Mr Thomas Ferguson Baxter
Mr Thomas Ferguson Baxter was born in Edinburgh, Scotland on 10 August 1856 the son of David Baxter and Elizabeth Ferguson, 48, signed on to the Titanic as F. Baxter, he gave his address as Atherley Rd, Southampton.
Baxter died in the sinking, his body was later recovered by the cable ship Mackay-Bennett.
According to the burial records he was interred at Mount Olivet Cemetery on 6 May 1912. However his grave lies today at Fairview Lawn Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia.
References and Sources
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. (#235)
CreditsPeter Engberg, Sweden
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Titanic Passenger and Crew Summary
Name: Mr Thomas Ferguson Baxter
Born: Sunday 10th August 1856 in Edinburgh Scotland
Age: 55 years 8 months and 5 days. (Male)
Marital Status: Married.
Last Residence: in Southampton Hampshire England
Occupation: Linen Steward
First Embarked: Southampton
Died in the Titanic disaster (15th April 1912).
Body recovered by: Mackay-Bennett (No. 235)
Buried: Fairview Lawn Cemetery Halifax Nova Scotia Canada on Monday 6th May 1912.