38. Itow, K.

K. ITOW(1-2) was born about 1891 in Japan.(3-4)  He immigrated in 1913.(4)  He appeared in the census in 1920 in Lincoln County, Wyoming as a single coal miner renting a home at the #6 coal mine.(4)   Between the 1920 census and his death, Itow married, however it is unknown who or when he married.(2-4) K. Itow died in a gas explosion in Frontier No. 1 coal mine on 14 August 1923 at the age of 32 in Frontier, Lincoln, Wyoming.(3)  He was buried on 17 August 1923 in Kemmerer, Wyoming.(3)

            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. K Itow, death certificate file no. 1444 (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 5, Lincoln, Wyoming; Roll: T625_2027; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 58, K Ito; digital images, Ancestry.com (: online digital 13 August 2011); Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.

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