Mr William Augustus Spencer

Mr William Augustus Spencer, 57, was born in New York on 7 January 1855.

A resident of Paris, Mr Spencer boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as a first class passenger (ticket number PC 17569, £146 10s 5d), together with his wife Marie Spencer.

Mr Spencer perished in the disaster. His body, if recovered, was nver identified.

There is a memorial stone for him at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York.


Courtesy of Michael A. Findlay, USA

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

References and Sources
Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279])

Pictures

Die Dreilinden, estate of the Spencers

DIE DREILINDEN, ESTATE OF THE SPENCERS

 
Die Dreilinden, property of the Spencers (1)

DIE DREILINDEN, PROPERTY OF THE SPENCERS (1)

 
Die Dreilinden, property of the Spencers (2)

DIE DREILINDEN, PROPERTY OF THE SPENCERS (2)

 

Articles and Stories

WILL OF LORILLARD SPENCER

New York Times  (1912) 

WILL OF LORILLARD SPENCER

 
MANY GIFTS TO CHARITY

New York Times  (1912) 

MANY GIFTS TO CHARITY

 
OBITUARY NOTES (1)

New York Times  (1913) 

OBITUARY NOTES (1)

 
MISS KATHERINE FORCE TO WED MAJOR SPENCER

New York Times  (1922) 

MISS KATHERINE FORCE TO WED MAJOR SPENCER

 
SPENCER CODICIL ADMITTED

New York Times  (1912) 

SPENCER CODICIL ADMITTED

 
TITANIC VICTIM'S ESTATE (2)

New York Times  (1914) 

TITANIC VICTIM'S ESTATE (2)

 
Titanic Legacy of a Paris Maid

Titanica!  (2014) 

TITANIC LEGACY OF A PARIS MAID

 
Death Notice of William A. Spencer

New York Times  (1912) 

DEATH NOTICE OF WILLIAM A. SPENCER

 
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    (2016) William Augustus Spencer Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #279, accessed 12th February 2016 04:12:15 PM)

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