Hugh Roscoe Rood

Mr Hugh Roscoe Rood

Mr Hugh Roscoe Rood was born on 23rg April 1873.

Rood and his wife made their home in Seattle, where he was vice president of the Pacific Creosotin Company.

They were in Paris when Mr Rood booked a single passage on the Titanic for a business trip to Nw York. Mrs Rood and her maid were to follow on another vessel. Rood boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a first class passenger (ticket number 113767, 50), he occupied cabin A-32.

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

After the disaster, Mrs Rood tried in vain to find any survivors who recalled seeing her husband on board the Titanic.

References and Sources

Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279])
Hermann Sldner (ed.) (2000) RMS Titanic: Passenger and Crew List 10 April 1912-15 April 1912. wie rger Verlag.

Articles and Stories

Mrs. Stoiber-Rood Denies Report Husband Is Alive

Denver Times  (1912) 

MRS. STOIBER-ROOD DENIES REPORT HUSBAND IS ALIVE

 
Seattle Man on Liner

The San Francisco Call  (1912) 

SEATTLE MAN ON LINER

 
General Information

GENERAL INFORMATION

 
Newspaper Cuttings

NEWSPAPER CUTTINGS

 
Denver Men And Women Among Titanic Passengers

Denver Times  (1912) 

DENVER MEN AND WOMEN AMONG TITANIC PASSENGERS

 
Lena Stoiber Rood Seeks Husband By Advertising

Denver Post  (1912) 

LENA STOIBER ROOD SEEKS HUSBAND BY ADVERTISING

 
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