Skip to Content

Welcome to Gendisasters!

What You'll Find Here.  Newspaper articles about Train Wrecks, Fires, Floods, Shipwrecks, Plane Crashes, Accidents and other disasters.  Most of these articles list the dead and injured or missing. Use the Search Box to search for your ancestors or Browse the articles by type of disaster, state or year.

New or Recently Updated Articles

New Salem, ND Passenger Train Wreck, Jan 1910

BISMARCK MAN IS FATALLY INJURED IN PASSENGER WRECK AT NEW SALEM.

ENTIRE TRAIN TURNED OVER AND SCORES OF PEOPLE INJURED, SOME VERY SERIOUSLY.  read more »

Moscow, ID University Of Idaho Fire, Oct 1956

3 IDAHO YOUTHS PERISH IN BLAZE AT UNIVERSITY, ARSONIST BLAMED.  read more »

Various OK and TX, Tornadoes, May 1935

TORNADOES AND FLOODS KILL 12 IN SOUTHWEST.

PROPERTY DAMAGE $2,500,000 AS STORMS STRIKE TEXAS, OKLAHOMA DUST-STRICKEN AREAS.  read more »

New Orleans, LA Jayne Mansfield Dies in Auto Wreck, Jun 1967

Jayne Mansfield photo from wikipedia.org

Jayne Mansfield Dies In Louisiana Wreck  read more »



by Dr. Radut