We all know that the R.M.S. Titanic set sail on her maiden voyage from Southampton, England on April 10[SUP]th[/SUP], 1912 bound for New York via Cherbourg, France and Queenstown (now Cobh), Ireland, and that she struck an iceberg on April 14[SUP]th[/SUP] at 11:40 pm and sank two hours and forty minutes later on April 15[SUP]th[/SUP] at 2:20 am, with the loss of 1,496 lives and 712 saved. But what we don’t know is some of the passengers and what kind of lives they led, before and after the Titanic disaster. Canada has many connections to the Titanic; Toronto being one of many cities that can lay claim to that fact, as five survivors of the disaster are buried in this city. This article will explore the lives of five people that were aboard the Titanic, during that fateful maiden and only voyage of the great ship.