1914 (aged 18–19)|
|Cause of death||Hillcrest Mine Disaster|
|Resting place||Hillcrest Cemetery|
|Nationality||Austrian / Slovakian|
1895 Hungary, Feherpatak
From: Biclipetek, Arva Megye
Pauline Kohar Zamis was the daughter of Petro Kohar and Ruzena Barbora (Rose) Zámiš.
Immigration to Canada
1911 Ship Wittekind, age 15, Hungary
Occupation in 1914
Hillcrest Mine Disaster June 19, 1914 - Killed
Buried in the Mass Grave in Hillcrest
After the Hillcrest Mine Disaster
Daughter Pauline Kohar Zamis was born 23 Jan 1915.
Her mother Rose married George Nasadyk, and the two raised Pauline.
Pauline married John Clayton High.
This would suggest that Petro was listed as having no heirs and the money should go to family in Austria.
Alternate Names or Alternate Spelling of Names
Pelo, Petric, Kohan
On one list of survivors is the name "N. Koher" - a relative?
Petro Kohar's daughter Pauline was the niece of Luis Zamis.
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