1897 3rd District Mine Inspector Rpt (pts of Lackawanna, Luzerne,&Sullivan Cos)

1897 Mine Inspector Report of Fatalities in the Third Anthracite District,

comprising parts of Lackawannna, Luzerne, & Sullivan Cos.

1/7 PAUL O REAL, 33, single, Fernwood Tunnel, Pittston Twp

1/7 LEAPORT STAYLATE, 28, single, Fernwood Tunnel, Pittston Twp

1/11 ANDREW BUSHOCK, 20, single, Exeter Shaft, Exeter

1/18 THOMAS TRYNOSKEY, 17, single, Phoenix Shaft, Duryea

1/20 FRED HUBELL, 43, married, 8 orphans, Delaware Shaft, Mill Creek

1/21 PETER COURTRIGHT, 34, married, 2 orphans, Shaft #4, Pittston

1/23 WILLIAM PACK, 56, married, 2 orphans, East Boston Shaft, Luzerne

2/10 MARTIN SMITH, 40, single, Clear Spring Shaft, Pittston

2/17 ANDREW BRESHCAR, 27, married, 2 orphans, Harry E Shaft, Forty Fort

3/10 JOHN MURDOCK, 23, single, Harry E Shaft, Forty Fort

4/1 WILLIAM PURICK, 29, married, 2 orphans, Avoca Shaft, Avoca

4/1 MICHAEL PURICK, 26, single, Avoca Shaft, Avoca (note: brother of William Purick)

4/13 WALTER MCLAUGHLIN, 35, single, Black Diamond Shaft, Luzerne

4/14 JOSEPH SEDINSKY, 50, married, 1 orphan, Heidelburg #1 Shaft, Avoca

4/22 WILLIAM THOMAS, 57, married, 1 orphan, Delaware Shaft, Mill Creek

4/23 JOSEPH MCHALE, 15, single, Barnum #3 Shaft, Marcy Twp

5/4 JOSEPH SMITH, 19, single, Laflin Breaker, Laflin

5/6 THOMAS DAVIS, 18, single, Laurel Run Slope, Parsons

5/14 JOHN SHULAR, 30, married, no orphans, Ridgewood Slope, Ridgewood

5/20 HENRY WHITE, 31, married, no orphans, Laflin Shaft, Laflin

5/25 ANATESTA PEP, 50, married, 4 orphans, Fernwood Shaft, Pittston Twp

6/12 MARTIN NOVISKIE, 20, single, Phoenix Shaft, Duryea

7/1 THOMAS CARDEN, JR, 21. single, Shaft #10, Hughestown

7/1 JOSEPH PAUL, 18, single, Elmwood Shaft, Pittston Twp

7/2 JOHN CLOONAN, 42, married, 4 orphans, Phoenix Shaft, Duryea

7/8 THOMAS E LEWIS, 31, single, Louise Tunnel, Luzerne

7/20 MARTIN REGIN, 59, married, 5 orphans, Barnum Shaft, Marcy Twp

7/21 JOHN H JOYCE, 34, married, 3 orphans, Heidelburg Slope, Avoce

7/22 JOHN TOOTIS, 28, married, 2 orphans, Babylon Shaft, Duryea

8/6 JOHN HEALEY, 16, single, Shaft #10, Hughestown

8/10 EDWARD PARRY, 27, married, 3 orphans, Ridgewood Slope, Ridgewood

8/16 THOMAS WALSH, 25, single, Shaft #9, Hughestown

8/17 MICHAEL VELANIS, 21, single, Langcliff Shaft, Avoca

8/19 ROBERT WILLIAMS, 37, married, 4 orphans, Oakwood Shaft, Plains Twp

9/1 JOHN BULLOCK, 45, married, 3 orphans, Exeter Shaft, Exeter

9/7 JOHN BRENNAN, 46, married, 7 orphans, Phoenix Shaft, Duryea

9/7 PETER WEDIK, 44, married, 4 orphans, Phoenix Shaft, Duryea

9/8 LEONALDO PEALOSE, 30, married, 1 orphan, Butler Shaft, Pittston, Twp

9/20 IGNATIUS GALLIGHER, 18, single, Babylon Breaker, Duryea

9/23 THOMAS URBAN, 35, married, 3 orphans, Mt Lookout Shaft, Wyoming

9/30 EVAN PUGH, 43, married, 6 orphans, Clear Spring Shaft, Pittston

10/2 MICHAEL DOWITZ, 33, married, no orphans, Pettebone Shaft, Kingston Twp

10/2 DAVID GEORGE, 52, married, no orphans, Pettebone Shaft, Kingston Twp

10/5 STEPHAN RAMANKO, 23, single, Langcliffe Tunnel, Avoca

10/6 JAMES GLYNN, 40, married, 5 orphans, Harry E Shaft, Forty Fort

10/6 STEPHEN GURA, 40, married, 5 orphans, Harry E Shaft, Forty Fort

10/18 JOHN ADAMSCHICK, 25, single, Harry E Shaft, Forty Fort

10/23 JOHN TAYLOR, 51, married, 1 orphan, Laurel Run Slope, Parsons

10/26 JOHN CORCORAN, 44, married, 4 orphans, Henry Shaft, Plains Twp

10/28 PATRICK MCDONALD, 40, married, 2 orphans, Babylon Shaft, Duryea

10/29 JAMES DORAN, 34, married 2 orphans, Exeter Shaft, Exeter

10/30 PETER FALISZANSKI, 26, married, no orphans, Exeter Shaft, Exeter

11/3 GEORGE RAUSTINE, 35, married, 3 orphans, Mt Lookout Shaft, Wyoming

11/17 ALEX. BUCHEFSKY,35, married, 2 orphans, Exeter Shaft, Exeter

11/30 PETER CHESHARVAGE, 32, single, Babylon Shaft, Duryea

12/4 ANTHONY PUPCO, 26, single, Delaware Shaft, Mill Creek

12/6 ADAM WILKOWSKI, 19, single, Clear Spring Shaft, Pittston

12/8 THOMAS J DAVIS, 69, married, 6 orphans, Oakwood Shaft, Plains Twp

12/10 PATRICK MALONEY, 35, single, Ridgewood outside, Plains Twp

12/10 STEPHEN GUTSOCK, 33, single, Pine Ridge Shaft, Miners Mills

12/16 PETER MUTSON, 38, married, 1 orphan, East Boston Shaft, Luzerne

12/17 THOMAS CUNARD, 39, widower, 5 orphans, Clear Spring Shaft, Pittston

12/30 THOMAS BUTTS, 51, married, 6 orphans, Delaware Shaft, Mill Creek

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

 Mary Ann Lubinsky, County Coordinator

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