Mr Robert Couper
Mr Robert Couper was born in Southampton on 27th March 1882.1
In later 1910 he married Emily Alice Westbury (1886-1963). They lived at 101 Dukes Road, Southampton.2
When he signed-on to the Titanic, on 6 April 1912, he gave his address as 101 Dukes Road (Southampton). Prior to joining the Titanic he had served on the Olympic. As a Fireman he received £6 per month. He came aboard at 6 a.m. on 10 April.
Couper was rescued (possibly in lifeboat 3).
He died on the 31st December 1941 at Southampton Docks.
References and Sources
United States Senate, Washington 1912. n° 806, Crew List
Michael Poirier, USA
Link and cite this page
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Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mr Robert Couper
Born: Monday 27th March 1882 in Southampton Hampshire England
Age: 30 years and 19 days. (Male)
Marital Status: Married.
Last Residence: at 101 Dukes Road Southampton Hampshire England
Last Ship: Olympic
First Embarked: Southampton on Saturday 6th April 1912
Rescued (boat 3)
Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912
Died: Wednesday 31st December 1941