ALLISON FAMILY

836 items found relating to : Allison Family

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Milwaukee Journal
BABY ONLY ONE LEFT OF ALLISON FAMILY
19th April 1912
Mr. and Mrs. Allison and Young Daughter Go Down with 1,000 Others on Titanic...
Milwaukee Journal
MILWAUKEE GIRL LOST
17th April 1912
Mrs. Hudson J. Allison, Former High School Girl, Not on Titanic's Rescued List...
Milwaukee Journal
VICTIM OF TITANIC DISASTER, BELIEVED LOST, MAY BE ALIVE
4th September 1940
Montreal, Que.—(AP)—A Montreal family was stirred Wednesday by the prospect that Lorraine Allison, long believed to have been drowned in the Titanic disaster of 1912, still is alive and living in Berkley, Mich., as Mrs. Lawrence Kra...
Chicago Tribune
CHILD FEARED LOST ON TITANIC REPORTED LIVING IN MICHIGAN
5th September 1940
Montreal, Que., Sept. 4 (AP)--A Montreal family was stirred today by the prospect that Lorraine Allison, long believed to have been drowned in the Titanic disaster of 1912, still is alive and residing in Berkley, Mich., as Mrs. Laurence K...
PERISHES WITH BABE
Unidentified Newspaper
PERISHES WITH BABE
April 1912
Mrs Hudson Allison and baby Mrs. Allison, with her husband, two children and sister, were passengers on the Titanic.  Mrs Allison and her family were bound for their home in Milwaukee after a happy Europea...
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
BABY OF TEN MONTHS AMONG THE RESCUED
19th April 1912
Infant and Nurse Sole Survivors of family on the Titanic...
Milwaukee Journal
CLUE TO TITANIC SURVIVOR ROUSES KIN, FRIENDS HERE
6th September 1940
A possibility that Lorraine Allison, believed to have lost her life in the sinking of the Titanic in 1912, may be alive has stirred the interest of several Milwaukeeans who read an Associated Press item from Montreal, Que., in the Journal Thurs...
ALLISON WINDOW
 
ALLISON WINDOW

Stained glass window in the Hudson Allison homestead in Chesterville, Ontario. Note the JHA motif in the window. ...
ALLISON FAMILY HOME IN CHESTERVILLE, ONTARIO, CANADA
 
ALLISON FAMILY HOME IN CHESTERVILLE, ONTARIO, CANADA

 
1911 CENSUS - ALLISON FAMILY
1911
In the 1911 Canadian census, The Allison family are living at 464 Roslyn Avenue in Westmount, Quebec. Hudson's occupation is listed as "financial broker". He worked 40 hours a week and had life insurance at the time of the census. Bes...
BRAVE NURSE AND THE BABE SHE SAVED
New York Herald
BRAVE NURSE AND THE BABE SHE SAVED
24th April 1912
Nurse Cleaver, and the little baby Allison whom she saved from the wreck, in which Mr. and Mrs. Allison and their little daughter were drowned....
Montreal Daily Witness
YOUNGEST SURVIVOR OF THE TITANIC, GLEEFUL WITH FOSTER PARENTS
22nd April 1912
newspaper article...
THE ALLISON GRAVE IN MAPLE RIDGE CEMETERY, CHESTERVILLE, ONTARIO
 
THE ALLISON GRAVE IN MAPLE RIDGE CEMETERY, CHESTERVILLE, ONTARIO

Photograph and inscription of the Allison family grave at Maple Ridge Cemetery......
Chicago Daily Tribune
SHE WOULD NOT LEAVE HER HUSBAND AND WENT DOWN WITH TITANIC.
20th April 1912
newspaper aticle...
MRS ALLISON
Evening World
MRS ALLISON
22nd April 1912
MR AND MRS HUDSON ALLISON
 
MR AND MRS HUDSON ALLISON

GRAVE OF HUDSON J. C. ALLISON
 
GRAVE OF HUDSON J. C. ALLISON

LORAINE AND TREVOR ALLISON
 
LORAINE AND TREVOR ALLISON

MRS ALLISON WITH LORAINE AND TREVOR
 
MRS ALLISON WITH LORAINE AND TREVOR

GRAVE OF HUDSON TREVOR ALLISON
 
GRAVE OF HUDSON TREVOR ALLISON

MRS H. J. ALLISON
Chicago Daily Tribune
MRS H. J. ALLISON
20th April 1912
newspaper photo' of Bess Allison...
152 ABBEY ROAD
 
152 ABBEY ROAD

Site of the house where the Allison party stayed while in London ...
The Toronto World
THREE MONTREAL MEN---VICTIMS OF TITANIC TRAGEDY
17th April 1912
Mr. H. J. Allison, the junior member of the firm of Johnston, McConnell & Allison, financial brokers, was a young man in the early 30's, clean cut and ambitious.  His firm made remarkable progress during the past two or three years...
 
BESSIE ALLISON : GENERAL INFORMATION

Bess Waldo Daniels was the daughter of Arville F Daniels and Sarah J McCully. she had an older sister born in August 1883 called Mabel H Daniels. ...
New York Herald
NURSE ALICE CLEAVER
20th April 1912
The nurse, Miss Alice Cleaver, was up at the time of the crash, while the others were in bed. Alarmed by the shock, and wishing to find the cause, but not daring to leave the baby alone, she wrapped him in his carriage rug, and went up to the d...
New York Times
GUGGENHEIM CHANGE OF FAITH
3rd June 1908
Reports Don't Refer to Me, Says B. Guggenheim, Nor to the Family --- Benjamin Guggenheim, who arrived here yesterday from Europe on the Mauretania, said last night at the Hotel St. Regis in regard to published reports that membe...
ANDERS ANDERSSON, ANNA NYSTEN AND ERNST DANBOM WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS, 5 APRIL 1912
 
ANDERS ANDERSSON, ANNA NYSTEN AND ERNST DANBOM WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS, 5 APRIL 1912
5th April 1912
A goodbye photo of Anders Andersson (and family) Anna Nysten, Ernst Danbom (and family) and extended family and friends. Photo taken circa 5 April 1912, Kisa, Sweden...
PHOTOGRAPH OF THE NAKID FAMILY
Waterbury Republican
PHOTOGRAPH OF THE NAKID FAMILY
25th April 1912
A photograph of the Nakid family. The family escaped from the Titanic but the baby died soon after from meningitis....
THE HIPPACH FAMILY
 
THE HIPPACH FAMILY

From 'Sinking of the Titanic'...
Royal Cornwall Gazette
ST. AUSTELL
25th April 1912
The most impressive gathering was that at the Baptist Sunday School, with which the family of the late Mr. W. H. Nancarrow, one of the Mount Charles victims, was connected. As the children were being dismissed the members of the adult classes lined u...
Worcester Evening Gazette
SAFETY OF FORMER RESIDENTS OF WORCESTER CAUSES WORRY AMONG FRIENDS IN THIS CITY
17th April 1912
Believing that Charles Asplund and family, formerly of Worcester, were on board the ill-fated Titanic when it foundered., Charles E. Carlson of 193 Vernon street, left Worcester today for New York to make inquiries concerning the fate of the family, ...
 
FAMILY GRAVE (2)

Is mentioned on the family grave in Hollybrook Cemetery, Lordshill, Southampton A10 180. Inscription ''Lost at sea - SS Titanic 1912 aged 19 years''. ...
ANDREWS FAMILY PORTRAIT
 
ANDREWS FAMILY PORTRAIT
1895
Thomas Andrews or Tommie (to his friends and family) is sitting with his hands on his legs....
THE GOLDSMITH FAMILY, CIRCA 1911
Irish Independent
THE GOLDSMITH FAMILY, CIRCA 1911

Frank Goldsmith Snr, his wife Emily, Frank Junior, and the baby that died before the family embarked on the Titanic....
FAMILY PHOTO OF REV. ROBERT J. BATEMAN
 
FAMILY PHOTO OF REV. ROBERT J. BATEMAN

Family Photo of Rev. Robert J. Bateman...
CREESE FAMILY GRAVESTONE
 
CREESE FAMILY GRAVESTONE

Family Gravestone at Ford Park Cemetery, Plymouth, Devon. The grave is that of Henry Creese's parents, Charles and Jane Creese....
THE MAY FAMILY AWAIT NEWS
Daily Sketch
THE MAY FAMILY AWAIT NEWS
April 1912
The family of Arthur William May and his son, both crewmembers on the Titanic, await news of their fate....
GEORGE GREEN WITH HIS FAMILY
 
GEORGE GREEN WITH HIS FAMILY
1912
George Green and his family just before his Titanic voyage.  From Left to Right : Kathleen, George, Hilda, Theresa, Olive. ...
OLE MARTIN OLSON FAMILY PORTRAIT
 
OLE MARTIN OLSON FAMILY PORTRAIT
1898
Family portrait of Ole Martin Olson (c. 1898). Front row; Anna, holding Severen, Martha, Serena, Ole B. Back row: Julia, Joseph, Ole M....
The Westmeath Independent
MARGARET RICE ORIGINAL FAMILY PORTRAIT
23rd November 2011
Deirdre Verney
A poignant 100-year-old portrait of an Athlone mother and her five sons who all perished on the Titanic will go under the hammer in Dublin next month. The historic photograph of Margaret Rice, neé Norton, who originally hailed from Connolly Street, Athlone, and her five sons ranging in age from ten years of age to just two, is believed to have been taken in late 1911 or early 1912 at a local studio prior to their departure for America. Tragically, the entire family later perished in the infamous Titanic disaster on April 15, 1912....
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HODGE FAMILY INFORMATION

Charles Hodge (Snr. Asst. 3rd Engineer) was born in Plymouth, Devon in 1884. He was the son of Alfred and Emily Hodge. The 1891 census has the family living at 6 Princess Street in Plymouth and it was here that Charles' father ran his bakery ...
 
PHYLLIS QUICK : ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

QUICK, MISS PHYLLIS MAY. Saved in Lifeboat number 11. Born 27th July 1909. Died 15th March 1954, and was buried in the Mount Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Michigan, Section 20, lot 1542. Family stayed together in lifeboat, M...
LETTER RE: LAROCHE FAMILY
 
LETTER RE: LAROCHE FAMILY
14th May 1912
  Passenger Department 9 Rue Scribe, Paris. 14th. May, 1912 I the undersigned certify that the Laroche family, consisting of Mr. Joseph Laroche, Mrs. Laroche, Miss Simo...
 
POOK FAMILY INFORMATION

Percy Robert Pook was born in Torquay, Devon in 1876. His birth being registered at Newton Abbot in the June Quarter of that year. He was the son of Henry Pook (house decorator) and Kate (nee Manley) who had married at Torquay in early 1872....
Hudson Observer
MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR TITANIC VICTIM
23rd April 1912
Family of John Ashby of West Hoboken Abandon Hope for Him ---------- Until to-day the family of John Ashby, of West Hoboken, had some hope for his recovery, but are now convinced that there is no hope of him showing up alive, ...
BERTHE  LEROY WITH MEMBERS OF HER FAMILY
 
BERTHE LEROY WITH MEMBERS OF HER FAMILY
1905
Berthe Leroy (far left) at Charentilly (Touraine) with other members of her family....
 
EDWARD JAMES WILLIAM ROGERS (FAMILY RESEARCH)
2003
Edward James William Rogers was born on 9th September 1880, to Robert James Rogers and his wife Priscilla Susan (nee Bagley). His father was a bricklayer and the family lived at 3 Robert Street, North Woolwich. Edward JW was baptized on 3rd November ...
 
FAMILY MEMORIES

Family memories...
Chicago Tribune
MORGAN DINNER RECALLED
17th April 1912
Friendship of Family for Capt. Smith Causes Withdrawal of Invitations _______ N...
Journal
JOHN JOSEPH DIAPER-CREW
28th February 2010
Geoff Knight
Family historians uncover story of ‘lost’ Titanic survivor ...
Croydon Times
THORNTON HEATH FAMILY AMONG THE MISSING
20th April 1912
The loss of the Titanc has affected Croydon in at least one case, and that case a particularly pathectic one, it is believed that a whole Thornton Heath family has been lost, together with some relations who saild with them. Mr. and Mr...
New York Times
GREENWICH EXPECTED THE WEDDING
8th September 1911
Special to The New York Times --- GREENWICH, Conn., Sept. 7---The Rev. Percy Stickney Grant of New York came to Greenwich this evening and is the guest of J. H. FlagIer in North Street, where he has often visited this Sum...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
ELIZABETHANS ON BOARD BIG LINER TITANIC (3)
16th April 1912
[The preceeding paragrpahs of this article can be found through the summary pages for the Renouf/Jefferys family, the Carter family and the Peacock family, in that order.] From early this morning when the first dispatches began to come...
Chicago Tribune
THIRD TRAGEDY IN FAMILY
19th February 1925
The shooting marked the third tragedy in the Minahan family within recent years. N uncle, William E. Minahan, an attorney, perished when the steamship Titanic was sunk in 1912. And, according to reports from Green Bay, the boy’s mother was k...
Scottish Field
THE FIRST OFFICER OF THE TITANIC
April 1985
Graham Kirkpatrick
Captain William MacMaster Murdoch joined the Titanic from her sister ship the Olympic, of which he had also been First Officer. His family had been seafarers for generations. His father left his native Isle of Lewis and settled in Dalbeattie, Kirkcud...
Southern Daily Echo
TITANIC SURVIVOR CHARGED
23rd May 1912
Sent to Prison for Stealing a Watch At the Southampton Borough Police Court, this morning, before the Mayor (Councillor H. Bowyer, R. N. R.), and other magistrates. James Thompson, fireman of no fixed abode, ...
Worcester Telegram
MRS. CHARLES ASPLUND AND THREE CHILDREN ARE SAVED
18th April 1912
Her Husband and Two of Their Sons Are Believed to Be Among Those Lost on the Titanic, Though Names Sent Show Slight Varience Charles Asplund, formerly of Worcester, his son Carl, 6 years old, and a baby boy 2 years old, are pro...
MAJOR PEUCHEN AND HIS FAMILY
Toronto Daily Star
MAJOR PEUCHEN AND HIS FAMILY
23rd April 1912
Left to Right: Mr. Alan Peuchen, Mrs Peuchen, Major Peuchen, Miss Jessie Peuchen. When the New York Central Express was stalled a few miles outside Hamilton for two hours Saturday on account of a wreck ahead, Major Peuchen a...
KIRKLAND FAMILY GRAVESTONE
 
KIRKLAND FAMILY GRAVESTONE

Gravestone...
 
STONE FAMILY INFORMATION

Edmund Stone was born in Southampton in 1879. He was the son of William Stone (Railway Inspector) and Agnes Mary Jane Stone. In 1881 the UK Census has the family at 7 Brinton's Terrace, Southampton. With William and Agnes Stone were their 4 ...
Antioch News
DEATH OF ELSBURY POSITIVE
2nd May 1912
Dispatch From the White Star Line Says That Elsbury is Not a Survivor ALL HOPE IS ABANDONED Gurnee Man on Titanic Not Among Survivors--Family Now Compelled to Give up Hope. The last hope of the James El...
THE COLLYER FAMILY
Leatherhead Advertiser
THE COLLYER FAMILY
1912
Harvey Collyer, Charlotte Collyer and Marjorie Collyer...
 
ALLUM FAMILY INFORMATION

Owen George Allum was born in a village called Mabe near Falmouth, Cornwall in 1894. His father, William Allum (b.1865 Bray, Berkshire) was a gardener by occupation who had married Clara Alice Eggleton (b.1867 Jersey, CI) at Wokingham, Berkshi...
New York Times
ANCESTOR OF ROTHES SAVED A PRINCESS
23rd April 1912
Bit of Ancient Family History May Have Inspired the Countess-Oarswoman. --- "GRIP FAST," SAID RESCUER --- "Gin the Buckles Bide," Replied the Princess--Coat of Arms and Motto Derived from Incident --- By Marc...
Town and Country
AN ENGLISHMAN OF MUCH INTEREST
26th December 1906
Mr. Tyrell William Cavendish, the only son of the late Charles Tyrell Cavendish, who is the fiance of Miss Julie Siegel, is an Englishman of interest.  Very quietly Mr. and Mrs. Henry Siegel made the announcement of the engagement of Mr. Sieg...
 
HOLSWORTHY, DEVON - 1901 CENSUS
31st March 1901
John Adams, under his actual name, Richard May was at home with his family at the time of the 1901 Census. They were living at 'Burnard's House', a dwelling a few miles west of Holsworthy, Devon. The family present were - John M...
MEMORIAL TO THE LEFEBVRE FAMILY IN LIEVIN, FRANCE
 
MEMORIAL TO THE LEFEBVRE FAMILY IN LIEVIN, FRANCE
30th March 2002
Memorial erected by the Association Francaise du Titanic...
 
PENROSE FAMILY INFORMATION

John Poole Penrose was actually born in Mary Tavy near Tavistock, Devon in 1863. The 1881 census has John at home (aged 17) in Mary Tavy with his mother Betsy, step-father Mathew Northey, brother Matthew and various step- brothers and sisters....
 
PENNAL FAMILY INFORMATION

Thomas Frederick Pennal (to use his full and correct names) was known as Frederick and because of uncertainty with his surname, for example, he appears on the Titanic Engagement Sheet as F. Pumal (Ref. No 178, 1st Class Victualling Dept.) he has unti...
 
PARSONS FAMILY INFORMATION

Edward Parsons (Chief Storekeeper) was born in Barnstaple, North Devon in 1875. He was the son of James Hill Parsons and Rebecca. One of 6 children his siblings were Edith (b.1865 Bradworthy, Devon), Richard (b.1868 Exeter, Devon), James (b. ...
New York Times
ARRANGE ASTOR SETTLEMENT
16th August 1911
Will Set Aside Separate Fortune for Miss Force in Place of Dower --- Special to The New York Times --- NEWPORT, R. I., Aug. 15---Former Supreme Court Justice Henry A. Gildersleeve, representing Miss Madeleine TaImage Force...
 
CENSUS, NEWLYN, CORNWALL
1901
Robert Hichens, aged 19 is at home at St Peters Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall with his family. He is described as a fisherman. The family are listed as follows: Philip Hichens 45 Fisherman b. Newlyn Rebecca Hichens 39 b. Whitby, York...
 
WILLIAM GREENFIELDS ACCOUNT

William was involved in his Father's fur business and sailed to Russia once a year to purchase pelts. Blanche went with him this time to buy silk in Paris for the linings of the coats. William met his ...
 
FAMILY PLOT

LAROCHE FAMILY
 
LAROCHE FAMILY

THE GOODWIN FAMILY
 
THE GOODWIN FAMILY

THE GUGGENHEIM FAMILY
Munsey's Magazine
THE GUGGENHEIM FAMILY
June 1907
FAMILY GRAVE MARKERS
 
FAMILY GRAVE MARKERS

FAMILY PLOT MARKER
 
FAMILY PLOT MARKER

LUIGI GATTI AND FAMILY
 
LUIGI GATTI AND FAMILY

STEFFANSON FAMILY MAUSOLEUM
 
STEFFANSON FAMILY MAUSOLEUM

VAN BILLIARD FAMILY MONUMENT
 
VAN BILLIARD FAMILY MONUMENT

Photograph...
THE LAROCHE FAMILY
 
THE LAROCHE FAMILY
3rd May 1912
From 'Le Matin'...
Unidentified Newspaper
TIMOTHY J MCCARTHY TO BE BURIED TODAY
May 1912
A solemn high mass of requiem will be celebrated for the soul of Timothy J. McCarthy, who lost his life by the foundering of the Titanic....
New York Times
THE COUNTESS OF ROTHES (1)
16th April 1912
The Countess of Rothes is the wife of the nineteenth Earl of Rothes, head of one of the oldest families of Scotland, who in 1893 succeeded to the title. The peerage is one of the very few in the United Kingdom that possesses the right of descent in t...
MORGAN FAMILY PLOT MARKER
 
MORGAN FAMILY PLOT MARKER

SLOPER FAMILY PLOT MONUMENT
 
SLOPER FAMILY PLOT MONUMENT

ST BART'S CHURCH IN DAWPOOL (THURSTASTON)
 
ST BART'S CHURCH IN DAWPOOL (THURSTASTON)

A picture of St Bartholomew's Church in the Village of Thurstaston Wirral (Diocese of Chester), where my Wife and I where married many years ago. The Lychgate was erected in m...
Fulham Chronicle
TITANIC STEWARD WAS FULHAM MAN
26th April 1912
One of the stewards on the ill-fated Titanic was a Fulham man and fortunately he is among the saved. His name is Mr. Frank Morris, of 46 Delorne [sic] Street, Fulham Palace Road, and he came of a family long resident and well known in the borou...
DICK BISHOP AND FAMILY PASSPORT 1921
 
DICK BISHOP AND FAMILY PASSPORT 1921
1921
LOLA STERN : WILLIAM GREENFIELDS MOTHER IN LAW
 
LOLA STERN : WILLIAM GREENFIELDS MOTHER IN LAW

Lola Stern was born in Belgium c. 1878 to the largest diamond distributors in the world at the time. She married William Greenfields father-inlaw after his wife died - shortly after the ...
 
JACK POINGDESTRE'S CAREER

Jersey Address: 28 Old St. Johns Road, Jersey. In 1996 his family were still in business in Southampton - Baitdiggers and Fishing Tackle Dealers. Jack Poingdestre, whose parents lived at 28, Old St. John's ...
 
EDWARD HENRY BAGLEY (RESEARCH ABOUT HIS LIFE)
2003
Edward Henry Bagley was born to Edward Bagley and his wife Lucy Bagley (nee Longhurst) on the 4th March 1879. The family lived at 17 Wightman Street, Plaistow, London. His father worked as a labourer at a soap works, and by the time of the boy's bapt...
Chicago American
LOSES FAMILY BY WRECK
21st April 1912
Nels Paulsson, a Chicago man living at 940 Thompson street, had learned to-day that he had lost his wife and four little children in the Titanic disaster. Although he knew that his family had embarked on the boat he had delayed making inquiry...
New York Times
MEMORIAL NOTICE (5)
8th May 1912
GUGGENHEIM---At the first meeting of the Board of Directors of the Hebrew Technical Institute held since the sinking of the Titanic, the following resolutions were unanimously adopted: Whereas, We have learned with deep sorrow of the u...
New York Times
EMILY RYERSON CLARKE SUES FOR DIVORCE
3rd June 1932
RENO, Nev., June 2 *** Mrs. Emily Borlie Clarke brought suit for divorce on ground of cruelty against George Hyde Clarke, to whom she was married at Cooperstown, N. Y., on Oct. 23, 1915. Agreement has been made regarding custoday of the...
Bath Journal
FREDERICK GOODWIN AND HIS WIFE AND SIX CHILDREN
20th April 1912
MELKSHAM Frederick Goodwin and his wife and six children were on board. They had been living in Melksham for some years. Goodwin was a machine hand at the foundry, and about 40 years of age. The eldest of the children, a g...
 
