|Matthew Henry Dickenson|
1914 (aged 24–25)|
|Cause of death||Hillcrest Mine Disaster|
|Resting place||Hillcrest Cemetery|
|Religion||Church of England, from Ships Manifest 1913|
Matthew Henry Dickenson was born 1/4 1889, Haltwhistle, Northumberland, England
John Dickenson married Mary Jane Stalker, Haltwhistle 4/4 1880
Miner and Siblings (in birth order)
- Joseph Dickenson
- John Thomas Dickenson
- Hannah Margaret Dickenson
- Matthew Henry Dickenson
- Joshua Dickenson
- 1891 Haltwhistle, Northumberland, age 2 (father a coal miner)
- 1901 Bedlington, Choppington, Northumberland, age 11
- 1911 Morpeth, Northumberland, age 22, occupation coal miner - putter
Immigration to Canada
1913 Ship Cymric, age 24, going to Hillcrest (he had been a miner since 1906)
Occupation in 1914
Hillcrest Mine Disaster June 19, 1914 - Killed
Matthew is buried in the Mass Grave in the Hillcrest Cemetery.
After the Hillcrest Mine Disaster
Mother - Choppington, England.
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