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Name

Date

K/I/O

Status

Dep

Comments

District

Division

Source

MacDonald,

1852/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Eureka

(Dig. Evans)

MacDonald,

1852/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Eureka

(Dig. Evans)

MacDonald, John

1879/09/23

Injured

   

Compo

Castlemaine

Fryer's Creek

(C.I.R.)

MacGuire, John

1853/00/00

Killed

   

Foul air in well

 

Belfast

(Dig. Evans)

MacIssacs, Duncan

1874/01/30

Killed

Single

   

Beechwirth

Bucklands

(C.I.R.)

Mackay, Robert

1894/10/05

Killed

   

**

Ballarat

Creswick

(C.C.A.)

Mackin, Francis

1883/00/00

Killed

Labourer 39 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

 

Melbourne

(Dig. Evans)

Maclure, James Alexander

1921/07/07

Killed

   

Stone fall in mine (inq. date)

   

(Dig. Evans)

MacNamara,

1870/03/02

Injured

     

Sandhurst

Catherine Reef Mine

Dickers M. R.

MacNamara, Thomas

1888

             

Macreprany, Charles

1912/00/00

Injured

     

Beechworth

Chiltern

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McAlister, Angus

1861/00/00

Killed

30 Y. O.

 

Falling in of shaft

 

Snake Valley

(Dig. Evans)

McAllister, Angus

1861/03/24

Killed

30 Y. O.

 

***

Ballarat

Carngham

(S.V.H.S.) (PRO)

McAlpine, William F.

1877/08/28

Killed

Single, 19 Y. O.

   

Castlemaine

Taradale

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

McAuley, Patrick

1865/00/00

Killed

   

Accident

Castlemaine

Daylesford

(Dig. Evans)

McBain, Leslie T.

1937/07/23

Killed

   

Fall of earth (inq. date)

   

(Dig. Evans)

McBreen, T.

1868/04/21

Injured

   

Webster St. Mine

Ballarat

 

(C.C.A.)

McCabe, Bernard

1870/10/19

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

Ballarat

Albion/Prince Wales (Clunes)

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

McCabe, James

1891/00/00

Killed

   

Suicide down mine shaft

Maryborough

St Arnaud

(Dig. Evans)

McCabe, John E.

1935/02/15

Killed

   

Accident

   

(Dig. Evans)

McCabe, Michael

1859/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Sandhurst

 

(Dig. Evans)

McCabe, Mr.

1868/07/00

Injured

     

Castlemaine

Daylesford

Dickers M. R.

McCart, Bernard

1882/00/00

Killed

61 Y. O.

 

Roller injury

Sandhurst

 

(Dig. Evans)

McCarthy, James

1879/05/26

Killed

Married, **

4

 

Ballarat

Ballarat

(C.I.R.)

McCarthy, M.

1906/00/00

Injured

     

Ballarat

 

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McCarthy, Patrick

1881/10/10

Killed

Married,

2

 

Maryborough

Avoca

(C.I.R.)

McCarthy, Thomas

1875/03/06

Killed

Married,

2

 

Ararat

Pleasant Ck.

(C.I.R.)

McCarty, Thomas

1890/03/18

Injured

Single, 26 Y. O.

   

Beechworth

Alexandra

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McCauley, Albert L.

1909/00/00

Injured

     

Gippsland

Coal Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McCew, Bernard

1859/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

 

(Dig. Evans)

McColl, Duncan

1879/03/04

Killed

Married,

7

 

Beechworth

Jamieson (Acherson)

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

McColl, N

1875/09/11

Injured

   

Compo

Ballarat

Smythesdale

(C.I.R.)

McColl, Solomon

1884/10/24

Injured

Married,

   

Ballarat

Smythesdale

(C.I.R.)

McConnachy, John

1859/00/00

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

Ararat

Pleasant Ck.

(Dig. Evans)

McConville, Edward

1877/10/30

Killed

Married,

7

 

Beechworth

Beechworth

(C.I.R.)

McCormack, E.

1918/08/28

Killed

29 Y. O.

 

Blasting accident

Sandhurst

Garden Gully Mine

(C.H.Evans)

McCormack, James

1870/05/28

Killed

     

Ballarat

New Republic Co.

Dickers M. R.

