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Surname Index

This index contain names listed on the site including non-fatal accidents, men involved in rescue attempts, people who gave evidence at inquiries etc. It excludes known fatal accidents (which are indexed in the Accidents section). Some names listed may have died in the accident but this has not been confirmed with a death certificate.

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Name Surname Year Month Day Place Page
John Dailly 1887 May 28 Udston Udston 1887 (Hamilton Advertiser Article)
James Daily 1887 May 28 Udston Udston 1887 (Hamilton Advertiser Article)
Michael Daily 1887 May 28 Udston Udston 1887 (Hamilton Advertiser Article)
William Dall 1920 October 10 Dalbeath Beath accident pages
John Dalrymple 1862 July 14 Rosehall Old Monkland Accidents pages
Thomas Daly 1915 June 10 Bothwell Castle Bothwell accident pages
John Dalziel 1913 September 26 Smeaton Lothians accident pages
Henry Danns 1878 March 8 Barrwood Barrwood 1878
John Darglas 1862 March 17 Calder Old Monkland Accidents pages
Walter Darling 1882 November 28 Calderhead Shotts Accident Pages
Patrick Darroch 1922 April 11 Viewpark Bothwell post 1900 accidents page
James Davidson 1831 October 21 Auchinleck Ayrshire accident pages
John Davidson 1850 July 23 Commonhead Commonhead 1850 page
Unknown Davidson 1857 February 10 Wishaw Cambusnethan Accident Pages
George Davidson 1888 December 12 Raith Beath accident pages
Andrew Davidson 1889 September 10 Elphingstone Inspectors non-fatal accident list
James Davidson 1893 November 16 Kirkwood Kirkwood 1893 page
George Davidson 1898 January 28 Drumpeller Drumpeller 1898
John Davidson 1852 August 23 Rochsoles New Monkland 1852 page
John Davidson 1900     Cadzow Hamilton – Strikes
Alex. P. Davidson 1902 February 11 Gartness New Monkland pages
Quinton Davidson 1913 August 3 Cadder Cadder 1913
Joseph Davidson 1915 January 23 Bellfield Lanarkshire Accident pages
James Davidson 1922 April 11 Viewpark Bothwell post 1900 accidents page
John Davidson 1847 October 5 Broomfield New Monkland pages
John Davidson 1925 January 5 Newcraighall Lothians pages
John Davidson 1927 January 6 Windyedge Ayrshire accident pages
John Davidson 1929 June 4 Muirkirk Muirkirk accident pages
George Davidson 1935 May 10 Woolmet Lothians pages
Archibald Davidson 1936 June 11 Lochore Ballingry pages
David Davidson 1947 January 10 Burngrange Burngrange Report
Thomas Davidson 1947 January 10 Burngrange Burngrange Report
Robert Davie 1902 September 8 Shotts Iron Pits Shotts accident pages
John Davie 1937 August 22 Lumphinnans Ballingry accident pages
George Davies 1931 May 15 Glencraig Ballingry accident pages
Helen Davis 1874 April 9 Greenfield Greenfield 1874 page
William Davis 1874 April 9 Greenfield Greenfield 1874 page
John Davy 1930 December 11 Enterkine Ayrshire accidents
Thomas Dawson 1897 March 26 Furnacebank, Devon Colliery Devon 1897
John Deavy 1889 March 5 Dalmeny Inspectors non-fatal accident list
John Delaney 1926 November   Bothwellhaugh Bothwellhaugh-Strikes
William Delaney 1933 December   Blantyre Ferme Bothwell accident pages
Thomas Delop 1915 December 15 Glencraig Ballingry pages
William Dempster 1898 March 11 Auldhouseburn Auldhouseburn 1898
