Mr Edward Thomas Stone came originally from Cornwall. He gave his address as 91 Shirley Rd, Southampton. Stone died in the sinking, his body was recovered (#243) by the Mackay-Bennett and was buried at Fairview Lawn Cemetery, Halifax, N.S.
© Bob Knuckle, Dundas, Ontario, Canada.
NO. 243. - MALE. - ESTIMATED AGE, 30. - HAIR, DARK.
CLOTHING - Black cloth overcoat; steward's coat; vest and pants; pajamas; "Stone" on trousers.
EFFECTS - Gold snake ring; two knives; ship's keys, marked '2nd Stateroom'; button hook.
TATTOO - On left arm; Japanese dragon; on right am, American flag and clasped hands.
243 Male - Estimated age, 24.
Height, 5ft. 7in. Weight, 145lbs.
Hair, dark. Clean shaven.
Tattooed on left arm, Chinese dragon; on right arm; American flag and clasped hands.
Buried at Fairview Lawn Cemetery, Halifax, N. S.
Wore black cloth overcoat; steward's vest and trousers marked "Stone." Effects included gold double-headed snake ring; ship's keys marked second staterooms E 99 - 107.
References and Sources
White Star Line (1912.) Record of Bodies and Effects (Passengers and Crew S.S. "Titanic") Recovered by Cable Steamer "MacKay Bennett"
Steve Coombes, UK
Chris Dohany, USA
Brian Ticehurst, UK
Bill Wormstedt, USA
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Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mr Edward Thomas Stone
Age: 30 years
Married to: Violet Alice
Last Residence: at 91 Shirley Road Southampton Hampshire England
Occupation: Bed Room Steward
Last Ship: New York
First Embarked: Southampton
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912).
Body recovered by: Mackay-Bennett (No. 243)
Buried: Fairview Lawn Cemetery Halifax Nova Scotia Canada on Monday 6th May 1912.
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