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B.C. VOTERS LIST 1875 - W to Z

from the Sessional Papers of the British Columbia Government, 1876
extracted by Hugh Armstrong
NAME
RESIDENCE
PROFESSION,
TRADE, or CALLING
NATURE OF
QUALIFICATION
DISTRICT
Waddington, Samuel
Nanaimo District
Farmer
Freeholder
Nan
Wade, Francis Edward
Wade's Landing, Fraser River
Trader
Licensee
NWM
Wagner, John
Burnside Farm
Laborer
Resident
VicD
Wain, Henry
North Saanich
Farmer
Freeholder
VicD
Wale, William John
West Saanich Rd
Farmer
Freeholder
VicD
Wales, Charles
North Saanich
Farm laborer
Resident
VicD
Walkem, George Anthony
Yates St
Barrister-at-Law
Leaseholder
VicC
Walker, Donald
South Thompson
Farmer
Revised list, 1874
YHK
Walker, Edward
Nanaimo
Miner
---
CSS
Walker, Edward
Wellington
Miner
Resident
Nan
Walker, Francis
South Thompson
Farmer
Revised list, 1874
YHK
Walker, George Grant
Yates St
Ship builder
Freehold
VicC
Walker, Samuel
Barkerville
Saloonkeeper
British Subject
CB
Walker, Samuel
Germansen Creek
Miner
---
CO
Walker, William
83 Mile House
Farmer
---
LCl
Walker, William John
Bonaparte
Farmer
---
LCl
Walkerdine, Henry
Rae St
Cabinetmaker
Resident
VicC
Wall, Edmond James
View St
Clerk
Resident
VicC
Wall, Edward
Bastion St, Nanaimo
Labourer
Householder
Nan
Wall, Thomas
Haliburton St, Nanaimo
Miner
Freeholder
Nan
Wallace, Alexander H.
18 Mile House
Farmer, etc
British Subject
CQ
Wallace, James
Johnson St
Teamster
Resident
VicC
Wallace, James
Johnson St
Engineer
Resident
VicC
Wallace, James
Johnson St
Engineer
Freehold
VicC
Wallace, Robert
Park St
Inspector of Post Offices
Freehold
VicC
Waller, Henry
Douglas St
Confectioner
Householder
VicC
Walmsley, Charles
Bastion St, Nanaimo
Druggist
Licensee
Nan
Walsh John
Park St
Miner
Resident
VicC
Walsh, Isaac
Pembroke St
Drayman
Freeholder
VicC
Walsh, Thomas
New Westminster
Tailor
Freeholder
NWC
Walsh, William
Burgoyne Bay
Farmer
---
CSS
Ward, Baston Wallop
Central Court
Miner
Resident
VicC
Ward, James
Beacon Hill
Farmer
Leasehold
VicC
Ward, James
Cache Creek
Gent
Resident
YHC
Ward, Robert
Bay St
Clerk
Resident
VicC
Ward, William Curtis
---
---
Freehold, No. 1, Div. A,
VicC
Wark, John McAdoo
James Bay
Gentleman
Resident
VicC
Warner, Orlando
View St
Ship carpenter
Resident
VicC
Washington, Thornton
Yates St
Carpenter
Freehold
VicC
Wasley, Samuel, Jr
Bonaparte
Farmer
---
LCl
Wasley, Samuel, Sr
Bonaparte
Farmer
---
LCl
Waterhouse, Thomas
Esquimalt
Machinist
Freehold
Esq
Waters, Hugh
Johnson St
Tinsmith
Resident
VicC
Waterson, J.J.
