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Coal Miners Memorial
Arden No. 1 Mine,

Arden,
Chartiers Twp.,
Washington,
Washington County,
Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that mined the Bituminous Coal seams of the Arden No. 1 Mine, Washington County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Compiled & Edited by
Raymond A. Washlaski

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

Updated Sept. 15, 2010

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that Worked the
Arden No. 1 Mine


Following is a partial list of the miners, mine employees and company store employees that worked the Arden No. 1 Mine, Arden, Washington 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
ARDEN NO. 1 MINE
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Dixon, W. L.
(General Superintendent, ca.1905, Pittsburg & Meadow Lands Coal Company.)
Downey, Timothy
(Miner, Motorman ca.1910, Arden No. 1 Mine, Washington Co., PA, Age 37.)
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Mack, Matthew
(Miner, Hoisting Engineer ca.1910, Arden No. 1 Mine, Washington Co., PA, Age 32, married ca.1919, wife Florence McIntyre Mack.)
McIntyre, Archibald
(Miner, Mine Boss ca.1910, Arden No. 1 Mine, Washington Co., PA, Age 40, married, wife Lucy McIntyre.);
(born in Scotland ca.1866 -d.1919.);
(Archibald McIntye and his wife Lucy ran a boarding house in Arden, PA.);
(Archibald died in ca.1919 at the age of 53 in Hendersonville, Washington County, PA, buried at the Chartiers Cemetery, Carnegie, Allegheny County, PA.)
Millek, John
(Slavonian Miner, Pick Miner ca.1904, Arden No. 1 Mine, Washington Co., PA, Age 28, single.);
(Killed.  Killed by a fall of slate.  He was standing under an edge of slate while his partner was driving a wedge over the slate to break it down.  The slate fell and struck Millek, in the Arden No. 1 Mine, Jan. 28, 1904.)
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Randolph, Jacob Paul
(See: Rynduch, Jacob Paul.)
Renduch, Jacob Paul
(See: Rynduch, Jacob Paul.)
Romanick, Paul
(Slavonian Miner Boy, Pick Miner ca.1905, Arden No. 1 Mine, Washington Co., PA, Age 19, single.);
(Injured.  Back and body severely injured by a fall of slate, in the Arden No. 1 Mine, Jan. 4, 1905.)
Rynduch, Jacob Paul
(Austrian Miner, Electrician ca.1918 +, Arden No. 1 Mine, Washington Co., PA, married, Valeria Houskie Shultz Rynduch, step children.);
(Marriage to Valeria Houskie Shultz: 12 Aug 1909, Washington, Washington, PA, USA);
(Jacob Rynduch also worked at the Marianna Mines and the Meadow Lands Mine, Washington Co., PA.);
(b. Aug. 18, 1886 at Baczkow, Bachnio, Galicia, Austria - d. Feb. 22, 1954 at Arden Downs, Washington, PA);
(See also: Renduch, Jacob Paul;  Randolph, Jacob Paul.)
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Tarr, B. F.
(Superintendent, ca.1905, of the Arden No. 1 Mine, Washington Co., PA, for Pittsburg & Meadow Lands Coal Company.)
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West, Ellsworth
(Miner, ca.1911, Arden Mines, Washington Co., PA, Age abt. 42.);
(Died.  Died July 6, 1911. Interred at Monongahela Cemetery.  [from the Bebout & Yohe Funeral Home records.].)
Wilkinson, Harry
(Miner, Arden Mines, Washington Co., PA.  [from the Bebout & Yohe Funeral Home records.].)
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