Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1572

Name of DeceasedUpshaw, Andrew Henry
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age27
AddressWindsor Plains, Nova Scotia
OccupationLongshoreman, Furness Withy Co. Pier 8
ReligionBaptist
FamilyWife Gertrude Hamilton Upshaw (predeceased) children Pearle Elizabeth, 8; Randolph Raymond, 7; Dorothy Evangeline, 5; Marjorie Gertrude, 3; twins Laurence Andrew and Laura Adelia, 2
NoteBoarded 2 Maitland Street. African Nova Scotian
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 3718
- HRC: Files: C127.16

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Andrew Henry Upshaw was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 1310 on page 218 below:

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