Outback Graves Markers


Burial Location:Niagara  (details...)
Occupation: Miner
Place of Death: Gold Mining Lease 67G, Tampa
Date of Death: 06 July 1902
Date of Burial:11 July 1902
Age:29 years
Cause of Death:Suicide
OGM Ref#: 0823


It was the verdict of the coroner's jury at the inquest held in Kookynie on 8 July 1902, that the deceased had thrown himself down the mine shaft during a fit of temporary insanity. The deceased had been working in the Batavia mine. He was a well-known footballer and cyclist. The death was certified in writing by Charles Lamb, Undertaker, Kookynie.
Death Certificate:867/1902