Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Green, Rowland Edward[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18]

Male 1848 - 1917  (69 years)


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  • Name Green, Rowland Edward 
    Born 1848  Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    Christened 5 Nov 1848  Bebington, Cheshire, Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1870-1872  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Fort St.
    south side near Government St.
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Marriage 31 Aug 1877  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [20
    Bride: Elizabeth Maud Le Clerc 
    Marriage 17 Jun 1911  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [21
    Bride: Emily Mary Walter Smith 
    Died 24 Feb 1917  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [22
    Association Green Brothers (Relationship: Partner; Manager) 
    Association Green, George R. (Relationship: Brother) 
    Person ID I232  Camera Workers | G, vol. 1, 1858-1900
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2018 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He was a partner-manager with brother George R. in the Green Brothers studio. The remainder of his career was spent as an accountant, a real estate agent and a clerk for private and government entities. In 1903 he was listed as a canvasser for photographer P.T. Timms' brother G.F. Timms who was a printer. Green was a lieutenant and then a captain in a Victoria militia unit in the early to mid-1880s while still in Victoria. He moved to Vancouver in the late 1880s and spent the rest of his life there. He was married twice in 1877 and 1911.

  • Sources 
    1. [S666] BVIPA archival records.
      Newspaper Index.

    2. [S14] MAL71, (Victoria, B.C.: E. Mallandine, 1871), 15.
      "Green Rowland E. (see Green Bros.,) Fort street"

    3. [S15] MAL74, (Victoria, B.C.: E. Mallandine, 1874), 14.
      "Green Rowland E., Victoria"

    4. [S16] HIB77, (Victoria, B.C.: T.N. Hibben and Co., 1877).
      Victoria: not listed

    5. [S17] WIL82, (Victoria, B.C.: R.T. Williams, 1882), 43.
      Victoria: "Green R E, teller Dominion Govt Savings Bank, res Ross Bay Villa"

    6. [S19] WIL85, Woltz, William, comp., (Victoria, B.C.: R.T. Williams, 1885), 40.
      Victoria: "Green R.E., teller, Dominion Government savings bank, res. Ross Bay Villa"

    7. [S20] MAL87, Mallandine, Edward, (Victoria, B.C.: E. Mallandine, R.T. Williams, 1887), 40.
      Victoria: "Green Rowland E., clerk, Bastion st., res. Humboldt st."

    8. [S7] WILVAN88, Draper, Thomas, comp., (Vancouver, B.C.: R.T. Williams), 16.
      "Green R. E., accountant, Water st."

    9. [S21] HEN89, Henderson, James, comp., (Victoria, B.C.: Leonard George Henderson, 1889), 381.
      Vancouver: "Green Capt. Rowland Edward, real estate agent, 6 Oppenheimer, res in rear of 113 Hastings E"

    10. [S22] WIL89, Draper, Thomas, comp., (Victoria, B.C.: R.T. Williams, 1889), 466.
      Vancouver: "Green R E, real estate and employment agent 6 Oppenheimer res 219 Prior"

    11. [S34] WIL95, (Victoria, B.C.: Williams' B.C. Directory Co., 1895), 561.
      Vancouver: "Green, R E, res 626 Jervis"

    12. [S41] HEN00, (Victoria, B.C.: Henderson Publishing Co., 1900), 824.
      Vancouver: "Green, Rowland E., accountant, bds 3 Water."

    13. [S781] HEN02, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1902), 666.
      Vancouver: "Green, Rowland E., accountant, bds. Sunnyside Hotel."

    14. [S782] HEN03, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1903), 694.
      Vancouver: "Green, Rowland E., canvasser Timms & Co., 524 Pender, bds Sunnyside Ho."

    15. [S698] HENVAN10, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1910), 767.
      Vancouver: "Green Rolland [sic] E clk Govt Timber Office lvs 1832 3rd Ave W"

    16. [S748] HENVAN15, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1915), 678.
      Vancouver: "Green Rowland E clk Land Registry Office h 1752 3rd Av W"

    17. [S749] HENVAN16, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1916), 648.
      Vancouver: "Green Rowland E clk Land Registry Office h 1752 3rd Av W"

    18. [S750] HENVAN17, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1917), 523.
      Vancouver: "Mrs R E h 1752 3rd Av W"

    19. [S667] FamilySearch.org (Web site), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
      "England, Cheshire Parish Registers, 1538-2000"; URL (accessed 20 Feb 2018): https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F35L-SBV

    20. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1877-09-001145 (microfilm B11367)

    21. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1911-09-064349 (microfilm B11375)

    22. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1917-09-148112 (microfilm B13102)