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History of the Carbon Mine & Coke Works, Carbon, Hempfield Twp., Westmoreland Co. PA


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Coal Miners Memorial
Carbon Mine &
Coke Works,

Carbon,
Hempfield Township,
Westmoreland County,
Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that mined the Bituminous Coal seams of the Carbon Mine, Carbon, Hempfield Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Compiled & Edited by
Raymond A. Washlaski

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

Updated March 18, 2010

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that Worked the
Carbon Mine & Coke Works


Following is a partial list of the miners, coke workers, mine employees and company store employees that worked the Carbon Mine & Coke Works, Carbon, Hempfield Twp., Westmoreland Co., PA.    The miners names have been researched and complied from various sources by Raymond A. Washlaski, Historian: newspapers articles, newspaper obits, Pennsylvania Bureau of Mines Reports, township histories, and names of 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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COAL MINERS MEMORIAL
CARBON MINE & COKE WORKS
[ A ]
Anderson, C. B.
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1906, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 34, married);
(Injured. Ankle and knee sprained by a fall of slate, in the Carbon Mine, Nov.16, 1906)
Armacrete, Lorenzo
(Miner, ca.1909, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Prosecuted for Violations of the Mining Laws:  April, 1909, Peter Pala, Angelo Bendeno and Lorenzo Armacrete passed a permanent danger signal in the Carbon Mine of the Keystone Coal & Coke Company.  Two of them were arrested, they plead guilty and were fined $5.00 each and costs.  The other one is a fugitive.)
Armdael, Thomas
(English Miner, Pick Miner ca.1907, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 34, single);
(Injured. Leg fractured by fall of slate in room, in the Carbon Mine, July 23, 1907)
[ B ]
Bailey, J. B.
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1898, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 42, married.);
(Injured.  Small bone of ankle broken by a fall of coal, in the Carbon Mine, Oct. 17, 1898.)
Bendeno, Angelo
(Miner, ca.1909, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Prosecuted for Violations of the Mining Laws:  April, 1909, Peter Pala, Angelo Bendeno and Lorenzo Armacrete passed a permanent danger signal in the Carbon Mine of the Keystone Coal & Coke Company.  Two of them were arrested, they plead guilty and were fined $5.00 each and costs.  The other one is a fugitive.)
Berdini, Angelo
(Italian Miner Boy, Coal Loader ca.1906, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 18, single);
(Injured. Leg broken by fall of slate, in the Carbon Mine, Aug. 24, 1906.)
Bilanich, Michael
(Austrian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1910, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 45, married, 6 children.);
(Killed.   Killed by fall of slate at face of room, in the Carbon Mine, Oct. 3, 1910.)
Bolton, Charles W.
(Miner, Stable Boss, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Teamster, Carbon Mine.)
Bovard, H. F.
(General Superintendent, ca.1912, ca.1916, Keystone Coal & Coke Company, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Brannen, Mark
(American Miner, Coal Loader ca.1907, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 21, single.);
(Injured. Leg broken by falling slate.  While removing slate from above the coal he made a mis-step and could not avoid the falling slate, in the Carbon Mine, Sept. 20, 1907.)
[ C ]
Caseretto, Ernest
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1908, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 27, single);
(Injured. Foot crushed, necessitating amputation, caused by fall of slate at face of room, in the Carbon Mine, June 29, 1908)
Cordis, Antonia
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1907, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 39, married);
(Injured. Leg broken by riding the bumpers of a mine car while taking it into a room on a three per cent grade, in the Carbon Mine, Feb.19, 1907)
[ D ]
Davis, Cyrus
(American Miner Boy, Car Coupler ca.1909, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 16, single);
(Injured. Foot crushed, necessitating the amputation of three toes.  Caught between mine cars at bottom of slope, in the Carbon Mine, Jan. 6, 1909)
Deemer, Charles
(Miner, ca.1912, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Member of the Carbon Mine First Aid Team "A", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
Deemer, John
(Miner, ca.1912, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Member of the Carbon Mine First Aid Team "A", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
Delegate, Jim
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1911, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA. [from "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, April 11, 1911.].)
