Photo: © Bob Knuckle, Dundas, Ontario, Canada).
Mr J. Brown, of 2 Russell Street, Southampton, died in the sinking. His body
was recovered by the Mackay-Bennett
(#267) and was buried at Fairview
Cemetary, Halifax, Nova Scotia on 6 May, 1912.
NO. 267 - MALE - ESTIMATED AGE, 34 - HAIR, DARK AND BLACK MOUSTACHE
CLOTHING - Blue suit; combination grey shirt.
EFFECTS - A purse; 2 foreign coins; comb; B. S. Union Book No.
FIREMAN. - NAME - J. BROWN,
2 Russell Street
White Star Line (1912.) Record of Bodies and Effects (Passengers and Crew
S.S. "Titanic") Recovered by Cable Steamer "MacKay Bennett"
Including Bodies Buried at Sea and Bodies Delivered at Morgue in Halifax,
N.S. Details compiled from records of the "Mackay-Bennett". Public Archives
of Nova Scotia, Halifax, N.S., Manuscript Group 100, Vol. 229, No. 3d, Accession
1976-191, c. Friday May 3, dark purple card covers, initial page entitled, Key
to accompanying List showing how bodies have been disposed of:, probably printed
in Halifax, N.S., 76 pp., unpaged, Body No. 1 to 306 inclusive: annotated in red
ink below each body's data with burial permit and cemetery data, and with two
extra typed pages added for the Minia, Montmagny and Algerine;
Body Nos. 307 to 324 inclusive, Nos. 326 to 329 inclusive and No. 330 respectively.
United States Senate, Washington 1912. n° 806, Crew List
Bill Wormstedt, USA
Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mr John Brown
Age: 25 years
Marital Status: Single.
Last Residence: in Southampton Hampshire England
First Embarked: Southampton
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912).
Body recovered by: Mackay-Bennett (No. 267)
Buried: Fairview Lawn Cemetery Halifax Nova Scotia Canada on Monday 6th May 1912.
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