FAMILY GRAVESTONE (8)

...Charles Frederick Morgan who was drowned on the S.S. Titanic... [L41]...
NEWTON, MASSACHSETTS FAMILY HOMESTEAD AND SITE OF EDWIN'S FUNERAL
 
NEWTON, MASSACHSETTS FAMILY HOMESTEAD AND SITE OF EDWIN'S FUNERAL

Titanic Review
NEW TITANIC BOOKS FOCUS ON CANADIAN CONNECTIONS
10th May 2012
Michael Poirier
The 100th anniversary has given us two books on Titanic's Canadian connections......
COMPTON FAMILY PLOT - MOUNT PLEASANT CEMETERY, NEWARK, NEW JERSEY
 
COMPTON FAMILY PLOT - MOUNT PLEASANT CEMETERY, NEWARK, NEW JERSEY

MAJOR ARTHUR PEUCHEN, WIFE, SON AND DAUGHTER
Philadelphia Bulletin
MAJOR ARTHUR PEUCHEN, WIFE, SON AND DAUGHTER
19th April 1912
ONE WHOLE FAMILY THAT ESCAPED FROM THE TITANIC ...
MOORE  FAMILY HEAD STONE, PUTNAM CEMETERY,  GREENWICH, NEW YORK
 
MOORE FAMILY HEAD STONE, PUTNAM CEMETERY, GREENWICH, NEW YORK
7th February 2004
 
FAMILY INFORMATION ABOUT ARTHUR PAINTIN, HIS WIFE AND CHILD

Alice and Arthur courted for four years before they married. Arthur had intended to come out of the merchant Navy in 1912 because Alice was pregnant, Titanic being his last planned voyage. He and Alice wanted to buy a small hotel in Ox...
The Sun (New York)
THE KELLYS ARE HERE
30th June 1912
Mother, Widowed by Titanic Disaster, Comes Here With 5 Children --- In the steerage of the White Star liner Baltic, which arrived yesterday, came Mrs. Katy Kelly and her family of five. The family is Katy, 18 years...
 
CHARLES VALENTINE CLARKE

Charles was born on St Valentine’s Day in 1883. His parents were Harry Clarke and his wife Jane Emma (nee Hall). He was born in Cosham, (which was in the district of Widley at that time), Portsmouth in Hampshire. The family home was a public house ca...
New York Times
DYING MAN'S SON FOUND
29th October 1910
Potter Coming from Alaska to Atlantic City to See His Father --- ATLANTIC CITY, N. J., Oct. 28---For more than a month the family of Col. Thomas Potter, who is dying at his seaside home here, has been searching for his favorite ...
JOHN COTTER, HARBOR PILOT FOR QUEENSTOWN
 
JOHN COTTER, HARBOR PILOT FOR QUEENSTOWN

Peter Gauthier
To all who are interested in John Cotter, Harbor Pilot for Queenstown My name is Peter Gauthier and I am the Great, Great Grandson of said John Cotter. Specifically, one of his daughters Maggie or Margaret, who my mother is named ...
Southport Visitor
MR. WALTER ENNIS
18th April 1912
Another local passenger was Mr Walter Ennis, who was engaged on the Titanic as Turkish bathman and masseur. He was previously employed by Smedley Hydro, Birkdale in a similar position, having been there about six years. This was his first voyage, and...
New York Times
MRS. A. H. RICE'S FUNERAL AUG. 11
20th July 1937
Mr. and Mrs. George D. Widener have returned here from Newport to prepare for the opening of the home of Dr. Alexander Hamilton Rice before his arrival on the Europa Aug. 9 with the body of wife, Mrs. Eleanor Elkins Rice, mother of Mr. Widener, who d...
TITANIC'S VIOLINIST AND A VILLAINOUS MURDER
Titanica!
TITANIC'S VIOLINIST AND A VILLAINOUS MURDER
26th March 2004
Senan Molony
How Jock Hume's family met further tragedy amidst the chaos of war....
The World Evening Edition (New York)
ISIDOR STRAUS BURIED IN BETH EL CEMETERY
8th May 1912
Simple Services Mark Funeral of Noted Merchant Who Died on Titanic --- Funeral services for Isidor Straus, who, with his wife, met death on the Titanic, and whose body was later recovered by the steamer Mackay-B...
TITANIC'S LAST STOP, COBH
 
TITANIC'S LAST STOP, COBH
29th October 2011
Titanic Stories
Michael Martin, creator of ‘The Titanic Trail’ takes us on a tour of Cobh, the Titanic’s last port of call. He sets the scene of the day that Titanic left the Ireland, taking in the White Star Line Of...
THE CALDWELL FAMILY
 
THE CALDWELL FAMILY
1912
Albert,  ...
HEADSTONE (13)
 
HEADSTONE (13)

The names and dates of death on this stone, the only one marking the family gravesite where Elizabeth Burns is buried, are those of her parents....
Newark Evening News
STENGELS TO CARE FOR MRS. AND MISS MINAHAN
18th April 1912
Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Henry Stengel, of Newark, survivors of the Titanic disaster, are bringing with them to this city Mrs. and Miss Daisy Minahan, of Green Bay, Wis. A message addressed to “Miss Daisy Minahan, survivor of the Titanic,” wasreceived at ...
 
ERNEST CHARLES CANN : FAMILY INFORMATION

Ernest Charles Cann was born in the village of Chapel Amble in the parish of St Kew near Wadebridge, Cornwall in 1883. He was the son of William Cann (labourer)and Sarah Jane Cann. (Sarah was 27 years younger than her husband and had been widow...
 
GOODWIN FAMILY UPDATED BIOGRAPHIES

Goodwin, Mr. Charles Frederick. (40). Missing. Watson's Court, High Street, Melksham, Wiltshire. Ticket number CA2144 cost £46 18s 0d. There is a memorial to the whole famil...
Sheffield Daily Telegraph
SHEFFIELDER'S BROTHER MISSING
17th April 1912
Among those who sailed on the Titanic was Mr. Lawrence Beesley, of Cambridge, a member of a family which lived in Sheffield for some years; and it is only by good fortune that his brother, Mr. Arthur Beesley, an architect in the city, has escaped ...
San Francisco Chronicle
DR. DODGE AND HIS FAMILY ARE SAFE
18th April 1912
Page 1 Assessor Sends Two Messages From Carpathia to His Son Here-- Mayor Wires Reply Relieving the deep anxiety of his relatives and thousands of friends in this city, Dr. Washington Dodge, Assessor of San Francisco, ...
 
SISTER OF PLAINFIELD MAN SAVED LITTLE BOY
22nd April 1912
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Wilson of Chestnut St. are home from New York where they had a meeting with Mr. Wilson's sister, Miss Helen Wilson, one of the survivors of the Titanic, who came in on the Carpathia. Miss Wilson is at the Hotel Seville, with Mr....
 
FAMILY INFORMATION : GEORGE PELHAM
11th August 2005
George Pelham was one of six children, having four sisters and one brother: Thomas Walter (born Jan [1867]?), Ann (born 1 April 1869), Caroline (born 26 July 1872), George was next, Elizabeth (born 26 October 1875) and Louis...
New York Evening Journal
MRS. ASTOR ABLE TO GREET FAMILY
21st April 1912
HAS PARTLY RECOVERED FROM SHOCK AND EXPOSURE, HER PHYSICIAN ANNOUNCES Mrs. John Jacob Astor was able to leave her bed yesterday for the first time since she returned on board the Carpathia Thursday night after bein...
 
VAN BILLIARD (RED CROSS)

''The husband and two sons, aged eleven and nine years, were drowned. The family had resided in South Africa, where the man owned a part of a diamond claim, but he had sold his share of the business and was expecting to locate permanent...
THE BYLES FAMILY
 
THE BYLES FAMILY

Left to right: Roussel, Winter, Louisa Davids, Alfred Holden, William Esdaile, Lawrence, Hilda, Helen and Mary ...
Brooklyn Daily Times
BROTHER OF BROOKLYNITE, A PRIEST, WAS ON TITANIC
17th April 1912
Two of the visitors to the White Star line offices were Laurence M. Byles, Vice President of the W. E. Byles Company, Ltd., of 90 Wall street, Manhattan, and his brother, W. Hunter Byles, of Omaha. They went to inquire as to the safety of another bro...
 
MICHAEL ROGERS - 'STEWARD TO THE MARCONI DEPARTMENT'

Michael Rogers was a 27 year old steward from Dublin, generally resident between voyages at the family home of Mr Thomas Harris at 13, Greenhill Avenue, Winchester. Mrs Harris had been a close friend of Michael's mother, and ...
Daily Mail
FATE OF A FAMILY
18th April 1912
Parents and Nine Children in Titanic Page 6 On board the Titanic were eleven residents of Peterborough, Mr. and Mrs. John Sage, of Gladstone-street, and their nine children, whose ages range from twenty-two to five years. M...
ASPLUND FAMILY HEADSTONE
 
ASPLUND FAMILY HEADSTONE

Ribbons of Sweden's blue...
MR. AND MRS. SAMUEL HERMAN AND DAUGHTERS ALICE AND KATE
 
MR. AND MRS. SAMUEL HERMAN AND DAUGHTERS ALICE AND KATE
1900
portrait...
San Francisco Chronicle
DR. DODGE AND FAMILY MAY HAVE MISSED TITANIC
16th April 1912
Page 2 [Photo] Assessor Washington Dodge, Mrs. Washington Dodge Relatives of Assessor Received Word That He Would Stop Over in Paris Shortly before 2 o'clock this morning the "Chronicle" was notified by...
 
GREEN FAMILY INFORMATION

Details of the early years of George Green have yet to be firmly established but it has been found that he married Theresa Jean Morris in late 1901, the marriage being registered at Dorking, Surrey. The births of their 3 daughters were also ...
BECKWITH FAMILY PLOT
 
BECKWITH FAMILY PLOT

Richard Beckwith's grave marker is behind the large monument in the center of this photo....
Elizabeth Daily Journal
ELIZABETHANS ON BOARD BIG LINER TITANIC (2)
16th April 1912
[Links to the earlier parts of this article can be found on the summary pages for the members of the Renouf/Jefferys family and the Carter family.] Among those who visited the White Star steamship offices in New York to-day in an endea...
 
WILLIAM EDWY RYERSON : FAMILY INFORMATION

William Edwy Ryerson was the son of George Arthur Ryerson (1851-1881) and Catherine Eleanor Hamilton (1854-1889). He was born in Port Dover, Ontario, Canada. His parents were married in 1875 and had three sons: George (b.1877), William Edwy (b....
Worcester Evening Post
ASPLUND FAMILY TITANIC PASSENGERS IT IS FEARED
19th April 1912
Charles Asplund, a former resident of Worcester; a six year old son, Carl, and another son two years old, are believed to have been included among the victims of the Titanic disaster. Mrs.Asplund and three other children. Felix, 13 years o...
Rahway Daily Record
ARTHUR KEEFE MAY BE MISSING ON LINER TITANIC
16th April 1912
Rahway people, while horrified at the astounding disaster which overtook the gigantic ocean liner Titanic and at the terrible loss of life which accompanied the disaster, have a close personal feeling in the matter, inasmuch as one of its citizens, a...
 
BRISTOW FAMILY INFORMATION

Harry Bristow was a son of John Bristow and Mary Ann (nee Barnes). He was born in 1873 at the south Cornwall coastal town of East Looe in the part of the town known as Shutta. His father, John Bristow worked for British Railways and was born...
 
LILLIAN W. BENTHAM GENERAL INFORMATION

Booking Agent:- Mr. Jolliffe, Guernsey, Channel Islands. Escorted by family friend William J. Downton. Insurance claim B75. Property $2017. Later became Mrs. Black. ...
THE BLUE PLAQUE
 
THE BLUE PLAQUE

Blue Plaque on his old House...
Torquay Directory
A FULFILLED DREAM. ECHO OF THE LOSS OF THE TITANIC
15th May 1912
One of the stewards on board the Titanic was a son of the late organist and choirmaster of a church in Torquay. He leaves an aged widowed mother, who was dependent upon him. His sister narrates a strange dream. She says that for several nights pri...
Chicago Daily Tribune
PLEA FOR TITANIC ARRIVALS
26th April 1912
Girl Immigrants Here Get Only Nightgowns in New York OTHERS ARRIVE DESTITUTE Use of Money Collected Here Urged for Their Assistance Immigration officer in Chicago who have come in contact with Titanic s...
 
TITANIC OFFICER: HENRY WILDE (FAMILY INFORMATION)
23rd June 1987
Re: Liverpool Echo article. "Henry had four children and his wife died on 24th December 1910, hardly shortly before sailing!. Of the four children, Jane, Harry, Arnold, and Nancy, Arnold is the sole survivor - he also happ...
 
CYCLE RIDE FOR TITANIC HERO.
18th July 1934
Family tradition has it that Thomas Wiliam Jones rode his bicycle through the Liverpool Mersey (Queensway) Tunnel before it was officially opened by King George V and Queen Mary!...
Southern Daily Echo
TITANIC FUND PROSECUTION : ANOTHER FRAUDULENT WIDOW
5th June 1912
At the Southampton Borough Police Court, this morning, before Mr. G. Dominy (in the chair), Sir James Lemon, and Mr. W. J. Atkins. Annie Sergeant, alias-Groves, of no fixed abode, was charged on a warrant that she by certain false pr...
Chicago Tribune
THIRD SUICIDE IN FAMILY MYSTERY
20th February 1925
Northwestern ‘U’ Student Kills Himself Two years ago Dr. John R. Minahan, wealthy and prominent surgeon of Green Bay, Wis., was summoned to Chicago. His oldest son, John Jr., had ended his life in a...
Philadelphia Inquirer
THAYER WATCH FOUND IN HOME
22nd September 1945
A gold watch, reported missing following the discovery of the body of John B. Thayer, 3d, financial vice president of the University of Pennsylvania , in his parked automobile last Friday, mysteriously turned up at his home yesterday. A f...
 
WILLIAMS FAMILY GRAVESTONE

Arthur John, the beloved husband of Ellen Williams who was lost at sea through the foundering of the SS Titanic 14th April 1912 "Memory is the only friend that grief can call its own"...
New York Times
OBITUARY NOTES (3)
9th August 1915
ROBERT DOUGLAS SPEDDEN, son of Frederic O. and Mrs. Margaretta C. Stone Spedden of "Wee Wah Ladge," Tuxedo Park, N. Y., died yesterday at the family Summer home at Winter Harbor, Maine. ...
 
HAMBLYN FAMILY INFORMATION

Ernest William Hamblyn was born in Plymouth, Devon and his birth was registered there in the December Quarter of 1865. He remains elusive in early life but has been traced to Shirley, Southampton in the England & Wales 1901 census. It h...
THE CAVE LIST
 
THE CAVE LIST
10th April 1912
When the body of...
MEMORIAL CARD FOR CHARLES VALENTINE CLARK
 
MEMORIAL CARD FOR CHARLES VALENTINE CLARK

I believe this memorial card was sent out by his wife Ada Maria to family members. ...
MAUSEOLEUM
 
MAUSEOLEUM

Ford family mauseoleum...
ANNIE MCGOWAN - SCHOOL REGISTER ENTRY
 
ANNIE MCGOWAN - SCHOOL REGISTER ENTRY

Annie McGowan attended ...
 
OLE OLSEN : FAMILY INFORMATION
9th October 2007
Biographical and family information about Titanic victim Ole Martin Olsen....
ADDERGOOLE TITANIC MEMORIAL
 
ADDERGOOLE TITANIC MEMORIAL

The Addergoole Titanic Society erected this memorial in St Patrick’s Church, Lahardane, Addergoole, Co Mayo, Irish Republic on...
Concord Enterprise
TO INSTITUTE SUIT
12th February 1913
Miss Frances M. Ford of this town, who lost nine relatives in the wreck of the Titanic, including her mother, two brothers, two sisters, an uncle and an aunt, and their small children, is one of those to institute suit against the steamship company i...
 
FAMILY GRAVESTONE (4)

IN LOVING MEMORY OF MARY, THE BELOVED WIFE OF THOMAS WILSON WHO DIED 3rd JULY 1913 IN HER 66th YEAR. ALSO BERTIE, BELOVED SON OF THE ABOVE WHO WAS LOST IN THE TITANIC DISASTER APRIL 1912...
Washington Times
WIDENER WAS HEROIC TO END, SAYS FRIEND
19th April 1912
Traction Magnate Kissed Wife Good-By, Then Went Back To Die --- NEW YORK, April 19---Rushed to Philadelphia in a special train that had been sidetracked at the Communipaw station of the Pennsylvania railroad, in Jersey City, were the su...
New York Times
MRS. B. GUGGENHEIM SUCCUMBS HERE AT 66
16th November 1937
Her Husband, Member of Family Noted in Mining Industry, Perished on Titanic --- Mrs. Florette Guggenheim, widow of Benjamin Guggenheim, who perished on the Titanic, died yesterday in her apartment in the Hotel Plaza, after a brief illne...
St. Ives Times & Express
UNKNOWN TITLE
22nd January 1988
Died January 9th 1988. RICHARDS, William (Willie) Rowe Richards of Carbis Bay whose death at the age of 78 is reported on page 7 was one of the few survivors remaining of the Titanic disaster in which in April 1912 claimed 1,500 lives....
 
DYER FAMILY INFORMATION

Henry Ryland Dyer, or Harry, was born in Jhansi, India on 21 December 1887 during the time that his father was serving with the 2nd Battalion Devonshire Regiment as a Quartermaster Sergeant. Harry’s father, Henry Thomas Dyer was born a...
Chicago Daily Tribune
FAMILY OF EIGHT MISSING
17th April 1912
Niagara Falls, N.Y, April 17 F.C Goodwin, who with his wife and six children was on his way from England to this city, was on the Titanic, according to word recieved here by his brother, Thomas Goodwin. Their names do not appear among thos...
New York Times
MEMORIAL NOTICE (6)
8th May 1912
STRAUS---At the first meeting of the Board of Directors of the Hebrew Technical Institute held since the appalling disaster of the loss of the Titanic, this minute was, by unanimous vote, adopted: We cannot refrain from mingling our la...
Washington Star
COL. GRACIE DEAD
4th December 1912
Prominent Washington Survivor of Titanic Disaster END IN NEW YORK HOSPITAL Family Had Gone to Metropolis to Spend the Winter DAUGHTER'S RECENT DEBUT Lecture Delivered in This City...
THE ABBING FAMILY
 
THE ABBING FAMILY

Seated left to right : Mary A. Abbing, Catharina Abbing, Louise Abbing. Standing : John J. Abbing, Katherine Abbing, Bernard G. Abbing...
Salt Lake Tribune
UTAH WOMAN ON TITANIC NOT NAMED AS SURVIVOR
17th April 1912
Page 1 Photograph of Mrs. Irene Colvin Corbett of Provo, who wrote she would take passage on Titanic. She is holding one of her three children, who are with their grandparents in Provo. (Photo of Mrs. Corbett and child...
Newark Evening News
SAY LIFEBOAT COULD HAVE HELD TEN MORE
20th April 1912
Special Service of the NEWS BERNARDSVILLE, April 20---That the lifeboat which bore them from the Titanic might easily have contained ten more passengers, is the statement of Mrs. Jane Herman and her twin daughters, the Misses Kate and ...
New York Times
ROSENSHINE WILL HOLDS
21st June 1912
Court Dismisses Contest Over $1,000,000 Estate of Titanic Victim --- Surrogate Colahan dismissed from the bench yesterday the contest of the will of George Rosenshine, a feather importer, who perished in the wreck of the...
WEBBER FAMILY PLOT
 
WEBBER FAMILY PLOT

Left: BESSIE WIFE OF CHAS. E. WEBBER 1889-1922   Center: CHAS. E. WEBBER 1883-1975   Right: SUSAN WEBBER AUNT...
 
CAPT. WILLIAM CREESE

Henry Creese's eldest brother, William Creese, was born in 1857 and was a mariner by occupation. He had married in about 1889 to Alice (formerly Smith) whom he had met whilst based in Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire. Their first 2 children, Hen...
 
HENRY BREWER'S WIFE?

Robert J.Prewitt
     This is the family story as it has been passed to me form my grandparents, Edith and William Prewitt, now deceased and my father, Ronald Prewitt, very much alive as of 11/25/2005 born 3/16/1920. I spoke with him this ev...
THOMSON BEATTIE MEMORIAL
 
THOMSON BEATTIE MEMORIAL

Thomson Beattie is remembered on a stone in the family plot in Fergus, Ontario. ...
 
FAMILY GRAVE (1)

Also Edward James William son of the above aged 38 years Also Edward Henry Bagley Nephew of the above Who Lost Their Lives in the Titanic Disaster April 15th 1912 Out of the Deep I Call To Thee ...
 
ELOPEMENT

Mr Denis Lennon and Mary Mullin were actually eloping to the United States together, hence the shroud of secrecy and the reason why the two are listed as brother and sister. The truth is Denis found a job as barman in the Mullin family's ...
Philadelphia Inquirer
THAYER FAMILY GETS BACK MISSING WATCH
24th September 1945
Timepiece, Gone when Body was Found, Returned Mysteriously The missing gold watch of John B. Thayer, 3d, who was found dead in his parked automobile last Friday, has turned up. The watch was missing when Thayer's...
 
GENERAL INFORMATION (1)

Thomas Mudd, a letter from his nephew says that the lad was just sixteen years old and one of a family of thirteen children. In order to give him a chance of a better life he was sent to American to join his brothers George and James who were already...
Newark Evening News
SURE BROTHER PERISHED
18th April 1912
EAST RUTHERFORD, April 18---That his brother, William L. Gwinn, has lost his life in the wreck of the Titanic, is the belief of Cass J. Gwinn, of this place. The missing man, who sailed in the ship as an empl...
DIE DREILINDEN, ESTATE OF THE SPENCERS
 
DIE DREILINDEN, ESTATE OF THE SPENCERS

The Dreilinden estate in Lucerne, Switzerland, was the property of the Spencer family. Also known as the 'Villa Vicovaro, it now houses the City's School of Music (Conservatoire). Miss Elise Lurette used to stay at the Dreilinden when she was working...
 
NOTE BY FRANCES WILSON ON THE ISMAY FAMILY ARCHIVE
11th August 2011
Frances Wilson
Frances Wilson, author of How to Survive the Titanic or The Sinking of J. Bruce Ismay discusses her enduring interest in the Titanic and her discovery of the Ismay family archive...
 
MAJOR PEUCHEN

The Peuchen Family plot in Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Also buried here are his brother and sister. To visit, enter cemetery via east side of Mount Pleasant Road....
West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser
ROBINS' PLANNE TO SETTLE IN NATIVE TOWN
18th April 1912
Mr. and Mrs. Alexandra (sic) Robins, who have been staying with friends at Mount Charles, returned from America a few months ago with the intention of settling down in their native town, but subsequently decided to return to America. They have ...
New York Times
MRS. M. S. MOORE MARRIES
2nd May 1915
Wealthy Widow of Titanic Victim Weds A. C. P. Wichfeld, a Dane --- Special to The New York Times --- WASHINGTON, May 1---Mrs. Mabelle Swift Moore, Washington's wealthiest widow, whose husband, Clarence Moore, lost his life...
RAHAMIN MOUTAL FAMILY PHOTOGRAPH
 
RAHAMIN MOUTAL FAMILY PHOTOGRAPH

Rahamin Moutal a 3rd class Titanic passenger, his wife Angele and daughter Nina. ...
 
