Search billions of records on Ancestry.com

Mine buggy - Virtual Museum of Coal mining in Western Pennsylvania
Virtual Museum of Coal Mining in Western Pennsylvania

Digital Coal Research Library
The 20th Century Society of Western Pennsylvania
Links to:
Coal Mines of Allegheny Co., PA MAIN INDEX
Coal Mines of Fayette Co., PA MAIN INDEX
Coal Mines of Indiana Co., PA MAIN INDEX
Coal Mines of Washington Co., PA MAIN INDEX
Coal Mines of Westmoreland Co., PA MAIN INDEX
Links to More Local History Web Sites
In Association with Amazon.com Check here for books
on coal mining
Coal Miners Memorial
Piney Fork Mine,

Peters Creek,
Allegheny County,
Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

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

Compiled & Edited by
Raymond A. Washlaski

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

Updated March 15, 2009

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that Worked the
Piney Fork Mine


Following is a partial list of the miners, coke workers, mine employees and company store employees that worked the Piney Fork Mine, Peters Creek, 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.
Can you add additional Coal Miner's names to this Coal Miners Memorial Honor Roll? e-mail   "The Old Miner" Editor
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.

Help preserve our coal mining heritage, Please donate any mine records, maps or copies of them, pictures, mine memorabilia, books on mining, or tax deductable monetary donations to:
The Coal & Coke Heritage Center, Penn State University Fayette Campus,
PA Rt. 119, P.O. Box 519, Uniontown, PA 15401

COAL MINERS MEMORIAL
PINEY FORK MINE
[ A ]
[ B ]
Braznell, C. W.
(General Superintendent, ca.1916, Peters Creek Gas Coal Company, Piney Fork Mine.)
Braznell, R. A.
(Superintendent, ca.1916, Piney Fork Mine, for Peters Creek Gas Coal Company.)
[ C ]
[ D ]
[ E ]
[ F ]
[ G ]
[ H ]
[ I ]
[ J ]
[ K ]
[ L ]
[ M ]
[ N ]

[ O ]
[ P ]
[ Q ]
[ R ]
[ S ]
[ T ]
[ U ]
[ V ]
[ W ]
[ X ]
[ Y ]
[ Z ]
Search this web sites total data base!
Enter a Miner's name, Coal Mine name, or Coal Company Name.
powered by FreeFind

To Select another Index
to Allegheny County, PA
Coal Mines
Click on the Larry cars
Select another Index to Allegheny County, PA Mines


or
Go to Top of Page

Select another Index to Coal Mines of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Local History Sites
Links to other coal mining sites
Reference Sources for Southwestern Pennsylvania Coal Mines The New Message Boards have not worked, Use our guestbook for questions Have information to add on Allegheny County Coal Mines?
E-Mail the Editor
View the
"Old Miner's"
Guestbook
Let the Old Miner know you've been here.
Sign the
"Old Miner's"
Guestbook
Guestbook by GuestWorld

FastCounter by LinkExchange
Mercers, an Undertakers Business - Web Productions If you have additional information or pictures on the Coal Mines of Allegheny County, PA
Contact: Ray Washlaski, Editor

Copyright 2009, All rights reserved, by Raymond A. Washlaski, Ryan P. Washlaski & The 20th Century Society of Western Pennsylvania.
Web site Design by "Mercers, an Undertakers" Web Design Company