Adele Nasser (Achem) (1898 - 1970) MP

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Nicknames: "Adal Akim Nasr Allah"
Birthplace: Zahle, Bekaa, Lebanon
Death: Died in El Paso, El Paso, TX, USA
Managed by: Carina Teixeira Thibiéroz
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About Adele Nasser (Achem)

Mrs Nicholas Nasser (Nasrallah) (Adele Achem / Hakim), 14 (1), was born in Zahlah (Zahle), Lebanon on 19 March 1898, the daughter of Habib Hakim (2) and his wife Ator Achem (?Rose Gresati) from Zahle, Lebanon. She and her husband Nicholas boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as second class passengers. To reach their destination New York, they bought ticket number 237736 for £30 1s 5d.

Mrs Nasser survived the sinking, whereas her husband did not. To the Immigration Officer she gave her destination as Cleveland, Ohio, but unknown adress. This was given in the Senate's list as 652 Bolivia Road.

Adele Hakim Nasser was newly married to Nicholas Nasser and was pregnant. Her little boy was born on 9 December 1912 but died hours later.

She later remarried to Albert A. Shamaley who was born 15 May 1884 and died in a car accident in August of 1969.

She died in El Paso Texas on 20 January 1970. She was survived by her four chuldren and her sister Mary and brother Richard who had also emigrated to America.

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Adele Nasser's Timeline

March 19, 1898
Zahle, Bekaa, Lebanon
December 9, 1912
Age 14
January 20, 1970
Age 71
El Paso, El Paso, TX, USA