My Genealogy / History Pages of
British Columbia
Canada

 

Seaton Station

 

Site Index

British Columbia

Terrace
Home Page
Post Office
Archive Pictures 1, 2, 3, 4
Aerial Picture, ca1950's
Founder, George Little
Hotel-Motel History
Town Plan, Oct 1911

Terrace Calcium Products Ltd.
Terrace Co-op Garden Centre
Grand Trunk Pathway
Cramer St History
Ferry Island
Relay for Life, May 3, 2008
Terrace-Kitimat Airport
Hospital- Early Doctors
Child Development Centre
Terrace Area War Memorial

Private Berger War Mystery

No 1, Armoured Train, WWII
WWII Mutiny
Military Headstones
Logging Archives
Water Towers / Reservoirs
Dairy History
Kitsumgallum Cemetery
Braun's Island
Hatt Brothers Store
Lanfear Hill
Kitsumkalum School
Albert & McCaffery Ltd.
Gordon & Anderson Ltd.

Prince Rupert
Home Index Page
Archive Photos:
Page 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7
- 8- 9- 10
Albert & McCaffery Ltd
BC Govt. Court House
City Halls
Fire Department
Funeral Directors
Gordon & Anderson Ltd.
Grand Trunk Pacific, Page 1 - 2
GTP Steamships-SS Prince- Rupert/George
Hotel History
Knoxville
Lindsay's Cartage & Storage
Miller Bay Hospital
Post Office History
Prince Rupert Dry Dock
Prince Rupert Riots

Ridley
Seal Cove
Vickersville
Watson Island
First Around the World Flight
Rupert Area Cemeteries

Dodge- Hospital Island
Digby Island

North West BC Area
Aberdeen
Aiyansh
Aiyansh Tseax Volcano Cone
Aldermere
Alice Arm
Amsbury
Andimaul
Anyox 1, 2, 3
Barrett Lake
Bateman's Landing
Billmor
Carnaby
Cedarvale / Minskinish
Copper City
Dorreen
Ellison
Evelyn Station
Exstew
Falls River Hydro Dam (Pr Rupert)
Fiddler Creek
Glentanna
Hanall Point
Haysport
Hazeltons- Old / New / South
Houston
Hubert
Inverness
Kemano / Kitimat, mid 1950's
Kitsault
Kitselas- (Old Town/ Canyon)
Kitsumkalum Lake
Kitwanga
Kwinitsa
Lakelse Lake Valley
Lorne Creek
Nass Camp
North Bulkley
Pacific
Pitman
Port Edward
Port Essington
Prince Rupert
Quick Station
Remo
Ridley
Ritchie
Salvus
Sealy-Sealey-Seeley
Seaton
Shames
Skeena City
Skeena Crossing
Smithers
Stewart
Telkwa
Terrace
Tramville
Usk
Vanarsdol
Woodcock

Cassiar District
Centreville
Defot
Glenora Landing
Lake House
Laketon/Lake Town

McDame
Porter Landing/ Thibert Creek
Telegraph Creek

North Coast
Claxton
Ethelda Bay (DOT site)
Fort / Port Simpson

Georgetown Mills/ Georgetown
Woodcock's Landing

Skeena / Bulkley Pioneers
Arthur Lee Clore
Michaud Brothers
George Albert Kerr
John "David" Stuart
Rev. Thomas Jabez Marsh
James Darius Wells
Frank Lazelle

Frederick "Fred" Hampton
James Kelso Gordon
Frank Phiscator Jr. and Sr.
Oscar Olander / Paul Brodin
Dennis Tulley Christopher

Joel "Joe" Trulson
Samuel Arden Singlehurst
John Arthur Clark King Sealy
William Binnie "Tom" Forrest
Clair Leon Morris Giggey
Charles Merson "Charlie" Adam
Mrs Lanfear, Miss French