McCormack, Mary

1906/00/00

Killed

8 Y. O.

 

Fall down mine shaft

Sandhurst

 

(C.H.Evans)(PRO)(Dig. Evans)

McCormack, Roger

1875/12/03

Killed

Single, 37 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Beechworth

Yackandandah

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

McCosh, Samuel

1857/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

 

(Dig. Evans)

McCosker, John

1878/10/02

Killed

Single

   

Ballarat

Smythesdale

(C.I.R.)

McCoskey, John

1878/00/00

Killed

21 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Scarsdale

(Dig. Evans)

McCoy, Clara

1867/00/00

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

Beechworth

Ovens

(Dig. Evans)

McCrorie, John

1887/02/26

Killed

Widower, 57 Y. O.

7

 

Beechworth

Beechworth

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McCrossan, James

1874/03/26

Killed

Married,

1

 

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(C.I.R.)

McCulla, Lawrence Laurence)

1888/02/28

Killed

Single, 55 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Gippsland

Jericho

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

McDaid, Patrick Noel

1968/6/12

Killed

   

Fall of earth (inq. date)

   

(Dig. Evans)

McDonald,

1899/00/00

Killed

   

Fosterville Mine

Sandhurst

Ellesmere

(C.H.Evans)

McDonald, Alexander

1853/00/00

Killed

     

Ballarat

 

(Dig. Evans) (PRO)

McDonald, Alexander

1861/00/00

Killed

32 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Beechworth

White Lead Indigo

(Dig. Evans)

McDonald, Angus

1852/00/00

Killed

       

Eureka

(Dig. Evans) (PRO)

McDonald, Archibald

1872/00/00/00

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

Ballarat

Egerton

(Dig. Evans)

McDonald, Donald

1859/00/00

Killed

     

Ballarat

Rokewood

(PRO) (Glen C)

McDonald, John

1869/10/16

Killed

   

**

Ballarat

Great Northern Junction

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

McDonald, Matthew

1890/09/11

Injured

Single, 21 Y. O.

   

Ballarat

Central

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McDonald, Paul

1884/00/00

Killed

   

Accident fall

 

Sailors Gully

(Dig. Evans)

McDonald, Percy

1892/03/28

Injured

   

Compo

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McDonald, R.

1907/00/00

Injured

     

Ballarat

 

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McDonald, Robert

1868/00/00

Killed

20 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Beechworth

Thornton

(Dig. Evans)

McDonald, Simon

1897/12/08

Injured

   

Hit by windlass handle

 

Frenchman's (C.C.A.)Gully

 

McDonald, Thomas

1874/00/00

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

 

Geelong

(Dig, Evans)

McDonald, Thomas

1875/00/00

Killed

48 Y. O.

 

Fall down shaft

 

Footscray

(Dig, Evans)

McDonald, William D.

1882/09/27

Killed

Single, 21 Y. O.

 

Injury in claim

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

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

McDonald, William Hy.

1884/01/28

Killed

Married,

5

**

Ballarat

Creswick

(C.I.R.)(C.C.A.)

McDonough, Thomas

1869/00/00

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

Beechworth

 

(Dig. Evans)

McDougall, Angus

1891/05/23

Injured

Single, 25 Y. O.

   

Maryborough

Maryborough

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McDougall, Donald

1880/12/03

Killed

Single

   

Ballarat

Smythesdale

(C.I.R.)

McDougall, William

1865/00/00

Killed

     

Ballarat

Scarsdale

(PRO) (Glen C)

McDowell,

1866/00/00

Killed

   

Fall into shaft

 

Quartz Reef

(Dig. Evans)

McDowell, David

1874/08/04

Killed

Single

   

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(C.I.R.) (L.L.)

McDuff, George

1900/05/21

Killed

   

**

Ballarat

Ballarat

(B.C.)

McDuff, George

1900/05/21

Killed

49 Y. O.

 

**

Ballarat

Britannia Mine

(B.C.)(C.C.A.)

McElhinney, James

1870/00/00

Killed

9 Y. O.

 

Fall down shaft

Castlemaine

Guildford

(Dig. Evans)

McEvoy, Michael

1879/05/20

Killed

Single

 

Compo

Maryborough

Maryborough

(C.I.R.)

