Madeleine Newell

Miss Madeleine Newell

Madeleine Newell

Miss Madeleine Newell, 31, was born on 10 October 1880, the daughter of Arthur Webster Newell and Mary E. Greeley of Lexington, Massachusetts.

She was returning from a trip to the Middle East with her father and her sister, Marjorie Newell. They boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg. The two sisters occupied cabin D-36, their father was in D-48.

On April 14th their father came to their room and ordered them to dress and go out on deck. After seeing one lifeboat safely launched, he placed them in the next (lifeboat 6). Arthur Newall was lost in the sinking.

Madeleine Newell never married, and died in Lexington, Massachusetts, in April 1969.

References and Sources

Passport Application, Bureau of Citizenship, Jan 18 1912

Credits
Phillip Gowan, USA

Pictures

Madeleine Newell at Smith College , Graduate photo

(1907) 

MADELEINE NEWELL AT SMITH COLLEGE , GRADUATE PHOTO

 
Mrs. Arthur Newell

MRS. ARTHUR NEWELL

 
Marjorie Newell accompanied by Madeleine at the piano

MARJORIE NEWELL ACCOMPANIED BY MADELEINE AT THE PIANO

 

Articles and Stories

Madeleine Newell's account

New York Evening Post  (1912) 

MADELEINE NEWELL'S ACCOUNT

 
Titanic Sisters: The Newell girls

Voyage  (2004) 

TITANIC SISTERS: THE NEWELL GIRLS

 
C. E. H. STENGEL TELLS IN DETAIL OF BATTLE FOR LIVES

Newark Star  (1912) 

C. E. H. STENGEL TELLS IN DETAIL OF BATTLE FOR LIVES

 
A W Newell of Lexington

Arlington Advocate  (1912) 

A W NEWELL OF LEXINGTON

 
BOSTON MAN MISSING

New York Times  (1912) 

BOSTON MAN MISSING

 
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    (2014) Madeleine Newell Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #217, accessed 26th October 2014 09:39:07 AM)

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