Nova Scotia Archives

RMS Titanic Resource Guide

Halifax, Nova Scotia

In Halifax, the Mayflower Curling Club on Agricola Street was set up as a temporary morgue for the receipt of bodies and remains brought in on the Mackay-Bennett, Minia, Montmagny and Algerine. Those who could be identified were forwarded as per directions given by their next-of-kin; those who remained unknown or whose families preferred interment in Halifax, were buried in local cemeteries. The listing below, constructed electronically from the 'Disposition of Bodies ex Titanic' list, provides information on the 150 victims whose final resting place is in Halifax.


Name No. on List How Disposed of Remarks
Marriott, W.2Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as J.W. Marriott-Vict. Dept.
Unidentified, Female3Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore chemise marked "J.H." in red. Other clothing: Gray cloth jacket, red jersey jacket, blue alpaca blouse, blue serge skirt, woolen combinations, black stockings, black boots, gray cholera belt.
Goodwin, Sidney Leslie4Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Buried by crew of C.S. "Mackay-Bennett," by special request. (formerly identified as Baby Paulsson)
Unidentified, Female5Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Effects include: Crucifix, snuff box and medallion, two silver rings and one turquoise ring.
Unidentified, Female8Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore chemise marked "B.H." in red on front. Wore boots, size No 8. Sum of 150 Finnish marks sewed in clothing.
Butt, R.10Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Shea, Mr.11Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as J. Shea-Vict. Dept.
Unidentified, Female12Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Shoes marked "Parsons Sons, Athlone"; medallion round neck marked "B.V.M." ; wore wedding ring, keeper and another gold ring; locket and photo; one jet and one bead necklace.
Unidentified, Female13Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Probably an Italian; wore two green cotton blouses, green cotton skirt, striped petticoat; nothing else to identify.
Hoffman, Louis M.15Buried at Hebrew Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as Mr. Hoffman, second class.
Chapman, John H.17Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as second class passenger.
Unidentified, Male29Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Nothing to aid in identification.
Sather, Simon32Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as third class. Embarked Southampton.
Ashe, H.W.34Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as H. Ashe-Vict. Dept.
Johnson, Malkolm Joakim37Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as Malkolm Johnsson, third class. Emb. Southampton.
Rice, J.R.64Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Unidentified, Male78Buried at Hebrew Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Tattoo marks on left arm, "E.G., anchor, clasped hands and heart and sailor;" on right arm, "anchor and woman."
Ale or Ala, Wm79Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as Wm Ali, third class. Embarked Southampton.
Dashwood, Will G.83Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as W. Dashwood-Vict. Dept.
Unidentified, Male92Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.No aids to identification; probably a fireman.
Unidentified, Male94Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.No aids to identification; probably a fireman.
Butler, Reginald97Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as second class passenger.
Harrison, W.H.110Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.First class.
Unidentified, Male128Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Ship's uniform. Carried open-faie watch, made by Thomas Howard, 157 Kirkdale Road and 200 Rice Lane, Liverpool; stamped "German make." Had post card with picture of 4 little girls on reverse side. Also 1x2 instantaneous snapshot of boy or young man.
Unidentified, Male129Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Tattooed right arm: girls' bust; "Cissie" below. No other aids to identification.
Unidentified, Male134Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Jacket marked "A." No other aids to identification. Possibly a steward.
Unidentified, Male136Buried at Hebrew Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.No aids to identification. Possibly a fireman.
Unidentified, Male137Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Tattooed: Right arm, British and American flags. No other aids to identification. Possibly a fireman.
Fellows, Alf138Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as A. Fellows-Vict. Dept.
Unidentified, Male139Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore boiler suit and jacket. No other aids to identification. Possibly an engineer.
Wailens, Achille140Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Probably second class.
Unidentified, Male141Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore white coat marked "A. May." Carried keys marked "Butcher." Effects include picture post card, addressed Mrs. Kempsey, 83 Antrim Place, Antrim Road, Belfast.
