Sr. Joan Javier Monrós, 20, was born in Barcelona, Spain about 1892.
In the 1911 census he was listed as John Monros, living at 25 Soho, Square, London and working as a waiter.
When he signed-on to the Titanic, on 6th April, 1912, his address was a boarding house at 27 Tenison St., Lambeth, London. The Titanic was his first ship. As a member of the à la carte restaurant he was employed and therefore paid by Mr Gatti.
Monrós died in the sinking. His body was recovered by the MacKay-Bennett (#27), and was buried at sea on 21 April 1912.
NO. 27 - MALE - ESTIMATED AGE, 19.
CLOTHING - Pilot cloth overcoat; stripped flannel coat; black trousers; vest; singlet; black button boots, cloth uppers.
EFFECTS - Pawn ticket, No. 1307, W. J. K. Clarke, Longaire; gloves; coins; papers and post card to Monros, 27 Tenison St., Waterloo, London; 6s. 5d. halfpenny in coins
NAME - JEAN MONROS.
[Former employers (?) de Santa Maria, 6 chaussée d'Antin, Paris]
Jean’s mother and family recieved a single payment of £75 from the British Titanic Relief Fund.
References and Sources
Crew Particulars of Engagement
Record of Bodies and Effects: Passengers and Crew, S.S. Titanic (Public Archives of Nova Scotia) (#27)
United States Senate, Washington 1912. n° 806, Crew List
Craig Stringer (2003) Titanic People CD ROM
Gavin Bell, UK
Esteve Maspons Gual
Olivier Mendez, France
Albert Soriano Royes
Bill Wormstedt, USA