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History of Lackawanna County
by Thomas F Murphy

 

Cities

Scranton     Carbondale

Boroughs

Archbald
Blakely
Clarks Summit
    & Green

Dalton
Dickson City
Dunmore
    Elmhurst
Glenburn
Gouldsboro
Jermyn
La Plume
Mayfield
Moosic
Moscow
    Old Forge
Olyphant
Taylor
Throop
Vandling
Waverly
Winton

Townships

The Abingtons
Benton
Clifton
Covington
Fell
    Greenfield
Lackawanna
Jefferson
Madison
Newton
    Ransom
Roaring Brook
Scott
Springbrook
Thornhurst

Religions

Jewish     Catholic

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Index of Biographical Sketches

Acker, F H
Acker,* Warren T
Ackey, Preston H
Adair,* Arja
Adams,* Harry J
Albertson,* Harry W, MD
Alexander, A H
Alexander, T L, MD
Arigoni,* James
Arnold, S W
Ash, Owen B
Atherton, Dudley R
Atherton,* Fred B
Baker, Alfred M
Barbour, Ray
Barrett, Jerome K
Barrett, M J
Barrett, Patrick A
Bartecchi, Ferdinand A, MD
Bates,* John M
Beagle, John W
Beck, Arthur D
Belin,* Henry, Jr
Bell,* Grant L
Belmore, H C
Benjamin, Frank P
Benore, George J
Bentley,* James K, MD
Berge,* W H, MD
Berger, Frank
Bevan, Samuel H
Bianca, Joseph Jr
Biesecker, Ira W
Binder, Paul B
Birchard, Horace D, Dr
Bisignani, Gene M
Blackman,* John Hughes
Blair, James Jr
Blaniar, Andrew
Bliss,* Sydney R
Blocksidge, W G
Bloes,* W S
Bly, Leon
Bochinski, Joseph J
Boies, David
Boland, Christopher G Jr
Boland, P J, Rev
Boland, Patrick J
Boland, S W, MD
Boland,* Christopher G
Boland,* William P
Bonner, John
Bosak, Michael
Bosak,* Edward A
Bourke, Richard J
Bradbury,* Charles E
Bradley,* John E
Brennan, P M
Brennan, Vincent A
Brink, Floyd E
Brittain, George M
Brooks, George G
Brooks, John H
Brown, Gus N
Brown, John J
Bruning, William C
Buchanan, R H
Buckley, William F
Buckley,* John F
Budenbach, William F, Dr
Bunnell, Watson B
Bunnell,* Willard M
Burgerhoff, Andrew
Burgerhoff, Charles
Burke, Michael
Burke,* Francis X T
Burschel, Victor
Bushko, John J
Butcher, Harvey J
Butler, Henry J
Butler,* Philo W
Buza, Bolace
Cairns, William L
Calpin, Patrick F, Hon
Campbell, John H
Campbell,* Duncan T
Cappellini,* Renaldo
Cardamon, A M
Carey, Homer D
Carr, Joseph A, Dr
Cary, Matthew J
Casey, Cyril A
Casey, Eugene D
Casey,* Andrew J
Casey,* Patrick J
Castles, Samuel J
Cavanagh,* Charles J
Caviston, Patrick F
Cawley,* William
Cerra, Angelo
Chappell, C G
Chappell,* William
Chase, Arthur A
Chase,* R Allan
Chipak,* Samuel H
Chisholm, W T
Chittenden, Edward A
Clark, Ann Calista
Clark, George A, MD
Clark, H F
Clifford, P A
Close,* A W
Coar, Stanley, F
Cobley, William H
Coglizer, Robert G
Cohen, A B
Coleman, Edward J
Coleman, Jilson J
Collins, Henry E
Collins,* Timothy H
Comeford, Michael B
Comeford, Michael E
Comegys, Cornelius B
Comegys,* Cornelius
Conarton, J L, MD
Conklin, Leander H
Connell, Frank H
Connolly, Philip C
Conrad, Harold
Conrad, Joseph F
Conrad, Otto R
Conway, W H, MD
Cool, L D
