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Colorado Mining Fatalities (pre-1963)

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BACA, ALEX Death Date: 1935DEC16
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp: 28
Age at death: 50
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 4
County: WEL
Company name: CLAYTON COAL CO.
Mine name: CLAYTON
Cause of death/comments: FELL UNDER A CAR

BACA, EMILIO Death Date: 1925JUN9
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: CAR DROPPER
Yrs Mine Exp: 10
Age at death: 40
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: HUE
Company name: THE HUERFANO COAL CO.
Mine name: LUDLOW
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED IN A COLLISION OF TWO CARS

BACA, ENTINIO Death Date: 1918OCT30
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 21
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL CO.
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BACA, JOE M Death Date: 1944MAR1
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: C.F.& I. CORP.
Mine name: FREDERICK
Cause of death/comments: HAULAGE

BACA, JOSE Death Date: 1943AUG3
Nationality:
Occupation: LABORER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 41
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: PUE
Company name: INTERSTATE ENGINEERING
Mine name: PUEBLO
Cause of death/comments: DIPPERSTICK BROKE OFF & FELL ON HEAD

BADEL, STEVE Death Date: 1917APR27
Nationality: GREEK
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 38
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BADOVICH, STEVE Death Date: 1909FEB4
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: BERWIND
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

BAHANIS, GUS Death Date: 1919MAR31
Nationality: GREEK
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 46
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: LAS
Company name: EMPIRE COAL CO.
Mine name: EMPIRE
Cause of death/comments: GAS EXPLOSION DUE TO ELECTRIC ARC

BAILEY, JAMES E Death Date: 1928FEB27
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 52
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BAILEY, RAY Death Date: 1936JAN20
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: DAY MAN
Yrs Mine Exp: 2
Age at death: 26
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: BOU
Company name: NATIONAL FUEL CO.
Mine name: MONARCH NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: GAS EXPLOSION

BAILEY, THOMAS Death Date: 1922JUN15
Nationality:
Occupation: MUCKER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 19
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BAIRCH, GEORGE Death Date: 1908JUN3
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 31
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: PINON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BAIRD, JAMES Death Date: 1906FEB7
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 23
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: JEWEL
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BAIRD, OSCAR Death Date: 1936JAN20
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MOTORMAN
Yrs Mine Exp: 1
Age at death: 33
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: BOU
Company name: NATIONAL FUEL CO.
Mine name: MONARCH NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: GAS EXPLOSION

BAKEMIER, WALTER Death Date: 1921MAR24
Nationality:
Occupation: BUCKETLOADER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 23
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: SAM
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: SUFFOCATION

BAKER, CHARLEY Death Date: 1942JAN27
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: WADGE
Cause of death/comments: GAS EXPLOSION

BAKER, PETER Death Date: 1884JAN24
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name: COLORADO COAL AND IRON
Mine name: CRESTED BUTTE
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS AND DUST

BAKER, STANLEY Death Date: 1944JUL29
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: DEL
Company name: PAONIA FARMERS COAL
Mine name: PAONIA FARMERS DELTA
Cause of death/comments: SURFACE HAULAGE (TRESPASSING)

BALDAZARI, G. Death Date: 1910OCT8
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: STARKVILLE
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF DUST ARC FROM RUNAWAY TRIP

BALDE, MARTIN Death Date: 1906JUL12
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 20
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: JEF
Company name:
Mine name: LEYDEN
Cause of death/comments: STRUCK BY A DERAILED CAR

BALDON, KENNETH Death Date: 1922DEC7
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 10
Age at death: 28
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: BOU
Company name: FOX COAL CO.
Mine name: FOX
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BALDWIN, JOHN Death Date: 1897JUN21
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: SAJ
Company name:
Mine name: IOWA
Cause of death/comments: BLAST

BALDWIN, WILLIAM Death Date: 1935FEB21
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MACHINE HELPER
Yrs Mine Exp: 20
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 5
County: BOU
Company name: LOUISVILLE-LAFAYETTE COAL CO
Mine name: Hi-WAY
Cause of death/comments: SHEAVE WHEEL FELL DOWN SHAFT ON CAGE

BALDWIN, WILLIAM J Death Date: 1897MAY5
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: CLE
Company name:
Mine name: BRONALIER
Cause of death/comments: PICKING OUT MISSED SHOT

BALLANTYPE, WILLIAM Death Date: 1901AUG31
Nationality: ENGLISH
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name: SIMPSON
Cause of death/comments: KICKED BY MULE

BALLARD, CHARLES C Death Date: 1925NOV13
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: TOPMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 47
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: ELB
Company name: DAN LEE & SON
Mine name: MASCOT
Cause of death/comments: RUN-A-WAY TRIP OF EMPTY CARS

BALLARD, RICHARD Death Date: 1895JUN24
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: OUR
Company name:
Mine name: GENESE VANDERBILT
Cause of death/comments: FALLING ROCK FROM TOP SHAFT

BALLENICK, JOHN Death Date: 1892OCT20
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: PICTON
Cause of death/comments: PREMATURE BLAST

BALLON, EPIFANIO Death Date: 1915JAN4
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: MACHINE OILER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: TABASCO WASHERY
Cause of death/comments: DRAWN INTO A GEAR WHEEL WHILE OILING IT

BALSLEY, E O Death Date: 1899NOV15
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAR
Company name:
Mine name: GRANT QUARRY
Cause of death/comments: CUTTING UNEXPLODED HOLE

BALTERIO, JUAN Death Date: 1919AUG18
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: MACHINE MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: OAKDALE COAL CO.
Mine name: OAKDALE
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS DUE TO DEFECTIVE LAMP

BALTUSZNIK, PAUL Death Date: 1910OCT8
Nationality: RUSSIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 40
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: STARKVILLE
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF DUST ARC FROM RUNAWAY TRIP

BANALETTI, GUISEPPI Death Date: 1903FEB11
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 38
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: PRIMERO
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BANKS, C E Death Date: 1957MAR11
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name: SIGNAL OILFIELD SERVICE
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: SLACK CABLE LOOPED AROUND HEAD

BANKS, WARREN E Death Date: 1935MOV13
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINE FOREMAN
Yrs Mine Exp: 45
Age at death: 62
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: FREDERICK
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BANNER, JOE Death Date: 1917APR27
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 45
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BANONI, ANTONIO Death Date: 1912SEP23
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: ROUSE
Cause of death/comments: STRUCK BY LOADED CAR

BARAGA, JOE Death Date: 1904OCT28
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 23
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: TERCIO NO. 3
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BARAGA, JOHN Death Date: 1904OCT28
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: TERCIO NO. 3
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BARATONA, SAM Death Date: 1911JAN16
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 4
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: FORBES NO. 6
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BARBER, JOHN T. Death Date: 1895DEC27
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name: ANNIE C. TUNNEL
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF BLAST

BARBER, M. Death Date: 1917APR27
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: ELECTRICAIN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 30
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BARBER, TERRELL Death Date: 1949FEB5
Nationality:
Occupation: MUCKER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 28
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: DOL
Company name: RICO ARGENTINE MINING CO.
Mine name: RICO
Cause of death/comments: CAVE-IN FROM ROOF

BARBER, W L Death Date: 1941JUL21
Nationality:
Occupation: HOISTMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 56
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name: J. B. MESTER
Mine name: ARCHER
Cause of death/comments: ASPHYXIATION

BARBOUR, ROBERT E Death Date: 1952MAY9
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name: GIBBONS- REED & BOYLE BROS.
Mine name: CLIMAX
Cause of death/comments: DRILLED INTO MISSED HOLE

