Fred C. Coulter
|Fred C. Coulter|
1914 (aged 30–31)|
|Cause of death||Hillcrest Mine Disaster|
|Resting place||Hillcrest Cemetery|
1 Feb 1883, 25 Tongue (Forgue?) Row, Kerse, Dalrymple, Ayr
Name at birth James Frederick Coulter
Joseph Coulter and Isabella Irvine of Tongue Road, Kerse, Dalrymple
They were married 22 Feb 1877 in Ireland
Miner and Siblings (in birth order)
- Isabella Coulter
- William John Coulter
- James Coulter
- Elizabeth Coulter
- Emily Coulter
- Joseph Coulter
- Robert Coulter
- Thomson Coulter
- Anne Coulter
1891 Dalrymple, Patna, Ayr, age 8 (names James)
1901 Auchinleck, Ayrshire, Scotland, age 18 (name Fred)
1911 Dalrymple, Patna, 37 Tongue Row, Joseph and Isabella living there - parents of "Fred"
Immigration to Canada
1911 Ship Furnessia, age 27, miner, Ayr, single, to brother Joseph in Farmington, Illinois
1914 Border Crossings, From USA to Canada, age 29, miner, from Illinois to Calgary, Alberta (he crossed May 1914)
Occupation in 1914
Hillcrest Mine Disaster June 19, 1914 - Killed
Fred is buried in the Mass Grave in Hillcrest.
Mother: 37 Tongue (Forgue?) Row, Patna by Ayr, Ayrshire, Scot.
Alternate Names or Alternate Spelling of Names
There was no middle initial on either the Creditor's List or Cemetery List.
If Fred arrived in May then he certainly wasn't at the Hillcrest Mine for long. This would explain his occupation as Company Man.
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