Cooney, James L
Corbin, W M
Corcoran, Thomas J
Corcoran, William J, MD
Costello, Michael J
Coughlin,* Frank H
Cowdry, N H
Coyle, Herbert J, DDS
Coyne, M L
Coyne, Mary
Crane, James J
Crossman,* A W
Crotti, William A, Rev
Cummings, Maurice
Cunningham, J C
Curry, William M
Curtin, Eugene A, MD
Dale, Everett E
D'Andrea, Canio L
Danque, M P, DDS
Dartt,* Henry H
Davies, Wm Rowland, MD
Davis David F
Davis, Arthur E, MD
Davis, Arthur G
Davis, David G
Davis, Edward H
Davis, Gomer C
Davis, Joel
Davis, John C
Davis, John D
Davis, Lester F
Davis, S Aug
Davis, Stanley J
Davis, W H
Davis, W J L, MD
Davis, William H
De Witt, G M, Dr
De Witt, Osee Dan
Deantonio, Emilio, MD
Demmy, Christian C, Jr
Dempsey, P J
Dempsey, Patrick B
Demuth, John J
Derby, Fred K, Hon
Detwiler, Harry E
Deubler, Roland O
Devers, William G
Dickert, F J
Dickson, James P
Dietz, John A
Dimock, E R
Dimock, George H
Diskin, Patrick J
Dlugos, Andrew, Rev
Doherty, Frank J
Doherty, James T
Dolph, Stanley E
Donahoe, Thomas A
Donnelly, I J, Dr
Donnelly,* M C
Dooley, W J
Doud, Harold
Downing, Andrew H
Drouin, W G, MD
Druck, Jacob L
Dunham, Henry M
Dunleavy, Vincent J
Durkan, P F, Prof
Durkan,* John F, Hon
Dzwonchyk, Paul M
Eagen, Francis P
Early,* John P
Eckert,* Walter S
Edgar, Mark K
Ehrhardt, Leon
Eisele, Edward
Ellis, George W
Ely, E C
Evans, Hugh J
Fabretti, Fred C
Falck, E W
Farley, Andrew E
Farr, John R, Hon
Farrell, William P
Favini, John J
Fellows, John H, Hon
Fetridge, Robert H
Figliomeni, Joseph R
Finneran, MB, Dr
Finnerty, William J, MD
Fish, John B, Maj
Fish,* Robert M
Fister, H Ray
Fitzgerald, Francis E
Fitzgerald, William J
Fitzsimmons, John
Flemming, James T
Flesher, J H, DDS
Flesher, John
Flood, N J
Flynn, Robert J, MD
Foote, Richard F
Forster, William F
Fox, Frank J, Dr
Francis, Thomas
Friedman, Samuel
Friend,* Harry J
Fuchs / Fox, George D
Fuller, Arthur E
Fuller, Mortimer B
Gaffeny, Frank J, Fr
Gallagher, T G, Dr
Gates, Lowell M, MD
Gelbert, Charles S, MD
Gelder, J Norman
Giaconi, Elizabeth H
Gibbons, L P, MD
Gibbons, William F
Gibbs, Raymond, B
Gilhool, Timothy J
Gilligan, James R
Gillner, H D
Gilroy,* Frank A
Golden, Barnett, Dr
Golden, Bernard F
Goodall, R A, Dr
Goodes, Arthur B
Grabowski, Sidney
Graziano, Jacob B
Gregory, Ralph A
Greiner, John Jr
Griebel, Ernest
Grier,* Thomas
Griffin, Howard E
Griggs, Charles W
Gruber, B S
Gulick, Donald
Gunster, Henry J
Gunster, Joseph F
Gunster,* Frederick W, Hon
Gunter, Frederick
Gutheinz, Alfred
Gutheinz, Charles H
Gwynne,* Harold
Haak, George E
Haarmeyer, R F
Hall,* Joseph William
Hallstead, William F, II
Ham, MAtt
Hamilton, F B, DDS
Hanahue, Thomas F
Harmon, Charles W
Hartzell, Frederick V
Hawke, S M
Healey, Edward J, Hon
Healey, William A, Rev
Heebner,* MacDonald
Helriegel, Florence J
Hendrick, M A
Hepburn, Charles M
Hetkowski, Walter
Hicks, Benjamin B
Higgins, Gerald P
Higgins, Patrick F
Higham, H R
Hines, John A
Hinton,* John D
Hiznay,* A S
