Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Bovill, Wheatley[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

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  • Name Bovill, Wheatley 
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1886  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Columbia St.
    opposite Colonial Hotel
    New Westminster, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1889  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Columbia St.
    Hamley Block
    New Westminster, BC
    Canada 
    Home Address/Year 1889  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Douglas St.
    New Westminster, BC
    Canada 
    Association Bovill Brothers (Relationship: Partner) 
    Association Thompson and Bovill (Relationship: Partner?) 
    Association Bovill, William (Relationship: Brother) 
    Person ID I421  Camera Workers | B, vol. 1, 1858-1900
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2017 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: One of the partners in Thompson and Bovill, his brother William was also a photographer. The two had a brief association as the Bovill Brothers. Wheatley also worked as an architect (Bovill and Ross) and a real estate agent. The 1891 Canada census listed him as a newspaper reporter with a son, [William] Lloyd (age 2), and a daughter, Dorothea [Anne] (age 1). He was married in Aug 1888 and may have returned to England in 1896.

  • Sources 
    1. [S626] (Vancouver) News-Advertiser, (Vancouver: News-Advertiser), 6, 07 Aug 1888.

    2. [S626] (Vancouver) News-Advertiser, (Vancouver: News-Advertiser), 6, 26 Apr 1896.

    3. [S22] WIL89, Draper, Thomas, comp., (Victoria, B.C.: R.T. Williams, 1889).

    4. [S24] HEN90, (Victoria, B.C.: Henderson Directory Co., 1890).

    5. [S720] Census of Canada 1891.
      Province of BC, District no. 2, Sub-district 16 [New Westminster City], p. 4, line 11