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Coal Miners Memorial
Fredericktown Mine,

Fredericktown,
Washington County,
Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

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

Compiled & Edited by
Raymond A. Washlaski

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

Updated Jan. 9, 2010

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that Worked the
Fredericktown Mine


Following is a partial list of the miners, mine employees and company store employees that worked the Fredericktown Mine, Fredericktown, 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
FREDERICKTOWN MINE
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Bonnell, John
(Miner, Pick Miner ca.1896, Fredericktown Mine, Brownsville Coal Company, Washington Co., PA.);
(Injured.  Injured, fractured leg, from a fall of slate, in the Fredericktown Mine, Nov. 14, 1896.  [from the "Connellsville Courier," Connellsville, PA, Nov. 20, 1896.].)
Brockman, Martin M.
(Miner, ca.1916, Fredericktown, Washington Co., PA.);
(Passed his Examination for Fire Boss ca.1916.  Certificate issued ca.1916.)
Butler, Charles
(Superintendent, ca.1913, ca.1917, of the Fredericktown Mine, Washington Co., PA, for Fredericktown Coal & Coke Company.);
(General Superintendent, ca.1916,  ca.1917, Fredericktown Coal & Coke Company, Fredericktown Mine, Washington Co., PA.)
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Daugherty, Edward
(Scotch Miner, Machine Miner ca.1916, Fredericktown Mine, Washington Co., PA, Age 35, married.);
(Injured.  Finger fractured by a mine car at the face of a room on the haulage road, in the Fredericktown Mine, Dec. 30, 1916.)
Dayner, Joseph
(American Miner, Mule Driver ca.1917, Fredericktown Mine, Washington Co., PA, 28, single.);
(Injured. Arm broken and body bruised by mine cars on the haulage road, in the Fredericktown Mine, June 4, 1917.);
(Son of August Denner, who worked in the Clyde Mine, Washington Co., PA.)
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Fisher, Chris G.
(Miner, ca.1916, Fredericktown, Washington Co., PA.);
(Passed his Examination for Assistant Mine Foreman, ca.1916.  Certificate issued ca.1916.)
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Haley, Patrick
(Miner, ca.1916, Fredericktown, Washington Co., PA.);
(Passed his Examination for Assistant Mine Foreman, ca.1916.  Certificate issued ca.1916.)
Hamilton, W. B.
(American Miner, Machine Miner ca.1917, Fredericktown Mine, Washington Co., PA, Age 48, single.);
(Killed.  Fatally injured by a fall of roof at the face of a pillar, in the Fredericktown Mine, Sept. 22, 1917.  Died shortly afterwards.)
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Noogisnkig, Casper
(Slav. Miner, Pick Miner ca.1897, Frederick Coal Company Mine, Fredericksburg, Washington Co., PA, Age 40, married.);
(Injured.  Injured by a fall of slate.  Crushed chest, compound fracture of the right leg and collar bone broken, in the Fredericktown Mine, Sept. 22, 1897.  [from the "Connellsville Courier," Connellsville, PA, Sept. 24, 1897.].)
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Tumulty, Michael
(Miner, ca.1916, Fredericktown, Washington Co., PA.);
(Passed his Examination for Mine Foreman, First Grade, ca.1916.  Certificate issued ca.1916.)
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Wilkins, Earl
(American Miner, Runner ca.1917, Fredericktown Mine, Washington Co., PA, Age 23, married, 1 child.);
(Killed.  Fatally injured by mine cars on the haulage road, in the Fredericktown Mine, Aug. 28, 1917.  Died a few hours later.)
Wilson, Samuel
(Swedish Miner, Machine Miner ca.1917, Fredericktown Mine, Washington Co., PA, Age 39, single.);
(Killed.  Fatally injured by a pot hole falling out of the roof along the roadway in a room, in the Fredericktown Mine, Dec. 28, 1917. Died the following day.)
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