HOLD FAMILY INFORMATION

In this article, to avoid confusion, the Stephen Hold lost on Titanic is referred to as Stephen jnr and his father as Stephen snr. Porthoustock in the parish of St Keverne is a small fishing village located close to the southern tip of...
EUGENE DALY AND GRANDSON
 
EUGENE DALY AND GRANDSON

Eugene Daly, in the last years of his life, with his grandson Brendan and family pet....
Worcester Telegram
FOUR OF THE ASPLUNDS ARE TITANIC VICTIMS
20th April 1912
Searching dilligently in New York Thursday night and all day yesterday at the pier where the rescued passengers of the ill-fated Titanic were delivered Thursday night by the Cunard liner, Carpathia, John Carlson, 193 Vernon Street, a brother-in-law o...
San Francisco Examiner
DR. DODGE DIES FROM WOUNDS HE INFLICTED
1st July 1919
Page 8, column 1 Former Banker, Assessor and Supervisor Succumbs Nine Days After Attempt at Suicide Funeral Service Will Be Held on Thursday Morning: Bishop Nichols Will Be in Charge Dr. Washington Dodg...
Sheffield Daily Telegraph
RETFORD LADY ON THE TITANIC
20th April 1912
Mrs. Nichols, the eldest daughter of Mrs. Lee, Ivy House, Moorgate, Retford, was one of the passengers on the Titanic, but fortunately she left the liner at Queenstown. Accompanying her was Mr. R. W. Smith, a London tea merchant, a frien...
New York Times
MEMORIAL NOTICE FOR ISIDOR AND IDA STRAUS
21st April 1912
STRAUS---The Directors of the Sanitarium for Hebrew Children tender their heartfelt sympathy to the family of Isidor and Ida Straus, called by Him who holds the mighty ocean in the hollow of His hand. Isidor Straus was distinguished fo...
 
MACKIE FAMILY INFORMATION

The birth of George William Mackie was registered at Lambeth, London in the 1st quarter of 1878. He was the son of William and Mary Mackie. George married Mary Broomfield, the daughter of James and Martha Broomfield. James was a Devon dairy far...
 
CHARLES HODGE GENERAL INFORMATION

Hodge, Charles. WAS twenty-nine years of age, and held a second engineer's certificate. His birthplace was Devonport. He served his apprenticeship with Messrs. Davey, Sleep & Co., of Plymouth. He had been in the service...
FRANK JOHN ROBERTS
 
FRANK JOHN ROBERTS
1911
Frank John Roberts, in a photograph taken about six-months before the Titanic sailed. According to family members Roberts had been aboard the Titanic at Harland and Wolff shipyard and had assisted in provisioning th...
 
AMERICAN RED CROSS EMERGENCY AND RELIEF BOOKLET (3)
1913
Case number 378. (Irish). A housemaid, 26 years of age, returning from a visit to Ireland, was lost, leaving dependent parents in Ireland. This Committee refunded to a brother in New York $50 of the money advanced to his sister for passage, which he ...
THE CALDWELL FAMILY ABOARD RMS TITANIC
 
THE CALDWELL FAMILY ABOARD RMS TITANIC
10th April 1912
Photograph of Albert, Sylvia and Alden Caldwell, taken aboard the Titanic in Southampton, 10th April 1912. ...
 
PRONUNCIATION OF "ROTHES"

DEBRETT’S PEERAGE, 1915   ROTHES, EARL OF (Leslie) [Title pronounced “Roth-ez.”]   Norman Evelyn Leslie, 19th Earl and a Represen...
GREENFIELD FAMILY.
 
GREENFIELD FAMILY.

Left to Right: William B. Greenfield, Seated Blanche Greenfield's mother Hannah Mork Strouse, Blanche Greenfield and Leo D. Greenfield....
Unidentified Newspaper
MR. CHARLES BAINBRIGGE
22nd April 1912
Mr. Charles Bainbrigge was a son of Mrs. Bainbrigge of Rohais Manor. He was returning to Savage's International Stock Farm, Minnesota, U.S.A., where he had spent some years. The London "Globe" contained the following paragraph on Saturday:- Mr. Charl...
New York Times
WILLIAM E. CARTER, TITANIC SURVIVOR
21st March 1940
Member of Old Philadelphia Family, Polo Player Before World War, Dies in Florida --- KNOWN AS A SPORTSMAN --- Was Seriously Injured in 1912 While Playing for Bryn Mawr Benedicts in Local Match --- PALM BEA...
New York Times
WOMEN REVEALED AS HEROINES BY WRECK (1)
20th April 1912
*** --- COUNTESS ROTHES BRAVE --- Took Charge in Her Boat-Mrs. Cornell Among Those Who Worked at the Oars --- *** --- COUNTESS IN CHARGE OF BOAT --- Sat at Tiller Five Hours--Survi...
The Times
OBITUARY : THE REV E.C. & MRS CARTER
20th April 1912
...
The Guardian
OBITUARY OF BARBARA DAINTON
14th November 2007
Barbara Dainton, who has died aged 96, was one of the last surviving passengers from the Titanic, though her family were brought up never to mention it. She was well into her 80s before she spoke in public about the tragedy. Barbara's pare...
Syracuse Herald
REMAINS OF REGINALD HALE WILL BE SENT TO ENGLAND
28th April 1912
To Send Hale’s Body to England. The remains of Reginald Hale, the sturdy young Englishman who left his Somersetshire home some nine years ago to come to Auburn and make his home, were picked up at sea this week...
The Sun (New York)
BERGS NOT ALL MELTED
18th July 1912
Oceanic Sights Them on Old Route Titanic Took --- The White Star liner Oceanic arrived yesterday from...
New York Times
COL. ASTOR AT FERNCLIFF
3rd September 1911
Will Entertain Miss Force and Her Family Over Labor Day --- Special to The New York Times --- KINGSTON, N. Y., Sept. 2---The announced plan of Col. John Jacob Astor and Miss Madeleine T. Force to remain at Col. Astor's Sum...
The Toronto World
MAJOR PEUCHEN BLAMES CAPTAIN WHO WENT DOWN WITH HIS SHIP
20th April 1912
Loss of Titanic, He Says, Was Due to Criminal Carelessness in Running at Full Speed Thru the Ice With a New Crew--Capt. Smith Was Having His Dinner When Crash Came--Major Peuchen Left in Third Boat, Which Had Only 22 People and Could Have...
 
MCINERNEY FAMILY GRAVESTONE

Of your charity pray for the soul of Ellen McInerney who died 17th October 1909 aged 32 years also of her beloved husband Thomas McInerney who was lost in wreck of SS Titanic 15th ...
FORTUNE FAMILY PARTED IN BOAT IN GOOD CHEER
Manitoba Free Press
FORTUNE FAMILY PARTED IN BOAT IN GOOD CHEER
20th April 1912
(Special Staff Correspondent)
Women Had No Idea of Serious Condition of the Titanic Gave Their Money to Charlie For Safe-Keeping Until They Met Hugo Ross Was Ill in Bed When Disaster Occurred—Rescued Loathe to Talk...
The Times
MR. BRUCE ISMAY (2)
23rd October 1937
A correspondent writes:--- Will you permit me to supplement the articles concerning the late Bruce Ismay, which have already appeared in your columns, by the publication of a short personal tribute by an old frien...
Chicago Evening Post
CHICAGO HEARS ECHO OF NEW TITANIC WOE
25th April 1912
French Miner From Iowa Arrives Here and Learns Wife and Children Were Lost With the Liner Sons Ignorant of Wreck Passengers at Union Station Take Up Collec...
 
FAMILY GRAVESTONE (1)

In loving memory of Richard Fynney (of Wetton Staffordshire) the beloved husband of Frances Fynney who died July 16th 1894 aged 66 years "Gone but not forgotten" also Joseph, son of the above who was lost on...
Western Morning News
TITANIC DISASTER, WESTCOUNTRY PASSENGERS AND CREW (4)
17th April 1912
Shaldon has a particular interest in the loss. George Fox Hosking is senior third engineer on the Titanic. He is the eldest son of Captain and Mrs Hosking of The Green, Shaldon, and resides in London. He has a wife and three children. The parents...
Daily Home News
ROEBLING WENT DOWN IN TITANIC
19th April 1912
TRENTON, April 19---Ferdinand W. Roebling, jr., of 216 West Statestreet, late last night telephoned from New York to this city saying that neither Washington A. Roebling, 2d, nor Stephen W. Blackwell was among the rescued passengers on the Carpathia ...
 
MISS ELIINA HONKANEN: PERSONAL INFORMATION
1912
Miss Eliina Honkanen, 27, was born in Finland. She lived in Saatrjkvi, Finland and had a family in Helsingforfs. She boarded as a third class passenger at Southampton, her ticket cost £7 18s 18d. Her destination was 16 We...
New York Times
THOMAS H. ISMAY LEFT £1,297,881
12th March 1900
LONDON, March 11---The will of the late Thomas Henry Ismay, founder of the White Star Steamship Company, who died in Liverpool last November, has been proved, showing a personal estate of £1,297,881. Numerous legacies, in all about £...
The Times-Dispatch (Richmond, Virginia)
TITANIC SURVIVOR IS DEAD IN HOSPITAL
5th December 1912
Colonel Gracie Was One of Last Passengers to Leave Sinking White Star Liner---Had Lectured on That Disaster --- New York, December 4---Colonel Archibald Gracie, of Washington, one of the last passengers to leave ...
THE ODELL TITANIC ALBUM
Titanica!
THE ODELL TITANIC ALBUM
13th September 2011
Brian Odell
Lily Odell, Kate Odell, Jack Odell, Richard May and Stanley May were all travelling together. Jack was eleven at the time and he and Kate brought along their cameras. Kate took a large number of photos, one of which was one of the last known ph...
Sligo Times
SLIGO MOURNS
20th April 1912
In Sligo we have not been saved from mourning as four promising young men and women have given up their toll to the ocean. One of the saddest cases is that of our fellow townsman, as we may almost call him, Mr. Alfred Middleton of Ballisodane. Mr. Mi...
New York Times
DEATH NOTICE OF ALEXANDER HOLVERSON
4th May 1912
HOLVERSON---Suddenly, on April 15, 1912, at sea, Alexander O., beloved husband of Mary Aline Holverson, aged 42 years. Funeral services at the Chapel of the Stephen Merritt Burial and Cremation Co., 8th Av. and 19th St., on Saturday at 2 o'clock. I...
Western Daily Mercury
A SIDMOUTH FAMILY. FATHER DROWNED: WIFE & CHILDREN SAVED
23rd April 1912
Mr. and Mrs. Dean, of Branscombe near Sidmouth, with their two children, were passengers in the Titanic. Mrs. Dean and children were among the saved, but Mr. Dean perished....
 
PASCOE FAMILY INFORMATION

Charles was born on the 18 March 1867 in the village of Breage, a few miles west of Helston in south-west Cornwall. He was baptised at the parish church on 18 August 1867 and was the son of Anthony and Jane Anne Pascoe. (The 1881 UK census shows his...
DIE DREILINDEN, PROPERTY OF THE SPENCERS (1)
 
DIE DREILINDEN, PROPERTY OF THE SPENCERS (1)

The Gardeners' Cottage...
GEORGE CHITTY'S MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE
 
GEORGE CHITTY'S MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE

Juliette Walden married George Henry Chitty on April 8th 1880 in Hound Parish Church. George's profession is recorded as Army Service Corps. Their deaths are remembered o...
The Times
MR BRUCE ISMAY - AN ANONYMOUS TRIBUTE
23rd August 1937
“Will you permit me to supplement the articles concerning the late Bruce Ismay, which have already appeared in your columns, by the publication of a short personal tribute by an old friend? In the world at large Bruce Ismay may possi...
Cork Examiner
UNTITLED (1)
22nd April 1912
A list of survivors published today contains no reference to the names of Mr. Patrick Colbert, Kilconlea, Abbeyfeale (Not Limerick as given) Mr. James Scanlon, Rathkeale, nor of other young men said to have been on board from East and North Kerry. Pa...
New York Times
JOHN JACOB ASTOR TO WED DEBUTANTE
16th December 1933
His Engagement to Miss Eileen S. S. Gillespie Announced by Her Parents --- CAME OF AGE IN AUGUST --- Fiancee, Noted in Newport as a Tennis Player, Is From an Old American Family --- Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Lew...
Centerville Daily Citizen
FRANK LEFEVRE BEREAVED MINER CALLED ELOPER
13th July 1912
MRS. DUPONT SAYS HE FLED FROM FRANCE WITH HER BOTH MAY BE DEPORTED Emigrant Inspector Whitefield investigates Case at Mystic - Woman Says He Got $2,000 From Her In Appanoose county’s forei...
BACK OF MEMORIAL CARD IN MEMORY OF JOSEPH LAROCHE
 
BACK OF MEMORIAL CARD IN MEMORY OF JOSEPH LAROCHE
1912
A mass was given in Villejuif in memory of Joseph Laroche in May 1912. A memorial card was issued. This shows the back. Joseph's family was Juliette (wife), Simonne and Louise (daughters)....
News
DEATH OF MRS. M. DUTTON
1st March 1965
Mrs. Marjorie Dutton (61), a survivor of the Titanic disaster, has died at the Langdale Nursing Home, Gosport, after a long illness. With her father and mother, Mr. and Mrs. Collyer, Mrs. Dutton, then aged eight, was bound for America in ...
Worcester Evening Gazette
PORTER SANK WITH TITANIC HEROES
19th April 1912
Family and Friends of Worcester Man Now Satisfied He Is Among Those Lost Walter E. Bigelow, business associate and friend of Walter C.Porter, last of the Titanic, who made a special trip to New York yesterday in the hope of securing fa...
Chicago Tribune
WIDOW SUES TITANIC OWNERS
20th July 1912
Mrs. A. Willer of Chicago Asks $10,000 for Husband’s Death   Family Left Penniless   Red Cross Saves Them fr...
CONCERT BY THE APOLLO CLUB, BROOKLYN IN AID OF MUSICIANS' FAMILIES
 
CONCERT BY THE APOLLO CLUB, BROOKLYN IN AID OF MUSICIANS' FAMILIES
9th May 1912
This is a booklet presenting the concert given by the Apollo Club, in Brooklyn, on 9 May 1912, "in aid of the families of the musicians who perished by the sinking of the Titanic". This document was presented to us by the family of Roger Bricoux, cel...
PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT OF EDWARD MARTIN HENDY
 
PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT OF EDWARD MARTIN HENDY

A photograph of Titanic First Class Steward Edward Martin Hendy...
Unidentified Newspaper
OLDEST SURVIVOR OF TITANIC DEAD AT 100
22nd January 1997
SOUTHAMPTON, England -- Edith Haisman, the oldest survivor from the sinking of the Titanic, has died at 100. Mrs. Haisman died Monday at a nursing home in Southampton, 80 miles southwest of London, her family said. Mrs. Haisman r...
 
FAMILY GRAVESTONE (7)

IN MEMORIAM. MADELINE JOSEPHINE BELOVED CHILD OF E & L FREEMAN DIED MAY 19th 1896 AGED 12 MONTHS "JUST CAME TO WIN THY PARENT'S LOVE AND THEN TO HEAVEN WITHDREW". ALSO ERNEST EDWARD FREEMAN LOST IN TITANIC DISASTER APRIL 15th 1912 AGED 50 YEAR...
 
MARIA MATHILDA BACKSTROM DEATH NOTICE
3rd July 1947
Kotka Nyheter, Finland carried her death notice on 3rd July 1947.  It was in Swedish language. In certain areas of  Finland they speak Swedish., The daughter Alfhild is mentioned, and Yrjo Forss. Also I read the name Arla Elsie-Helena  (a grandchi...
SHRINE TO THOMAS KILGANNON
 
SHRINE TO THOMAS KILGANNON

Including a lock of hair...
Newark Evening News
BROTHER OF MONTCLAIR MAN ON MISSING LIST
16th April 1912
Henry Mitchell, one of the second-cabin passengers on the Titanic, who is among the missing, was on his way from Guernsey, England, to visit the family of his brother, John C. Mitchell, of 19 Portland place, Montclair. The brothers had pla...
Hudson Observer
CRAZED WITH GRIEF BY FATHER'S DEATH
18th April 1912
Jersey City Man Whose Father was Aboard the Titanic Taken Into Custody---Driven to the verge of insanity by the thought that his father in allprobability went down with the ill-fated Titanic, Frank Myles, 29 yearsold, liv...
The Washington Herald
MORGAN CARRIED FROM STEAMSHIP
14th March 1913
Financier Suddenly Weakens Upon Arrival at Naples and Is Helped to Train --- HOW RESTING QUIETLY --- Special Train Prepared to Carry Millionaire to Rome from Seaport --- Special Cable to The Washi...
 
EDWARD THOMAS STONE FAMILY INFORMATION

Edward Thomas Stone was born in 1882/83 in Shirley, Southampton. He himself quotes his birthplace as Cornwall when signing on Titanic but this appears to be erroneous. (It is currently assumed that he lived there for a while when young). He was the ...
New York Times
PHILADELPHIA SURVIVORS ILL
23rd April 1912
Two in Hospital, Hysterical---Mrs. Widener Has Severe Cold --- Special to The New York Times --- PHILADELPHIA, April 22---Philadelphia survivors of the Titanic are under the care of physicians, several of them in a serious...
Unidentified Newspaper
WEXFORD MAN'S DAUGHTER MARRIED TITANIC PURSER
1912
Barbara Ennis, was married to Mr Hugh McElroy, later Titanic purser...
 
FAY FAMILY GRAVESTONE

In loving memory of our dear father, Andrew Fay, beloved husband of Mary, who died 14th October 1914 aged 58 years "Sweet Heart of Jesus be my Salvation" also Thomas, son of the above who lost his life on the Tita...
 
1891 CENSUS - PLYMOUTH, DEVON
31st March 1891
At the census date, Jane Richards, aged 12 is at home with her widowed mother, Mary Ann Richards, aged 52. They are living at 2 Wesleyan Place, East Stonehouse, Plymouth. Also with them is Jane's elder step-sister, Martha Maud Sowden (formerly Flowe...
New York Times
STRAUS'S SECRETARY WAITS ALL NIGHT
17th April 1912
A representative of the Straus family was at the White Star steamship office continuously yesterday, waiting for news of Mr. and Mrs. Isidor Straus. Sylvester Byrnes, Mr. Straus's secretary, had remained in the office all night. With ...
New York Times
GUGGENHEIM HEIRESS WED TO CORPORAL
1st October 1943
Mrs. Hazel McKinley Bride of Larry Leonard in Denver --- DENVER, Col., Sept. 30 (AP)---Mrs. Hazel Guggenheim McKinley, mining-family heiress, and Larry Leonard, an Army corporal, were married tonight at the home of Charles Ginsburg, Mrs...
The Belfast Telegraph
ONE OF TITANIC SURVIVORS
14th January 1952
Had Boer War Service The death took place on Sunday of Mr. John Haggan,79 Thorndyke Street, Belfast, who was one of the Irishmen survivors of the Titanic on that fateful maiden voyage in April 1912. He was 74. Member of a famil...
Unidentified Newspaper
THE SAGE FAMILY LOST
April 1912
In the appalling calamity which befell the Titanic on Monday - (pages 7 and 8) - a toll of eleven lives was exacted from Peterborough, and remarkable to say, all in one family. These were Mr. and Mrs. John Sage, of Gladstone Street, an...
WALTER C. PORTER GRAVESITE
 
WALTER C. PORTER GRAVESITE

Walter C. Porter's Family Gravesite...
Post-Standard (Syracuse, New York)
BRITISH EMBASSY BEGINS SEARCHING INVESTIGATION OF STUART COLLETT HAZING
18th June 1913
Diplomatic Representatives Telegraph for Particulars, Intimating Government Will Act. The British embassy has begun an investigation of the hazing of Stuart C.S. Collett, a young Englishman well known in Syracuse, wh...
Ormskirk Advertiser
WALTER JAMES BROWN
5th February 1998
WALTER JAMES BROWN was 39 [sic] years old when he joined the crew of the Titanic as a First Class Saloon Steward. Before joining The White Star Lines, Brown worked for his older brother, William, in his grocery store on Moor Street in Ormskirk. Walte...
ALICE PRITCHARD AND DAUGHTER
 
ALICE PRITCHARD AND DAUGHTER

Photograph of Titanic survivor, stewardess Alice Pritchard with her daughter Iris Alice.  The photograph appeared in the Daily Telegraph in 1999 when the family of Alice Prichard sought to sell some of her effects.  The artic...
 
LETTER FROM FRASER'S DAUGHTER
1991
''I was only two years old at the time and my brother six weeks old, my mother died at the age of forty-nine. When war was declared my brother James choose to serve in the Navy. After a short training at HMS Collingwood, I think I am correct in sa...
 
FAMILY GRAVESTONE (5)

IN AFFECTIONATE REMEMBERANCE OF JEANIE MCMILLAN, THE BELOVED WIFE OF ALEXANDER SLOAN WHO DIED NOVEMBER 10th 1881 AGED 38 YEARS "THEM ALSO WHICH SLEEP IN JESUS WILL GOD BRING WITH HIM". ALSO THE ABOVE ALEXANDER SLOAN WHO DIED APRIL 16th 1893 AG...
Brighton Argos
SHOREHAM MAN MISSING [ISAAC MAYNARD]
17th April 1912
Article about Titanic survivor Isaac Maynard from Shoreham, Sussex...
New York Times
THE LOSS OF JAMES CLINCH SMITH
24th April 1912
Amid the maelstrom of mourning in connection with the recent disaster, (which was indeed "Titanic,") the city press seems to have overlooked the loss of one of our most estimable citizens. I refer to Mr. James Clinch Smith, a bro...
Western Morning News
FROM WESTCOUNTRY - FURTHER PERSONAL DETAILS (1)
18th April 1912
Mr. James Drew and family and Mr. James Veale (sic) were from Constantine, Cornwall. Mr. and Mrs. Drew and nephew (Master Marshall Drew) had been home on a visit to his mother (who is 84 years of age, and still ignorant of anything having happened)....
New York Times
THREATENED BANKER BELL
12th March 1912
Mrs. H. C. Gage Arrested---Said He Kept Her Out of Washington Society --- Special to The New York Times --- WASHINGTON, March 11---Through the instrumentality of Charles J. Bell, a banker, and a cousin of Alexander Graham ...
 
DODD FAMILY GRAVESTONE

George Charles Dodd lost in RMS Titanic 15th April 1912 aged 45 years. George Dodd died 16th Jan 1915 aged 77 years. Richard Firman Dodd lost in HMS Laurentic 28th Jan...
 
FAMILY GRAVESTONE (5)

IN LOVING MEMORY OF MARY CATHERINE (POLLY) THE DEARLY BELOVED WIFE OF LIEUT. HENRY T WILDE RNR. WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE 24th DECR. 1910 AGED 38 YEARS. ALSO THE TWIN SONS OF THE ABOVE, ARCHIE AND RICHARD WHO DIED IN INFANCY DECEMBER 1910 "A LOVI...
 
JOHN HARPER (FAMILY INFORMATION)

family informatin...
The Toronto World
SOUTHAMPTON TOWN OF MOURNING
17th April 1912
SOUTHAMPTON, April 16.---Distressing scenes have been witnessed thruout the morning at the White Star offices here, which have been thronged by the relatives of the crew of the Titanic.  The town is absolutely stunned by the news of t...
 
