David Cannon Murray
|David Canon Murray|
West Derby, Lancashire, England
1914 (aged 25–26)|
|Cause of death||Hillcrest Mine Disaster|
|Resting place||Hillcrest Cemetery|
- 1 Early Life
- 2 Marriage
- 3 Census Records
- 4 Immigration to Canada
- 5 Occupation
- 6 Hillcrest Mine Disaster June 19, 1914 - Killed
- 7 Cemetery
- 8 After the Hillcrest Mine Disaster
- 9 Alternate Names or Alternate Spelling of Names
- 10 Interesting Facts
Born 3/4 of 1888, West Derby, Lancashire, England
David Murray Sr. married Elizabeth Cannon in West Derby, Lancashire, England 1/4 1888
Miner and Siblings (in birth order)
- David Cannon Murray
- William Murray
- Robert Murray
- John Murray
- Ellen Murray
- Duncan Murray
- George Murray
- Alexander Murray
- Elizabeth Murray
- Samuel Murray
David Murray married Janet Byron, 13 April 1911, at Nanaimo, British Columbia
David Murray was born 12 Nov 1912, Janet died in childbirth.
1891 Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, age 2
1901 Stevenston, Ayrshire, Scotland, age 12, occupation Pit Drawer
1911 Nanaimo, British Columbia, David, Jr. 23, occupation, miner
Immigration to Canada
1904 Ship Tunisian age 16, with mother and siblings going to Fernie, British Columbia.
Hillcrest Mine Disaster June 19, 1914 - Killed
Buried in the Hillcrest cemetery along side his father and brothers.
After the Hillcrest Mine Disaster
Son David, age 4, is living with his grandmother Elizabeth Murray in Calgary Alberta.
Alternate Names or Alternate Spelling of Names
David C. Murray, David Murray, Jr.
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