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History of Crows Nest Mine, Bovard (Crows Nest), Hempfield Twp., Westmoreland Co., PA


Description of Crows Nest Mine, Bovard, Westmoreland Co., PA

The Coal Company Store, Crowsnest Mine, Bovard,  Westmoreland Co., PA


John Lopushansky, A Coal Miner of Crows Nest Mine, Bovard, Westmoreland Co., PA


Ed Haynackie, A Coal Miner of Crows Nest Mine, Bovard, Westmoreland Co., PA


Frank Saunders, A Coal Miner of Crows Nest Mine, Bovard, Westmoreland Co., PA


Coal Mines of Westmoreland Co., PA MAIN INDEX
Coal Miners Memorial
Crows Nest Mine,

Bovard
(Crows Nest),
Hempfield Township,
Westmoreland County,
Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that mined the Bituminous Coal seams of the Crows Nest Mine, Bovard (Crows Nest), 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 June 7, 2010

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that Worked
Crows Nest Mine (ca.1910-1944)
Following is a partial list of the coal miners, mine employees and company store employees that worked the Crows Nest Mine, of Keystone Coal & Coke Company, Bovard (Crows Nest), Hempfield Township, Westmoreland Co., PA.    The miners names have been researched and complied from various sources by Raymond A. Washlaski, Historian: newspaper articles, newspaper obits, Pennsylvania Bureau of Mines Reports, town histories,  township histories, and names of miners submitted by various people, etc..  No coal company records of employees exist, or have been found.
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
CROWS NEST MINE
[ A ]
Allen, Harry, Sr.
(Black Miner, Dynamite Shooter, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Altman, C.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Altman, John
(Miner, Carpenter, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Altman, Pearl
(See: Yockman, Andrew;  wife of Andrew Yockman.)
Amatangelo, M.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Angel, J.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Anton, John
(Austrian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 29, married.);
(Injured.  Side bruised, contusion of hand and finger fractured by a fall of coal at the face of a pillar while undermining the coal, in the Crows Nest Mine, Dec. 7, 1916.)
Arnone, James
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1914, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 47, married, 3 children.);
(Killed.  Instantly killed by a fall of coal at the face of a room, in the Crows Nest Mine, May 8, 1914.)
[ B ]
Baer, L.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Bahorick, John
(Austrian Miner, Coal Loader ca.1914, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 27, single.);
(Injured. Head and back injured by fall of slate at the face of room, in the Crows Nest Mine, Oct. 16, 1914.)
Bairnsnack, Raymond
(Miner, ca.1941, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Killed.  Killed in a mining accident, March 3, 1941, in the Crows Nest Mine.)
Baker, Mildred
(See: Sanders, Ross W.;  wife of Ross W. Sanders.)
Baldash, Andy
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown, PA.);
(Killed.  Killed in a mining accident in the Crows Nest Mine.)
Barbery, Frank
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1913, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 47, married.);
(Injured.  Two fingers blown off and face cut.  He exploded three blasting caps in a box by striking a match on same, in the Crows Nest Mine, Aug. 26, 1913.)
Barbish, Julia
(See: Shalkosky, Raymond;  wife of Raymond Shalkosky.)
Barich, Andy
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown, PA.)
Basarra, Mr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Battalino, Domenick
(Miner,  Blacksmith, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Baum, J.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Baur, Cook
(Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Drove the Company Store Delivery Truck.)
Becker, John
(Miner, ca.1912, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Captain of the Crows Nest Mine First Aid Team "A", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
Bell, George A.
(Miner, ca.1922, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Sophia Eckstein Bell.)
Bell, Pete
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Killed. Killed in mining accident, July, 1916, in the Crows Nest Mine.)
Beno, John
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 36, single.);
(Injured.  Leg fractured above the knee by a fall of coal at the face of a coal pillar, in the Crows Nest Mine, June 6, 1916.)
Black, Hugh II
(Miner, Digger, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Black, Hugh III
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Black, Ralph
(Miner, Digger, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Black, Jim Sr.
(Miner, Horse Driver, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Black, Samuel M.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Boehme, Oscar, Sr.
(German Miner, ca.1929, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Martha Henze Boehme.);
(They lived at Donohoe. Oscar Boehme, Sr. died in 1936.)
Boehme, Oscar, Jr.
(German Miner Boy, ca.1933, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 18, single.);
(Killed.  Killed in a mining accident, in the Crows Nest Mine, in ca.1933.);
(Lived at Donohoe.)
Bolash, Andy
(Miner, ca.1926, Crow's Nest Mine, of Keystone Coal & Coke Company, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 26.);
(Killed.  Killed when a mine car jumped the track and struck him, in the Crows Nest Mine, Feb., 1926.  [from the "New Castle News," New Castle, PA, Feb. 19, 1926.].)
Bolha, Anna
(See: Zyvith, Stanley J.;  wife of Stanley J. Zyvith.)
Bolha, Lukac
(Miner, ca.1921, Crows Nest, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Mary Ondus Bolha.)
Bolinovich, Mike
(Horwat Miner, Pick Miner ca.1913, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 50, married, 2 children.);
(Killed.  Instantly killed by a fall of coal at the face of an entry, in the Crows Nest Mine, June 27, 1913.)
Bolivitch, Nick
(Austrian Miner, Machine Runner ca.1913, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 26, single.);
(Injured. Arm fractrued at the face of an entry by a machine bar with which he was attempting to move a mining machine while it was in motion, in the Crows Nest Mine, Nov. 18, 1913.)
Bollinger, J.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Bollinger, William
(Miner, ca.1936, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Killed.  Killed in mining accident, Oct. 30, 1936, in the Crows Nest Mine.)
Bolton, Charles W.
(Miner, Inside Mine Stable Boss, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine.); (Teamster.)
Bork, Heinrich G.
(German Miner, ca.1929 to ca.1941-42, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Bovard, H. F.
(General Superintendent, ca.1912, ca.1916, ca.1917, Keystone Coal & Coke Company, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Bowers, Harry
(Miner, ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Passed his Examination for Fire Boss ca.1916, Certificated issued ca.1916.)