Tranquille
Farmer
Revised list, 1874
YHK
Watkins, John
View St
Carpenter
Freehold
VicC
Watkinson, Joseph
Foster's Bar
Farmer
Resident
YHL
Watson, Alexander
Montreal St
Ship carpenter
Resident
VicC
Watson, George
Bonaparte
Farmer
---
LCl
Watson, George Yeaman
Wellington Timber
Contractor
Resident
Nan
Watson, James
Niagara St
Miner
Resident
VicC
Watson, John
New Westminster
Tinsmith
Resident
NWC
Watson, William
---
---
---
CL
Webb, Horatio
Chilliwhack
Dairyman
Resident
NWSC
Webb, Moses
Wellington
Miner
Resident
Nan
Webb, William Edmond
Victotia Cr, Nanaimo
Baker
Freeholder
Nan
Webber, John
Colquitz Farm
Farm laborer
Resident
VicD
Webster, George
Harrison River Mills
Lumberman
Pre-emptor
NWSC
Webster, John Alfred
New Westminster
Trader
Freeholder
NWC
Webster, Williain Cowper
Government St
Shoedealer
Freehold
VicC
Webster, William
Johnson St
Butcher
Resident
VicC
Webster, William
North Park St
Carrier of the Colonist
Freehold
VicC
Weir, James
Quamichan
Farmer
---
Cow
Weir, John
Metchosin
Farmer
Freehold
Esq
Weir, Robert
Gordon Bush, Metchosin
Stock raising
Freehold
Esq
Wellings, Arthur Penwarnell
Johnson St
Farmer
Resident
VicC
Wells, Allan Casey
Chilliwhack
Yeomen
Recorded settler
NWSC
Wells, David
Chilliwhack
Dairyman
Leaseholder
NWSC
Wells, John
Chilliwhack
Farmer
Leaseholder
NWSC
Wells, Joshua Willard
St. Mary's Mission
Farmer
Pre-emptor
NWM
Wells, Michael
Collinson St
Drayman
Freeholder
VicC
Wellwood, Joseph (dead)
Cache Creek
Farmer
---
YHC
Welsh, James
Moss Cottage, Sooke
Farmer
Resident
Esq
Welsh, James Robertson
New Westminster
Book-keeper
Resident
NWC
Wenborn, Frederick
Wingfield Cr, Nanaimo
Labourer
Leaseholder
Nan
West, William
Grouse, Sooke
Farmer
Pre-emptor
Esq
Westgarth, Thomas
View St
Engineer
Freehold
VicC
Weston, William
Fullford Harbor
Farmer
---
CSS
Westwood, David Handel
Mountain District
Farmer
Freeholder
Nan
Westwood, Joseph
Nicol St, Nanaimo
Blacksmith
Householder
Nan
Wheeler, John
Tranquille
Farmer
Revised list, 1874
YHK
Whelan, George
Okanagan Mission
Farmer
Pre-emptor
YHO
Whetstone, Abraham
Germansen Creek
Miner
---
CO
Whichers, Herman
Spellamacheen
Farmer
Pre-emptor
YHO
White, Eden
Yates St
Restaurant
Resident
VicC
White, George
Johnson St
Teamster
Resident
VicC
White, James
Police Barracks
Policeman
Resident
VicC
White, Robert
Cowichan
Farmer
---
Cow
White, William
Amelia St
Bartender
Resident
VicC
White, William Charles
Pandora St
Expressman
Freehold
VicC
Whitechurch, Albert James
Harrison River
Lumberman
Resident
NWSC
Whitfield, John
Sumass
Shoemaker
Homestead settler
NWSC
Whitfield, Randolph
Sumass
Shoemaker
Homestead settler
NWSC
Whitley, Stephen
Government St
Livery stable keeper
Freehold
VicC
Whitmarsh, William James
Naval Yard, Esquimalt
Carpenter
Resident
Esq
Whittaker, Richard
Esquimalt Rd.
Saloonkeeper
Licence
VicC
Wichers, Herman
Spellamacheen
Farmer
Revised list, 1874
YHK
Wiggings, Arthur
---
---
---
LL
Wilby, Henry Edward
Esquimalt
Trader
---
Esq
Wild, Frederick
Victoria, Cr, Nanaimo
Miner
Householder
Nan
Wilder, Daniel Sanford
Chilliwhack
Farmer
Resident
NWSC
Wiles, Emanuel
Nicholson St, Nanaimo
Labourer
Householder
Nan
Wilkinson, George
Chatham St
Labourer
Resident
VicC
Wilks, James
Wellington
Miner
Resident
Nan
Wilks, Thomas
Irwin St, Nanainio
Miner
Householder
Nan
Wilks, William
Irwin St, Nanaimo
Miner
Householder
Nan
Willemar, Jules Xavier
Comox
Clergyman
Householder
Com
Willett, Edward
---
---
---
LL
Willey, William
Barkerville
Miner
British Subject
CB
William, Walker
Bonaparte
Farmer
---
LCl
Williams, Alexander
Derby
Farmer
Pre-emptor
NWL
Williams, Charles Albert
Happy Valley
Farmer
Freehold
Esq
Williams, David
Barkerville
Miner
British Subject
CB
Williams, David
Comox
Farmer
Pre-emptor
Com
Williams, Edmond Austin
Pandora St
Labourer
Resident
VicC
Williams, Edward
Clinton
Labourer
---
LCl
Williams, Edwin Charles
Kamloops
Packer
Revised list, 1874
YHK
Williams, Frederick
Esquimalt Town
Manager Naval Club
Freehold
Esq
Williams, George
James Bay
Printer
Householder
VicC
Williams, James
Lightning Creek
Miner
Free Miner
CL
Williams, James
Lightning Creek
Miner
Free Miner
CL
Williams, John
Lightning Creek
Miner
Free Miner
CL
Williams, John
Humboldt St
Farmer
Resident
VicC
Williams, John
Wharf St
Mariner
Resident
VicC
Williams, John
View St
Plasterer
Resident
VicC
Williams, John W.
