Mr Harry Homer

E. Haven

Harry Homer

Harry Homer Haven was born 28 November 1871 (one source says 1872) in Knightstown, Indiana, son of Richard Homer. Richard was born in London, England in 1819 and died in Indiana in 1902. Harry worked as a "Cattleman" and in 1912 was resident on Indianapolis, Indiana.

He boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as a first class passenger. Harry was a gambler, nicknamed "Kid", He hoped to remain anonymous, so he boarded under the name "E. Haven".

Harry Homer was rescued in lifeboat 15.

His surviving family members live in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

 

Pictures

Harry Homer
(1921) 
 

Articles and Stories

The Witney Gazette (1912) 
 

References and Sources

Walter Lord (1986) The Night Lives On: Thoughts, Theories and Revelations about the Titanic. London, Penguin. ISBN 0 140 27900 8

Link and cite this biography

(2017) Harry Homer Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #165, updated 26th August 2017 20:18:01 PM)
URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-survivor/harry-homer.html

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