Miss Sara Rebecca Compton
Miss Sara Rebecca Compton, 39, was born on 30 April 1872.
Sara, her mother Mary and brother Alexander boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as first class passengers. Sara occupied cabin E-49.
Mary and Sara were rescued in lifeboat 14.
Sara Compton never married, and spent much of her retirement near the New Jersey coastline. She died on 16 June 1952.
Articles and Stories
References and Sources
Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York;
CreditsMichael A. Findlay, USA
Craig Stringer, UK
Geoff Whitfield, UK
Link and cite this page
(2013) Sara Rebecca Compton Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #78, accessed 5th December 2013 10:57:17 AM) URL : http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-survivor/sara-rebecca-compton.html
Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Miss Sara Rebecca Compton
Born: Tuesday 30th April 1872
Age: 39 years (Female)
Marital Status: Single.
Last Residence: in Lakewood New Jersey United States
1st Class Passengers
First Embarked: Cherbourg on Wednesday 10th April 1912
Ticket No. 17756 , £83 3s 2d
Cabin No.: E49
Rescued (boat 14)
Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912
Died: Monday 16th June 1952