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Milton, ND Fire Oct 1914


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North Dakota Disasters

Tragic Accidents & Deaths


More North Dakota Disasters

:: Beach, ND Drowning, Jun 1909
:: International Falls, ND 3 Killed When Unsinkable Canoe Sinks, Sept 1908
:: Jamestown, ND Drowning, Jun 1909
:: Bismarck, ND Fire, Mar 1890
:: Crosby, ND Fire Dec 1907
:: Dickinson, ND Fatal Prairie Fire, Mar 1910
:: East Grand Forks, ND Fire, Jan 1898
:: Edgeland, ND Soo Line Depot Fire, Apr 1910
:: Fargo, ND Fire 1893
:: Fargo, ND Fatal House Fire, Apr 1895
:: Fort Ransom, ND Fire, Oct 1867
:: Fullerton, ND Depot Fire, Dec 1915
:: Grand Forks, ND House Fire, Feb 1906
:: Jamestown, ND area wild fires, Sept 1891
:: Jamestown, ND Fire, Jun 1917
:: Leroy, ND Hotel McDougald Fire, Dec 1900
:: Milton, ND Fire Oct 1914
:: Minot, ND Christianson House Fire, Mar 1895
:: New England, ND Fire Jul 1913
:: Nome, ND Tornado & Fire
:: Park River, ND Fire Feb 1901
:: Wahalla, ND Fire, Sept 1908
:: Willow City, ND Fire
:: Fargo, ND Flood, Apr 1893
:: Larimore, ND Flood
:: Mandan, ND Flood
:: Pembina, ND Flood 1948
:: Antler, ND Tornado Aug 1911
:: Fargo, ND Tornado, Jun 1957
:: Grand Forks, ND Tornado Damages Much Of Town, June 1887
:: Jamestown, ND Tornado, May 1909
:: Nome, ND Tornado & Fire
:: Powder River, ND Tornado, Jun 1877
:: Sheyenne, ND Cyclone
:: North Dakota Tornado - Ypsilanti, Jamestown, Langdon - May 1909
Train Wrecks
:: Durbin, ND Train Wreck, Feb 1906
:: Finley, ND Train Wreck, Dec 1911
:: Grand Forks, ND Train Accident, Feb 1906
:: Lisbon, ND Train Accident, Feb 1906
:: Medina, ND Circus Train In Collision, June 1908
:: Michigan, ND Rear End Railroad Collision, Aug 1945
:: Minot, ND Auto - Train Wreck, Dec 1917
:: Thief River Falls, MN Fatal Train Crash, 1943
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Welcome to GenDisasters, a look back at the events that touched our ancestor's lives - tornadoes, fires, floods, hurricanes, train wrecks, mine explosions, and tragic accidents that became a part of history and our genealogy.
Fingal, ND Depot early 1900s
Northern Pacific Bridge crossing Missouri River at Bismarck, ND