About John William Mellors
Mr John William Mellors
( Ecyclopedia Titanica gives the name William John)
- Age: 19 years
- Last Residence: at 9 Christchurch Terrace, Chelsea London London England
- Occupation: Salesman
- 2nd Class passenger
- First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
- Ticket No. 751 , £10 10s
- Destination: Richmond Country Club, Dongon Hills Long Island New York United States
- Rescued (boat B)
- Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912
Mr William John Mellors, 19, an unmarried salesman from London, England, boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a second class passenger. To reach his destination New York, he bought ticket number SW/PP 751 for £10 10s.
Mr Mellors survived the sinking by swimming to Collapsible B. After over two hours he was rescued by Officer Lowe and finally picked up by the Carpathia.
After arriving in New York, he went to his cousin, Mr Hale, at Richmond Country Club, Donganhills, Staten Island (400 West 57th Street, New York). His father lived at 8 Christ Church Terrace, Chelsea, London.