BARCLAY, CAREY Death Date: 1901NOV20
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: SAM
Company name:
Mine name: SMUGGLER UNION
Cause of death/comments: FIRE

BARDOVIC, MIKE Death Date: 1907DEC2
Nationality: HUNGARIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 38
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: STARKVILLE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

BARNES, CHARLES Death Date: 1898MAR15
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name: WHITE CAP
Cause of death/comments: PICKING OUT MISSED HOLE

BARNES, MELVIN J Death Date: 1936MAR8
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: TIPPLE MAN
Yrs Mine Exp: 1
Age at death: 26
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: ROU
Company name: COLORADO & UTAH COAL CO.
Mine name: HARRIS
Cause of death/comments: STRUCK BY BOX CAR LOADER

BARNES, THOMAS Death Date: 1893NOV10
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAP
Company name:
Mine name: DUGAN
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF SLATE

BARNETT, JAMES F Death Date: 1952JUN7
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name: AARON STROMBERG & CO.
Mine name: BOULDER
Cause of death/comments: PREMATURE BLAST

BARNETT, LESLIE E Death Date: 1957MAY10
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name: GOLDEN CYCLE CORP. (URAVAN)
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BETWEEN SKIP & TIMBER

BARNETTI, JASPER Death Date: 1941OCT21
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: MIDWEST FUEL & TIMBER
Mine name: CHAMPION
Cause of death/comments: HAULAGE

BARNHILL, BOB M Death Date: 1951NOV21
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name: B & M SERVICE CO.
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: BURNED BY OIL TANK FIRE

BARONSKI, JOSEF Death Date: 1910OCT8
Nationality: POLE
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 4
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: STARKVILLE
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF DUST ARC FROM RUNAWAY TRIP

BARRELLO, TONY Death Date: 1919AUG18
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: OAKDALE COAL CO.
Mine name: OAKDALE
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS DUE TO DEFECTIVE LAMP

BARRETT, JAMES Death Date: 1895JUN12
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: SOMETHING GOOD
Cause of death/comments: POWDER EXPLOSION

BARRETT, PATRICK Death Date: 1884JAN24
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name: COLORADO COAL AND IRON
Mine name: CRESTED BUTTE
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS; BD. PLYMOUTH

BARRETT, WILLIAM Death Date: 1928MAR1
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: TIMBERMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 64
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BARRICK, GEORGE Death Date: 1920MAR9
Nationality:
Occupation: TEAMSTER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 44
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: JEF
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BARRO, GUISEPPI Death Date: 1903APR27
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 49
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: SUNSHINE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

BARRON, CONCEPTION Death Date: 1928NOV29
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL CO.
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF SLATE

BARRON, PETER Death Date: 1918MAY23
Nationality: RUSSIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 58
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: HUE
Company name: BREEN COAL MINING
Mine name: BREEN
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BARRON, WILLIAM Death Date: 1897JAN19
Nationality:
Occupation: NIGHT BOSS
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: STARKVILLE
Cause of death/comments: SHOT EXPLOSION

BARROS, JUAN D Death Date: 1924MAR5
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 18
Age at death: 45
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 5
County: HUE
Company name: FRUTH & STONE CO.
Mine name: LEADER NO. 1
Cause of death/comments: CAUGHT BETWEEN TOP OF CAR & ROOF

BARROW, THOMAS Death Date: 1895FEB15
Nationality:
Occupation: FIRE BOSS
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: ROUSE
Cause of death/comments: TRIP OF RUNAWAT CARS

BARTELL, LEO A Death Date: 1962OCT29
Nationality:
Occupation: FOREMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 34
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name: AMERICAN METALS CLIMAX
Mine name: INC
Cause of death/comments: LAK

BARTH, BERT Death Date: 1913DEC16
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 31
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: GAR
Company name: CORYELL MINING LEASING
Mine name: VULCAN
Cause of death/comments: DUST EXPLOSION

BARTILOTTI, NICOLO Death Date: 1902JAN13
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 26
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name:
Mine name: CRESTED BUTTE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BARTINOLA, CANDIDA Death Date: 1903SEP10
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: SOPRIS
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BARTLETT, DONALD E Death Date: 1958SEP16
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name: LOWELL THOMPSON (CLIMAX U.)
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: ELECTROCUTION UNDERGROUND

BARTLUSSI, GLENN Death Date: 1918OCT20
Nationality:
Occupation: MOTORMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 15
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: STRUCK BY A TROLLEY

BARTOLA, BOSTON Death Date: 1942NOV23
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: BUTTE VALLEY COAL
Mine name: BUTTE VALLEY
Cause of death/comments: GAS EXPLOSION

BARTOLO, JOHN Death Date: 1935AUG12
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MACHINE MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 4
Age at death: 21
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL CO.
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BARTON, GEORGE A Death Date: 1935AUG15
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MACHINE MAN
Yrs Mine Exp: 10
Age at death: 48
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name: PIKES PEAK FUEL CO.
Mine name: PIKEVIEW
Cause of death/comments: DIABETIC GANGRENE

BASAKAS, HARIS Death Date: 1917APR27
Nationality: GREEK
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 36
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BASHAM, KING W Death Date: 1914JAN27
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name: DORR COAL
Mine name: DORR
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BASNETT, BUFORD OTIS Death Date: 1941MAY8
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 28
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name: WOLF TONGUE MINING CO.
Mine name: BOULDER
Cause of death/comments: CRUDHED BETWEEN MACHINE & WALL

BASSI, PEDRO Death Date: 1892JAN2
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL CO.
Mine name: SOPRIS
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BASSO, DOMENIC Death Date: 1907FEB11
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 26
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: PICTOU
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF SLATE

BASTA, MARK Death Date: 1942MAR3
Nationality:
Occupation: MACHINEMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 45
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: PAR
Company name: LONDON MINES & MILLING CO.
Mine name: ALMA
Cause of death/comments: PREMATURE BLAST

BATCH, MICHAEL Death Date: 1895FEB18
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name:
Mine name: COAL CREEK
Cause of death/comments: BLOWN-OUT SHOT

BATCHILETTI, GEORGE Death Date: 1913JAN8
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 52
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name: AMERICAN FUEL CO.
Mine name: MATCHLESS
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF SLATE

BATEY, JAMES Death Date: 1913JAN3
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 52
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 8
County: GAR
Company name: SOUTH CANON COAL CO.
Mine name: SOUTH CANON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BATHOLEMEW, JANO Death Date: 1891OCT24
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GAR
Company name: COLORADO FUEL CO.
Mine name: COAL RIDGE
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS AND COAL DUST

BATKI, JOONAS Death Date: 1906JAN2
Nationality: FINLANDER
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 43
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name:
Mine name: SOMERSET
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BATTU, GUISEPPI Death Date: 1907MAY19
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: LABORER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 23
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: ENGLEVILLE
Cause of death/comments: FIRE-SUFFOCATION

BAVELLE, JOE Death Date: 1909SEP20
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: COMPANY MAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 36
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL FROM CHUTE

BAVIER, ABEL Death Date: 1917SEP24
Nationality: BELGIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 21
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name: UTAH FUEL
Mine name: SOMERSET
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BAXTER, DAVID Death Date: 1905AUG14
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 19
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: RUGBY
Cause of death/comments: RUN OVER BY A TRIP OF CARS

BAXTER, GEORGE Death Date: 1918FEB23
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 27
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BAXTER, RAYMOND E Death Date: 1940FEB1
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAP
Company name: WILLIAM HUNT
Mine name: HUNT
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF (COAL)

BAXTER, WALLACE Death Date: 1913DEC16
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: LOADER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: GAR
Company name: CORYELL MINING LEASING
Mine name: VULCAN
Cause of death/comments: DUST EXPLOSION