HENRY PHILIP CREESE : FAMILY INFORMATION

Henry Philip Creese was born in Falmouth, Cornwall in 1868. He was the son of Charles and Jane Creese. He had an elder brother, William Creese who was to lose his life on 19 November 1917 when the submarine, SS Jutland, was torpedoed off the Br...
 
DENZIL JOHN JARVIS GENERAL INFORMATION

Previous to his Titanic trip he had made at least two other sea voyages, both times on the Lucania, once in 1907 and again the following year. He was 5' 4 1/2" tall, with dark brown hair and brown eyes and, by 1901, at age of 36, was m...
 
MRS WINNIE (MINNIE) COUTTS

Marion James
  Information Held on the COUTTS Family MARRIAGE Taken from UK BMD Index Vol 2a Page 1180 ...
 
HARRY COTTERILL : FAMILY INFORMATION

Harry Cotterill's father, Thomas Cotterill died in November 1898, aged 45. He was buried in Penzance Cemetery. Harry's mother died on 6 June 1940, aged 81 and was buried with her husband, there is no gravestone marker. Her admin...
New York Post
198 FROM THE CREW SAFE
19th April 1912
An early roster of rescued Titanic seamen, reported after the Carpathia docked in New York City......
The Greenwich News
GREENWICH PEOPLE SAVED
19th April 1912
MRS. WILLIAM T. GRAHAM AND MISS MARGARET AMONG RESCUED FROM TITANIC. RELATIVES OF OTHER GREENWICH PEOPLE ON STRICKEN SHIP ALL REACH PORT - TALES OF THE DISASTER FROM MISS GRAHAM AND MR. CARTER'S ...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
ELIZABETHANS ON BOARD BIG LINER TITANIC (1)
16th April 1912
News of Relatives Anxiously Awaited by Families In This City ---------- SCHOOL FLAGS ORDERED AT HALF-MAST ---------- Fred Jefferies, of 21B Florida street, is anxiously awaiting word of his sister, two b...
 
A POSTCARD FROM TITANIC
11th April 1912
On 11 April 1912, John Adams (real name Richard May) posted a card to his sister in Holsworthy, Devon. It read - "Dear Ethel, Just a few lines to tell you that I have found Jack and we are going on all right. We are having it fairly c...
Washington Herald
W. B. SILVEY KNOWN HERE
19th April 1912
Missing Titanic Passenger's Family Prominent in Army --- William B. Silvey, who is one of the missing passengers of the ill-fated Titanic, is well known in Washington. His father was a lieutenant colonel in the First United States Arti...
MEMORIAL CARD FOR JOSEPH PHILIPPE LEMERCIER LAROCHE, 1912
 
MEMORIAL CARD FOR JOSEPH PHILIPPE LEMERCIER LAROCHE, 1912
1912
Front picture of a memorial card in memory of Joseph Laroche...
 
MARY MARVIN (FAMILY INFORMATION)

Mary was the daughter of Frank Farquarson and his wife, Jessie Carmichael. she had one younger sister called Tudelle Farquarson. On 21st October 1912, Mary gave birth the child she was carrying while on Titanic. she named her, ...
Chicago Record-Herald
IOWA FAMILY DROWNS
21st April 1912
Brother Learns E. G. Dalbon, Wife and Child, Perish in Titanic Wreck Stanton, Iowa, April 20---Alfred Dalbom of this city received from New York today a telegram confirming his fears that his brother, Ernest G. Dalho...
Santa Barbara News-Press
RUTH BLANCHARD DIES, WAS SURVIVOR OF TITANIC
8th July 1990
Ruth Becker Blanchard, a survivor of the 1912 sinking of the Titanic, died Friday at home in Santa Barbara. She was 90. Mrs. Blanchard died of complications of a stomach ulcer and old age, said Don Lynch, spokesman for the Titanic Hist...
Corriere della Sera
STILL MISSING A COMPLETE LIST OF THE ITALIAN'S SHIPWREKED
18th April 1912
Page B07 [Translation] The enrolment of the waiters for the "Titanic" London, 17 April, night Till midnight no one new list of the survivors has reached, so except for Portaluppi and Pera...
Guernsey Evening Press
JACK POINGDESTRE
April 1912
Jack Poingdestre, whose parents lived at 28, Old St. John's Road Jersey, also had his home in Southampton. A month earlier he had been on the crew of the Oceana when it sank of Newhaven. That had been on March 16th. He at least was used to shipwrecks...
 
TITANIC PASSENGER EDITH EVANS (FAMILY INFORMATION)

Family history information about Titanic first class passenger Edith Corse Evans...
WALTER BELFORD
L'Illustré, revue Hebdomadaire Suisse
WALTER BELFORD
20th September 1956
Walter Belford did not appear on the Titanic's crew lists. In fact, he never was a Titanic crewman, he just told Walter Lord he was, and became famous as a "fake" Titanic survivor. At the time when this picture was published in Switzerland, in Septem...
 
FAMILY GRAVESTONE (3)

IN LOVING MEMORY OF MY DEAR HUSBAND ANDREW MAXWELL, WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE MARCH 17th 1895 AGED 46 YEARS "NOT LOST BUT GONE BEFORE". ALSO JOHN, ELDEST SON OF THE ABOVE WHO WAS DROWNED THROUGH THE FOUNDERING OF THE SS TITANIC APRIL 14th 1912 AG...
Le Journal de Genève
THE KINK FAMILY
21st April 1912
Mr. and Mrs. Kink, and their child, from Zurich are listed among the survivors but Kink's two sisters are drowned...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
PEACOCK STILL HOPING TO FIND BROTHERS
23rd April 1912
Benjamin Peacock, who lost his wife and two children in the Titanic disaster, returned to his work in the Public Service power house on South avenue, Cranford, yesterday. He told his friends that his wife and two children had been placed in one of t...
Chicago American
LOUISVILLE DOCTOR, HEIR TO VILLA, DIES ON LOST TITANIC
17th April 1912
Dr. Ernest Moraweck of Louisville was a passenger on the Titanic.  His name appears on the second class passenger list and he has written that he would reach New York on his way home from Europe soon after April 15.  He is not given i...
Newark Evening News
ENGINEER HAS SISTER HERE
16th April 1912
Jonathan Shepherd, third assistant engineer on the Titanic, who is believed to have gone down with the ship, is a brother of Miss Frances Shepherd, of 10 South Twelfth street. He was formerly on the Olympic, but was transferred to the...
 
STANLICK FAMILY INFORMATION

Cordelia (Delia) Stanlick was born at Tywardreath, Cornwall in 1878. She was the daughter of Thomas and Amelia Stanlick. Her father, born in Devon in 1832 worked as a miner and in later years as a farm labourer. The 1881 Cornwall Census has t...
Western Morning News
THE FEARS OF RELATIVES : PARSONS
19th April 1912
In connection with the WomenÂ’s Missionary Auxiliary at the Zion United Methodist Church, St. Austell, on Wednesday evening, Mr. W. J. Nicholls, who presided, referred to the loss of the Titanic. ...
Chicago Daily Journal
PEARS, SOAPMAKER, SAFE
16th April 1912
A wireless dispatch received today by the firm of Pears, soap makers, and timed 1:20 yesterday, said merely "All well."  It was unsigned but was believed to be from Thomas Pears, who with his wife was among the Titanic's pass...
ASTOR'S FIRST WIFE TO ATTEND FUNERAL
 
ASTOR'S FIRST WIFE TO ATTEND FUNERAL
3rd May 1912
New York, May 3.      The train bearing the body of John Jacob Astor reached R...
Washington Times
MRS. LUCILLE CARTER AND HER FAMILY ARE SAVED FROM DEEP SEA
16th April 1912
Mrs. Stilson Hutchins, of this city, has received word that her cousin, Mrs. Lucille Carter, of Philadelphia, has been rescued. Mr. Carter and their two children also are among the saved. "I have just received a long distance phone fro...
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
TITANIC SURVIVOR ETHEL BEANE DIED IN NURSING HOME
17th September 1983
Page 1A-3A She, husband honeymooned aboard the ill-fated ship Ethel Bean, one of the remaining survivors of the sinking of the S.S. Titanic on April 15, 1912, died Saturday in Rochester. She had been living at a Roches...
Hudson Observer
WEST HOBOKEN MAN A PASSENGER ON THE LOST STEAMER
17th April 1912
John Ashby, of Traphagen street, West Hoboken, is on the list of second cabin passengers of the ill-fated Titanic and so far his name has not appeared among those of the rescued. He was returning from England to his son-in-law and two daughters in No...
Newark Evening News
FAMILY OF J. S. MARCH MAY RECEIVE $10,000
22nd April 1912
WASHINGTON, April 22---Resolutions authorizing $10,000 appropriations for the families of each of the three postal clerks who lost their lives on the Titanic were introduced in the House today by Representative Reilly, of Conne...
BBC
LUSITANIA REMEMBERED AT MERSEYSIDE MARITIME MUSEUM
7th May 2011
A memorial service to mark the 96th anniversary of the sinking of the Liverpool liner, Lusitania, has taken place at Merseyside Maritime Museum. A German submarine torpedo sank the Cunard vessel off Kinsale, Ireland, on 7 May 1915, killing 1,200 people....
External Site
LADY DUFF GORDON
 
LADY DUFF GORDON
1904
Lucy, Lady Duff Gordon wearing a pair of 18th century emerald and pearl cross-shaped earrings that were lost in the sinking of the Titanic. They were Duff Gordon family heirlooms given to her by her husband as a present on their wedding in 1900. The ...
New York Times
TITANIC SURVIVOR EDITH GRACIE DIES
2nd January 1919
Mrs. Edith Temple Gracie Adams, wife of Captain Dunbar Adams, and daughter of the late Colonel Archibald Gracie of Washington, died Tuesday of pneumonia, following influenza, at the Nursery and Child's Hospital. Mrs. Adams was a survivor of...
 
VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO HENRY DYER

Named on the magnificent Southampton Engineers Memorial, East Park, Southampton. also named on the Glasgow Institute of Marine Engineers memorial. also remembered on the London, Institute of Marine Engineers memorial. also ...
 
ERNST ULRIK PERSSON FAMILY INFORMATION

He was born in the Parish of Jacob, City of Stockholm and married to Anna Johanssonon on December 7,1907 they had 2 children. He was traveling with his sister, Elna Strom and her daughter and were going to East Chicago, Indiana...
 
NORMAN CAMPBELL CHAMBERS : FAMILY INFORMATION

Norman Campbell Chambers (1884-1966) was the son of James Cambell Chambers, from Pennsylvania, and Jeanette Hargleroad (b. 1855), also from this state. James and Jeanette later settled in New York. He was first married to Berth...
Chicago Examiner
MISS ANNIE KELLY IN HOSPITAL
20th April 1912
Misses Margaret and Beatrice Kelly of 303 Eugenie street were overjoyed last night when they learned that their seventeen-year-old sister, Annie Kelly, who was a Titanic voyager, was one of the survivors picked up by the Carpathi...
Chicago Tribune
THIRD OF FAMILY TO MEET TRAGIC END
31st October 1914
Nineteen year old Howard Hippach is the last of the three sons of Louis A. Hippach, wealthy plate glass and window glass manufacturer, to meet a tragic death.  Howrd Hippach was killed Thursday afternoon when a motor car which he was driving ...
THE TWO PENNIES : A TRUE STORY FROM THE TITANIC
Titanic Review
THE TWO PENNIES : A TRUE STORY FROM THE TITANIC
21st May 2012
Ed Coghlan
Ed Coghlan reviews Susie Millar's memoir of her great grandfather Thomas Millar who helped to construct the Titanic and died on her....
Cleveland Plain Dealer
MORGAN'S BARBER LOST
19th April 1912
Man Who Always Shaved Financier Was on Titanic By Plain Dealer's Leased Wire New York, April 18--Arthur White, once a rich English barber and known in England as the soap wrapper king, is among those lost on the Titanic. White used to...
 
ELIZABETH WALTON ALLEN WILLIARD : FAMILY INFORMATION

Constance's father, David H. Willard (1852-1916) was originally from Wisconsin but when he married to Miss Cora Day (1856-1916), he moved to Minnesota and was employed by his father-in-law at Minneapolis in the lumber business. ...
SPENCER VICTOR SILVERTHORNE BIRTH RECORD
Ontario Vital Records
SPENCER VICTOR SILVERTHORNE BIRTH RECORD
17th October 1876
E.R.Barclay, Registrar
Ontario birth record for Spencer Victor Silverthorne...
New York Times
JOHN RYERSON
24th January 1986
John Ryerson, an amateur golfer and one of last survivors of the sinking of the Titanic, died Tuesday at a nursing home in West Palm Beach, Fla. He was 87 years old. Mr. Ryerson was born in Chicago, a scion of the Ryerson steel...
Unidentified Newspaper
TITANIC SURVIVOR DIES IN DANVILLE
1916
Mrs. Helen Walton Bishop Passed Away While Guest of Mrs. O. W. Cannon TAKEN ILL FRIDAY Had Arrived Here on Previous Day For Visit With Her Companion on Long Trip Mrs. Helen Walton Bishop, one of the surv...
Worcester Telegram
FUND FOR RELIEF OF MRS. ASPLUND AND HER CHILDREN IS GROWING SLOWLY
30th April 1912
Money for the Worcester Titanic relief fund that is to be used for the financial assistance of Mrs. Charles Asplund and her two children who survived the Titanic disaster, in which her husband and three children were lost, is coming slowly to the rel...
Worcester Telegram
BODY OF CHARLES ASPLUND, TITANIC VICTIM, WILL BE BURIED IN WORCESTER, WITHOUT EXPENSE TO SURVIVING FAMILY
27th April 1912
Subscription papers will be circulated, today and next week in the Slater building, State Mutual building and courthouse, in an effort to raise money for Mrs. Charles Asplund and family left in strained circumstances owing to the loss of Mr. Asplund ...
Freeman's Journal (Cooperstown, New York)
MRS. GEORGE W. PATTERSON, JR.
19th January 1921
The body of Mrs. George W. Patterson, Jr. arrived in Cooperstown by special train over the D&H Saturday evening from Morristown, N.J., where she died on Thursday following an operation for appendicitis. The body laid in state in Christ Chur...
 
HARRISON FAMILY GRAVESTONE

In loving memory of Swainston Harrison Junior, who died at Ibi, Central Africa, 16th March 1892 aged 24 years. also Norman Harrison, second engineer SS Titanic foundered off the coast of Newf...
Cambria Daily Leader
SWANSEA MEN ABOARD TITANIC
17th April 1912
Mr. Evan Davies of Ynismond, Glais, who was on board the Titanic with Mr. J. Rogers, another Swansea Valley man. It is feared that the lives of both have been lost. Our Swansea Valley reporter writes: The names...
 
DEATH OF A CRESWELL SOLDIER

According to an obituary in the Worksop Guardian Mr. Hardwick lived at 70 Duke Street, Creswell.  He  succumbed following an illness of two days at the Fulham Hospital, London. He had only been a soldier for  eight...
 
THE SAGE FAMILY OF PETERBOROUGH
2001
Geoffrey E. Whitfield
John George Sage was born in Hackney, London in 1867. He followed a number of trades until his marriage, on 2nd November 1890 to Annie Elizabeth Cazaly. The Cazaly family were originally Huguenot refugees, and had been settled in the London are...
Worcester Evening Gazette
PRES. HAYS WIDOW LEAVES FOR HOME
20th April 1912
New York, April 19- Upon the arrival of the Carpathia, Mrs. Charles M. Hays, wife of the president of the Grand Trunk railway, who went down with the ill-fated Titanic and her two daughters, Mrs. Thornton Davidson and Miss. Margaret Hays, were met by...
New York Times
MRS. DULLES FONTANA
26th January 1934
Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 25---Mrs. Dulles Fontana, formerly Miss Margaret Dulles, who once sued her husband to prevent him from collecting $75 a week support from her, died today in the Barclay Hotel after a long ...
Chronicle
BOUND BROOK INTEREST IN THE WRECK
19th April 1912
Aside from the deep interest in the loss of the Titanic, Bound Brook had a special anxiety to know the fate of the Ryerson family, of Philadelphia, Mrs. Arthur Ryerson being a daughter of Mrs. John J. Borie and a sister of Adolph E. Borie, of Piedmon...
North American
U. S. HIS LIFE GOAL, HE WENT DOWN ON TITANIC
21st April 1912
WILKES-BARRE, Pa., April 20---After waiting for years for his relatives to save enough money to pay his passage from England to this city, where he was to make his home with Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Adams, of Oxford street, Henry Rogers, 19 years old, ...
The Sun (New York)
WILL APPEAL TO MRS. ASTOR
29th July 1912
Youth Who Says She Saved Him on the Titanic Stranded --- PITTSBURG, July 28---Harry Miller, 17 years old, who says he was rescued by Mrs. John Jacob Astor after the Titanic sank with all the other members of his ...
 
CENSUS (9)
1901
Thomas Blake is shown aged 25 living in Woolwich, London. He was described as a ships fireman and stated as born in St. Austell, Cornwall. Reference to the 1881 census shows Thomas Blake aged 5, the son of Guy Blake (gardener) and Harriet. At...
New York Times
THE WIDENERS
17th April 1912
Another of the morning inquiries (at the White Star Line office) was a long distance one from Philadelphia. It was for the news of Mr. and Mrs. George D. Widener and their son, Harry Elkins Widener, who are of the well-known Philadelphia family of th...
St. Ives Times & Express
ST. IVES TITANIC VICTIM
31st May 1912
FUNERAL OF MR. W CARBINES The body of Mr. William Carbines, of Nanjivey, St Ives, one of the "Titanic" victims, was brought to St. Ives from Southampton on Monday by the 10:14 a.m. train. It was expected that the remains would have ...
Tipperary Star
DEATH OF TITANIC SURVIVOR
20th November 1948
Mrs. Catherine Croke, Ballinntemple, Dundrum, whose death has occurred is believed to have been the last survivor in Ireland of the ill-fated Titanic. She was aged 21 at the time of the disaster and it was her first experience of being aboard a ship....
The Courier
A ROMANCE OF THE TITANIC
17th May 1912
The circumstances of the case read like a romance....
Asbury Park Evening Press
GWINN FAMILY LEAVES SUDDENLY
27th April 1912
Mrs. William L. Gwinn, whose husband, a postal clerk on the Titanic stood at his post trying to save the mails as the ship went down, left Asbury Park suddenly yesterday with her two children. The Gwinn’s [sic] had moved to this city some weeks...
Hudson Observer
WEST HOBOKEN MAN'S RELATIVES HAVE NOT ABANDONED ALL HOPE
22nd April 1912
Nothing has been heard of John Ashby, listed as second cabin passenger aboard the ill-fated Titanic, and the family, in West Hoboken, with the Rev. Edmund J. Cleveland, would be pleased for any information. No satisfaction can be obtained at the Whit...
New York Times
SYNAGOGUE UNVEILS A STRAUS WINDOW
27th May 1912
Impressive Services When Memorial Is Dedicated Before Montefiore Cbongregation --- MR. STRAUS'S BROAD CHARITY --- Edward Lauterbach Praises Him for His Gifts to People of All Faiths --- Impressive services we...
The Globe
EATON'S DAILY STORE NEWS
20th April 1912
THE STORE WILL CLOSE AT 1 P.M. TO-DAY AS A TOKEN OF OUR SORROW and sympathy with the widow, family and friends of the late Mr. George E. Graham, and as a mark of honor [sic] and respect for his heroic end on...
The Sun (New York)
MRS. AVA W. ASTOR SAILS
19th May 1912
Leaves for London, but is to Return Here Before Long --- Mrs. Ava Willing Astor, former wife of Col. John Jacob Astor, who was lost in the foundering of the Titanic, sailed yesterday for England by the White Star line...
Washington Herald
MRS. ASTOR NEAR COLLAPSE AT PIER
19th April 1912
Young Bride of New Yorker Who Perished on Point of Hysteria --- New York, April 18---Mrs. John Jacob Astor was assisted to the pier from the Carpathia by two officers of the boat. She was hysterical, and so plainly upon the point of col...
Bridgwater Mercury
WEST COUNTRY PEOPLE IN THE TITANIC : MELKSHAM
20th April 1912
Among the passengers was a Melksham family of eight persons - Mr. and Mrs. F. Goodwin, Watson's Court, High Street, Melksham...
 
FAMILY GRAVESTONE

For the love of the sacred heart pray for the soul of Alicia Ashcroft who died 27th March 1891 aged 69 years. also Austin Aloysius, grandson of the above lost in the Titanic 15th April 1912 aged 2...
 
VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO JAMES SMITH

Named on the magnificent Southampton Engineers Memorial, East Park. also named on the Glasgow Institute of Marine Engineers memorial. also remembered on the London, Institute of Marine Engineers memorial. also remembered on...
 
1901 CENSUS - SHOLING, HAMPSHIRE
31st March 1901
Richard Proudfoot has now been traced to Sholing, Hampshire on the 1901 Census. (Surname spelled incorrectly as Proudford). The family information was as follows - Jane Proudfoot 28 born. Devon Richard Proudfoot 10 born. Devon...
Philadelphia Inquirer
LOIS THAYER OF ROSEMONT; ACTIVE IN COMMUNITY AFFAIRS
26th June 1977
Lois Thayer, 82, a member of a prominent Philadelphia family, died Saturday a the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She lived at 103 Airdale Rd., Rosemont, PA. The former Lois Buchanan Cassatt, she was a great-great-niece of Jame...
 
LETTER FROM CAPTAIN SMITH'S WIDOW
6th June 1912
Woodhead Winn Road Southampton Telephone 1400 Dear Frank, I'm sorry to be so long in answering your letter and picture of your family which I am pleased to have. What a lovely outlook from your home. By the "Olympi...
 
FAMILY GRAVE

[The Church was demolished in 1860 but the churchyard still exists. The gravestones are next to the Storrow obelisk near the churchyards north-west gate.] Joseph Bell who departed this life on 8 December 1836, aged 69 years. Mar...
Chicago Daily Tribune
MERCHANT FAINTS FROM JOY
18th April 1912
page 3 Business Man Swoons on Learning Relatives Were Rescued from Titanic Wreck Aurora, Ill., April 17- [Special]- Oscar W. Johnson, 32 years old, a business man living at St. Charles, Ill., fell over in a dead faint ...
THE LAST OF THE LOST
Titanica!
THE LAST OF THE LOST
3rd August 2002
Alan Ruffman & Ryan Parr
A preliminary report on the Palaeo-DNA Project and the unidentified Titanic victims in the Halifax, Nova Scotia, cemeteries...
North American
FEAR BOYERTOWN GIRL, MISSIONARY, WAS LOST
22nd April 1912
READING, Pa., April 21---Mr. and Mrs. James B. Funk, parents of Miss Annie C. Funk, a missionary to Janjgir, Central Province, India, have given up hope of seeing their daughter alive. The mother is seriously ill and the entire family is grief-stric...
New York Times
ORIGIN OF NAMES OF HOTELS HERE
9th March 1930
Named for Interested Families or After Well-Known European Hostelries --- ST. REGIS CALLED FOR LAKE --- Suggested to the Late John Jacob Astor by Mrs. Theodore Douglas Robinson --- So numerous are the hotels of New Yo...
 
