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Colorado Mining Fatalities (pre-1963)

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UBERTI, LOUIS Death Date: 1922JAN31
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 7
Age at death: 27
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: HUE
Company name: OAKDALE COAL CO.
Mine name: OAKDALE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

UCHIGAMA, M. Death Date: 1909JUN3
Nationality: JAPANESE
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 46
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 5
County: HUE
Company name:
Mine name: HUERFANO
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF DRAWSLATE

UGOLINI, UMBERTO Death Date: 1917NOV1
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: DRIVER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 27
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: HUE
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: CAMERON
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED UNDER DERAILED CARS

UHR, FRANK Death Date: 1908MAY25
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 28
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: GUN
Company name:
Mine name: CRESTED BUTTE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

UKAMORAS, Y. Death Date: 1908NOV11
Nationality: JAPANESE
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 35
Marital Status: M
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: COKEDALE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF COAL

UNDERWOOD, C C Death Date: 1922DEC13
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MACHINE MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 46
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: WEL
Company name: ROCKY MOUNTAIN FUEL CO.
Mine name: COLUMBINE
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF TOP COAL

UNTERINER, JAMES Death Date: 1906MAR7
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: CAGER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 29
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: FRE
Company name:
Mine name: BEACON
Cause of death/comments: FALLING DOWN SHAFT

UPDIKE, J. C Death Date: 1916JAN29
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 34
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: YAMPA VALLEY COAL
Mine name:
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

UPPERDINE, LUKE Death Date: 1910OCT8
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: NIGHT BOSS
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 50
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

UPPERDINE, THOMAS Death Date: 1910OCT8
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: TRIPRIDER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 28
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

URBAS, JOHN Death Date: 1904OCT28
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: MINER
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 26
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name:
Mine name: TERCIO
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION

URISTA, ALEX R Death Date: 1943JUL1
Nationality:
Occupation: LOADERMAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death:
Marital Status:
Surving children:
County: ROU
Company name: VICTOR-AMERICAN FUEL
Mine name: WADGE
Cause of death/comments: ROOF FALL

URQUHART, DAVID A Death Date: 1930APR28
Nationality: AMERICAN
Occupation: MINE FOREMAN
Yrs Mine Exp: 32
Age at death: 48
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 2
County: FRE
Company name: NEWLAN CREEK COAL CO.
Mine name: NEW CREEK
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROOF

URSICH, FRANK Death Date: 1907JAN23
Nationality: HUNGARIAN
Occupation: DAY MAN
Yrs Mine Exp:
Age at death: 30
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON
Mine name: PRIMERO
Cause of death/comments: EXPLOSION OF GAS/DUST-OPEN LIGHT

URSICK, JOHN Death Date: 1910JAN12
Nationality: AUSTRIAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 12
Age at death: 38
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 3
County: LAS
Company name: IDEAL FUEL CO.
Mine name: JEWEL
Cause of death/comments: FALL OF ROCK

URWIN, ALEXANDER W Death Date: 1929JUL24
Nationality: ENGLISH
Occupation: COMPANY MAN
Yrs Mine Exp: 25
Age at death: 40
Marital Status: S
Surving children:
County: JEF
Company name: GOOD FUEL CO.
Mine name: CHRISTENSEN
Cause of death/comments: FELL DOWN SHAFT

USAI, GIOMARIO Death Date: 1924JUL15
Nationality: ITALIAN
Occupation: PICK MINER
Yrs Mine Exp: 4
Age at death: 41
Marital Status: M
Surving children: 4
County: LAS
Company name: COLORADO FUEL & IRON CO.
Mine name: BERWIND
Cause of death/comments: CRUSHED BETWEEN A COAL FACE & CAR

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