Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 959

Name of DeceasedPeach, Robert James
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age45
Address18 Needham Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationStevedore, Furness Withy Co. Acadia Sugar Refinery
ReligionSt. Joseph's - Roman Catholic
Identified byLindsay Dauphinee
BuriedMount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife Lena May Peach née Dauphinee, 29; children Gladys Camilia, 12; Robert Henry, 11; Charles Patrick, 10
RelativesSister-in-law Susan Yates, 27; died
ObituaryMorning Chronicle - 10 December 1917 p. 2
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 91
- HRC: Article 4
- HRC: List

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Robert James Peach was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 720 on page 119 below:

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