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Name

Date

K/I/O

Status

Dep

Comments

District

Division

Source

Fahey, Daniel

1881/00/00

Killed

35 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Sandhurst

 

(Dig. Evans)

Fair, Samuel

1854/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

Forest Creek

(Dig. Evans)

Fairbairn, James

1868/00/00

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

 

Chinamans Flat

(Dig. Evans)

Fairbairn, William

1868/00/00

Killed

70 Y. O.

 

Fall down shaft

Maryborough

 

(Dig. Evans)

Fairweather, John

1858/00/00

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

Sandhurst

 

(Dig. Evans)

Fallon, John

1890/12/16

Injured

Single, 34 Y. O.

   

Ballarat

Central

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Falstead,

1869/08/25

Injured

     

Ballarat

Great Nth. Junction Co.

Dickers M. R.

Fannessy, David

1859/00/00

Killed

23 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Ballarat

 

(Dig. Evans)

Farely, James

1914/09/11

Killed

   

Accident inquest date

Maryborough

Great Poseidon Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)(Dig. Evans)

Farquarhar, James

1866/06/20

Killed

24 Y. O.

 

Approx Date

Castlemaine

Tarrangower

(Tarr.Times 1866/06/22)

Farr, Edward

1860/05/22

Killed

46 Y. O.

   

Sandhurst

 

(E.P.)

Farr, John

1869/12/18

Killed

Married,

2

Scotchman's

 

Homeward Bound Co.

Dickers M. R.(N. B. Evans)

Farrell, Edward

1862/00/00

Killed

35 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

Hepburn

(Dig. Evans)

Fat, Ah

1863/00/00

Killed

30 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Beechworth

Buckland

(Dig. Evans)

Fat, Ah

1873/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Sandhurst

 

(Dig. Evans)

Fat, Ah

1885/00/00

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

Sandhurst

Eaglehawk

(Dig. Evans)

Fat, Ah

1885/03/11

Killed

Single, 46 Y. O.

   

Ballarat

Smythesdale

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Fauckner, William

1880/12/03

Killed

Single, 43 Y. O.

 

Fall down shaft

Sandhurst

Eaglehawk

(C.I.R.) (E.P.)(Dig. Evans)

Faul, Charles

1887/01/11

Injured

Single, 34 Y. O.

   

Sandhurst

Huntly

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Faulkhead, Charles

1880/01/17

Killed

Single

   

Maryborough

Maryborough

(C.I.R.)

Faulkhead, John H.

1886/09/11

Killed

Widower, 30 Y. O.

3

(Compo) Fall of earth

Maryborough

Majorca

(A.R.Sec.Mines)(Dig. Evans)

Faulkner, William M.

1860/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

 

(Dig. Evans)

Faull, Alfred

1873/08/29

Killed

   

No.1 South

 

Stockyard Creek

(Aust. Sketcher)

Faull, Alfred Henry

1873/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Gippsland

Foster

(Dig. Evans)

Faull, W.

1914/00/00

Injured

     

Castlemaine

Campbell's Creek Dredge

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Faull, William

1887/04/19

Killed

Single, 18 Y. O.

 

(Compo) Stone falling on him

Ballarat

Clunes

(A.R.Sec.Mines)(Dig. Evans)

Faull, William M.

1887/04/30

Injured

Married, 51 Y. O.

 

**

Ballarat

Creswick

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Fealey, James

1888/11/07

Injured

Single

 

**

Ballarat

Creswick

(C.C.A.)

Fealy, Ted

1939/00/00

Killed

     

Beechworth

Eldorado

(D.H.Evans)

Felt, Shohn

1855/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

 

Balaklava Flat

(Dig. Evans)

Fenheman, William

1887/00/00

Killed

57 Y. O.

 

Injury in claim

Maryborough

Inglewood

(Dig. Evans)

Fenn, Thomas

1891/06/01

Injured

Married, 60 Y. O.

   

Beechworth

Mansfield

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Fennelly, C.

1911/00/00

Killed

     

Maryborough

St Arnaud

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Fenteman, William

1887/11/19

Killed

Married, 55 Y. O.

