Patrick Joseph Bradley

Mr Patrick Joseph Bradley

Patrick Joseph Bradley

Mr Patrick Joseph Bradley was born in Springburn, Glasgow, Scotland in 1873.  The son of Irish parents John Bradley (born Armagh 1836-died ?1909) and Eliza (born Eliza Brawley in 1836)1.

By the age of 7 he had moved with the family to Jarrow where his father worked as a butcher at 104 Grange Road. Ten years later his father was working as a dock labouruer in Liverpool while Patrick was listed in the census as a 'Scaler'.2

In 18963, in Southampton, he married Agnes Louisa Noyce (born Southampton 1879). Together they would have four children4.

In the 1911 census the family were living at 4 Greens Court, East Street, Southampton.  Bradley's occupation was, "Ship's fireman: White Star Line".

When he signed onto the Titanic he gave the same address.  He had previously worked on the American Line's SS New York.

He died in the sinking and Agnes was left with their 3 surviving children. His body was never recovered.
 
Agnes remarried in 1917 to Albert Victor Tugby (1888-1946).  She died in Southampton in 1938.

Notes

  1. He had 5 siblings: Mary Ann (born 1861), Sarah (born 1865), Rose Ann (born 1871), Theresa (born 1876) and Bernard (1879-1955)
  2. 1881 Census;1891 Census
  3. GRO Index: Southampton, Sep 1896 2c 83
  4. Agnes' birth was registered in Southampton, one census gives her birthplace as Wiltshire.  Eliza Elizabeth (1897-1943), Rosina (1900-1991), Richard (1901-1902) and Alice (1904-1980).

References and Sources

United States Senate, Washington 1912. n° 806, Crew List
Donald Hyslop, Alastair Forsyth and Sheila Jemima (1997) Titanic Voices: Memories from the Fateful Voyage, Sutton Publishing, Southampton City Council. ISBN 0 7509 1436 X
General Register Office, Index of Births Marriages and Deaths
British Censuses 1881-1911
England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966

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