SUPREME COURT OF BRITISH COLUMBIA
Victoria Court Registry
Orders Issued in Divorce and Matrimonial Causes, 1877-1931
Volume 4

 

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Vol. 4 Pages 100, 106 Petitioner: wife
Butler Frank Russell and Addis Margaret Dansey
Married 12 Jun 1912 at Calgary, AB Dissolved: 27 Jun 1921
Remarks: Filed 16 Jan 1920; last entry 22 Nov 1920. See his petition for divorce, v.3, p.198.
WWI Attestation: Frank Russel Butler, b.Oxfrod, ENG, 28 Dec 1891, r.Victoria, stockbroker, CE. NOK: Mrs Dansey Butler, 927 Collinson St, Victoria, wife. Papers signed: 4 Dec 1915, Victoria.
MR: Frederick Hooton, agent, bach., 27, CE, r.Victoria, b.ENG, s.o. Thomas Hooton, b.ENG & Sarah, b.ENG mar Margaret Dansey Addis, divorced, 29, CE, r.Victoria, b.ENG, d.o. Philip Addis, b.ENG & Annie, b.ENG, 14 Feb 1922, Victoria.

Vol. 4 Pages 111, 116 Petitioner: wife
Taylor Alfred and Thomas Alice Elizabeth
Married 24 Dec 1900 Dissolved: 5 Oct 1921
Remarks: Filed 19 Sep 1921; last entry 5 Oct 1921.
MR: Sydney George Brown, b.Shanghai, CHN, retired, divorced, 40, Ang, r.Langford, s.o. Thomas Brown, b.ENG & Alice Campbell, b.ENG mar Alice Elizabeth Taylor, 44, divorced, Ang, r.Langford, b.WLS, d.o. John Thomas, b.WLS & Sarah Jane Mugford, b.ENG, 4 Apr 1923, Victoria. (see v.4, p.192 for his first marriage)

Vol. 4 Pages 112, 124, 132 Petitioner: husband
Renfree James Francis and McQuarrie Kathleen
Married 31 Jul 1912 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 9 Nov 1921
Remarks: Child: Kathleen Audrey.
1901CEN: James Renfree, d.2, p.15, l.22.
MR: James Francis Renfree, 25, r. & b.Victoria, bach., gas fitter, Meth, father n/g, mother Susan Ann Merryfield mar Kathleen McQuarrie, 21, r.Victoria, b.New Westminster, spin., Psb, d.o. Robert McQuarrie & Elizabeth Smith, 31 Jul 1912, Victoria.

Vol. 4 Pages 117, 126, 130 Petitioner: husband
McCrossan George Edward and Lalande Grace Crysler
Married 31 Oct 1907 at Vancouver, BC Dissolved: 28 Nov 1921
Co-respondent(s): David Finklestein
Remarks: MR: George Edward McCrossan, 28, r.Vancouver, b.Winnipeg, MB, bach., barrister, Meth, s.o. Thomas & Jane mar Grace Crysler Lalande, 23, r.Vancouver, b.Morrisburg, ON, spin., CE, d.o. Abraham & Alice, 31 Oct 1907, Vancouver.
DRI: George Edward McCrossan, 8 Dec 1944, 64, Vancouver.

Vol. 4 Pages 120, 149 Petitioner: wife
Ballam Charles and --- Louisa Mary
Married 24 Dec 1915 at Windsor, BRK, ENG Dissolved: 28 Mar 1922
Remarks: See his second divorce v.5, p.360.
WWI Attestation: Charles Ballam, b.Liverpool, ENG, 25 Dec 1885, mechanic, single. NOK: Richard Ballam, Chief of Police, Liverpool, ENG, father. Papers signed: 5 Feb 1915, Victoria.
MR: Charles Ballam, plumber, divorced, 36, free thinker, r.127 Bushby St, Victoria, b.Liverpool, ENG, s.o. Richard Ballam, b.CAV, IRL & Frances Seaman, b.CAV, IRL mar Maud Gladys Crichton, cashier in business house, 26, free thinker, r.Victoria, b.London, ENG, d.o. William Frederick Crichton, b.Plymouth, ENG & Ellen Carter, b.London, ENG, 23 Nov 1922, Victoria.
DRI: Charles Ballam, 80, b.Liverpool, ENG, 25 Dec 1885, d.Saanich, 4 Feb 1966, r.1133 Goodwin St, Oak Bay, retired plumber, h.o. Ellen Petticrew, s.o. Richard Ballam, b.IRL & Frances Seaman, b.IRL.