Grand Trunk Pacific History
GTP Railway Station Index

GTP Railway Contractors
GTP Railway Medical Service
Grand Trunk Pacific, Page 1 - 2
GTP Steamships-SS Prince Rupert
Foley, Welch and Stewart
Dr. William Percy Johns
Dr. Seymour Traynor
Daniel Joseph Dempsey
Edwin G. Russell
Adolph Butze
Frank Watrous Morse
George Alexander McNicholl
Joseph Frederick "Fred" Ritchie
Ernest Joseph Rowley
Allan Cameron Aldous
William Pitt Murray
Henry H. Brewer
Dr. Francis James Ewing
Western Canadian Immigration Association

Dominion Government Telegraph
Dominion Telegraph System
John Theodore Phelan

Enoch Roscoe Lukens Jones
Hugh Bernard Ashton Birch
Thomas Howard Walsh
John Franklin Richardson

Sternwheelers
Sternwheeler History
Capt. William Francis Madden
SS Mount Royal Sinking

Capt. George Hamilton Ritchie

Steamships
SS Princess Norah

SS Prince Rupert / Prince George

Misc Pages
Misc History Info
BC Tel Northern District History
Various Pictures, Northern BC

Skeena River Photos
Copper River Bridge
Russian Stone Fort Mystery
North Route Service Center

Ski Hill History
BC Coastal Airline History
NW BC Logger's Memorial, Usk
Usk Pioneer Chapel
Usk Ferry Page
Forestry Lookouts
Kitselas Tunnel Explosion
New Zealand Moose?
Bear Glacier

1978 Flood, Northwest BC
Sunsets, Mountains, Lakes, Creeks
Reg German Anyox Archive Photos
Robert Ridley
Arthur Marsden "Art" Priestley
Monckton Family
Postcard Photographers
Patrick Joseph Ryan
Oolichan Fish

Vancouver Island
Logging Archive Pictures
________________

Links below are
NOT my pages
but worth a visit for sure
Ext Links

Terrace Library

  Contact Me?
Contact Page

View My Feedback

Return to my BC History Index Page

 NO Reproduction in Whole or in Part, on ANY, and ALL of my Pages,
 Including Text and Pictures,
 May be made, without the express Written Permission
 of Web Editor, Doug Gent
2016

Want to add a link to my pages?
see my
Copyright Information Page
for the only Authorized Picture Link allowed.
All Pictures on all my web pages, are now Visibly Watermarked,
All my pages are now Right Click, (copy and paste), disabled.
I ask everyone that enjoys free history sites,
to start policing these violations.
If we don't stop this, no one will donate pictures to me, or anyone,
and we all loose.
If you see one of my pictures on Facebook, etc.
tell them to remove it


Seaton Station

189 mi from Rupert,
Elevation- 1289 ft above sea level
1546.9 miles from Winnipeg
Flag Station

Between Hazelton and Smithers
between Beament Station and Boulder Creek Station

27 miles North West of Smithers, 19 miles South East of New Hazelton
New Hazelton was the location of the nearest Post Office

Mount Seaton located in this same area.


Seaton Station ca 1936

Photos above, sent to me Feb 4, 2016
by Peter Daykin, Norfolk, UK.
Photos taken by his mother, Norah Daykin, nee Diggles.
Norah passed away in 2015, age 96
More Diggles family history in
Exstew Station History

Photos taken with a Kodak Box Camera,
All children, age 12, in 1930, living in North America,
were given a camera in celebration of Kodak's 50 Anniv.
(see EXT Link below for more info.)


