Remembering the Triangle Factory Fire, 100 years later


Frieda Velakofsky

Gender: Female
Marrital status: Single
Religion: Jewish
Address: 639 East 12th, New York, NY

Frieda Velakofsky was 20 years old at the time of the fire. Born in Russia , she had lived in the U.S. for 5 years and was a union member. She was buried in Mt Zion Cemetery on March 29, 1911.

She was the daughter of David Velakofsky and Yetta Cohen.

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 Frieda Velakofsky.

Morris Bernstein death certificate