Stouts Gulch
Miner
British Subject
CB
Williams, John Wallace
Fisguard St
Mason
Resident
VicC
Williams, John William
cor Kane and Blanchard St
Livery stable
Freehold
VicC
Williams, John, 1st
Haliburton St, Nanaimo
Labourer
Resident
Nan
Williams, John, 2nd
Haliburton St, Nanaimo
Miner
Resident
Nan
Williams, Joseph
Comiaken
Farmer
---
Cow
Williams, Lorenzo Dow
Sumass
Carpenter
Resident
NWSC
Williams, Robert
View St
Gentleman
Freeholder
VicC
Williams, Robert
Cormorant St
Factor, H.B.Co
Freehold
VicC
Williams, Robert Taylor
Victoria
Bookbinder
Resident
VicC
Williams, Thomas
North Park St
Carriage maker
Resident
VicC
Williams, Thomas Henry
Albert St, Nanaimo
Miner
Freeholder
Nan
Williams, Thomas Herbert
Burgoyne Bay
Farmer
---
CSS
Williams, Thomas J.
Cowichan
Labourer
---
Cow
Williams, William
Oriental Alley
Miner
Resident
VicC
Williams, William Henry
North Saanich
Farmer
Resident
VicD
Williams, William M.
Lightning Creek
Miner
Free Miner
CL
Williams, William P.
Mosquito Creek
Miner
British Subject
CB
Williamson, Thomas Adams
Kane St
Barkeeper
Householder
VicC
Wilson, Alexander
Fort St
Plumber & gasfitter
Freehold
VicC
Wilson, Arnold
Conklin's Gulch
Miner
British Subject
CB
Wilson, Benjamin H.
Burrard Inlet
Lumberman
Resident
NWB
Wilson, Charles
Barkerville
Merchant
British Subject
CB
Wilson, Charles
Sumass
Farmer
Homestead settler
NWSC
Wilson, Edward
Quadra St
Grocer
Freehold
VicC
Wilson, George
Bonaparte
Farmer
---
LCl
Wilson, Ira
Cadboro Bay
Farmer
Resident
VicD
Wilson, James
Granville
Stevedore
Resident
NWB
Wilson, James
Lake Hill
Ploughman
Resident
VicD
Wilson, John
Chimney Creek
Dairy and stock
Land Pre-emption
CWL
Wilson, John
Nanaimo
Farmer
Freeholder
Com
Wilson, John
Bastion St
Liquor dealer
Freehold
VicC
Wilson, John
Thompson River
Stock raiser
Freeholder
YHC
Wilson, John James
Quadra St
Baker
Resident
VicC
Wilson, John W.
Lightning Creek
Miner
Free Miner
CL
Wilson, Joseph
Victoria City
Clothier
Leasehold
VicC
Wilson, Robert
Harvey Creek
Trader
---
CHK
Wilson, Robert Henry
Fort St
Agent
Resident
VicC
Wilson, Thomas
Germansen Creek
Miner
---
CO
Wilson, Thomas
Moodyville
Millman
Resident
NWB
Wilson, Thomas
Quebec St
Plumber
Resident
VicC
Wilson, Thomas
Frederick St
Cabinetmaker
Freehold
VicC
Wilson, Walter
Bastion St, Nanaimo
Tinsmith
Householder
Nan
Wilson, William
Broad St
Draper
Resident
VicC
Wilson, William
Quebec St
Plumber
Freehold
VicC
Wilson, William
Pemberton St
Clothier
Freehold
VicC
Wilson, William B.
Kamloops
Merchant
Revised list, 1874
YHK
Wilton, Lewis Harley
Herald St
Sailmaker
Resident
VicC
Wims, Hiram
South Saanich
Farmer
Freeholder
VicD
Windsor, Thomas P.