James Dempster 1914 July 9 Glenbuck Muirkirk Accidents
John Dempster 1914 January 31 Hattonrigg Bothwell Accident Pages
Alexr. Denholm 1889 April 1 Niddrie Inspectors non-fatal accident list
Unknown Denholm 1923 February 10 Alice Pit, Fordell Fife accidents
James Dennison 1862 October 28 Calder New Monkland accident pages
John Devany 1874 August 22 Garriongill Cambusnethan Accident Pages
James Devine 1864 May 12 Newton Lanarkshire Accident pages
John Devine 1893 November 16 Kirkwood Kirkwood 1893 page
James Devlin 1853 December 30 Hamilton Hill Lanarkshire Accident pages
Laughlan Devlin 1889 March 27 Swinhill Inspectors non-fatal accident list
Murdoch Devoy 1900 February 12 Carbarns Carbarns 1900 page
Peter Dewar 1889 January 28 Hallcraig Inspectors non-fatal accident list
George Dewar 1929 November 7 Bowhill Colliery Auchterderran pages
Ebenezer Dewar 1934 April 24 Lumphinnans Beath accident pages
Robert Dick 1874 July 1 Glenclelland Shotts Accident Pages
James Dick 1887 May 28 Udston Udston 1887 (Hamilton Advertiser Article)
Alex Dick 1893 November 16 Kirkwood Kirkwood 1893 page
James Dick 1901 August 26 Donibristle Donibristle page
George Dick 1921 November 25 No 9 Pit, Cowdenbeath Beath pages
Joseph Dick 1926 April 30 Polmaise Stirlingshire accidents
William Dick 1950 September 7 Knockshinnoch Knockshinnoch page
Matthew Dickie 1925 January 24 Canderside Dalserf Accident Pages
Francis Dickson 1847 October 11 Auchincruive Ayrshire accidents
David Dickson 1887 May 28 Udston Udston 1887 (Hamilton Advertiser Article)
Robert Dickson 1889 September 5 Mauricewood Mauricewood 1889
James Dickson 1889 December 19 Newbattle Inspectors non-fatal accident list
John Dickson 1889 September 4 Pumpherston Inspectors non-fatal accident list
William Dickson 1895 April 26 Quarter Quarter 1895
David Dickson 1900 February 12 Carbarns Carbarns 1900 page
Harry Dickson 1900 February 12 Carbarns Carbarns 1900 page
Hugh Dickson 1900 February 12 Carbarns Carbarns 1900 page
Thomas Dickson 1902 February   Bredisholm Bothwell accident pages
Hugh Dickson 1913 August 3 Cadder Cadder 1913
John Dickson 1919 March 31 Newton, Cambuslang Lanarkshire Accident pages
James Dickson 1931 May 14 Lumphinnans Beath accident pages
John Dignan 1925 January 5 Newcraighall Lothians pages
Unknown Dilligan 1921 December 7 Glencraig Colliery Ballingry pages
Lewis Dillon 1862 January 8 Cleland Bothwell accident pages
Patrick Dinnan 1889 March 25 Blairhall Inspectors non-fatal accident list
Joseph Divers 1936 November   Lanarkshire Lanarkshire pages (Non-pit accident but article refers to previous accidents)
Patrick Divine 1889 January 31 Woodmuir Inspectors non-fatal accident list
J S Dixon 1887 May 28 Udston Udston 1887 (Hamilton Advertiser Article)
Robert Dobbie 1845 January 3 Wanlockhead Lead Mining accidents
Charles Dobbie 1860 November 27 Greystonelea Shotts Accident Pages
Patrick Dobbin 1886 March 22 Greenfield Hamilton Accident Pages
Michael Docherty 1863 February 14 Old Carnbroe Old Monkland pages
William Docherty 1869 August 12 Aitkenhead Old Monkland pages
Bernard Docherty 1883 March 16 Earnock Hamilton Accident Pages
John Docherty 1889 September 14 Earnock Inspectors non-fatal accident list
Robert Docherty 1898 September 10 Dalziel Lanarkshire Accident pages
