Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Fleming, Edgar[1]

Male 1860 - 1938  (78 years)


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  • Name Fleming, Edgar 
    Born 19 Sep ca. 1860  London, Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1887  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Government St.
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Home Address/Year 1890  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    61 Government St.
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Marriage 30 Apr 1890  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Home Address/Year 1891  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    59 1/2 Government St.
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1889-1892  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    61 Government St.
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Home Address/Year 1892-1893  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    8 James St.
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Home Address/Year 1895  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    104 Pandora Ave.
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Home Address/Year 1894-1899  Esquimalt, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Munro St.
    "Viewfield" (house name)
    Esquimalt, BC
    Canada 
    Home Address/Year 1897-1899  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Macaulay Point
    Esquimalt, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1893-1900  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    50 1/2 Government St.
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Home Address/Year 1899-1900  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Lampson St.
    Esquimalt, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1910  Saanich, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mount Tolmie 
    Business Address/Year 1927-1930  Saanich, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Lake Hill 
    Home Address/Year 1913-1933  Saanich, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Business Address/Year 1901-1934  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 18 Mar 1938  Saanich, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Association Inchbold and Fleming (Relationship: Partner) 
    Association Fleming Brothers (Relationship: Partner) 
    Association Fleming, Harold (Relationship: Brother) 
    Person ID I240  Camera Workers | F, vol. 1, 1858-1900
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2018 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He began his career as a partner in Inchbold and Fleming, then joined his brother Harold in the Fleming Brothers. Edgar had worked for the London Stereoscopic and Photographic Company, Regent St. W., London, prior to emigrating to Canada in 1881. Although engaged primarily as a portrait photographer, Edgar did do outdoors work in Jul 1896 he joined Rev. W.W. Bolton's expedition exploring Vancouver Island. An earlier expedition saw artist T.B. Norgate taking photographs with a "kodak". Edgar was married on 30 Apr 1890.
    • REFERENCES: MAL87; WIL89; HEN90; HEN91; WIL92; WIL93; WIL94; WIL95; HEN97; WIL97; HEN98; HEN99; WIL99; HEN00; Voters List, 1900 (Esquimalt); 1913, 1916, 1920, 1924, 1928, 1933 (Saanich); BVIPA GR-1304, file 151/38 (probate); (Victoria) Colonist, 1887 07 09/4; Overland Monthly (1897 11); (Victoria) Times, 1938 03 19 (obit.); BVIPA Reference Room VF.

  • Sources 
    1. [S46] COLLECTION: BVIPA.
      (including Visual Records accession 198703-003, Vancouver Island Exploring Expedition, 1896)

    2. [S647] Census of Canada 1901.
      Province of BC, District no. 4 Victoria, Sub-district A, Polling sub-division no. 1 in Esquimalt, p. 12, line 45

    3. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1890-09-004386 (microfilm reel
      B11367); digital facsimile URL (14 Jan 2017): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/eabf7e76-a51d-43d9-abd6-aaca7eb068b4

    4. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1938-09-540438 (microfilm reel B13162)