Duncan, John A.
(American Miner Boy, Coal Laborer ca.1907, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 16, single);
(Killed.  Fatally injured by coal elevator machinery, Feb. 19, 1907. He was oiling the gear and sprocket wheels when he slipped and fell and his clothes became entangled in shaft of the machinery. Outside the Carbon Mine.)
[ E ]
Errickson, Otto
(Swedish Miner, Pick Miner ca.1906, Carbon Min, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 40, married.);
(Injured. Leg broken in two places by fall of slate in the Carbon Mine, June 14, 1906.)
Eyring, John
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1898, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 27, married.);
(Injured.  Leg broken by a fall of coal & slate, in the Carbon Mine, June 15, 1898.)
[ F ]
Fidelman, Joseph
(Miner, ca.1912, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Member of the Carbon Mine First Aid Team "A", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
Frezzi, Angelo
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1906, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 23, single.);
(Injured.  Back & Hip injured by a fall of slate, in the Carbon Mine, Aug.12, 1906.)
Fritchman, G. F.
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1901, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 37, single.);
(Injured.  Leg broken by a fall of coal, in the Carbon Mine, Oct. 9, 1901.)
[ G ]
Giovanni, Archille
(Italian Miner, Coal Loader ca.1913, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 30, single.);
(Injured.  Body bruised by a fall of slate at the face of a room, in the Carbon Mine, March 21, 1913.)
Guiacoma, Quitico
(Italian Miner Boy, Coal Loader ca.1907, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 18, single.);
(Killed.  Killed instantly by a fall of slate while loading a mine car, in the Carbon Mine, Feb 28, 1907. The slate was examined shortly before it fell and was found to be solid and firm.)
[ H ]
Halburg, August
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1892, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 28, married.);
(Injured. Back injured by a fall of slate, in the Carbon Mine, Sept. 2, 1892.)
Halstead, Frank
(Miner, ca.1927, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Margaret Campbell Halstead.)
Harman, A. D.
(General Superintendent, ca.1900, ca.1901, Carbon Coal Company, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
(General Superintendent, ca.1904, ca.1909, Keystone Coal & Coke Company, Greensburg, PA, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Hayden, George
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1902, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 55, married.);
(Injured. Back broken by a fall of slate, in the Carbon Mine, Jan. 29, 1902.)
Hayden, George
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1903, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 34, married.);
(Injured.  Ankle broken by a fall of slate, in the Carbon Mine, Feb. 24, 1903.);
(This could possibly by the son of George Hayden listed above.)
Henchel, William
(German Miner, Pick Miner ca.1913, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 49, married.);
(Killed. Fatally injured by a fall of roof at the face of a pillar while making a fall, in the Carbon Mine, July 3, 1913.)
Henry, Hiren
(American Miner, Company Employee ca.1906, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 21, single);
(Injured. Leg broken. Caught between mine cars. Outside the Carbon Mine, May 10, 1906)
Holberg, August
(Swedish Miner, ca.1892, Carbon Coal Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 35, married, children.);
(Injured.  Badly injured Sept. 2, 1892, in the Carbon Coal Mine, by a fall of slate.  [from "The Connellsville Courier," Connellsville, PA, Sept. 9, 1892.]. )
[ I ]
[ J ]
Jenkins, Daniel
(American Miner, Mine Trip Runner ca.1906, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 22, married);
(Injured.  Three ribs broken and shoulder dislocated, run over by coal cars, in the Carbon Mine, Jan.5, 1906)
Jenkins, Daniel
(American Miner Boy, Mine Trip Runner ca.1906, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 19, single);
(Injured. Arm broken.  Caught between a mine car and coal pillar, in the Carbon Mine, April 20, 1906)
Jenkins, Wm.
(Miner, ca.1912, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Member of the Carbon Mine First Aid Team "A", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
Johnson, John P.
