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Colorado Mining Fatalities (pre-1963)

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JACAVAK, N. Death Date: 1906FEB19
Nationality: SLAV
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 45
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: MAITLAND
Cause of death/comments: GAS EXPLOSION

JACKSON, ANDREW Death Date: 1910MAY4
Nationality: NEGRO
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 29
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: PRIMROSE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JACKSON, ARTHUR Death Date: 1879NOV28
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: JEF
Company name:
Mine name: GOLDEN
Cause of death/comments: CAVE-IN OF COAL

JACKSON, DAVID Death Date: 1931JUL2
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: FIRE BOSS
Yrs Mine Exp: 35
Age at death: 51
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: LAS
Company name: BEAR CANON COAL CO.
Mine name: BEAR CANON NO. 6
Cause of death/comments: DETONATORS EXPLODED WHILE CARRYING

JACKSON, LOUIS Death Date: 1896DEC18
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: OUR
Company name:
Mine name: VIRGINIUS
Cause of death/comments: CAGE FALLING DOWN SHAFT

JACKSON, MACK Death Date: 1914SEP2
Nationality: NEGRO
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 50
Marital Status: W
Surving children: 1
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: BERWIND NO. 3
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JACKSON, WILLIAM H Death Date: 1940JAN3
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: WEL
Company name: BOULDER VALLEY COAL CO.
Mine name: BOULDER VALLET
Cause of death/comments: HEART ATTACK

JACOBS, ALEX Death Date: 1907MAY19
Nationality: SCOTCH-IRISH
Occupation: SUPERINTENDENT
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 43
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: ENGLEVILLE
Cause of death/comments: FIRE-SUFFOCATION

JACOBSON, CHRIS Death Date: 1912MAY14
Nationality: SWEDE
Occupation: BOX-CAR MAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 41
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name: MONARCH NO. 1
Cause of death/comments: RUN OVER BY A TRIP OF CARS

JACOBSON, CLARENCE Death Date: 1942OCT8
Nationality:
Occupation: CAGER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 25
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name: RESURRECTION MINING CO.
Mine name: LEADVILLE
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BY CAGE

JACOLINA, ANTONI 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:

JACOVETTA, PAUL Death Date: 1932DEC24
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MACHINE MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 20
Age at death: 51
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: WEL
Company name: W. E. RUSSELL COAL CO.
Mine name: RUSSELL
Cause of death/comments: KILLED BY BATTERY HAULAGE MOTOR

JACQUES, FRANK PETER Death Date: 1919MAY8
Nationality: FRENCH
Occupation: MULE DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name: BROOKS FUEL
Mine name: NONPAREIL
Cause of death/comments: KICKED BY MULE

JAMACITO, DOMINIC Death Date: 1904JAN4
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 35
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name: REX NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

JAMES, C C Death Date: 1952FEB14
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 1
Age at death: 45
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: PIT
Company name:
Mine name: THOMPSON CREEK NO. 1
Cause of death/comments: ROOF FALL

JAMES, JOHN Death Date: 1898OCT10
Nationality: WELSH
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 38
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: SUNSHINE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK (ALIAS JOHN WILSON)

JAMES, JOHN GEORGE Death Date: 1942JUN19
Nationality:
Occupation: LEASER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 50
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name: ELKTON CO.
Mine name: CRIPPLE CREEK
Cause of death/comments: SHAFT CAVED IN & FELL

JAMES, JOHN P Death Date: 1903FEB28
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: BLACK DIAMOND
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JAMES, JOSEPH 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:

JAMES, JOSEPH Death Date: 1897FEB16
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: PORTLAND
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BY CAR

JAMES, RICHARD Death Date: 1879OCT17
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: OUR
Company name:
Mine name: BOBTAIL
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

JAMES, RICHARD 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;BD. WALSENBURG

JAMES, TONY Death Date: 1931MAR9
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MACHINE MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 38
Age at death: 52
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: WEL
Company name: ROCKY MOUNTAIN FUEL CO.
Mine name: GRANT
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF TOP COAL