McEwan, Robert O.

1896/04/15

Killed

     

Sandhurst

New Victoria

(B.A. B.Jackman)

McEwen, James

1858/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ararat

Pleasant Ck.

(Dig. Evans)

McFarland, Robert

1861/00/00

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

Ballarat

Steiglitz

(Dig. Evans)

McFarton,

1868/10/05

Killed

   

Koh-In-Noor

Ballarat

 

(C.C.A.)

McGechan, Hugh

1885/05/08

Injured

Married, 45 Y. O.

 

Compo **

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McGee, Robert

1863/00/00

Killed

     

Ballarat

Smythesdale

(PRO) (Glen C)

McGennis, Richard

1871/00/00

Killed

   

Suffocated foul air

Castlemaine

Daylesford

(Dig. Evans)

McGill, John

1856/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Buninyong

(Dig. Evans)

McGrath, Bryan E.

1935/10/21

Killed

   

Accident inquest date

   

(Dig. Evans)

McGrath, Robert P.

1935/10/10

Killed

34 Y. O.

   

Sandhurst

Napoleon Mine

(A.O.B.)

McGrath, thomas

1867/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Sandhurst

 

(Dig. Evans)

McGregor, Francis

1859/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ararat

Pleasant Ck.

(Dig. Evans)

McGregor, John

1884/07/31

Killed

Married,

11

Compo

Beechworth

Beechworth

(C.I.R.)

McGrigor,

1868/03/09

Injured

   

Albion Mine

Ballarat

 

(C.C.A.)

McGuiness, William

1865/00/00

Killed

   

Fall into shaft

Castlemaine

Kyneton

(Dig. Evans)

McGuiness, William

1912/00/00

Injured

     

Sandhurst

Johnson's No3 Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McHenry, Thomas

1860/00/00

Killed

33 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Sandhurst

 

(Dig. Evans)

McHernarny, Joseph

1862/00/00

Killed

Labourer. 50 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

 

Melbourne Road

(Dig. Evans)

McHugh, Patrick H.

1873/05/28

Killed

** 42 Y. O.

 

Fall into shaft

Sandhurst

Golden Fleece Mine

(Aust. Sketcher)(Dig. Evans)

McInerney, James

1899/03/14

Injured

   

Head wound

Ballarat

Creswick

(C.C.A.)

McInnes, Lachlan

1865/00/00

Killed

     

Ballarat

Smythesdale

(PRO) (Glen C)

McIntosh, John

1884/09/30

Killed

Married, 50 Y. O.

9

(Compo) Fall down shaft

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

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

McIntyre, J.

1904/00/00

Killed

     

Sandhurst

Spring Gully Mine

(C.H.Evans)

McIsaac, Duncan

1874/00/00

Killed

191/2 Y. O.

 

Suffocated foul air

Beechworth

Bright

(Dig. Evans)

McKay,

1868/01/23

Killed

     

Ballarat

Webster St. Freehold

(C.C.A.)

McKay, James

1867/00/00

Killed

or Johnson

 

Wood fall down shaft

Ballarat

 

(Dig. Evans)

McKay, John

1871/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Haddon

(Dig. Evans)

McKay, W

1875/03/02

Injured

   

Compo

Beechworth

Indigo

(C.I.R.)

McKay, William

1880/00/00

Killed

59 Y. O.

 

Fall down shaft

Sandhurst

Strathfieldsaye

(Dig. Evans)

McKay, William

1880/02/03

Killed

Married,

10

 

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(C.I.R.)

McKay, William B.

1885/07/06

Killed

Single

   

Maryborough

Dunolly

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McKechnie, Roy

1912/00/00

Killed

     

Beechworth

Wooragee Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McKenna, Horace R.

1928/00/00

Killed

9 Y. O.

 

Drowned in Dam

Sandhurst

Faugh-a-Ballagh Mine

(C.H.Evans)

McKenna, John

1861/00/00

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

 

Campbells Reef

(Dig. Evans)

McKenzie, Donald

1872/04/20

Killed

     

Ballarat

Drummond St. Freehold

(N. B. Evans)

McKenzie, Donald

1909/00/00

Injured

     

Gippsland

Gold Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McKenzie, H.