Brandt, Paul
(Miner, Joy Loader Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Britt, Michael
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Britt, Pauline
(Coal Company Nurse, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Brown, Mr.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Bryant, Sam "Crackshot"
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Bucchi, Carlo
(Miner, ca.1926, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Killed.  Killed in mining accident, July 23, 1926, in the Crows Nest Mine.)
Buford, Otis
(Black Miner, Cutting Machine Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Burk, Charles David, Sr. "Tough"
(Miner, Motorman ca.1918, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Cora Shaw Burk.)
Burk, Ken
(Miner, Motorman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Burke, C.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Butcovitch, Charles
(Lithuanian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1913, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 24, single.);
(Injured.  Leg fractured by a fall of slate at the face of a rib, in the Crows Nest Mine, Sept. 5, 1913.)
Butina, Louis
(Miner, Pumper, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Butina, Luke "Luka"
(Miner, ca.1917, ca.1919, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Mary Medunich Butina.)
Butina, Tom
(Employee, Driver, Coal Company Store, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Drove the Coal Company Store Delivery Truck.)
Byres, B.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
[ C ]
Cadsow, John
(Miner, Outside Electric Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Camersean, Andy
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Cannell, Carmen
(Miner, ca.1935 - ca.1941, Crows Nest Mine, Bovard, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Mary Merenda Cannell, 3 children.);
(Injured. Injured when the roof  fell on him, injuring his back and legs, in the Crows Nest Mine, ca.1941. He walked with two canes for the rest of his life. The mine send him to school and he became a watch maker, which was his income for the rest of his life. He was 26 years old when this happened. He lived to be 69.)
Cardella, Alfonse
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown, PA.)
Cardella, Ralph
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown, PA.)
Carter, Doug
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Cassidy, Mr.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Catnese, D.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Cavello, Joseph
(Miner, ca.1929, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Dorothy Mastero Cavello.)
Cerva, John
(Miner, Underground Electric Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Cherry, Craig
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Cindric, Eli
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Anne Cindric.)
Cindric, Katie
(Employee, Coal Company Store, Clerk, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Clerk.)
Cindric, Mary
(Employee, Coal Company Store, Clerk, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Company Store Clerk.)
Cindric, Marco
(Miner, Trackmen, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Clark, James A. "Jim"
(Black Miner, Horse Driver, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Motorman, Crows Nest Mine till 1940's.)
Clancy, Willy
(Black Miner, Tipple Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Clawson, William H.
(Miner, ca.1909, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Jessie Olive Jones Clawson.)
Colbert, Jim
(Black Miner, Horse Driver, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Colicono, Joseph
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1917, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 40, married.);
(Injured. Back and groin severely contused by a fall of slate at the face of a room, in the Crows Nest Mine, July 5, 1917.)
Collier, J.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Collier, Tom
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(UMW of A, Local Mine Committee.)
Connors, Gertie
(Employee, Coal Company Nurse, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Conti, Andy
(Miner, Tipple Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Cutaia [Cutia], Dick
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Cutaia [Cutia], Paul
(Miner, Digger, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Cutaia [Cutia], Tony
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(UMW of A,  Local Mine Committee.)
[ D ]
Davis, E.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Davis, Harrison
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Davis, Kelly
(Miner, Assistant Foreman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Dawson, Jimmy
(Miner, Assistant Foreman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Dean, Ed
(Miner, Horse Driver, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Dean, W.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Decesere, Michael "Mike"
(Miner, Heavy Iron Men, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Maria Decesere.)
Deditch, Frank
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown, PA.)
Deeds, Abe
(Miner, Tipple Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
DeFrank, John
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Della, Bart
(Italian Miner, Company Man ca.1913, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 24, married.);
(Injured.  Foot crushed by mine car.  Outside the Crows Nest Mine, June 5, 1913.)
Della Donna, Bert
(Miner, Tipple Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Della Donna, N.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Della Donna, Mike
(Miner, Tipple Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Assistant Tipple Boss, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Dellavacchia, Carmine
(See: Dellavacchio, Carmen.)
Dellavacchio, Clara
(Employee, Coal Company Store, Clerk, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Company Store Clerk.)
Dellavecchio, Carmen
(Miner, ca.1918, ca.1924, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Frances DeStefano Dellavecchio.);
(See also: Dellavacchia, Carmine.)
Dellavecchio, Laura
(See: Evangelista, Anthony; wife of Anthony Evangelista.)
Delesant, Julian
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1914, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 35, married, 1 child.);
(Killed.  Fatally burned by explosion of gas and dust.  They made a fall in pillar work and then went back to their buckets while the strata settled.  When they returned to the face of the pillar with an open light that they were using, the gas was ignited, in Crows Nest Mine, April 3, 1914.  Delesant died the following day and Massini died 5 days later.)
Demary, Edward
(Italian Miner, Mule Driver ca.1917, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 24, single.);
(Injured. Pelis fractured, and hips and abdomen badly squeezed between a mine car and the narrow side of an entry, in the Crows Nest Mine, Feb. 12, 1917.)
Demi, Ralph
(Miner, Outside Electric Crew Foreman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
DeMonte, David
(Miner, ca.1935, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Killed.  Killed in a mining accident, Nov., 1935, in the Crows Nest Mine.)
DeMonte, Frank
(Miner, ca.1923, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Elizabeth Falo DeMonte.)
DeMonte, L.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
DeMonte, U.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Dent, John
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
DeRoss, Jim
(Miner, Motorman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
DeRoss, Sam
(Miner, Digger, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
DeStefano, Frances
(See: Dellavecchio, Carmen;  wife of Carmen Dellzvecchio.)
Dick, John M.
(Miner, Trackmen, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Miner, ca.1931-34, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Ida L. Walters Dick.)
Dodds, Ray
(Miner, Mine Carpenter, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Dodds, Si
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Dovich, G.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA
Dovich, S.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Drap, John
(Miner, Horse Driver, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Motorman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Dreakford, Daniel "Dan"
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Dupilka, Michael, Sr.
