Benjamin Dennis

2016 marked the 150th anniversary of the Oaks Colliery Disaster, the worst mining disaster in English history.

First Name: Benjamin
Last Name: Dennis
Role: Miner
Parents: George and Sarah
Married: Yes
Age: 32
Born: Trevethin, Monmouthshire, Wales
Lived: Barnsley
Burial Location: No known burial,
Additional Information:

Benjamin Dennis’ brother, Abraham, was also killed in the disaster.

Map for Benjamin Dennis

Green Pin Born
Yellow Pin Lived
Red Pin Buried

Birth Places of Oaks Disaster Victims