Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 950

Name of DeceasedMurphy, Patrick
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age53
Address33 Duffus Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationCar Inspector, Canadian Government Railway
ReligionSt. Joseph's - Roman Catholic
Identified byW. T. Murphy
BuriedMount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife Catherine Murphy née Hoganson, 40; children Beatrice, 15; Wilfred, 11; died Frederick, 7; Hilda, 5
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 14 December 1917 p. 112; Halifax Herald - February 28, 1918 p. 12
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 967/1537
- HRC: List

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Patrick Murphy was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 710 on page 118 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00118