Mrs Juliette Marie Louise Laroche (née Lafargue)
Mrs Joseph Laroche (Juliette Marie Louise Lafargue), 22, was born in Paris on born 20 October 1889 the daughter of widower Monsieur Lafargue, a wine seller of Villejuif, France.
She boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg with her husband Joseph and daughters Louise and Simonne. Juliette was pregnant at the time of the disaster
Joseph died in the sinking but his family were saved, possibly in lifeboat 14.
She died in Paris, France on 10 January 1980.
Articles and Stories
1. Joseph LeMercier Laroche, Jr. was born 17 December 1912, he married to a Mlle Claudine _?. He died 17 January 1987. Claudine LaRoche is still living in the Paris area. She and Joseph had several children who are the only living descendants of this family.
References and Sources
Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55)
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
Judith Geller (1998) Titanic: Women and Children First. Haynes. ISBN 1 85260 594 4
CreditsGeorge Behe, USA
Phillip Gowan, USA
Olivier Mendez, France
Link and cite this page
(2013) Juliette Marie Louise Laroche Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #487, accessed 5th December 2013 03:16:53 PM) URL : http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-survivor/juliette-laroche.html
Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mrs Juliette Marie Louise Laroche (née Lafargue)
Born: Sunday 20th October 1889
Age: 22 years (Female)
Married to: Joseph
Last Residence: in Paris France
2nd Class Passengers
First Embarked: Cherbourg on Wednesday 10th April 1912
Ticket No. 2123 , £41 11s 7d
Destination: Cap Haitien Haiti
Rescued (boat 14)
Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912
Died: Thursday 10th January 1980