Train Wreck Deaths
Death indexes of persons killed in train wrecks and disasters
Our collection of train wreck deaths were compiled from actual newspaper reports. Many newspapers published lists of people who perished in train wrecks. Many of these lists provide limited genealogical information, such as residence and names of relatives.
- Norwalk Railroad Accident, May 6, 1853
- Gasconade Bridge Train Disaster, November 1, 1855
- Camden and Amboy Railroad Accident, August 29, 1855
- Providence and Worcester Railroad Collision, August 12, 1853
Deaths & Obituary Notices: Newspapers 1690-Present