Vol. 4 Pages 122, 123, 145, 189 Petitioner: husband
Bittancourt Lyndell Arthur and Winnett Ruth Adelya
Married 20 Oct 1915 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 22 Feb 1922 Absolute: 20 Dec 1922
Co-respondent(s): Frank J. Beaver
Remarks: MR: Lyndell Arthur Bittancourt, 21, bach., gas engineer, r. & b.Victoria, CE, s.o. Abraham Reid Bittancourt, sea captain & Emma Billett mar Ruth Adelia Winnett, 18, spin., r.Victoria, Cong, b.Los Angeles, CA, USA, d.o. John William Winnett, manufacturer & Lydia Roe, 20 Oct 1915, Victoria.
MR: Lyndell Arthur Bittancourt, engineer, div, 30, CE, r.Salt Spring Island, b.Victoria, s.o.Abraham Reid Bittancourt, b.Salt Spring Island & Emma Billet, Ang mar Nora Elizabeth Ashton, spin, 28, CE, r.Salt Spring Island, b.ENG, d.o. Thomas Ashton, b.ENG & Aeta Appleyard, b.ENG, 27 Nov 1923, Vancouver.

Vol. 4 Pages 125, 130, 191, 226 Petitioner: wife
Harrison William Lavare and --- Florence
Married 26 Jun 1912 at Toronto, ON Dissolved: 30 Jun 1923 Absolute: 4 Sep 1923
Remarks: The citation was sent to Oakland, CA, USA.

Vol. 4 Pages 127, 135, 136 Petitioner: husband
La Bau David and --- Maud or Helene M.
Remarks: Filed 10 Nov 1921; last entry, 26 Jan 1922. The petition was dismissed.
DR: David Labau, 63, b.Stoutsberg, NJ, USA, 4 Mar 1859, d.Victoria, 9 Feb 1922, married, r.Campbell Building, Douglas St, parents n/g.
DN, Times, 13 Feb 1922, p.1: Dr. David La Bau, f.o. Nelson & Spokane, mar Miss Hayward in Nelson about 1896, leaves Mrs La Bau & a dau.

Vol. 4 Pages 128 Petitioner: wife
Murphy Thomas Francis and Dorr Rachel Lucile
Married 14 Oct 1902 at Vancouver, BC
Co-respondent(s): Lizzie Kelly
Remarks: Filed 18 Nov 1921.
MR: Thomas Murphy, 25, r.Vancouver, b.Cariboo, BC, bach., operator telegraph, Psb, s.o. Jonas Murphy & Ellen White mar Rachael Dorr, 18, r.Vancouver, b.Davenport, IA, USA, spin, Psb, d.o. Joseph Dorr & Marguerite Lacosse, 14 Oct 1902, Vancouver.

Vol. 4 Pages 129, 137, 142 Petitioner: wife
McCallum Arthur H. K. and MacKenzie Mary Frances
Married 21 Dec 1915 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 20 Feb 1922
Remarks: He was a r.o. Seattle, WA, USA.
1901CEN: Howard H.K. McCallum, d.A1, p.19, l.17.
MR: Arthur Howard Kirkman McCallum, 19, bach., army officer, r.Foul Bay, Victoria, b.Cowichan, CE, s.o. Arthur Campbell McCallum, mining engineer & Caroline King Hurst mar Mary Frances MacKenzie, 17, spin., r.1880 St. Annes St., Oak Bay, b.CO, USA, RC, d.o.Charles Alexander MacKenzie, engineer & Winifred Leona Destory, 21 Dec 1915, Victoria.
WWI Attestation: Arthur Howard Kirkman McCallum, b.Cowichan, 22 Apr 1896, r.1226 South Hampshire Rd, Victoria, officer in active militia, CE. NOK: Mrs Mary Francis McCallum, wife, same address. Papers signed: 9 Feb 1916, Victoria.

Vol. 4 Pages 131, 156, 159 Petitioner: wife
Birnie Charles Henry and Hand Ethel May
Married 18 Oct 1911 Dissolved: 30 May 1922
Remarks: See his second divorce, v.5, p.365.
BR: Ethel May Hand, 6 Apr 1892, d.o.Robert Hand, labourer & Elizabeth Wallace, Victoria, a twin.
WWI Attestation: Charles Henry Birnie, b.Simcoe Co, ON, 2 Sep 1886, painter. NOK: Ethel May Birnie, wife, 1348 Grant St, Victoria. Papers signed: 21 Aug 1918, Vernon, BC.
MR: Charles Henry Birnie, 25, r.Vancouver, b.Barrie, ON, printer, Bapt, s.o. James David & Janet Sibbald mar Ethel May Hand (d.10, p.25, l.21), 19, r.Victoria, b.Barrie, ON, Meth, d.o. Robert & Elizabeth Wallace, 18 Oct 1911, Victoria.
DR: Charles Birnie, b.ON, 2 Sep 1886, d.Vancouver, 25 Jan 1875, r.2548 Pandora St, Vancouver, retired, h.o. Edith Selene Waterfield, s.o. James David Birnie, b.ON & Janet ----, b.ON.

