Antonio Gramacci

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Antonio Gramacci or Giuseppi Gramacci
Born 1893
Died 1914 (aged 20–21)
Hillcrest, Alberta
Cause of death Hillcrest Mine Disaster
Resting place Hillcrest Cemetery
Nationality Italian
Occupation Bucker

Our research indicates the following is the most probable history for this miner.

Early Life


1893 Navelli, L'Aquila, Italy


Sante Gramacci and Cristina Cimetta



Immigration to Canada

1911 Ship Santa Anna, age 19, single, born Navelli, going to father Sante, Box 20, Lille, Alberta
1912 Ship Laconia, age 19, single, going to father Sante at Lille

Occupation in 1914


Hillcrest Mine Disaster June 19, 1914 - Killed


Antonio is buried in the Mass Grave in Hillcrest.

After the Hillcrest Mine Disaster


Schedule E
No one had applied for compensation by Feb 1915.

Alternate Names or Alternate Spelling of Names

Antonio Gramacci, Giuseppe Gramacci, Gramicci

Interesting Facts

1912 Antonio was on the same ship as Antonio Cimetta, a cousin, also killed in the Hillcrest Mine Disaster.

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