WENDRON PARISH, CORNWALL. 1901 CENSUS
1901
The 1901 census for Wendron, Cornwall reveals Frederick James Banfield, aged 17. A grocers assistant he was at home with his widowed mother, Ellen (his father had died in September 1900)and younger brother William John. Also in Wendron was hi...
 
WILLIAM TRACY EUSTIS : FAMILY INFORMATION

William Tracy Eustis (1822-1906), from Boston, married to Martha Gilbert Dutton (1828-1900), also from Boston, on 3rd October 1849. The couple had six choldren: Eleanor Tracy (1851-1922), Henry Dutton (b. 1853), Mary St. Barbe (b. 1857), Elizab...
Le Journal de Genève
TITANIC PASSENGERS FROM SWITZERLAND
17th April 1912
On board the "Titanic" were a few people from Switzerland, such as the Zurich family Froelicher-Staehli......
Washington Times
SENATOR GUGGENHEIM FEARFUL THAT HIS BROTHER IS DEAD
16th April 1912
Senator Simon Guggenheim of Colorado waited eagerly and anxiously today for some word that would indicate the fate of his brother, Benjamin, who was a Titanic passenger. Senator Guggenheim this forenoon had not given up all hope, but he was fearful t...
New York Times
READS BULLETIN, COLLAPSES
16th April 1912
C. J. E. Clayton Feared All His Family Had Perished --- As the details of the Titanic disaster were being thrown out by The Times bulletins shortly before midnight, a well dressed man on the arm of a friend wedged his way through the cr...
 
FAMILY GRAVESTONE (6)

IN MEMORY OF HUGH MCELROY WHO DIED ON THE 3RD DAY OF APRIL 1870 AGED 56 YEARS. ALSO OF RICHARD, SON OF HUGH MCELROY WHO DIED ON THE 9th DAY OF JUNE 1888 AGED 44 YEARS. AND OF MARY HANNAH MCELROY DIED 9th APRIL 1890 AGED 44 YEARS. ...
Scannell's New Jersey's First Citizens
JONATHAN H. BLACKWELL

JONATHAN H. BLACKWELL---Born at Hopewell, Mercer County, December 20. 1841; son of Stephen and Francenia (Hunt) Blackwell; married at Hopewell, N. J., on October 5, 1865, to Susan Weart, daughter of Spencer Weart of Hopewell....
Guernsey Weekly Press
REPORTED MISSING: E. H. WHEADON
22nd April 1912
Mr. E.H. Wheadon was in his 67th year. He was the head of the agricultural firm of E.H. Wheadon and Sons, Couture. He was a man of most kindly nature and charitable disposition. Among the members of the family and their very wide circle of friends hi...
Free Press
THE TITANIC FUND
26th April 1912
During the last week it has transpired that one of the bandsmen on board the Titanic was a man named J. W. Woodward, who was born and educated at Hill Top, West Bromwich. Woodward's father was at one time manager of the Hill Top Foundry, and W...
Worcester Telegram
FELIX R. ASPLUND [OBITUARY]
2nd March 1983
SHREWSBURY--Felix R. Asplund, 73, of 39 Fairlawn Circle died yesterday in his home. Mr. Asplund was a draftsman for Coppus Engineering in Worcester for 35 years, retiring in 1972. He leaves a sister, Lillian G. Asplund of Shrews...
 
EDWARD HARRIS, PANTRYMAN

Edward Harris was the 4th son of Thomas Harris, a part-time prison warder who lived at 13, Greenhill Avenue, Winchester. After leaving school Edward worked for several years at the town's railway station. His employers were S...
99TH ANNIVERSARY OF TITANIC'S SINKING COMMEMORATED IN BELFAST
Titanic Stories
99TH ANNIVERSARY OF TITANIC'S SINKING COMMEMORATED IN BELFAST
16th May 2011
15th April 2011 was the 99th anniversary of Titanic’s foundering after hitting an iceberg in mid Atlantic. In towns and cities throughout the world, the event is remembered in simple ceremonies. ...
 
FAMILY GRAVESTONE (2)

In loving memory of Sarah Jane, the beloved wife of Robert Henry Davies who died 17th May 1914 aged 62 Years "Peace Perfect Peace". Also Gordon Raleigh, second son of the above who lost his life in Tita...
 
BRAVERY AWARD
1st April 2005
Trevor M. Bailey
Ernest G F Brown...
 
HOLSWORTHY, DEVON - 1901 CENSUS (1)
31st March 1901
At the time of the 1901 census John Henry Perkin, aged 12, was living at the family butcher shop at Lower Square in the town of Holsworthy, Devon. Those present on census day were - William Perkin Head 49 Butcher/Shopkeeper Eli...
 
HELEN MELVILLE SMITH

The daughter of master mariner Edward John Smith and Sarah Eleanor Pennington, was born on Saturday 2nd April 1898 at 20 Alexandra Road, Waterloo, Litherland, near Liverpool. The birth was registered by Edward John Smith on 3rd May 1898. Helen Melvi...
News Palladium
MRS. NELLIE BECKER
15th February 1961
Mrs. Nellie Becker, of 391 Britain Avenue, died at 6:06 A.M. today at Mercy Hospital, where she was admitted four days ago following an apparent heart attack. Mrs. Becker was the widow of Rev. O. A. (sic) Becker, who served as interim ...
Daily Mail
THE MAY FAMILY
18th April 1912
Mrs May, across the way, lost her husband and eldest son. The son was married a year ago and his wife had a baby six weeks ago... Crossing the road I had a talk with the elder Mrs May, a slight, pale woman with dark sorrowful eyes. She ask...
 
THE MILLER'S SON

Albert Barker was born in the village of King's Worthy on the River Itchen in Hampshire, just a few miles upstream from the dock where Titanic would begin its voyage 19 years later. His father was a miller at nearby Abbot's W...
Chicago Daily Journal
GIRL VICTIM OF TITANIC NEAR DEATH; GOT ONLY $25
25th April 1912
Margaret McGowan, in Chicago, Tells How official of Line Gave Her “Recompense” Margaret McGowan, one of the few steerage passengers who started for America on the Titanic and reached here, is at the home...
Newark Star
THREE OF TEN JERSEY PASSENGERS ARE SAFE
17th April 1912
Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Henry Stengel and Henry Blank Reported Among Those Rescued from the Titanic Wreck --- Up to a late hour last night only three of the ten New Jersey passengers on the Titanic were definitely known to be among the survi...
Coventry Standard
GEORGE GREEN BOOKED PASSAGE ON TITANIC
26th April 1912
husband of Mrs Theresa Green...
San Francisco Examiner
DEATH HOVERING OVER DR. DODGE; END IS EXPECTED
29th June 1919
Page5, column 2 Former City Assessor Rapidly Sinking After Week's Fight for Life. Dr. Washington Dodge, banker and former Assessor of San Francisco, is dying in St. Francis Hospital, and cannot possibly live more than ...
Hibbing Daily Tribune
MISS WILLARD TELLS OF WRECK
23rd April 1912
Girl Well Known Here, Who was on the Titanic has reached St. Paul. St. Paul, Minn. - April 23 - Miss Constance, the 20-year-old daughter of David Willard, formerly of Duluth, has arrived at the home of her sister, Mrs. Hope McCall, on ...
New York Times
COL. ASTOR MAY WED ANY DAY
2nd September 1911
Leaves in Noma with Miss Force and Her Family for Astor Country Home --- LAND AT FERNCLIFF TO-DAY --- Belief That the Ceremony Will Take Place There---Labor Day Visit with Trunks --- Rumors that the wedding ...
 
ASHE FAMILY GRAVESTONE

In loving memory of Harry, beloved husband of May Ashe who lost his life on the Titanic 15th April 1912. also our little girlie, Gladys May, who die...
New York Times
VINCENT ASTOR AS HEAD OF HIS FAMILY
17th April 1912
Would Probably Share $100,000,000 Estate With Stepmother in Event of His Father's Death --- IS NOT YET 21 YEARS OF AGE --- Settlement of $10,000,000 Upon Col. Astor's First Wife Believed to Comprise His Daughter's Share...
TITANIC SURVIVORS
Titanic Stories
TITANIC SURVIVORS
30th September 2011
Titanic Stories
A first class passenger, second officer and fireman recall the moments leading up to Titanic finally going down. ...
Brooklyn Daily Times
MRS. NATSCH PROSTRATED BY NEWS OF DISASTER
16th April 1912
Charles Natsch, of 503 East Seventh street, Secretary of the firm of Lamonte, Corliss & Company, importers of Manhattan, is prominent in club and social circles in Flatbush. Mr. Natsch left New York about six weeks ago on a business trip for his fi...
New York Times
MEMORIAL NOTICE (4)
28th April 1912
HAYS---At a special meeting of the Board of Directors of the United States Mortgage and Trust Company held April 25, 1912, it was resolved that the following minutes be adopted and transmitted to the family of Mr. Charles M. Hays: CHAR...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
LEARNS SISTER WAS LOST ON FATED TITANIC (1)
19th April 1912
[The beginning of this article appears under Julia Barry's ET entry.] Overcome with grief at the loss of his wife and two children, who were on their way from England to join him in this country, Benjamin Peacock left his boarding plac...
Nottingham Daily Express
DERBYSHIRE VICTIM
22nd April 1912
Among the missing is George Henry Hickley, a Derby man, who was a steward on board the ill-fated liner. He was well known in the Rowditch district of the town, as he often visited his sister, Mrs. Knowles, wife of Mr. Knowles, of the Lonsdate Dairy,...
Chorley Guardian
WIDOW OF TITANIC OFFICER VISITS CHORLEY
18th July 1958
Seeks Family Crest Motto - ''Let your light shine'' By a coincidence, a visitor to Chorley this week was Mrs. Sylvia Lightoller, widow of the late Cdr. C. H. Lightoller, who is played by Kenneth ...
 
TITANIC PASSENGER ANNIE HOLD (FAMILY INFORMATION)

Mrs Stephen Hold (Annie Margaret, nee Hill) was born in the fishing village of Porthoustock in Cornwall and baptised at the parish church of St. Keverne on 23 May 1883. She was the daughter of Augusta Lavinia Hill. Annie’s mother was...
New York Times
MILLET'S BODY CREMATED
3rd May 1912
BOSTON, May 2---A throng of men and women stood with heads uncovered in the train shed in the North Station to-day when the coffins containing the bodies of Frank D. Millet, the artist, and Richard P. [sic] White of Winchenden ...
 
MR BENJAMIN HOWARD & MRS ELLEN HOWARD

Marion James
Mr & Mrs Benjamin HOWARD On researching Benjamin Howard and his wife Ellen Howard who both perished, their bodies were never found. I have been able to locate some details about them and their family members....
Derbyshire Times
PRIVATE REGINALD HARDWICKE, A.S.A.
9th March 1918
Private Reginald Hardwicke, A.S.A., of 7- Duke Street, Creswell, Derbyshire has succumbed to a two days illness at the Fulham Hospital, London. He only joined up eight weeks ago, having been in training at Isleworth, Middlesex. He was 26 years...
New York Times
BENJAMIN GUGGENHEIM ELECTED PRESIDENT
16th April 1912
Elected President of International Steam Pump Co. in 1909 --- Benjamin Guggenheim was born in Philadelphia, Oct. 26, 1865, the fifth of the seven sons of Meyer Guggenheim, founder of the famous house of M. Guggenheim & Sons,...
 
COLERIDGE FAMILY INFORMATION

Reginald Coleridge was born in 1883 at 23 Bitton Street, Teignmouth, Devon. He was the only son of Charles Coleridge (cabinet maker) and Annie. He had a younger sister named Augusta. Reginald’s grandfather, James Coleridge (1824-1904...
Shoreham Society Newsletter
A TITANIC LINK
April 1998
Little did any of us realise as we beat a path to South Coast Cinema doors to see that blockbuster movie Titanic that it had a Shoreham connection. A prominent Shoreham family lost one of their sons on the so-called ‘unsinkable ship’. Henry Head, ...
ALBERT BRIANT 1877-1912 A SHORT BIOGRAPHY
Titanica!
ALBERT BRIANT 1877-1912 A SHORT BIOGRAPHY
14th September 2005
Bryan and Hilary Popple
Albert Briant...
West Palm Beach Inquirer
WILLIAM E. CARTER SUCCUMBS TO ILLNESS
21st March 1940
William E. Carter, well-known sportsman and clubman of Philadelphia and Unionville, Pa., died early Wednesday morning at a West Palm Beach hospital after a brief illness. He had been spending the season at the Breakers, which he had visited each w...
The Violinist
THE ORCHESTRA ON THE TITANIC
1912
A review of Hume by people who knew him...
 
E. J. SMITH, COPTIC AGROUND AND RIO---TWO OUT OF THREE AIN'T BAD?

Mark Baber
E. J. Smith, Coptic Aground and Rio---Two out of three ain’t bad? There are several standard White Star history volumes which associate E. J. Smith, co...
 
FILLBROOK FAMILY INFORMATION

Joseph Charles Fillbrook (k/a as Charles) was born in Truro, Cornwall in 1894. He was the son of William Fillbrook, a mason by occupation and Kate (nee Vincent). He had five siblings, Edward John, William Arthur, George, Rose Hetta (k/a Rosetta) and...
 
CABIN ALLOCATIONS
18th July 2004
The allocation of cabins on the Titanic is a source of continuing interest and endless speculation. Apart from the recollections of survivors and a few tickets and boarding cards, the only authoritative source of cabin data is the incomplete...
Le Petit Journal
AN ANGUISHED SISTER
20th April 1912
Melle Leroy, a maid from Bouvigny-Boyefles (Pas-de-Calais), recently received from her sister who is a chambermaid to the Douglases, a postcard telling her that she was sailing with her employers for New-York. Two days after she received the p...
New York Times
MEMORIAL NOTICE (1)
20th April 1912
STRAUS---At a special meeting of the Executive Committee of the Educational Alliance, held on Friday, April 19, 1912, the following resolutions were unanimously adopted: After days of keenest anxiety, the Directors of the Educational A...
MORE THAN A CREW LIST
 
MORE THAN A CREW LIST
30th August 2011
The “More than a List of Crew” Website Explained The historical circumstances that made merchant seafarers some of the best documented of nineteenth and early twentieth century workers in Britain...
The Sun (New York)
MRS. 'WILLIE' CARTER GETS DIVORCE DECREE
16th June 1914
Grounds for the Decision Are Not Disclosed---Couple Were in Titanic Disaster --- PHILADELPHIA, June 15---Mrs. Lucille Polk Carter got a decree of divorce here to-day from William K. Carter. The Carters' country home ...
 
LUNCH WITH MARCONI'S DAUGHTER REVEALS TITANIC ANECDOTE

On April 11, 1989, after attending a Church near the Vatican, my wife and I were invited by Degna Marconi to have lunch with her at her home in Rome. Degna was the first child of Guglielmo Marconi and Beatrice O’Brien, the daughter of the...
 
LOBB FAMILY INFORMATION

The correct origins of William Arthur Lobb, third class passenger on Titanic have now been established. The 1891 Cornwall Census shows that William Arthur Lobb was born in the parish of Luxulyan (5 miles NE of St. Austell) in 1881 and that he was th...
 
MEMORIALS TO WILLIAM DICKSON MACKIE

Named on the magnificent Southampton Engineers Memorial, East Park. also named on the Glasgow Institute of Marine Engineers memorial. also remembered on the London, Institute of Marine Engineers memorial. also r...
New York Times
CLUBMEN AND THEIR CLUBS
28th February 1904
[Note: This is extracted from a longer article about several prominent members of New York social clubs.] J. Bruce Ismay, who succeeds Charles [sic; should be "Clement"] A. Griscom as President of the International Mercantile Marine Co...
Asbury Park Evening Press
COMPTONS TELL OF TITANIC DISASTER
20th April 1912
NEW YORK, APRIL 20---Mrs. Alexander T. Compton and her daughter, Miss Alice Compton, of Lakewood and New Orleans, two of the Titanic’s rescued, reached here completely prostrated over the loss of Mrs. Compton’s son Alexander, who went down with the...
Semi Weekly Iowegian
GIVES UP HOPE OF CHILDREN - MYSTIC MAN FINDS THAT THOSE FROM TITANIC WERE NOT HIS - RETURNS A SAD MAN
30th April 1912
With the hope gone that the French children rescued from the Titanic and under care in New York might be his, Francois Lefebre, the Mystic man who started east with hopeful anticipations, has returned without the children. He stopped at C...
New York Times
MRS. J. J. BROWN DIES; SURVIVOR OF TITANIC
27th October 1932
Was Rescued by the Carpathia After Hours in Row Boat-- Long a Newport Colonist.Mrs. Margaret Tobin Brown of Denver, Col., widow of James J. Brown, mine owner, died...
New York Times
ROCHESTER GIRL IS SAVED
19th April 1912
But Traveling Guardian of Little Miss Bentham Is Missing --- Special to The New York Times --- ROCHESTER, April 18---Lilian Bentham of 11 Kay Terrace is saved on the Carpathia, but her mother is suffering from nervous stra...
New York Times
EDWARD MAYER IS DEAD
11th June 1955
World War I Air Veteran Had Been Investment Broker --- Special to The New York Times --- SCRANTON, Pa., June 10---Edward B. Mayer of Dalton, a veteran of World War I and a retired New York investment broker, died today in ...
New York Times
DEATH OF BOYS HELD ACCIDENT BY NORRIS
25th October 1928
Medical Examiner Announces Finding After Iquiry Into Waldman Tragedy --- HEARS SEVEN WITNESSES --- Absolves Police for Moving Bodies and Says Their Inquiry Was Thorough --- WORKER TELLS OF FALL ---...
The Salt Lake Tribune, Salt Lake City
MEMORIAL IN PROVO FOR TITANIC VICTIM
22nd May 1912
Services to Be Held Friday; No Hope Now of Recovering Body of Mrs. Corbett --- Special to The Tribune --- PROVO, May 31 [sic]--- Memorial services for Mrs. Irene Colvin Corbett, who was one of the victims...
Evanston Daily News
NO EVANSTONIANS ABOARD
16th April 1912
There were no Evanstonians aboard the ship. Arthur Ryerson and family, formerly of Lake Forest and well known in local social circles were among the passengers. All are reported saved except Mr. Ryerson.  Mrs. Ida S. Hippach and daughter Jean...
 
HENRY SWAFFIN WOTTON
8th May 2013
Debbie Beavis
Henry Swaffin Wotton boarded Titanic in Southampton, and disembarked in Cherbourg. Hardlly surprisingly, less attention has been paid to most of the cross Channel passengers and he is no exception; he may not have lived through the tragedy that...
 
PROUDFOOT FAMILY INFORMATION

Richard Royston Proudfoot, signed on as a trimmer for the Titanic engine department in April 1912. His birth was registered at Plymouth, Devon in the September Quarter of 1890. He was the son of Royston Jesse Proudfoot and Jane Gendle (nee W...
Newark Evening News
FORMER SECRETARY OF PATERSON Y. W. C. A. LOST
22nd April 1912
PATERSON, April 22---Returning from India, where she was engaged in missionary work, Miss Annie Funk, for several years secretary of the Young Women’s Christian Association, was one of those lost on the Titanic. This was her first furlough in five y...
 
HANNA MAMEE

Patricia Sheehi (Cameron) (Hanna Mamee's niece)...
 
THE MYSTERY OF CHARLES BARNES AND ROBERT BARNHOUSE
9th April 2009
Mike Holgate
In April 1913, an article appeared in the Torquay Times under the headline: Echo Of The Titanic Disaster : The Strange Story Of The Man With Two Names. A hearing at Torquay County Court had established the true identity of a stoke...
Transactions of the Devonshire Association
HENRY FORBES JULIAN
1912
'Mr Julian, one of the noble band of heroes who sacrificed their lives in the Titanic disaster on 14 April 1912, so that the women and children might be saved, was the son of Mr Henry Julian, of Cork and Bolton, and belonged to a mixed...
New York Times
BATHS ARE HELPING MORGAN
4th May 1912
Aix-les-Bains Correspondent Tells of the Financier's Strenuous "Cure" --- By Marconi Transatlantic Wireless Telegraph to The New York Times --- LONDON, May 3---An Aix-les-Bains correspondent says: ...
New York Times
TO PROVE MRS. GAGE DESCENDANT OF KINGS
12th April 1912
Defense Introduces Family Tree in Proceedings Brought by Banker C. J. Bell --- ROOSEVELT'S ROYAL ORIGIN --- Miss Gage Testifies That an Ancestor of Colonel Was a Scottish King—--Threaten Mrs. Gracie with Arrest ---...
Torquay Directory
THE COUNTESS OF ROTHES
24th April 1912
The Countess of Rothes, who, as reported in last week’s Directory, was saved, was on her way to the States to meet her husband, who is a son of Mrs. Leslie Leslie, of Paignton, Devon. Before marriage Lady Rothes was Miss Edwardes, only child of Mr. ...
THE TWO PENNIES :  A TRUE STORY
 
THE TWO PENNIES : A TRUE STORY
15th August 2011
Susie Millar
Told by the great granddaughter of a crew member.....
St. Ives Times & Express
MR. CARBINES INTERRED
10th May 1912
Through the courtesy of Mr. Carbines — brother of the late Mr. William Carbines, a passenger on the "Titanic" and who has only just arrived in St. Ives from America — we are able to give some information from a letter which Mr. William Cogar, loca...
1911 Census
THE SAGE FAMILY IN THE 1911 CENSUS
2nd April 1911
The Sage family in 1911 were living at 246 Gladstone Street, Peterborough. The house had 5 rooms. Name:  John G. Sage Relationship to ...
New York Times
NEW YORKER'S CHILD IS KILLED IN PARIS
9th June 1903
Daughter of Archibald Gracie of This City Loses Her Life in an Elevator Accident --- PARIS, June 8---Constance Gracie, the young daughter of Archibald Gracie of New York, was killed in an elevator accident at the Hôtel de la Trémoïlle l...
Semi Weekly Iowegian
FRENCHMAN HAD TOO MANY WIVES
16th July 1912
Man who lost wife on Titanic seems to have eloped with another from France...
New York Times
MRS. DICK'S ESTATE LEFT TO 2 OF SONS
10th April 1940
William F. and John H. to Get Principal at Age of 28 --- Mrs. Madeleine T. Dick, who died at Palm Beach, Fla., on March 27, left her estate in trust for the benefit of two of her sons, William Force Dick and John Henry Dick of Islip, L....
 