Thomas Docherty 1915 April 16 Bredisholm Old Monkland Accidents pages
James Docherty 1927 September   Broomrigg Stirlingshire Accident pages
John Dodds 1928 February 2 Valleyfield Colliery Fife pages
William Dodds 1871       Truck Report – Simpson's
George Dods 1852 August 23 Rochsoles New Monkland 1852 page
Thomas Dogains 1860 March   Shieldmuir Cambusnethan Accident Pages
Edward Doherty 1877 October 22 Blantyre Blantyre 1877 Page (Scotsman article)
John Dolan 1889 January 7 Earnock Inspectors non-fatal accident list
John Dollan 1870 December 31 Drumpellier Old Monkland pages (Fatal but not work accident)
Michael Dollan 1870 December 31 Drumpellier Old Monkland pages
John Dollochan 1886 February 24 Shields Lanarkshire Accident pages
Adam Donald 1893 June 30 Herbertshire Herbertshire 1893
James Donaldson 1864 August 1 Britton Britton Pit 1864
Isabella Donaldson 1876 September 30 Fordell Fordell 1876
John Donaldson 1887 May 28 Udston Udston 1887 (Hamilton Advertiser Article)
James Donaldson 1889 March 16 Fordell Inspectors non-fatal accident list
Thos. Donaldson 1889 December 26 Kinnedar Inspectors non-fatal accident list
Thos. Donaldson 1889 June 26 Pirnie Inspectors non-fatal accident list
Wm. Donaldson 1889 May 24 Mosside Inspectors non-fatal accident list
John Donaldson 1923 September 25 Redding Redding 1923
Michael Donnachie 1879 February 19 Blantyre Blantyre Accidents Page
John Donnachie 1890 February 25 Earnock Colliery Lists of prosecutions
James Donnachie 1909 August 5 Glenboig New Monkland Accident Pages
Peter Donnelly 1862 March 17 Arbuckle New Monkland Accident Pages
William Donnelly 1915 August 23 Viewpark Bothwell Accident Pages
Michael Doran 1853 May 20 Cowdenbeath Beath pages
James Dorman 1918 July 9 Stanrigg Stanrigg 1918- Inspectors report page
Patrick Dorrington 1887 May 28 Udston Udston 1887 (Hamilton Advertiser Article)
Henry Dougan 1920 September 29 Foulshiels Lothians Accident pages
Michael Dougan 1928 October 19 Ross Colliery Hamilton Accident Pages
Arthur Douglas 1859 July   Morningside Cambusnethan Accident Pages
John Douglas 1863 February 11 Millburn Dalserf pages
James Douglas 1871       Truck Report – Monklands Iron & Steel
R D Douglas 1871       Truck Report – Garthamlock
Robert Douglas 1891 December 7 Springwell Colliery Lists of prosecutions
James Douglas 1938 June 21 Michael Colliery Fife pages
Allan Dow 1889 May 21 Camps Inspectors non-fatal accident list
William Dow 1923 December 26 Gordon Beath accident pages
Alexander Dow 1931 November 10 Bowhill Bowhill 1931 page
Gorsham Dowie 1889 August 26 Addiewell Inspectors non-fatal accident list
John Dowland 1871       Truck Report – Drumpellier
Wm. Downie 1889 January 27 Pentland Inspectors non-fatal accident list
David Downie 1913 August 3 Cadder Cadder 1913
Robert Downs       Larkhall Dalserf – Building Societies
Andrew Doyle 1874 April 11 Bothwell Park Bothwell Accident Pages
Mr Drinnan 1846 January 15 Tarholm Ayrshire accidents
John Drinnan 1871       Truck Report – Merry & Cuninghame
Robert W. Dron 1918 July 9 Stanrigg Stanrigg 1918- Inspectors report page
Mr Drummond 1871     Mossend Truck Report – Mossend
Edward Drummond 1941 June 5 Lindsay Beath Accidents
George Dryburgh 1907 December 29 Lochhead Lochhead 1907 page
