||Vol. 5 Pages 351, 356 Petitioner: wife
Fairweather David Andrew and --- Martha
Married 6 Mar 1919 at Winnipeg, MB Dissolved: 26 Feb
Remarks: DR: David Andrew Fairweather, 55,
b.Montrose, SCT, 12 Sep 1887, d.Essondale, 23 Nov 1942,
r.Victoria, divorced, druggist, s.o. David Arthur
Fairweather, b.SCT, mother n/g.
Vol. 5 Pages 353 Petitioner: wife
Aldred Edgar and --- Ellen
Married 15 Sep 1928 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 18 Feb
Remarks: MN: Times, 30 Oct 1933, p.6: Catherine,
2nd d.o. Mr & Mrs C.M. Law, Princess Ave mar Edgar
G. Aldred; will live at 'The Gables', Fort St.
Vol. 5 Pages 354 Petitioner: husband
Beasley Harry Burkholder and Keating
Married 15 Jan 1915 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 18 Feb
Co-respondent(s): Adrian Jacob Sem Van Alphen
Remarks: Child: Gladwyn Helen.
MR: Harry Burkholder Beasley, 22, bach., braker, r.943
St. Charles St, Victoria, b.Donald, BC, Ang, s.o. Harry
Exeter Beasley, General Supt., of E. & N.R.R. &
Catherine Griffith mar Gertrude Keating, 21, spin,
housekeeper, r.1015 Carberry Gardens, b.Toronto, ON, RC,
d.o. Frank Keating, dec. & Catherine O'Brien, 5 Jan
DRI: Harry Burkholder Beasley, 26 Nov 1972, 79,
Vol. 5 Pages 355 Petitioner: wife
Robilliard John Isaac and Lyons
Married 21 Feb 1920 at Vancouver, BC Dissolved: 20 Feb
Remarks: MR: John Isaac Robilliard, 27, bach.,
vulcanizer, r.1121 Keefer St, Vancouver, b.Alert Bay,
BC, Meth, s.o. John Robilliard, fisherman & Matilda
Cartwright mar Charlotte Annie Lyons, 23, spin.,
r.Vancouver, b.London, ENG, CE, d.o. Edwin Henry Lyons,
builder & Elizabeth Jones, 21 Feb 1920, Vancouver.
DRI: John Isaac Robilliard, 12 Jun 1957, 64, Nanaimo.
Vol. 5 Pages 357 Petitioner: wife
Jensen Neils Lund
and --- Frances
Married 5 Dec 1921 at Calgary, AB Dissolved: 26 Feb 1930
Remarks: Child: Earl Austin.
Vol. 5 Pages 358 Petitioner: wife
Brill Benjamin and --- Mary
Married 23 Aug 1916 at Winnipeg, MB Dissolved: 26 Feb
Remarks: DR: Mary Brill, b.RUS, 15 Deb 1893,
d.Victoria, 23 Jun 1973, r.1115 Richardson St, Victoria,
divorced from Benjamin Brill, parents n/k.
Vol. 5 Pages 359 Petitioner: husband
Rose Ernest Warwick and Dobbie
Married 5 Oct 1927 Dissolved: 11 Mar 1930
Co-respondent(s): Charles Allison
Remarks: DR: Hannah Elizabeth Rose, b.ENG, 24 Sep
1897, d.Victoria, 7 Apr 1952, r.1281 Debman St,
Victoria, divorced from Ernest Warwick Rose, d.o. ----
Dobbie, b.ENG, mother n/k.
Vol. 5 Pages 360, 363, 369 Petitioner: husband
Ballam Charles and Crichton
Married 23 Nov 1922 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 26 Mar
Co-respondent(s): John M. Sloan
Remarks: See his first divorce v.4, p.120.
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
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. 5 Pages 361, 368, 373 Petitioner: wife
Pimm Thomas William and Rudling
Married 3 Mar 1917 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 19 Mar
Remarks: Children: Edith Mary, b.22 Sep 1919
& Robert Edward, b.6 Jun 1922.
MR: Thomas William Pimm, 33, bach., steward, r.Victoria,
b.ENG, Ang, s.o. John W. Pimm, engineer & Mary Ann
Kamp mar Annie Alice Rudling, 33, spin, r.Victoria,
b.ENG, Ang, d.o. John Rudling, painter & Martha
Saunders, 3 Feb 1917, Victoria.
