1897 1st District Rpt of Fatal Accidents (Lackawanna and Susquehanna cos.)

1897 1st Anthracite District Mine Inspector Report of Fatal Accidents

(comprising part of Lackawanna, and Susquehanna counties)

1/8 MIKE GULA, laborer, 22, single, no orphans, Edgerton colliery, Mayfield

1/13 CHARLES SULTA, miner, 45, single, no orphans, Pierce colliery, Archbald

1/16 THOMAS KISH, laborer, 32, single, no orphans, Simpson colliery, Fell Twp

1/23 THOMAS PERKINS, laborer, 41, married, 2 orphans, Jermyn #1, Jermyn

1/23 THOMAS WAITE, laborer, 30, single, no orphans, Coalbrook colliery, Carbondale

1/26 JOHN T COLEMAN, miner, 54, married, 4 orphans, Leggetts Creek, Scranton

1/26 DANIEL MELVIN, carpenter, 64, married, 4 orphans, No. 2, Forest City

1/26 GEORGE BOROSKIE, laborer, 49, married, 6 orphans, Blue Ridge colliery, Peckville

2/6 MIKE JEDALOUIS, laborer, 35, single, no orphans, Pancoast, Throop

3/1 JOHN PLOWRIGHT, laborer, 24, single, no orphans, Johnson #1, Priceburg

3/4 EDWARD ANGWIN, miner, 59, married, no orphans, No. 1 shaft, Dunmore

3/9 DAVID R JONES, miner, 52, married, no orphans, Johnson's #2, Priceburg

3/11 RAPHAEL MONDANA, laborer, 30, married, no orphans, Forest mining co, Archbald

3/18 JAMES NOLAN, laborer, 25, single, no orphans, Marvine, Scranton

3/19 ANTHONY LAUGHNEY, miner, 60, single, no orphans, Grassy Island, Olyphant

4/7 MICHAEL GUSY, laborer, 31, single, no orphans, No. 1 shaft, Dunmore

4/29 BONIFUL BIGIDOFSKI, laborer, 26, married, 1 orphan, Johnson's #2, Priceburg

5/1 JOHN GOMBINE, footman, 27, married, 1 orphan, No. 1 shaft, Dunmore

5/10 MICHAEL BARRETT, miner, 38, married, 4 orphans, No. 2 shaft, Dunmore

5/24 MICHAEL MURPHY, track layer, single, no orphans, No. 1 tunnel, Carbondale

6/3 JOHN PILNER, driver, 24, single, no orphans, Simpson colliery, Fell Twp

6/4 ALEXANDER GREEN, miner, 49, single, no orphans, Glenwood colliery, Mayfield

6/21 WILLIAM LIMON, miner, 65, married, no orphans, Jermyn #1, Jermyn

6/30 WILLIAM COURT, sinker, 27, single, no orphans, New Leggetts shaft, Scranton

7/10 WILLIAM PRICE, miner, 32, single, no orphans, Leggetts Creek, Scranton

7/10 ADAM LADOLAN, laborer, 33, married, 5 orphans, Leggetts Creek, Scranton

7/15 ALBERT JONES, bell ringer, 17, single, no orphans, Johnson #1, Priceburg

7/17 THOMAS MORRIS, slate picker, 13, single, no orphans, Leggetts Creek, Scranton

7/22 JAMES FAGAN, engineer, 22, married, 1 orphan, Dolph colliery, Peckville

7/26 PATRICK LYNETT, miner, 31, married, no orphans, Murrays' colliery, Dunmore

8/3 JOHN GOMA, laborer, 32, married, 2 orphans, Edgerton colliery, Edgerton

8/5 JOHN BENSON, miner, 60, married, 1 orphan, No. 1 shaft, Carbondale

8/24 MICHAEL MITCHELL, miner, 44, married, 4 orphans, Sterrick creek, Peckville

8/25 IGNOTZ LEONGA, miner, 35, married, 4 orphans, Johnson #1, Priceburg

8/31 JOHN KISHELIS, laborer, 32, married, 2 orphans, Sterrick creek, Peckville

9/9 SAMUEL TREASURER, laborer, 38, single, no orphans, Eddy creek, Olyphant

9/21 TONY FICK, laborer, 25, single, no orphans, Edgerton colliery, Edgerton

10/11 JOHN PENDELL, miner, 50, married, no orphans, Pancoast colliery, Throop

10/12 FERDINAND SENSE, miner, 33, single, no orphans, Sterrick creek, Peckville

10/27 ROBERT BROWN, miner, 50, single, no orphans, Pancoast colliery, Throop

10/27 ANTHONY SAPIAK, laborer, 33, single, no orphans, Ontario, Peckville

10/29 JOHN FORETCH, miner, 46, married, 2 orphans, Mt Jessup, Peckville

10/29 JOHN MCLANE, miner, 47, married, 4 orphans, Erie colliery, Mayfield

11/3 MARTIN GERRITZ, miner, 35, single, no orphans, Highland Park, Carbondale

11/3 ANDREW MONKO, laborer, 31, single, no orphans, Highland Park, Carbondale

11/11 MICHAEL J KELLEY, miner, 42, married, 7 orphans, Marvine, Scranton

11/15 REES DAVIS, miner, 45, married, no orphans, Storrs No. 1, Dickson City

11/27 JOHN R. COOK, miner, 48, married, no orphans, Blue Ridge, Peckville

11/28 JAMES GILLIGAN, miner, 52, married, 3 orphans, Glenwood, Mayfield

11/29 PATRICK MARION, miner, 43, married, 6 orphans, Edgerton colliery, Edgerton

12/7 PATRICK CAWLEY, track layer, 30, single, no orphans, Sterrick creek, Peckville

12/14 GEORGE DIDWELL, miner, 31, married, 3 orphans, Blue Ridge, Peckville

12/31 STANLEY YANGESKI, laborer, 24, single, no orphans, Pancoast, Throop

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