Hoban, M F
Hoban, Michael J, Rt Rev
Hoban, T Linus
Hobbs, Alfred F, Hon
Holcombe, E M
Holford, William L
Holland, Daniel
Holland, Edward J, MD
Holmes, John F, Rev
Horan, Patrick J
Horger, Ulrich P, MD
Houser, John W, MD
Howard, Henry H
Howell, John W
Hower, George F
Howley,* Michael T
Hrisko, Hon George A
Hubbard, R J
Huester, William P
Huester,* Fred J
Hufnagel,* J George
Hughes, John D
Hughes, John G
Hughes, John Grover
Hughes, Patrick F
Hunt, Alfred T
Jackson,* Charles R H
Jadwin, Robert A
James J D
James, Richard V
Jeffrey, Joseph
Jehu, Nathan
Jenerotti, Peter
Jenkins, David
Jenkins, David J, Dr
Jenkins, Z D
Jennings, Charles F
Jennings, Frank L
Jennings, Joseph P
Jennings,* William P
Jensen, William A
Jermyn, Edmund B
Jermyn, George B
Jermyn, John
Jermyn,* Edmund B, Jr
Jermyn,* Rollo G
Jermyn,* Rollo G, II
Jermyn,* William S
Johnson, T R
Johnston, John A
Johnston, Noble R
Jones, David L
Jones, David R
Jones, Edgar A
Jones, Ellis
Jones, Louis H
Jones, Thomas J
Jones, Walter H
Jones,* C Pinkney
Jordan, John H
Jordan, Thomas M, Rev
Joyce, Thomas P
Judge, Edward A
Kabatchnick, Myer
Kaczmarek, Walter W
Kane, Frank A
Kaplan, Edward E
Kays, George D
Kealey,* William P, Rev 2
Kearney,* John J
Keller, Luther
Kelley, W A
Kelley,* John A, MD
Kelly, Edward J
Kelly, Edward L
Kelly, John M
    Kelly, John P
Kelly, John P
Kelly, John P, Hon
Kelly, Joseph T
Kelly, Leo F
Kelly, Michael
Kelly,* Ellsworth
Kelly,* John
Kelly,* Paul A, Rev
Kennedy,* Martin Paul
Kennedy,* Thomas F
Kennedy,* William P, DDS
Kennedy,* William P, MD
Kenouski, Alphonse C F
Kerber, Herman M
Kieler, J R, MD
Kilcullen, Patrick E
Kinback, Albert E
Kinback, J H
Kinsley, Harry R
Kirst, Frank J
Kirst,* Charles
Kleeman, Oscar
Knedler, John W, MD
Knight, M S
Koehler,* Robert P
Kolb, Harry A
Kramer,* Walter Burr
Krantz, J Joseph
Kreitner, Alfred A
Lally, James F
Lally, John F
Lally,* James H
Landis, William B
Lang, F L
Langan, H P, DDS
Langan, Josie
Langan, Martin J
Langan, P F
Langan, P F
Lansing, D T
Larkin,* Madison F
Latzo,* Peter
Lavelle, James P
Lavelle,* Patrick E, Rev
Lawler, M F
Lawrence,* Allan K
Leonard, Thomas F
Leskawa, M C
Leventhal,* Abrham (sic)
Levy, Anna L, MD
Levy, J Julius
Levy, Leon Michel
Levy, Saul, BS DDS
Lewis, Edmund B
Lewis,* James D, Dr
Lewis,* William R
Lidstone, Fred W
Lindsay, William T
Linen,* James A
Linen,* James A, Jr
Ling, J I
Lippert, Walter C
Lister, Alfred C
Little, Richard, II
Little,* Charles Berge
Little,* Richard, Sr
Lloyd, David
Loftus, James F
Loftus, John T, Hon
Loftus, Thomas W
Loftus, Walter E, Dr
Loveland, Joseph E
Lowry,* Milton W
Lowry,* Wells J, MD
Lynch, Frank M
Lynch, William M, MD
Lynch,* Bart J
Lynett,* Edward J
Lynott, Matthew J
Lynott, W J
Lyons, J W, MD
MacFadyen, John A
Mackie, Matthew D, III
MacMillan, Malcolm
Malaun, M E, Dr
Manley, J Francis, DDS
Manness, Charles F
Mansuy, F P, DDS
Marsh,* Leslie A
Martin, T P, MD
Martin,* Michael J