Vol. 5 Pages 362 Petitioner: wife
Bland Francis Christopher
and Thomas Mary
Married 5 Oct 1912 at Vancouver, BC Dissolved: 19 Mar
Remarks: Children: Frank Walter, 17 y; Mary
Irene, 16; Dorothy Kay, 7 & June Flora, 3.
MR: Francis Christopher Bland, 22, r.Victoria, b.BC,
bach., engineer, Ang, s.o. Henry Joseph Bland & Mary
Frances Ryan mar Mary Martha Thomas, 21, r.Victoria,
b.BC, spin., Ang, d.o. William James Thomas & Mary
Ellen Waterhouse, 5 Oct 1912, Vancouver.
Vol. 5 Pages 364 Petitioner: wife
D'Arcy James Christopher and --- Nellie
Married 23 Jul 1928 Dissolved: 24 Mar 1930
Remarks: DR: James D'Arcy, b.IRL, Aug 1906,
d.Victoria, 26 Jan 1935, r.816 Kings Rd, Victoria,
single, laborer, s.o. James D'Arcy, b.IRL & Mary
DN, Times, 8 Jan 1935, p.9: James D'Arcy, 28, s.o. Mr
& Mrs James D'Arcy, r.816 Kings Rd, b.Dublin, IRL,
d.Victoria, in Victoria 24 y, leaves parents; sis: Miss
Madeline, Mrs H. Mercer & Mrs R. Simpson, Victoria;
BR: Christopher, Seattle, WA, USA.
Vol. 5 Pages 365 Petitioner: wife
Birnie Charles Henry and Schofield
Married 17 Jul 1920 at Seattle, WA, USA Dissolved: 27
Remarks: See his first divorce, v.4,
name was entered as Hilda Schofield, otherwise known as
Hilda Birnie. He was already married to Ethel May Hand
when he married Hilda Schofield. Children: Charles Henry
Johnathan, b.11 Feb 1920 & Vincent Sibbald, b.26 Jan
DR: Vincent Sibbal Birnie, 11, b.Seattle, WA. USA, 26
Jan 1921, d.Saanich, 9 Feb 1932, r.931 Inverness St,
Saanich, s.o.Charles Henry Birnie, b.ON & Hilda
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,
MR: Percival Charles Richards, reporter, bach., 21,
Meth, r.1048 1/2 Pandora Ave, Victoria, b.Bristol, ENG,
s.o. Frederick W. Richards, b.ENG & Emily Healey,
b.ENG mar Hilda Schofield, spin, 21, Meth, r.1142
Caledonia Ave, Victoria, b.Victoria, d.o. Charles
Schofield, b.ENG & Hannah McKinlay, b.ENG, 20 May
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. 5 Pages 366 Petitioner: husband
Arthur and --- Norma A.
Married 20 Aug 1928 at Seattle, WA, USA Dissolved: 31
Co-respondent(s): Homer H. Craver,
RBCR: Okell, George Arthur, 83 y, 10 Feb 1962 BC, b.ENG.
DR: George Arthur Okell, b.ENG, 21 Mar 1878, d.Victoria,
10 Feb 1962, r.2829 Lake End Rd, Langford, retired city
assessor & collector, h.o. Mabel Mary Essler, s.o.
Samuel Mosscrop Okell, b.ENG & Mary Elizabeth
Vol. 5 Pages 367 Petitioner: wife
Little Louis Archibald and --- Dorothy
Married 15 Apr 1929 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 17 Apr
Remarks: See his first divorce v.5, p.333.
Vol. 5 Pages 370 Petitioner: wife
Pownall Harry Graham and Bellew
Married 28 Apr 1920 at Vancouver Dissolved: 12 May 1930
Remarks: MR: Harry Graham Pownall, 36, bach.,
civil engineer, r.Victoria, b.Montreal, QC, CE, s.o.
Robert Pownall, insurance agent & Margaret Diamond
mar Gladys Procter Bellew, 25, spin, r. &
b.Liverpool, ENG, CE, d.o. Henry Bellew, optician &
Helen Rebecca Dodds, 28 Apr 1920, Vancouver.