Johanssen, Jacob Alfred143Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as Jakob Johnson, third class. Embarked Southampton.
Wormald, F.144Buried at Hebrew Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Identified from effects. On crew list as T. Wormald-Vict. Dept.
Allen, Henry145Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as H. Allen-Engine Dept.
Hodges, Henry P.149Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as second class passenger.
Talbot, George150Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as G.F.C. Talbot-Vict. Dept.
Bailley, G.F.161Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as G. Bailey-Vict Dept.
Woodford, F.163Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as H. Woodford-Engine Dept.
Kvillner, Henrik165Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as second class passenger. (John Henrik Kvillner)
Unidentified, Male179Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.No aids to identification. Possibly a fireman.
McQuillan, William183Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Engine Dept.
Price, Ernest186Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Everett, Thos. James187Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as Thos. Everett, third class. Embarked Southampton.
Hanna, Merne188Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as Mansour Hanna, third class. Embarked Cherbourg.
Ovies, Servando189Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as first class passenger. Identified by J.A. Rodriguez of Rodriguez & Co., Havana, Cuba.
Davis, R.J.191Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Identified from effects. On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Matherson, D.192Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Identified from effects. On crew list-Deck Dept.
Unidentified, Male193Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore light rain coat; uniform jacket with green facing and vest; purple muffler; carried cigarette case; silver watch; knife with carved pearl handle, and brass button marked "African Royal Mail"; also English lever watch.
Shillabeer, Charles195Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as C. Shillaber-Engine Dept.
Semperopolis, Petril196Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as Peter Lemberopoulos, third class. Emb. Cherbourg.
Unidentified, Male198Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.No aids to identification. Possibly a fireman.
Martino, A. Meo201Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.(shown on list as Alphonso Meo, closer examination of effects indicates as above.) Listed as Alfonso Meo, third class. Embarked Southampton.
Clarke, J.F.P.202Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Probably Bandman.
Unidentified, Male203Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore blue serge suit, union cable belt and striped flannel shirt. Tattooed right arm: snake around cocoanut palm, hand with bouquet of roses; left arm, woman's bust over wreath and dagger. Probably a fireman.
Ingram, C.204Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Engine Dept.
Ackerman, J205Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as J. Akerman-Vict. Dept.
Paulsson, Alma Cornelia206Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as Alma Paulsson, third class. Emb. Southampton.
McCrae, Arthur Gordon209Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as second class passenger. Wire from E.D. Upham, Denver, May 10.
Unidentified, Female210Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore long green overcoat; purple jacket; skirt; no corsets; brown shoes; black stockings.
Lefevre, George211Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Unidentified, Male212Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Steward's uniform; first saloon steward's badge, No. 73.
Unidentified, Male213Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore mixture suit; green shirt; no coat. Effects include keys, pocket scissors, knife and about $45.00 money in American and Canadian bills.
Unidentified, Male214Buried at Hebrew Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore steward's badge No. 41. Nothing else to aid in identification.
Bernardi, Baptiste215Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Vict. Dept. In book as Bernardi Batiste.
Unidentified, Male216Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore steward's uniform; truss, and black boots. Nothing to aid in identification.
Samuel, O.W.217Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Possibly W. Samuels. On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Cave, H.218Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Rame, M.219Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Later identified from effects. Not on crew list. Probably mail clerk.
Unidentified, Male220Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore black coat; flannel singlet and dungaree trousers.
Allario, Baptiste221Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as B. Allaria-Vict. Dept. In book as Allario Baptiste, waiter.
Goree, F.222Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Engine Dept.
Unidentified, Male223Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore steward's uniform. Nothing to aid in identification.
Teuton, Thomas226Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.(Shown on list as Tenton) Not on crew list.
Dawson, J.227Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Engine Dept.
Unidentified, Male228Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore dungaree coat and trousers; grey shirt and drawers; body belt. No other aids to identification.
Unidentified, Male229Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Nothing to aid in identification.
