Carlo Giovanni Emilio Casagrande
17 Nov 1890|
Mornago, Varese, Italy
1914 (aged 23–24)|
|Cause of death||Hillcrest Mine Disaster|
|Resting place||Hillcrest Cemetery|
Our research indicates the following is the most probable history for this miner.
- 1 Early Life
- 2 Marriage
- 3 Census Records
- 4 Immigration to Canada
- 5 Occupation in 1914
- 6 Hillcrest Mine Disaster June 19, 1914 - Killed
- 7 Cemetery
- 8 After the Hillcrest Mine Disaster
- 9 Alternate Names or Alternate Spelling of Names
17 Nov 1890 in Mornago, Varese, Italy
Father Giuseppe Casagrande and Ersilia Tenconi at Cimbro per Mornago, Varese
Miner and Siblings (in birth order)
- Baldo Giovanni Emilio Casagrande
- Emilio Arturo Casagrande (b. 1893)
- Carlo Cassegrande
1911 Hillcrest, age 20, came to Canada in 1911, boarding with cousin Tony and Virginia Casagrande, used first name Charles
Immigration to Canada
1911 Ship La Savoie, age 20, born 1891, going to Frank, Alberta, to cousin Antonio Casagrande, used first name Carlo
Occupation in 1914
Hillcrest Mine Disaster June 19, 1914 - Killed
Buried in the Hillcrest cemetery but not in the Mass Grave.
After the Hillcrest Mine Disaster
No one had applied for compensation by Feb 1915.
Alternate Names or Alternate Spelling of Names
Carlo Casagrande, Charles Casagrande
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