Mr William Neal Thomas Ford, 16, was the son of Edward and Margaret Ford. He worked as a post office messenger.
William boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a third class passenger, together with his mother and siblings. All were lost in the disaster. Their bodies, if recovered, were never identified.
References and Sources
Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55)
Names and Descriptions of British Passengers Embarked at the Port of Southampton, 10 April 1912 (PRO London, BT 27/780B)
Marriages, births, deaths and injuries that have occurred on board during the voyage (PRO London, BT 100/259-260)
Geoff Whitfield, UK
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Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mr William Neal Thomas Ford
Age: 16 years
Last Residence: in Rotherfield England
3rd Class Passengers
First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
Ticket No. 6608 , £34 7s 6d
Destination: Essex County United States
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912).
Body Not Recovered
Travelling Companions (on same ticket)
Mrs Margaret Ann Watson Ford
Miss Dollina Margaret Ford
Mr Edward Watson Ford
Miss Robina Maggie Ford
Mrs Eliza Johnston Aunt
Mr Andrew Emslie Johnston Uncle
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