Alias Zacharias Emilianovich; Peven, Piven
Захар Емельянович Певень
Place Saltykova Devitsa, Chernigov, Ukraine
Ethnic origin Ukrainian
Father Emelian Filippovich Pieven
Mother Christinia Smiayn (Smiagar)
Wife Klavdia (nee Kroliski?) (1891-1914), married 1909 in Harbin; daughter Ida b. 1911, son Harold (Harold Piven-Large) b. 1913; 1916 Zacharias married Josephine Enzenross in Sydney
Residence before arrival at Australia In 1896-1903 he was employed as an apprentice fitter in shipbuilding yards in Odessa; in 1908-1909 worked as a fitter in mechanical workshops in Sormovo, Nizhni Novgorod; 1909-1911 Harbin Railway Workshps.
Arrived at Australia
per Nikko Maru
disembarked at Brisbane
Residence before enlistment Dalby, Maryborough, Qld; Sydney, Wellington, NSW
Occupation Engine fitter, 1917 worked at the Railway workshop
discharged Ca 28.11.1916 MU
Naturalisation Applied 1915
Residence after the war Sydney
Died 1917 Sydney
Digitised naturalisation (NAA) (Zacharias E. Pieven)
Monthly returns of enlisted Russians (NAA)
Digitised application to enlist in the AIF (NAA) (Lacharias E. Pieven)
Foreigners in court. - Wellington Times, NSW, 23 September 1915, p. 6.
Germans and civil law. - Register, Adelaide, 25 September 1915, p. 10.