Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 440

Name of DeceasedBurford, Elsie May
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderFemale
Age9
Address1416 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
ReligionSt. Mark's - Anglican
Identified byJ. J. Fultz
BuriedSt. John's Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyFather Frank Burford Sr., 44; mother Charlotte Hirons, 44; Winnie, 19; Frank, 15; survived Thomas, 13; died
ObituaryEvening Mail - 20 December 1917; Halifax Herald - 21 December 1917 p. 10
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- Books:
- Books: Kitz
- HRC: Claims 178 HRC: List

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Elsie May Burford was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 324 on page 53 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00053