Ferinando “Fred” LODDO(1-2) was born in 1893 in Italy.(3-4) He immigrated about 1919.(5) He appeared in the census in 1920 in Cherry Grove, Oregon, living as a single boarder working as a repair laborer for the railroad.(5) Also, listed as a boarder living at the same residence in 1920 is Johnnie Loddo, 36 years old, from Italy, single and his immigration was in 1911. It is currently unknown if or how Ferinando and Johnnie are related. Ferinando died in a gas explosion in Frontier No. 1 coal mine on 14 August 1923 at the age of 30 in Frontier, Wyoming.(3-4) He was buried on 17 August 1923 in Kemmerer, Wyoming.(3-4) He was single.(1-2)
1. Kemmerer Republican, (Kemmerer, Lincoln, Wyoming), 24 August 1923, page 1, microfilm; Lincoln County Library, 519 Emerald Street, Kemmerer, Lincoln, Wyoming 83101.
2. 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, Cheyenne, Wyoming.
3. Fred Loddo, death certificate file no. 1408 (14 August 1923), State of Wyoming, Wyoming State Archives, 2301 Centeral Avenue, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82001.
4. Kemmerer City Cemetery (Kemmerer City, Lincoln, Wyoming), Lincoln County Historical Societies, Lincoln County Historical Societies, index cards (: online February 2018), Loddo, Ferdinando, City Block 88 lot 1 Plot 4.5. 1920, , population schedule, 1920; Census Place: Cherry Grove, Washington, Oregon; Roll: T625_1505; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 400, Ferdinando Loddo boarder; digital images, Ancestry.com (: online February 2018); Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch