Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 885

Name of DeceasedHessian, Frederick
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age24
Address20 East Young Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationBrakeman, Canadian Government Railway
ReligionSt. Joseph's - Roman Catholic
Identified byJohn Hessian (father)
BuriedMount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyFather John Hessian, engineer Canadian Government Railway; mother Catherine (predeceased); siblings Edward, 23; William, 22; Margaret, 28; Gerald, 20; Mary, 17; died Thomas, 14; Frank
ObituaryMorning Chronicle - 17 December 1917
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 3174
- HRC: List
- Cemeteries: Mt Olivet

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Frederick Hessian was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 646 on page 107 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00107