Daniel Stuart West



Father: John B. West
Mother: Esther Jane West (nee Cox)
Born: October 31st, 1869
Truro, Colchester County, Nova Scotia
Married: Jennie LaVaughn Archer
March 5th, 1895
Sherborn, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
John Frederick West b. January 31st, 1896
d. June 30th, 1992
Sherborn, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Victoria, B.C.
Susan LaVaughn West b. October 13th, 1897
d. December 15th, 1965
Sherborn, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Victoria, B.C.
Earl Stewart West b. November 10th, 1908
d. November 3rd, 1990
Stanwood, Washington, U.S.A.
Victoria, B.C.
Lawrence West b. December 19th, 1914
d. April 8th, 1978
Lac La Biche, Alberta
New Westminster, B.C.
Died: October 10th, 1961
Oak Lodge Private Hospital
Saanich, B.C.
Buried: October 13th, 1961
Hatley Memorial Gardens
Colwood, B.C.



Life Story

Daniel was born in Nova Scotia in 1869. He later emigrated to Boston Massachusetts where he worked on the railroad and married Jennie LaVaughn Archer. Around the turn of the century, he moved to Washington State and worked in the logging Industry. In 1908, he moved his family to Alberta, here he homesteaded in the Hardisty and Lac La Biche areas. In the late 1930's, he moved to Victoria, B.C., where he lived out the rest of his life.


Jennie and Daniel West July 18th, 1954
Jennie and Daniel West's 60th wedding anniversary March 5th, 1955
Jennie and Daniel West's 60th Anniversary newspaper article. March, 1955
Grave of Daniel S. West Summer, 1998

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Revision Date: March 18th, 2002