1912/00/00

Injured

     

Maryborough

St Arnaud

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McKenzie, John

1860/00/00

Killed

Railway Labourer

 

Fall of earth

Castlemaine

Malmsbury

(Dig. Evans)

McKenzie, John

1869/06/22

Injured

     

Sandhurst

Big Hill Bendigo

Dickers M. R.

McKenzie, John

1874/05/21

Injured

   

Carlisle Nth. Garden Gully

Sandhurst

 

(Aust. Sketcher)

McKenzie, John

1889/03/18

Injured

Married, 34 Y. O.

 

Compo

Ballarat

Egerton

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McKenzie, Ron

1954/10/29

Injured

11 Y. O.

 

Date reported

Ballarat

Creswick

(C.C.A.)

McKenzie, Thos.

1891/06/30

Injured

Married, 38 Y. O.

   

Maryborough

Maryborough

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McKenzie, William

1913/00/00

Injured

     

Ballarat

Sloanes Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McKeone, John

1912/00/00

Injured

     

Beechworth

Great Southern GM

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McKerron, John

1892/00/00

Killed

     

Sandhurst

Johnson's Reef Ext.

(C.H.Evans)

McKew, Patrick

1855/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Sandhurst?

Peg Leg Gully

(Dig. Evans)

McKinnon, Jno

1888/10/05

Injured

Married, 30 Y. O.

   

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McKinnon, John

1892/00/00

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

Ballarat

Durham Lead

(Dig. Evans)

McKinnon, John C.

1892/00/00

Killed

28 Y. O.

 

Fall down shaft

Sandhurst

Bendigo

(Dig. Evans)

McLaren, Thomas

1908/00/00

Killed

     

Gippsland

Coal Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McLean, Alexander

1900/09/08

Injured

   

Fall down shaft

Beechworth

Chiltern

(C.C.A.)

McLean, Archibold M.

1903/00/00

Killed

     

Gippsland

Goulburn River

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McLean, John

1878/02/05

Killed

Married,

None

 

Ballarat

Ballarat

(C.I.R.)

McLean, William

1855/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Creswick

(Dig. Evans)

McLellan, Hugh

1883/11/23

Killed

Single (boy)

   

Ballarat

Ballarat

(C.I.R.)

McLennan, Kenneth

1866/04/14

Killed

39 Y. O.

   

Ballarat

Carngham

(S.V.H.S.) (PRO)

McLennan, William

1912/00/00

Injured

     

Ballarat

Post Office Gully

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McLeod, Angus

1885/07/22

Injured

Married, 42 Y. O.

 

Compo

Ballarat

Creswick

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McLeod, Donald

1886/11/04

Injured

Married, 50 Y. O.

   

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McLeod, Donald

1909/00/00

Injured

     

Gippsland

Coal Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McLeod, George

1907/00/00

Injured

     

Sandhurst

Rushworth

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McLeod, John N

1905/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

   

(Dig. Evans)

McLoughlin,

1906/00/00

Killed

     

Sandhurst

Great Ext. Hustler's

(C.H.Evans)

McMahon,

1871/00/00

Killed

19 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Sandhurst

Redesdale

(Dig. Evans)

McMahon, Francis D.

1881/06/27

Killed

Widower

4

 

Ararat

Pleasant Ck.

(C.I.R.)

McMahon, Patrick

1856/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Sandhurst

Bendigo

(Dig. Evans)

McMahon, Thomas

1857/00/00

Killed

   

Suffocated foul air

Ballarat

 

(Dig. Evans)

McMahon, Thomas

1885/01/27

Injured

Married, 54 Y. O.

   

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McMahon, Thomas

1885/01/28

Injured

Single, 24 Y. O.

   

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McManus, George

1858/00/00

Killed

35 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Ballarat

 

(Dig. Evans)

McManus, James

1882/00/00

Killed

   

Fall down shaft

Ballarat

Springdallah

(Dig. Evans)

McMaster, E.

1914/00/00

Injured

     

Castlemaine

Ajax Central Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McMillan, A.

1889/12/24

Killed

Married, 32 Y. O.

4

 

Ararat

Ararat

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McMillan, Daniel

1872/11/12

Killed

     

Ballarat

Buninyong

(N. B. Evans)

McMillan, J.

