William Augustus Spencer

Mr William Augustus Spencer

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

References and Sources

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

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

Pictures

Die Dreilinden, estate of the Spencers

DIE DREILINDEN, ESTATE OF THE SPENCERS

 
Die Dreilinden, property of the Spencers

DIE DREILINDEN, PROPERTY OF THE SPENCERS

 
Die Dreilinden, property of the Spencers

DIE DREILINDEN, PROPERTY OF THE SPENCERS

 

Articles and Stories

MANY GIFTS TO CHARITY

New York Times  (1912) 

MANY GIFTS TO CHARITY

 
TITANIC VICTIM'S ESTATE

New York Times  (1914) 

TITANIC VICTIM'S ESTATE

 
OBITUARY NOTES

New York Times  (1913) 

OBITUARY NOTES

 
WILL OF LORILLARD SPENCER

New York Times  (1912) 

WILL OF LORILLARD SPENCER

 
SPENCER CODICIL ADMITTED

New York Times  (1912) 

SPENCER CODICIL ADMITTED

 
Death Notice of William A. Spencer

New York Times  (1912) 

DEATH NOTICE OF WILLIAM A. SPENCER

 
Titanic Legacy of a Paris Maid

Titanic Research  (2014) 

TITANIC LEGACY OF A PARIS MAID

 
MISS KATHERINE FORCE TO WED MAJOR SPENCER

New York Times  (1922) 

MISS KATHERINE FORCE TO WED MAJOR SPENCER

 
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    (2014) William Augustus Spencer Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #279, accessed 23rd October 2014 04:48:36 AM)

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