BAXTER, WILLIAM Death Date: 1899DEC2
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 40
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County:
Company name:
Mine name: VAUGHN
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BEACH, FREDIRICK Death Date: 1891SEP12
Nationality:
Occupation: TRAPPER BOY
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name: COLORADO COAL & IRON CO.
Mine name: COAL CREEK NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: ACCIDENTLY HANGED HIMSELF WITH A ROPE

BEAM, F. Death Date: 1906FEB19
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 28
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: MAITLAND
Cause of death/comments: GAS EXPLOSION

BEAMER, AUGUST Death Date: 1917JUN9
Nationality:
Occupation: FOREMAN MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 31
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: SAJ
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BY FALL OF ROCK

BEATO, MIKE Death Date: 1909JAN15
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: COKEDALE
Cause of death/comments: SQUEEZED BETWEEN CAR AND RIB

BEAUCHET, LEON Death Date: 1896JAN9
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: TENDERFOOT
Cause of death/comments: THAWING POWDER BY HOT SAND PROCESS

BEBER, JOHN Death Date: 1918APR9
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 26
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: ROCKVALE
Cause of death/comments: PREMATURE SHOT

BEBOS, GOST Death Date: 1924APR16
Nationality: GREEK
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 20
Age at death: 42
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: TABASCO
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BECHT, FRED Death Date: 1884JAN24
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name: COLORADO COAL AND IRON
Mine name: CRESTED BUTTE
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS AND DUST

BECK, E G Death Date: 1957APR19
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name: HINMAN BROS. CONST. CO.
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BY FALLING ROCK (CUT WALL)

BECK, HENRY Death Date: 1912JAN23
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: TRACK-LAYER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: OAKDALE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BECK, JOSEPH S Death Date: 1929SEP8
Nationality:
Occupation: SUPERINTENDENT
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 51
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FELL IN MINE

BECK, LEO Death Date: 1942JAN27
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: WADGE
Cause of death/comments: GAS EXPLOSION

BECKER, PETER Death Date: 1896FEB18
Nationality: GERMAN
Occupation: LOADER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: GAR
Company name:
Mine name: VULCAN
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BEDALLA, JOSE Death Date: 1910NOV8
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 16
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST-OPEN LIGHT

BEDALLA, M Death Date: 1910NOV8
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 40
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST-OPEN LIGHT

BEDALLA, R. Death Date: 1910NOV8
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 18
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST-OPEN LIGHT

BEDIENT, L B Death Date: 1950NOV6
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: MES
Company name: ERNEST HICKS & SON
Mine name: HIDDEN TREASURE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

BEDINI, JOE Death Date: 1919OCT9
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MACHINE RUNNER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 28
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: GORDON COAL CO.
Mine name: GORDON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BEECHER, C. F Death Date: 1896OCT26
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name: IBEX
Cause of death/comments: CAVE OF GROUND

BEEN, HARRY T Death Date: 1942JAN27
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: WADGE
Cause of death/comments: GAS EXPLOSION

BEGAY, RAYMOND Death Date: 1962JUL27
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 31
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: SAM
Company name: UNION CARBIDE NUCLEAR CO.
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BETWEEN CAR AND TIMBER

BEGLUITTI, FRANK Death Date: 1947MAY1
Nationality:
Occupation: MOTORMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 24
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name: R. L. JONES
Mine name: LEADVILLE
Cause of death/comments: CAUGHT BETWEEN MOTOR & CHUTE

BEIROW, HAROLD F Death Date: 1953DEC16
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name: ARAPAHOE DRILLING CO.
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BY FALL OF PULL-BACK WEIGHT

BEITLER, PETER Death Date: 1913JUL22
Nationality: GERMAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: CRESTED BUTTE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BEKER, ERICK Death Date: 1896FEB5
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name: UNION
Cause of death/comments: FALLING DOWN MAN-WAY

BELARIO, DOMINIC Death Date: 1897NOV24
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: CLE
Company name:
Mine name: PELECAN DIVES
Cause of death/comments: SCALE FALLING FROM BACK OF SLOPE

BELCHER, CLYDE Death Date: 1903JAN28
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 16
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: PRIMROSE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BELJAS, CHRIS Death Date: 1912OCT11
Nationality: SLAV
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: RAVENWOOD
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BELL, ABE Death Date: 1933OCT3
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 25
Age at death: 44
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: MOFFAT COAL CO.
Mine name: OAK HILLS NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF DRAW ROCK

BELL, DAVE Death Date: 1910NOV8
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MOTORMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST-OPEN LIGHT

BELL, FRANK P Death Date: 1871JUN16
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GIL
Company name:
Mine name: SEATON
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BELL, JOHN Death Date: 1915MAR4
Nationality: ENGLISH
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 72
Marital Status: W
Surving children: 3
County: WEL
Company name: JAS. ETCHELLS
Mine name: PARKDALE
Cause of death/comments: INHALING NOXIOUS GASES

BELL, JOSEPH Death Date: 1894JUL18
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: PICTON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BELL, MATT Death Date: 1899SEP3
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name:
Mine name: NORTH STARR
Cause of death/comments: ROCK FELL OFF BUCKET

BELL, WILLIAM C Death Date: 1917MAY19
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 57
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 4
County: ROU
Company name: INTERNATIONAL FUEL
Mine name: WOLF CREEK
Cause of death/comments: SLIDE OF COAL AND ROCK

BELLIN, MILTON Death Date: 1918NOV4
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: COMPANY MAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 30
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County:
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments:

BELLOTTI, ERNEST Death Date: 1936JAN24
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MACHINE LOADER
Yrs Mine Exp: 20
Age at death: 54
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 4
County: HUE
Company name: MAJOR COAL CO.
Mine name: MAJOR
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BELLOTTI, FERDINAND C Death Date: 1917JUN20
Nationality:
Occupation: TIMBERMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 28
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: CLE
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF SALB OF ROCK

BELOS, GEORGE Death Date: 1916DEC3
Nationality: GREEK
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 27
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: YAMPA VALLEY COAL
Mine name: YAMPA VALLEY NO. 6
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED UNDER A HOIST

BELTRAM, DOMINIC Death Date: 1942JAN15
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: SAMPSON COAL MINE
Mine name: SAMPSON
Cause of death/comments: ROOF FALL

BEMBRY, C. L Death Date: 1918AUG27
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 27
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: STRUCK ON HEAD BY AIR PIPE

BENDETTI, BEN Death Date: 1912JUN18
Nationality: AUSTRO-TYROL
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: GAS EXPLOSION

BENDOWSKY, EDWARD C Death Date: 1935MAR4
Nationality:
Occupation: MACHINEMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 37
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County:
Company name: NEW ZEALAND GOLD MINES
Mine name: INC.
Cause of death/comments: TEL

BENEDETTO, BEN Death Date: 1912JUN18
Nationality: AUSTRIAN-TYR
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL CO.
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS DUE TO DEFECTIVE LAMP

BENEDTTI, JOE Death Date: 1912NOV10
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 38
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 5
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: TOLLER
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BENHAM, CECIL L Death Date: 1946AUG22
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: MOF
Company name: COLOWYO COAL
Mine name: RED WING
Cause of death/comments: HAULAGE

BENI, FRANK Death Date: 1942JAN12
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: MOFFAT COAL
Mine name: MOFFAT NO. 1 & NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: FALL MATERIALS

BENNETT, CHARLES Death Date: 1943JAN18
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 56
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: CLE
Company name: CALIFORNIA-HIDDEN TREASURE
Mine name: IDAHO SPRINGS
Cause of death/comments: DROWNED

