Is your surname Karnes?

Research the Karnes family

Claire Karnes's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Share

Claire Karnes (Bennett)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, OH, USA
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Immediate Family:

Wife of J.Frank Karnes

Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:
view all

Immediate Family

About Claire Karnes

Mrs Claire Karnes (née Bennett)

  • Age: 28 years
  • Marital Status: Widowed.
  • Last Residence: in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania United States
  • 2nd Class passenger
  • First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
  • Ticket No. 13534 , £21
  • Destination: Pittsburgh Pennsylvania United States
  • Died in the sinking.
  • Body Not Recovered

Mrs J. Frank Karnes (Claire Bennett), 22, was a young bride returning from India to the United States for a visit. She boarded with Mary Corey at Southampton. Claire probably spent the last afternoon of her life in the Second Class library, where she and Mary were seen by Lawrence Beesley. Mrs Karnes never knew that her husband had died several days earlier from smallpox in India. She and Mary Corey were among the 14 Second Class women who died in the sinking.

view all

Claire Karnes's Timeline

1890
1890
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, OH, USA
????
????