Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Wrathall, John Richmond[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14]

Male 1910 - 1995  (84 years)


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  • Name Wrathall, John Richmond  
    Nickname Jack 
    Born 6 Dec 1910  Hazelton, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Gender Male 
    Marriage 25 Feb 1937  Terrace, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Bride: Lorna Winnifred Christy 
    • He lived in Prince Rupert and gave his occupation as photographer.
    Business Address/Year 1929-1938  Prince Rupert, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    322 3rd Ave. West
    Wrathall's Photo Finishing
    Prince Rupert, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1939-1950  Prince Rupert, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Continued past 1950 
    Address:
    320 3rd Ave. West
    Wrathall's Photo Finishing
    Prince Rupert, BC
    Canada 
    Died 28 Jul 1995  Prince Rupert, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Cremated 3 Aug 1995  Terrace Crematorium, Terrace, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Association Wrathall, William Walker (Relationship: Father) 
    Association Wrathall's Photo Finishing (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Person ID I1939  Camera Workers | W, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2021 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: The son of W.W. Wrathall, according to the Prince Rupert City and Regional Archives:

      ...John (Jack) Richmond Wrathall, who was born in Hazelton on December 6, 1910, and his sister, co-owner Vivian Comadina, carried on the family business in 1948 as Wrathall Photo Finishing Ltd.... The store was located at 322 3rd Ave West from 1925 to 1950 and then moved to 205 3rd Ave West from 1950-1972. Jack married Lorna Christy on February 25, 1937 and had one daughter, Lynn. Jack was in the RCNVR and then the Army Reserve. He was stationed with the 102nd RCA in Prince Rupert during the Second World War. He was active in the Elks and Moose Lodges and was also a member of the Royal Canadian Legion.... Jack died July 28, 1995 in Prince Rupert.

  • Sources 
    1. [S761] WRI28, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1928).
      Prince Rupert: not listed

    2. [S762] WRI29, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1929), 544.
      Prince Rupert: Wrathall John prop Wrathall's r 411 E 4

    3. [S763] WRI30, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1930), 536.
      Prince Rupert: Wrathall John prop Wrathall's r 336 W 5

    4. [S764] WRI31, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1931), 484.
      Prince Rupert: Wrathall John prop Wrathall's r 336 W 5

    5. [S765] WRI32, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1932), 469.
      Prince Rupert: Wrathall John prop Wrathall's r 336 W 5

    6. [S768] SUN34, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1934), 582.
      Prince Rupert: Wrathall John prop Wrathall's r 336 W 5

    7. [S769] SUN35, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1935), 700.
      Prince Rupert: Wrathall John R prop Wrathall's r 336 W 5

    8. [S771] SUN37, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1937), 316.
      Prince Rupert: Wrathall John R prop Wrathall's r Summit Apts

    9. [S772] SUN38, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1938), 485.
      Prince Rupert: Wrathall John R mgr Wrathall's Photo Finishing r 236 W 3

    10. [S774] SUN40, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1940), 304.
      Prince Rupert

    11. [S775] SUN41, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1941), 292.
      Prince Rupert: Wrathall John R photo fnshg 320 W 3rd Av r 236 W 3rd Av

    12. [S779] SUN45, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1945), 312.
      Prince Rupert

    13. [S780] SUN48, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1948).
      Prince Rupert

    14. [S1010] BCPR50, (Vancouver, BC: B.C. Directories, 1950), 193.
      Prince Rupert: Wrathall Jack of Wrathall's Photo Finishing r 139 E 4 Box 478

    15. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1995-09-015692; digital facsimile URL (accessed 7 Apr 2021): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/1854560e-d278-44c4-a332-64ebaada4a9f

    16. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1937-09-443465; digital facsimile URL (accessed 7 Apr 2021): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/ba269577-6450-4605-9fd6-9222db7fac41