1914 (aged 25–26)|
|Cause of death||Hillcrest Mine Disaster|
|Resting place||Hillcrest Cemetery|
|Nationality||Austrian / Bohemian|
- 1 Special Information
- 2 Early Life
- 3 Marriage
- 4 Census Records
- 5 Immigration to Canada
- 6 Occupation in 1914
- 7 Hillcrest Mine Disaster June 19, 1914 - Killed
- 8 Cemetery
- 9 After the Hillcrest Mine Disaster
- 10 Alternate Names or Alternate Spelling of Names
- 11 Interesting Facts
Born Kladno, Czechoslovakia
Or Metycia, Kladna, Bohemia
Joe Vohradsky and Mary Vlecek
Miner and Siblings (in birth order)
- Vince Vohradsky
- Joseph Vohradsky
Vuic Vohradsky, age 22, born Kladus, Bohemia, bachelor, married Francis Stepuicko, age 21, born Kladua, Bohemia, 22 Jan 1910, at Michel, British Columbia
- Mary Vohradsky (b. 1910 Michel)
- Vince Vohradsky (b. 1911)
1911 Michel, British Columbia, age 22, born Bohemia, to Canada in 1909, Roman Catholic.
Immigration to Canada
1909 Ship Prinz Adelbert age 21, going to Michel, BC, occupation machinist engineer,
Occupation in 1914
Hillcrest Mine Disaster June 19, 1914 - Killed
Vince is buried in the Mass Grave in Hillcrest. Headstone reads: Vinc Vohradsky, 1888-1914.'
After the Hillcrest Mine Disaster
Francis Vohradsky, widow, married 1917 to Vince Ruzek and had 3 more children.
Both Mary and Vince (the children of Vince Vohradsky) used the name Ruzek as children, but Vohradsky as adults.
Alternate Names or Alternate Spelling of Names
Vaclaw, Wenaslon, Vuic, Vaclav
Vince's brother, Joseph Vohradsky, was also killed in the Hillcrest Mine Disaster.
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