Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Thompstone, Mark William[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11]

Male 1870? - 1934


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  • Name Thompstone, Mark William 
    Born 1870?  Manchester, Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Aug 1934  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 4 Sep 1934  Royal Oak Burial Park, Saanich, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I969  Camera Workers | T, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2021 

  • Photos
    M.W. Thompstone identifying mark.
    M.W. Thompstone identifying mark.
    From a digital facsimile print.

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He worked for several years in Duncan, BC. According to his obituary "he had been a resident of this city [Victoria] and other Vancouver Island points for about thirty years. He was a member of the Legion of Frontiersmen and the Army and Navy Veterans."
    • IDENTIFYING MARKS: Print surface may be titled, numbered and marked "Photo by Thompstone Duncan"
    • FORMATS: Postcards.

  • Sources 
    1. [S46] COLLECTION: BVIPA.
      Prints

    2. [S339] Voters List, (Victoria, B.C.: Province of British Columbia, 1874-), Ref. NW 324.1 B862., 1911, 1913, 1916.
      Duncan

    3. [S792] PROVI09, (Victoria: Provincial Publishing, 1909).
      Duncan and Victoria: not listed

    4. [S732] HEN10, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1910).
      Duncan and Victoria: not listed

    5. [S793] HENVIC10, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1911).
      Duncan and Victoria: not listed

    6. [S796] HENVIC12, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1912), 696.
      Duncan: Thompstone, M.W., Photographer Photos Developed, Printed and Enlarged Views of Duncan and District

    7. [S798] HENVIC13, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1913), 135.
      Duncan: Thompstone, M.W., Photographer, Photos Developed, Printed and Enlarged, Views of Duncan and District

    8. [S745] HENVIC14, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1914), 794.
      Duncan: Thompstone, M.W., Photographer, Photos Developed, Printed and Enlarged, Views of Duncan and District

    9. [S802] HENVIC15, (Victoria: Henderson Publishing, 1915), 718.
      Duncan: Thompstone M W photogr

    10. [S740] WRI18, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1918).
      Duncan and Victoria: not listed

    11. [S303] Grant (2002), Peter Grant, (Victoria, B.C.: TouchWood Editions, 2002).

    12. [S628] (Victoria) Colonist, (Victoria: Colonist), 5, 2 Sep 1934.
      "Legion Member Called by Death"
      Obit.