Mr Iisakki Äijö Nirva, 41, was born on 24 December, 1870. He was a farmer living in Kauhajoki, Western Finland with his wife: Maija-Liisa Salomonintytär and five children: Sigrid Maria, Jaakko Salomon, Hilda Justina, Feeliks Antero, Viljo Iisakki.
Iisakki Nirva had sold his farm and was emigrating to Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. He boarded the Titanic at Southampton with Nikolai Erland Kallio, Matti Mäenpää and Matti Rintamäki.
None of the group survived. Iisakki 's widow received £250 in compensation. His body was never found.
Claes-Göran Wetterholm (1988, 1996) Titanic, Rabén, Stockholm.
Leif Snellman, Helsinki, Finland