JAMES, URIE Death Date: 1924SEP16
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: SHOT FIRER
Yrs Mine Exp: 2
Age at death: 32
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: WEL
Company name: ROCKY MOUNTAIN FUEL CO.
Mine name: COLUMBINE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF DRAWSLATE

JAMISON, HENRY Death Date: 1887AUG6
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: JEF
Company name:
Mine name: GOLDEN
Cause of death/comments: FELL DOWN SHAFT

JAMUZZI, PETER Death Date: 1908NOV4
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 35
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: RUGBY
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

JANNE, ROSARIO Death Date: 1913JUL9
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: SCANVENGER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 47
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 6
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: RUN OVER BY A DUMP CART

JANNOCITO, JOE Death Date: 1902APR19
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 65
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: MAJESTIC
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

JANUSOVITCH, RUDOLF Death Date: 1909FEB26
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
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: ELECTROCUTED BY A TROLLEY WIRE

JARAKES, ANTON HALL Death Date: 1913DEC24
Nationality: GREEK
Occupation: LOADER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 33
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name: ROCKY MOUNTAIN FUEL
Mine name: REX NO. 1
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK; ALIAS ANTON GALLOS

JARAMILLO, ANDREW Death Date: 1906NOV8
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 26
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: SOPRIS
Cause of death/comments: FALLING OFF TRIP

JARAMILLO, JOE Death Date: 1936JAN20
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: STABLE BOSS
Yrs Mine Exp: 20
Age at death: 49
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: BOU
Company name: NATIONAL FUEL CO.
Mine name: MONARCH NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: GAS EXPLOSION

JARDINE, ANDREW W Death Date: 1904DEC12
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 18
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: FRANCEVILLE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JARDOS, MATT Death Date: 1910NOV8
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 30
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 4
County: LAS
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: DELAGUA
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST-OPEN LIGHT

JAROMILLO, JOSEPH Death Date: 1918JUL27
Nationality:
Occupation: MACHINE MAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: SAM
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JARRELL, JESSE E Death Date: 1922MAY21
Nationality:
Occupation: OILER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 32
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: PAR
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: DROWNED

JEFFERSON, THOMAS J Death Date: 1924JUN25
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 20
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: MOFFAT COAL CO.
Mine name: OAK HILLS NO. 2
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL BUMPING OFF A PILLAR

JEFFERSON, W H Death Date: 1897DEC17
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: OUR
Company name:
Mine name: CONGRESS
Cause of death/comments: INSECURE STAGING COVERED WITH DIRT

JEFFRIES, BEN Death Date: 1884JAN24
Nationality:
Occupation: DRIVER
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

JEISUKAWA, B. Death Date: 1904MAY24
Nationality: JAPANESE
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 28
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: PRIMERO
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

JENKINS, JACK Death Date: 1896FEB18
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 27
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: GAR
Company name:
Mine name: VULCAN
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION ;BODY SHIPPED TO CARBONADO

JENKINS, JAMES Death Date: 1899FEB21
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 35
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County:
Company name:
Mine name: PEERLESS
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JENKINS, JOHN Death Date: 1920JUN30
Nationality:
Occupation: MECHANIC'S HELPER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 17
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: PIT
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: STRANGULATED HERNIA

JENKINS, JOHN R Death Date: 1925MAR13
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINE FORMAN
Yrs Mine Exp: 44
Age at death: 59
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: BERWIND
Cause of death/comments: RUN OVER BY A TRIP OF LOADED CARS

JENNINGS, E. J. BYRD Death Date: 1910NOV8
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MOTORMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 17
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

JENNINGS, MIKE Death Date: 1891JUL25
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: PIT
Company name: GRAND RIVER COAL & COKE CO.
Mine name: SPRING GULCH
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF SLATE

JENSEN, ANDREW Death Date: 1927APR8
Nationality: SWEDE
Occupation: CRANEMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FELL FROM BOOM OF STEAM SHOVEL

