Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 157

Name of DeceasedBlackburn, James
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age13
Address1408 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
ReligionSt. Joseph's - Roman Catholic
Identified byMrs. Florence (Peter) Shea (cousin)
BuriedMount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyFather James Blackburn Sr., 44, foreman; died mother Eva Blackburn, 44; died siblings Cyril Montague, 9; survived Gerald St. Clair, 10 months; died
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 3631
- HRC: Article 4
- HRC: List

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James Blackburn was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 141 on page 23 below:

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