Miss Hilānah al-Ba'qlīnī

Miss Hilānah al-Ba'qlīnī (Helene Barbara Baclini), 9m, was born 12 July 1911 the daughter of Sulaymān and Laṭīfah al-Ba'qlīnī.

Helene, her mother and sisters Ūwjīnīyā and Maria boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg. They were rescued in collapsible C.

Barbara Baclini married Albert Mueller but her marriage and life were cut short when it was discovered that she had breast cancer which had spread throughout her body. Helene died 28 April 1939 in New York City. She was buried in St. John's Cemetery in New York City (as were her parents). Her husband, Albert, remarried and outlived Barbara by 55 years, dying on June 16, 1994.


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Ladis Amatulli
Phillip Gowan, USA
Michael Findlay, USA
Lara Genovesi (great-granddaughter of Marie Baclini Khanisur)

References and Sources

City of New York Certificate of Death
Search archive British and Irish newspapers online

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(2018) Hilānah al-Ba'qlīnī Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #668, updated 21st September 2018 06:26:35 AM)
URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-survivor/helene-baclini.html

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