Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 89

Name of DeceasedElliott, John W.
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age50
Address35 Veith Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationEngineer, Canadian Government Railway
ReligionSt. Joseph's - Roman Catholic
FoundBody not identified
Identified byCharles Alfred Elliott
BuriedMount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife Helen Elliott, 47; children Charles, 25; Katherine, 24; Harriet, 22; died Grace, 19; Helen, 16; Madeline, 14; died Joseph, 12; Agnes, 8; Vera, 6 died; Irene, 6
ObituaryMorning Chronicle - 10 December 1917 p. 2
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Article 4
- HRC: Claims 595 HRC: List

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John W. Elliott was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 87 on page 14 below:

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