85. Savant, John

Giovanni “John” SAVANT(13) was born on 18 May 1895 in Torino, Coassolo, Italy to Giuseppe Antonio Savant.(45)  He lived in North Torino, Coassolo in 1919.(2)  He immigrated, a single man and coal miner, in December 1920 from Canada into Vermont where up his final destination was his brother Giuseppe in Pueblo, Colorado.(2)  John was 5 foot 7 inches, medium build with brown hair and grey eyes.(2)  John died in a gas explosion in Frontier No. 1 coal mine on 14 August 1923 at the age of 28 in Frontier, Wyoming.(4) He was buried on 18 August 1923 in Kemmerer, Wyoming.(45)  He was single.(4)

      1. Kemmerer Republican, (Kemmerer, Lincoln, Wyoming), 24 August 1923, page 1, microfilm; Lincoln County Library, 519 Emerald Street, Kemmerer, Lincoln, Wyoming 83101.
      2. "Vermont, St. Albans Canadian Border Crossings, 1895-1954," online digital, Family Search, Ancestry.com (FamilySearch.org : online 3 March 2018), Giovanni Savant Ros; citing "Vermont, St. Albans Canadian Border Crossings, 1895-1954," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKQS-KFZD : 9 October 2015), Giovanni Savant Ros, 1920; citing M1464, Soundex Index to Canadian Border Entries through the St. Albans, Vermont, District, 1895-1924, 411, NARA microfilm publications M1461, M1463, M1464, and M1465 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, publication year); FHL microfilm 1,561,497..
      3. Sneddon Robert T.  Inspector (Dist 1) & Robert V. Hotchkiss Inspector (Dist2), "State Coal Mine Inspectors Of Wyoming, Districts No. 1 and 2," year:  1923; report, 1923; , Wyoming State Archives on microfilm, Cheyenne, Wyoming.
      4. John Savant, death certificate file no. 1471 (14 August 1923), State of Wyoming, Wyoming State Archives, 2301 Central Avenue, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82001.
      5. Cemetery-Headstone, Kemmerer City Cemetery, Kemmerer, Lincoln, Wyoming.  Personal photograph, property of and in possession of Roberts Roots & Branches, of headstone taken between 2000 and 2003., John Savant.

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