One Miner’s Story

One Miner’s Story

Stanley and Gertrude (Marczynski) Tylock and their children--Marianne, Valeria, Frank and Ignatius--arrived at Ellis Island aboard the S.S. Karlsruhe on May 6, 1891. The family's destination was Eckhart, a small coal mining community in Allegany Co., Maryland. The Tylock's were the first of the family to travel to the United States and seek a new [...]