ELIZABETH WALTON ALLEN : FAMILY INFORMATION

Elizabeth Walton Allen was born on 1st October 1882 in St. Louis, Missouri. She was the daughter of George Washington Allen (1853-1917)a Judge from St. Louis and Lydia Jeanette McMillen (b. 1853)from Indiana. They married on 21st June 1876 in S...
Evening Bulletin
HAD PREMONITION OF HARM
16th April 1912
Annie Ward, Cardeza Maid, Saved from Titanic, Didn't Want to Go Aboard --- Miss Annie Ward, maid to Mrs. J. W. M. Cardeza, of Germantown, who was saved from the wreck of the Titanic, had a premonition that something was going to happen ...
New York Times
DR. CHARLES D. EASTON DIES AFTER OPERATION
5th October 1934
Physician Here and in Newport, of Distinguished Ancestry, Had Served in the War Dr. Charles D. Easton of 510 Park Avenue, who had practiced medicine in Newport, R.I., for many years and in this city since the Armistice, died yesterday ...
New York Times
MRS. THOMAS CARDEZA
12th November 1943
Page 21, column 1 Wife of Philadelphia Explorer, Kin of Racine, Red Cross Aide PHILADELPHIA, Nov 11 Mrs. Mary Racine Cardeza, wife of Thomas Drake Martinez Cardeza, Philadelphia sportsman and explorer, ...
Chicago Record-Herald
MRS. BENJAMIN GUGGENHEIM RECEIVES HUSBAND' LAST MESSAGE FROM TITANIC SURVIVOR
21st April 1912
 GETS ADIEU FROM SEA Mrs. Benjamin Guggenheim Receives Husband’ Last Message From Titanic Survivor ‘I’ve Done My Duty,” Word  ...
Staffordshire Advertiser
WEST BROMWICH MEN ON TITANIC
20th April 1912
Three West Bromwich men, Alfred Davies, aged 21, John Davies, aged 22, and Joseph Davies, aged 17 years, all of Hardware Street, and a relative named James Lester, aged 39, of Wolverhampton are believed to be among the ill-fated passengers. They l...
 
JOYCE A. ROSENFELD
14th August 1996
Joyce Aks Rosenfeld, 62, of the 1800 block of Banning Road, died August 13, 1996, in her home. Mrs. Rosenfeld was a native of Portsmouth. She was member of Ohef Sholom Temple in Norfolk and had worked at Antell's Women's Clothing Stor...
Western Morning News
FROM THE WESTCOUNTRY
20th April 1912
Captain and Mrs. T. Hoskings (sic), 17, The Green, Shaldon, received a telegram yesterday from Mr. Bock (the former’s cousin), now in America, to the effect that he had travelled down to New York, 300 miles from his home, hoping to meet their son amo...
 
DISPOSITION OF TITANIC VICTIMS' BODIES

List of recovered Titanic victim's bodies and what became of them...
Atlantic City Daily Press
COUSIN OF CITY CLERK DONNELLY AMONG RESCUED
17th April 1912
Elmer Taylor, Paper Cup Manufacturer, Mrs. Thos. Potter, Mrs. Boulton Earnshaw (Olive Potter) and Miss Hayes Are Safe On Carpathia ---------- COTTAGE SECTION HERE IN FERMENT ---------- Many Atlantic City people ...
Newark Evening News
KARL H. BEHR, TENNIS PLAYER, AMONG SAVED
16th April 1912
Special Service of the NEWS MORRISTOWN, April 16---Word was received here today by Frederick H. Behr, of Headley road, that his brother, Karl H. Behr, of 777 Madison avenue, New York, the noted tennis player, was among the pass...
The Washington Post
TITANIC CLAIMS $10,000,000
16th January 1913
Mrs Irene Harris Asks $1,000,000 for Loss of Husband New York, Jan 12 – A flood of petitions for damages through the loss of the steamer Titanic, filed today; included one Mrs Irene Wallach Harris, who claims $1,000,000...
Glas
DEATH NOTICE (13)
18th September 1971
"Umria nam je draga mama, sestra, stara mama in teta Manca Juvan Karunova mama iz Milj, do danes deina prezivela s Titanika Pogreb drage pokojnice bo v nedeljo, 19. septembra, ob 15. uri izpred hise zalost...
New York Times
$5,000,000 IS WILLED FOR BLOOD RESEARCH
4th August 1954
Page 14, Column 4 PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 3-- Jefferson Medical College and Hospital will receive more than $5,000,000 for blood research under the will of Thomas Drake Martinez Cardeza, Philadelphia art collector, explorer ...
New York Times
ASTOR HOME SCENE OF NEWPORT PARTY
14th August 1935
Ang 14,1935 --- Mr. and Mrs. Enzo Fiermonte, Mrs. Lorillard Spencer and Mrs. J. L. Banks Jr. Guests --- Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- NEWPORT, R. I., Aug. 13---Mr. and Mrs. John Jacob Astor gave a small ...
The San Francisco Call
RELATIVES HERE AWAIT TIDINGS
16th April 1912
John Bartholomew, son of John Bartholomew, head of the commissary of the Titanic, is staying at the St. Francis. Young Bartholomew is a traveling agent of a large linen house of England and is here on one of his regular ...
Newark Evening News
JERSEY DEATH ROLL DETAILS
19th April 1912
Besides Residents of This State, Many Victims Had Connections Here ---------- ANGUISH OF THE RELATIVES ---------- In addition to the New Jersey residents who lost their lives in the disaster, fourteen more who met death had friends and r...
New York Times
MORGAN FORTUNE NEAR $100,000,000
1st April 1913
Financier Not Possessed of Vast Wealth of Rockefeller or Carnegie --- PUT $60,000,000 IN ART --- Lewis Cass Ledyard, His Counsel, Believed to Have Possession of His Will --- Mr. Morgan, in Wall Street's estimation, wa...
New York Evening Journal
MAYOR HAS TRIBUTE FOR ISIDOR STRAUS
21st April 1912
HEROISM OF NOTED AMERICAN AND HIS WIFE PRAISED IN LETTER TO OSCAR STRAUS Praise for the heroism of Isidor Straus and Mrs. Straus was expressed yesterday by Mayor Gaynor in a letter to Oscar Straus of No. 5 West Seventy-sixth Street. ...
New York Times
LORRAINE GRAVES ENGAGED TO MARRY
7th November 1936
Daughter of Mrs. Kiliaen Van Rensselaer to Be Bride of Clarence Moore --- Announcement was made at a dinner party given on Thursday evening by Mrs. Helene van Nostrand at her home, 45 East Eighty-first Street, of the engagement of Miss ...
Atlantic Daily Bulletin
MEMORIAL TO JAMES MOODY (1)
1993
Memorial...
DEBUTANTE, BRIDE, WIDOW, MOTHER – AND ALL IN COURSE OF ONE SHORT YEAR
Waterloo Times-Tribune
DEBUTANTE, BRIDE, WIDOW, MOTHER – AND ALL IN COURSE OF ONE SHORT YEAR
22nd November 1912
Honeymoon trip to Europe brought to an abrupt and tragic end by the Titanic disaster ...
A RARE TITANIC FAMILY: THE CALDWELLS' STORY OF SURVIVAL
Titanic Review
A RARE TITANIC FAMILY: THE CALDWELLS' STORY OF SURVIVAL
11th February 2012
Mike Poirier
Families are often the guardians of history. Who would have imagined that a new, amateur photo taken aboard Titanic on the day she sailed would grace the cover of a book? Julie Hedgepeth Williams, a journalism professor, has gone throu...
The Times
FUNERAL OF MR. ISMAY
28th November 1899
In the presence of a large and representative gathering the remains of Mr. Ismay were buried yesterday in the churchyard at Thurstaston, Cheshire. The road along which the funeral cortége passed w...
New York Times
FROM H.S. BRIDE'S FATHER
8th July 1912
Harold Bride's father wrote to the New York Times in order to express his gratitude to those who assisted his son in America....
St Ives Times
HAYLE MAN'S NARRATIVE

TRIBUTE TO A KIND HEARTED CAPTAIN...
New York Times Book Review
THE AUTHOR OF "AN OKLAHOMA ROMANCE"
19th October 1901
The author of "An Oklahoma Romance," the story of a love affair complicated with a land claim, which the Century Company are publishing, is Mrs. Helen Churchill Candee. She is a New Yorker of a family that has been well known in the metropolis for...
New York Times
WEDDING PLANNED BY ELLEN FRENCH
16th June 1934
Invitations Are Sent Out for Marriage to John Jacob Astor 3d on June 30 --- BRIDAL TO BE IN NEWPORT --- Rev. S. C. Hughes Will Officiate at Rites in Trinity Church---Reception at Mapleshade --- Special to THE...
Unidentified Newspaper
ELEANOR I. SHUMAN, 87, TITANIC SURVIVOR
10th March 1998
ELGIN, Ill. -- Eleanor I. Shuman, one of the last survivors of the Titanic, has died at age 87. After suddenly taking ill, Mrs. Shuman died Saturday in Elgin's Sherman Hospital. Mrs. Shuman, who was less than 2 years old when the...
The Washington Times
ASTOR WIDOWS, NOW SAID TO BE ON EDGE OF SOCIAL DUEL

In This, Their Hour of Grief, Friends Say They Are Preparing for War --- [Above a photo of Ava Willing Astor:] Armed With Millions, Son's Favor, and Prestige [Above a photo of Madeline Force Astor...
 
GOODWIN FAMILY 1911 CENSUS
2nd April 1911
Name Relationship To Head of Household ...
MEMORIAL PLAQUE (2)
 
MEMORIAL PLAQUE (2)

Plaque at Unitarian Universalist Church of Buffalo...
New York Post
LOYAL, SAYS TAFT OF BUTT
19th April 1912
Aide Was Like a Member of His Family, President Declares....
New York Times
HAROLD SANDERSON, SHIPPING MAN, DIES
27th February 1932
Former Head of International Merchant Marine Stricken While in North of Italy --- DIRECTED WHITE STAR LINE --- Came From a Family of Leaders in Maritime Matters Both Here and in England --- Special Cable to T...
 
NORTHLEW, DEVON -1901 CENSUS
31st March 1901
John Hall Lovell was born at Pynda Farm in the parish of Hatherleigh, mid-Devon in early 1892. He remained at that address until 1897 when he and the family moved to Lower Gorhuish Farm in the parish of Northlew. The 1901 censu...
New York Times
MRS. D. R. BENJAMIN WED TO G. H. CLARKE
13th December 1933
Ceremony by Justice P. J. McCook Soon After the License Is Obtained --- Mrs. Dorothy Rennard Benjamin of the Hotel Berkshire and George Hyde Clarke of Hyde Hall, Cooperstown, N. Y., obtained a marriage license at the Municipal Building ...
Burlington Hawk Eye
SWEDE SURVIVED LINER'S SINKING DURING SEARCH FOR HIS AMERICAN DREAM
1st January 1998
There's another love story connected to the Titanic....
New York Times
MISS GUGGENHEIM, DIVORCEE, TO WED
12th December 1922
Youngest Daughter of Late Copper Magnate to Marry Milton S. Waldman in Paris --- GOT RECENT FRENCH DECREE --- Fiance of Heiress, the Former Wife of S. M. Kempner, Was Lately a New York Newspaper Man --- Word ...
Western Morning News
UGBOROUGH MAN'S STORY
29th April 1912
J. Horswell (sic), a sailor, residing in Southampton, said though he was now lodging at Southampton, he hailed from Ugborough. He acted as bowman in one of the emergency boats, and among the passengers with them were Sir Cosmo and Lady Duff Gordon. ...
Titanic News
TITANIC SURVIVOR'S ACCOUNT FETCHES £20,000
20th October 2010
A woman's account of escaping the sinking Titanic in 1912 sold for £20,000 at auction the press association reports. Laura Francatelli from London said she heard an "awful rumbling" as the liner went down and "then came screams and cries...
New York Times
DAUGHTERS OF JACOB HONOR IDA STRAUS
25th November 1912
Unveil Tablet in Their Home Commemorating Her Beautiful Life and Heroic End --- AGED CHANT PRAYERS FOR HER --- Self-Sacrificing Devotion of Titanic Victim Held Up as an Inspiration to the Women of Her Race ---...
Atlantic City Daily Press
PROBATE WILL OF TITANIC VICTIM
30th April 1912
Frederick Sutton, Coffee Importer, Leaves $50,000 and Upwards to Family ---------- The will of Frederick Sutton, of Haddonfield, N. J., who lost his life in the wreck of the steamship Titanic, was probated yesterday aftern...
THOMAS ANDREWS - TITANIC DESIGNER
Titanic Stories
THOMAS ANDREWS - TITANIC DESIGNER
1st August 2011
Titanic Stories
The undoubted hero of the story of the titanic is Thomas Andrews, chief naval architect, managing director of the design department at Harland and Wolff and the leader of the Guarantee Group. ...
Denver Post
ARCHIBALD C. BUTT WAS TO HAVE BEEN MARRIED THIS FALL
18th April 1912
Was Engaged to Youngest Daughter of Col. John R. Williams San Antonio, Tex., April 18:- Major Archibald C. Butt, military aide to President Taft, soon was to wed Miss Williams of Washington, sister-in-law of Joseph Leiter of Chicag...
Guardian
MOUNT CHARLES VICTIMS
26th April 1912
It is now almost certain that Mr. W. H. Nancarrow and Mr. Alex. Robins have gone down with the ill-fated liner. Hopes were held that at least Mrs. Robins might have secured a place in the rescue boats, but now the Carpathia has reached the shore it i...
Newark Evening News
MRS. COMPTON TELLS OF TITANIC DISASTER
19th April 1912
NEW YORK, April 19---Mrs. Alexander T. Compton and her daughter, Miss Alice Compton, of Lakewood, N. J., and New Orleans, two of the Titanic’s rescued, reached here completely prostrated o...
Le Journal de Genève
A TRIBUTE TO MR. CHARLES DUANE WILLIAMS
25th April 1912
Wm J.M.
A letter of tribute regarding Titanic victim Charles Duane Williams from a resident of Geneva, Switzerland......
The Times
OBITUARY: MARGARET ISMAY
10th April 1907
MRS. ISMAY, widow of Mr. Thomas Henry Ismay, the founder of the White Star Line, and mother of Mr. Bruce Ismay, head of the International Mercantile Marine Company, died yesterday morning, at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. Geoffrey Drage, in Cad...
Cleveland Plain Dealer
SIXTEEN OHIOANS ARE STILL MISSING
18th April 1912
Page 1 Reports Fails to Account for All of State's Representatives on Titanic Relatives of Passengers Watch for Word of Loved Ones "Missing" still stands against the names of sixteen of the forty-four Ti...
New York Times
R. W. DANIEL WED TO MRS. CAMPBELL
7th December 1923
Vice President of Liberty National Bank Marries Daughter of W. C. Durant in Newark *** Robert W. Daniel of 19 West Sixty-ninth Street, Vice President of the Liberty National Bank of this city, and Mrs. Marjorie Durant Campbell of 635 P...
New York Times
COL. ASTOR'S FUNERAL
4th May 1912
Services at Rhlnebeck To-day, but Burial in Trinity Cemetery Here --- RHINEBECK May 3---The funeral service of Col. John Jacob Astor will be held to-morrow at noon in the Episcopal Church of the Messiah, of which he was Warden for sixte...
Newark Star
WILL BRING TITANIC VICTIM'S BODY HERE
30th April 1912
Body recovered by cable ship at the scene of wreck....
Washington Times
TAFT FEELS LOSS OF AIDE AS IF HE HAD BEEN BROTHER
19th April 1912
President, In Statement, Praises Fidelity of Late Military Aide --- President Taft today issued another statement relative to the fate of Major Butt, in which he dwelt particularly on his incapability to indulge in “intrigue or insincer...
 
NEAR TRAGEDY ON THE SEAS FOR STRAUS FAMILY
1926
Charles Spedding
The following year both Captain Barr and myself were transferred to the Caronia for a voyage down to Alexandria from New York.  Mr. and Mrs. Isadore Strauss ( sp ) were on board, and occupying one of the suites on the upper deck. ...
New York Times
FUNERAL OF ISIDOR STRAUS
9th May 1912
The funeral of Isidor Straus, who died in the wreck of the Titanic, was held at noon yesterday at the family residence, an old frame house at 105th Street and Broadway, which is one of the landmarks of early New York. In order to avoid a great outpou...
Evening Bulletin
MRS. A. H. RICE DIES IN PARIS AT 69
14th July 1937
Wife of Explorer and Surgeon Was Widow of G. D. Widener --- Mrs. Alexander Hamilton Rice, the former Eleanor Elkins, of this city, died suddenly yesterday at her home in Paris. She was 69. Mrs. Rice's first husband was G...
Atlantic Daily Bulletin
THE STORY OF TITANIC SURVIVOR MR. THOMAS KNOWLES
1992
Brian J. Ticehurst
SOME of you who were on the Titanic's re-enactment voyage on the Waterfront Ferry Hotspur VI, out of Southampton docks back at the Convention in April, may remember that the Captain of the Ferry we were aboard passed me a note sa...
 
NANCARROW FAMILY INFORMATION

William Henry Nancarrow was the only son of the second marriage of Thomas Nancarrow (b1819). His mother was Maria (b1840). His birth took place in or near St. Austell, Cornwall in 1877. His father was described in the various census returns ...
New York Times
YACHTS AND YACHTSMEN
29th April 1900
From present indications, John Jacob Astor's large steam yacht, the Nourmahal, will not be put in commission this year, at least not during the early Summer months. No orders have yet been received for her refitting, and as Mr. Astor is e...
Washington Times
MISS GRACIE GOES TO NEW YORK TO GET INFORMATION
17th April 1912
Worn to a point of desperation by the suspense she has undergone since receiving news that her father, Col. Archibald Gracie, was among those saved from the sea tragedy, Miss Edith Gracie, of 1527 Sixteenth street northwest, gave way to her anxiety t...
New York Times
$27,000 TO THE PRESIDENT
2nd June 1904
Two Roosevelt Children Also Benefit by J. K. Gracie's Will --- MINEOLA, L. I., June 1---The report of Charles F. Lewis, who was appointed to appraise the personal estate in New York of James King Gracie, who was an uncle of President Th...
 
PETER DENNIS DALY BY HIS GRANDSON

"What follows is the story of PDD and his Titanic involvement as told to me by my father (Richard) and supplemented by my uncle Nicanor (who in the 20's settled in Buenos Aries, Argentina) joining other established Dalys there: Paul, (bachelor), Vict...
New York Times
RITES FOR ASTOR ATTENDED BY 400
7th February 1959
Realty Leader's Funeral Is Held at St. James Church---Honor Guard Present --- More than 400 friends and business associates attended a funeral service yesterday for Vincent Astor. The real estate owner and descendant of John Jacob Astor...
 
LAST CONTACT WITH TITANIC?

Pete Morrall
Was Jack Mew the last man to have contact with Titanic before she left Southampton?...
New York Times
VINCENT ASTOR DIES IN HIS HOME AT 67
4th February 1959
Vincent Astor, millionaire real estate owner and head of the American branch of the famous family, died yesterday in his apartment at 120 East End Avenue. Mr. Astor, who was 67 years old, succumbed to a heart attack at 1 A. M. A spokes...
Washington Times
CAPT. SMITH ENDED LIFE WHEN TITANIC BEGAN TO FOUNDER
19th April 1912
Stories of His Suicide Differ, One Woman Asserting He Shot Himself, and Another Describing His Drowning --- Unable to bear the terrible strain of the disaster that overtook his mighty ship, Capt. E. J. Smith killed himself and gave to t...
Adams County News
LOCAL INTEREST IN TITANIC LOSS
20th April 1912
Wife of Lutheran Missionary Returning Home with Three Children All Saved in Midnight Transfer to Life Boats Many Gettysburg people are keenly interested in the welfare of four passengers who were o...
Brooklyn Daily Times
SORROW AT HARDER HOME DESPITE HOPEFUL MESSAGES
16th April 1912
Word was received at the home of Victor A. Harder, at 117 Eighth avenue, that his son George A. Harder and the latter’s young bride, who was Mrs. Dorothy Annan, of Manhattan, daughter of the late Edward Annan, of Brooklyn, who were passengers on the ...
Standard Union
COL. ASTOR BURIED IN GRAVE BESIDE MOTHER
4th May 1912
Body Brought to Manhattan After Funeral Services at Rhinecliff --- The body of John Jacob Astor was buried this afternoon beside the grave of his mother in Trinity Cemetery, on Washington Heights. The funeral services were held at Rhin...
New York Times
J. P. MORGAN SAILS; IS GOING TO EGYPT
31st December 1911
No Worry in Washington, Where He Is to Testify Some Time About Steel and Money --- NOT ON PASSENGER LIST --- Lords Deceis [sic; should be "Decies"] and Camoys, with Their American Brides, Also on th...
 
WILLIAM AND FLORENCE ANGLE (RED CROSS)

The husband was drowned. He was returning with his wife from a visit to her family in England. There are no children. He was a tile se...
 
FRANK ANDREW FAMILY INFORMATION

The following biography has been compiled with the assistance of descendants of Frank Andrew who reside in Cornwall. It should be pointed out that no birth certificate exists for Frank despite extensive searching and it should also be made known tha...
New York Times
MRS. CARTER WEDS AGAIN
1st September 1914
Back from London, She Announces Her Marriage to George Brooke --- Special to The New York Times --- PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 31--The announcement today of the marriage of Mrs. Lucile Polk Carter, prominent in Philadelphia, New ...
Le Grand Echo du Nord et du Pas-de-Calais
A SURVIVOR FROM SAINS-BOUVIGNY
23rd April 1912
A young lady from Sains-Bouvigny among passengers – She is safe and sound A few months ago, a young lady from Sains-Bouvigny, Melle Leroy, left her home here and was hired by rich Americans as a maid. After a short time in Paris...
Chicago Daily Journal
ONLY ONE OF IRISH PARTY BOUND FOR CHICAGO LIVES
19th April 1912
Of the five members of a party that included the Burke family, who left Castlebar, Ireland, to come to America, there was only one aboard the Carpathia when it crept up to its dock in New York. She was Annie Kelly, 16 years old. Her si...
New York Times
MRS. FIERMONTE DEAD IN FLORIDA
29th March 1940
--- Former Madeleine Force Was Married to Col. Astor, W. K. Dick and Italian Boxer --- SURVIVOR OF THE TITANIC --- Gave Up Fortune to Marry Again, Then Got Divorce to Wed Pugilist --- PALM BEACH, Fla.,...
New York Times
MRS. JOHN J. ASTOR TO MARRY W. K. DICK
18th June 1916
The New York Times. 18 June 1916 --- Four Years a Widow, She Gives up Income of Millions for Love of Girlhood Friend --- LOSES FIFTH AV. MANSION --- Trust from Husband Goes to Vincent Astor, W...
Brooklyn Daily Times
WYCOFF VAN DERHOEF HAD BIG CIRCLE OF FRIENDS
16th April 1912
Wycoff Van Derhoef, of 109 Joralemon street, was one of the wealthiest and best known residents of the Eastern District and Secretary of the Williamsburgh City Fire Insurance Company. Mr. Van Derhoef was on his way from a visit to his sister in Euro...
The Sun (New York)
MR. MORGAN'S BODY TAKEN TO HIS HOME
12th April 1912
Flag Draped Coffin Followed by Relatives From the Liner France --- QUIET TRIP FROM HAVRE --- The steamship France, with the body of J. P. Morgan, came up the bay late yesterday afternoon past flags at hal...
 
PENGELLY (PENGILLY) FAMILY INFORMATION

Frederick (Fred) William Pengelly was born in the parish of Calstock, East Cornwall in early 1893 whilst his father was working in the area as a mining engineer. Fred’s father, Frederick William Cardell Pengilly (sic) was born in 1861 ...
Cleveland Plain Dealer
JOY AND SADNESS COME WITH NEWS
20th April 1912
Happiness or Gloom Seizes Ohio Relatives of Titanic Passengers Memorial Services to be Held for Youngstown Business Man Gladness mingled with grief yesterday when word came that two persons mourned by relatives in Clev...
 
