Mr Christopher Mills
Mr Christopher Mills was born in Longton (1), Staffordshire on 7 September 1860. He was married to Selina Ellen Kemp on 26th December 1892 and they had two children, a son Alfred John born 27th October, 1895 and a daughter Frances May born 13th May 1900.
When he signed-on to the Titanic, on 6 April 1912, he gave his address as 94 Albert Road, (Chapel, Southampton). His last ship had been the St. Paul (2). As assistant butcher he received monthly wages of £4 10s.
Mills was rescued in collapsible C.
Mills signed on to the Oceanic on 29 May 1912.
A letter from a relation of Chris Mills survives. Written in the days following the sinking it mentions the uncertainty of knowing whether or not he had survived (read transcription).
Articles and Stories
1. Longton, Staffs appears on the ID card, family sources give the locations as Fenton, Staffs.
References and Sources
Agreement and Account of Crew (PRO London, BT100/259)
Dave Leach, UK
Link and cite this page
(2013) Christopher Mills Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #2010, accessed 6th December 2013 10:33:06 AM) URL : http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-survivor/christopher-mills.html
Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mr Christopher Mills
Born: Friday 7th September 1860
Age: 51 years (Male)
Marital Status: Married.
Last Residence: in Southampton Hampshire England
First Embarked: Southampton
Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912
Died: Friday 5th December 1930