Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 875

Name of DeceasedGillespie, Isabella
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderFemale
Age24
Address4 ½ Richmond Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationDomestic employed by Bert Hillis
Identified byMrs. Andrew Gillespie
BuriedSydney Mines, Nova Scotia
FamilySon Alexander Robert, 1; father Andrew Gillespie; mother Annie, Sydney Mines
ObituaryMorning Chronicle - 10 December 1917 p. 2
NoteFrom Cape Breton living with son and her parents Andrew and Annie
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 1641
- HRC: List

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Isabella Gillespie was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 636 on page 105 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00105