Miss Virginia Ethel Emanuel

Miss Virginia Ethel Emmanuel, 5, boarded the Titanic at Southampton with her Nurse Miss Elizabeth Dowdell who was escorting her to her grandparents home in New York, NY. Her step-father had deserted her and her mother who was, according the New York American, the Opera singer Estelle Emanuele

They shared a third class cabin with Amy Stanley.

Ms Dowdell and Miss Emmanuel were rescued in lifeboat 13.

An insurance claim (number B158) for property worth $547.75 was filed by her grandfather Samuel J. Weill.

Credits
Brian Ticehurst, UK

References and Sources
New York American

Articles and Stories

TITANIC SURVIVORS TELL DRAMATIC STORY OF SEA'S GREATEST DISASTER IN HISTORY

Hudson Dispatch  (1912) 

TITANIC SURVIVORS TELL DRAMATIC STORY OF SEA'S GREATEST DISASTER IN HISTORY

 
HUDSON COUNTY SURVIVORS TELL OF SEA TRAGEDY

Jersey Journal  (1912) 

HUDSON COUNTY SURVIVORS TELL OF SEA TRAGEDY

 
RESCUED UNION HILL GIRL'S STORY

Jersey Journal  (1912) 

RESCUED UNION HILL GIRL'S STORY

 
MOTHER AND CHILD SAVED AT VERY LAST

Jersey Journal  (1912) 

MOTHER AND CHILD SAVED AT VERY LAST

 
HARROWING TALE OF SCENES ON TITANIC BY MISS DOWDELL

Hudson Dispatch  (1912) 

HARROWING TALE OF SCENES ON TITANIC BY MISS DOWDELL

 
american red cross emergency and relief booklet (1)

(1913) 

AMERICAN RED CROSS EMERGENCY AND RELIEF BOOKLET (1)

 
UNION HILL WOMAN SAYS BAND DIDN'T PLAY ON TITANIC

Hudson Observer  (1912) 

UNION HILL WOMAN SAYS BAND DIDN'T PLAY ON TITANIC

 
Insurance Claim (1)

INSURANCE CLAIM (1)

 
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