John Edward Maguire

Mr John Edward Maguire

Mr John Edward Maguire, 30, was born on 7 February 1882.

Maguire was a salesman for the Dunbar Pattern Co. of Brockton. Two years before, in 1910, he had been in charge of the Brockton Lodge.

He and his friends George Quincy Clifford and Walter Chamberlain Porter travelled for Europe on 20 Febuary 1912, leaving from Boston on the Megantic. After touring England and other parts of Europe Maguire was returning home from his first trip abroad.

All three boarded the Titanic at Southampton as first class passengers. Maguire held ticket no. 110469 (26) and occupied cabin C-108.

Maguire died in the sinking, his body, if recovered, was never identified.

References and Sources

Boston Daily Globe (Massachusetts), (morning edition), 16 April 1912, p.4
Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279])

Credits
Hermann Sldner, Germany
Craig Stringer, UK
Geoff Whitfield, UK

Articles and Stories

TWO U.C. MEN LOST IN WRECK OF TITANIC

San Francisco Bulletin  (1912) 

TWO U.C. MEN LOST IN WRECK OF TITANIC

 
Shock of Disaster Kills Woman

New York Times  (1912) 

SHOCK OF DISASTER KILLS WOMAN

 
Brockton And Stoughton Men Aboard Titanic

Brockton Daily Enterprise  (1912) 

BROCKTON AND STOUGHTON MEN ABOARD TITANIC

 
INSURED FOR $110,000

New York Times  (1912) 

INSURED FOR $110,000

 
SHOCK OF LOSS PROVES FATAL

Worcester Evening Gazette  (1912) 

SHOCK OF LOSS PROVES FATAL

 
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