1897 2d Anthracite Dist Rpt of Fatal Accidents (Lackawanna Co)

1897 2d Anthracite Dist Mine Inspector Report of Fatal Accidents

(Comprising parts of Lackawanna Co.)

1/7 JOHN MCHALE, miner, 51, married, 3 orphans, Capouse colliery

1/12 RICHARD EDWARDS, miner, 50, married, 1 orhpan, Bellevue shaft

1/16 ANTHONY PIATRUZZI, laborer, 28, married, 1 orphan, Spencer's shaft

1/16 MICHAEL RYAN, miner, 36, married, 6 orphans, Archbald

1/27 DAVID THOMAS, runner, 18, single, no orphans, Continental

1/29 VICTOR MOLESKIE, laborer, 23, single, no orphans, Greenwood #2

2/1 ALBERT WALE, door boy, 16, single, no orphans, Diamond drift

2/9 MARTIN NALON, miner, 36, single, no orphans, Mount Pleasant

2/6 JOSEPH GRAVITZ, laborer, 32, single, 1 orphan, Austin Tunnel

2/6 THOMAS E WILLIAMS, miner, 57, married, 6 orphans, Taylor shaft

2/18 ROBERT JONES, miner, 30, married, 5 orphans, Cayuga colliery

3/3 JOHN R EDWARDS, miner, 47, married, 5 orphans, William A colliery

3/3 JOSEPH SOBISKY, laborer, 32, single, no orphans, William A colliery

3/9 PATRICK IAGO, company man, 54, married, no orphans, Dickson colliery

3/9 PATRICK BANKS, miner, 45, single, no orphans, Nay Aug colliery

3/9 CHARLES THOMAS, company man, 58, no widow, 6 orphans, Van Storch shaft

3/25 HENRY MORELAND, miner, 40, married, 5 orphans, Holden mine

4/6 JOHN W JONES, miner, 32, married, 3 orphans, Cayuga colliery

4/9 JENKIN BEYANS, runner, 19, single, no orphans, Bellevue slope

5/1 JOHN WATKINS, driver's helper, 14, single, no orphans, Jermyn #1

5/7 MARTIN KING, miner, 24, single, no orphans, Archbald

6/4 PATRICK HUGHES, miner, 35, married, 3 orphans, Tripp slope

6/8 JOHN BEECHAM, laborer, 20, single, no orphans, Pyne colliery

6/19 JOSEPH HUDDY, miner, 45, married, 5 orphans, Holden colliery

6/21 ANDREW GREIGER, outside laborer, 20, single, no orphans, Green Ridge

colliery

7/13 FRANK PEDIE, laborer, 22, single, no orphans, Hampsher colliery

7/19 MICHAEL NEALON, miner, 40, married, 3 orphans, Old Forge #2

8/23 WILLIAM SEIBERT, laborer, 29, single, no orphans, Greenwood #1, old shaft

8/31 JOHN MCHALE, miner, 30, married, 2 orphans, Cayuga colliery

9/1 ALFONSO BALDO, miner, 35, married, no orphans, William A colliery

9/18 MARTIN MILLAR, laborer, 38, single, no orphans, Van Storch slope

9/24 SALVATORE VENNANGO, laborer, 24, married, 2 orphans, Spencer colliery

9/28 ISAAC WATKINS, fire boss, 55, married, 1 orphan, Jermyn #1

9/28 JOHN GALLAGHER, company man, 37, married, 7 orphans, Jermyn #1

9/28 WILLIAM FRANKLAND, miner, 30, single, no orphans, Jermyn #1

9/28 WILLIAM TOMPKINS, company man, 24, single, no orphans, Jermyn #1

9/28 JOSEPH SMITH, company man, 38, married, 7 orphans, Jermyn #1

10/4 CASPAR OTT, head man, 39, married, 1 orphan, Pyne breaker

10/7 WILLIAM FITZHENRY, laborer, 23, single, no orphans, Taylor shaft

10/9 JOHN KIPACASH, laborer, 45, married, no orphans, Taylor shaft

10/18 PATRICK LYNN, miner, 47, married, 9 orphans, Brisbin

10/30 THOMAS HILL, collerman, 43, married, 4 orphans, Van Storch slope

10/30 JOHN FARRELL, water bailer, 60, single, no orphans, Van Storch slope

10/30 JOHN MCDONNELL, water bailer, 27, single, no orphans, Van Storch slope

10/30 THOMAS PADDEN, water bailer, 24, single, no orphans, Van Storch slope

10/30 JOHN WALSH, water bailer, 22, single, no orphans, Van Storch slope

10/30 JOHN MORAN, driver, 21, single, no orphans, Van Storch slope

11/4 ANDREW NELSON, miner, 27, single, no orphans, Hyde Park

11/4 PETER SOLEKIRA, miner, 35, single, no orphans, William A colliery

11/10 JOHN MCTIERNAN, miner, 50, married, 20 orphans, Hampton colliery

11/12 JOSEPH THEOBALD, door boor, 15, single, no orphans, Hyde Park

11/13 MIKE KINKA, laborer, 27, single, no orphans, Dodge colliery

12/2 PATRICK SCHOFIELD, miner, 36, married, 4 orphans, Dickson

12/2 THOMAS LYDON, miner, 45, married, 7 orphans, Lawrence Shaft

12/8 JESSE GOODMAN, laborer, 25, single, no orphans, Austin Tunnel

12/11 JOHN COYNE, miner, 45, married, 1 orphan, Greenwood #12 drift

12/14 JOHN MALIA, miner, 34, no widow, 5 orphans, Capouse colliery

12/27 ALEX. AJINSKIE, laborer, 21, single, no orphans, Bellevue shaft

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1997-2016 Mary Ann Lubinsky for the PAGenWeb Project, and by Individual Contributors