Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1440

Name of DeceasedHills, Ruth Bell
Date of Death6 December 1917
Address1366 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
ReligionKaye Street - Methodist
FoundBody not found
Identified byJohn G. Hills (grandfather)
BuriedFairview Lawn Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyFather John Dexter Hills, 32; died mother Maggie. B. Hills, 30; died siblings Margaret Maud, 7; Phyllis Jean, 9 months; died
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: List
- HRC: Article 3
- Cemeteries: Fairview Lawn

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Ruth Bell Hills was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 1185 on page 197 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00197