Mr Herbert Henry Hilliard

Mr Herbert Henry Hilliard, 44, was born in Teddington, Surrey, England on 29 June 1867 the son of John Henry and Frances Ann (née Lusty) Hilliard.

He married Sarah Curtis in Thanet, England, in 1888. The couple had at least five children; Francis Sydney Herbert, born in Hunters Fristell, Kent, England, on 27 August 1888; Daisy Louise, 9 June 1890, Elsie Frances, 26 March 1894, Walter George, 18 October 1904 and Gertrude Mary, 8 June 1907; the last four in Massachusetts.

Mr Hilliard was a buyer for dry goods firm the Jordan Marsh Company in Boston along with Timothy J. McCarthy and lived at Hichborn Street, Brighton, Massachusetts.

He and Mr McCarthy boarded the Titanic at Southampton as first class passengers. They held ticket number 17463 (£51, 17s, 3d), and shared cabin E-46.

Hilliard died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.

References and Sources

Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279]).

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