(Miner, Digger ca.1927, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Catherine Leskovich Dupilka.)
Dziedckie, J.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Dziedzickie, John Jacob
(Miner, Cutting Machine Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Frances Lucy Dziedzickie.)
[ E ]
Eckstein, Sophia
(See: Bell, George A.;  wife of George A. Bell.)
Eddins, Clyde
(Black Miner, Horse Driver, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Eddins, J.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Elliott, John
(Miner, Mine Carpenter, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Evangelista, Alfonso [Alphonse]
(Miner, ca.1922, ca.1923, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Killed.  Killed in a mining accident, Feb., 1923, in the Crows Nest Mine.)
Evangelista, Anthony "Tony"
(Miner, ca.1933, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Laura Dellavecchio Evangelista.)
[ F ]
Facciola, John B.
(Miner, ca.1923-1927, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Marianna Laratta Facciola.)
Falo, Elizabeth
(See: DeMonte, Frank;  wife of Frank DeMonte.)
Fasil, Joe
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Fennel, Ira
(Coal Company Store Employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Store Manager.)
Fetters, R.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Fetters, T.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Fleming, Mr.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Fleisher, Newt
(Coal Company Store Employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Drove Company Store Delivery Truck.)
Fontana, Louis
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Louis would ride the trolley from Greensburg to somewhere near Lynch Field, walk to Roseytown, ride down the shaft here and then be transported to Bovard under ground in the mine.)
Franklin, Clarence
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Franklin, Elman
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Franklin, Earnest
(Black Miner, Coal Tipple Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Fredo, Dominick
(Miner, ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Nancy Montagnia Fredo.)
[ G ]
Galvin, Patrick
(American Miner, Mule Driver ca.1913, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 28, married.);
(Injured.  Back and breast injured by a fall of roof on an entry, in the Crows Nest Mine, Nov. 20, 1913.)
(Miner, ca.1917-22, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Bridget Lynch Galvin.)
Galimberti, C.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, UMW of A Local Union President.)
Garlits, George
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown.)
Garlitz, Elaine
(Employee, Coal Company Store Employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Company Store Delivery Truck Driver.)
Garlitz, Harry
(Employee, Coal Company Store Employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Company Store Delivery Truck Driver)
Garlitz, James "Jim"
(Employee, Coal Company Store Employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Coal Company Store Manager, ca.1925-1960.)
Gelovesky, Charles
(Lithuanian Miner, Mule Driver ca.1913, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 24, married.);
(Injured. Leg fractured.  He lost control of a locomotive he was trying to operate and it ran into the face of an entry, in the Crows Nest Mine, Aug. 21, 1913.)
Gerolomo, Mary
(See: Sabato, Carlo;  wife of Carlo Sabato.)
Gettinher, John
(American Miner, Mule Driver ca.1917, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 23, single.);
(Injured. Clavicle separated and four ribs fractured by a loaded mine car on an entry, in the Crows Nest Mine, May 26, 1917.)
Gibson, Dewey
(Miner, Cutter, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Giron, Tillie
(Employee, Clerk, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Coal Company Store Clerk.)
Glancy, John
(Miner, ca.1924, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Pauline Benedick Glancy.)
Goodman, Mr. "Coal Loader"
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Goldly, Mr.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Gower, Clarence "Sam"
(Miner, Hoist Cable Man, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Grabowski, Andrew
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown.)
Gray, W.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Gress, A.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Grower, S.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Grower, Sam
(Miner, ca.1912, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Member of the Crows Nest Mine First Aid Team "A", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
[ H ]
Hall, Art
(Miner, Car Coupler, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Hall, Dorothy
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Company Store Clerk.)
Hall, Louise
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA);
(Coal Company Store Clerk.)
Hardy, Joseph
(Miner, ca.1934, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Mary Slagel Hardy.)
Hare, W.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Harrold, Martha
(See: Myers, Albert, Sr.;  wife of Albert Myers, Sr.)
Harrold, Rocky
(Miner, Underground Electric Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Harrold, W.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Harshell, Robert Earl
(Miner, ca.1921, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Ruth Wolfe Harshell.)
Haskins, Jim
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Hause, Ernest B.
(See: Hawse, Ernest B.)
Hawse, Elmer Elsworth, Sr.
(Miner, Assistant Foreman, Crows Nest Mine.);
(Foreman, Crows Nest Mine.)
Hawse, Ernest B. "Red"
(Miner, Trackmen, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Ernest Hause also worked at the Harmar Mine, Allegheny Co., PA and various only mines.);
(b. Sept. 18, 1912 - d. Aug. 19, 1996.);
(See also: Hause, Ernest B.)
Hawse, Harry
(Miner, Trackmen, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(UMW of A  Local Financial Secretary.)
Haynackie, Aggie
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Coal Company Store Clerk.)
Haynackie, Ed "Eddie"
(Polish Miner, Digger ca.1936, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, left mines in 1942)
Haynackie, Victoria "Honey"
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Clerk, Coal Company Store.)
Haynackie, Walter
(Polish Miner, Digger ca.1918, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Helen Haynackie,10 children.);
(Killed. Killed in Crows Nest Mine by a roof fall, Dec. 17, 1936.)
Hazlett, John
(Miner, ca.1912, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Member of the Crows Nest Mine First Aid Team "A", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
Hazlett, John
(Miner, ca.1919-21, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Mary Shaw Hazlett.)
Hazlitt, Jack
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Henderson, W. E.
(Superintendent, ca.1913, ca.1917, of the Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, for Keystone Coal & Coke Company, Greensburg, PA.)
Henze, Martha
(See: Boehme, Oscar, Sr.; wife of Oscar Boehme, Sr.)
Hoffer, John R.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Hoke, William F.
(Miner, ca.1930, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Henrietta John Hoke.)
Holmes, Mr.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Hood, Mr. "Happy"
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Hordy, Joe
(Miner, Digger, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Howell, Edward Jefferson
(Miner, Assistant Superintendent ca.1912-1927, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married.);
(Employee, Clerk, ca.1917, Keystone Coal & Coke Company.)