   

Maryborough

Inglewood

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Ferber, Joseph D.

1872/04/25

Killed

24 Y. O.

   

Sandhurst

California Gully

(E.P.)

Ferguson, Alexander

1873/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth in gravel pit

 

Bangalore

(Dig. Evans)

Ferguson, Angus

1867/00/00

Killed

25 Y. O.

 

Accident

Ballarat

Carngham

(Dig. Evans)

Ferguson, John

1937/02/17

Killed

   

Accident inquest date

   

(Dig. Evans)

Ferguson, Mr.

1862/05/15

Injured

     

Sandhurst

Golden Gully

Dickers M. R.

Ferguson, Peter

1879/03/07

Killed

Single, 59 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Sandhurst

Raywood (Namarooka)

(C.I.R.)(Dig. Evans)

Ferguson, R

1874/12/26

Injured

   

Compo

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(C.I.R.)

Ferris, Henry

1859/00/00

Killed

29 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Sandhurst

Huntly

(Dig. Evans)

Ferron, Owen

1874/08/01

Killed

Single, 23 Y. O.

 

Fall down shaft

Castlemaine

Fryer's Creek

(C.I.R.)(Dig. Evans)

Fidelle, Charles de C

1882/11/15

Injured

   

Compo

Castlemaine

Hepburn

(C.I.R.)

Field(s), Edmund

1872/01/24

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Buninyong

(N. B. Evans)(Dig. Evans)

Fife, Andrew

1889/06/25

Killed

Married, 32 Y. O.

4

 

Sandhurst

Rushworth

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Fin(d)lay, Richard

1911/06/13

Killed

   

Fall down mine shaft

   

(Dig. Evans)

Finch, George

1860/00/00

Killed

35 Y. O.

 

Accident drowned

Ballarat

Buninyong

(Dig. Evans)

Finch, Henry

1877/06/30

Killed

Married, 32 Y. O.

3

 

Sandhurst

Eaglehawk

(C.I.R.)(E.P.)

Findlay, Charles

1861/00/00

Killed

27 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

Jim Crow

(Dig. Evans)

Findlay, John

1900/11/12

Killed

46 Y. O.

   

Sandhurst

Eaglehawk

(L.L.)

Finlayson, George

1908/00/00

Injured

     

Gippsland

Long Tunnel Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Finley, John

1857/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

 

(Dig. Evans)

Finn, J.

1898/00/00

Killed

     

Sandhurst

Garden Gully United

(C.H.Evans)

Finn, Timothy

1869/09/25

Injured

     

Sandhurst

Bendigo Flat

Dickers M. R.

Finney, James

1893/08/05

Killed

   

Compo

Gippsland

Moe

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Fish, Walter C.

1927/11/16

Killed

   

Fall of earth (inq. date)

   

(Dig. Evans)

Fisher, Edmund

1913/05/14

Killed

   

Fall of earth (inq. date)

   

(Dig. Evans)

Fisher, Frederick

1882/12/12

Killed

Married,

6

 

Ballarat

Creswick

(C.I.R.)

Fisher, John

1885/12/22

Injured

Widower, 64 Y. O.

   

Ballarat

Creswick

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Fisher, Thomas

1855/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

Campbells Creek

(Dig. Evans)

Fitches, Geo.

1890/03/14

Injured

Married, 33 Y. O.

   

Ballarat

Central

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Fitches, William Cullen

1862/00/00

Killed

37 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Smythesdale

(Dig. Evans)

Fitzgerald, John K.

1898/12/17

Killed

     

Beechworth

Lower Bucklands

(D.H.Evans)

Fitzmorris, Leonard F. E.

1937/11/01

Killed

   

Explosion in mine

   

(Dig. Evans)

Flack, Wm.

1886/08/03

Injured

Single, 25 Y. O.

   

Castlemaine

Tarrangower

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Flackhouse, J.

1910/00/00

Injured

     

Ballarat

Victorian United Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Flannagan, James Maxwell

1972/12/06

Killed

   

Explosion

   

(Dig. Evans)

Flannagan, John

1890/06/10

Injured

Married, 47 Y. O.