1912/00/00

Injured

     

Sandhurst

Golden Pyke Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McMillan, John

1865/00/00

Killed

30 Y. O.

 

Fall into shaft

Ballarat

Springdallah

(Dig. Evans)

McMillan, John

1876/07/29

Killed

Married,

None

**

Beechworth

Beechworth

(C.I.R.)

McMillan, John

1909/00/00

Injured

     

Ballarat

William's Fancy Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McMillan, W. H.

1915/00/00

Injured

     

Castlemaine

James Miller Hydro.

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McMillan, William D.

1938/03/18

Killed

   

Accident inquest date

   

(Dig. Evans)

McMillen, John

1865/00/00

Killed

30 Y. O.

   

Ballarat

Springdallah

(PRO) (Glen C)(Dig. Evans)

McMirney, P.

1906/00/00

Injured

Boy

   

Ballarat

 

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McNall(e)y, Henry

1866/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ballarat

Happy Valley

(PRO) (Glen C)(Dig. Evans)

McNamara, Denis

1857/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Sandhurst

Bendigo

(Dig. Evans)

McNamara, George

1912/00/00

Injured

     

Sandhurst

Johnson's No3 Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McNamara, Kenneth C.

1942/03/03

Killed

   

Accident inquest date

   

(Dig. Evans)

McNamara, Patrick

1893/07/11

Injured

   

Compo **

Beechworth

Beechworth

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McNamee, James

1882/11/16

Killed

Single

   

Ballarat

Smythesdale

(C.I.R.)

McNaught, John

1884/10/11

Killed

Single, 28 Y. O.

 

Fall down shaft

Castlemaine

St Andrew's

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

McNaughton, Andrew

1872/10/07

Killed

   

***

Ballarat

Bunker's Hill

(W.Y.H.S.)(PRO)

McNaughton, John

1856/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

 

Chinamans Flat

(Dig. Evans)

McNaughton, Marr

1893/06/13

Killed

   

Compo

Sandhurst

Eaglehawk

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McNee, Peter

1864/00/00

Killed

39 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Ballarat

 

(Dig. Evans)

McNeill, John G.

1941/01/14

Killed

   

Suicide down mine shaft

   

(Dig. Evans)

McParland, Michael

1878/09/14

Killed

Single

 

Big Hill Co. **

Ararat

Pleasant Ck.

(C.I.R.)

McPherson, A

1888/11/01

Injured

Widower, 47 Y. O.

   

Beechworth

Mitta Mitta

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McPherson, George L.

1941/07/21

Killed

     

Sandhurst

Deborah

(A.O.B.)

McPherson, J

1875/05/03

Injured

   

Compo

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(C.I.R.)

McPherson, John

1865/00/00

Killed

     

Ballarat

Staffordshire Reef

(PRO) (Glen C)

McPherson, Norman

1875/00/00

Injured

     

Sandhurst

Costerfield

(McIvor Times)

McPherson, Thomas

1897/12/25

Killed

33 Y. O.

 

Steiglitz Cafe

Ballarat

Steiglitz

(PRO)

McPhie, Archibald

1873/00/00

Killed

50 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

 

Geelong

(Dig. Evans)

McPurland, Michael

1878/00/00

Killed

   

Fall of earth

Ararat

Stawell

(Dig. Evans)

McQuirt, John

1874/11/04

Killed

Single

   

Ballarat

Ballarat

(C.I.R.)

McStocker, John

1874/05/21

Killed

Married, 38 Y. O.

4

 

Sandhurst

Sandhurst

(C.I.R.)

McVicar, David

1912/00/00

Injured

     

Ballarat

Jubilee Mine

(A.R.Sec.Mines)

McWhiney, Gardner

1870/00/00

Killed

30 Y. O.

 

Fall of earth

Maryborough

Talbot

(Dig. Evans)

McWilliam, James

1874/04/15

Killed

Married,

see note

Adopted a Girl

Ararat

Pleasant Ck.

(C.I.R.)

McWilliams, George

1884/07/09

Injured

Married,

   

Sandhurst

Eaglehawk

(C.I.R.)

McWilliams, R

1875/09/02

Injured

   

Compo **

Sandhurst

Eaglehawk

(C.I.R.)

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