Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Ollason, James[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12]

Male 1860 - 1948  (87 years)


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  • Name Ollason, James 
    Born 27 Apr 1860  Shetland, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Gender Male 
    Marriage 4 Nov 1905  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Bride: Matilda Fleming 
    • Matilda Cleghorn Ollason died at age 36 in Vancouver, BC, on 3 Jul 1907 (BC Archives death registration no. 1907-09-124799; microfilm reel B13095). Her widower James Ollason remarried in 1909.
    Home Address/Year 1906  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    424 Westminster Ave.
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1906-1907  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    424 Westminster Ave.
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Marriage 16 Sep 1909  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Bride: Claire Hutley 
    • Claire Ollason, James Ollason's widow, died in Vancouver, BC, age 75 on 17 Apr 1953 (BC Archives death registration no. 1953-09-004572; microfilm reel B13215).
    Died 1 Jan 1948  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Buried 3 Jan 1948  Capilano View Cemetery, West Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Association Rembrandt Photo Studio (Relationship: Manager) 
    Person ID I636  Camera Workers | O, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2017 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He managed the Rembrandt Photo Studio in 1906 and then went on to work in real estate.

  • Sources 
    1. [S787] HENVAN06, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1906).

    2. [S788] HENVAN07, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1907).

    3. [S790] HENVAN08, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1908).

    4. [S791] HENVAN09, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1909).
      Not listed

    5. [S698] HENVAN10, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1910).
      Not listed

    6. [S795] HENVAN11, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1911).
      Not listed

    7. [S797] HENVAN12, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1912).
      No occupation

    8. [S746] HENVAN13, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1913).
      Not verified

    9. [S747] HENVAN14, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1914).
      Not listed

    10. [S748] HENVAN15, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1915).
      No occupation

    11. [S749] HENVAN16, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1916).
      No occupation

    12. [S750] HENVAN17, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1917).
      Not verified

    13. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1948-09-001004 (microfilm reel B13196); digital facsimile URL (accessed 10 Mar 2017): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/b3954a6b-5014-4fde-9973-982719c96c7c

    14. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1905-09-051156 (microfilm reel B11373)

    15. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1909-09-120755 (microfilm reel B11382)