   

Ballarat

Central

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Flannagan, John

1912/11/03

Killed

   

Phthisis

   

(Dig. Evans)

Flannagan, Joseph

1875/12/07

Killed

Single

 

Fall of earth

Gippslamd

Crooked River (Dargo Flat)

(C.I.R.)(Dig. Evans)

Flannagan, William

1890/07/27

Killed

Married, 35 Y. O.

4

(Compo) Fall down shaft

Ballarat

Ballarat East

(A.R.Sec.Mines)(Dig.Evans)

Fleming, C.

1908/00/00

Injured

     

Maryborough

St Arnaud

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Fleming, Lawrence

1873/00/00

Killed

   

Trolley fall in shaft

Castlemaine

 

(Dig. Evans)

Fletcher,

1861/10/25

Killed

     

Maryborough

Dunolly

Dickers M. R.

Fletcher, Alexander

1876/04/24

Killed

Single

 

Fall down shaft

Ararat

Pleasant Ck.

(C.I.R.)(Dig. Evans)

Fletcher, Gavin

1866/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Beechworth

Spring Creek Ovens

(Dig. Evans)

Fletcher, John

1861/00/00

Killed

36 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Maryborough

Dunolly Hospital

(Dig. Evans)

Fletcher, John

1903/10/20

Killed

Married, 46 Y. O.

   

Sandhurst

 

(E.P.)

Fletcher, Samuel

1853/00/00

Killed

   

Suffocated foul air

 

Belfast

(Dig. Evans)

Fletcher, Thomas

1862/08/30

Injured

Married, 45 Y. O.

   

Sandhurst

 

(E.P.)

Flood, James

1875/04/24

Killed

Single (boy)

 

Fall down shaft

Ballarat

Ballarat

(C.I.R.)(Dig. Evans)

Florence, James

1865/07/18

Killed

   

**

Ararat

Pleasant Ck.

(P.C.A.)

Florimel, F.

1884/08/14

Injured

Married,

   

Beechworth

Beechworth

(C.I.R.)

Flynn, Matthew

1869/11/13

Killed

   

Fall of eart

Ballarat

Hand & Band Co

Dickers M. R. (N. B. Evans)(Dig.Evans)

Foley, Daniel

1881/07/05

Killed

Married,

5

 

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(C.I.R.)

Foley, James

1885/12/08

Injured

Single, 26 Y. O.

   

Castlemaine

Castlemaine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Foley, W.J.

1896/00/00

Killed

     

Sandhurst

Londonderry Mine

(C.H.Evans)

Foley, William J.

1909/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

   

(Dig. Evans)

Fong, Ah

1866/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Maryborough

Avoca

(Dig. Evans)

Fong, Ah

1873/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ararat

Beaufort

(Dig. Evans)

Fong, Chim

1860/00/00

Killed

   

Accident

Sandhurst

 

(Dig. Evans)

Fong, Gin

1863/00/00

Killed

(see Gin, Fong)

 

Fall down shaft

Ararat

Pleasant Ck.

(Dig. Evans)

Fong, Han

1859/00/00

Killed

37 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Creswick

(Dig. Evans)

Fong, Ling

1869/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Buninyong

(Dig. Evans)

Fong, Och Art

1867/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Haddon

(Dig. Evans)

Fong, Tcheong

1860/00/00

Killed

   

Fall into shaft

Beechworth

Indigo

(Dig. Evans)

Fong, Tong

1858/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

Forest Creek

(Dig. Evans)

Foo, Ah

1856/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

 

(Dig. Evans)

Foo, Wing

1856/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

 

White Hills

(Dig. Evans)

Fook, Qua

1874/12/08

Killed

Single

   

Maryborough

Avoca

(C.I.R.)

Foon, Kin

1888/00/00

Killed

53 Y. O.

 

Phthisis

Ararat

Barkly

(Dig. Evans)

Foon, Ky

1885/01/12

Killed

Single

   

Ballarat

Creswick

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Foot, Ah

1866/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Beechworth

Yackandandah

(Dig. Evans)

Foote, Thomas

1860/00/00

Killed

70 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Maryborough

A,herst

(Dig. Evans)

Forbes, Robt

1888/04/11

Injured

Single, 26 Y. O.

