Those Who Narrowly Missed

The table below contains key information about the people who had tickets to the picnic but did not board the S. S. Eastland or narrowly missed attending the excursion/picnic. 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 Relationship Note Employee Picture Story Premium Content
Amrbosino, Vitaliano 25 Married M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Ambrosino, Christina 25 Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Ambrosino, Mario 5 Single M 1 9 9 9 9 9
Baruch, Josephine Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Baruch, Stanley Single M 1 9 1 9 9 9
Bergmann, Adolf A. Single F 9 1 9 9 9 9
Beverley, Bernard John Married M 9 1 1 1 1 9
Beverley, Elizabeth Married F 9 9 9 1 1 9
Biehl, Emily Bechman (Mrs. Frederick) 18 Married F 1 9 1 1 1 9
Blaha, Charles 30 Married M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Blaha, Antoinette Fiala (Mrs. Charles) Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Bonkalski, Gertrude 23 Single F 9 9 1 9 9 9
Brown, Grover James 30 Married M 1 1 1 1 1 9
Brown, Walter M 1 9 9 1 1 9
Burns, Loretta 22 Single F American 9 9 1 1 1 9
Clements, Alice Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Corcoran, Elizabeth F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Czarnicke, John M 9 9 9 9 9 9
DeCicco, Rose 20 Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
DeCicco, Philomena 18 Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
DeCicco, Daniel 16 Single M 1 9 9 9 9 9
Dewbray, Sam Married M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Dewbray, Mrs. Sam Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Dietz, Walter 22 Single M 1 9 9 9 9 9
Doyen, Emil 35 Married M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Doyen, Mary (Mrs. Emil) 33 Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Doyen, Irma 2 Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Doyle, Edward 28 Single M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Dzuibinski, Mary Single F 1 9 1 9 9 9
Dzuibinski, Peter M 1 9 9 9 9 9
Emerson, Florence F 9 9 1 9 9 9
Farrell, James M 9 9 9 9 9 9
Fikerle, Alma Heise Married F 9 9 9 1 1 9
Fitzgerald, William Walter 16 Single M 1 9 9 1 1 9
Franke, Herman Married M 9 9 9 9 9 9
Franke, Elsie (Mrs. Herman) Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Fuller, Verna Louise Married F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Garner, Friederika Suess 31 Married F 1 9 9 1 1 9
Gaver, Franklin P. M 1 9 9 9 9 9
Gay, Anna Agnes 21 Single F 9 9 1 1 1 9
Gierman, Herman Engaged M 1 9 9 1 1 9
Golder, Arthur M 1 9 9 9 9 9
Golder, James Henry 16 M 1 9 9 9 9 9
Greene, Clark R. Single M 9 9 1 9 1 9
Grutzius, Anna Single F 1 9 9 1 1 9
Halas, George 20 Single M 1 9 1 1 1 9
Hanyzewski, Jennie Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Hefele, Frank Married M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Hefele, Anna (Mrs. Frank) Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Hefele, Josephine 19 Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Hefele, Katherine 16 Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Heine, Sophie Single F 1 9 9 1 1 9
Herney (Horney), John 16 Single M 9 9 9 9 9 9
Hofmeister, Hattie Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Hojnacki, Joseph Married M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Janecek, Joseph Married M 9 9 1 9 1 9
Janecek, Mrs. Joseph Married F 9 9 9 9 1 9
Janecek, Edward Single M 1 9 9 9 1 9
Janecek, Lillian Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Janecek, Marie .1 Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Kerr, Mr. Married M 9 9 9 9 9 9
Kerr, Mrs. Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Kolas, Bill Married M 9 9 9 1 1 9
Kolas, Bessie (Mrs. Bill) Married F 9 9 9 1 1 9
Krall, John 17 Single M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Kramer, Elfreida 19 Single F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Krivanec, Frank, Sr. Married M 9 1 9 1 1 9
Krivanec, Elizabeth (Mrs. Frank) Married M 9 1 1 1 1 9
Krivanec, Frank, Jr. 13 Single M 1 9 9 1 1 9
Krivanec, Florence 10 Single F 1 9 9 1 1 9
Krivanec, Paul 8 Single M 1 9 9 1 1 9
Krivanec, Eva 1 Single F 1 9 9 1 1 9
Krueger, Clara (Mrs. Erich) Married F 9 9 9 9 1 9
Krueger, Ella Single F 1 9 9 9 1 9
Kubiak, Frances 19 Single F 1 9 9 9 1 9
Larsen, Florence F 1 9 1 9 9 9
Larslowski (Lorek), Frances Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Lisy, Anton M 9 9 9 9 9 9
Lucas, Walter Single M 1 9 9 9 1 9
Malmros, Charles J. M 9 9 9 9 9 9
