Re: Mansel H. Chandler

Hi Penny:

Thank You.

As the obit. is Mancil H. and his grave marker is Mansel H., I never thought
to try H. Mancil / H. Mansel OR just Chandler and the year as 1940.


on 9/18/07 9:04 PM, Penny Lane at plane001@... wrote:

Hi, Mancil is listed on the NSARM death register as Hollis Mancil Chandler.
Year 1940 Book 187, Page 86.
Died Dec 29, 1940 (which just happens to be my birthdate, although wrong
year). He's age 14yrs, 8 mons, 27 days. Buried Jan, 1941 Parrsboro.

----- Original Message -----
From: david winter
To: nscumber
Sent: Tuesday, September 18, 2007 7:19 PM
Subject: [nscumber] Mansel H. Chandler

I cannot locate Mansel H. Chandler on the NSARM Deaths of 1940-1941 to
obtain the actual birth & death date and/or locations.

Parrsboro Record, Tuesday, January 21, 1941, pg. #4; Reel #2863, NSARM,
Halifax, N.S.
OBITUARY: Mancil H. Chandler
The death of Mancil H. Chandler, only son of Mr. and Mrs. Percy Chandler,
Beaver Dam Road, Parrsboro, occurred at his home recently. Although his
health had not been at the best for the past year, his death was
He was fourteen years of age. Surviving are his parents; and six sisters,
Mrs. Vaughan Morris, Diligent River; Mrs. Hardy Dowe, Fraserville; Mrs.
William Lake, Fox River; Mrs. Emmerson Pettigrew, Parrsboro; Mrs. Clem
Bowden, Mrs. Errol Walker and a half-sister, Miss Maxine Dowe, all at
The funeral service was held at the home and conducted by Rev. H.
pastor of Trinity United Church. Interment was held in the family lot. The
pallbearers were: Hedley Henwood, Ronald Welch, David Brown, Hollis

Source: Dave Winter 18 Sep 2007
Note: Transcribed as published. His grave marker says "Mansel" H. Chandler

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