   

Sandhurst

Eaglehawk

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Ford, George Joseph

1862/00/00

Killed

40 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Maryborough

Talbot

(Dig. Evans)

Ford, John

1906/00/00

Killed

   

Stone fall in mine

Beechworth

Stockman's Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)(Dig. Evans)

Foreman, Harry

1866/08/18

Injured

     

Ballarat

Band of Hope

(C.C.A.)

Foreman, Henry

1866/04/16

Killed

     

Ballarat

Band of Hope

(N. B. Evans)

Forest, John

1858/03/19

Killed

Married, 29 Y. O.

   

Sandhurst

Jackass Flat

(E.P.)

Forest, Thomas

1866/00/00

Killed

13+ Y. O.

 

Fall into shaft

Sandhurst

 

(Dig. Evans)

Forrest, John

1860/11/23

Killed

32 or 38 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Sandhurst

Peg Leg Gully

(E.P.)(Dig. Evans)

Forrester, Matthew

1874/03/30

Killed

Married,

4

 

Beechworth

Wood's Point

(C.I.R.)

Forster, Matthew George

1914/05/03

Killed

   

Explosion

   

(Dig. Evans)

Forster, William

1858/00/00

Killed

29 Y. O. (cork Cutter)

 

Fall of earth

Ballarat

 

(Dig. Evans)

Foster, John

1861/00/00

Killed

29 Y. O.

 

Accident burns

 

Geelong

(Dig. Evans)

Foster, John

1862/00/00

Killed

40 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Beechworth

Chiltern

(Dig. Evans)

Foster, Joshua

1870/05/26

Killed

25 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Steiglitz (Geelong)

Dickers M. R.(Dig. Evans)

Foster, Robert

1870/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Beechworth

Yackandandah

(Dig. Evans)

Foster, V.

1909/00/00

Injured

     

Gippsland

Cassilis Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Fou, Ah

1855/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

Forest Creek

(Dig. Evans)

Foung, Ah

1858/00/00

Killed

22 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

 

(Dig. Evans)

Foung, Ah

1859/00/00

Killed

21 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

 

(Dig. Evans)

Foung, You

1865/00/00

Killed

33 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

Campbells Creek

(Dig. Evans)

Fowler, William

1875/09/06

Killed

Single, 33 Y. O.

 

Suffocated foul air

Ballarat

Buninyong (Durham Lead)

(C.I.R.)(Dig. Evans)

Fox, Edward Edmund

1857/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

 

(Dig. Earth

Fox, J.

1868/12/11

Injured

   

Buninyong

Ballarat

 

(C.C.A.)

Fox, Richard

1883/01/10

Killed

Single

 

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Smythesdale

(C.I.R.)(Dig. Evans)

Fox, William Henry

1862/00/00

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

Maryborough

Talbot

(Dig. Evans)

Foy, Ah

1868/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

 

Growlers Creek

(Dig. Evans)

Foy, Ah

1876/04/28

Killed

Married,

 

Wife in China

Maryborough

Amherst

(C.I.R.)

Francis, John

1873/00/00

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

Gippsland

Foster

(Dig. Evans)

Francis, John

1883/08/07

Injured

   

Compo

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(C.I.R.)

Francke, Julius

1857/00/00

Killed

   

Fall into shaft

Sandhurst

 

(Dig. Evans)

Frankeskinis, Louis

1909/00/00

Injured

     

Beechworth

 

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Franklin, Charles

1872/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of stone in shaft

Sandhurst

 

(Dig. Evans)

Franklin, James

1867/00/00

Killed

30 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

Faraday

(Dig. Evans)

Franklin, Thomas L.

1895/01/09

Killed

Married, 28 Y. O.

2

**

Sandhurst

New Red White & Blue

(C.H.Evans)

Franze, Ladovico

1884/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

 

Tarita

(Dig. Evans)

Franzi, Lodovico

1884/02/22

Killed

Single

   

Castlemaine

Fryer's Creek

(C.I.R.)

