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Mary Ann "Minnie" Bennett Balzar
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Birth: May, 1848, Canada
Death: Jan. 22, 1936
Alameda County
California, USA

Nevada State Journal
January 23, 1936

Death Takes Mother Of Late Governor At Berkeley

Berkeley, Jan. 22.-(UP)- Mrs. Mary Ann Balzar, 86, mother of Fred B. Balzar, late governor of Nevada, died at the home of her sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Miller, here tonight following a lingering illness.

Mrs. Balzar, who lived in Hawthorne, Nev., suffered a heart attack while visiting her sister which complicated previous ailments.

She was the widow of the late Serifen Balzar, and was survived a daughter, Mrs. Florence Davis, Elizabeth, N.C., and two sons, Herman S. Balzar and Burt Balzar of Hawthorne.

Mrs. Balzar, a native of Canada, came to Nevada in 1870 and had lived there since, at Virginia City and Hawthorne. 
Family links: 
  Serafino Balzar (1837 - 1909)*
  Frederick Bennett Balzar (1880 - 1934)*
  Burtram Russell Balzar (1880 - 1952)*
  Florence Balzar Box Davis (1884 - 1980)*
  Herman Stefanos Balzar (1888 - 1937)*
*Calculated relationship
Knights of Pythias Cemetery
Washoe County
Nevada, USA
Maintained by: Linda
Originally Created by: Mark's Mom
Record added: Jul 14, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20447174
Mary Ann Minnie <i>Bennett</i> Balzar
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Mary Ann Minnie <i>Bennett</i> Balzar
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Rest in Peace
- Mark's Mom
 Added: Apr. 11, 2012
To my great grandma
- Linda
 Added: Apr. 8, 2012

- Mark's Mom
 Added: Nov. 1, 2011
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