(Swedish Miner, Pick Miner ca.1906, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 45, single);
(Injured. Jaw bones broken and injured by a blast, in the Carbon Mine, July 18, 1906)
[ K ]
Kaylor, Charles
(American Miner Boy, Coal Loader ca.1906, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 18, single);
(Injured. Back and legs injured by fall of slate, in the Carbon Mine, Aug. 22, 1906)
Kaylor, John
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1904, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 63, married);
(Injured. Jaw, collar and ankle bone broken by fall of slate, in the Carbon Mine, June 14, 1904)
Kaylor, John J.
(Miner, ca.1912, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Captain of the Carbon Mine First Aid Team "B", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
Kaylor, Joseph L.
(American Miner, Mule Driver ca.1910, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 31, married);
(Injured. Leg broken.  Caught between mine car and face of room, in the Carbon Mine, April 19, 1910.)
Kimball, F. I.
(See: Kimball, Frank I.)
Kimball, Frank I.
(Superintendent, ca.1889, ca.1892, of the Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, for Carbon Coal Company.);
(See also: Kimball, F. I.)
Koslosky, Albert
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1911, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA. [from "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, April 11, 1911.].)
Krafty, John
(Slavonian Miner, Coke Drawer ca.1916, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 62, married.);
(Injured.  Compound fracture of the leg above the ankle.  Caught between two coke wagons while pushing one of the wagons, on coke yard.  Outside the Carbon Mine, March 9, 1916.)
Kurtz, Fred
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1911, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA. [from "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, April 11, 1911.].)
[ L ]
Leffler, Charles
(American Miner Boy, Mule Driver ca.1900, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 18, single.);
(Injured.  Arm crushed, necessitating amputation;  run over by mine cars, in the Carbon Mine, Dec. 14, 1900.)
Liewellyn, John
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1907, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 48, married, 4 children);
(Killed.  Fatally injured by fall of slate, in the Carbon Mine,  May 20, 1907. Having been warned that the slate was dangerous, he proceeded to get a post to place under the slate. While doing this the slate fell, crushing him.)
[ M ]
Marmon, Charles
(English Miner, Pick Miner ca.1908, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 45, married);
(Injured. Face, breast and arms badly burned by premature blast in room neck.  He ignited the squib too far from the point, causing the charge to explode at once, in the Carbon Mine, Oct. 2, 1908)
Matson, John
(Finnish Miner, Pick Miner ca.1909, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 38, married);
(Injured. Leg broken by fall of slate in pillar work, in the Carbon Mine, Sept. 9, 1909)
McKay, John
(French Miner, Pick Miner ca.1908, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 44, married);
(Injured. Foot crushed, necessitating amputation, by a fall of slate at the face of an entry, in the Carbon Mine, Sept. 14, 1908)
Meyers, Jacob
(American Miner, Laborer ca.1907, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 53, married);
(Injured. Leg broken and ankle sprained by an elevator making a reversible movement while making repairs. Outside Carbon Mine, Feb.15, 1907)
Michellete, Petro
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1908, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 49, married);
(Injured. Leg fractured by a fall of slate in an entry, while taking the slate down, in the Carbon Mine, Nov. 28, 1908)
Morgan, Bert
(American Miner, Mule Driver ca.1913, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 32, married.);
(Injured.  Body injured by being kicked bya mule that he was breaking in on entry, in the Carbon Mine, Feb. 3, 1913.)
[ N ]
Newhouse, John
(American Miner, Company Employee ca.1906, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 50, married);
(Injured. Foot crushed in belt wheel of engine, at the Carbon Mine, Aug. 14, 1906)
[ O ]
Orissnger, Benj.
(Miner, ca.1912, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Member of the Carbon Mine First Aid Team "B", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
Oshosky, John
(Slavonian Miner, Company Man ca.1913, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 45, married.);
(Injured. Toes injured by a fall of coal at the face of a pillar, in the Carbon Mine, Sept. 20, 1913.)
