1897 4th District Mine Inspector Rpt (Luzerne Co.)

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

comprising part of Luzerne

1/12 Lesley Lyons, shaft sinker, 34, married, 1 orphan, Shaft #2 Colliery, Plymouth

1/12 William Wasley, shaft sinker, 28, married, 4 orphans, Shaft #2 Colliery, Plymouth

1/18 Patrick Hogan, miner, 30, married, 2 orphans, Maxwell #2, Ashley

1/19 Stanley Rosowoski, 15, runner, single, Breaker #7, Nanticoke

2/5 John H Jones, miner, 56, married, 4 orphans, Shaft #2, Nanticoke

2/12 John Burdoskie, miner, 29, marital status unknown, Stanton Colliery, Wilkes-Barre

2/13 Arthur Morgan, miner, 48, married, 2 orphans, Dodson Colliery, Plymouth

2/17 Thomas Delehanty, laborer, 38, married, 1 orphan, Shaft #4, Plymouth

2/17 Thomas Owens, miner, 38, married, 6 orphans, Dorrance Colliery, Wilkes-Barre

2/18 Stanis Hawanetz, miner, 36 marital status unknown, Tunnel #6, Glen Lyon

3/9 Cornelius McHugh, miner, 48, marriage status blank, 6 orphans, Parish Colliery, Plymouth

3/10 Henry Parsons, miner, 44, married, 1 orphan, Woodward Colliery, Plymouth Twp

3/16 Andrew Rosmerski, miner, 45, 5 orphans, N. Shaft #1, Nanticoke

3/16 Cosmir Sprice, miner, 27 marital status blank, Chauncey Colliery, Plymouth Twp

3/19 Emil Splitz, miner, 48, married, 3 orphans, Shaft #2, Nanticoke

3/31 Julius Barry, door tender, 15, Shaft #5, Plymouth

4/5 Howard Morgan, runner, 19, Shaft #4, Edwardsville

4/23 Patrick Sovelin, laborer, 26, marital status blank, Shaft #2, Wilkes-Barre

4/28 Paul Begos, laborer, 37, marital status blank, Wanamie Drift, Wanamie

5/5 Bartley Kane, miner, 54, married, 5 orphans, Buttonwood Colliery, Hanover Twp

5/7 Samuel Collins, laborer, 26, married 2 orphans, Auchincloss Colliery, Hanover Twp

5/7 John Kelland, labor, 44, married, no orphans, Auchincloss Colliery, Hanover Twp

5/11 Patrick Cunningham, pumpman, 49, married, 5 orphans, Franklin Colliery, Wilkes-Barre

5/26 Mike Hargus, laborer, 23, marital status blank, Shaft #3, Edwardsdale

5/26 George Ogurchok, laborer, 28, married, 3 orphans, Tunnel #6, Glen Lyon

7/7 Anthony Rogoes, miner, 28, marital status unknown, Wanamie Drift 18, Wanamie

7/13 James Beasley, miner, 56, married, 2 orphans, Hollenback, Wilkes-Barre

7/15 John Kovalski, laborer, 38, marital status blank, N. Shaft #1, Nanticoke

7/23 James Mooney, company laborer, 57, married, 3 orphans, Shaft #2, Plymouth

7/27 Frank Bishets, laborer, 52, married, 6 orphans, Dorrance Colliery, Wilkes-Barre

7/31 Adam Babruda, laborer, 27, married 1 orphan, Woodward Colliery, Plymouth Twp

8/6 Frank Grosisky, headman, 30, married, no orphans, Shaft #5 Breaker, Plymouth

8/9 Martin Holleran, miner, 66, married, 8 orphans, Stanton #7, Wilkes-Barre

8/17 Patrick Kelly, miner, 54, married, 4 orphans, Franklin Colliery, Wilkes-Barre

8/21 John Pstraka, laborer, 32, married, 2 orphans, Shaft #2, Plymouth

8/23 John Zarinski, miner, 45, married, 6 orphans, West End Drift, Mocanaqua

8/25 James D Williams, miner, 35, married, 4 orphans, Shaft #1, Edwardsdale

9/2 James Jones, miner, 50, married, 6 orphans, Boston Colliery, Plymouth Twp

9/7 George Kalafut, footman, 24, married, 1 orphan, Slope #6, Glen Lyon

9/10 Jacob Carbonavitch, miner, 35, married, 4 orphans, Wanamie #18, Wanamie

9/28 John Ashton, laborer, 28, married, no orphans, Alden Colliery, Alden

10/5 Isaac Edmunds, company laborer, 68, married, 3 orphans, Parish Colliery, Plymouth

10/5 Lewis R Richards, driver boss, 29, married, 2 orphans, Parish Colliery, Plymouth

10/5 George Eddy, driver, 22, marital status blank, Parish Colliery, Plymouth

10/23 Daniel Benson, miner, 24, married, no orphans, Bliss Colliery, Hanover Twp

10/27 Charles Brosofsky, laborer, 41, married, 4 orphans, Maxwell Colliery, Ashley

10/28 John Selusnak, miner, 36, married, no orphans, No. 6 Tunner, Glen Lyon

10/30 William Davies, miner, 40, married, 2 orphans, Shaft #3, Edwardsdale

11/2 Thomas Kelly, miner, 36, married, no orphans, Stanton Colliery, Wilkes-Barre

11/8 John Matura, laborer, 18, marital status blank, Shaft #3, Edwardsdale

11/13 John Wright, driver, 18, marital status blank, Shaft #3, Plymouth 11/16 Frank Venouski, laborer, 25, marital status blank, Parish Colliery, Plymouth

11/19 Patrick McNellis, miner, 53, marital status blank, Maxwell Colliery, Ashley

11/20 Barney Dugan, miner, 43, married, 7 orphans, Baltimore #2, Wilkes-Barre Twp

12/4 Anthony Sabanis, 38, married, 2 orphans, Nottingham Colliery, Plymouth

12/7 Henry James, driver, 23, marital status blank, Shaft #2, Nanticoke

12/9 John Rushofski, laborer, 21, marital status blank, N. Shaft #1, Nanticoke

12/15 William Poppka, miner, 30, married, 3 orphans, Hillman Vein, Wilkes-Barre

12/24 John Agnew, footman, 46, married, 1 orphan, Alden Shaft #2, Alden

12/24 Thomas Kennedy, footman, 23, marital status blank, Alden Shaft #2,Alden

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