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Coal Miners Memorial
Duquesne Mine
(Mucklerat Mine),

Swissvale,
Edgewood Park P.O.,
Allegheny County,
Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that mined the Bituminous Coal seams of the Duquesne Mine, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Compiled & Edited by
Raymond A. Washlaski

Raymond A. Washlaski, Historian, Editor,
Ryan P. Washlaski, Technical Editor,

Updated July 14, 2010

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that Worked the
Duquesne Mine (Mucklerat Mine)


Following is a partial list of the miners, mine employees and company store employees that worked the Duquesne Mine (Mucklerat Mine), Swissvale, Edgewood Park P.O., Allegheny Co., PA.   The coal miners names have been researched and complied from various sources by Raymond A. Washlaski, Historian: newspaper obits, newspaper articles, Pennsylvania Bureau of Mines Reports, township histories, and names of coal miners submitted by various people, etc..
The Nationalities listed for various miners, are taken directly from "Report of the Department of Mines of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA" as reported for the various years.  Those listed as American, could be either native born or naturalized citizens.
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Since 1870, Pennsylvania's Annual Report on Mining Activities has recorded 51,483 deaths from mining accidents-- 31,113 deaths in anthracite mines and 20,370 deaths in bituminous mines.

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COAL MINERS MEMORIAL
DUQUESNE MINE (MUCKLERAT MINE)
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Campbell, William
(Miner Boy, Trapper Boy ca.1892, Duquesne Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 14, single.);
(Injured.  Severely injured on the head by being caught between two mine wagons, in the Duquesne Mine, Sept. 23, 1892.)
Clark, Wm.
(Scotch Miner Boy, Pick Miner ca.1901, Duquesne Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 17, single.);
(Injured.  Bruised about the body by a fall of coal, in the Duquesne Mine, Jan. 30, 1901.)
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Dixon, Wm. L.
(Superintendent ca.1889, of the Duquesne Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, for Corey Coal Company.);
(Superintendent, ca.1898, Duquesne Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, for Corey Coal Company.);
(See also: Dixson, W. L. )
Dixson, W. L.
(See: Dixon, Wm. L.)
Dunning, Hugh
(General Superintendent, ca.1904, ca.1905, ca.1906, ca.1909, New York & Cleveland Gas Coal Company, Wilkinsburg, PA, Duquesne Mine, Allegheny Co., PA.)
(Superintendent, ca.1909, of the Duquesne Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, for New York & Cleveland Gas Coal Company.)
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Fisher, John
(American Miner Boy, Ventilating Furnace Man ca.1905, Duquesne Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 18, single.);
(Killed.  Fatally injured by being run over by a mine locomotive and mine cars.  He was lying asleep on the main haulage road in front of the furnace, and did not hear the locomotive coming.  The mine locomotive came along and ran over his body, in the Duquesne Mine, June 8, 1905.)
Fisher, William
(English Miner, Pick Miner ca.1903, Duquesne Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 22, single.);
(Injured.  Thigh injured by a fall of slate, in the Duquesne Mine, June 4, 1903.)
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Green, H.
(Superintendent, ca.1904, of the Duquesne Mine (Mucklerat Mine), Allegheny Co., PA, for New York & Cleveland Gas Coal Company, Wilkinsburg, PA.);
(See also: Green, R.;  Green, Roland.)

Green, John (Irish Miner, ca.1884-1900, Duquesne Mine (Mucklerat Mine), Allegheny Co., PA.);(Family history says that John Green was killed in the Mucklerat Mine.);(See also: Greene, John) 
Green, R.
(Superintendent, ca.1901, ca.1905, of the Duquesne Mine (Mucklerat Mine), Allegheny Co., PA, for New York & Cleveland Gas Coal Company.);
(See also: Greene, H.;  Green, Roland.)
Green, Roland
(Irish Miner, Superintendent, ca.1906, Duquesne Mine (Mucklerat Mine), Allegheny Co., PA, for New York & Cleveland Gas Coal Company, Wilkinsburg, PA.);
(See also: Green, H.;  Green, R.)
Greene, John
(See: Green, John.)
Greene, R.
(See: Green, R.;  Green, Roland.)
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James, Mark
(Miner, Mine Foreman ca.1898, Duquesne Drift Mine, Allegheny Co., PA.)
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Kennedy, John J.
(Miner Boy, ca.1890, Mucklerat Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 14.);
(Injured.  Injured in a mining accident in the Mucklerat Mine, had his arm amputated.);
(Family folklore has it, supposedly, the coal company sent him to Duff's Iron City Business College and made him a foreman.);
(John J. Kennedy also worked at the Delmont Mine, c.1910 to 1915, as a foreman.)
Kennedy, William J.
(Miner, ca.1890 -1905, Mucklerat Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, married.);
(William Kennedy also worked at the Delmont Mine ca.1914 - 1917, as a Check Weigh Man.);
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Mase, Antony
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1905, Duquesne Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 27, single.);
(Injured.  Back injured by a fall of slate, in the Duquesne Mine, May 16, 1905.)
McGoldrick, Bernard
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1904, Duquesne Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 26, single.);
(Injured.  Leg broken by a fall of slate, in the Duquesne Mine, Jan. 18, 1904.)
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Parton, A. J.
(English Miner Boy, Trapper Boy ca.1905, Duquesne Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 15, single.);
(Injured.  Squeezed between mine cars while coupling them, in the Duquesne Mine, Jan. 4, 1905.)
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Schluederberg, G. W.
(General Superintendent, ca.1901, for New York & Cleveland Gas Coal Company, Duquesne Mine, Allegheny Co., PA.)
Schrock, Mathiew
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1904, Duquesne Mine, Age 26, single.);
(Injured.  Hip dislocated by a fall of slate, in the Duquesne Mine, Aug. 4, 1904.)
Simkish, Mike
(Austrian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1904, Duquesne Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 31, married.);
(Injured.  Hip dislocated by a fall of slate, in the Duquesne Mine, April 22, 1904.)
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Yug, Anton
(Slavonian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1905, Duquesne Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 25, single.);
(Killed.  Fatally injured by a fall of slate while taking down the slate, in the Duquesne Mine, Aug. 30, 1905.)
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