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Coal Miners Memorial
Guiler Mine,

Allegheny County,
Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

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

Compiled & Edited by
Raymond A. Washlaski

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

Updated Sept. 29, 2009

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that Worked the
Guiler Mine

Following is a partial list of the miners, coke workers, mine employees and company store employees that worked the Guiler 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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Bartkoslo, John
(Slavonian Miner, ca.1907, Guiler Mine, Age 35, married.);
(Injurted.  Head and face cut and bruised by a fal of coal at the face of a room while undermining, in the Guiler Mine, Sept. 21, 1907.)
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Coe, Henry L.
(General Superintendent, ca.1905, Guiler Gas Coal Company, Guiler Mine.)
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Ferguson, Chris
(English Miner, Pick Miner ca.1905, Guiler Mine, Age 22, married.);
(Injured.  Toe broken.  Caught between mine car and glob, in the Guiler Mine, Jan. 5, 1905.)
Francro, John H.
(Slavonian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1905, Guiler Mine, Age 29, single.);
(Injured. Head and face cut  by a piece of falling slate, in the Guiler Mine, May 29, 1905.)
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Kinsey, Samuel
(Superintendent, ca.1909, of the Guiler Mine, for Smithdale Coal Company.)
Krepps, S. G. , Jr.
(Superintendent, ca.1905, of the Guiler Mine, for Guiler Gas Coal Company.)
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