Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Berg, John[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Male 1921 - 1978  (57 years)


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  • Name Berg, John 
    Born 4 Jun 1921  Alexandrader, Cuban, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1947-1948  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    3631 West Broadway Ave.
    Berg's Studios
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1948  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    3631 West Braodway Ave.
    Paramount Ltd.
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Marriage 23 Apr 1948  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Bride: Ann Marie Fellinger 
    • Her name appears as Ann on his death registration record and she signed the record with that spelling; on their gravestone it is spelled Anna; other sources give it as Anne.
    Business Address/Year 1949  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address undetermined 
    Died 27 Nov 1978  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Although he died in Vancouver, he resided in Chilliwack.
    Buried 30 Nov 1978  Saint Mary's Cemetery, Sardis, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    • Sardis, once a separate community, is part of Chilliwack.
    Association Berg's Studios (Relationship: Co-proprietor) 
    Association Paramount Ltd. (Relationship: Co-proprietor) 
    Person ID I2150  Camera Workers | B, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2021 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He operated Berg's Studios with W.G.B. Millar in 1947 and 1948 at the same address as Paramount Ltd. Following his brief career as a photographer after military service during World War Two, he became a life insurance agent and moved to Chilliwack, BC.

  • Sources 
    1. [S714] SUN46, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1946).
      Vancouver: not listed

    2. [S715] SUN47, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1947), 540.
      Vancouver: Berg John of Berg's Studios r 255 E 15

    3. [S780] SUN48, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1948), 396.
      Vancouver: Berg John of Berg's Studios r 255 E 15

    4. [S811] BCVAN49, (Vancouver: B.C. Directories, [1949?]), 76.
      Vancouver: Berg John (Anne) photog h 2554 Kitchener

    5. [S808] BCVAN50, (Vancouver : B.C. Directories, 1950), 76.
      Vancouver: Berg John (Anne) agt Sovereign Life h 2554 Kitchener

    6. [S693] Chilliwack Progress, 10, 29 Nov 1978.
      "John Berg"
      Obit.

    7. [S924] Ancestry.ca (Web site).
      Hans John Berg [family tree]
      URL (accessed 11 Jul 2021): https://www.ancestrylibrary.ca/family-tree/person/tree/27571270/person/5019174595/facts

    8. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1978-09-018567 (microfilm B13591); digital facsimile URL (accessed 11 Jul 2021): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/252df8aa-fc33-48c8-a6cf-d35f3fe13f94

    9. [S832] Find a Grave (Web site).
      John Dennis Berg
      URL (accessed 11 Jul 2021): https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/146678550/john-dennis-berg