Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 162

Name of DeceasedTupper, George Edward
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age41
AddressNorth Kingston, Nova Scotia
OccupationFarmer
Identified byThomas H. Tupper
BuriedNorth Kingston, Nova Scotia
FamilyWife Lydia Tupper, 38; died children Hilda, 16; Carol, 15; Leta, 14; Minerva, 11; Floyd, 5
NoteVisiting 75 Veith St. at the time of explosion. Grandfather Edward became guardian of children. Originally buried Fairview Cemetery then removed to North Kingston.
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 5351
- HRC: List

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George Edward Tupper was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 146 on page 24 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00024