Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Candlish, Mrs. Florence[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41]

Female 1883 - 1974  (90 years)


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  • Name Candlish, Florence 
    • VARIANT NAMES: MacKenzie, Florence (birth name); Candlish, Mrs. John.
    Title Mrs. 
    Born 1 May 1883  Glasgow, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 42
    Gender Female 
    Business Address/Year 1934-1942?  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    311 West Hastings St., no. 4
    King Photo Studio
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1918-1933  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    311 West Hastings St.
    King Photo Studio
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1943-1948  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    311 West Hastings St., no. 7
    King Photo Studio
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Died 6 Jan 1974  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [42, 43
    • Her permanent residence was listed on her death registration record as Gibsons, BC. According to an obituary in the Province newspaper, she resided at Roberts Creek.
    Cremated 7 Jan 1974  North Shore Crematorium, North Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [42
    Association King Photo Studio (Relationship: Clerk; Photographer; Retoucher) 
    Person ID I2134  Camera Workers | C, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2021 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial; Retoucher.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: According to the 1921 Canada census she and her husband immigrated in 1912. This is supported by immigration records found on Ancestry.ca and FamilySearch.org. She was married to a different John Candlish than John W. Candlish who was a photographer. Her husband worked as a building estimator in the 1921 Canada census. Mrs. Candlish worked for the King Photo Studio from around 1918 when she was first listed as a clerk there in the business directory. She was last associated with the King Photo Studio, where she spent her entire career, in the 1948 business directory.

  • Sources 
    1. [S917] Census of Canada 1921.
      Province of BC, District no. 13 Burrard, Enumeration sub-district no. 5 in Vancouver, p. 2, line 31

    2. [S750] HENVAN17, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1917).
      Vancouver: not listed

    3. [S751] HENVAN18, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1918), 431.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs F clk King Studio r 2906 4th Av W

    4. [S740] WRI18, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1918).
      Vancouver: not listed

    5. [S752] HENVAN19, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1919), 439.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence clk King Studio r 2906 4th W

    6. [S738] WRI19, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1919).
      Vancouver: not listed

    7. [S753] HENVAN20, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1920), 469.
      Vancouver: Candlish Florence clk King Studio r 2906 4th W

    8. [S739] WRI20, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1920).
      Vancouver: not listed

    9. [S754] HENVAN21, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1921), 515.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs F retoucher King Studio r 2, 2906 W 4th

    10. [S741] WRI21, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1921).
      Vancouver: not listed

    11. [S755] HENVAN22, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1922), 551.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs F asst King Studio r 2906 W 4th

    12. [S742] WRI22, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1922).
      Vancouver: not listed

    13. [S756] HENVAN23, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1923), 538.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence clk King Studio h 2912 W 8th

    14. [S809] WRI23, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1923), 1036.
      Vancouver: Candlish Florence retoucher King Studios h 2912 8th av W

    15. [S757] WRI24, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1924), 701.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence asst King Studio r 2912 8th av W

    16. [S758] WRI25, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1925), 747.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence retoucher King Studio h 2912 W 8

    17. [S759] WRI26, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1926), 791.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence photog King Studio h 2912 W 8

    18. [S760] WRI27, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1927), 815.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence photog King Studio r 2912 W 8

    19. [S761] WRI28, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1928), 934.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence retoucher King Studio r 2912 W 8

    20. [S762] WRI29, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1929), 784.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence retoucher King Studio h 2912 W 8

    21. [S763] WRI30, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1930), 774.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence retoucher King Studio h 3267 W 21

    22. [S764] WRI31, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1931), 725.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence photog King Studio r 3267 W 21

    23. [S765] WRI32, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1932), 707.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence photog King Studio h 3267 W 21

    24. [S766] WRIVAN33, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1933), 243.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence photog King Studio h 3267 W 21

    25. [S768] SUN34, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1934), 876.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence photog King Studio h 3267 W 21

    26. [S769] SUN35, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1935), 919.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence clk King Studio h 3267 W 21

    27. [S770] SUN36, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1936), 613.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence clk King Studio h 202, 1615 Trafalgar

    28. [S771] SUN37, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1937), 555.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence photog King Studio h 202, 1615 Trafalgar

    29. [S772] SUN38, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1938), 734.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence photog King Studio h 202, 1615 Trafalgar

    30. [S773] SUN39, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1939), 547.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence photog King Studio h 202, 1615 Trafalgar

    31. [S774] SUN40, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1940), 549.
      Vancouver: Candlish Mrs Florence photog King Studio r 3267 W 21

    32. [S775] SUN41, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1941).
      Vancouver: not listed

    33. [S776] SUN42, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1942), 557.
      Vancouver: Candlish Florence wid retoucher King Studio r 3803 W 19

    34. [S777] SUN43, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1943), 564.
      Vancouver: Candlish Florence wid retoucher King Studio r 3803 W 19

    35. [S778] SUN44, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1944), 549.
      Vancouver: Candlish Florence wid retoucher King Studio r 3803 W 19

    36. [S779] SUN45, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1945), 554.
      Vancouver: Candlish Florence wid J of King Studio r 3803 W 19

    37. [S714] SUN46, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1946), 613.
      Vancouver: Candlish Florence wid J of King Studio r 3803 W 19

    38. [S715] SUN47, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1947), 585.
      Vancouver: Candlish Florence wid J of King Studio r 3803 W 19

    39. [S780] SUN48, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1948).
      Vancouver: Candlish Florence wid J of King Studio r 3803 W 19

    40. [S811] BCVAN49, (Vancouver: B.C. Directories, [1949?]), 119.
      Vancouver: Candlish Florence wid J r 3803 W 19

    41. [S808] BCVAN50, (Vancouver : B.C. Directories, 1950), 119.
      Vancouver: Candlish Florence wid J r 3803 W 19

    42. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1974-09-001004 (microfilm B13330); digital facsimile URL (accessed 30 Jun 2021): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/9eccb130-a22b-4a24-9ffa-0051651cdd66

    43. [S650] (Vancouver) Province, 8 Jan 1974.
      Obituary