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Jane Lantz McAfee Finkbeiner and the Ladies at Westinghouse

Jane Lantz McAfee Finkbeiner and the Ladies at Westinghouse

Jane Albertha Lantz McAfee Finkbeiner, my grandmother, and other ladies who worked at Westinghouse in East Pittsburgh about 1915.

Jane was born 19 Dec 1888 in Pittsburgh to Thomas Montgomery and Josephine Stoffal Lantz. 

She married William Burrell McAfee in 1906. He was killed in a mine accident in 1912 when she was pregnant with their fourth child. She went to work at Westinghouse to support her family. 
There she met Charles Tobias Finkbeiner and married him in 1918. They had 2 children. Their family moved to Sharon to work at Westinghouse in 1925. Janie died November 1969.

The rest of the women in the photograph are unknown.

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