45. Kiddy, John

born:  4 February 1885, Almy, Uinta, Wyoming
died:  14 August 1923, Frontier, Lincoln, Wyoming
buried:  Kemmerer, Lincoln, Wyoming
father:  William Thomas Kiddy
mother:  Hannah Street
married:  29 March 1913, Rich County, Utah
wife:  Dinah Lukittus Mayne

US Federal Census 1900, 1910, 1920
Western States Marriage Index


  1. John was my great grandfather.

  2. John Kiddy was my grandfather. My grandmother remarried, not sure when, to a gentleman named Boyd Medkiff. My mother Grace Ann Kiddy Anderson Stevens, (Born October 20, 1916, passed November 2 1989. Born in Randolph, Utah - Died Claremore, Oklahoma) was married twice. The first time to Pete Anderson Sr, the second to my dad Milford B Stevens.(Born: July 8, 1907 Luther, Indian Territory, Oklahoma. Passed October 29, 1987 Claremore, Oklahoma. I am daughter Darlene Lynn Born Sept 16, 1947 Claremore, OK - Still alive as you can see. :) I was married Feb. 22, 1968 in Altus, OK To Larry Don Thornton. Divorced Sept 14, 1989. I have two children, Phaedra Kim Thornton Laushance Born Aug. 4, 1969 Beaufort, SC. And Jeffrey (Jeff) Thornton Born July 18, 1971, Lawton, Oklahoma. I put all of this on this particular site in case someone in the family would like genealogy details with correct spellings of children.

  3. To let people out there know. This was the worst mine disaster in history at that time. 99 men died, including my grandfather.

  4. Thank you for your comment and for your information on John Kiddy and his family. Do you remember any of the stories surrounding your grandfather's death?