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Coal Miners Memorial
Polley Mine,

Lindsey,
Jefferson County,
Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

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

Compiled & Edited by
Raymond A. Washlaski

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

Updated Jan. 14, 2010

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that Worked the
Polley Mine


Following is a partial list of the miners, mine employees and company store employees that worked the Polley Mine, Lindsey, Jefferson 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
POLLEY MINE
[ A ]
Allenbaugh, George
(Miner, ca.1900, Polley Mine, Lindsey, Jefferson Co., PA.)
Allenbaugh, Lewis
(Miner, ca.1902, Polley Mine, Lindsey, Jefferson Co., PA.)
[ B ]
Baker, Steve
(Miner, ca.1900, Polley Mines, Jefferson Co., PA.)
Bianco, Salvatore
(Italian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1904, Polley Mine, Jefferson Co., PA, Age 26, single.);
(Injured.  Leg broken by a fall of slate, in the Polley Mine, Feb. 12, 1904.)
Beyers, John
(Miner, ca.1900, Polley Mine, Lindsey, Jefferson Co., PA, married.)
Brown, George O.
(Miner, ca.1901, Polley Mine, Lindsay, Jefferson Co., PA, Age 34.);
(Killed.  Killed in a mining accident, Jan. 6, 1901.)
Bush, Jonathan
(Miner, ca.1901, Polley Mine, Lindsay, Jefferson Co. PA, Age 34.);
(Died Sept. 26, 1901.  Interred
Bustio, Joe
(Miner, ca.1902, Polley Mine, Lindsay, Jefferson Co., PA, married.)
[ C ]
Carl, J. Stanley
(Miner, Polley Mine, Lindsay, Jefferson Co., PA.);
(Died Aug. 10, 1900.  Interred at Lindsay Catholic Cemetery.)
[ D ]
[ E ]
[ F ]
[ G ]
Ganley, Joseph
(Superintendent, ca.1904, ca.1905, of the Polley Mine, Jefferson Co., PA, for C. H. Polley & Company, Buffalo, N.Y.)
[ H ]
[ I ]
[ J ]
[ K ]
[ L ]
[ M ]
[ N ]
[ O ]
[ P ]
Polley, C. H.
(General Superintendent, ca.1904, ca.1905, C. H. Polley & Company, Buffalo, N.Y., Polley Mine, Jefferson Co., PA.)
[ Q ]
[ R ]
Randall, Daniel
(English Miner, ca.1906, Polley Mine, Lindsey, Jefferson Co., PA, Age 70.)
Redding, McKee
(Miner, ca.1907, Polley Mine, Lindsey, Jefferson Co., PA, married, wife Anna B. Redding.)
Redding, William
(Miner, ca.1901, Polley Mine, Lindsey, Jefferson Co., PA, Age 66.)
[ S ]
[ T ]
Turnbull, George M.
(Miner, ca.1904, Lindsey Mines, Jefferson Co., PA.);
(Passed his examination for Mine Foreman, Second Grade, ca.1904.  Received his Certificate ca.1904.)
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