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MONON Workers 1847 - 1899

 

Last, First, Middle, "Nickname", Job and location, Years Birth; Death; Last address, Notes

A

Arnold R M General Freight Agent 11/13/1995

B

Bacon Herbert E Brakeman - 2/13/95 b. ; d. 2/13/95 lived at Lafayette; died at Monon on job
Bane Charles Road Engineer - Lafayette 7/12/78 - 2/15/05
Beauchamp Charles L Engineer, Monon 2/91 - b. 5/11/68; d. 5/30/42 retired
Benzy Walter Fireman. Killed in accident near Stinesville 1898. Lived in Lafayette
Bishop Brook Train crew? At Salem 5/96
Black John Tanner Freight Agent, New Albany 10/1893 - 1941? d. Oct/26/41 48 yrs service; picture in Dec 1941 publication
Bloom Charles Conductor 1895 Lafayette?
Bossung Frank Section foreman, Chalmers 1887 - b. ; d. 10/14/42 retired
Breyfogle William President Of The Monon 3-12-1890 - 3-31-1891 Stopped The Kentucky Incursion
Brooks James President, Founder Of The Monon, 07-08-1847 - 02-04-1859
Burke John Patrick c.1891 - b. 1871? Bourke?
Burroughs Clayton W Shops worker 1893 - 1911 b. 9/30/58 later Tippecanoe County Sheriff

C

Campbell Arthur G. Crossing Watchman, Greencastle 8/97 - 10/25/41 retired
Cathcart Wylie Bedford 1895? Bloomington High Schl class of 1894
Collins S J c. 1890s
Cory Everett Freight brakeman - 2/5/89 b. ; d. 2/5/89 killed in wreck near Quincy
Craig Joseph H Auditor 6/27/92 - 1/2/96

D

DeLaney H Master Mechanic 2/14/95 New Albany
Douglas W U 2nd trick opr. South Hammond 1899-1930

E
None In Our Database Yet

F

Faurer Gilbert 1891 - 25 year service pin
Ferguson Walter M Freight Conductor (Bloomington?) - 8/19/91 b. ; d. 8/19/91 died in freight derailment
Folland Ernest Charles Fireman (Chicago area?) 1899 father an Erie switch engineer at Chicago
Ford Harrison M Agent at Paisley, Cedar Lake 5/15/81 - 11/15/36 b. 5/4/61; d. 10/20/43 born at Bainbridge
Friedley George W Col. General Solicitor at Chicago 4/20/87 Lafayette

G

Green Frank A Crossing Watchman, Lafayette 4/93 - 4/16/42 retired

H

Higgins Felix ? Bloomington - 3/30/89 b. ; d. 3/30/89

I

None In Our Database Yet

J

Jack John H General Agent (Lafayette?) 2/27/1995
Jay Thomas C. Fireman at Indianapolis. Jumped from train, survived accident at Indianapolis August 1897. Added 04-11-2010

K

Kenney Harry Conductor on evening accommodation 1888 later coal & ice dealer in Bloomington
Klippel Peter H Blacksmith, Lafayette 9/99 - b. 2/4/64; d. 10/25/42 retired
Kurtz John D Engineer, Chicago 7/3/88 - b. 5/14/58 ; d. 4/11/42 retired

L

Long C L Engineer? 1889 - medal
Lowell George K General Superintendent 2/20/94 - 11/13/95

M

Martin Albert: Lafayette, IN. unknown dates of employment. Added 05-14-2010
Martin, Walter: Lafayette, IN. unknown dates of employment. Added 05-14-2010
Martin William Monroe Engineer, Indianapolis Branch. Born 1868 - Died 8-7-1897 in head on collision in Indianapolis, Indiana. Added 04-11-2010
May William A Engineer L.N.A. & C.R.R. Passed away from Consumption, May 24, 1867. Added 06-11-2011
McCabe James Section hand (Crawfordsville?) 1850s? b. 7/4/1834 - d. 3/23/1911 later Justice of IN Supreme Ct
McDoel William H General Mgr, President 11/1/96 -1910 Gen'l Mgr 1899 - 1906; Pres. 1907-1910
Meginnis Nathaniel S Indianapolis b. 1834; d. 3/5/00
Mitchell Barton Cooper - Built water tanks 1850s lived in Gosport
Moore Charlie Train crew? At Salem 5/96
Murphy Daniel Engineer LNA&C b. 3-26-1847 d. 8-26-1917.
Murray, John Engineer. Born about 1857, Rutland VT. Died May 2, 1892 in wreck near Otis, Indiana. Engineer Locomotive #27. Lived in Michigan City.
Murray Tim Train crew? At Salem 5/96

N

Nelson P W Agent at Brookston 1890-1930
Norris James E Section Foreman, Rensselaer 2/15/84 - b. 11/22/63; d. 5/19/42 retired

O

None in our data base yet.

P

Q

None in our data base yet.

R

Radley, H.P Agent at Bedford. 1898
Ramsey William Wrecking master at Bloomington 2/17/93 b. 1843? injured in yard accident
Rathfon, Frank Conductor 04-01-1891
Reed Frank J General Passenger Agent 2/27/95 - 1913 b. ; d.
Reeve, B.A. Chicago Ticket Agent. 1898
Reeves, J.A. Sup't of Transportation at Lafayette, 1881 - 1/8/82
Reynolds, Jas M. VP & Act Supt; Genl Manager. 1876 - 1880, at Lafayette.
Reynolds, William F. President, 9/10/73 - 1879, at Lafayette; previously w Atlantic & Great Western railroad?
Richards. Hector, Section forman at Pekin. 1887? - 3/31/37 50 years service
Richter, R.E. Superintendent, 1859,
Ricker, R. E. Sup't (of Mi City Repair Shop?) 1860.
Riggs, H. E., Chief Dispatcher at Lafayette, 1893,
Robbins, J.A., Depot Ticket Agent at Dearborn Station. 1898
Robinson, Luther A, Section foreman at Monon 1887-2-11-1937
Rockwell, Charles H, Traffic Manager at Chicago, 1897-1907.
Roosevelt, James A., President 1884-1885.
Ross Frank Telegrapher (at Bloomington?) - 11/22/91 b. ; d. 11/22/91
Rouck, Martin, Section foreman at New Albany 1887-1937.
Ruhlandt, George, Master Mechanic at New Albany 1875-1879.
Rush J F Agent at Farrabees 2/5/1991

Ryan, Nicholas J., Worked 30 years
Ryves, James, Store room man, Indianapolis 1880-1930.

S

Sanders, Perry, Brakeman, 1880's-1900. 1910 left for Gulf Taveres Railroad in Tampa, FL. b.08/4/1858
Sink James P Section Laborer, Gosport 5/99 - 7/25/42 retired
Siser Lou Train crew? At Salem 5/96
Strain J F Agent, Gosport 1884-1930
Strain L D Passenger Conductor 12/3/91 - 1947 b. 8/7/68 freight 7/28/93; psgr 8/7/01

T

U

None in our data base yet.

V

None in our data base yet.

W


Wallace Albert A "Dewey" Engineer Northern Division 9/18/99 - 1945 b. 5-24-78; d. brother to Charles; Engineer 10-19-03
Williams Harry Engineer, Lafayette 1865-1905
Woodward W B General Superintendent 1880s

X

None in our data base yet.

Y

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Z

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