BENNETT, CHARLES Death Date: 1920JUL22
Nationality:
Occupation: TIMBERMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 49
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BENNETT, F N Death Date: 1899NOV3
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name: UNION PLANT
Cause of death/comments: CAUGHT BETWEEN BELT & PULLY

BENNETT, JAMES Death Date: 1910NOV8
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MOTORMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 19
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICANFUEL
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST-OPEN LIGHT

BENNETT, OSCAR H Death Date: 1927JAN16
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: TRAMWAY CARPENTER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 45
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: OUR
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: HIT BY RUNAWAY BUCKET

BENNETT, WILLIAM Death Date: 1906JUL28
Nationality: ENGLISH
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 45
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: GREEN CANON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BENOSSI, LOUIS Death Date: 1912DEC18
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MACHINE RUNNER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 23
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: TOLTEC
Cause of death/comments: ELECTROCUTED

BENSON, ADOLPH Death Date: 1919MAY23
Nationality:
Occupation: MILLMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 20
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HIN
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CAUGHT ON A RUNNING BELT

BENSON, WALTER L Death Date: 1950NOV15
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: OSAGE COAL
Mine name: OSAGE STRIP
Cause of death/comments: CAUGHT BETWEEN TRUCKS

BERARDI, ANGELO Death Date: 1939MAR30
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name: BLACK DIAMOND FUEL CO.
Mine name: BLACK DIAMOND NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BERARDI, JAMES Death Date: 1944APR13
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name: CALDIROLA COAL
Mine name: CALDIROLA
Cause of death/comments: ELECTRICITY

BERDAR, NICK Death Date: 1910JUN11
Nationality: CROATIAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 23
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: IDEAL
Cause of death/comments: RUN OVER BY A TRIP OF CARS

BERG, CARL F Death Date: 1926AUG1
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: SHOVEL HELPER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 18
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BETWEEN SHOVEL FRAME & TRUCK

BERG, GUS W Death Date: 1923JAN11
Nationality:
Occupation: MUCKER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 63
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: OUR
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BERG, OSCAR Death Date: 1902AUG7
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: DRILL HELPER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 23
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: BOWEN
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BERG, PAUL W Death Date: 1958NOV20
Nationality:
Occupation: LOADERMAN
Yrs Mine Exp: 30
Age at death: 49
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name:
Mine name: BEAR
Cause of death/comments: ROOF FALL

BERGAMO, PRIMO J Death Date: 1942DEC12
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: C. F. & I. CORP.
Mine name: ROBINSON NO. 4
Cause of death/comments: ROOF FALL

BERGANT, FRANK Death Date: 1938FEB22
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL CO.
Mine name: PINNACLE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF FACE COAL

BERGEN, ALBERT Death Date: 1922MAR4
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 2
Age at death: 23
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: MORLEY
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BETWEEN CAR & ROOF

BERGOSH, JOE Death Date: 1946OCT11
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: C. F. & I. CORP.
Mine name: MORLEY
Cause of death/comments: ROOF FALL

BERHANT, ANTON Death Date: 1910JAN31
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: ROPE RIDER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 21
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: PRIMERO
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST

BERKEY, VIRGIL Death Date: 1896JUN22
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name: INTER-OCEAN
Cause of death/comments: SLIPPED FROM LADDER

BERNANDEZ, RAFAEL Death Date: 1921MAR8
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: MACHINE MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 1
Age at death: 24
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL CO.
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BERNS, WILLIAM Death Date: 1937SEP26
Nationality:
Occupation: MUCKER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: CLE
Company name: GRIFFITH LEASING CO.
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CARBON MONOXIDE GAS

BERSONNET, III Death Date: 1953SEP16
Nationality: W N
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: JR.
Company name:
Mine name: WILLIAM N. BERSONNET
Cause of death/comments:

BERTASA, MAURICE Death Date: 1886MAR25
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: CAMERON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BERTETTO, ANTONIO Death Date: 1922MAR24
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: SOPRIS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BERTINO, DOMNICK Death Date: 1891JUN1
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO COAL & IRON CO.
Mine name: ROAD CANON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BERTOK, JOE Death Date: 1911OCT9
Nationality: SLAV
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 39
Marital Status: W
Surving children: 3
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: TABASCO
Cause of death/comments: MISSED SHOT

BERTOLINA, PIETRO Death Date: 1917APR27
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BERTUZZI, S Death Date: 1910MAY2
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: PIEDMONT
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BERUMEN, JESUS Death Date: 1926FEB12
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 9
Age at death: 32
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: EMPIRE COAL MINING CO.
Mine name: EMPIRE
Cause of death/comments: TRIP JUMPED THE TRACK & STRUCK HEAD

BEST, GEORGE Death Date: 1918JUN24
Nationality: ENGLISH
Occupation: MACHINE RUNNER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 37
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: LOMA FUEL
Mine name: JOBAL
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BEST, HERMAN L Death Date: 1924DEC10
Nationality:
Occupation: OILER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 33
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BY DESCENDING WEIGHTS OF ELEVATOR

BETISTE, BENJAMINO Death Date: 1892NOV16
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name: UNITED COAL CO.
Mine name: CALEDONIA
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF SLATE

BETT, ANDY Death Date: 1908APR15
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 44
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: PIT
Company name:
Mine name: COALBASIN
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BETZ, CHARLES Death Date: 1947JUN24
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name: VINNELL CONSTRUCTION CO.
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: DRILLED INTO MISSED HOLE

BETZ, HENRY Death Date: 1948FEB27
Nationality:
Occupation: MINE FOREMAN
Yrs Mine Exp: 26
Age at death: 43
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: WEL
Company name: CLAYTON COAL
Mine name: MORRISON
Cause of death/comments: HAULAGE

BEVAN, WILLIAM Death Date: 1904APR29
Nationality: WELSH
Occupation: TIMBERMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 50
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name:
Mine name: NONAC
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BEVERIDGE, THOMAS Death Date: 1928FEB6
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MACHINE MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 32
Age at death: 49
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: PICTOU
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BEYE, JACK R Death Date: 1960NOV17
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 20
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: MOF
Company name: U.C.N.C. JOHN D. MOON
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: SCRAPER CRASHED TO PIT BOTTOM

BEZOT, JOSEPH Death Date: 1891OCT8
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL CO.
Mine name: ROUSE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BIA, FRANK KEE Death Date: 1955JAN14
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name: RICO ARGENTINE MINING CO.
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BY FALLING SLAB

BIALANTO, CAPERANO Death Date: 1904AUG3
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 35
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: BERWIND
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

BIAMA, DOMINIE Death Date: 1902JAN3
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: ROBINSON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF & COAL

BIAMA, PETE Death Date: 1902JAN3
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: ROBINSON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF & COAL

BIANCHI, CAMILLO Death Date: 1924AUG2
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 12
Age at death: 33
Marital Status: W
Surving children: 4
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: SOPRIS
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BETWEEN LOADED CAR & PROP

BIBERNIK, JOE Death Date: 1910JAN31
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: ROLLERMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: PRIMERO
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST

BICICE, JOE Death Date: 1918JUN7
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 24
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: COLORADO AND UTAH FUEL
Mine name: HARRIS
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BICKERTON, ROBERT G Death Date: 1901SEP16
Nationality:
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: PIT
Company name:
Mine name: SPRING GULCH
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BIDLEMAN, W J Death Date: 1928APR6
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MACHINE MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 25
Age at death: 53
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: WEL
Company name: GRAND JUNCTION MINING & FUEL
Mine name: STERLING
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BETWEEN CARS & RIB

