Ross Criswell Obituary

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Ross Criswell Obituary - Hopewell to TORPEDO MAN DIES AT WASHINGTON thef...
Hopewell to TORPEDO MAN DIES AT WASHINGTON thef Koss Cnswell, aged 67 years, who in for a quarter of a century has been '10:30 ' a familiar figure in the oil and gas heart elils of Washington county, died Sat- Sat- j urday afternoon at 3:45 o'clock at vi i ... of its."13 ,luI"e- ,luI"e- " asi tnestnut street, of Oil Well Shooter, and Civil i the He was a veteran of th ! 101 Ross Criswell, Well Kno wn j Wfcr Veteran Passes Away jRoss W'nshtnptnn tiui war. ins aeain came atter an I .illness of several weeks due to a gen- gen- j leral breakdown His ennrlitinn ha,i ! Joseph ' b crjtjcal for wvpmI vs I j Mr Crlswel, wag one Qf the most ages the . ... . , . .' cAutneiiceu weu snooiers m wpsfern hav-paian hav-paian Absa- Absa- Sco't 1:301 Pennsylvania. Of the men who have his been employed in this hazardous oc ' him cupation in this section he was oneiancl ; of the few that died of natural causes. I dict He' t f th having mot ,ti, ; i only and acoWental explosions of nitroglicerin j hi! Criswell gerved , th civil ' Davis who Mr. an war as a member of Company A, of i of his life workinir in the nil fipl1 their of Pennsylvanla and Xew York. Ho c- c- cere j the . Sixth Pennsylvania Volunteers j close and was a "heavy artilleryman. j I Mr Criswe te greater part j pres-The pres-The an,, which Mr and Bovar jwas born in Butler county in 1S45. j j He remained at home until the oil ex- ex- j citenient in Venango county. He was ! 1 then sent as a foreman by the Mc-(Calmont Mc-(Calmont Mc-(Calmont Oil company to its holdings jin New York with offices at Richhur. lnn j Mr. Criswell was well known in j Canonsburg. having shot many of the naa 'wells in the hill-top hill-top hill-top field last ven i The majority of the wells in this field I were shot by him. 1 LOOKING AT LOCAL CASKET WORKS over i I the drunk-j ard, today : i the started spend his

Clipped from The Daily Notes02 Jun 1913, MonPage 1

The Daily Notes (Canonsburg, Pennsylvania)02 Jun 1913, MonPage 1
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