Amalie Gieger

Miss Amalie Gieger

Miss Amalie Henriette Gieger 1, 35, was born in Königsberg (now Kaliningrad), Prussia, Germany. A sister, Bertha Gieger, lived at 18 Elisabeth Strasse, Bromberg i. Posen (now Bydgoszcz, Poland).

She boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as maid to Mrs George Dunton Widener. Her ticket number was 113503 (Wideners). Mrs Widener and Miss Gieger were rescued in Lifeboat 4.

Notes
1. Often listed as "Emily Geiger". List or Manifest... and other ship's maifests list her as "Amalie Gieger".

References and Sources

Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279]).
List or Manifest of Alien Passengers for the United States Immigration Officer At Port of Arrival (Date: 18th-19th June 1912, Ship: Carpathia) - National Archives, NWCTB-85-T715-Vol. 4183.

Credits
Hermann Söldner, Germany

Articles and Stories

WIDENER WAS HEROIC TO END, SAYS FRIEND

Washington Times  (1912) 

WIDENER WAS HEROIC TO END, SAYS FRIEND

 
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