Hozlette, Mr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Hrubes, Vincent "Abe" "Weinies"
(Miner, Car Coupler, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Hrubes, Frank
(Miner, Coal Tipple Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Hrubes, Julia A.
(See: Olshefsky, Frank;  wife of Frank Olshefsky.)
Hughes, Frank
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Humphrey, Mr.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Hunter, Dr.
(Doctor, Coal Company Doctor, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, for Keystone Coal & Coke Company.)
Hysong, Charlie
(Miner, Horse Driver, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
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Iannuzzo, Josephine
(See: Scichilone, Santo;  wife of Santo Scichilone.)
Isabella, Alphonse
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Brother of L. Isabella, both brothers were in the same mining accident in the Crows Nest Mine, and died the same day.);
(Killed. Killed in a mining accident, in Crows Nest Mine.)
Isabella, L.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Brother of Alphonse Isabella, both brothers were in the same mining accident in the Crows Nest Mine, and died the same day.);
(Killed.  Fatally injured in a mining accident, in the Crows Nest Mine.  Died on the way to the hospital.)
[ J ]
Jackson, Benjamin
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Jackson, Berman
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Jackson, William "Willy" "Big Bill"
(Black Miner, Dynamite Shooter; Tipple Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Jamicon, Charles
(Italian Miner, Mule Driver ca.1917, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 21, single.);
(Injured. Collar bone fractured.  Caught between a mine car and the narrow side of an entry, in the Crows Nest Mine, May 5, 1917.) 
Jogun, Joe
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(UMW of A Local Mine Committee.)
Jogun, Leonard
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Bertha Kocur Jogun.);
(Scoutmaster Bovard BSA Troop ca.1944.)
Johan, Ernest
(See: John, Ernest.)
John, Ernest William Henry August  
(German Miner, ca.1910, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, worked on Coal Tipple);
(See also: Johan, Ernest.)
John, Ernest "Ernie"
(Miner, Crowsnest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Alberta John.)
John, Henrietta
(See: Hoke, William F.;  wife of William F. Hoke.)
Johns, Leroy
(Miner, Trackman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Johns, William "Bill" Franklin
(Miner, Assistant Tipple Boss, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Clara Johns.)
Johnson, Ernest "Swede"
(Miner, Mine Wagon Haulage Operator, Town Night Watchman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Sarah Johnson.);
(Employee, Company Store employee, Store Delivery Truck Driver.)
Johnson, Sarah
(Employee, Coal Company Store Clerk, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Johnson, Orin
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Johnston, Charles Tate
(Miner, ca.1912, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Myrl South Johnston.)
Jones, Casey
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
[ K ]
Kanoski, John
(See: Kanosky, John.)
Kanoski, Paul
(See also: Kanosky, Paul.)
Kanosky, John
(Miner, Tipple Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown, Hempfield Twp., Westmoreland Co., PA);
(See also: Kanoski, John.)
Kanosky, Paul
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown, Hempfield Twp., Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(See also: Kanoski, Paul.)
Katic, Stella
(See:Muskin, Paul;  wife of Paul Muskin.)
Kelly, Bill
(Miner, Horse Driver, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Kelly, Ed, Jr.
(Miner, Digger, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Kelly, Ed, Sr.
(Miner, Motorman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Vice Prsident UWM of A Local.)
Kempert, James
(Miner, ca.1917, Crowsnest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Catherine Minerovic Kempert.)
Kenyon, James
(Italian MIner, Pick Miner ca.1913, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 25, single.);
(Injured.  Back broken by a fall of slate at the face of an entry cut-through, in the Crows Nest Mine, March 25, 1913.)
Keough, John
(American Miner, Mule Driver ca.1917, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 20, single.);
(Injured. Face and shoulder bruised and collar bone fractured.  Struck by a falling iron cross bar on an entry, in the Crows Nest Mine, Sept. 5, 1917.)
Keough, L.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Keough, Vincent "Vince"
(Miner, Assistant Motorman ca.1917, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 28, married, 4 children);
(Killed.  Killed almost instantly by being caught between the side of an entry and a wrecked trip that he was riding on, March 8, 1917, in the Crows Nest Mine.)
Kettering, L.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Kettering, W.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Kindrick, Henry
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Kistie, Mr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Kistler, Joseph
(Miner, ca.1914, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Elizabeth Painter Kistler.)
Kocur, Bertha
(See: Jogun, Leonard; wife of Leonard Jogun.)
Kocur, Charles "Chubby"  W.
(Miner, Motorman, Check Weighmen, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married.);
(UWM of A Local Recording Secretary);
(UMW of A Local Union President)
Kocur, Frank
(Miner, Check Weighmen, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Kocur, Marie C.
(First Postmaster of Bovard, Westmoreland Co., PA, ca.1943- ca.1971.)
Kocur, Mike
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest, Westmoreland Co., PA);
(Store Delivery Truck)
Koluder, Thomas "Tom"
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Mary Koluder.)
Komperda, Sophia
(See: Suity, Thomas;  wife of Thomas Suity.)
Kopchlar, Frank
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Kopcsak, George
(Hungarian Miner, Cutting Machine Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Mary Kopcsak.)
Kopcsak, Julius J. "Ceasar"
(Miner, Digger, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Son of George Kopcsak.)
Koshinsky, John
(See: Kostyansky, John )
Kostial, Mr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown)
Kostyansky, John
(Miner, ca.1925, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 41, married, wife Sarah Shetler Koshinsky.);
(Killed.  Killed in a roof fall, in the Crows Nest Mine July 13, 1925.);
(See also: Koshinsky, John.)
Kovitch, Mike
(Slavonian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1913, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 37, married.);
(Injured.  Thigh fractured by a fall of coal at the face of a room, in the Crows Nest Mine, Oct. 22, 1913.)