Vol. 4 Pages 134 Petitioner: husband
Whitbread Herbert and Metcalf Jessie Emily
Co-respondent(s): George Phillips
Remarks: Filed 22 Dec 1921.
DR: Jessie Emily Phillips, b.Kings Lynn, ENG, 25 May 1883, d.Vancouver, 30 Jun 1952, r.1661 E 34th Ave, Vancouver, wid of William George Phillips, d.o. William Metcalf, b.ENG & Lucy Maud Wright, b.ENG.
DR: Herbert Whitbread, 71, b.Halifax, YKS, ENG, 26 Oct 1887, d.Victoria, 27 Sep 1959, r.1702 Quadra St, Victoria, h.o.Eveline Taylor, s.o.Thomas Henry Whitbread, b.ENG & Sarah Elizabeth Halliday, b.ENG.

Vol. 4 Pages 139; v.5, p.45, 56 Petitioner: wife
Prescott Alfred and Fraser Elizabeth
Married 16 Nov 1918 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 28 Nov 1924
Co-respondent(s): Poppy Proctor & Esther Anderson
Remarks: Child: Beverley Jessie.
MRI: Alfred Prescott, musician, 31, r.Victoria, b.London, ENG, CE, s.o. William Prescott, journalist, ENG & Mary Carpenter mar Elizabeth Fraser, 21, stenographer, r.256 Superior St, Victoria, b.Calgary, AB, Psb, d.o. Duncan Graham Fraser, rancher & Jessie Spalding, 16 Nov 1918, Victoria.
MR: Alfred Prescott, musician, divorced, 36, CE, r.Savoy Mansions, Victoria, b.London, ENG, s.o. Charles Prescott, b.London, ENG & Mrs Carpenter, b.London, ENG mar Esther Anderson, 29, pin., Lu, r.Seattle, WA, USA, b.WI, USA, d.o. Thomas Anderson, b.DEN & Annette Walters, b.NOR, 1 Apr 1925, Victoria.
DRI: Alfred Prescott, 23 Jun 1948, 61, Victoria.

Vol. 4 Pages 140, 158 Petitioner: wife
Green Alexander Edgar and --- Lavinia McPhee
Married 18 Dec 1907 at Cedar Rapids, IA, USA Dissolved: 16 Mar 1922
Remarks: DR: Alexander Edgar Green, 78, b.ENG, 4 Jul 1865, d.Vancouver, 31 Aug 1943, r.912 Broughton, Vancouver, contractor, plumbing & heating, h.o. Mary Josephine Heavey, s.o.Frederick Green, b.ENG & Mary Anne Windmilll, b.ENG.

Vol. 4 Pages 143; v.5, p.169 Petitioner: husband
Wheeler Sydney Henry and --- Mary Josephine
Married 20 Jul 1909 at Guelph, ON Dissolved: 6 Dec 1926
Co-respondent(s): William A. Robertson & Robert Vipond
Remarks: The citation was sent to Mary Josephine's mother, Mrs Gavin, 49 Young St, Girlington, Bradford, ENG. Children: James Henry, 16; Winnifred Mary, 15 & Herbert Joseph, 13.
MR: Robert Vipond, clerk, wid, 47, Meth, r.Victoria, b.Vancouver Island, s.o. George Vipond, b.ENG & ----, b.ENG mar Mary Josephine Wheeler, housemaid, 35, divorced, RC, r.Victoria, b.IRL, d.o. Peter -----, b.IRL & Annie, b.IRL, 17 Mar 1927, Oak Bay.
MN, Times, 18 Mar 1927, p.8: Mrs May Josephine Wheeler mar Robert Vipond, both of Victoria.
DR: Sydney Henry Wheeler, 62, b.London, ENG, 8 Jan 1884, d.Duncan, 27 Feb 1946, single, carpenter or general housejoiner, r.584 Gorge Rd W., Victoria, s.o. James Henry Wheeler, b.ENG, mother n/k.

Vol. 4 Pages 147, 186, 201 Petitioner: wife
Roberts Bertram Ley and Hall Edith Howard
Married 1 Jun 1912 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 7 Mar 1923
Remarks: Children: Cylde & Ida.
MR: Bertram Ley Roberts, 30, r.1200 Dominion Rd, Victoria, b.London, ENG, bach., law student, CE, s.o. Alford & Alice mar Edith Howard Hall, 20 y, 11 m, r.1200 Dominion Rd, Victoria, b.Salford, Manchester, ENG, spin., CE, d.o. Joseph Henry & Nancy, 1 Jun 1912, Victoria.
MR: Richard Thomas Oliver Trurran, chaffeur, bach., 48, CE, r. & b.Victoria, s.o. Edward Turran, b.ENG & Nancy, b.ENG mar Edith Howard Roberts, div, 31, CE, r.Victoria, b.ENG, d.o. Joseph Hall, b.ENG & Nancy, b.ENG, 27 Mar 1923, Victoria.

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