Titanic Western Electric Eastland Disaster Ship Ships Wreck Wrecks Shipwreck Shipwrecks Chicago History Great Lakes Lake Michigan Naval Wilmette

Personal Accounts, S through Z
Frank Sagenbrecht
personal account of Frank Sagenbrecht
...was invited to the picnic by his fiancée...
Emma Samek
personal account of Emma Samek
...was with her fiancé...
Otto Louis Sass
personal account of Otto Louis Sass
...the night before...he had a restless night of sleep...
George Alfred Saunders, Sr.
personal account of George Alfred Saunders, Sr.
...had the grizzly task of assisting in the recovery efforts...
Laura Scharringhausen
personal account of Laura Scharringhausen
...she marked...the names of her friends who did not survive...
Louise Schiff
personal account of Louise Schiff
...someone saw a hand...
Ludvik Schiff
personal account of Ludvik Schiff
...was trapped below...
Gabrielle Schlentz
personal account of Gabrielle Schlentz
 
George E. Schmidt
personal account of George E. Schmidt
...had planned to spend his 36th birthday elsewhere...
Julius Schroll
personal account of Julius Schroll
 
Emma Straka Schroll
personal account of Emma Straka Schroll
 
Henry Sesher
personal account of Henry Sesher
...the tug was still a few feet away when I jumped...
William Sherry
personal account of William Sherry
...buried next to his fiancée...
James Sikokis
personal account of James Sikokis
...disappointment of not being able to go...
George A. Sindelar, Sr.
personal account of George A. Sindelar, Sr.
......
Josephine Sindelar
personal account of Josephine Sindelar
......
Adella Sindelar
personal account of Adella Sindelar
......
Sylvia Sindelar
personal account of Sylvia Sindelar
......
Albert Sindelar
personal account of Albert Sindelar
......
George Sindelar, Jr.
personal account of George Sindelar, Jr.
......
William Sindelar
personal account of William Sindelar
......
Jaroslav (Jerry) Sklenicka
personal account of Jaroslav (Jerry) Sklenicka
...he was going to stay home...
E. W. Sladkey
personal account of E. W. Sladkey
...the tug was still a few feet away when I jumped...
Ernest Squillace
personal account of Ernest Squillace
 
Anna Straka
personal account of Anna Straka
 
Paulina Straka
personal account of Paulina Straka
 
Joseph Suerth
personal account of Joseph Suerth
...the boat tipped over and I can't find Dad!...
Nicholas Suerth
personal account of Nicholas Suerth
...went below and was never seen again...
Frank "Barney" Sullivan
personal account of Frank Barney Sullivan
 
Matthew M. Sweeney
personal account of Matthew M. Sweeney
 
Fred Swigert
personal account of Fred Swigert
...It was his own daughter...
Lucy Taft
personal account of Lucy Taft
...had luckily changed her mind...
Clara Teichmiller
personal account of Clara Teichmiller
...wrote letters back home, telling her mother of her excitement...
John Thomas
personal account of John Thomas
 
Leif Edward Thoresen
personal account of Leif Edward Thoresen
 
Frieda Till
personal account of Frieda Till
 
Frank H. Tinney
personal account of Frank H. Tinney
 
Jennie Turbov
personal account of Jennie Turbov
...she grabbed onto his feet and held on...
John Turek
personal account of John Turek
 
Alma Turek
personal account of Alma Turek
 
Frank Vavra
personal account of Frank Vavra
 
Charles Velan
personal account of Charles Velan
 
Ella Velan
personal account of Ella Velan
 
Frank Velan, Jr.
personal account of Frank Velan, Jr.
 
Charles A. Vileta
personal account of Charles A. Vileta
...I grabbed the porthole with both hands and held tight...
Mary Vrba
personal account of Mary Vrba
...was soaking wet, got on a street car, and went home...
William Watson
personal account of William Watson
...jump, jump, you can make it...
Augusta Wiese
personal account of Augusta Wiese
...grandmother and granddaughter both perished...
F. W. Willard
personal account of F. W. Willard
...He did not lose his head, but got a life line...
Bertha Wintermute
personal account of Bertha Wintermute
...was accompanied by her betrothed...
Bernard Wolff
personal account of Bernard Wolff
 
George Wood, Sr.
personal account of George John Wood, Sr.
 
George Wood, Jr.
personal account of George John Wood, Jr.
 
Aida Woods
personal account of Aida Woods
...a fireman gave me a plum or an apple...
Howard Wynn
personal account of Howard Wynn
...he was sitting on the cabin floor with his arms around his daughter...
Antonie Zastera
personal account of Antonie Zastera
...never returned home...
Julie Zastera
personal account of Julie Zastera
...never returned home...
Marie Zastera
personal account of Marie Zastera
...never returned home...
Edward Zimmerman
personal account of Edward Zimmerman
...had a hard time getting through the crowds...
Henry Zintak
personal account of Henry Zintak
...they were carried into the river...
Edward John Zobac
personal account of Edward John Zobac
...set out with their picnic baskets...
Anna Zobac
personal account of Anna Jelinek Zobac
...set out with their picnic baskets...
Violet Anna Zobac
personal account of Violet Zobac
...left without parents...
Harold Edward Zobac
personal account of Harold Zobac
...left without parents...
Frank Zobac
personal account of Frank Zobac
...raised his nephew...
Joseph Zobac
personal account of Joseph Zobac
...was a machinist earning roughly $.25 per hour...

Join the Eastland Disaster Historical Society mailing list
Email:
Send page to a friend



Please direct questions and comments to the Eastland Disaster Historical Society at info@eastlanddisaster.org.
Copyright © 1998-2008 Eastland Disaster Historical Society. All rights reserved.