DR: Harry Graham Pownall, b.Montreal, QC, 3 Feb 1881,
d.Vancouver, 10 Feb 1950, r.1125 Granville St,
Vancouver, wid of Gladys Proctor Bellew, s.o. Robert
Pownall, b.ENG & Mary Margaret Diamond, b.ENG.
Vol. 5 Pages 371 Petitioner: husband
Kaltenbach Reginald Frederick and Hill
Married 10 Jun 1922 at Vancouver, BC Dissolved: 29 May
Co-respondent(s): Edward Montgomery
Remarks: Children: Frederick Reginald; Rose
Cleofina; Emily & Mary Rita.
MR: Reginald Frederick Kaltenbach, jeweler, bach., 19,
RC, r.1956 Albart St, Vancouver, b.Cardiff, WLS, s.o.
Frederick Kaltenbach, b.Cardiff, WLS & Emily
Harrison, b.Cardiff, WLS mar Elizabeth Esther Hill,
spin, 15, RC, r.930 Harvey St, Vancouver, b.Manchester,
ENG, d.o.John Hill, b.ENG & Agnes Andrew, b.Glasgow,
SCT, 10 Jun 1922, Vancouver.
Vol. 5 Pages 372, 390 Petitioner: husband
Abbott Charles William and Carloss
Married 25 Mar 1926 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 23 Dec
Co-respondent(s): Andrew Vernon Hart
Remarks: MR: Charles William Abbott, general
work, bach., 24, CE, r.Saanich, b.Victoria, s.o. John,
b.ENG & Ada, b.ENG (d.12, p.17, l.17-8) mar Susan
Carloss, spin, 22, CE, r. & b.Victoria, d.o. Daniel,
b.ENG & Harriett, b.ENG, 22 Mar 1926, Victoria.
Vol. 5 Pages 374, 381 Petitioner: husband
Ross Reginald Carew and Bevan
Married 27 Feb 1930 at Bellingham, WA, USA Dissolved: 2
Remarks: Her name was entered as Mary Maud Ross
(otherwise Bevan). Both were entered as 'of Victoria'.
This marriage was annulled - no reason was given.
DR: Reginald Carew Ross, 78, b.Edinburgh, SCT, 5 Jun
1876, d.Saanich, 19 Apr 1955, r.Union Club, Victoria,
wid of Ethel Thomas, s.o. William Ross, b.Edinburgh, SCT
& Ellen Gibson, b.Edinburgh, SCT.
Vol. 5 Pages 376, 382 Petitioner: husband
Leason Roy and Vasheresse
Married 8 Aug 1927 at Seattle, WA, USA Dissolved: 14 Oct
Co-respondent(s): Alexander Wilkinson &
Remarks: DR: Angelina Josephina Leason,
b.Nanaimo, 14 Feb 1909, d.Chemainus, 7 Feb 1981, w.o.
Roy Leason, d.o. Albert Vasheresse, b.FRA &
Philomine Day, b.BEL.
Vol. 5 Pages 377 Petitioner: wife
Witty John Frederick and Smith
Married 2 Oct 1922 at Victoria, BC
Remarks: Filed 2 Oct 1922.
MR: John Frederick Witty, bach., 25, Meth, r &
b.Victoria, s.o. John Witty, b.Victoria & Emily
Davis, b.Victoria mar Queenie Sarah Smith, spin, 18, CE,
r.Victoria, b.ENG, d.o. William Smith, b.ENG &
Jemima? Smith, b.ENG, 2 Oct 1922, Victoria.
Vol. 5 Pages 378, 380 Petitioner: wife
Crouch Philip Gordon Chester and ---
Married 25 Sep 1907 at Battleford, SK Dissolved: 23 Sep
Remarks: Children: Phyllis, Cecil & Maureen.
WWI Attestation: Philip Gordon Chester Crouch,
b.Bibsagel, IND, 10 Apr 1885, r.816 Dunsmuir Rd,
Esquimalt, mechanical engineer, married with 4 children.
NOK: Bessie Belmont Crouch, 816 Dunsmuir Rd, Esquimalt,
wife. Papers signed: 13 Jun 1916, Victoria.
