Mr Rossmore Edward Abbott, 16, of Providence, Rhode Island boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a third class passenger together with his mother Rosa Abbott and brother Eugene.
As the Titanic took her final plunge Mrs Abbott and her two sons jumped from the deck, she managed to get into Collapsible A but the two boys were lost.
The body of Rossmore Abbott was recovered and was buried at sea on 24 April 1912
NO. 190 - MALE - ESTIMATED AGE, 22 - VERY FAIR
CLOTHING - Brown overcoat; grey pants; green cardigan; blue jersey; black boots.
EFFECTS - Watch; chain and fob, with medal marked "Rossmore Abbott"; pocket book empty and two knives.
PROBABLY THIRD CLASS - NAME - ROSSMORE ABBOT
References and Sources
Record of Bodies and Effects: Passengers and Crew, S.S. Titanic (Public Archives of Nova Scotia)
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Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mr Rossmore Edward Abbott
Born: Friday 21st February 1896
Age: 16 years 1 months and 25 days.
Marital Status: Single.
Last Residence: in East Providence Rhode Island United States
3rd Class Passengers
First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
Ticket No. CA2673 , £20 5s
Destination: East Providence Rhode Island United States
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912).
Body recovered by: Mackay-Bennett (No. 190)
Buried: at Sea on Wednesday 24th April 1912.
Travelling Companions (on same ticket)
Mrs Rhoda Mary 'Rosa' Abbott
Mr Eugene Joseph Abbott
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