1897 5th District Mine Inspector Report (part of Luzerne Co, and Carbon Co)

1897 Mine Inspector Report of Fatalities in the Fifth Anthracite District comprising part of Luzerne, and all of Carbon Counties

1/2 Borz Bortilling, laborer, 41, married, 2 children, Sandy Run Colliery, Luzerne

1/3 John McGinnes, nightwatchman, 56, married, 0 children, Coleraine Colliery, Carbon

1/11 Mike Mellish, laborer, 24, single, Slope 40, Luzerne

1/19 Meicheal Motts, hitcher, 27, single, Spring Brook Colliery, Carbon

2/6 John Hawks, miner, 48, married, 6 children, Milnesville Colliery, Luzerne

2/16 John Wasia, laborer, 30, single,Upper Lehigh Colliery, Luzerne

2/24 Anthony Shumiskey, miner, 23, single, Drifton #2 Colliery, Luzerne

3/11 Andrew Crow, carpenter, 42, married, 2 children, Slope #4, Carbon

3/17 Mike Andrick, driver, 23, single, Milnesville Colliery, Luzerne

3/25 Thomas Yamrus, laborer, 28, married, 4 children, East End Jeddo #4, Luzerne

3/25 Charles Went, loader, 38, married 1 child, Milnesville Colliery, Luzerne

4/12 Frank Gallagher, miner, 50, married, 2 children, Stockton Colliery, Luzerne

4/12 Peter Feedor, miner, 45, married, 2 children, Stockton Colliery, Luzerne

5/3 Andrew Troda, laborer, 35, married, 3 children, Milnesville Colliery, Luzerne

5/19 Stephen Flesher, miner, 26, married, 1 child, Hazel Brook Colliery, Luzerne

6/23 Peter Parrizika, laborer, 49, no marriage info, Coleraine Stripping, Carbon

7/16 Phillip Smith, laborer, 22, no marriage info, Spring Brook Breaker, Carbon

7/26 William Linderman, chute tender, 14, single, Lattimer #3 Colliery, Luzerne

8/16 Daniel Gallagher, miner, 30, single, Jeddo #4 Colliery, Luzerne

8/24 John Werkley, driver, 16, single, Highland #2 Colliery, Luzerne

9/11 John Seigle, stable boss, 60, married, Milnesville Colliery, Luzerne

9/29 Patrick McNales, plane runner, 22, single, Jeddo #4 Colliery, Luzerne

10/2 John Bunsco, laborer, 32, single, 32, single, Upper Lehigh stripping, Luzerne

10/25 Donald Gaylor, carpenter, 38, married, no children, Eckley Colliery, Luzerne

10/25 John Saguskey, laborer, 31, married, 1 child, Beaver Meadow stripping, Carbon

10/25 Patrick Gaffney, miner, 45, single, Beaver Brook Colliery, Luzerne

10/6 Lewis Zeo, miner, 28, single, Evans Colliery, Carbon

10/6 John Zeo, laborer, 26, single, Evans Colliery, Carbon

10/8 James Forrest, miner, 48, married, 3 children, Cranberry Colliery, Luzerne

10/8 Zoran Urbano, miner, 38, married, 1 child, Cranberry Colliery, Luzerne

11/16 Stephen Calonski, miner, 38, married, 1 child, Lattimer #2 Stripping, Luzerne

11/20 John B Cannon, miner, 53, married, 7 children, Spring Brook Colliery, Carbon

12/2 John Parrole, outside laborer, 33, married, no children, Derringer Breaker, Luzerne

12/28 Daniel McGrady, foreman, 53, married, no children, Hazle Mines Stripping, Luzerne

The following information was donated by: Ed Langley
1997-2016 Mary Ann Lubinsky for the PAGenWeb Project, and by Individual Contributors