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Coal Mines and Coal Miners Deaths

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Re: Coal Mines and Coal Miners Deaths

Posted: 1357528932000
Classification: Query
Surnames: PANTALEO / PANDELENO
I checked the mining accident records that I have for WV, PA, KY and OH and I found nothing for Guiseppe Pantaleo.. However, he maybe did not die in a mining accident. This is an unusual name and they probably butchered the surname, but I would assume that the first name got spelled correctly in the death records, but even it could be spelled Gusippe, Guseppi, Guissippi, Guesseppi, Gussppi, Guisseppe. I would recommend that you try to locate him or his survivors in the census, so that you have a county to work with.

Perhaps you can find help on these web sites:

Census records can be searched on-line for free through Heritage Quest. This research tool is available through most major libraries if you have a library card with them. The link can usually be found under the library’s web page usually under the category “Research Resources or Tools - Databases”.

http://www.linkpendium.com/

https://beta.familysearch.org/ “LDS Family Search” If you place your browser on the name on the left, more information comes up. Their search includes census records.

http://www.findagrave.com/

http://www.deathindexes.com/

http://search.ancestry.com/search/

http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx “West Virginia Death Records”

http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/ “West Virginia Vital Records”

From Jerry,
http://www.genealogy.com/users/s/h/e/Jerry-Sherard/ “Mining Accidents U.S., Canada, New Zealand and Australia”

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