Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1312

Name of DeceasedGay, Ernest Charles Roy
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age30
AddressTufts Cove Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
OccupationLabourer, Halifax Brewery
ReligionAnglican
BuriedTufts Cove, Dartmouth
FamilyWife Katherine Barker Gay, 24; children Roy, 6; Ernest, 4; Bernice, 3; Kathleen, 1
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 8 December 1917 p. 2; Halifax Herald - 7 December 1918 p. 14
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 3298
- HRC: List
- Churches: Emmanuel

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Ernest Charles Roy Gay was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 1065 on page 177 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00177