101 Trinidad Area Family Histories - Plested Family
"He became interested in the coal mining as early as 1905, and was associated with Charles Beuchat Sr. in acquiring controlling interest in the Bear Canyon Coal Company in 1925 which they built into a successful independent operation."
U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925
Birth Date: 29 MAR 1862
Birth Place: Ironton, Wisconsin
Residence: Trinidad, Colorado
Passport Issue Date: 25 OCT 1921
Father Name: Frank Beuchat
Father's Birth: Switzerland
Father's Residence: Deceased
Source: Passport Applications, January 2, 1906 - March 31, 1925 (M1490)
MORE INFO FROM APPLICATION
States that father resided uninterruptedly in the U.S. from abt. 1850 to 1910 (unable to read the first 3 words but ends with Cripple Creek, Colo. Resides in Trinidad, Colo. Occupation: Supt. Coal Mines. Wishing Passport to Mexico for one month via National Lines leaving El Paso, Texas on Oct. 17, 1921.
Charles Beuchat Jr.:
Social Security Death Index
Birth: 21 MAY 1890
Death: APR 1972 - Trinidad, Las Animas, Colorado
World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Charles E. Beuchat
Residence: Pryor, Colo
Birth: May 21, 1890; Cotopaxi, Colo.
Occupation: Hoisting Engineer for Union Coal and Coke Co.; Pryor, Colo.
Support: Wife - one child
Tall; Med Build; Blue Eyes; Brown Hair
Signed: 5 JUN 1917; Huerfano, Colo.