Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1114

Name of DeceasedBrown, Laura May
Date of Death22 December 1917
GenderFemale
Age39
Address77 Duffus Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
ReligionMethodist
Identified byAllen Brown
BuriedEllershouse, Nova Scotia
FamilyHusband Allan Brown, 30, teamster; children Cecil, 10; Jane, 9; Elsie, 4; Bessie, 3 months
ObituaryMorning Chronicle - 26 December 1917 p. 17; Halifax Herald - 13 March 1918 p. 2
NoteDied of injuries at Ladies College Hospital, Halifax
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 5142
- HRC: List

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Laura May Brown was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 890 on page 148 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00148