JENSON, L. P Death Date: 1902AUG7
Nationality: DANE
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 29
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: BOWEN
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

JIMENEZ, CARMIN Death Date: 1927NOV28
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: MACHINE MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 8
Age at death: 26
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: HUE
Company name: CALIENTE COAL CO.
Mine name: RAVENWOOD
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JIMENEZ, LOUIS Death Date: 1919JUN7
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 26
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: LAS
Company name: AMERICAN SMELTING & REFINING
Mine name: BONCARCO
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JIMENEZ, PEDRO Death Date: 1929MAR30
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 17
Age at death: 40
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 6
County: LAS
Company name: AMERICAN SMELTING & REFINING
Mine name: BONCARBO
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JINORE, JOE Death Date: 1908JUL29
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 33
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: GREENVILLE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

JIS, FRED Death Date: 1910SEP23
Nationality: SLAV
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: W
Surving children: 2
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: BRODHEAD
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JOANNING, JOHN Death Date: 3SEP1897
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GAR
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: SUNSHINE
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST-OPEN LIGHT

JOE, SMITH Death Date: 1910JAN13
Nationality: POLE
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 40
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: BERWIND
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

JOE, TRATOR Death Date: 1917APR27
Nationality: POLISH
Occupation: PARTING TENDER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 29
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

JOHNS, THOMAS Death Date: 1896FEB26
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GIL
Company name:
Mine name: PHEONIX-BURROUGHS
Cause of death/comments: FALLING DOWN ORE CHUTE

JOHNSOMN, D. C Death Date: 1908JAN13
Nationality: COLORED
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 45
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: CURTIS
Cause of death/comments: THROWN AGAINST ENTRY

JOHNSON, ALBERT Death Date: 1931JUL21
Nationality:
Occupation: CRANE HELPER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 35
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name: CANON CITY ZINC PLANT
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CAUGHT BETWEEN CABLE & LOADED CAR

JOHNSON, ALEX Death Date: 1923MAY5
Nationality: SWEDE
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 18
Age at death: 46
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: ROCKY MOUNTAIN FUEL CO.
Mine name: SOUTHWESTERN
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS & DUST

JOHNSON, ARVID Death Date: 1913DEC16
Nationality: SWEDE
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 40
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: GAR
Company name: CORYELL MINING LEASING
Mine name: VULCAN
Cause of death/comments: DUST EXPLOSION

JOHNSON, CHARLES Death Date: 1904MAY3
Nationality: SWEDE
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 37
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name: SIMPSON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

JOHNSON, CHARLES Death Date: 1901JAN21
Nationality: COLORED
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 35
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: PRYOR
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JOHNSON, FRANK Death Date: 1908SEP5
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: TRAPPER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: BERWIND
Cause of death/comments: RUN OVER BY A TRIP OF CARS

JOHNSON, HELMER Death Date: 1898MAR2
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: SAJ
Company name:
Mine name: IOWA
Cause of death/comments: LAGGING BORKE IN CHUTE

JOHNSON, JESSE Death Date: 1917APR27
Nationality: COLORED
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 45
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

JOHNSON, JOHN Death Date: 1925DEC26
Nationality: SLAV
Occupation: FARMER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 40
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: MOF
Company name:
Mine name: STAR
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

JOHNSON, LEE Death Date: 1952OCT29
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name: GABE-MaCALL DRILLING CO.
Mine name: WALDEN
Cause of death/comments: STRUCK BY LOOSE TONG

JOHNSON, M Death Date: 1897JUN17
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: BLUE BIRD
Cause of death/comments: FELL INTO OPEN SHAFT

JOHNSON, MIKE Death Date: 1919AUG18
Nationality: TURK
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

JOHNSON, NICK Death Date: 1898MAY27
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HIN
Company name:
Mine name: UTI MAY
Cause of death/comments: DRUM OF TRAM BROKE

