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)

Newspaper Articles

North American (19 April 1912) SEVEN WILKES-BARRE PERSONS ARE MISSING
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Encyclopedia Titanica (2016) Elias Samaan (ref: #1196, last updated: 3rd February 2016, accessed 18th June 2021 19:49:36 PM)
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