BIELLA, HERMAN Death Date: 1940APR4
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name: BOULDER VALLEY COAL CO.
Mine name: CENTENNIAL
Cause of death/comments: FALLING CROSS BAR

BILLICH, JOHN Death Date: 1926NOV22
Nationality: JUGO-SLOVAK
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 32
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FELL DOWN A RAISE

BILLIE, MIKE Death Date: 1913NOV6
Nationality: SLAV
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: UNION COAL & COKE
Mine name: PRYOR
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BILLINGS, BERT Death Date: 1900MAY19
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: MES
Company name:
Mine name: PALISADE
Cause of death/comments: BAD AIR

BIONEO, JOHN Death Date: 1901JUN27
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 27
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: STARKVILLE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BIORK, CHARLES Death Date: 1898APR30
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: OUR
Company name:
Mine name: REVENUE TUNNEL
Cause of death/comments: FELL DOWN SHAFT

BIOTTI, ANTONIO Death Date: 1898SEP17
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 35
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 4
County: FRE
Company name:
Mine name: ROCKVALE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BIRCH, THOMAS Death Date: 1899DEC18
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: BOX CAR LOADER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 30
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: CURTIS
Cause of death/comments: SHOULDER CAUGHT IN SHAFT

BIRTANKLE, JOE Death Date: 1908AUG26
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 44
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name: PICTOU
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BISHERD, JOHN Death Date: 1899NOV9
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 45
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 4
County: HUE
Company name: UNION COAL & COKE CO.
Mine name: PRYOR
Cause of death/comments: STRUCK BY SIX CARS

BISHOP, GEORGE H JR. Death Date: 1961OCT2
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 30
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAP
Company name: SAGE DRILLING CO.
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: STRUCK BY TONGS WHILE RELEASING VALVE

BISHOP, ROBERT DALE Death Date: 1959APR17
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name: HALLIBURTON OIL WELL
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: TWISTER HIT RIG & COLLAPSED

BISSOLA, ANDREW Death Date: 1909FEB11
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 23
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: STARKVILLE
Cause of death/comments: STRUCK BY A CAR

BITSCHAUER, LOUIS Death Date: 1897FEB6
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: SAM
Company name:
Mine name: TOM BOY
Cause of death/comments: DRILLED INTO UNEXPLODED HOLE

BITTAGOMEZ, R. Death Date: 1910NOV8
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 27
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST-OPEN LIGHT

BIVENS, NATHAN Death Date: 1918JUN15
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: ROPE RIDER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 38
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 4
County: HUE
Company name: MUTUAL COAL
Mine name: MUTUAL
Cause of death/comments: HIT BY DERAILED CARS

BIXEMAN, WILMER F Death Date: 1934AUG12
Nationality:
Occupation: BRAKEMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 27
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name: CLIMAX MOLYBDENUM CO.
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CRUAHED BETWEEN CAR & GRAVEL BIN

BIXLER, G W Death Date: 1919DEC23
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 27
Marital Status: W
Surving children: 1
County: LAP
Company name: HESPERUS FUEL CO.
Mine name: HESPERUS
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BLACKOCK, WILLIAM Death Date: 1895OCT10
Nationality:
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GAR
Company name:
Mine name: VULCAN
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BETWEEN CARS AND THE LAST CHUTE

BLACKWELL, EDWARD Death Date: 1904MAY21
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 23
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: BERWIND
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF BONY COAL

BLAIR, JAMES M Death Date: 1917NOV1
Nationality:
Occupation: TIMBERMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 29
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BY CAGE AND TIMBERS

BLAKE, MICHAEL Death Date: 1899NOV6
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name: IBEX
Cause of death/comments: DRYER EXPLODED CAUSED FROM FROZEN PIPE

BLANTIZ, JOE Death Date: 1922DEC9
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 2
Age at death: 32
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: LAS
Company name: CEDAR HILL CAOL & COKE CO.
Mine name: GREENVILLE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BLANTON, GEORGE H Death Date: 1927MAY14
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 21
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: JEF
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: STRUCK BY CAR

BLASER, HENRY W Death Date: 1937MAR1
Nationality:
Occupation: TIMBERMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 44
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: PAR
Company name: FAIRPLAY GOLD MINES
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: HEAD STRUCK BY SHAFT TIMBER

BLATNICK, JOHN Death Date: 1922NOV9
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 33
Age at death: 61
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: LAP
Company name: CITY COAL CO.
Mine name: CITY MINE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BLAZONIK, FRANK Death Date: 1937JUN2
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MACHINE MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 12
Age at death: 47
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: DEL
Company name: JUANITA COAL & COKE CO.
Mine name: KING
Cause of death/comments: ELECTROCUTED

BLEA, NOVERTO Death Date: 1896AUG10
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: STARKVILLE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BLOCHTER, RUDOLF Death Date: 1922JAN14
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 10
Age at death:
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: WALSEN
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL & ROCK

BLOCK, JOHN Death Date: 1897JUL22
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments:

BLOUNT, WALTER Death Date: 1942JAN27
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: WADGE
Cause of death/comments: GAS EXPLOSION

BLOZOSKY, MIKE Death Date: 1908NOV18
Nationality: SLAVONIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 29
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: OAKDALE
Cause of death/comments: HIT BY RUN-AWAY CARS

BLY, JAMES Death Date: 1919AUG18
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 21
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: HUE
Company name: OAKDALE COAL CO.
Mine name: OAKDALE
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS DUE TO DEFECTIVE LAMP

BLYTH, ROBERT Death Date: 1893JAN10
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: PAR
Company name: UNION PACIFIC COAL
Mine name: KING
Cause of death/comments:

BOCKHOUSE, FRANK Death Date: 1894JAN31
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name: SMOKELESS COAL
Mine name: OTIS
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BODAY, JOHN A Death Date: 1947MAY10
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 21
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: C. F. & I. CORP.
Mine name: FREDERICK
Cause of death/comments: ROOF FALL

BODERICK, THOMAS Death Date: 1900FEB8
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name: WOLFTONE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK FROM DRIFT

BODEWALD, CARL Death Date: 1884JAN24
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name: COLORADO COAL ANDIRON
Mine name: CRESTED BUTTE
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OFGAS AND DUST

BODHAINE, TURIN Death Date: 1893OCT3
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name: CITIZENS' COAL CO.
Mine name: HECLA
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BOELZ, W R Death Date: 1923OCT5
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: DRILLER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 23
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: ALAMO COAL CO.
Mine name: ALAMO
Cause of death/comments: CAUGHT BETWEEN DUMP CAR & ROOF

BOFFO, ANTONIO Death Date: 1896MAR18
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: SOPRIS
Cause of death/comments: INTERNAL INJURIES

BOGAN, JR. Death Date: 1939SEP20
Nationality: SAM
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: MOF
Company name:
Mine name: MOFFAT COAL CO.
Cause of death/comments: ROU

BOGAZ, JACK Death Date: 1919FEB8
Nationality: POLE
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 50
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: ROU
Company name: MOFFAT COAL
Mine name: MOFFAT NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BOGLE, NEIL C Death Date: 1919MAY5
Nationality:
Occupation: TRAMMER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 36
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: DYNAMITE EXPLODED

BOHI, LOUIS Death Date: 1892FEB15
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name: CANON CITY COAL CO.
Mine name: ROCKVALE NO. 7
Cause of death/comments: PREMATURE BLAST

BOLLER, JAKE Death Date: 1912FEB16
Nationality: SLAY
Occupation: TIMBERMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 27
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: LUDLOW
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BOLSTER, HARRY Death Date: 1917OCT25
Nationality:
Occupation: TEAMSTER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 26
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: PUE
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: THROWN FROM TOP OF LOAD

