Mr Edward Beane
Mr Edward Beane, 32, was born 19 November 1879 in England, the son of George Beane and Mary A. Cox.
Beane moved to New York where he worked as a a bricklayer. He had returned to his home town of Norwich to get married to Ethel Clarke. The ceremony took place some days before the Titanic would leave. The newlyweds had ticket number 2908 and paid £26. They boarded the Titanic at Southampton as second class passengers.
Mr Beane, survived the sinking together with his wife. They were one of a few "honeymooners" that were not parted by the rule "women and children first". Both were rescued in lifeboat 13.
He died in Rochester, New York on 24 October 1948.
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Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mr Edward Beane
Cause of Death: Heart Failure / Disease
Buried: White Haven Memorial Park Perinton New York United States
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