Lawrence, MA Pemberton Mills Disaster, Jan 1860

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PEMBERTON MILLS DISASTER.

An old photograph of the scene of the catastrophic fire and building collapse of the Pemberton Mills.

The following lists are from the book "An Authentic History of the Lawrence Calamity" pages 54 thru 57.

List of the Dead and Injured.
The following list of the dead, badly injured, slightly injured, and missing or unidentified, has been officially revised and corrected, and is believed to be accurate. It was compiled by Hon. John R. Rollins, Ex-Mayor. It will be seen that the total number of dead and missing, is ninety: of this number, severty-six bodies have been recovered and recognized, thirteen are yet unrecognized, leaving but one missing.
Dead -- Total, 76.
MARY ANN BANNON; BRIDGET BRONDER; WILLIAM JORDAN; JOANNA CRONAN; IRENE CROSBY; HANNAH SHEA; MARGARET SULLIVAN; DENNIS LEONARD; WM. METCALF; JOHN C. DEARBORN; PETER CALLAHAN; BERNARD HOLLIFIELD; MARGARET HAMILTON; ELLEN COLBERT; MARY GRIFFIN; CATHERINE HANNON; MICHAEL O'BRIEN; MARGARET FOLEY; JOANNA HURLEY; MARY HOWARD; MARTIN HUGHES; MARGARET CORCORAN; BRIDGET CROSBY; CATHERINE KELLCHER; ELIZA ORR; JULIA ROBERTS; BRIDGET RYAN; WM. KANE; WM. ADOLPH; ELIZABETH R. KIMBALL; RICHARD LUNNEY; ANN SULLIVAN; MARY JEWETT; RICHARD MIDGELY; ELEN HICKEY; LIZZIE TOWNE; ELLEN MAHONEY; ORIN C. NASH; SAMUEL ROLFE; BRIDGET LOUGHREY; MORRIS C. PALMER; MATTHEW C. RYAN; HANNAH MULINEX; MARY McCANN; CATHERINE COONEY; ELLEN SULLIVAN; ELLEN DINNEEN; MARY DOOLEY; JAMES HARTY; JAMES HARTIGAN; CATHERINE O'BRIEN; MARY NICE; MARY MURPHY; CATHERINE SWEENY; MARGARET COLEMAN; MARY BARRETT; ELIZABETH DUNN; CATHERINE HARRIGAN; AUGUSTA ASHWORTH; ELLEN AHERN; PATRICK CONNOR; LAFAYETTE F. BRANCH; ELLEN CONNERS; ELLEN ROACH; MARGARET TURNOR; MARY BURKE; BRIDGET GALLAN; LORINDA GILSON; JANE THOMAS; KATY CLARKE; JOHN HUGHES; MAGGIE J. SMITH; CELIA A. STEVENS.
Missing or Unidentified -- Total, 14.
BRIDGET KELLY; JOHN McNAB; ASENATH S. MARTIN; SARAH LYONS; ELLEN LINKINSON; MARGARET DONNELLY; ELIZA WAHIGGAN; JOSEPH BAILY; HENRY HARRIGAN; DORA HAROLD; MARY RYAN; JEREMISH AHERN; ELLEN ROBINSON; LIZZIE A. FLINT.
Badly Injured.
MARY ARMSTRONG; ELIZA BAKER; JULIA BLAKE; JANE BROOKS; ELLEN BRADBURY; ELIZABETH BURNS; ELLEN C. BARRY; RICHARD BRADLEY; ELLEN BOHIVE; BRIDGET BRADLEY; JANE BRADLEY; OWEN BREMEN; JANE CRAGG; MARY CALLAGAN; KIRANS CORKLAND; MARY A. COLEMAN; MARGARET CREMEN; MARGARET KIRBURG; MARY CUMMINGS; WILLIAM CHILDS; ELIZABETH CONNELL; MARY CROSBY; JOANNA CARTY; MARY CALLAGHAN; MARY CALLAHAN; CATHARINE CONNERS; THOMAS CONNERS; CHARLOTTE CARLETON; MARY CAREN; MARGARET CAREN; CATHARINE CLARY; C. CARNEY; CATHARINE CAMPBELL; JAMES DAVIS; CATE DUNLEY; MARY DOUGHERTY; MICHAEL DALEY; SARAH DEW; ANNA DORATY; MARGARET DONNAHAN; CATHARINE DOLAN; SARAH DOYLE; MARY FOX; MARY A. EMERY; ROBERT FLANNAGAN; ALMIRA FORD; PATRICK FLANNIGAN; HANNAH FINNESY; ANN FALEN; CONSTANTINE FIEDLER; ANN GALVIN; HANNAH GARNY; MARY ANN HICKEY; KATE HARRIGAN; OWEN HARRAN; ELLEN HANNON; ROSANA HEIROP; MARGARET HAYDEN; JENNETTE HENDERSON; ROBERT HAYES; WM. HENRY HALL; BETSEY HEATH; MARIA HALL; DAMONY HONE; JAMES HICKEY; HANNAH HAYES; MARY FENHERTY; JOHN FANON; CATHERINE IVORY; JOB JEWETT; LIZZIE L. KINGSBURY; ELIZABETH KELLEY; MARY KENNEDY; LAWRENCE KENNEDY; ROSE KENNEY; MARGARET KERBY: HENRY KOCHLER; ELLEN LYONS; MICHAEL LAVIN; MARY LAUGHTON; CATHERINE