Mathews, E K
Mathews, S J
Mattes, Philip V
Maxey, Geo W, Judge
Maxey, Paul H
Mayne, John A
Mazaleski, Stanley C, MD
McAndrew, John
McClintock,* Thomas B
McClosky, J L
McCorick, J Rossa
McCulloch,* William W
McDonald, James W
McDonald, Thomas
McDonough, Martin
McGee, Thomas F
McGinnis, B F
McGinty, P J
McGrath, Henry C
McGurl, J H
McHale, William D
McHale,* Mary Jane
McHugh, Michael J
McLaughlin, Frank P
Mears, John F
Meehan, William A
Memolo, John
Memolo, Martin
Merriman, Eurie L
Micks, Garfield G, Dr
Miller, David Z
Miller, Maurice T
Miller,* Robert H
Miller,* William C
Mills,* F W
Mitchell, Ira
Moffitt,* Martin J
Molinari, Umberto A
Monahan, William L
Moon, N
Moore, P J
Moran, J F
Morgan, C A
Morgan, George W
Morgan, T Archer
Morris, Thomas P
Morse, Edward D
Mott, George S, Jr
Motts, Paul J
Moylan, F J, DDS
Muir, Andrew R
Muir,* Margaret Robertson
Mulholland, T J
Mullen, John J
Muller, Edward E
Mumford, Harry W
Murphy, Frank J
Murphy, Patrick J
Murphy,* Thomas F
Nagle, C F
Napier, William E
Nealon, Leo A, MD
Neher, Christian J
Nicholas, Herbert M
Nickey, John, Dr
Niles, Frank L, Dr
Niles, John S, MD
Noone, M J, Dr
Northup, Robert M
Norton, Charles H
Norton, E G
Nye, George C
Oakey, Harry
Oakford, James W, Lt Col
O'Boyle, Thomas F, Dr
O'Brien, Joseph
O'Connor, J F, DDS
O'Connor, John
O'Connor, Stephen A
O'Dea, Patrick J, MD
O'Hara, John J
O'Hara, Thomas J
Olmstead, W H, MD
Olver, Fern A
O'Malley, Charles P, Hon
O'Malley, Martin T, MD
O'Malley, Patrick J
O'Malley, Thomas J
O'Malley, Walter A
O'Malley,* William J, MD
O'Neill, Peter
O'Toole, Martin A
Pace, Alfred H
Paddon,* Thomas F
Palmer, Thomas
Parchinski, Joseph J
Parker, Charles B
Parsons, L S
Partridge, Edwin L
Patterson,* Roswell H
Paul, James H
Peck, George L
Peet,* Ernest L, MD
Philbin, M J
Phillips, Roswell
Phillips,* David W
Pickering, Nora L
Pierce, H Lewis
Platt, Frederick J
Powell, J A
Powell,* Rhys
Preston, A D, DDS
Price, J J, MD
Price, John D
Price,* John H
Price,* William C
Propst, Peter
Quinlan, Thomas A
Quinn,* Thomas F
Rader, John B
Ratajski, Joseph E, MD
Reedy, Charles F
Reedy, David J
Rees, John B
Reese, Daniel R
Regan, Frank M
Reinhart,* Harry W
Reynolds, Dell
Reynolds, George F
Reynolds, J F
Richards, W J
Richardson, R M
Ridgeway,* Arthur P
Ripple, Ezra H, Col, Jr
Robbins, D B
Robbins, Ward
Robinson, Tylman C
Robinson,* Otto J
Roderick, Richard D, MD
Rodham, Thomas B, MD
Rogan, T J
Rogers, Adelbert
Rosar, Peter J
Rosemergy,* William
Rosenberg, Albert S
Roshak, Anthony F
Ruddy, M M
Russell, Spencer
Russoniello, Vincent
Rymer,* Ralph W
Sanderson, James G
Sando, Michael F
Sandone, Charles S
Saunders,* Sylvester M
Savige, L D
Saville, Thomas H
Saxer,* G Philip, MD
Sayer, Albert N
Scanlon, John W
Scheuer, George C
Scheuer,* John, Jr
Schlager, Jacob R
Schnerr, J H
Schoenfeld, Reinhard K
Schooley, Eckley
Schooley, Stanley C
Schoonover,* William J
Schriever, James B
Schroeder, Charles F
