About William (Titanic Casualty) Evans
Mr William Evans
- Age: 30 years
- Marital Status: Single.
- Last Residence: in Southampton Hampshire England
- Occupation: Trimmer
- Engine crew
- First Embarked: Southampton
- Died in the sinking.
- Body recovered by: Mackay-Bennett (No. 31)
- Buried: at Sea on Sunday 21st April 1912.
Mr William Evans, of 11 Ryde Terrace, Southampton, died in the sinking. His body was recovered by the Mackay-Bennett and was buried at sea.
NO. 31 - MALE - ESTIMATED AGE, 35 - HAIR, LIGHT AND MOUSTACHE FAIR.
CLOTHING - Brown coat and trousers; no socks; striped shirt; purple knitted tie.
EFFECTS - No marks, envelope only addressed to Mrs Evans, 11 Ryde Terrace, Soton. Documents White Star Line (1912.) Record of Bodies and Effects (Passengers and Crew S.S. "Titanic") Recovered by Cable Steamer "MacKay Bennett" Including Bodies Buried at Sea and Bodies Delivered at Morgue in Halifax, N.S. Details compiled from records of the "Mackay-Bennett". Public Archives of Nova Scotia, Halifax, N.S., Manuscript Group 100, Vol. 229, No. 3d, Accession 1976-191, c. Friday May 3, dark purple card covers, initial page entitled, Key to accompanying List showing how bodies have been disposed of:, probably printed in Halifax, N.S., 76 pp., unpaged, Body No. 1 to 306 inclusive: annotated in red ink below each body's data with burial permit and cemetery data, and with two extra typed pages added for the Minia, Montmagny and Algerine; Body Nos. 307 to 324 inclusive, Nos. 326 to 329 inclusive and No. 330 respectively. (#31)
References United States Senate, Washington 1912. n° 806, Crew List
Acknowledgements Bill Wormstedt, USA