Krause, Frank
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown)
Kurtz, Alve "Rabbits"
(Employee, Coal Company Truck Driver, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Kurtz, Jake
(Miner, Pit Boss, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
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Lacke, Joseph
(Horwat Miner [Croatian Miner], Horse Driver ca.1914, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 25, married.);
(Injured. Body injured between a mine car and a pillar at the entrance of room, in the Crows Nest  Mine, Sept. 19, 1914.)
Ladika, J.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Ladika, P.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Laratta, Marianna
(See: Facciola, John B.;  wife of John B. Facciola.)
Lemon, B.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Leonard, Emerson
(Miner, Trackmen, ca.1931, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Virginia Stoner Leonard.)
Leonard, I.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Leonard, Skinny
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Leonard, V.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Liddy, Clyde
(Miner, ca.1912, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Member of the Crows Nest Mine First Aid Team "A", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
Ligus, Mr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown.)
Lisac, M.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Lisac, T.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Lopushansky, Charles
(Miner, Picking Table ca.1928 at age 14, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married.)
Lopushansky, Nick
(Miner, Coal Digger ca.1920, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Killed. Killed in a mining accident, June 23, 1920, in the Crows Nest Mine.)
Lopushansky, John
(Ukrainian Miner, ca.1930's, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Mary Pollock Lopushansky, 9 children.);
(Injured. Injured by a fall of slate, in the Crows Nest Mine, Nov. 9, 1938, totally disabled.);
(Immigrated to the United States ca.1900.);
(born in Galicia, Austria Hungary,)
(See also: Lopuzansky, John.)
Lopushansky, Stephen "Steve"
(Miner, Pumper ca.1912, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, Mrs. Lopushansky.)
Lopuzansky, John
(See: Lopushansky, John.)
Loughran, J.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Love, Wm. "Big"
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Lucy, Frances
(See: Dziedzickie, John Jacob;  wife of John J. Dziedzickie.)
Ludrofsky, John
(Slovanian Miner, ca.1920's, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife and family living in Czechoslovakia.);
(Killed.  Killed by a fall of coal two weeks after he started work, in the Crows Nest Mine, ca.1920's.);
(Buried in Greensburg Catholic Cemetery.);
(His wife and children were to immigrate to the United States after he got settled in a job, they never immigrated, after his death.)
Ludrofsky, Joseph A.
(Slovanian Miner, ca.1920's, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married.);
(Brother of John Ludrofsky.)
Lukan, Andy
(Miner, Cutting Machine Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Lukon, A.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Luster, G.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Lumberger, James
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Lutz, E.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Lutz, F.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
[ M ]
Machuga, Andy
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown.)
Magoll, Tony
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Mahinske, Pearl
(See: Motlok, John, Sr.;  wife of John Motlok, Sr.)
Maholic, John
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Maline, Mr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown.)
Manageri, Frank
(Employee, Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Employee, Manager of the first Company Store of Keystone Coal & Coke Company, in Crows Nest in company House No.105, Crows Nest, PA.)
Mannella, Joseph
(Miner, Crows Nest, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Pauline Neiter Mannela.)
Marazza, Attilio
(Miner, ca.1930's, Cutting Machine Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Marina Taglioni Marazza, 5 children.);
(UMW of A Local Safety Committee.)
Marshall, W.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Massini, Alfonse
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1914, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 23, single.);
(Killed.  Fatally burned by explosion of gas and dust.  They made a fall in pillar work and then went back to their buckets while the strata settled.  When they returned to the face of the pillar with an open light that they were using, the gas was ignited, in the Crows Nest Mine, April 3, 1914.  Delesant died the following day and Massini died 5 days later.)
Mastero, Dorothy
(See: Cavello, Joseph;  wife of Joseph Cavello.)
Matinsky, Frank
(Hungarian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1914, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 35, married, 1 child.);
(Killed.  Instantly killed by a fall of coal at the face of a pillar, in the Crows Nest Mine, Nov. 30, 1914.)
Mattioli, Dan
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Killed.   Killed in a mining accident, in the Crows Nest Mine.)
May, E.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
McClain, Zion
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married.);
(Died at Age 44.)
McKelvey, Paul G.
(Miner, Blacksmith, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Elsie J. McKelvey.);
(Outside Electric Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
McMillin, Mr. "Butch"
(Employee, Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Butcher Shop Employee.)
Mehalic, John
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Mehalic, Mike
(Miner, Trackman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Mesich, C.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Mesich, Frank
(Miner, Trackman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown.)
Mesich, John
(Miner, Check Weighmen, Crows Nest Min, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Mesich, Mike
(Miner, Surveyor, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown.)
Mesich, Tony
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Metrick, Joe
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Miller, Denver, Sr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Miller, O. C.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Minerovic, Catherine
(See: Kempert, James;  wife of James Kempert.)
Minyon, Jim
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Minyon, Salvatore
(Miner, Tipple crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Carmella Minyon.)
Mitrik, John
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown.)
Moffa, Joe
(Miner, Trackman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Moffa, Mike
(Miner, Tipple Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Monnich, Charles
(Miner, ca.1916, Crows Nest, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Passed his Examination for Assistant Mine Foreman, ca.1916, Certificate issued ca.1916.)
Monnick, Myrtle
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Company Store Clerk.)
Monnick, Walt
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Montagnia, Nancy
(See: Fredo, Dominick;  wife of Dominick Fredo.)
Moore, T.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Morris, Mr.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Motlok, John, Sr.
(Miner, ca.1928, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Pearl Mahinske Motlok.)
Moyar, John
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(This could also be J. Moyer, listed below.);
(See also: Moyer, J.)
Moyer, J.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(This could also be John Moyar, listed above.);
(See also: Moyar, John.)
Murphy, F.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Murphy, Jim
(Miner, Mine Supply House, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Murphy, Micky
(Miner, Asistant Foreman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Muskin, Paul
(Miner, ca.1917, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Stella Katic Muskin.)
Myers, Albert, Sr.
(Miner, ca.1924-27, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Martha Harrold Myers.)
[ N ]
Nagy, Pearl
(See: Salai, Alex;  wife of Alex Salai.)
Narbot, Helen
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Coal Company Store Clerk.)