Comiaken
Farmer
---
Cow
Winger, John
Park St
Butcher
Resident
VicC
Winterbottom, William
Lowhee Creek
Miner
British Subject
CB
Wintermute, Joseph
New Westminster
Carpenter
Freeholder
NWC
Wintrip, Edward
Richfield
Miner
Free Miner
CB
Wintrip, Lewis
Williams Creek
Miner
Free Miner
CB
Wintrip, Robert
Stouts Gulch
Miner
Free Miner
CB
Winwick, Peter A.
Comox
Carpenter
Resident
Com
Wise, James
New Westminster
Fishfactor
Freeholder
NWC
Withrow, Samuel
Chilcotin
Farmer
Land Pre-emption
CWL
Wolfenden, Richard
James Bay
Supt. Government Printing
Householder
VicC
Wonacotte, George B.
Kamloops
Clerk
Revised list, 1874
YHK
Wonicott, Henry
Chatham St
Gardener
Resident
VicC
Wood, Aaron
Lightning Creek
Miner
Free Miner
CL
Wood, Edward
Pandora St
Saloonkeeper
Freehold
VicC
Wood, John
Chemainus
Farmer
---
Cow
Wood, John
Cache Creek
Farmer
---
YHC
Wood, Thomas
Fort St
Saloonkeeper
Freehold
VicC
Wood, Thomas
Okanagan Mission
Farmer
Resident
YHO
Woodcock, Frederick William
New Westminster
Saloon-keeper
Householder
NWC
Woods, Charles Thomas
New Westminster
Clerk in Orders
Resident
NWC
Woods, Christopher
North Arm
Farmer
Freeholder
NWNA
Woods, Henry Kingsmill
Cook St
Bank clerk
Resident
VicC
Woods, James
Big Bar
Farmer
---
LCl
Woods, John
Pandora St
Labourer
Freehold
VicC
Woods, Richard
Garbally
Sheriff
Freeholder
VicD
Woods, Robert
North Arm
Farmer
Pre-emptor
NWNA
Woodward, Caleb
Chilliwhack
Farmer
Homestead settler
NWSC
Woodward, Harvey Hogan
Nicola River
Farmer
Pre-emptor
YHN
Woodward, Reuben Marcus
Nicola River
Farmer
Pre-emptor
YHN
Woodward, Thomas
Nicola River
Farmer and trader
Pre-emptor
YHN
Woodward, William
Mud Bay
Farmer
Pre-emptor
NWNW
Woolcock, Henry
Grouse Creek
Miner
British Subject
CB
Woollacott, Philip
Victoria Gaol
Gaoler
Resident
VicC
Wootton, Henry
Rae St
Postmaster
Freehold
VicC
Work, David
Hillside
Clerk, H.B.Co
Freehold
VicC
Work, Henry
Hudson Bay Co, Fort Langley
Manager of H.B.0.
Freeholder
NWL
Workman, Aaron
Fort St
Gardener
Freehold
VicC
Wormald, William
Lightning Creek
Miner
Free Miner
CL
Wright, John
127 Mile House
Farmer
---
LCl
Wright, Richard
Lightning Creek
Miner
Free Miner
CL
Wriglesworth, Joseph
Blanchard St
Saloonkeeper
Resident
VicC
Wyatt, Edwin
Nanoose
Farmer
Pre-emptor
Nan
Wycott, William W.
Clinton
Trader
---
LCa
Wylde, Charles Sydenham
Fort St
Revenue Officer, Customs
Householder
VicC
Wylly, Charles Graham
Birdcage Walk
General agent, &c
Householder
VicC
Wynne, George
cor Johnson & Cormorant St
Drayman
Freehold
VicC
Yardley, Thomas
Esquimalt
Gentleman
Resident
Esq
Yates, William
Hope
Trader for H.B.Co.
Resident
YHYH
Yeates, Henry
Soda Creek
Telegraph operator
---
CWL
Yeats, William
Lightning Creek
Miner
Free Miner
CL
York, Charles
Cedar District
Farmer
Pre-emptor
Nan
York, Thomas
Upper Sumass
Farmer
Freeholder
NWSC
Young, Charles Newton
Front St, Nanaimo
City clerk
Freeholder
Nan
Young, George Cumberland
Johnson St
Miner
Resident
VicC
Young, Henry
New Westminster
Saloon-keeper
Householder
NWC
Young, Henry
South Saanich
Farmer
Freeholder
VicD
Young, James Judson
Victoria City
Deputy treasurer
Resident
VicC
Young, Robert Henry
Fort St
Clerk
Householder
VicC
Young, William
Esquimalt
Boatman
Resident
Esq
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