Remembering the Triangle Factory Fire, 100 years later


Violet Schochet

Violet Schochet

Gender: Female
Marrital status: Single
Religion: Jewish
Address: 740 East 5th Street, New York, NY

Violet Schochet was 21 years old at the time of the fire. Born in Germany, she had lived in the U.S. for 9 years and was a union member. She was buried in Mt Zion Cemetery on March 26, 1911.

She was born in the city of Koretz (Korzec), in West Pomerania, Russia.

She was the daughter of Meyer Schochet and Tessie Stein.

Names of the victim's parents were gathered from the death certificate. Some names may not be provided or are misspelled due to illegibility of the signature. Mother's maiden name is given when available.

Death Certificate

The original death certificate for Violet Schochet.

Morris Bernstein death certificate