LANDERS; ROSANA LYNCH; JESSIE LEACH; ABBY POTTLE; MARY MULCHANEY; ANN MANION; MARY McGOVERN; MARY McALCER; CATHARINE MULCHANEY; BARNEY McGEE; MICHAEL McCORMICK; ANN McKEE; ELLEN McCARTY; ELLEN McKANNY; WM. McCOMB; SAMUEL MARTIN; ELLEN MAHONEY; CATHARINE MANYAN; PATRICK O'DONNELL; PATRICK O'HARE; CAROLINE O'BRIEN; JERRY O'BRIEN; HENDESSY SMITH; HENRY HICKMAN; JOHN QUINN; ANN RAFFERTY; MARGARET RYAN; CATHARINE ROOKS; JEREMIAH REARDON; FANNY REED; ANN SCANLAN; BRIDGET SCANLAN; FRANK SCANNELL; MARY A. SULLIVAN; AUGUSTUS SAMPSON; MARGARET SHORY; ROBERT SEAVER; WM. SHACKFORD; MARY SAMPSON; ELIZA WATSON; ELIZABETH WARD; JOHN WELSH; WINNA WATERS; SARAH WARNER; T. H. WATSON; D. WATSON; MICHAEL WRENS; WM. YOUNG; MARY YORK; SARAH A. YORK; JOSHUA JEWETT; JAMES KENNEY; IRA D. LOCKE; CATHARINE JORDAN.
Slightly Injured.
BENJ. G. ADAMS; EDWARD BLAKE; CAROLINE BROWN; ABBY BROWN; HANNAH BLAKE; DOMONIC BURNS; MARY BURNS; PATRICK BURNS; AUGUST BERGEN; JENNIE BERCHAM; MARGARET BULGER; TIMOTHY BUKLEY; ELLEN BUKLEY; CATHARINE BRESNCHAN; BRIDGET BARRY; MARY BRODER; LUCY BOYNTON; MARGARET BABB; MARY A. BRUSSELL; ELLEN CONNOR; CATHARINE CARROLL; ELLEN CLARY; CATHARINE CUSSOCK; CATHARINE CALLAGHAN; THOMAS CONNORS; CATHARINE CAMERON; MARY COLBERT; EDWARD CLARK; EDWARD CALBERT; NANCY CONNELLY; CATHARINE CALLAGHAN; MARY A. CARKLAND; KATE CLANEY; PATRICK CRELEY; ELLEN CAIN; ELLEN COLLINS; HANNAH CARL; HANNAH CALLAGHAN; MARY DALEY; JULIA DALEY; JAMES DEARBORN; MRS. JAMES DEARBORN; MARY DUFFEE; MARGARET DONOVAN; HELLENA DONOVAN; HANNAH DALEY; AUSTRICE DAY; HANNAH DALEY; DOMINICK DOWD; ARTHUR DICK; THOMAS DURRELL; MARGARET DOOLY; BRIDGET DOLAN; WILLIAM ELWOOD; ANN FARMER; MARY W. FERNSIDE; SELINA FERNSIDE; CATHARINE FARNS; MARY FALEN; DANIEL GALVIN; MARY GLYNN; MARY GRIFFIN; MICHAEL GARVEN; THOMAS GOODWIN; HANNAH HURLEY; HANNAH HARKINS; PATRICK HIGGINS; ELLEN HARTIGAN; MICHAEL HART; MARGARY HEIROP; JANE HALEY; CATHARINE HARTIGAN; THOMAS HOPPING; MICHAEL HOWARD; M. KING; COUGHLAN KEAN; MARY KELLREN; MARK KELTY; MARY KIERNAN; MARY LAVIN; ELLEN LINEHAN; WILLIAM LAWLER; JANE LEYDEN; ROSIE MULVEY; CHARLES MORGAN; GEORGE MARTHER; ALICE McCARTY; PATRICK McCARTY; ELLEN MURPHY; MARY MOORE; ROBERT MOORE; MARY METCALF; HENRY MARTIN; ISAIAH MAJERSON; KATE MANNING; PATRICK McQUINN; ELLEN McCARTY; ELLEN MURPHY; CATHARINE MORRISEY; HANNORAH MAHOONEY; CATHARINE McSWEENEY; CATHARINE MORAN; ELLEN MURPHY; EDWARD MURPHY; CYNTHIA McCARTER; DARIUS NASH; WILLIAM O'DONNELL; MARGARET O'BRIEN; BARNEY O'CONNELL; MARY O'DONNELL; MARGARET O'CONNORS; MARY O'DONNELL; MARGARET O'DONALD; CATHARINE PHELAN; MARY PHELAN; ANNA M. PATCH; DANIEL PARANT; T. W. ROBERTS; THOMAS ROWLEY; ANN REAGAN; PATRICK RYAN; ANNA RYAN; CATHARINE RYAN; FRANCIS RAFFERTY; ELLEN RYAN; ELIZABETH RYAN; MARY RUSSELL; DANIEL ROYAL; GEORGE RAPERSON; MARGARET REARDON; ROSETTA ROBINSON; MATTHEW ROBINSON; ANN REARDON; JOHN REARDON; MICHAEL REARDON; THOMAS ROACH; KEZIAH STEVENS; BETSEY SCANLAN; JERRY SULLIVAN; ARTHUR SULLIVAN; MARY SULLIVAN; MARGARET SULLIVAN; BRIDGET SULLIVAN; MARY SULLIVAN; HELMINA STAIGEER; HANNAH SHEAN; JANE SWEET; ELIZA STANLEY; M. W. STILES; PRUDENCE SPREAD; MARGARET SEAVY; MARY SUGDEN; BRIDGET SAMPSON; MARY SLAVEN; MARGARET STAVEN; DENNIS SWANEY; HENRY STOODLEY; VIENA STRATTON; SOVINA STRATTON; JOHN STEVENSON; MICHAEL SULLIVAN; MARGARET SULLIVAN; JAMES WHEELER; JOHN WARD; MARY WELCH; SHARON WILKINSON; ELIZABETH WATSON; CATHARINE WELCH; SARAH YORK.