1918
Fred Labelle- Rancher
James Wright- Section Foreman (see below)

1921
William Brown- Farmer

Fred Labelle- Farmer
alt sp- Fred Lebelle
b- ca 1865, age 56 in 1921 in Quebec
d-
both parents born in Quebec
shown as a settler on land

Daniel McDonald- Farmer
alt sp- Danial MacDonald
b- ca 1875, age 46 in 1921 in PEI
shown as a Gold Prospector in 1921
both parents born in Scotland

Edward Valentine Oster (Sr)- Section Foreman in 1921
b- ca 1878, age 43, in ON per 1921 census
b- Mar 5, 1876, Woodbridge, York, ON, per attestation form
d- Feb 9, 1937 in South Fort George, BC, age 69
enlisted in WWI in Smithers, Jan 13, 1916, Reg #703529
shown as a widower, rank=Private, Canadian Infantry, 102nd Batt.
brother- Thomas Oster was next of kin, Carleton Junction
sons of Valentine and Samantha Oster, both parents born in ON
wife- Mina Oster, nee ?
b- ca 1883, age 38 in 1921, in ON
d- bef Jan 1916
both parents born in England
daughter- Viola Oster
b- ca 1900 in USA
d-
immigrated in 1902
son Edward Oster (Jr)
b- ca 1906 in ON
d-
daughter Francis Oster
b- ca 1911 in ON
d-
daughter Marion Oster
b- ca 1920 (doubt if this date is true, unless different mother)

Edward and Thomas had another 2 brothers, John and William Oster
both married while living in Vaughn township, ON

1923
Coal Seam in this area adjacent to the Railway Tracks
owned by a James Wright.

James Wright and family in Lake Kathlyn Section House in 1921
shown as Foreman, Railroad, Section Gang
James Wright
b- ca 1860 in ON
d-
both parents born in Scotland

Wife- Edith Wright, nee ?
b- ca 1871 in USA
d-
immigrated to Canada in 1903
both parents born in England

Stepson- Frank Baumeister
b- age 28 in USA
d-
immigrated in 1904

 


Capt H. M. Seaton gave a lecture in New Hazelton
Was this area named after him?
He served 18 years in the Imperial forces,
and had served in India, South Africa and Egypt.
He apprenticed at sea at age 12
He had visited every country in the world,
and could speak 7 languages.
b- Scotland

or was it after Lord Seaton, of Beechwood Devon England?

More I read about Lord Seaton, more I think it was named after him.
Yonge St, in toronto was named after the Yonge shown.
Seaton Lake and Seaton Creek in the south of BC
probably named after them as well.


Ext Links
Note- NOT my web pages
Links may or may not work in the future

Brownie Camera History
http://www.brownie-camera.com/index.shtml
 


Return to my BC History Index Page

Disclaimer

I am an Amateur Historian, and Genealogist.
I use every source I can find, old newspapers, census, archives, etc.
I do a quick search for the names on these pages.
Therefore I do NOT profess to have 100% accurate information.
Use my info as a clue to do your own research.
I am not related to these folks, nor do I have hidden info.
I encourage everyone to visit their local Museum,
or buy a local history book for more info.
I attempt to connect people with their ancestor in these places.
If it works on just one person, per page, it is worth the time it takes me.
I do not charge for access to my pages,
I do not have any Ads on my pages.
Please "Link" to my page from Facebook, Blogs, etc.
Please do Not copy the pictures, or text on any page.
Please do Not ask to use pictures etc. on Facebook.
A "Link" to my pages, does the same thing.
Just copy the hyper link, URL, shown in your browser above,
and paste that into facebook etc.,
or copy the links I have on the left side.
That is the honest and proper way to do it!

 

My Quick Navigation Bar
Choose Your Next Step From Below

Click this Icon to Return to My Home Index Page at any timeClick this Icon to go to Doug's Email Contact PageClick to Return to the Top of any PageReturn to my BC History Index Page

Page Created Feb 4, 2016
Revised Feb 4, 2016

Quick Links
Personal Family Pages
SE Sask. Web Pages / Dad's 1927 Map of SE Sask. / Hillside Public School
Estevan Collegiate Institute / Nor-West 1904 Newspaper / Terrace BC
BC Tel Terrace District History /
Contact Page

Maintained and Created by
Doug Gent 2016