BOMNOLES, ALEGRO Death Date: 1913APR28
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 28
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: MORLEY
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BONATO, DOMINIC Death Date: 1902APR11
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: STARKVILLE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF SLATE

BONATO, GUISEPPE Death Date: 1922MAR24
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 64
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: SOPRIS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BONATO, TONY Death Date: 1903JAN7
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: ROCK DUMPER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: STARKVILLE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BOND, JESSE Death Date: 1929APR12
Nationality:
Occupation: MACHINEMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 57
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BETWEEN FLOOR & CAGE

BOND, PETER Death Date: 1938FEB4
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name: PIKES PEAK FUEL CO.
Mine name: PIKEVIEW
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF SLATE

BONE, WILLIAM Death Date: 1925MAR3
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: COMPANY MAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 21
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: ROYAL FUEL CO.
Mine name: ROYAL
Cause of death/comments: SQUEEZED BETWEEN CAR & WEIGHT-HOUSE

BONELLI, FRANK Death Date: 1899DEC8
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: CLE
Company name:
Mine name: LORD BYRON
Cause of death/comments: BLAST FROM MISSED HOLE

BONELLI, VEINZ Death Date: 1919FEB18
Nationality:
Occupation: ORE LOADER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 32
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: SAM
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED AND SUFFOCATED UNDER A DERAILEDCAR

BONENA, AUGUST Death Date: 1903FEB11
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: PRIMERO
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BONI, JAMES Death Date: 1907AUG21
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name:
Mine name: ALPINE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BONTO, LEE Death Date: 1913DEC16
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: LOADER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 21
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: GAR
Company name: CORYELL MINING LEASING
Mine name: VULCANJ
Cause of death/comments: DUST EXPLOSION

BONTO, W. Death Date: 1913DEC16
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 50
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: GAR
Company name: CORYELL MINING LEASING
Mine name: VULCAN
Cause of death/comments: DUST EXPLOSION

BONVICINI, CESARE Death Date: 1902APR29
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 23
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS NO. 3
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BOOTH, THOMAS W Death Date: 1923FEB20
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MACHINE HELPER
Yrs Mine Exp: 28
Age at death: 43
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: HUE
Company name: CANON-RELIANCE COAL CO.
Mine name: RELIANCE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BORDERICK, THOMAS Death Date: 1900FEB8
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name: MAB
Cause of death/comments: ROCK FALL FROM DRIFT

BORELLA, JOHN Death Date: 1916JUL29
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: MORLEY
Cause of death/comments: DELAYED SHOT CAUSED A FALL OF ROCK

BORETZ, STEVE Death Date: 1910JAN31
Nationality: HUNGARIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 30
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADOFUEL & IRON
Mine name: PRIMERO
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST

BORSA, JOSEPH Death Date: 1940JAN30
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: DELDOSSO COAL CO.
Mine name: SOPRIS NO. 1
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF TOP COAL

BORSUK, JOHN Death Date: 1925JAN21
Nationality: RUSSIAN
Occupation: MACHINE MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 11
Age at death: 33
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: WEL
Company name: W.E. RUSSELL COAL CO.
Mine name: RUSSELL
Cause of death/comments: ELECTROCUTED

BORTMAN, JOHN Death Date: 1935AUG26
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MACHINE LOADER
Yrs Mine Exp: 42
Age at death: 55
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: HUE
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: ROBINSON NO. 4
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BORYS, STEVE Death Date: 1920JAN29
Nationality:
Occupation: TRAMMER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 46
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: SAJ
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: PUSHED CAR INTO SHAFT & FELL 200 FEET

BOSCHOWITZKI, OSWALD Death Date: 1939APR15
Nationality:
Occupation: MUCKER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 23
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name: HERMAN ERBERT & ASSOC.
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FELL DOWN SHAFT

BOSOVICH, BLAZO Death Date: 1910NOV8
Nationality: MONTENEGRIN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 26
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST-OPEN LIGHT

BOSWORTH, BENJAMIN Death Date: 1896MAR16
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAR
Company name:
Mine name: JENNIE B
Cause of death/comments: HANGING WALL CAVED IN

BOTTARN, SALVATOR Death Date: 1914MAR25
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 24
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF SLATE

BOTTS, FRANK F Death Date: 1942APR2
Nationality:
Occupation: MACHINEMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 32
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: SAL
Company name: KRAMER MINES
Mine name: INC.
Cause of death/comments: CHA

BOTTS, J E Death Date: 1921JUL30
Nationality:
Occupation: LABORER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GAR
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CAR RAN AWAY

BOUGHNER, WILLIAM M Death Date: 1960AUG17
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: SUM
Company name: LINNEMAN CONSTRUCTION CO.
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BY DUMPSTER

BOURGER, JOHN Death Date: 1890FEB6
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: PAR
Company name: UNION COAL CO.
Mine name: COMO
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF CARBURETED HYDROGEN GAS

BOURKE, BEN Death Date: 1927JUN16
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MUCKER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 48
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: SUFFOCATION

BOVIE, EUGENE F Death Date: 1921DEC13
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: LABORER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 55
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: JEF
Company name: COLLIERIES CO.
Mine name: SATANIC
Cause of death/comments: OVERCOME BY FUMES

BOVIE, EUGENE F JR. Death Date: 1921DEC13
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: JEF
Company name: COLLIERIES CO.
Mine name: SATANIC
Cause of death/comments: OVERCOME BY FUMES

BOWDEN, JAMES Death Date: 1934SEP9
Nationality:
Occupation: MACHINEMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 42
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name: UNITED GOLD MINES CO.
Mine name: PORTLAND NO. 3
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BOWDEN, WILLIAM Death Date: 1889SEP9
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: JEF
Company name: GOLDEN FUEL CO.
Mine name: WHITE ASH
Cause of death/comments: DROWNED BY INUNDATION OF WATER FROM SHAFT

BOWEN, HAROLD T Death Date: 1954JUN5
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name: GERANIUM MINING CO.
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: PREMATURE BLAST

BOWEN, REUBEN W Death Date: 1914AUG27
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 27
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: JEF
Company name: LEYDEN COAL
Mine name: LEYDEN NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BOWMAN, ADOLFO Death Date: 1940JAN31
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: GUS GARCIA
Mine name: GARFIELD
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF (WATER SLIP)



BOYCE, JAMES Death Date: 1897MAY11
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: ORPHA MAY NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: FELL DOWN SHAFT

BOYCE, JOE Death Date: 1936JAN3
Nationality: SCOTCH
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 25
Age at death: 41
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: ROU
Company name: MOFFAT COAL CO.
Mine name: MOFFAT NO. 1 & NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BOYD, JIM Death Date: 1942SEP4
Nationality:
Occupation: JIGGERBOSS
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 35
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name: CLIMAX MOLYBDENUM CO.
Mine name: CLIMAX
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BOYD, JOHN W Death Date: 1899APR20
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: CLE
Company name:
Mine name: P T
Cause of death/comments: PREMATURE EXPLOSION

BOYER, VINCENT Death Date: 1887OCT5
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name: C. C. C. CO.
Mine name: ROCKVALE NO. 5
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF SLATE

BOYLE, R J Death Date: 1933DEC2
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINE FOREMAN
Yrs Mine Exp: 25
Age at death: 42
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: JEF
Company name: GOOD FUEL CO.
Mine name: LITTLETON VALLEY
Cause of death/comments: SUFFOCATED

BOZO, GIOANNI Death Date: 1907JAN23
Nationality: HUNGARIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 36
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: PRIMERO
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST-OPEN LIGHT

