Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 882

Name of DeceasedHayes, William
Additional NamesHays
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age40
Address7 Hunter Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationHarbour Pilot, SS Imo
ReligionSt. Paul's - Anglican
Identified byEdward Hayes (father)
BuriedSt. Paul's Cemetery, Herring Cove, Nova Scotia
FamilyWife Gertrude Sarah Sullivan Hayes; children Edward; Margaret; Agnes, 3; Grace, 2; Charles, 7 months
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 4954
- HRC: List
- Newspaper: Chronicle: Jan19/18p8

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William Hayes was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 643 on page 107 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00107