Nash, Joe
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Nealy, Willy
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Neilson, James
(Miner, ca.1908, Crows Nest Mine, Bovard, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Robina Gilmour Neilson.)
Neilson, Tom "Tommy"
(Miner, Trackman ca.1939, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Killed.  Killed in a mining accident,  June 19, 1939, in the Crows Nest Mine.)
Neiter, Pauline
(See: Mannela, Joseph;  wife of Joseph Mannela.)
Nelson, Doug
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Clerk.)
Nelson, James "Jim"
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Nelson, Shorty
(Miner, Inside Mine Stable Helper, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Nevin, Bill
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Coal Company Store Clerk.)
Newhouse, John
(Miner, Mine Carpenter, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Newhouse John B.
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 39, married.);
(Injured. Two small bones of foot fractured by a fall of slate at the face of a room, in the Crows Nest Mine, Sept. 1, 1916.)
Newton, Oswald
(Miner, Mine Supply House, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
[ O ]
Olshefski, J.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Olshefsky, A.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Olshefsky, Cincy
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Olshefsky, Frank
(Miner, ca.1933, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Julia A. Hrubes Olshefsky.)
Olshefsky, L.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Olshefsky, Joe
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Olfshesky, Catherine
(See: Plonsky, George;  wife of George Plonsky.)
Oplinger, Logan
(Miner, Hoist Cable Man, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Opsitnick, George
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Orwat, Joseph
(Hungarian Miner, Laborer ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 43, married.);
(Injured.  Leg fractured by a fall of slate at face of an entry, in the Crows Nest Mine, March 16, 1916.)
Overdorff, John L.
(Miner, Cutting Machine Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Mary Overdorff)
[ P ]
Painter, Elizabeth
(See: Kistler, Joseph;  wife of Joseph Kistler.)
Painter, Mr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Parfitt, A.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Parfitt, Arthur Sr.
(Miner, Heavy Iron Men, outside Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Parbi, Tony
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1917, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 40, married.);
(Injured.  Foot contused and lacerated by a fall of coal at the face of a room, in the Crows Nest Mine, July 3, 1917.)
Pasick, John
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Patsy, Millie
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 29, married.);
(Injured.  Arm fractured. Struck by a piece of coal that  he was digging down at the face of a room, in the Crows Nest Mine, May 10, 1916.)
Peferna, Martin
(Austrian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1913, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 29, married.);
(Injured.  Arm fracured by a fall of slate at the face of a room, in the Crows Nest Mine, Dec. 20, 1913.)
Pehike, John
(Austrian Miner, Machine Miner ca.1917, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 23, married.);
(Injured.  Two toes taken off by a fall of slate while shoveling coal at the face of a room, in the Crows Nest Mine, Feb. 9, 1917.)
Peiffer, Pete
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Perdue, Mr. "Buck"
(Miner, Mine Sand House Operator, outside Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Pierce, Leslie, Dr.
(Doctor, Coal Company Doctor, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Plachko, Steve
(Miner, Roseytown Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Miner Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown.)
Plate, Mr. "Butch"
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Coal Company Store Butcher.)
Plonsky, George
(Miner, ca.1921, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Catherine Olfshesky Plonsky.)
Pochatko, Martin
(Miner, Car Catcher, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Coal Tipple Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Pochatko, Joe
(Miner, ca.1936, Assistant Foreman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Killed.   Killed in mining accident, Sept. 29, 1936, in Crows Nest Mine.)
Polander, Mr. "Butch"
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Coal Companty Store Butcher.)
Polansky, Frank
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Eva Polansky.)
Pollock, Michael
(Ukrainian Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Polushansky, John
(Employee, Driver, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Company Store Delivery Truck Driver.)
Powell, Steve
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Price, J.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Price, Robert E. "Bob"
(Miner, ca.1916, Crows Nest, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Passed his Examination for Fire Boss ca.1916, Certificate issued ca.1916.);
(Miner, Car Catcher ca.1920, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Mary Ellen Clark Price.);
(Tipple Crew Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Assistant Foreman Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Price, Tom
(Miner, Tipple Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Prisani, Mary
(Employee, Clerk, Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Prisani, N.
(Miner, Cutting Machine Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Purdue, Mr., Sr.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Purdue, Mr. "Buck"
(Black Miner, Mine Sand House Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Pytel, Frank S. Sr.
(Miner, ca.1930's - 1940's, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Mary Pytel.);
(d. ca.1954.)
Pytel, Lud
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)930 to the l940s. He died in l954 from Cancer at the age of 45. His name was Frank S. Pytel.
[ Q ]
[ R ]
Rapach, G.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Rapach, John
(Miner, Digger, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Rapach, Mike Jr.
(Miner, Digger, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Rapach, Mike Sr.
(Miner, Digger, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Ray, Tom
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Rehak, John, Sr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown.);
(Killed.   Killed in a mining accident, in the Crows Nest Mine.)
Rehak, J. Jr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Rhome, Dutch
(Miner, Assistant Cutter, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Ride, Ray
(Employee, Company Store Employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Employee, Company Store Manager.)
Riser, George
(American Miner, Company Man ca.1913, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 42, married.);
(Injured. Leg fractured by a fall of slate on an entry, in the Crows Nest Mine, Jan. 8, 1913.)
Rose, Mary
(See: Shuey, Harry J.;  wife of Harry J. Shuey.)
Ruffner, Robert H.
(Miner, ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Passed his Examination for Fire Boss ca.1916, Certificated issued ca.1916.)
Russell, Billy
(Miner, Mine Supply House, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
[ S ]
Sabiski, Joe
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Sabato [Sabotto], Carlo
(Miner, ca.1926, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Mary Gerolomo Sabato.)
Sabotto, Carlo
(See: Sabato, Carlo.)
Salai, Alex
(Miner, ca.1928, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Pearl Nagy Salai.)
Sanders, Mary
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Company Store Clerk.)
Sanders, Ross W.
(Miner, The First Outside Stable Boss, ca.1912, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Mildred Baker Sanders.)
Sanders, William M.
(Miner, The Second Outside Stable Boss, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Teamster, Company Truck Driver.)
