ISO information on McCartin family from the Danville/Shamokin area of Pennslyvania, USA
Specifically, family of James A(nthony?) McCartin, born circa 1875 in or around Danville, Pa.Married Elizabeth Agnes Drumheiser of Shamokin, Pa, April 25, 1900, (marriage registered at Orphans' Court, Philadelphia, Pa.)Moved to Philadelphia; fathered one child (Elizabeth Irene McCartin, b. 12-5-1901); employed by Philadelphia/Reading RR, first as a brakeman, then as a conductor.Killed at the Belmont RR Yards, Feburary 12, 1903; while trying to free a stubborn coupler, a draft of cars were sent crashing into the car on which he was working, crushing him.He was DOA German Hospital (now Lankanau).Funeral at St. Edward's Church, in Shamokin, Pa.Buried in Shamokin.
ISO James' parents, grandparents, and any siblings.