Roberts, F.231Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Unidentified, Male233Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.No aids to identification.
Baxter, T.F.235Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as F. Baxter-Vict. Dept.
Unidentified, Male237Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore dark gray suit; letters "F.H." on shirt. Effects included openface nickel watch and silver chain with match box attached; tortoise-shell tobacco pouch; two little pictures-one of town hall, Portsmouth, and one of Portsmouth coat of arms.
King, Alfred238Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list, A. King-Vict. Dept.
Freeman, E.239Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Unidentified, Male240Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore gray overcoat; blue serge suit and white sweater. Efects included nickel or silver box purse for coins; silver maltese cross of coronation of Edward VII, 1902, attached to watch chain; silver watch with three photos (enclosed in back thereof), of two women and a boy with cap on; maker of watch, J.B. Yabsley, 72 Ludgate Hill, London; watch key attached to chain engraved "Panny," 2 Richmond Street, Brighton.
Blackwell, Stephen W.241Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as first class passenger.
Hosgood, R.242Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Engine Dept.
Unidentified, Male243Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore black cloth overcoat; steward's vest and trousers marked "Stone." Effects included gold double-headed snake ring; ship's keys marked second staterooms E 99-107. Tattooed on left arm: Chinese dragon; on right arm: American flag and clasped hands.
Debreucq, Morris E.244Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as M. DeBreucq-Vict. Dept.
Wareham, R.A.246Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as R. Wareham-Vict. Dept.
White, Arthur247Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Identified from effects. On crew list as A. White-Vict Dept.
Unidentified, Male248Buried at Hebrew Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore dungaree trousers and gray striped jacket. Nothing to aid in identification. Probably member of cook's department.
Hutchinson, J.250Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Carney, W.M.251Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as W. Carney-Vict. Dept.
Dean, Mr.252Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as G. Dean-Vict. Dept.
Couch, F.253Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Deck Dept.
Gough, W.253Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Identified from effects. Not on crew list.
Unidentified, Male254Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Tattooed on left arm: Woman's bust and Union Jack; also woman in kilts, and on right arm: Man's head (cowboy); clasped hands and heart (true love), and flower. Nothing else to aid identification. Probably a sailor.
Unidentified, Male257Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore boiler suit; uniform jacket (double-breasted); green striped flannel shirt. Nothing found to aid identification. Possibly an engineer.
Andersen, Mr.260Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as Albert Anderson, third class. Embarked Southampton. Later identified from effects.
Storey, Thomas261Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as T. Storey, third class. Embarked Southampton.
Unidentified, Male262Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore steward's coat, vest trousers, green overcoat, with tag "Miller & Son, Southampton"; shirt marked "A. Franklin." Effects included nickel watch stamped "Joe Meyer's Special" on face. Bunch of keys, including key of stateroom 38; wire spring belt with anchor buckle, stamped inside with a wreath surmounted by a crown; small card printed "Mr. W. Harris," with "Jun." added in writing.
Unidentified, Male264Buried at Hebrew Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore steward's white coat; blue coat and trousers; uniform vest; blue jersey; black boots; drawers were marked "H. Lyon." Effects included brass watch stamped on face "Evening Times"; gold-rimmed spectacles, and tickets for "second stateroom D 51 to D 89."
Unidentified, Male265Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore steward's uniform. Effects included silver watch; keys marked Nos. 7 and 9. Nothing further to aid identification. Probably a steward.
Piazza, Pompeo266Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Brown, J.267Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Engines Dept.
Marsh, F.268Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Engine Dept.
Deeble, A.270Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Indentified from effects. On crew list-Vict. Dept.
White, J.272Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Holloway, Sidney273Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Unidentified, Male274Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore blue suit; pajamas and drawers marked "L. B." Effects included key with tag marked second staterooms "F1 to F14." No further aid to identification. Possibly a steward.
Gradiage, E.276Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Identified from effects. On crew list as E. Grodidge-Engine Dept.