Vol. 5 Pages 379, 383, 385 Petitioner: husband
Wilson James and Wederell
Co-respondent(s): William Howard Carnes McGregor
(d.13, p.1, l.12)
Remarks: This petition for divorce was dismissed,
10 Nov 1930.
DR: Gladys Edith Wilson, b.ESS, ENG, 18 Dec 1885,
d.Coquitlam, 17 Sep 1972, r.Port Coquitlam, wid of James
Wilson, d.o. Arthur Hugh Wederell, b.ENG & Edith
Vol. 5 Pages 384 Petitioner: husband
Pullen John Cecil and Gallaway
Married 17 Mar 1927 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 12 Nov
Co-respondent(s): L.A. Baker
Remarks: Child: Beatrice Constance.
MR: John Cecil Pullen, electrician, bach, 25, CE, r.649
Admirals, Victoria, b.JSY, CI, s.o. George Herbert
Pullen, b.CON, ENG & Lilly Elizabeth Whitt,
b.Fording Bridge, SOM, ENG mar Edith May Gallaway,
cashier, spin, 21, Psb, r.218 Beverley Apts, Victoria,
b.Fort Ruge, Winnipeg, MB, d.o. George Gallaway,
b.Cremore, ON & Elenor Winson, b.Manchester, ENG, 17
Mar 1927, Victoria.
Vol. 5 Pages 386 Petitioner: husband
Philbrook Harold Gordon and France
Married 9 Jun 1920 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 27 Nov
Co-respondent(s): Sidney Ware
Remarks: MR: Harold Gordon Philbrook, 23, bach.,
clerk, r.Vicoria, b.ENG, CE, s.o. George, gentleman
& Esther mar Mabel France, 21, spin., r.Victoria,
b.ENG, CE, d.o. Herbert, gentleman & Emily, 9 Jun
DRI: Harold Gordon Philbrook, 18 Nov 1966, 69, Victoria.
Vol. 5 Pages 387, 389 Petitioner: husband
Newman John Nelson and Luthe
Married 5 Dec 1913 at Saskatoon, SK Dissolved: 23 Dec
Co-respondent(s): William Alexander Gardiner
Remarks: DR: John Nelson Newman, b.Lennox, ON, 13
Jul 1883, d.Victoria, 16 Mar 1948, r.999 Burdette Ave,
Victoria, retired steam engineer, divorced from Mary
Frances Luthe, s.o. ---- Newman, b.Bedford, ENG, mother
Vol. 5 Pages 388 Petitioner: wife
Edmunds Thomas Morgan and Dopping-Hepenstal
Married 2 Nov 1926 at Vancouver, BC Dissolved: 19 Dec
Remarks: Child: Diana Dopping.
MR: Thomas Morgan Edmunds, paper mill employee, bach.,
27, CE, r.Powell River, b.Nanaimo, s.o. William Edmunds,
b.Cardiff, WLS & Mary Hurst, b.Bolton, LAN, ENG mar
Juanita Irene Dopping-Hepenstal, nurse, spin., 21, CE,
r.Duncan, b.Brownsburg, QC, d.o. Ralph, 2 Nov 1926,
DRI: Thomas Morgan Edmunds, Dopping-Hepenstal, b.LOG,
IRL & Ruby Thompson, b.Montreal, QC, 21 Nov 1942,
Vol. 5 Pages 391 Petitioner: husband
Connor Martin and Campbell
Married 13 Nov 1927 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 23 Dec
Co-respondent(s): Archie Ward
Remarks: MR: Martin Connor, seaman, bach., 24,
RC, r.2640 Rose St, Victoria, b.ENG, s.o. James Connor,
b.ENG & Elizabeth Metcalf, b.ENG mar Mary Campbell,
spin., 21, Psb, r.409 Simcoe St, Victoria, parents n/g,
13 Nov 1927, Victoria.
DRI: Martin Connor, 22 Mar 1969, 65, Saanich.
Vol. 5 Pages 392, 396 Petitioner: wife
Hanley Kenneth Martin and Green
Married 9 Sep 1918 at Vancouver, BC Dissolved: 23 Feb
Remarks: WWI Attestation: Kenneth Martin Hanley,
b.Glengarry, ON, 2 Jul 1886, r.464 Gorge Rd, Victoria,
carpenter. NOK: Annie Hanley, wife (married 10 Jan
1910), same address. Papers signed: 1 Oct 1918,
MR: Kenneth Martin Hanley, 23, r.Michel, BC,
b.Greenfield, Glengarry, ON, bach, carpenter, Psb, s.o.
