Miner’s First Name:   Martin
Miner’s Middle Name:   Francis
Miner’s Last Name:   Brown
Miner’s Picture:   
Birth Place of Miner:   Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA.
Miner’s Country:   United States
Arrived in USA:   

Miner Information:
Martin began working in the coal mines as a Breaker Boy by the age of 9, in 1878, and worked in the mines until the age of 29, in 1898. Martin started a new job as a machinist at Lehigh Valley Railroad, Coxton Yard, in Pittston, PA, and worked there for 39 years, retiring in 1937. They had 14 children, only 10 kids names are allowed here; I am adding the other 4 children here: 11th child - Dorothy M. Brown, born 2-4-1917; 12th child- Leonard Brown, born 8-16-1918; 13th child - Robert Brown, born 6-20-1920; 14th child - Eugene G. Brown, born 2-9-1922 .

Place & Manner of Miner’s Death:   At Home at 204 North Washington Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA. Died from a Cerebral Hemorrhage, due to Arterial Sclerosis, and Myocarditis.
Died:   January 29, 1955
Birth Date:   November 1, 1869

Married:   November 22, 1897
Place Miner Was Married:   St. Mary's Church of the Immaculate Conception, in Wilkes-Barre, PA.

Wife’s Name:   Bridget
Wife’s Middle Name:   Ann
Wife’s Last Name:   Moran
Birth Place of Wife:   Lattimer, Luzerne County, PA
Wife’s Country:   United States
Arrived in USA:   
Place & Manner of Wife’s Death:   Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, Wilkes-Barre, PA. Died from Myocardial infarction
Died:   6-10-1959
Birth Date:   March 10, 1878

Number of Children:   14; she had 17 pregnancies

Child Name 1:   Francis
Child’s Middle Name:   Patrick
Child’s Last Name:   Brown
Birth Date:   2-19-1898

Child Name 2:   Gertrude
Child’s Middle Name:   Mary
Child’s Last Name:   Brown
Birth Date:   9-18-1899

Child Name 3:   William
Child’s Middle Name:   Emmet
Child’s Last Name:   Brown
Birth Date:   11-26-1900

Child Name 4:   James
Child’s Middle Name:   
Child’s Last Name:   Brown
Birth Date:   12-21-1902

Child Name 5:   Leo
Child’s Middle Name:   
Child’s Last Name:   Brown
Birth Date:   10-6-1905

Child Name 6:   Martin
Child’s Middle Name:   L.
Child’s Last Name:   Brown
Birth Date:   10-3-1907

Child Name 7:   John
Child’s Middle Name:   Joseph
Child’s Last Name:   Brown
Birth Date:   10-5-1909

Child Name 8:   Paul
Child’s Middle Name:   L.
Child’s Last Name:   Brown
Birth Date:   7-11-1911

Child Name 9:   Mary
Child’s Middle Name:   
Child’s Last Name:   Brown
Birth Date:   3-13-1913

Child Name 10:   Thomas
Child’s Middle Name:   J.
Child’s Last Name:   Brown
Birth Date:   3-9-1915

Author’s Name:   Mary
Author’s Middle Name:   Agnes
Author’s Last Name:   (Emmettt) Langdon
Relationship to Miner:   Great Maternal Granddaughter