Died in a mine up north. Well known as a stepdancer when he was younger.
The family had to be separated after his death;Mabel was raised by Teenie and New Mayhew, Ella was raised by Bella and William Brisco, Edna was raised by Aunt E.J. (Elizah Jane) and Jack Briscoe, and Minnie was raised by her Grandpa Potter (Thomas, I believe).
1901 census has birth date as Jan 27 1874.