Alexander Hanley & Annie Urquhart mar Frances Agnes
Kay, r.Michel, BC, b.DFS, SCT, Psb, wid, d.o. William
Kay & Mary Stewart, 10 Jan 1910, Cranbrook.
MR: Kenneth Martin Hanley, 39, divorced, carpenter,
r.139 Cordon? St, Vancouver, b.Glengarry, ON, Psb, s.o.
Alexander Hanley, farmer & Annie Urquhart mar Annie
Green, 36, spin., waitress, r.Victoria, b.ENG,
d.o.Walter Green, dead & Rosella Lawton, 9 Sep 1918,
Vol. 5 Pages 397 Petitioner: husband
Handley Oswald Henry and Hine
Married 25 Mar 1930
Remarks: This marriage was ordered null and
void, 24 Feb 1931, by reason of an existing marriage
between Olive Winifred Handley and Walter John
Duncalfe.(see v.5, p.398)
MR: Oswald Henry Handley, 22, bach., engineer,
r.Vancouver, b.ENG, Psb, s.o. Philip Handley, farmer
& Julia Elizabeth Edwards mar Sarah Fields Fairley,
21, spin, waitress, r.Vancouver, b.SCT, Psb, d.o. Henry
Fairley, baker & Margaret Fields, 25 Nov 1914,
WWI Attestation: Oswald Henry Handley, b.9 Mar 1892,
r.1033 Howe St, Vancouver, locomotive engineer. NOK:
Sarah Fields Handley, wife same address. Papers signed:
5 Jul 1916, Vancouver.
MR: Henry Johnston Archibald, 32, divorced, clerk, New
Westminster, b.Brisbane, AUS, Bapt, s.o. David Johnston
Archibald, engineer & Margaret Dixon mar Sarah Field
Handley, 22, divorced, housekeeper, r.Vancouver,
b.Broxham?, SCT, Psb, d.o. Henry Handley (as entered -
should be Fairley), baker & Margaret Fields, 8 Jan
1920, New Westminster.
DRI: Henry Oswald Handley, 25 Jul 1978, 86, Victoria.
Vol. 5 Pages 398 Petitioner: wife
Duncalfe Walter John and Hine
Married 22 Mar 1909 at Victoria, BC Dissolved: 24 Feb
Remarks: Children: Walter John & Eleanor
Olive. See also v.5, p.398 for her other matrimonial
1901CEN: Walter Duncalf, d.19, p.1, l.30.
MR: Walter John Duncalfe, 21, r.Victoria, b.Winnipeg,
MB, bach., street car conductor, CE, s.o. Walter John
Duncalfe, mother n/g mar Olive Winifred Brunet Hine, 17,
r.Victoria, b.ENG, CE, spin, d.o. Charles & Annie
Hine, 22 Mar 1909, Victoria.
Vol. 5 Pages 399, 408; v.6, p.93, 94 Petitioner:
Syrja Jacob and Hartman
Married 2 Jun 1909 at Seattle, WA, USA Dissolved: 10 Feb
Co-respondent(s): John Hill
Remarks: DR: Elina Syrja, 81, b.Elina Syrja,
b.Helsinki, FIN, 26 Sep 1884, d.Chase River, 29 Jul
1966, r.Chase River, BC, divorced from Jacob Syrja, d.o.
---- Hartman, b.FIN, mother n/k.
DRI: Jacob Syrja, 88, b.Lappa, FIN, d.Nanaimo, 20 Jul
1970, r. Chase River, BC, retired, h.o. Hilme Mackie,
Vol. 5 Pages 400; v.6, p.244 Petitioner: wife
Sandy Henry Rupert and Ruscoe
Married 21 Apr 1925 Dissolved: 23 Feb 1931
Remarks: Child: Margaret Gwenyth. On 25 Sep 1935
she was entered as Margaret Gwenyth, 9 1/2 y.
MR: Henry Rupert Sandy, salesman, bach., 22, RC, r.4
Menzies St, Victoria, b.Stafford, STS, ENG, s.o.William
Edward Sandy, b.Stafford, STS, ENG & Euphemia Jane
Reading, Cheltenham, ENG mar Agnes Victoria Ruscoe, wid,
27, r.435 Bay St, Victoria, b.Campbellton, NB, d.o.
Allan J. Pr-------, b.St. John, NB & Agnes Collumbe,
St. John, NB, 21 Apr 1925, Victoria.