MRS. FREDERIC SPEDDEN

New York Times

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TUXEDO PARK, N. Y., Feb. 10---Mrs. Margaretta C. Spedden died in her home here today after a brief illness. She was 78 years old. Mrs.Spedden was the widow of Frederic O. Spedden, who died two years ago. They had been prominent members of the Tuxedo colony since 1906. 

Mr. and Mrs. Spedden and their son, an only child, were survivors of the Titanic sinking.  Their son was killed a few years later by an automobile at their summer camp in Maine.

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Acknowledgements

Mark Baber

Citation

Encyclopedia Titanica (2005) MRS. FREDERIC SPEDDEN (New York Times, Saturday 11th February 1950, ref: #4377, published 29 January 2005, generated 1st August 2021 07:19:42 PM); URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/mrs-frederic-spedden.html