Mr Elias Samaan

Mr Hanna Samaan, 18, a labourer from Hardin, Syria (modern day Lebanon) boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as a third class passenger (ticket no. 2662, £21 13s 7d). He was accompanied by his father Hanna and brother Youssef.

They were among a large group of Lebanese passengers travelling from Hardin to Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania.

All three men died in the sinking. Their bodies, if recovered, were never identified.

Entries in the Casualty List (PRO BT 100/259-260)
(Public Record Office- Reprinted with permission)


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(2020) Elias Samaan Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #1196, updated 13th January 2020 15:22:36 PM)