Fraser, Alexander

1905/00/00

Killed

     

Ballarat

Britannia United Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Fraser, Colin

1884/04/07

Injured

Single

   

Beechworth

Beechworth

(C.I.R.)

Fraser, James

1863/00/00

Killed

   

Foul air

 

Albert Town

(Dig. Evans)

Frater, William

1865/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Beechworth

Rutherglen

(Dig. Evans)

Frawley, John

1908/00/00

Killed

   

Chiltern Dalley GM

Beechworth

Chiltern

(Dig. Evans) (PRO)

Frazer, James

1870/02/17

Killed

     

Ballarat

Bonshaw claim

Dickers M. R.(N. B. Evans)

Frazer, James H.

1863/02/16

Killed

Single, 35 Y. O.

 

**

Maryborough

Moonambel

(Death Cert.)

Frederick, Henry D.

1898/09/23

Killed

22 Y. O.

   

Sandhurst

New Chum

(L.L.)

Frederick, James

1890/00/00

Killed

     

Sandhurst

Lazarus New Chum Mine

(C.H.Evans)

Fredericks, John

1890/01/10

Killed

Married, 34 Y. O.

3

Compo

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Fredericks, John

1890/01/10

Injured

45 Y. O.

 

Lazarus New Chum GM

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(A.R.Sec.Mines) (L.L.)

Fredericks, John Henry

1925/03/13

Killed

   

Fall of earth (inq. date)

   

(Dig. Evans)

Freeman, J. T.

1910/00/00

Injured

     

Gippsland

Cassilis Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Freeman, John B.

1937/03/04

Killed

   

Fall of earth (inq. date)

   

(Dig. Evans)

French, Charles Cuthbert

1867/04/11

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Koh-i-noor Co.

(N. B. Evans)(Dig. Evans)

French, William Evans

1880/04/29

Killed

Single

 

Fall of earth

Beechworth

Indigo (Chiltern)

(C.I.R.)(Dig. Evans)

Fricker, Mark

1922/03/17

Killed

   

Fall of earth (inq. date)

   

(Dig. Evans)

Fricker, Thomas

1885/09/23

Injured

Widower, 25 Y. O.

   

Maryborough

Avoca

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Friel, Joseph

1915/00/00

Killed

     

Beechworth

Gaffney's Creek

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Frost, Joseph

1884/05/05

Injured

Widowed

   

Ararat

Pleasant Ck.

(C.I.R.)

Froud, Frederick

1857/00/00

Killed

25 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

Hepburn

(Dig. Evans)

Frounce, Humfray

1865/08/07

Killed

   

**

Ballarat

Clunes

(C.C.A.)

Frusher, Wm.

1907/00/00

Injured

     

Ballarat

 

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Fry, William

1907/00/00

Injured

     

Ballarat

 

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

Fuck, King

1882/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Browns

(Dig. Evans)

Fuller, William

1863/00/00

Killed

   

Fall into shaft

Maryborough

Dunolly

(Dig. Evans)

Fulton, Thomas

1859/00/00

Killed

   

Fall into shaft

Sandhurst

 

(Dig. Evans)

Fun, Ah

1861/07/23

Killed

23 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Canadian Gully

(N. B. Evans)(Dig. Evans)

Fun, Ah

1864/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Beechworth

Chiltern

(Dig. Evans)

Fun, Hung Ah

1875/11/04

Killed

Single, 54 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(C.I.R.)(Dig. Evans)

Fun, Owan

1879/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Creswick

(Dig. Evans)

Fun, Sum

1858/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

 

Spring Gully

(Dig. Evans)

Fung, Ah

1871/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

 

Mopoke

(Dig. Evans)

Fung, Nam

1862/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ararat

 

(Dig. Evans)

Furr, James Benson

1869/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat?

Durham Lead

(Dig. Evans)

Fussell, James

1857/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

 

Andersons Creek

(Dig. Evans)

Fy, Ling

1857/00/00

Killed

   

Foul air in mine

Ballarat

 

(Dig. Evans)

Fyfe, Andrew

1889/00/00

Killed

   

Chair fall in shaft

Sandhurst

Rushworth

(Dig. Evans)

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