JOHNSON, NOVER Death Date: 1873NOV3
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name:
Mine name: TOWSLAND
Cause of death/comments: FELL DOWN SHAFT;FROM CHILLICOTHE

JOHNSON, OTTO Death Date: 1898JAN3
Nationality: SWEDISH
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 31
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAP
Company name:
Mine name: DURANGO CITY
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

JOHNSON, PETE 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

JOHNSON, WALTER B Death Date: 1899OCT26
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name:
Mine name: OIL CREEK TUNNEL
Cause of death/comments: PICKED UNEXPLODED POWDER

JOHNSTON, AVERY Death Date: 1896DEC17
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: CLE
Company name:
Mine name: GOLD DERT
Cause of death/comments: FELL DOWN SHAFT

JOHNSTON, J. A Death Date: 1914NOV18
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MACHINE HELPER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 30
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: BOU
Company name: BROOKS-HARRISON FUEL
Mine name: NONPAREIL
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

JOHNSTON, M U Death Date: 1920JUL15
Nationality:
Occupation: MACHINE MAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 27
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JOHNSTON, WALTER Death Date: 1914JUL16
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 30
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: JAC
Company name: HAN BY & AMES
Mine name: HANBY
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF DIRT & ROCK

JOHNSTONE, ANDREW Death Date: 1913SEP10
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: TIPPLEMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 17
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name: UTAH FUEL
Mine name: SOMERSET
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF TIPPLE

JONAS, MIKE Death Date: 1917APR27
Nationality: GREEK
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 23
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

JONES, D. D Death Date: 1898APR23
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: LONDONDERRY
Cause of death/comments: SHAFT HOUSE BURNED DOWN

JONES, DAVID Death Date: 1907SEP11
Nationality: WELSH
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 64
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: BLACK DIAMOND
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JONES, HENRY Death Date: 1896OCT27
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: ENGLEVILLE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JONES, JEFF Death Date: 1917APR27
Nationality: COLORED
Occupation: TRACKMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 46
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 0
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

JONES, JOHN Death Date: 1893AUG24
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: COLORADO FUEL AND IRON CO.
Mine name: ROUSE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

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

JONES, JOHN O Death Date: 1919OCT26
Nationality: WELSH
Occupation: MASTER MECHANIC
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 32
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: HUE
Company name: OAKDALE COAL CO.
Mine name: OAKDALE
Cause of death/comments: CAUGHT IN THE GEARS OF ELECTRIC PUMP

JONES, JOHN S Death Date: 1904JUN5
Nationality: WELSH
Occupation: SUPERINTENDENT
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 53
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name:
Mine name: FREMONT
Cause of death/comments: STRUCK BY DESCENDING CAGE AT SHAFT

JONES, LEWIS L Death Date: 1957OCT12
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County:
Company name: BEAVER MESA URANIUM
Mine name: INC.
Cause of death/comments:

JONES, LLOYD Death Date: 1918JUN13
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 21
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAP
Company name:
Mine name: DURANGO
Cause of death/comments: FELL DOWN SHAFT

JONES, LOUIS M Death Date: 1960APR15
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 62
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: DOL
Company name: RICO ARGENTINE MINING CO.
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: SLAB FALLING FROM ROOF

JONES, MICHAEL Death Date: 1899OCT12
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name:
Mine name: BURNO
Cause of death/comments: SHOTS EXPLODED

JONES, RAYMOND Death Date: 1917NOV13
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 17
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: WALSEN
Cause of death/comments: RUN OVER BY EMPTY MINE CAR

JONES, ROBERT B Death Date: 1952SEP6
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name: COLORADO STANDARD LEAD
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: HIN

JONES, ROBERT D Death Date: 1897AUG13
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: RIG
Company name:
Mine name: IDA TUNNEL
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION WHILE PREPARING POWDER

JONES, SAMPSON Death Date: 1896FEB18
Nationality: ENGLISH
Occupation: PIPEMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 38
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: GAR
Company name:
Mine name: VULCAN
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

