Arthur Larned Ryerson

Mr Arthur Larned Ryerson

Arthur Larned Ryerson

Mr Arthur Larned Ryerson, 61, from Haverford, PA, USA boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg (ticket number 17608, price 262 7s 6d) with his wife Mrs Emily Ryerson and their children Emily Borie Ryerson, John Borie Ryerson and Suzette Parker Ryerson. Their eventual destination was Cooperstown, NY. Mrs Ryerson also brought her maid Miss Victorine Chaudanson.

The family were hurrying back to America after learning of the death of their son Arthur Ryerson jr. (see below). Another child Ellen Ryerson (later Mrs Salvatore) was not aboard the Titanic. She died in New York in 1973.

Unknown to Arthur was the presence on the Titanic of a distant (4th) cousin. William Edwy Ryseron worked as a steward in the dining saloon.

Arthur Ryerson was lost in the sinking, his body, if recovered, was never identified.

References and Sources

Freeman''s Journal (Cooperstown, New York), April 10, 1912, Obituary of Arthur Larned Ryerson jr.

Credits
Dick von Briesen
Phillip Gowan, USA

Pictures

Arthur Ryerson

(1912) 

ARTHUR RYERSON

 

Articles and Stories

Chicago Widow Sends Plane for Bridegroom But Gale Delays 9,000-Mile Race to Altar

New York Times  (1927) 

CHICAGO WIDOW SENDS PLANE FOR BRIDEGROOM BUT GALE DELAYS 9,000-MILE RACE TO ALTAR

 
Marriage Announcement

New York Times  (1915) 

MARRIAGE ANNOUNCEMENT

 
Death Notice of Arthur L. Ryerson, Jr.

New York Times  (1912) 

DEATH NOTICE OF ARTHUR L. RYERSON, JR.

 
Bound Brook Interest in the Wreck

Chronicle  (1912) 

BOUND BROOK INTEREST IN THE WRECK

 
BARBER THROWN FROM TITANIC AS IT SANK

North American  (1912) 

BARBER THROWN FROM TITANIC AS IT SANK

 
JERSEY PEOPLE WHO HAD RELATIVES ON BOARD

Daily Home News  (1912) 

JERSEY PEOPLE WHO HAD RELATIVES ON BOARD

 
VICTOR SALVATORE, SCULPTOR, IS DEAD

New York Times  (1965) 

VICTOR SALVATORE, SCULPTOR, IS DEAD

 
Family Information

FAMILY INFORMATION

 
ART SHOW OPENS AT COOPERSTOWN

New York Times  (1933) 

ART SHOW OPENS AT COOPERSTOWN

 
MRS. S. BEACH COOKE

New York Times  (1960) 

MRS. S. BEACH COOKE

 
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