Mr Alexander Oskar Holverson
Mr Alexander Oskar Holverson, 42, was born 2 October 1869 (1).
A resident of New York City, he boarded the Titanic at Southampton, as a first class passenger, with his wife Mary (ticket number 113789, £52).
Mr Holverson died in the sinking, his body was later recovered by the MacKay Bennett (#38).
The body was delivered to H. T. Holverson, of Alexandria Minnesota and forwarded to New York on 1 May 1912.
The Titanic disaster was not remembered on the Holverson tombstone at the Woodlawn Cemetery in the Bronx, New York. Mary Holverson simply had her husband's dates inserted above her own on their shared grave:
Articles and Stories
References and Sources
Record of Bodies and Effects (#38)
CreditsJeffrey Kern, USA
Michael A. Findlay, USA
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Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mr Alexander Oskar Holverson
Born: Saturday 2nd October 1869
Age: 42 years (Male)
Last Residence: in New York City New York United States
1st Class Passengers
First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
Ticket No. 113789 , £52
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912).
Body recovered by: Mackay-Bennett (No. 38)
Buried: Woodlawn Cemetery New York City New York United States
Travelling Companions (on same ticket)