1914 (aged 17–18)|
|Cause of death||Hillcrest Mine Disaster|
|Resting place||Blairmore, Alberta|
Our research indicates the following is the most probable history for this miner.
25 Jan 1896, Barzola, Varese, Italy. Barzola is now in Comune di Angera.
Father: Angelo Parnisari, mother Angela Ghiringhelli of Barzola, Varese
Miner and Siblings
- Pietro Parnisari (born about 1877). He died in Angera, Italy in 1936.
- Giovanni (John) Parnisari (about 1885)
- Giuseppi (Joseph) Parnisari
Immigration to Canada
1913 Rochambeau, age 17, single, going to brother Giovanni Parnisari, Hillcrest
Occupation in 1914
Hillcrest Mine Disaster June 19, 1914 - Killed
Buried in Blairmore, Alberta
After the Hillcrest Mine Disaster
No one had applied for compensation by Feb 1915.
Cousin Carlo Parnisari was also killed in the Hillcrest Mine Disaster.
On the Rochambeau in Apr 1913 was Carlo Gianoli, also killed in the Hillcrest Mine Disaster.br Information on birth from Archivio Storico della Diocesi di Milano
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