1938 – Kerry, Samuel

Derbyshire Times 13thMay 1938

S. Kerry (20), 134 Speedwell, Staveley was one of a family of seven, being the second son of Mr. and Mrs. F Kerry. He was a native of Staveley, and was very popular in the district.


The commemoration took place on 16th September 2019. The location of the artwork dedicated to Samuel can been seen here. Zone 3

Further information can be downloaded here:

Samuel Kerry

Samuel Kerry family tree


Other Information:

Markham Colliery 1938 disaster

List of miners killed and injured in the 1938 disaster

List of miners killed in the 1938 disaster who were buried in Staveley


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