JONES, THOMAS P Death Date: 1899NOV13
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: TEL
Company name:
Mine name: VICTOR
Cause of death/comments: INHALING POWDER SMOKE

JONES, W L 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

JONES, WILLIAM Death Date: 1921DEC13
Nationality: WELSH
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 40
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: JEF
Company name: COLLIERIES CO.
Mine name: SATANIC
Cause of death/comments: OVERCOME BY FUMES

JONES, WILLIAM 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

JONES, WILLIAM Death Date: 1901NOV28
Nationality: WELCHMAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: PIT
Company name:
Mine name: COALBASIN
Cause of death/comments: STUMBLED WHILE TRYING TO JUMP ON THE CAR

JONES, WILLIAM L Death Date: 1920APR10
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp: 22
Age at death: 38
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: TOLLER
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BETWEEN A CAR AND RIB

JONES, WILLIAM M Death Date: 1935MAR9
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp: 22
Age at death: 40
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 1
County: BOU
Company name: DAVID ALLAN
Mine name: CROWN
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BETWEEN CAR & BRUSHING

JORDAN, ADAM Death Date: 1900JAN16
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name: FAIRVIEW
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BY SLAB FELL

JORDAN, JOSEPH Death Date: 1951JUL29
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: WEL
Company name: CLAYTON COAL CO.
Mine name: WASHINGTON
Cause of death/comments: HEART ATTACK

JOSEPH, JOHN Death Date: 1893NOV3
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name: BOOK COAL CO.
Mine name: CHANDLER CREEK
Cause of death/comments: CAGE KNOCKING HIM DOWN SHAFT

JOTKES, GUS Death Date: 1920MAR19
Nationality:
Occupation: MOTORMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 40
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: SAM
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: CAUGHT BETWEEN THE MOTOR & WALL OF TUNNEL

JOVANOVICE, ALBERT Death Date: 1900OCT24
Nationality: SLAVONIAN
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 27
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name:
Mine name: BROOKSIDE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF TOP COAL

JOVICH, SAM Death Date: 1918OCT30
Nationality: SERVIAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 32
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: BEAR RIVER COAL CO.
Mine name: BEAR RIVER
Cause of death/comments: BETWEEN TWO LOADED CARS

JOYCE, WILLIAM H Death Date: 1920OCT15
Nationality:
Occupation: BLACKSMITH
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 35
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAK
Company name:
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF MACHINE DRILL AIR TANK

JUAN, CRUZ Death Date: 1897FEB2
Nationality:
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS NO. 1
Cause of death/comments: COAL FELL

JUAS, JOHN Death Date: 1906DEC21
Nationality: HUNGARIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 26
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: PINON NO. 3
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

JUDKINS, EDWIN Death Date: 1896APR16
Nationality:
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ELP
Company name:
Mine name: LOST ANNIE
Cause of death/comments: FALLING DOWN SHAFT

JUKOVERZK, ALEXANDER Death Date: 1911DEC1
Nationality: RUSSIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 24
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: BOU
Company name:
Mine name: INDUSTRIAL
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JULIAM, ANGELE 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:

JULIO, JOSEPH Death Date: 1901NOV19
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation:
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 40
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: PRIMERO
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JULIUS, GEORGE A Death Date: 1919OCT23
Nationality: GREEK
Occupation: LOADER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 22
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: WEL
Company name: CONSOLIDATED COAL & COKE CO.
Mine name: BAUM
Cause of death/comments: STRUCK BY MOVING CARS

JUMOVECH, MIKE Death Date: 1922JUN13
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MACHINE MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 20
Age at death: 47
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: HUE
Company name: GORDON COAL CO.
Mine name: GORDON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JUNOS, JOHN Death Date: 1917APR27
Nationality: GREEK
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 20
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: HASTINGS
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

JURAN, JUAN Death Date: 1909MAY22
Nationality: MEXICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 47
Marital Status: W
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: HEZRON
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

JURGAR, FRNAK Death Date: 1910JAN31
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 24
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: PRIMERO
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST

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