Saunders, Frank
(Miner, Outside Mine Electric Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Helen Saunders.)
Scatell, Albert
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Schultheis, George
(Miner, Pit Boss, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Scichilone, Santo
(Miner, ca.1911, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Josephine Iannuzzo Scichilone.)
Seccia, Nick
(Italian Miner, before ca.1938, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA married, wife Victorine Seccia, 6 children.);
(Moved to Detroit, MI ca.1938 or ca.1939.)
Sedlesky, Stanley
(Polish Miner, Machine Loader ca.1914, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 25, single.);
(Injured, Thigh fractured by fall of coal at the face of a pillar, in the Crows Nest Mine, July 29, 1914.)
Selembo, John
(Miner, Motorman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(UMW of A, Local Safety Committee.)
Senic, John
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown.)
Senic, Michael
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown.)
Shalkosky, Raymond
(Miner, ca.1921, ca.1939, Joy Loader Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Julia Barbish Shalkosky.);
(Killed.  Killed in mining accident , June 17, 1939, in the Crows Nest Mine.)
Shaw, Cora
(See: Burk, Charles David, Sr.;  wife of Charles David Burk, Sr.)
Shaw, J.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Shaw, Mary
(See: Hazlett, John;  wife of John Hazlett.)
Shaw, Mel
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Coal Company Store Delivery Truck Driver.)
Shaw, Slim
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Shetler, Richard P.
(Miner, Trip Runner ca.1913, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 21, single.);
Killed. Killed by mine cars.  He signalled the engineer to lower a trip of four empty mine cars and the attempted to jump on the front mine car, but slipped and fell, and part of the trip ran over him.  Outside the Crow Nest Mine, Jan. 30, 1913.)
(Killed.   Killed instantly, he was thrown off a trip of loaded slate wagons outside the mine at Crows Nest, Thursday and instantly killed. No witness to the accident could be found but it is believed that Shetler fell off the slate wagon and that the trip of three mine cars, passed over him, outside the Crows Nest Mine);
(b. ca.1891 - d. Jan. 30, 1913.);
(Richard P. Shetler is buried at Union Cemetery at Fox Hill, near Roseytown, Hempfield Twp.)
Shetler, Sarah
(See: Koshinsky, John;  wife of John Koshinsky.)
Shields, Ben
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Shields, J.
(Miner, Mine Carpenter, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Shields, Sam
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Shondelmeyer, Mr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Shuey, Harry J.
(Miner, ca.1936, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Mary Rose Shuey.)
Sickenberger, Mr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Sidehammer, A.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Simeone, Sullivan
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Sirelli, Michael
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1917, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 42, married, 5 children.);
(Killed.  Fatally injured by a fall of slate at the face of a pillar while loading a mine car.  The slate fell from a slip that coul dnot be seen, in the Crows Nest Mine, Aug. 4, 1917.)
Sisley, G.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Skatell, Albert
(Miner, ca.1929, Crows Nest Mine, married, wife Mary Skatell.)
Skatell, T.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Slagel, Mary
(See: Hardy, Joseph;  wife of Joseph Hardy.)
Sledge, Ben
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Sledge, Tydus
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Smith, Burrel
(Miner, ca.1912, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Member of the Crows Nest Mine First Aid Team "A", ca.1912.  [from the "Greensburg Daily Tribune," Greensburg, PA, June 22, 1912.].)
Smith, George
(Miner, Pumper, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Smolarek, Charles John
(Miner, ca.1912 ?, Crowsnest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married.);
(Killed.  Killed in a mining accident, in the Crowsnest Mine, sometime between ca.1912 and ca.1922.)
Snyder, Jim
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Coal Company Store Delivery Truck Driver.)
Snyder, John
(Miner, Inside Mine Stable Boss, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Soich, Tom
(Miner, Digger, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Sopko, A.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Sopko, John
(Miner, Joy Loader Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Sophie Sopko.)
Sopko, Martin
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Company Store Delivery Truck Driver.)
South, Clarence
(American Miner Boy, Mule Driver ca.1913, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 19, single.);
(Injured.  Foot fractured by mine cars on an entry, in the Crows Nest Mine, April 30, 1913.)
Spallone, Katie Moffa
(Employee, Coal Company Nurse Assistent, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Sperber, Ed
(Miner, Tipple crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Sperber, Ralph
(Miner, Tipple Crew, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Sphon, Albert
(Miner, Joy Loader Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Sphon, Elmer "Mitch"
(Miner, Cutting Machine Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Winifred Sphon.)
Sphon, Henry "Red"
(Miner, Joy Loader Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Sphon, M.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Sphon, Nick
(Miner, Joy Loader Operator, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Stanick, Stan
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Stannick, John
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Josephine Stannick.)
Stauffer, Bert
(American Miner, Machine Man ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 36, married.);
(Injured. Face and breast slightly punctured.  Struck by flying coal from a blast while wlaking into a room, in the Crows Nest Mine, July 11, 1916.)
Stauffer, Jim
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(UMW of A Local Union President)
Sterren, Matt
(Austrian Miner, Mule Driver ca.1917, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 28, single.);
(Injured.  Pelvis fractured by being caught between a derailed mine car and the narrow side of an entry, in the Crows Nest Mine, Dec. 17, 1917.)
Stevens, John L.
(Miner, ca.1910, ca.1939, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Stipanovich, Nellie
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Clerk, Company Store.)
Stipanovich, Peter
(Miner, Motorman ca.1921, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Elizabeth Stipanovich.)
Stolic, George "Butch"
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Coal Company Store Butcher.)
Stolic, John
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Stolic, M.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Stoner, Virginia
(See: Leonard, Emerson;  wife of Emerson Leonard.)
Stout, E.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Strama, Frank
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown.)
Strba, J.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Suity, Thomas
(Miner, ca.1909, Crownsnest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Sophia Komperda Suity.)
Summa, Tony
(See: Zuma, Tony.)
