WELL KNOWN INKERMAN MAN
MEETS DEATH IN NO. 14 TUNNEL
The deceased was aged about 44 years and is survived by his wife and seven daughters – Nellie, Mildred, Sarah, Mary, Rose, Delia and Anna. Mr. Ford was a son of Patrick Ford of that place. His parents survive, also one brother, Michael Ford, and one sister, Mrs. Thomas Gorman, all of Inkerman.
In former years the deceased held the office of assessor in Jenkins Township for a couple of terms. His untimely death has caused general sorrow in that neighborhood.
The Wilkes-Barre Record - May 9, 1903