Joan Wells

Miss Joan Wells


Joan Wells, summer 1912
( Iris Stacey, USA)

Miss Joan Wells, 4, was born on 26 February 1908 in the Strand, Newlyn, Cornwall. The daughter of Arthur Henry Wells (Railway Conductor) and Addie Wells (ne Trevaskis). The family later moved to Nevada Place, Heamoor, Penzance.

She accompanied her mother and brother Ralph on Titanic travelling to her father who had previously moved to live at 279 Arch Street, Akron, Ohio. She survived the sinking and lived in Akron until her death on 11 July 1933, aged 24.


Articles
Akron Beacon Journal
, 16 April, 1912, Eight of Ten Akron People Are Saved
Akron Beacon Journal, 11July, 1933, Obituary

Documents
State Of Ohio Department Of Health Certificate Of Death

Contributors
Steve Coombes, UK
Chris Dohany, USA
Phillip Gowan, USA
Iris L. Stacey (ne Wells), USA
Homer Thiel, USA
Brian Ticehurst, UK

Articles and Stories

MRS. ADDIE WELLS THOUGHT IT WAS BOAT DRILL UNTIL SHE SAW OFFICER'S PISTOL

Akron Beacon Journal  (1912) 

MRS. ADDIE WELLS THOUGHT IT WAS BOAT DRILL UNTIL SHE SAW OFFICER'S PISTOL

 
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West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser  (1912) 

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