BRACKEN, DAN Death Date: 1926JAN23
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: FOREMAN & LEASOR
Yrs Mine Exp: 25
Age at death: 58
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: GAR
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: HARVEY GAP
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS

BRADFIELD, SETH T Death Date: 1917DEC5
Nationality:
Occupation: MACHINE DRILLER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 40
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BRADLEY, CHARLES Death Date: 1920MAR20
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BRADLEY, WILLIAM Death Date: 1910JUN13
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 60
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: PRIMERO
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

BRADY, HUGH Death Date: 1926JUN24
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 62
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF GROUND

BRADY, VICTOR Death Date: 1923AUG16
Nationality: HUNGARIAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 20
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: KEYSTONE
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BETWEEN A CAR & ROOF

BRANDENBURG, CHARLES Death Date: 1904OCT28
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: TERCIO NO. 3
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BRANDOFER, THOMAS Death Date: 1910MAR23
Nationality: GERMAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 33
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name: MATCHLESS
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BRANIGAN, MATT Death Date: 1898SEP19
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: ORPHA MAY
Cause of death/comments: CAR FALLING DOWN SHAFT

BRANKA, PETE Death Date: 1910OCT8
Nationality: POLE
Occupation: TIMBERMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 32
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: STARKVILLE
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF DUST ARC FROM RUNAWAY TRIP

BRANNAN, THOMAS Death Date: 1893JUL5
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name: COLORADO FUEL AND IRON CO.
Mine name: ANTHRACITE
Cause of death/comments: CAUSED BY A TRIP OF LOADED CARS

BRANSON, MORT Death Date: 1896APR5
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name: GILES
Cause of death/comments: TAMPING POWDER WITH IRON BAR

BRASCH, JOE Death Date: 1912AUG12
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 32
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: JEF
Company name:
Mine name: LEYDEN
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BREECH, PETER Death Date: 1897NOV1
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name:
Mine name: RUBY
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BY CAR

BREITKREUTZ, HERBERT Death Date: 1941JUL29
Nationality:
Occupation: CLAY MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 28
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: DOU
Company name: EUGENE JACKSON
Mine name: CASTLE ROCK
Cause of death/comments: TOP OF TUNNEL CAVED IN & CRUSHED TO DEATH

BREITKREUTZ, PAUL R Death Date: 1941JUL19
Nationality:
Occupation: CLAY MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 51
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: DOU
Company name: EUGENE JACKSON
Mine name: CASTLE ROCK
Cause of death/comments: TOP OF TUNNEL CAVED IN & CRUSHED TO DEATH

BRENNAN, EDWARD J Death Date: 1922NOV22
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 21
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: RIB
Company name: BARRY COAL CO.
Mine name: RIO BLANCO
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BRENNAN, LUKE Death Date: 1928MAY29
Nationality: ENGLISH
Occupation: MACHINE MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 35
Age at death: 61
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: ELP
Company name: COLORADO SPRINGS CO.
Mine name: CITY COAL
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BRENNAN, PATRICK Death Date: 1904JAN22
Nationality: IRISH
Occupation: SUPERINTENDENT
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 42
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: PRIMROSE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

BRENNAN, THOMAS Death Date: 1898DEC14
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: PORTLAND
Cause of death/comments: STRUCK BY ROCK

BRERELIN, O. W Death Date: 1898MAR24
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: FLOURICE
Cause of death/comments: FELL DOWN LADDER TO BOTTOM

BRERETON O. WADE, Death Date: 1898MAR24
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: FAL
Company name: FLUORINE
Mine name: ELP
Cause of death/comments:

BRETT, CLAY GEORGE Death Date: 1920MAR18
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 5
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 4
County: LAP
Company name: CALUMET FUEL CO.
Mine name: PERINS PEAK
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BREWER, J. H Death Date: 1902JAN20
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: PICTOU
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BRIA, PAULI Death Date: 1899APR10
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 45
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name:
Mine name: ENGLE
Cause of death/comments: TRIP OF CARS

BRIGGS, MATT D Death Date: 1922AUG6
Nationality:
Occupation: MACHINE MAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 33
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: SAM
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: BLOWN TO PIECES WHILE LOADING HOLES

BRINK, GENE H Death Date: 1952NOV26
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name: STEARNS - ROGERS MFG. CO.
Mine name: CLIMAX
Cause of death/comments: STRUCK BY A 30-TON TRAVELING CRANE

BRINLEE, ERWIN C Death Date: 1951JUL29
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name: CALDIROLA MINING CO.
Mine name: CALDIROLA NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

BRITENBAUGH, GUS Death Date: 1922FEB8
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 45
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BRITTON, THORNTON Death Date: 1897JUN7
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: KEYSTONE
Cause of death/comments: DIRT FALLING FROM SIDE OF SHAFT

BROCKLEBANK, BEN Death Date: 1895AUG29
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GIL
Company name:
Mine name: SLEEPY-HOLLOW
Cause of death/comments: DROWNED

BRODNY, FRANK Death Date: 1911APR10
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name: MONARCH NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF SANDSTONE

BRODRAC, JOE Death Date: 1903DEC8
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: MES
Company name:
Mine name: BOOK CLIFF
Cause of death/comments: PREMATURE SHOT

BRONK, ANTONIO Death Date: 1909JUL6
Nationality: SLAV
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 26
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: TOLLER
Cause of death/comments: GAS EXPLOSION

BROOKER, J D Death Date: 1924SEP26
Nationality:
Occupation: TEAMSTER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 58
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BROOKS, IRA T Death Date: 1961DEC7
Nationality:
Occupation: OPERATOR
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 63
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: DEL
Company name:
Mine name: GREEN VAL.
Cause of death/comments: HAULAGE

BROWN, A. T Death Date: 1917APR27
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BROWN, ARTHUR W Death Date: 1938JAN12
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL CO.
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BROWN, DONALD K Death Date: 1952AUG20
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name: CLIMAX MOLYBDENUM
Mine name: CLIMAX
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BY FALLING ROCK

BROWN, GEORGE F Death Date: 1917APR27
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 35
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BROWN, JAMES Death Date: 1914MAY8
Nationality: AMEERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 29
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: BOU
Company name: FOX COAL MINING
Mine name: FOX
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BROWN, JOHN Death Date: 1905JUN13
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 40
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: ROBINSON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BROWN, MAT Death Date: 1905JAN30
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MACHINE HELPER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 30
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: JEF
Company name:
Mine name: LEYDON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BROWN, RAY G Death Date: 1942JAN12
Nationality:
Occupation: TIMBERMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 38
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: CLE
Company name: RED ELEPHANT MINE
Mine name: IDAHO SPRINGS
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BROWN, ROBERT Death Date: 1907APR11
Nationality: ENGLISH
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 20
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: MAJESTIC
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BROWN, THOMAS R Death Date: 1926AUG7
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: UTILITY MAN
Yrs Mine Exp: 40
Age at death: 54
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: HUE
Company name: CALUMET FUEL CO.
Mine name: CALUMET NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: CAVE OF ROOF
BROWN, WILLIAM Death Date: 1908DEC3
Nationality: SCOTCH
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 50
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: SOUTHWESTERN
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BROWNFIELD, JOHN P Death Date: 1942JAN14
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 21
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name: VETA MINES
Mine name: INC.
Cause of death/comments: SAM

BROWNLEE, WILLIAM Death Date: 1894NOV8
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name: BOOK COAL MINING
Mine name: CHANDLER
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BRUGGER, CHRISTIAN Death Date: 1896FEB18
Nationality: GERMAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 30
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: GAR
Company name:
Mine name: VULCAN
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

