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Henry Clinton Doane
Name: Henry Clinton Doane Crew Member Schooner F. W. Roebling (Canadian) Date of Birth: December 24, 1875 Place of Birth: Yarmouth NS Trade: Marine Engineer Religion: Methodist Date of Death: December 6, 1917 (Halifax) Age at Death: 41 Cemetery: Chegoggin Cemetery, Yarmouth Co., NS Henry was the son of Nehemiah and Mary (Killam) Doane and husband of Mary Etta (Robinson) Doane of Yarmouth, NS. He was married on July 23, 1898, at the age of 22, at Yarmouth, NS and was the father of Leslie John Doane (b. July 27, 1900). The Schooner F. W. Roebling suffered severe damage during the Halifax Explosion and the death of Henry Clinton Doane. Tombstone Inscription: “In loving memory. Henry C, Doane, Killed in Halifax Explosion, December 6, 1917”