Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 441

Name of DeceasedJackson, Edward
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age33
Address5 Duffus Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationStevedore, William Jackson
ReligionSt. Joseph's - Roman Catholic
Identified byAda Moore
BuriedMount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife Ellen Sidebottom Jackson, 35; children Florence, 13; died Muriel, 10; survived Edward, 7; Charles, 5; Benedit, 3; Patricia, 9 months; died
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 22 April 1918
Note"Wife ..., washed up by the tidal wave into neighbour's yard."
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 5403/636
- HRC: List
- Books: Mahar

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Edward Jackson was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 1102 on page 183 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00183