O C HAGI(1-2) was born about 1872 in Japan.(3-4) He immigrated in March 1900 to Seattle, Washington.(4-5) He appeared, with his wife and son, in the census in 1920 in Lincoln County, Wyoming.(4) In 1920 Hagi and his son were working at the coal mine as a laborers.(4) Hagi died in a gas explosion in Frontier No. 1 coal mine on 14 August 1923 at the age of 51 in Frontier, Wyoming.(3) He was buried on 17 August 1923 in the Kemmerer City Cemetery.(3) Hagi was married to Tsuru, who was born 14 October 1884, in Kandamura, Kagawaken, Japan.(4-6)
(It is unconfirmed at this time if the two coal miners, O. Hagi and O.T. Hagi are related.)
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 on microfilm, Cheyenne, Wyoming.
3. C Hagi, death certificate file no. 1480 (14 August 1923), State of Wyoming, Wyoming State Archives, 2301 Central Avenue, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82001.
4. 1920, , population schedule, Year: 1920; Census Place: Election District 8, Lincoln, Wyoming; Roll: T625_2027; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 63, C Haji; digital images, Ancestry.com (: online digital 6 August 2011); Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch..
5. "Washington, D.C.; Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at Seattle, Washington," digital online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (: online digital 9 March 2018), O Haji; citing National Archives and Records Administration; Washington, D.C.; Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at Seattle, Washington; NAI Number: 4449160; Record Group Title: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1787 - 2004; Record Group Number: 85; Series Number: M1383; Roll Number: 1.
6. "Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Immigration Cards, 1900-1965 [database on-line]," online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (: online digital 9 March 2018), Tsuru Higa; citing Ancestry.com. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Immigration Cards, 1900-1965 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.