Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1492

Name of DeceasedMelvin, Ethel May
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderFemale
Age36
AddressProtestant Orphanage, 1274 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationAssistant Matron,Protestant Orphanage
ReligionSt. Mark's - Anglican
FoundBody not identified
BuriedSt. John's Cemetery, Halifax
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 29 January 1918 p. 4; Halifax Herald - 7 December 1918 p. 14
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: List
- HRC: Article 3
- Cemeteries: St John's

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Ethel May Melvin was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 1237 on page 206 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00206