1914 (aged 34–35)|
|Cause of death||Hillcrest Mine Disaster|
|Resting place||Hillcrest Cemetery|
Buried in the Mass Grave in Hillcrest
After the Hillcrest Mine Disaster
Hillcrest Mine Disaster July 19, 1914 - Killed
James was not found in the 1911 census in the Crowsnest Pass area. This may suggest that he had just immigrated to Canada. He was old to be a Timber Packer, again which may suggest that he just arrived. One newspaper list of miners gave his religion as Presbyterian, was he from Scotland??