The Eastland Crew

The table below contains key information about the crew members who were aboard the S. S. Eastland. You may search by name, portion of a name, or other keyword. You may also sort individual columns by clicking on the column headers. Click on the highlighted names with links to access photos, personal accounts, and premium content.


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Name Age Status M/F Ethnicity Cemetery Notes
survivor Baker, William M Baggage man 9 9 9 9
survivor Barrett, William M Deckhand 9 9 9 9
victim Bartlett, Edward S. 55 Married M American Montrose Bartender 9 9 9 9
victim Brennan, Joe 35 M Mt. Carmel Deckhand 9 9 9 9
survivor Canning, John M Waiter 9 9 9 9
survivor Carlson, Henry M Vegetable man 9 9 9 9
survivor Daniels, Thomas M Electrician 9 9 9 9
survivor Daly, John M Fireman 9 9 9 9
survivor Davis, Charles M Fireman/stoker 9 9 9 9
survivor Dibbell, Charles M. M Radio officer 9 9 9 9
survivor Elbert, John V. M Gauge tender 9 9 9 9
survivor Erickson, Joseph M. M Chief engineer 1 9 9 9
survivor Erickson, Peter 19 M Oiler 1 9 9 9
survivor Fisher, Delbert M First mate 9 9 9 9
survivor Fisher, Jay M Oiler 9 9 9 9
survivor Fisher, Peter M Second mate 9 9 9 9
survivor Flannigan, William M Deckhand 9 9 9 9
survivor Fuchs, Phillip M Firemen's messroom waiter 9 9 9 9
survivor Gadory, L. D. M Candy butcher 9 9 9 9
survivor Gordon, William M Wheelsman 9 9 9 9
survivor Green, Joseph M Coal passer 9 9 9 9
survivor Hamilton, Hugh M Mess waiter 9 9 9 9
survivor Hannill, Fred M Doll concession man 9 9 9 9
survivor Hanniwell, Sam M Second cook 9 9 9 9
survivor Harris, Harry M Cook 9 9 9 9
survivor Hessong, Lester T. M Oiler; Was off duty but on board 9 9 9
survivor Hicks, Robert Elliott 21 M Deckhand 9 9
survivor Junker, Halgar M Wireless operator; Had left his post on leave and was on the Steamer Alabama 9 9 9 9
survivor Kelley, James M Coal passer 9 9 9 9
survivor Lasser, Charles M Baggageman 9 9 9 9
survivor Lepper, Daniel M Baggageman 9 9 9 9
survivor Major, William B. M Dining room concession 9 9 9 9
survivor McCabe, Frank M Deckhand 9 9 9 9
survivor McKenzie, Robert M Coal passer 9 9 9 9
survivor Monger, George W. M Purser 9 9 9 9
survivor Novelli (Novella), Paul M Waiter 9 9 9 9
survivor Pedersen, Harry Married M Captain 9 9 9 9
survivor Ramond, Charles J. M Pantryman 9 9 9 9
survivor Rankin, Robert M Coal passer 9 9 9 9
survivor Shearer, Clyde M Water tender 9 9 9 9
survivor Silvernail, Charles F. M First assistant engineer 9 9 9 9
survivor Snow, Fred G. M Second assistant engineer 9 9 9 9
victim Stenson, James 21 Single M Mt. Carmel Assistant Purser 9 9 9 9
survivor Webber, Albert M Wheelsman 9 9 9 9
survivor Wycoff, Albert M Chief steward 9 9 9 9

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