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William Edward Lowe Bessant

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Totton, Hampshire, England
Death: Died in Titanic
Cause of death: Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered
Immediate Family:

Husband of Emily Ellen Bessant and Emily Bessant(Cull)
Father of Charles William Bessant; Gladys Lillian May Bessant; Florence Ellen Maude Cook; Leonard Stanley Bessant; Albert Edward Bessant and 5 others

Occupation: Fireman/Stoker
Managed by: Private User
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About William Edward Lowe Bessant

England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915

  • Name: William Edward L Bessant
  • Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1871
  • Registration district: New Forest
  • Inferred County: Hampshire, Wiltshire
  • Volume: 2b
  • Page:
  • 621
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  • Source Information:
  • FreeBMD. England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
  • Original data: General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office.

http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-victim/william-edward-bessant.html

Mr William Edward Bessant


  • Age: 39 years
  • Marital Status: Married.
  • Last Residence: in Southampton Hampshire England
  • Occupation: Fireman / Stoker
  • Engine crew
  • First Embarked: Southampton
  • Died in the sinking.
  • Body Not Recovered


Mr William Edward Bessant, of 36 Henry Road, Southampton died in the sinking.

Documents Crew Particulars of Engagement

References Agreement and Account of Crew (PRO London, BT100/259) United States Senate, Washington 1912. n° 806, Crew List Hermann Söldner (ed.) (2000) RMS Titanic: Passenger and Crew List 10 April 1912-15 April 1912. ä wie Ärger Verlag.

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William Edward Lowe Bessant's Timeline

1871
November 15, 1871
Hampshire, England
1897
January 4, 1897
Age 25
1897
Age 25
Hampshire, England
1900
December 15, 1900
Age 29
1901
1901
Age 29
Hampshire, England
1905
February 3, 1905
Age 33
1906
1906
Age 34
Hampshire, England
1908
February 18, 1908
Age 36
1908
Age 36
1910
July 29, 1910
Age 38