BRUMAN, JOHN Death Date: 1900APR23
Nationality: AUSTRIA
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 28
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County:
Company name:
Mine name: CRESTED BUTTE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BRUNER, E. W Death Date: 1916JUL7
Nationality: AMERICAMN
Occupation: ENGINEER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 29
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: GUN
Company name: UTAH FUEL
Mine name: SOMERSET
Cause of death/comments: HIT BY A BURSTING OF A 10-INCH STEAM LINE

BRUNNER, HENRY H Death Date: 1922JAN20
Nationality:
Occupation: ELECTRICIAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 29
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: ELECTROCUTED

BRUNNER, PETER Death Date: 1895AUG29
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GIL
Company name:
Mine name: MISSOURI
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK ON SLOPE

BRUNO, MATTIO Death Date: 1920FEB10
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 16
Age at death: 44
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 8
County: BOU
Company name: ROCKY MOUNTAIN FUEL CO.
Mine name: STANDARD
Cause of death/comments: RUN OVER BY LOADED CARS

BRUNTEN, WILLIAM Death Date: 1917DEC22
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MACHINE-HELPER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name: WOLF PARK LEASING
Mine name: WOLF PARK
Cause of death/comments: ELECTRIC SHOCK

BRUZES, TONY Death Date: 1924NOV30
Nationality: GREEK
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 7
Age at death: 29
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: HAYDEN BROS. COAL CORP.
Mine name: HAYDEN
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF POWDER

BRYANT, DOUGLAS Death Date: 1929JAN9
Nationality:
Occupation: LABORER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 19
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: EAG
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: ELECTROCUTED

BRYSON, CLAUDE Death Date: 1915JUL27
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MACHINE RUNNER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 24
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: ROBINSON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BUCKNER, W. B Death Date: 1911DEC19
Nationality: COLORED
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 42
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: SUFFIELD
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BUDDA, MARTIN Death Date: 1903JUL23
Nationality: HUNGARIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: PRYOR
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BUENO, SABINO Death Date: 1948JAN10
Nationality:
Occupation: TIPPLEMAN
Yrs Mine Exp: 10
Age at death: 46
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: THOR FUEL
Mine name: THOR
Cause of death/comments: HAULAGE-SURFACE

BUIC, JOSEPH Death Date: 1911OCT30
Nationality: SLAV
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF SLAB OF CLOD

BUKJOY, JOHN Death Date: 1899DEC10
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name: LOUISVILLE
Cause of death/comments: FALLING ORE FROM ROOF

BUNICH, DAN Death Date: 1942AUG18
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: PINNACLE
Cause of death/comments: ROOF FALL

BUNTIN, WILLIAM Death Date: 1892AUG29
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name: UNITED COAL CO.
Mine name: WILLIAMSBURG
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BUNTON, MAT Death Date: 1906APR26
Nationality: SCOTCH
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 40
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: BOWEN
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BURAGO, ELOGO Death Date: 1904MAY6
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 43
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: HEZRON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BURKE, GEORGE Death Date: 1912JAN5
Nationality: COLORED
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 35
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BURKE, GEORGE Death Date: 1913OCT20
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 38
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: BOU
Company name: NATIONAL FUEL
Mine name: MONARCH NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: RUN OVER BY A LOADED CAR

BURKE, MIKE W Death Date: 1905JUN26
Nationality: IRISH
Occupation: TIMBERMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 42
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: BOWEN
Cause of death/comments: HIT BY A TROLLEY WIRE

BURNES, MIKE Death Date: 1914MAY22
Nationality: IRISH
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 55
Marital Status: W
Surving children: 0
County: GUN
Company name: ROCKY MOUNTAIN FUEL
Mine name: ALPINE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BURNETTE, ROY E Death Date: 1898DEC13
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAP
Company name:
Mine name: COLUNBUS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION CAUSED BY SLIP ON CAP

BURNHAM, GEORGE Death Date: 1919AUG6
Nationality: ENGLISH
Occupation: MINE FOREMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 40
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 7
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: BERWIND
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BURNS, BURTON Death Date: 1937SEP12
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MACHINE RUNNER
Yrs Mine Exp: 11
Age at death: 27
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: ROU
Company name: COLORADO & UTAH COAL CO.
Mine name: HARRIS
Cause of death/comments: ELECTROCUTED

BURNS, EDWARD Death Date: 1913MAY1
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 15
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: BLACK CANON FUEL
Mine name: CADDELL
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BURNS, JOHN Death Date: 1870AUG15
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GIL
Company name:
Mine name: GREGORY SECOND
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BY BUCKET

BURNS, MICHAEL Death Date: 1900FEB18
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: SAM
Company name:
Mine name: SMUGGLER-UNION
Cause of death/comments: FALLING FROM BUCKET

BURNS, OTTO Death Date: 1943OCT23
Nationality:
Occupation: MACHINE MAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: WADGE
Cause of death/comments: FACE FALL

BURNS, PETER Death Date: 1887AUG5
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name: COLORADO COAL AND IRON CO.
Mine name: CRESTED BUTTE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF SLATE

BURROUS, R WENDELL Death Date: 1951AUG24
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name:
Mine name: RESERVOIR NO. 22
Cause of death/comments: PREMATURE EXPLOSION

BURTELL, HUGO Death Date: 1939MAR12
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 37
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: SAJ
Company name: SHENANDOAH DIVES MINING
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: SLIPPED & FELL OFF LADDER & FELL 55 FEET

BURTON, ELI Death Date: 1895DEC26
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name: LISTER
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

BURTON, LORN Death Date: 1930JUN7
Nationality:
Occupation: MACHINEMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 35
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name: CLIMAX MOLYBDENUM CO.
Mine name: CLIMAX
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BURTON, W. J Death Date: 1902SEP21
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 28
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name: TYNON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

BUSETTI, ZEFERINO Death Date: 1902OCT30
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: miner
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: PRIMERO
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL & ROOF

BUSH, ARTHUR JAMES Death Date: 1942AUG17
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 49
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: MON
Company name: U.S. VANADIUM CORP.
Mine name: URAVAN
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BUSIN, LUDWIG Death Date: 1938MAR1
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: GORDON COAL CO.
Mine name: GORDON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BUSSELLE, H W Death Date: 1942SEP10
Nationality:
Occupation: DUMP LESSEE
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 71
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name: EMPIRE LEE MINING CO.
Mine name: CRIPPLE CREEK
Cause of death/comments: SUFFOCATED

BUSSETO, JOE Death Date: 1914JAN30
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 31
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: FRE
Company name: COLORADO CENTRAL COAL & MINE
Mine name: CENTRAL MINE
Cause of death/comments: DROWNED BY A RUSH OF WATER

BUSTOS, MAXIMO Death Date: 1942JAN27
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: WADGE
Cause of death/comments: GAS EXPLOSION

BUSTUS, MATT Death Date: 1922DEC14
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: PIXK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 2
Age at death: 35
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: MORLEY SLOPE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BUTLER, EARL Death Date: 1898JUN9
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: BIG DICK
Cause of death/comments: FELL INTO SHAFT

BUTLER, S. LEE Death Date: 1910APR25
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: GREENVILLE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF TOP COAL

BUZZ, HERMAN Death Date: 1919JAN4
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MACHINEMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 30
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: ELP
Company name: D. W. CORLEY
Mine name: KLONDYKE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

BYOLETTE, FRANK Death Date: 1907JUL12
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 24
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: TOLTEC
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

BYOUK, JOE Death Date: 1920MAY19
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 4
Age at death: 20
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: ELK MOUNTAIN
Cause of death/comments: MINE CAR STRIKING HIM

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