1914 (aged 30–31)|
|Cause of death||Hillcrest Mine Disaster|
|Resting place||Hillcrest Cemetery|
Our research indicates the following is the most probable history for this miner.
Acciano, L'Aquila, Italy
Crespini Catonio of Acciano (from 1909 ship's manifest)
Immigration to Canada
1909 Ship Taormina, age 25, born Acciano, single, farm labourer
Occupation in 1914
Hillcrest Mine Disaster June 19, 1914 - Killed
Antonio is buried in the Hillcrest cemetery, not the Mass Grave.
There is a gravestone for him: In loving memory / Tony Catonio / 1883-1914.
After the Hillcrest Mine Disaster
Alternate Names or Alternate Spelling of Names
Tony Catonia, Tony Catoni, Cattoni
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