Meyer, Hugo Married M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Meyer, Anna (Mrs. Hugo) Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Moss, Theresa Mueller F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Mracek, Amelia Sophia 22 Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Mracek, Emil Single M 1 9 9 9 9 9
Mueller, Elizabeth 21 Engaged F 1 9 1 1 1 9
Nowak, Mrs. Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Nowak 3 Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Nulle, Malwin Single M 1 9 1 1 1 9
Ostrowski, John Married M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Ostrowski, Albina (Mrs. John) Married F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Peternell, Edward Single M 1 9 1 1 1 9
Peterson, Gladys Single F 1 9 9 9 1 9
Pisano, Salvatore .25 Single M 1 9 9 1 1 9
Pycz, Eleanor Victoria 17 Single F 1 9 9 1 1 9
Quinn, Daniel Married M 9 9 9 1 1 9
Quinn, Minnie (Mrs. Daniel) Married F 1 9 9 1 1 9
Quinn, Lauretta Single F 1 9 9 1 1 9
Reschke, Ewald 22 Single M 1 9 9 9 1 9
Rueckert, Josephine (Mrs. Leo, Sr.) Married F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Rueckert, Helen Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Ryan, Ellen (Nel) Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Ryan, Kate Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Sass, Otto Louis 27 M 9 9 1 1 1 9
Scharringhausen, Laura 19 Engaged F 1 9 1 1 1 9
Schletz, Elsie Single F 1 9 1 9 9 9
Sikokis, James 14 Single M 9 9 9 1 1 9
Simmonds, Edward Franklin 4 Single M 1 9 9 9 9 9
Sklenicka, Anna (Mrs. Jaroslav) Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Sklenicka, Bessie Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Sklenicka, Libby Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Sklenicka, George Single M 1 9 9 9 9 9
Smith, Harry M 1 9 9 9 9 9
Smoller, Rose Single F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Stejskal, Milada Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Strasser, Gertrude O. 15 Single F 9 9 1 9 9 9
Stritar, Mr. Married M 9 9 9 9 9 9
Stritar, Mrs. Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Stritar, Edward Single M 1 9 9 9 9 9
Stritar, Lillian Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Stritar, Marie Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Taft, Lucy F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Tanney, Robert J. Married M 9 9 9 9 9 9
Tanney, Mary (Mrs. Robert J.) Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Toppen, John 13 Single M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Torland, Earl B. Married M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Torland, Anna (Mrs. Earl B.) Married F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Torland, Eunice 7 Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Valchar, Michael M 1 9 9 9 9 9
Vosen, Valentine Single M 1 9 1 9 9 9
Vrtiak, Pavel (Paul) Married M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Vrtiak, Mary (Mrs. Pavel (Paul)) Married F 9 9 1 9 9 9
Vrtiak, Anna 2 Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Wanat, Helen Married F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Ward, Clifford James Married M 9 9 9 9 9 9
Ward, Esther Kirsop (Mrs. Clifford James) Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Ward, Esther Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Ward, Vivian Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Watson, William M 9 1 1 1 1 9
Wayer, Edward Single M 1 1 1 9 9 9
Weinert, Max Married M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Weinert, Mary Louise (Mrs. Max) Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Weinert, Maxine Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Weinert, Leola Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Weinert, Susan Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Whitcomb, Clara (Mrs. Frank) Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Wilson, Thomas Married M 9 9 1 9 9 9
Wilson, Viola (Mrs. Thomas) Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Witt, Theodore Married M 9 9 9 9 9 9
Witt, Lottie (Mrs. Theodore) Married F 9 9 9 9 9 9
Witt, Myrtle 11 Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Witt, Evelyn 8 Single F 1 9 9 9 9 9
Wood, George John, Sr. Married M 9 9 9 1 1 9
Wood, Robert Thomas 1.1 Single M 1 9 9 1 1 9
Zitt, William Single M 1 9 1 1 1 9
Zobac, Joseph M 1 9 1 1 1 9
Zobac, Violet 1.8 Single F 1 9 9 1 1 9
Zobac, Harold 0.5 Single M 1 9 9 1 1 9

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