James Dryburgh 1907 December 29 Lochhead Lochhead 1907 page
Henry Drysdale 1850 July 23 Commonhead Commonhead 1850 page
George Drysdale 1856 January 21 Oakley Oakley 1856
Charles Dudley 1922 August 30 Blantyreferme Bothwell Accident Pages
John Duff 1938 August 2 Newcraighall Pit Lothians pages
Unknown Duffy 1854 March 9 No 4 Brownsburn New Monkland pages
William Duffy 1864 August 1 Britton Britton Pit 1864
Hugh Duffy 1875 November 12 Carnbroe Old Monkland pages
Patrick Duffy 1893 November 16 Kirkwood Kirkwood 1893 page
Unknown Duffy 1902 January 23 Motherwell Lanarkshire accident pages
William Duffy 1914 May 21 Orbiston Bothwell accident pages
Mary Duffy 1915 March 9 Lumphinnans Ballingry accident pages
Michael Duffy 1918 March 19 Nackerty Bothwell accident pages
Edward Dugan 1875 July 29 Souterhouse Old Monkland pages
William Duguid 1874 May   Coltness Ironworks Cambusnethan accident pages
David Dun 1813 March 2 Stonelaw Lanarkshire accident pages
Alexander Dunbar 1887 June 17 Glenbuck Muirkirk Accidents
David Dunbar 1887 June 17 Glenbuck Muirkirk Accidents
Robert Dunbar 1913 August 3 Cadder Cadder 1913
George Duncan 1815 August 29 Garbraid Colliery Lanarkshire accident pages
William Duncan 1864 August 1 Britton Britton Pit 1864
Robert Duncan 1869 March 1 Cambusnethan Cambusnethan pages
William Duncan 1876 March 21 Stravenhouse Lanarkshire Accident pages
Mr Duncan 1877 October 22 Blantyre Blantyre 1877 Page (Scotsman article)
William Duncan 1877 October 22 Blantyre Blantyre 1877 Page (Scotsman article)
James Duncan 1890 August 27 Balbardin Colliery Lists of prosecutions
John Duncan 1899 May 22 Benarty Ballingry accident pages
James Duncan 1913 January 26 Bardykes Lanarkshire accident pages
John Duncan 1927 March 14 Furnaceyard Lothians pages
Unknown Dunlop 1845 June 11 Govan Colliery Lanarkshire pages
James Dunlop 1878 March 5 Blantyre Blantyre 1878 Page
Thomas Dunlop 1898 September 9 Drumley Drumley Pit 1898
Alexander Dunlop 1900 August 17 Nursery Pit Kilmarnock 1900
John Dunlop 1919 April 1 Dailly Ayrshire Accident pages
John Dunn 1869 May 20 Wishaw area Cambusnethan – Miscellaneous
James Dunn 1876 March 29 Allanshaw Hamilton Accident Pages
William Dunn 1877 May 5 South Westburn Lanarkshire Accident pages
Robert Dunn 1887 May 28 Udston Udston 1887 (Hamilton Advertiser Article)
Hugh Shaw Dunn 1909 December 10 Caprington Caprington 1909
Unknown Dunn 1909 June 27 Ferniegair Hamilton Accident Pages
Unknown Dunn 1922 October 27 Carberry Lothians pages
George Dunn 1927 December 16 Lindsay Beath accident pages
William Dunn 1935 February 25 Manor Powis Stirling pages
John Dunn, jun 1899 June 20 Gauchalland Ayrshire accidents
John Dunn, sen 1899 June 20 Gauchalland Ayrshire accidents
John Dunsmore 1850 July 23 Commonhead Commonhead 1850 page
James Dunsmore 1887 May 28 Udston Udston 1887 (Hamilton Advertiser Article)
Richard Dunston 1883 May 17 Nursery Pit Ayrshire accidents
John Durney 1917 July 18 Springhill Colliery Springhill 1917 page
Charles Durnie 1895 September 9 Churrlands Ayrshire accidents
James Duvanney 1925 December 8 Loanend Lanarkshire Accident pages
James Dyer 1860 October 30 Jerviston Bothwell Accident Pages
Robert Dyer 1860 October 30 Jerviston Bothwell Accident Pages

Last Updated 2nd December 2010