Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Edwards, John Bedford[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1894 - 1975  (80 years)


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  • Name Edwards, John Bedford 
    Born 23 Nov 1894  Aberavan, South Wales, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gender Male 
    Marriage 20 Jul 1922  Prince George, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Bride: Violet Thomas 
    • According to her death registration record (registration no. 1954-09-008854), her full name was Violet Annie Edwards (b. 11 Jul 1898, Wales, UK-d. 4 Sep 1954, Vancouver, BC).
    Business Address/Year 1932  North Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    501 Lonsdale
    North Vancouver, BC, BC
    Canada 
    Home Address/Year 1933  North Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Business Address/Year 1933-1934  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    28 E. 37 Ave.
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Home Address/Year 1934  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    5832 Ontario
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Died 29 Apr 1975  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 2 May 1975  Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Burnaby, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I928  Camera Workers | E, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 28 Mar 2017 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBusiness Address/Year - Address:
    28 E. 37 Ave.
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada - 1933-1934 - Vancouver, BC
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    Link to Google MapsHome Address/Year - Address:
    5832 Ontario
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada - 1934 - Vancouver, BC
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He worked in both North Vancouver and Vancouver as a photographer. When he married in 1922 in the Prince George City Hospital he was living in Nichol, BC, and his occupation was an automobile mechanic. According to his death registration record he was an x-ray technician for most of his working life and had worked at Vancouver General Hospital.

  • Sources 
    1. [S339] Voters List, (Victoria, B.C.: Province of British Columbia, 1874-), Ref. NW 324.1 B862., 1933.
      North Vancouver

    2. [S765] WRI32, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1932), 804.
      Greater Vancouver: "Edwards John B photog 501 Lonsdale N Van"

    3. [S766] WRIVAN33, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1933), 334.
      Greater Vancouver: "Edwards John B photog 28 E 37"

    4. [S768] SUN34, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1934), 989.
      Greater Vancouver: "Edwards John B (Violet) photog 28 E 37 r 5832 Ontario"

    5. [S652] BVIPA death registration.
      Registration no. 1975-09-007260 (microfilm B13342); digital facsimile URL (accessed 28 Mar 2017): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/a95943aa-e7e6-4bf2-8ef0-edcc8692c9b3

    6. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1922-09-251754 (microfilm B13744); digital facsimile URL (accessed 28 Mar 2017): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/b0ef9d7a-2f72-4ec8-a0d6-f84e304d5f91