Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1656

Name of DeceasedPurcell, Margaret
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderFemale
Age19
Address35 Hanover Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
ReligionSt. Joseph's - Roman Catholic
Identified byMrs. David Roddick (mother)
FamilyStep-father Robert Ellis, 43; died mother Annie Ellis, 42; died step-brother Joseph Robert, 8; died
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 22 March 1918 p. 3
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Article 4

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Margaret Purcell was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 1390 on page 231 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00231