Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 429

Name of DeceasedPritchard, John
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age62
Address27 Sullivan Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationJanitor, Richmond School
ReligionSt. Mark's - Anglican
Identified byHerbert Prichard (son)
BuriedSt. John's Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife Annie née McLean, 55; children Herbert Victor, 30; Roy Lester, 27; Emma Elizabeth., Mrs. Frederick F. Johnson 26; Arthur Daniel, 23; died George Douglas, 21; James Allen, 18; Florence Amanda May "Mid", 17; Samuel John Edward "Ted", 11
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 14 December 1917 p. 12; Halifax Herald - 15 December 1917 p. 3
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 5 HRC: List
- HRC: Article 3
- HRC: Rogers files

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John Pritchard was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 314 on page 52 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00052