Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 53
Name of Deceased Carson, John
Date of Death 6 December 1917
Gender Male
Age 35
Address 1410 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Occupation Stevedore, Furness Withy Co. Acadia Sugar Refinery
Religion St. Patrick's - Roman Catholic
Identified by Joseph Gaudet (brother-in-law)
Buried Holy Cross Cemetery, Halifax
Family Wife Kathleen Carson, 27; died children Harold, 6; Gordon, 4; Lillian, 11 months; died
Note St Joseph's HRC Scrap Book 530p66
Sources - City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 2647
- HRC: List

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John Carson was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 58 on page 9 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00009



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