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Coal Miners Memorial
Enterprise Mine,

Allegheny County,
Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

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

Compiled & Edited by
Raymond A. Washlaski

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

Updated Dec. 18, 2009

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that Worked the
Enterprise Mine


Following is a partial list of the miners, mine employees and company store employees that worked the Enterprise Mine, 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
ENTERPRISE  MINE
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Elliott, John
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1886, Enterprise Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 50.);
(Injured.  Foot hurt by a fall of slate, in the Enterprise Mine, Sept. 3, 1886.)
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Hartley, B. M.
(Superintendent, ca.1898, of the Enterprise Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, for Hartley & Marshall Company.)
Hartley, Roger
(Superintendent, ca.1892, of the Enterprise Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, for Hartley & Marshall Company.)
Hindman, John
(American Miner, Mule Driver ca.1900, Enterprise Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 30, single.);
(Injured.  Foot and leg injured;  his foot was caught in a frog at a room parting and the mine car struck him, in the Enterprise Mine, Jan. 25, 1900.)
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Langan, John
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1898, Enterprise Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 54, married.);
(Injured.  Ankle crushed by a fall of slate, in the Enterprise Mine, Dec. 28, 1898.  Necessitating amputation of the foot.)
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Murray, Patrick
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1898, Enterprise Mine, Allegheny Co, PA, Age 41, married, 3 children.);
(Killed.  Killed by a fall of slate in his room, in the Enterprise Mine, May 5, 1898.)
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Paoletski, Michael
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1898, Enterprise Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 30, single.);
(Killed.  Fatally injured by a fall of slate in his room, in the Enterprise Mine, Jan. 20, 1898.)
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Smith, George
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1898, Enterprise Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 25, married.);
(Injured.  Leg broken by a fall of slate, in the Enterprise Mine, Sept. 1, 1898.)
Stobie, John
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1886, Enterprise Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 20, single.);
(Injured.  Hurt by a fall of slate, in the Enterprise Mine, July 8, 1886.)
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Wertmeir, William
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1892, Enterprise Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 42.);
(Injured.  Thigh broken by a fall of slate, in the Enterprise Mine, June 22, 1892.)
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