FRIENDS FOR LIFE

Randy Bryan Bigham
Fifty-five year old Ella White, the wealthy widow of a Manhattan businessman, was short and stout with an outspoken, often brash personality. Her companion, Marie Grice Young, 36, tall, slim and soft-spoken, was a music teacher from Washington. The p...
Progress
PORT SUNLIGHT
July 1912
Progress : the Journal of Lever Brothers Port Sunlight was directly and indirectly associated with the great suspense, and subsequent sorrow, which thrilled this country and the world when the new and gigantic White Star Liner Tit...
New York Times
STRAUS MEMORIAL MEETING
4th May 1912
Mayor Gaynor, Bishop Gailor, and Andrew Carnegie Will Take Part in It --- A civic memorial meeting for Mr. and Mrs. Isidor Straus will be held in Carnegie Hall Sunday afternoon, May 12, at 4 o'clock. Justice Samuel Greenbaum, President ...
Galesburg Republican Register
UNKNOWN TITLE (3)
22nd April 1912
Frank Karun, a member of the Austrian immigrant colony in this city, will have some stirring things to tell when he returns to the city of the loss of the big steamship Titanic and his rescue later by the Carpathia . Just at present Mr. Karun is at t...
Worcester Telegram
TWO OF THE ASPLUND CHILDREN ARE LOST
19th April 1912
Charles and Selma and Three of their Little Ones, Lillian, Clarence and Felix, are Safe. Charles and Selma Asplund and their children, Lillian, Clarence and Felix Asplund, survive the Titanic disaster. Philip and Carl, the other childr...
 
WILLIAM DICKSON MACKIE'S FAMILY AND THE MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND

William's family and the Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
LONE SURVIVOR IS PENNILESS
26th April 1912
Mrs. Peter Reniff is Left Destitute ---------- SAW NO LIGHTS OF OTHER SHIPS AS TITANIC SUNK Made penniless by the recent Titanic disaster in which she lost her husband, two brothers, cousin and two friends, Mrs. Peter Ren...
San Francisco Bulletin
SUICIDAL BULLET IS FATAL TO DR. DODGE
30th June 1919
Page 1, Column 4 PHYSICIAN EXPIRES FROM SHOT Dr. Washington Dodge died early today in St. Francis Hospital as the result of a bullet wound which he inflicted June 21 while in a fit of despondency brought on by illness....
 
102 YEARS AFTER TITANIC: WHY WE KEEP DRIFTING BACK
23rd May 2014
Lisa M. McDougald
Nothing in recent history defines the spectrum of human drama in so clear and compact a story as the sinking of Titanic. ...
Daily Home News
JERSEY PEOPLE WHO HAD RELATIVES ON BOARD
17th April 1912
PERTH AMBOY, April 17---Great anxiety in [sic] felt in this city by the members of the Parker, Jaudon, Marsh and Hechheimer families, who had near and distant relatives among the passengers on the ill-fated Titanic. Owner of Local Plan...
 
LAWRY FAMILY INFORMATION

Charity, who travelled as a third class passenger with her husband Alexander Robins was born in the parish of St. Mewan, Cornwall on 18 January 1865. At the time of the 1871 Census, aged 7, she was living at St. Austell with her parents and 8 ...
 
RED CROSS FUND REPORT ON ASPLUNDS

(From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913) Number P. 114. Asplund. Widow, two children and mother received a grant of £150. Farmer from Sweden, returning from visit to relatives. Aged 40 years, born 7th ...
 
ACCOUNT BY GERALD DUQUEMIN

His brother, Gerald, of Capelle's Building Stores, Guernsey, takes up the story: ''I was only ten years old at the time the Titanic went down but I can remember very well what results the sinking brought home. We heard about it on the ...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
TWO BROTHERS NOT ON TITANIC
6th May 1912
Benjamin Peacock Learns They Are Still in England ---------- HIS MOTHER SEEKS NEWS OF HIS WIFE AND CHILDREN A letter postmarked “Merton, county Surrey, England,” has brought some happiness to Benjamin Peacock, of 609 Sout...
 
MR WILLIAM ANGLE

Marion James
Family History of Mr William ANGLE In 1901 William is recorded as living at 23 Tower Road Ashton Manor Birming...
MAGGIE MADIGAN - AN IRISH IMMIGRANT'S DREAMS UNFULFILLED
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MAGGIE MADIGAN - AN IRISH IMMIGRANT'S DREAMS UNFULFILLED
1st January 2005
Robert L. Bracken
...
Syracuse Herald
COLLETT TO TALK OF SEA DISASTER
28th April 1912
Titanic Survivor to Appear at Auburn Theater. T.M. OSBORNE TO PRESIDE Meeting Will Be a Public Memorial Service for the Victims Auburn, April 27. – The pe...
The Charleroi Mail
MRS. HIRVONEN TELLS STORY OF HARROWING SCENES IN LATEST GREAT OCEAN DISASTER.
23rd April 1912
SAW BIG STEAMER SINK Hundreds Leaped Into Water When Gigantic Steamer Went Down ---Says Ismay Was In Same Boat Shuddering as she recalled the awful scenes of Monday morning when the fated steamer Titanic sunk with over 1,700 person...
 
MEMORIALS TO JACK PHILLIPS

Phillips, John George (Jack). Chief Wireless Operator. Has perhaps the largest Titanic memorial, namely 'The Phillips Memorial Cloister', by the River Wey, covering some three acres, at Godalming, Surrey. Inscribed on the memorial stone is: 'The Cloi...
Hampshire Magazine
DID THIS MAN SURVIVE THREE DAYS IN THE ICY OCEAN?
1980
By far the most exciting story concerning a Titanic crewman has survived through Mrs. Louise Parker of Golden Grove, a surviving daughter of greaser George Prangnell. The story of Prangnell's escape is truly incredible, and is told here in print for ...
Salt Lake Tribune
FEAR PROVO WOMAN DISASTER VICTIM
20th April 1912
Page 3 Special to The Tribune PROVO, April 1900 Up to 4 o'clock this afternoon no word had been received in this city of the fate of Mrs. Irene C. Corbett who is supposed to have been a passenger on the Titanic when it...
San Francisco Examiner
HERMAN KLABER ON BOARD THE TITANIC
16th April 1912
Native of San Francisco, in Business in Portland, Titanic Passenger Herman Klaber of Portland, one of the biggest hop merchants on the Pacific Coast, was a passenger on the Titanic. Klaber was born in San Francisco, went throu...
Progress - the Journal of Lever Brothers
PORT SUNLIGHT DIRECTLY AND INDIRECTLY ASSOCIATED
July 1912
Port Sunlight was directly and indirectly associated with the great suspense, and subsequent sorrow, which thrilled this country and the world when the new and gigantic White Star Liner Titanic heir of all the ages of constructive ...
Jersey Journal
MRS. BRIDGET LYNCH; SURVIVOR OF TITANIC
4th November 1959
Was Young Girl on Way to U. S. --- Arrangements were completed today for the funeral of Mrs. Bridget Lynch of Jersey City who, as a girl of 18, survived the iceberg crash of the Cunard White Star liner Titanic in 1912. Mr...
La Tribune de Genève
THE ARNOLD AND HAAS FAMILIES
21st April 1912
Newspaper article...
 
ANTTI WILHELM SIVOLA
10th July 2012
Alan Virta
A local newspaper in Idaho reveals why Antti Wilhelm Sivola was coming to America aboard the Titanic....
Titanica!
FURTHER ON THE TRAIL OF MRS FLEGENHEIM
15th April 2016
Gerhard Schmidt-Grillmeier
Further research on Antoinette Flegenheim(er) first class passenger on the Titanic....
La Voix du Nord
MME BOURLARD, LAST FRENCH SURVIVOR OF THE TITANIC, PASSED AWAY AT 88 IN OUR CITY
8th July 1972
Mme Bourlard who nearly met her death during two tragically famous accidents, passed away at the Sully home for elderly people in Béthune; she was going to turn 89 years old. Born in Hersin Coupigny in August 1884, the young Berthe Leroy was t...
The Evening Telegram
HAD LETTER LAST FRIDAY
16th April 1912
BROTHER STEWARD ON TITANIC : Charles Lydiatt Had Been Steward on Every Boat on White Star Line : Brother Waiting for News...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
ELIZABETHANS ON BOARD BIG LINER TITANIC
16th April 1912
News of Relatives Anxiously Awaited by Families In This City ---------- William E. Carter, 37 years old, of Philadelphia, a nephew of Joseph W. Carter, of 43 South Broad street, a well-known Elizabeth resident, is one of the pas...
New York Times
LOVE LIFTS JAIL SENTENCE OF LAWRENCE VAIL WHEN FRENCHMAN HE STRUCK WINS HIS SISTER
30th December 1926
PARIS, Dec. 29 (AP)---Love has found a way to make a new, Franco-American match---a blow over the head with a champagne bottle. The Frenchman who was hit, Captain Allain Lemerdy, son of a General, is going to marry Clothilde Vail, sister of the Ameri...
THE AVERAGE LIFEBOAT
Titanica!
THE AVERAGE LIFEBOAT
17th December 2004
Senan Molony
Updated! “THERE are three kinds of lies: lies, damn lies, and statistics.” - Mark Twain, Autobiography But there are also, when dealing with statistics, some d...
 
MRS ADA E BALL (BALLS) NEE HALL

Marion James
Mrs Ada E BALL (BALLS) nee HALL Ada E HALL married Martin...
Hanford Sentinel
RELIVING A TRAGIC NIGHT ON THE SEA

Doris Robertson Polley
Searching for one's roots has become a national pastime. What use to take years to research has become much simpler with the use of computers. Genealogy is no longer the sole intellectual occupation of a few scholars. Anybody can tract the history...
Newark Evening News
TWO TRENTON FAMILIES FEAR FATE OF YOUNG MEN
16th April 1912
Two prominent young Trentonians aboard the Titanic are Washington A. Roebling, second, and Stephen W. Blackwell, who were returning home from an automobile trip through Europe....
THE UNKNOWN ADULT
Titanica!
THE UNKNOWN ADULT
26th June 2007
Senan Molony
COUNTERFOIL number 30887 lay on the wooden surface. Money joined it for a few minutes, and then money took wing and parted from the ticket. A moment later the ticket itself was taken up. One of the opening scenes of the ...
New York Times
THE SMART HEIRS FOUND?
30th August 1912
Children of Titanic Victim Believed to be in Belgian Convent --- BRUSSELS, Aug. 29---The long-sought son and daughter of the late Montgomery Smart of New York, a Titanic victim, are believed to be in a Belgian convent. Their names are G...
Worcester Evening Gazette
WORCESTER FRIENDS TAKE UP WORK OF AIDING TITANIC SURVIVORS
22nd April 1912
An announcement was made in the G???mane Swedish Lutheran Church yesterday that a memorial service for victims of the Titanic disaster will be conducted in the church Sunday evening with Rev. John A. Eckstrom pastor, in charge. At thi...
Washington Times
FOUR ARE SAVED IN PHILADELPHIA FAMILY
19th April 1912
NEW YORK, April 19---William E. Carter, Mrs. William E. Carter, William T. Carter, and Lucille Carter, all of Philadelphia, were saved. All showed evidence of the terrible strain they had undergone. Mrs. Carter was a nervous wreck, but she bore up br...
Swindon Advertiser
SWINDON PASSENGERS ON BOARD
16th April 1912
THE TITANIC DISATER SWINDON PASSENGERS ON BOARD RETIRED GWR FOREMAN AMONGST THE PASSENGERS MR AND MRS BEN HOWARD TRAVELLED ON THE TITANIC "THE AWFUL SUSPENSE...
New York Times
25 DEAD, 100 HURT IN BIG EXPLOSION AT CEDAR RAPIDS
23rd May 1919
Fire Follows, Causing $1,500,000 Damage to the Douglas Starch Works --- SCORES ARE STILL MISSING --- Company of Soldiers Hold Back Relatives of Workers and Assist Rescuers --- CAUSE REMAINS UNKNOWN --- Windo...
Binghamton Press
SEVERAL VICTIMS OF TITANIC DISASTER WELL-KNOWN IN CITY
18th April 1912
Arthur Ryerson and W. F. Hoyt Among Them; Mrs.  Cassebeer Safe Among the locally known people who are believed to have been lost in the Titanic disaster is Arthur Ryerson of Chicago, who, with his wife, two daug...
New York Times
MRS. E. B. SHERFESEE, ONCE HOOVER AIDE
30th December 1939
Head of the American Fund for French Wounded Won Croix de Guerre---Titanic Survivor --- Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- COOPERSTOWN, N. Y., Dec. 29---Mrs. Emily Borie Sherfesee, wife of Forsythe Sherfesee, former fiananc...
TITANIC SISTERS: THE NEWELL GIRLS
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TITANIC SISTERS: THE NEWELL GIRLS
20th August 2004
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Marjorie Newell accompanied ...
New York Times
MEMORIAL NOTICE (3)
4th May 1912
STRAUS-Resolutions of the Board of Directors of the Hebrew Sheltering Guardian Society (Orphan Asylum,) passed at a meeting specially called for the purpose of considering the tragic and untimely death of Isidor Straus: Isidor Straus t...
THE INFORMATIVE 'MORNING NEWS'
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THE INFORMATIVE 'MORNING NEWS'
12th February 2009
Senan Molony
TWO years after the Titanic, and Captain Lord of the Californian was still pleading his case.   There follows a freshly resurrected article – important for the historical record – published ...
Providence Journal
SEVERAL INTERVIEW EXCERPTS BY HELEN AND FAMILY DETAILS
11th August 2005
Shelley Dziedzic
article excerpt...
MY GRANDFATHER MODELLED FOR TITANIC MEMORIAL
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MY GRANDFATHER MODELLED FOR TITANIC MEMORIAL
1st July 2017
Wayne Ranger
Wayne Ranger's grandfather modelled as one of the engineers on the famous Titanic memorial in East Park, Southampton....
La Voix du Nord
SHE NEARLY DROWNED IN THE SINKING OF THE TITANIC...
9th May 1965
André Pelletier
...and almost was burned to death in a Florida hotel Mme Bourlard, 80, now lives peaceful days in Béthune Sunday May 9th and Monday May 10th, 1965 Mme Bourlard, who was born in Hersin-Coupigny, near Béthune, 80 ...
New York Times
WOMEN REVEALED AS HEROINES BY WRECK (3)
20th April 1912
*** --- TWO YOUNG MEN'S HEROISM --- Woman Tells How Roebling and Case Saved Her---Others' Tribute to Dead --- Among the chivalrous younger heroes of the Titanic disaster were Washington A. Roebling, 2d, of Tr...
 
GEORGE PELHAM FAMILY RESEARCH

Marion James
George Pelham (Titanic survivor) 28yrs old born Bethnal Green Occupation Potman Wife ...
THE DREAM AND THEN THE NIGHTMARE
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THE DREAM AND THEN THE NIGHTMARE
1st July 2011
George Jacub
Syrians on the Titanic...
CARPATHIA AND THE TITANIC: RESCUE AT SEA
Titanic Review
CARPATHIA AND THE TITANIC: RESCUE AT SEA
23rd May 2012
Mike Poirier
Michael Poirier reviews one of the few books to focus on the Titanic's rescue ship, the RMS Carpathia....
 
ERNEST WALDRON KING FAMILY INFO

I believe E. W. King's father, Thomas Waldron King, was my great-great-grandfather John King's brother, and that their parents were Thomas King, who was a Church of Ireland scripture reader in Selerna, County Galway, and Elizabeth. Here's ...
 
KATE PHILLIPS' DAUGHTER'S STORY (CONCEIVED ON TITANIC CLAIM)

Submitted by Senan Molony...
Unidentified Newspaper
OLE ABELSETH [OBITUARY]
1980
Ole Abelseth, 94, of Hettinger, ND, a survivor of he sinking of the oceanliner Titanic, died Thursday, December 4, 1980 at the Hettinger Community Memorial Hospital. Funeral services for Mr. Abelseth were held Monday, December 8, 1980, ...
The Washington Times
COL. GRACIE IS BURIED IN GARB WORN ON TITANIC
7th December 1912
Survivors of Ocean Disaster Attend Funeral of Brave Man --- Col. Archibald Gracie's final wish that be be buried in the clothes he wore when rescued from the sinking Titanic was carried out when he was laid to ...
New York Times
MACY & CO. EMPLOYES GIVE STRAUS TABLET
9th June 1913
Bronze Memorial of Husband and Wife Who Died on Titanic Unveiled at the Store --- SPEAKERS PAY TRIBUTES --- Justice Greenbaum and Mrs. Sulzberger Among Those Who Praise Their Lives and Heroic Deaths --- A bro...
NO LIGHT ON THE MYSTERY HIDING THE IDENTITY OF TWO WAIFS OF THE SEA
Evening World
NO LIGHT ON THE MYSTERY HIDING THE IDENTITY OF TWO WAIFS OF THE SEA
22nd April 1912
Nicola Greeley-Smith
French Children Merely Answer Oui and Contentedly Play With Little Boats...
A THOROUGH ANALYSIS OF THE CAVE LIST
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A THOROUGH ANALYSIS OF THE CAVE LIST
1st April 2004
Daniel Klistorner
View the Encyclopedia Titanica transcription of the Cave List This simple incomplete copy of a cabin list for Titanic’s first and only voyage takes its name after...
Bernardsville News
SURVIVORS OF THE GREAT DISASTER
26th April 1912
Mrs. Harman and Daughters Interviewed---Before and after the awful Casualty---Husband and Father gone and all their Property Lost---A Trouble too Deep for Words --- Mrs. Jane Harman, widow of Samuel Harman, who met his death at sea last...
Worcester Evening Gazette
MRS ASPLUND AND CHILDREN SAFE IN HOSPITAL AT N.Y.
19th April 1912
Article of Interest...
New York Times
MRS. J. W. CARDEZA, TITANIC SURVIVOR
2nd August 1939
Noted Yachtswoman and a Big Game Hunter of Early 90's Dies in Germantown ACTIVE IN PHILANTHROPY Twice Circumnavigated World in Own Yacht--Daughter of Late Thomas Drake PHIDADELPHIA, Aug. 1 ...
New York Times
MARRIED IN EARLY DECEMBER
5th December 1888
A brilliant and fashionable assemblage gathered at noon yesterday in the Church of the Heavenly Rest, on Fifth-avenue, to witness the marriage of Miss Florence Schieffelin, a daughter of George R. Schieffelin and a great favorite in New-York society,...
New York Times
NEW VERSION OF BUTT'S TRIP
17th April 1912
Was Passenger on Titanic at the Whim of Close Friend --- Richard B. Watrous, Secretary of the American Civic Association, with offices in Washington, watched the bulletin boards in Times Square with great anxiety yesterday to see if any...
New York Times
WOMEN REVEALED AS HEROINES BY WRECK (2)
20th April 1912
Mrs. Cornell Among Those Who Worked at the Oars WOMEN MANNED LIFEBOATS Forced to Oars by Lack of Proper Crew---Girl Who Gave Up Her Seat Magistrate Robert C. Cornell ...
THE ILLEGITIMATE DAUGHTER OF ARCHIBALD BUTT
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THE ILLEGITIMATE DAUGHTER OF ARCHIBALD BUTT
28th January 2001
Phillip Gowan
Does documentary evidence support the sensational claim of Dorothy Eells?...
 
TWO CASTLEBAR VICTIMS OF THE TITANIC
16th June 2011
Tony McDonald
The story of Francis Young and William Duffy from Castlebar who were crew onboard The Titanic...
A TRAGIC FRIENDSHIP
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A TRAGIC FRIENDSHIP
15th January 2000
Dave and Barb Shuttle
How documents recovered from the wreck of the Titanic reveal a friendship which ended in disaster....
SEARCHING FOR KIRKLAND
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SEARCHING FOR KIRKLAND
15th February 2006
Robert L. Bracken
Charles Leonard Kirkl...
 
ETERNAL FATHER, STRONG TO SAVE

The Hymn "Eternal Father, Strong to Save" was one of those sung at the hymn service lead by Revd. Ernest Courtenay Carter. William Whiting (1825-1878) wrote the lyrics, in 1860, as a poem for a student about to sail for America. T...
 
MR WILLIAM TAGGART - DELIVERY CREW TRIMMER

Mr William Taggart was born in Belfast in 1889 and began work with the Harland & Wolff yard as an apprentice. He was one of the workers who helped to build Titanic from day one. He had also been a crewmember of the Olympic. When the Titanic...
New York Tribune
COLONEL GRACIE DEAD
5th December 1912
Last Man to Leave the Titanic Succumbs to Shock --- Colonel Archibald Gracie, the last man to leave the sinking Titanic, died yesterday at the Hotel St. Louis, at No. 24 East 32d street. His physicians...
Newark Evening News
TELLS OF SEEING MEN SHOT DOWN ON TITANIC
19th April 1912
Special Service of the NEWS ELIZABETH, April 19---Almost prostrated by the terrible experiences which she had undergone since the Titanic went down, Mrs. Peter Renouf, of 21b Florida street, returned to her home here today. She told o...
New York Times
COL. GRACIE DIES, HAUNTED BY TITANIC
5th December 1912
"We Must Get Them All in the Boats," Last Words of the Man Who Helped to Save Many --- SAW PARTING OF THE ASTORS --- And Testified to the Devotion of Isidor and Ida Straus, Who Preferred Death to Separation ---...
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SHIPWRECKED AGAIN
19th September 2017
Passengers Ramon Artagaveytia In 1871 Ramon survived the fire and sinking of the America, close to the shore of Punta Espi...
New York Times
STRAUS A FAMOUS MERCHANT
16th April 1912
Member Both of R. H. Macy & Co. and Abraham & Straus --- Isidor Straus, who, with Mrs. Straus, was aboard the Titanic, was born in Rhenish Bavaria on Feb. 6, 1845. His father's family came to this country in 1852, and settled at Talbott...
Chicago Tribune
GIRL IMMIGRANTS HERE GET ONLY NIGHTGOWNS IN NEW YORK
26th April 1912
 PLEA FOR TITANIC ARRIVALS Girl Immigrants Here Get Only Nightgowns in New York Others Arrive Destitute Use of Money Collected Here Urged for Their Assistance  Imm...
The World Evening Edition (New York)
MORGAN, UNABLE TO EAT, DIES IN ROME; BODY IS TO BE SENT HERE FOR BURIAL
31st March 1913
J. P. MORGAN DIES IN ROME; DELIRIOUS SINCE EASTER --- Unable to Eat or Drink Following Acute Attack of Gastro Enteritis On His Egyptian Tour---Was Seventy-six Years Old --- END CAME SOONER THAN PHYSICIANS...
TORONTO'S TITANIC SURVIVORS
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TORONTO'S TITANIC SURVIVORS
28th July 2012
Jason D. Tiller
We all know that the R.M.S. Titanic set sail on her maiden voyage from Southampton, England on April 10th, 1912 bound for New York via Cherbourg, France and Queenstown (now Cobh), Ireland, and that she struck an iceberg on Apri...
Camden Post-Telegram
MR. SUTTON'S BODY TO BE SENT HOME
27th April 1912
Dr. Tomlin, of Haddonfield, in Halifax to Care for Corpse of Titanic Victim -- WIDENER'S BODY IS BURIED AT SEA --- Dr. F. H. Tomlin, of Haddonfield, is in Halifax, N. S., to receive the body of Frederick Sutt...
New York Times
FAVORS ISIDOR STRAUS
11th February 1893
RICHARD CROKER SAYS HE IS NOT OPPOSED TO BUSINESS MEN --- JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 10---Richard Croker, Thomas F. Grady, John R Sexton. and John F. Carroll, well-known Tammany men, who have been in Florida since la...
JOHN QUINN: A BRIEF BIOGRAPHY
 
JOHN QUINN: A BRIEF BIOGRAPHY

John Quinn was born in Belfast on 3rd March 1876 the son of a shoemaker, he was one of ...
MAJOR PEUCHEN'S PREDICAMENT
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MAJOR PEUCHEN'S PREDICAMENT
26th April 2012
Hugh Brewster
Why did this self-made millionaire and leader of men become such a passive figure in a Titanic lifeboat?...
TITANIC'S UNKNOWN  CHILD
 
TITANIC'S UNKNOWN CHILD
28th April 2011
Sandi Krawchenko Altner
A small pair of brown shoes have provided the determining factor in deciding the true identity of Titanic's Unknown child. ...
THE UNBORN BABIES OF THE TITANIC
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THE UNBORN BABIES OF THE TITANIC
12th September 2013
Titanic passengers who were known or likely to be pregnant at the time of the sinking and a list of male passengers and crew who became fathers posthu...
AUTHENTICATING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
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AUTHENTICATING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
23rd October 2013
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly examines how painstaking research led to the authentication of Wallace Hartley's Titanic violin...
Chicago Tribune
PASSENGER ON TITANIC RECALLS 1912 TRAGEDY
3rd April 1966
Mrs. Hans Christensen, 72, keenly remembers a cold April night in the Atlantic ocean nearly 54 years ago when she sat in a bobbing lifeboat and helplessly watched the liner, Titanic, quietly slip beneath the frigid waters off the coast of Newfou...
Chicago American
CHICAGO GIRL IN LAST LIFEBOAT
23rd April 1912
There was only one seat in the last lifeboat of the Titanic and had Mrs. John Burke taken it the chances are that Miss Annie Kelly, a seventeen-year-old Chicago girl, might be at the bottom of the sea, she told friends to-day who had gathered at h...
 