Jaillet, H.277Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Unidentified, Male278Buried at Hebrew Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore dungaree coat and trousers; gray flannel drawers. No aids to identification. Possibly a fireman.
Unidentified, Male279Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore blue serge suit; white shirt; underclothes marked "B. C." Tattooed on right arm, a monument (a cross in memory to my dear mother), and on left arm "B. C." Clothing made by Wolf Bros., 50 East Street, Southampton). Possibly a steward.
Reeves, R.280Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Engines Dept.
Unidentified, Female281Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore black coat; blue shirt; red jersey; green blouse; wollen singlet; gray underskirt; black boots and stockings. No other aids of identification.
Rogers, Edward J.W.282Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as E.J. Rogers-Vict. Dept.
Sawyer, Frederick284Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as third class. Embarked Southampton.
Johansson, Gustaf Joel285Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as Gustav Johansson, third class. Emb. Southampton.
Norman, Robert D.287Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as second class passenger.
Unidentified, Male288Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore two gold rings, one a chain ring; white shirt with fancy front. Carried gun-metal watch. No other aids to identification. Probably a Greek.
Unidentified, Male289Buried at Hebrew Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore steward's uniform, and gold ring with green stone; ship's key, No. 37. Tattooed: left arm, anchor, cross and heart (all in one).
Bristow, R.C.290Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as R. Bristow-Vict. Dept.
Unidentified, Male291Buried at Hebrew Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore two pairs pants; pajamas; blue suit; dark overcoat; uniform buttons on vest; blue striped woolen vest; wrist watch. No other aids to identification.
Swane, George294Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as second class passenger.
Unidentified, Male296Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Tattooed: Right arm, ship on back of hand; girl and snake on arm, left arm, girl's bust. No other aids to identification. Possibly a fireman.
Giles, Ralph297Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as second class passenger.
Linhart, H. Wenzel298Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wire from Rud Linhart May 6th, and N.Y. Office May 2nd. Listed as Wenzel Zinhard, third class. Embarked Southampton.
Cox, H. Denton300Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as W. Cox-Vict. Dept.
Poggi, 301Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as E. Poggi-Vict. Dept.
Morgan, Thomas302Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as T. Morgan-Engine Dept.
Unidentified, Male303Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Tattooed: Right arm, clasped hands across heart, girl's bust with wreath beneath. Left arm, life belt with "Good Hope" ship in centre.
Der Zacarian, Maurpre304Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as third class passenger. Buried in Halifax at request of brother.
Givard, Hans Christensen305Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as second class passenger.
Henderkovic, Tozni306Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as Ignaz Hendekovic, third class. Emb. Southampton.
Unidentified, Male308Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Handkerchief marked "A.H.F." No other aids to identification.
Donate, Italo311Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as Italio Donati-Vict. Dept.
Gerios, Youssef312Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as third class. Embarked Cherbourg.
Gatti, L.313Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Vict. Dept. (Restaurant manager)
Wiklund, Jacob Alfred314Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Listed as Jacob Wiklund, third class. Emb. Southampton.
Whitnam or Wilthnam or Wilthnarn, 315Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Possibly H. Wittman. On crew list-Vict. Dept.
Stanbrook, A.316Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list-Engine Dept.
Elliott, Edw317Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as E. Elliott-Engine Dept.
Howell, C.319Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as A Howell-Vict. Dept.
Carlwright, L.A.320Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Not on crew list.
King, T.W.321Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list E.W. King-Vict. Dept.
Mullin, Thomas A.323Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On crew list as T. Mullen-Vict. Dept.
Reynolds, Harold327Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On "Montmagny." Listed as third class. Embarked Southampton.
Unidentified, Female328Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.Wore lace trimmed red and black overdress; black underdress; green striped underskirt; black woolen shawl and black slippers. No further aids to identification. Probably a third class passenger.
Smith, C.329Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.On Montmagny. Probably one of the C. Smiths. On crew list-Vict. Dept.