 Douglas

    8. [S992] BCVIC50, (Vancouver, BC: B.C. Directories, 1950), 48.
      Victoria: Belcher G Clare (Jessie) mgr Belcher's Photog h 3300 Cook

    9. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1989-09-007141 (microfilm B17131); digital facsimile URL (accessed 5 Aug 2021): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/43b1d133-6434-4eeb-a620-2e613b615c2c

    10. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1938-09-457993; digital facsimile URL (accessed 5 Aug 2021): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/4cb1770e-51d0-41ee-b98c-8e5527a0ac96

    11. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1942-09-537030; digital facsimile URL (accessed 5 Aug 2021): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/738fe7a3-5636-44fd-9813-cadf586bb92f