Mr Jean Baptist Van Impe, 36, from Bergstraat, Kerksken Belgium boarded
the Titanic at Southampton with his wife Rosalie
and daughter Catharina. They travelled as
third class passengers
(ticket number 345773, £24, 3s)
Their actions aboard the Titanic are a mystery. All three were lost
and no trace of them was ever found.
Walter Lord (1976) lists him as "Jacob" others have documented his
first name as "Jan".
Michael Findlay Passenger List in John P. Eaton & Charles A. Haas
Titanic: Triumph & Tragedy, 2nd ed. Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1 85260
Michael Findlay Revised Passenger List in Judith Geller (1998) Titanic:
Women and Children First. Patrick Stephens Ltd
Walter Lord (1976) A Night to Remember. London, Penguin. ISBN 0 14 004757
Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York;
Herman De Wulf and Michael A. Findlay (1998) The Belgians
and the Titanic. Voyage. #27
Herman DeWulf, Belgium
Michael A. Findlay, USA
Georges Picavet, Belgium
Kassandra Picavet, Belgium
Homer Thiel, USA
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Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mr Jean Baptiste Van Impe
Born: Sunday 18th July 1875
Age: 36 years
Last Residence: in Kerksken Belgium
3rd Class Passengers
First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
Ticket No. 345773 , £24 3s
Destination: Detroit Michigan United States
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912).
Body Not Recovered
Travelling Companions (on same ticket)
Mrs Rosalie Paula Van Impe
Miss Catharina Van Impe
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