Svetic, Alfonso
(Austrian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 55, married.);
(Injured.  Foot bruised by a fall of slate at the room face while mining coal, in the Crows Nest Mine, Jan. 19, 1916.)
Swartz, M.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Swartz, William, Jr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roaeytown.)
Swartz, William, Sr.
(Miner, Pumper, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown.)
[ T ]
Taglioni, Marina
(See: Marazza, Attilio;  wife of Attilio Marazza.)
Tarle, Nicholas M.
(Miner, ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Tate, Charles
(Miner, ca.1912, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Myrl South Johnson Tate.)
Tate, H.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Taylor, A.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Teritina, Samuel
(Italian Miner, Machine Miner ca.1917, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 39, married.);
(Injured.  Leg fractured above the ankle by a fall of slate while digging down coal at the face of a room, in the Crows Nest Mine, Feb. 2, 1917.)
Thomas, John
(Serbian Miner, ca.1923,  ca.1926, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Minnie Smargie Thomas.);
(See also: Tomasovich, John.)
Thomas, Mike
(Miner, Digger, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Thomas, P.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Thomas, W.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Tomasovich, John
(See: Thomas, John.)
[ U ]
Ugorcovich, John
(Miner, ca.1914, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Prosecuted for Violation of the Mining Laws ca.Oct.1914:  John Ugorcovich, miner, Crows Nest Mine, Keystone Coal & Coke Co. Charge: Passing permanent danger signal at entrance of mine, before the mine had been examined by a fire boss and reported safe for the night shift to enter.  Sentence, on plea of guilty, costs and fine of $5.00.)
Underwood, Charles
(Black Miner, ca.1936,  Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Killed. Killed in a mining accident, Oct. 20, 1936, in the Crows Nest Mine.)
Undine, Samuel
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1913, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 30, single.);
(Injured.  Leg fractured by a fall of coal at the face of entry stumps, in the Crows Nest Mine, Aug. 1, 1913.)
[ V ]
Vallozzi, James
(Miner, ca.1919, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Madelina Colonna Vallozzi, 8 children)
[ W ]
Wakefield, Pete
(Miner, ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Killed. Killed in mining accident, March, 1916, in the Crows Nest Mine.)
Walls, Clarence
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Walls,  Mr.,  Sr.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Waugaman, Bill
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Coal Company Store Delivery Truck Driver.)
Welsh, John "Jack"
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Superintendent, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Wentling, Joseph D.
(Superintendent, ca.1912, of the Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, for Keystone Coal & Coke Company, Greensburg, PA.)
Wesnick, Mike
(Russian Miner, Pick Miner, ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 42, married.);
(Injured.  Fibula fractured and ankle deslocated by a fall of slate at the face of a room, in the Crows Nest Mine, Feb. 24, 1916.)
White, Mr.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Wigfield, Harry
(American Miner, Pick Miner ca.1916, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, Age 22, single.);
(Killed.  Instantly killed by a fall of roof on a pillar, in the Crows Nest Mine, May 10, 1916.)
Wilt, Sally
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Coal Company Store Clerk)
Wisneski, Joseph Frank
(Polish Miner, Machine Runner ca.1917, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Born near Warsaw, Poland, but listed it as Russia, on his WWI draft Registration.)
Witt, D.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Wolfe, Clarence
(Miner, Slate Dump Larry Motorman, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Wolfe, Ruth
(See: Harshell, Robert Earl;  wife of Robert Earl Harshell.)
[ X ]
[ Y ]
Yarborough, B.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Yarborough, F.
(Black Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Yawor, Thomas
(Miner, ca.1914, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Prosecuted for Violation of the Mining Laws ca.Oct.,1914:  Thomas Yawor, miner, Crows Nest Mine, Keystone Coal & Coke Co. Charge: Passing permanent danger signal at entrance of mine, before the mine had been examined by a fire boss and reported safe for the night shift to enter.  Sentence, on plea of guilty, costs and fine of $5.00)
Yencho, John
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Yockman, Andrew "Andy"
(Miner, Tipple Crew ca.1920, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA, married, wife Pearl Altman Yockman.);
(Tipple Crew Boss, Crows Nest Mine)
Yockman, Ann
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Company Store Clerk)
Yorko, Ann
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Company Store Clerk)
Yurko, Michael
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown}
[ Z ]
Zackshefsky, Mr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Zedek, Mr.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.};
(Lived in Roseytown)
Zuma, Tony
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Lived in Roseytown);
(See also: Summa, Tony.)
Zyvith, Blanche
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Clerk, Crows Nest Mine)
Zyvith, Eddie
(Employee, Coal Company Store employee, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.);
(Company Store Delivery Truck Driver)
Zyvith, M.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Zyvith, Walter A.
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA.)
Zyvith, Stanley J. "Yack"
(Miner, Crows Nest Mine, Westmoreland Co., PA., married, wife Anna Bolha Zyvith.)

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(Most of the data on the Miners and mine workers at Crows Nest Mine, Bovard, Hempfield Township, Westmoreland Co., PA, is courtesy of the book: "Bovard 75th Anniversary, 1910-1985", Bovard 75th Anniversary Committee Book, and Charles "Chubby" Kocur.  Plus the many contributions of data from relatives of coal miners that worked in the Crows Nest Mine.
The names of the Crows Nest Mine miners that lived in Roseytown, contributed by Chuck Lopushansky, Stel Ware, & Anne Carney Metrick.)
Tipples Boys of Crows Nest Mine
Tipple Boys of Crows Nest Mine
Some boys and men that worked at the picking tables , picking out the slate from the coal, in the coal tipple, Crows Nest Mine, Hempfield Twp.
Standing: Si Dodds, Ed Sperber, Jim Nelson, John DeFrank, Mike Della Donna, Sullivan Simeone, Chubby Kocur, John Pasick, unknown, unkown.
Sitting: Ralph Sperber, Painter, Andy Yochman, Salvatore Minyon, Clancy, Andy Conti, Andy Camereean, Bert Della Donna.

(Photo courtesy of Charles "Chubby" W. Kocur and The Bovard 75th Anniversary Committee, Bovard, Pa.)

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