Schumacher, Louis Z
Schwarz, William
Schwarztrauber, John F
Scott, Edward B
Scott,* James J
Scragg, Harold A
Scranton,* William W
Scriven, Edward
Seamans, John M
Severson, Irwin W, Dr
Shaffer,* John F
Shannon, John B
Shaughnessy, John F
Shea, M J
Shepherd, John W
Shoemaker, John W
Silverstein,* Robert P
Simpson, Eugene R, MD
Simpson, WIlliam T
Skinner, William A
Skonieczka, A
Smith, Jacob
Smith, Thyge
Smith, W E
Smithing, George W
Snyder, Ernest F
Speck, M L
Spencer, Scott B, DDS
Sproul, H B
Spruks, William T
Stair, Frank H
Staples,* Harry Oliver
Stevens, F W, MD
Stevens, William A, MD
Stevens,* Walter P
Stevenson, George E
Stipp, Matthias J
Stoehr, Gustave D
Stone, Benjamin
Stone, Francis O
Stonier,* L J
Stuckart,* George F
Surace, Joseph
Sweeney, James
Tague, Peter W
Taylor, Herbert L
Thomas, Chester A
Thomas, Herbert A
Thomas, J S, Rev
Thomas, Morgan
Thomas, William H
Thomas, William M
Thompson,* R H
Timlin, George L
Tinkham, B Fenton
Travis, Ira W
Trucker, Meyer S
Turko,* John W
Turnbull, James
Tyrrell, Edward G
Van Brunt, George C
Van Horn, Harry F
Vipond, Jonathan, Jr
Vogelbacher, Ernest A
Von Bergen,* Louis H
Walker, J B
Walker, Patrick H, MD
Wall, Russell, MD
Walsh, John J, MD
Walsh, Joseph J
Walsh, Martin J
Walsh, Michael J
Walters,* John T
Ward, Albert J
Ward, Ralph Eugene
Warman,* Andrew B
Watkins, James E, Hon
Watkins, William G
Watres, Laurence H, Lt Col
Watres,* Louis Arthur, Col
Watson, Albert L, Hon
Watson, Willoughby W, Hon
Watt, William W
Wayman, Claude
Weiland, John J
Weist, Dwight W
Welles,* Charles H, Jr
Wells, Howard H
Wenzel, Victor A
Wenzel,* Sebert
Wescott, Ivan B
Westpfahl,* Fred A
Weyburn, S Fletcher
Whalen, Edward W, Dr
Wheeler, Merton H
Wheeler,* John F
White, H H
White, J Norman, MD
White, John D
Whitehead. William D, Jr, Dr
Wilcox, Floyd G
Wilcox, William A
Williams, John E
Williams, Thomas J
Williams, Tudor R
Williams,* George T
Bentley,* James K, MD
Wilson,* James P
Wing, Clarence J
Wiorkowski, John
Woolworth, C S
Wymbs, Frank M
Wynne, Clarence P
Zalewski, Anthony F
Zowadzki, Edmond, Rev
Zychowicz, Andrew, Rev

Unlike other company sketches in the main section of the book, these companies were included in the biographical index.

A & P Stores
Abington National Bank
Carbondale Miners & Mechanics Savings Bank
Fidelity Deposit & Discount Bank of Dunmore
First National Bank of Carbondale
First National Bank of Moscow
Pine Brook Bank
Scranton-Nash Motor Company
Throop State Bank
Traders National Bank of Scranton

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Notes

  1. Murphy, Thomas, Jubilee History Commemorative of the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Creation of Lackawanna County Pennsylvania, Volume I , Topeka, Indianapolis: Historical Publishing Company, 1928.
  2. Listed as Kealey in the book's list of sketches, but as Kealy throughout the sketch itself.
Modified Sunday, 27-Jun-2004 19:30:12 MDT