Mrs Edith Graham (née Junkins)
Mrs William Thompson Graham (Edith Ware Junkins) was born on 6 December 1863.
A resident of Greenwich, Connecticut, Mrs Graham was the wife of a leading industrialist W. T. Graham, founder of the Dixie Cup Company.
She boarded the Titanic at Southampton with her daughter Margaret; she occupied cabin C-91 (ticket number17582, £153 9s 3d).
According to a newspaper interview the two ladies were helped to the lifeboats by Washington Roebling and Howard B. Case.
Mother and daughter were rescued in lifeboat 3.
Edith died in Greenwich, Connecticut on 29 December 1924. She was buried at Putnam Cemetery, Greenwich, Connecticut.
References and Sources
Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York;
Philip Hind (Editor)
Pat Cook, USA
Phillip Gowan, USA
Hermann Söldner, Germany
Craig Stringer, UK
Geoff Whitfield, UK
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