[ P ]
Pala, Peter
(Miner, ca.1909, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Prosecuted for Violations of the Mining Laws:  April, 1909, Peter Pala, Angelo Bendeno and Lorenzo Armacrete passed a permanent danger signal in the Carbon Mine of the Keystone Coal & Coke Company.  Two of them were arrested, they plead guilty and were fined $5.00 each and costs.  The other one is a fugitive.)
Patterson, Trogger
(American Miner, Mule Driver ca.1908, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 25, married.);
(Injured. Leg fractured.  Knocked down by mine car.  He was running in front of his mule and forgot to turn a switch, in the Carbon Mine, March 26, 1908.)
Peterson, Julius J.
(Danish Miner, Mule Driver ca.1904, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 26, married, 3 children);
(Killed.   Fatally injured by being caught between a mine car and a mule, in the Carbon Mine, May 10, 1904)
Pratt, John I.
(Miner, Foreman ca.1887-1889, Mining Boss ca.1889, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
(He was also a foreman at the Hostetter Mine ca.1889-1892, before moving to Cambria County)
Prior, Anthony
(Miner, ca.1903, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Martha Orengio Prior.)
Pritchart, Porter
(Miner, Trip Rider ca.1898, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 26, married.);
(Injured.  Collar bone and two ribs broken by being caught between mine wagons while coupling them, in the Carbon Mine, Jan. 3, 1898.)
[ Q ]
[ R ]
Riffle, Simon
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1901, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 28, married.);
(Injured.  Leg broken, caught between mine cars, in the Carbon Mine, March 19, 1910.)
Rodowich, Philip
(Horwat Miner [Croatian Miner], Pick Miner ca.1912, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 24, married, 2 children.);
(Killed.  Instantly killed by a fall of roof while assisting ot make a fall at the face of a pillar, in the Carbon Mine, Jan. 30, 1912.)
Rohrbaugh, Oscar
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1909, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 22, single);
(Injured. Leg broken and body cut by fall of slate at face of room, in the Carbon Mine, Jan. 25, 1909)
Rolinsky, Frank
(Austrian Miner, Mule Driver ca.1907, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 21, single.);
(Injured. Foot bruised by being caught between loaded mine cars in entry, in the Carbon Mine, Sept. 18, 1907.)
[ S ]
Sarver, Hiram
(German Miner, Pick Miner ca.1906, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 58, married, 1 child);
(Killed.   Killed by fall of slate, in the Carbon Mine, March 3, 1906.);
(March 3, 1906, Hiram Sarver, German Miner, was instantly killed by a fall of slate in No. 6 room off No. 9 butt entry, dip workings, in the Carbon Mine.  An inquest was held and the verdict was that he came to his death by a fall of slate due to his own negligence.)
Sauhlity, Jacob
(German Miner, Pick Miner ca.1903,  Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 30, single.);
(Killed.   Killed by fall of slate in No. 13 entry, in the Carbon Mine, Feb.7,1903, while engaged at work.)
Sepko, Valentine
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1906, Carbon, Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 40, single.);
(Injured. Arm broken by a fall of slate, in the Carbon Mine, April 4, 1906)
Severn, Frank
(Granish Miner, Pick Miner ca.1910, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 26, single);
(Killed.  Fatally injured by a fall of slate at face of a pillar, in the Carbon Mine, Oct. 7, 1910)
Sherbondy, G. S.
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1909, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 26, married);
(Injured. Hip fractured by a fall of coal at face of a room, in the Carbon Mine, Dec. 16, 1909.)
Sherbondy, Stewart
(Miner, ca.1912, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Member of the Carbon Mine First Aid Team "B", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
Simpson, Wm. P.
(Miner Boy, Trip Rider ca.1898, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 18.);
(Injured.  Leg injured by being run over by a mine wagon, necessitating amputation of leg, in the Carbon Mine, July 1, 1898.)
Sindich, Joe
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1911, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA. [from "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, April 11, 1911.].)
Singer, Wm. M.
(Superintendent, ca.1898, of the Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, for Carbon Coal & Coke Company.)
Skukon, John
(Horwat Miner, Pick Miner ca.1914, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 32, married.);
(Injured, leg broken and back injured by a fall of roof at face of entry stumps, in the Carbon Mine, Aug. 12, 1914.)
