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W. T. Stead

AKA William Thomas Stead

Born: 5-Jul-1849
Birthplace: Darlington, Durham, England
Died: 15-Apr-1912
Location of death: Atlantic Ocean
Cause of death: Accident - Drowning [1]
Remains: Missing

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Journalist

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Editor of the Pall Mall Gazette, 1883-89

[1] Died in the sinking of the RMS Titanic.

Father: William Stead (b. 23-Dec-1814, d. 13-Feb-1884)
Mother: Isabella Jobson (b. 18-Apr-1824, d. 20-Jul-1875)
Wife: Emma Lucy Wilson (d. 1932, until his death, four sons, two daughters)
Son: William (b. 13-Mar-1874, d. 14-Dec-1907)
Son: Henry (b. 31-Oct-1875, d. 10-Dec-1923)
Son: Alfred (b. 1877, d. 13-Sep-1933)
Daughter: Emma Wilson (b. 23-Oct-1879, d. 1966)
Son: John Edward (b. 1883, d. 1949)
Daughter: Pearl (b. 1889, d. 1973)

    High School: Silcoates School, Wakefield

    Review of Reviews
    Pall Mall Gazette Editor (1883-89)
    Pall Mall Gazette Assistant Editor (1880-83)
    Darlington Northern Echo Editor (1871-80)

Author of books:
The Truth about Russia (1888)
If Christ Came to Chicago! (1894)
The United States of Europe on the Eve of the Parliament of Peace (1899)
Mrs. Booth (1900)
The Americanization of the World, Or, the Trend of the Twentieth Century (1902)
Real Ghost Stories (1905)

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