Smaliey, Paul
(Miner, ca.1912, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Member of the Carbon Mine First Aid Team "B", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
Smalley, Lawrence
(American Miner Boy, Trip Runner ca.1913, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 19, single.);
(Injured.  Foot injured between a locomotive and a mine car on a side track, in the Carbon Mine, Dec. 8, 1913.)
Smeltzer, Walter
(Miner, ca.1912, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Member of the Carbon Mine First Aid Team "B", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
Sonnneg, Mr.
(Swedish Miner, ca.1898, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married.);
(Father of Neils Sonneg, who was killed in the Carbon Mine.)
Sonneg, Neils
(Miner Boy, Miner Boy ca.1898, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 14.);
(Of Swedish parentage.);
(Killed.  Instantly killed by a fall of slate, in the Carbon Mine, June 28, 1898. He was at work with his father at the time.)
Sonnegg, Wm. N.
(Swedish Miner, Mule Driver ca.1900, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 29, married.);
(Injured.  Leg broken by displacement of mine rails, in the Carbon Mine, May 17, 1900.)
Sperber, Robert
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1904, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 40, married.);
(Leg broken and back injured by a fall of coal, in the Carbon Mine, July 16, 1904.)
[ T ]
Taylor, John S.
(Miner, ca.1912, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Captain of the Carbon Mine First Aid Team "A", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
Taylor, Thomas
(Miner, Mule Driver ca.1892, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 23, single.);
(Injured. Arm broken by being caught between the mine wagon and the rib, in the Carbon Mine, Mau 6, 1892.)
Thomas, Wm.
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1911, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA. [from "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, April 11, 1911.].)
True, William J.
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1908, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 50, married.);
(Injured. Leg broken.  Struck by road post in a room, in the Carbon Mine, Dec. 17, 1908.)
[ U ]
[ V ]
Venelli, Jacob
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1907, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 38, married.);
(Injured. Leg broken by a fall of slate in a room, in the Carbon Mine, Nov. 4, 1907.)
[ W ]
Watson, John J.
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1909, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 33, married, 9 children.);
(Killed.  Fatally injured by fall of roof at face of pillar, in the Carbon Mine, Apr.12, 1909.)
Weightman, Joseph
(Miner, Mining Boss ca.1892, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Miner, Mine Foreman ca.1898, Carbon Slope Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.) 
Welty, Henry
(Superintendent, ca.1912, ca.1913, ca.1916, of the Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, for Keystone Coal & Coke Company, Greensburg, PA.)
Wentling, Joseph D.
(Superintendent, ca.1900, ca.1901, of the Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, for Carbon Coal Company, Greensburg, PA.)
(Superintendent, ca.1904, ca.1905, ca.1909, ca.1910, of the Carbon Mine & Seaboard Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, for Keystone Coal & Coke Company, Greensburg, PA.)
Weyburg, Charles
(Swedish Miner, Pick Miner ca.1902, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 30, single.);
(Injured. Leg broken; caught between mine car and post, in the Carbon Mine, Aug. 11, 1902.)
Witherhold, Lewis
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1898, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 35, married.);
(Injured.  Arm broken by a fall of roof coal, in the Carbon Mine, Oct. 12, 1898.)
Workige, John
(Horwat Miner, Pick Miner ca.1913, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 34, married.);
(Injured.  Thumb and finger injured by premature explosion of a cap, in the Carbon Mine, Jan. 23, 1913.)
[ X ]
[ Y ]
[ Z ]
Zabinsky, John
(Polish Miner, Pick Miner ca.1914, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 29, married, 2 children.);
(Killed.  Instantly killed by fall of roof while taking out posts preparatory to making a fall in entry stumps, in the Carbon Mine, May 15, 1914.)
Zintner, Andy
(American Miner, Mule Driver ca.1907, Carbon Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 42, married.);
(Injured. Collar bone broken by being caught between an empty mine car and coal pillar of an entry, in the Carbon Mine, July 12, 1907.)

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