LETTER FROM CATERINA GILARDINO, NIECE OF VINCENZO GILARDINO

I do not know the year Vincenzo Gilardino came to England but it must have been in the last years of the 1800s because in 1901 my father (Paulo) Gustavo, Vincenzo's brother, was sent to England by their father to try + persuade Vincenzo to return to ...
New York Times
MRS. DICK MARRIED TO FIERMONTE, BOXER, IN CIVIL CEREMONY IN HOSPITAL ROOM HERE
28th November 1933
Mrs. Madeline Force Astor Dick and Enzo Fiermonte, Italian middleweight pugilist, were married at 5:45 o'clock yesterday afternoon in Mrs. Dick's room at the Doctors Hospital, East End Avenue and Eighty-seventh Street. Mrs. Dick is 40 years old; Mr. ...
 
ARTHUR LARNED RYERSON : FAMILY INFORMATION

Arthur Larned Ryerson was born on 12th January 1851 in Chicago, the son of Joseph Turner Ryerson (1813-1883) and Ellen Griffin Larned (1827-1881). He had three younger siblings: Edward Larned (b. 1855), Eleanor (b. 1858) and Josephine (b. 1865)...
New York Times
P. A. B. WIDENER GIVES $4,000,000 TO SCHOOL
21st May 1912
Endowment Is Announced Coincident with the Filing of His Son’s and Grandson’s Wills --- TO AID CRIPPLED CHILDREN --- George Widener, Lost on the Titanic, Left His Estate to Family---Harry’s Rare Books for Harvard --...
CLEAN-SHAVEN MCQUILLAN, THE MYSTERY BLADE-DONOR?
 
CLEAN-SHAVEN MCQUILLAN, THE MYSTERY BLADE-DONOR?

Senan Molony
(William McQuillan, from a family photo)...
TITANIC BANDMASTER'S VIOLIN MAY BE SOLD
Lancashire Telegraph
TITANIC BANDMASTER'S VIOLIN MAY BE SOLD
2nd April 2011
Peter Magill
Tests are being carried out on a violin thought to have belonged to Wallace Hartley, who famously played on as the White Star Liner sank in April 1912. And if the instrument turns out to be genuine experts believe it could break the £100,000 record for an artefact from the wreck. ...
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New York Times
WILLIAM DICK DIES; AN INDUSTRIALIST
6th September 1953
Director of the National Sugar Refining Co., Best Foods, Inc., and Irving Trust Was 65 --- Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- ISLIP, L. I., Sept. 5---William K. Dick, industrialist, banker and grandson of a pioneer in the f...
EDITH CORSE EVANS
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EDITH CORSE EVANS
7th April 2012
Michael Poirier
Portrait of an elusive heroine...
Corriere della Sera
ITALIANS SHIPWRECKED
19th April 1912
Page 5 [Translation] London, 17 April, night Italians aboard the Titanic numbered more than 50: two restaurant's directors L. Gatti, 36 years, and F. Scavino, two superintendents, Giuseppe Bochet, from s...
Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea News
CHRISTOPHER HEAD
April 1998
A former Mayor of Chelsea was among the 1,523 lost in the Titanic disaster of April 1912. Christopher Head served as Mayor between 1909 and 1911 and had been a Conservative councillor since 1906. According to contemporary accounts, Head wa...
Salford Reporter
THE FUNERAL OF MR ARTHUR GEE AN ACCOUNT OF HIS CAREER
23rd May 1912
The remains of Mr. Arthur Gee, who was one of the passengers who lost their lives in the Titanic disaster were laid to rest on Monday afternoon in the graveyard of St. Johns Church the Height. Mr. Arthur Gee was born at the Height 47 years ago, his f...
Atlantic City Daily Press
ALARMED COUNTY MAN FINDS SISTER WAS RESCUED
20th April 1912
D. W. McMillan, of Pleasantville, Reassured as Carpathia Docked ---------- MRS. THOMAS POTTER TELLS ABOUT ASTORS ---------- Weikman, Titanic Barber, Saved, Known to George Lipipncott [sic] ---------- ...
Evening Bulletin
HAD PREMONITION OF DISASTER
17th April 1912
Nurse in Home of Mrs. J. B. Earnshaw Distrusted Early Despatches of Safety of Passengers --- A curious instance of the premonitions which are communicated to members of a family or even a household in time of disaster, was illustrated i...
 
REV. HARRY PARSONS (YOUNGER BROTHER OF EDWARD PARSONS)

Rev. Harry Parsons was born on 26 November 1878 in Barnstaple but spent his early years living with his family in Plymouth. He entered the Ministry of the Bible Christian Church in 1899 and subsequently spent a short time at Cheriton F...
THE HERMAN FAMILY
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THE HERMAN FAMILY
25th August 2005
Michael A. Findlay
In recent years much has been written about those who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic. Stories of heroism, selflessness and cowardice on that fateful night have emerged through the lives of those who were witnesses to the Ti...
New York Times
SEEK THE CHILDREN OF TITANIC VICTIM
5th June 1912
John M. Smart's Son and Daughter at School in Europe, Ignorant of Father's Fate --- HE HAD JUST VISITED THEM --- But Said Nothing of His Personal Affairs to His New York Business Associates --- By Marconi Tra...
New York Times
MRS M. F. MARVIN IS CHRISTMAS BRIDE
26th December 1913
Survivor of Titanic Disaster When Husband Perished Married to Horace De Camp --- 800 AT CHURCH CEREMONY --- Flower Girls and Pages Strew White Rose Petals in Bride's Path---Honeymoon in Egypt --- A large Chri...
New York Times
A MAGNIFICENT WEDDING
18th February 1891
JOHN JACOB ASTOR MARRIED TO MISS AVA L. WILLING --- THE CEREMONY TAKES PLACE AT THE HOME OF THE BRIDE'S FATHER IN PHILADELPHIA--HUNDREDS OF NOTABLE NEW-YORKERS PRESENT --- PHILADELPHIA, Penn., Feb. 17---New-Y...
RMS TITANIC MISCELLANY
 
RMS TITANIC MISCELLANY
23rd March 2011
IRISH ACADEMIC PRESS : The RMS Titanic Miscellany John D.T. White Foreword by Eamonn Holmes ...
Akron Beacon Journal
AKRON WOMEN TELL THRILLING STORIES OF THEIR RESCUE FROM THE DOOMED SHIP
20th April 1912
HOCKING AND RICHARDS FAMILIES SAT IN WATER A FOOT DEEP IN A LIFE BOAT Mrs. Emily Richards Tells a Thrilling Story of the Escape of Herself and Her Relatives From the Titanic (Special Dispatch to the Beacon Journal)...
New York Times
YOUNG ASTOR TELLS OF WEDDING PLANS
29th June 1934
Newspaper Group Is Informed That the Couple Will Return to Newport in August --- CHETWODE GIFTS SHOWN --- Famous Ring Given to Bride Will Be Reset for Her in a New Brooch --- Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES ...
The Times
OBITUARY---MR. J. H. ISMAY
25th January 1930
A NOTED AGRICULTURALIST --- We regret to announce that Mr. James Hainsworth Ismay died at Iwerne Minster House, Blandford, Dorset, yesterday. He belonged to the well-known family of shipowners, and was himself formerly a partner in th...
 
TITANIC PASSENGERS THAT CANCELLED OR MISSED THE CROSSING

This page contains the names of several people that planned to travel on the Titanic but for one reason failed to do so.   Some had actually booked cabins and these are confirmed by their presence in an ...
Philadelphia Inquirer
J.B. THAYER, 3D, ENDS LIFE IN AUTO
23rd September 1945
John B. Thayer, 3d, financial vice president of the University of Pennsylvania and a member of an old Philadelphia family, who had been reported missing since Wednesday, was found dead, his wrists and throat cut, in a parked automobile near the P....
GEORGE A. BRERETON - MYSTERY MAN
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GEORGE A. BRERETON - MYSTERY MAN
28th January 2001
Mike Herbold
New research reveals the tragic fate of one of the Titanic's notorious gamblers....
 
ANNIE MCGOWAN'S AGE

The purpose of this note is to clarify Annie McGowan's age in the absence of a birth certificate. It was put together after reading several pieces of information on this site and other sources that can easily be construed from the t...
Concord Journal
CAROLINE LAMSON BROWN
28th June 1928
The death of Mrs. John Murray Brown on Tuesday, June 26th, at the Emerson Hospital in Concord, removed from the scene a type of the handsome, accomplished woman who so well represented old New York in the late sixties and seventies of the last centur...
Philadelphia Inquirer
JOHN B. JACK THAYER III:OBITUARY
23rd September 1945
J.B. THAYER, 3D, ENDS LIFE IN AUTO John B. Thayer, 3d, financial vice president of the University of Pennsylvania and a member of an old Philadelphia family, who had been reported missing since Wednesday, was found d...
Providence Journal
R.I. WOMAN, SURVIVOR OF TITANIC, DIES AT 92
4th June 1970
Page 26 Mrs. Lulu Thorne Opie, 92, of the Old Post Road at Dunn's Corners in Westerly, a survivor of the sinking of the British passenger liner Titanic in 1912, died Tuesday at the Watch Hill Nursing Home. One of the other ...
New York Times
COL. ASTOR TO WED MADELEINE FORCE
2nd August 1911
Father of 18-Year-Old Debutante in Society Announces the Engagement --- MET JUST A YEAR AGO --- Col. Astor's Marked Attentions Soon Gave Rise to Rumors of Betrothal- Wedding Plans Not Yet Made --- Formal anno...
Paterson Morning Call
MISS FUNK ONE OF THE DEAD
22nd April 1912
Former House Secretary of the Local Y. W. C. A. Was on Titanic ---------- COMING FROM INDIA ---------- Was Missionary There and Intended Spending Part of Furlough in Paterson ---------- A large number...
New York Times
TAFT'S TRIBUTE TO BUTT
20th April 1912
WASHINGTON, April 19---President Taft was notified as soon as the Carpathia docked and the corrected list of survivors was made public that Major Butt was not on board. With all hope for the rescue of his aid abandoned, the President to-day issued...
BERTHE LEROY: TITANIC SURVIVOR
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BERTHE LEROY: TITANIC SURVIVOR
12th July 2004
Olivier Mendez & Michel Leroy
Berthe Leroy, a short biography...
Daily Home News
VAN BILLIARD BOYS MAY HAVE STUCK TO FATHER
23rd April 1912
Relatives, However, Hope That They May Be Among the Titanic Waifs in New York---Father Was Returning Home With Many Diamonds. ---------- Many tales of heroism displayed by men, women and children aboard the Steamer Titanic during the la...
New York Times
SON FOR MRS. ASTOR; NAMED FOR FATHER
15th August 1912
Both Mother and Baby Said to be Very Well, the Child Strong and Well Formed --- ROSES FROM VINCENT ASTOR --- And Many Congratulations from Friends---Baby Is the Sixth John Jacob Astor --- Mrs. Madeleine Force...
The Sun (New York)
COL GRACIE DIES AMID MEMORIES OF TITANIC
5th December 1912
Relives His Dreadful Experience in Last Hours of Delirium --- ONE OF TWO WHO SANK --- "We Must Get Them (Women and Children) All Into Boats!" Is His Cry --- Col. Archibald Gracie, U. S A...
VIOLET'S BARREN WHITE STAR WEDDING
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VIOLET'S BARREN WHITE STAR WEDDING
27th April 2011
Senan Molony
The story of Titanic survivor Violet Jessop's short-lived marriage revealed for the first time....
New York Times
TRIBUTE TO STRAUS PAID IN SYNAGOGUES
21st April 1912
Family of Philanthropist Who Died on Titanic Present at Temple Beth-El --- SERMONS ON CATASTROPHE --- Mrs. Benjamin Guggenheim, Made Widow by Wreck, at Temple Emanu-El---General Services To-day --- Services...
New York Times
HENRY B. HARRIS
16th April 1912
Well-Known Theatrical Manager Who Has Won Many Successes --- Henry B. Harris, who leaped into prominence in the New York theatrical field only about half a dozen years ago as manager, and producer, was, nevertheless, a veteran of many y...
Hudson Dispatch
TITANIC SURVIVORS TELL DRAMATIC STORY OF SEA'S GREATEST DISASTER IN HISTORY
19th April 1912
--------------- Union Hill Woman Relates Her Experience, and How She Saved Child--Pathetic Meeting of Little One By Grandparents When the Carpathia Docked--Many Describe Mournful Scenes of Rescue and Picture Graphically the Going Down of the ...
Awake
I SURVIVED THE SINKING OF THE TITANIC
1981
Elias Nicola-Yarred
IT BEGAN while I was visiting my elderly parents and uncle in , Florida. This was shortly before my uncle died a few months ago. As usual, we went to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesse...
TITANIC LEGACY OF A PARIS MAID
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TITANIC LEGACY OF A PARIS MAID
3rd October 2014
Stuart Kelly
At about 1.10am on the morning of 15 April 1912, lifeboat number 6 was launched from the port side of the RMS Titanic. The passengers and crew escaping the beautiful, doomed ship included some of the ...
George Jacub
AN EXPERIMENT UNVEILS THE TIMING OF THE AFT PORT BOATS
15th July 2011
I didn't know whether to cheer or to cringe. Having completed my research into the timing of the first lifeboats to leave the sinking Titanic, plus the last boats and half...
MASTER AND COMMANDER
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MASTER AND COMMANDER
5th September 2010
Senan Molony
Titanic's Surviving Master-at-Arms Revealed...
Titanic Review
TITANIC DRAMA MINISERIES REVIEWED (ITV - EPISODE 3)
10th April 2012
Monica Hall
Nautical Groundhog Day is here again.   A second viewing of Episode 2 enabled me to sort out a few puzzling things, including why the Catholic electrician was smuggling his family around in 3rd class.  He just wanted to keep them...
New York Times
ROBERT W. DANIEL, EX-BANKER HERE, 56
21st December 1940
Virginia State Senator, Once Head of Liberty National, Stricken in Richmond --- OWNED HISTORIC ESTATE --- Brandon-on James Was Visited by Many Presidents---Was Survivor of the Titanic --- RICHMOND, Va., Dec. ...
Daily Post and Mercury
TITANIC VICTIM'S FUNERAL
15th May 1912
LATE MR. A. ROWE'S BODY INTERRED IN LIVERPOOL   Sorrowful scenes were witnessed at Smithdown road Cemetery, yesterday afternoon, when there were interred the remains of Mr. Alfred Rowe, a first class passenger who went d...
Titanica!
ERNEST GILL IN AUSTRALIA
29th July 2009
Senan Molony
Judiciously, Ernest Gill journeyed to Australia. The former Californian crewman, a profiteer from the Titanic disaster, plied his seafaring trade Down Under in years thereafter. A do...
ON BOARD RMS TITANIC : MEMORIES OF THE MAIDEN VOYAGE
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ON BOARD RMS TITANIC : MEMORIES OF THE MAIDEN VOYAGE
12th February 2012
Peter Engberg
Peter Engberg reviews George Behe's compilation of letters written aboard RMS Titanic...
San Francisco Chronicle
GIVES LIFE FOR LOVE OF HUSBAND
17th April 1912
Relatives Here Believe Wife of Isidor Straus Refused to Leave His Side. That her devotion to her husband, refusing to leave the ship unless he accompanied her from the ill-fated Titanic, cost the life of Mrs. Isidor...
THE PORTRUSH LETTER
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THE PORTRUSH LETTER
31st January 2006
Senan Molony
THE LETTER fell onto the hall floor in the house at Main Street, Portrush, Co Antrim, in late April 1912. Hugh Smith, descending the stair, noticed it and picked it up. The American sta...
Times-Tribune
50 YEARS AFTER: A MEMORY OF THE TITANIC
1962
Rosemary Mossien
BY ROSEMARY MOSSIEN Vivid memories of the horror of the sinking of the "unsinkable" ocean liner Titanic 50 years ago April 15 are recalled by Mrs. John Black, 11 Kay Terrace, only Rochesterian who is a survivor of the tragedy....
Lake County Times
LAKE CO. MAN TELLS TERRIBLE STORY
27th April 1912
Survivor of Titanic Now in Indiana Harbor Owes Life to Mrs. Astor....
Chicago Daily Journal
PITIFUL APPEALS FOR NEWS AT OFFICE HERE UNGRATIFIED
17th April 1912
Heartrending appeals for information concerning the dead or rescued from the Titanic poured into the Chicago offices of the White Stair line, throughout the day. Men, Women and children telephoned the offices at LaSalle and Washington stre...
Worcester Telegram
BODY OF W.C.PORTER REACHES WORCESTER
1912
Identified at Hallifax by Waldo E. Sessions who will have charge of the funeral which will be saturday. The body of Walter C. Porter, 10 Knox street of S. Porter & Co., last manufacturers, 25 Union street who met his death in the Titan...
A TALE OF HOFFMAN
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A TALE OF HOFFMAN
18th January 2005
Senan Molony
A boy wakes, and he is on a train. The world is wriggling past the window. Papa looks, but does not say anything. Nor does he try to smile. ...
Rockford Morning Star
TITANIC SURVIVOR ARRIVES IN ROCKFORD
26th April 1912
DAGMAR BRYHL NOW WITH RELATIVES IN PEARL STREET. WILL RETURN TO SWEDEN Worst Experience of Night of Horrors Was When She Was Unmercifully Parted From Sweetheart and Brother Entirely unnerved by the strain...
 
CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN HERBERT JUPE'S FATHER AND THE PROVINCIAL SECRETARY, NOVA SCOTIA
19th July 1912
July 19th 1912 74 Bullar Road Bitterne Park Southampton Dear Sir, I have been informed by Mr. F. Blake, Superintendent Engineer of the White Star Lines, Trafalgar Chambers, Southampton, that the body...
New York Times
2 GUGGENHEIM HEIRS DIE IN 13-STORY FALL
20th October 1928
Baby Boy and Brother Drop From Arms of Mother on Hotel Surrey Roof --- SHE IS STRICKEN BY SHOCK --- Mrs. M. S. Waldman, Daughter of Benjamin Guggenheim, Unable to Explain Accident --- Terrence and Benjamin W...
Stirling Observer
IN MEMORIAM WILLIAM YOUNG MOYES
23rd April 1912
The news received last week of the awful wreck of the Titanic seems to have stupefied the British and American nations - indeed, has cast a gloom over the whole world - and while the loss of every life is deplored, and every act of heroism and self-s...
Newark Star
C. E. H. STENGEL TELLS IN DETAIL OF BATTLE FOR LIVES
19th April 1912
Escapes in Separate Boat from Wife, Not Realizing Danger --- Lincoln Park Man Says Shock Was Slight, and That Supply of Lifeboats Was Inadequate; Denies That Captain Was Drinking, But Declares He Was Entertaining Ismay ...
New York Times
LORD RIBBLESDALE DEAD; LINE EXTINCT
22nd October 1925
Widow Was the First Wife of the Late John Jacob Astor, Formerly Miss Willing --- BARON LOST SONS IN WAR --- Aristocratic Appearance Drew Compliment From King Edward---Lady Oxford Kin by Marriage --- Copyright...
THE HART OF THE MATTER
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THE HART OF THE MATTER
11th October 2010
Senan Molony
FIREMAN Hart stands on the deck of the Titanic, knowing he has no entitlement to a lifeboat place, and prepares to dieÂ…...
New York Times
ASTOR WILL CONTEST NOT CONTEMPLATED
18th August 1912
Henry A. Gildersleeve, Counsel for Mrs. Astor, Denies Rumors of an Appeal to the Courts --- SEES HIS CLIENT TO-MORROW --- $3,000,000 for New Baby Considered Ample, as Proper Investment Would Greatly Inc...
The Sun (New York)
MR. MORGAN VICTIM ONLY OF OVERWORK
15th March 1913
His Ailment Nervous Breakdown, Declares H. L. Satterlee, His Son-in-law --- NEVER TOOK A VACATION --- Financier Will Get Complete Rest in Rome, Where No One Bothers Him --- Special Cable Despatch ...
Connaught Telegraph
LOSS OF THE TITANIC.
25th May 1912
Flower of Mayo's Youth Sank with Hands Joined on The Titanic Of Fifteen Merry Lads and Colleens Seeking Fortune only Two Arrive The Chicago "Evening World" says:- Of twelve young Irishwomen and girls, two young men and a boy c...
New York Times
MRS. GAGE BLAMES ALL ON MRS. GRACIE
13th April 1912
Court Adjourns to Give District Attorney Time to Find Missing Witness --- C. J. BELL STILL NERVOUS --- Banker Insists Upon Mrs. Gage Being Returned to the Asylum for Fear of a Tragedy --- Special to The New Y...
New York Times
WOMEN REVEALED AS HEROINES BY WRECK
20th April 1912
Mrs. J. J. Brown of Denver Tells Story of Her Seven Hours In Lifeboat --- *** --- Mrs. J. J. Brown, wife of a Denver mine owner, told yesterday afternoon to a reporter for THE TIMES at the Ritz-Carlton the story of her se...
THE TITANIC MCCOYS
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THE TITANIC MCCOYS
28th January 2001
Robert L. Bracken
My story of the Titanic McCoys begins in the aftermath of James Cameron's blockbuster movie, Titanic, in February of 1998. The media was covered with Titanic mania. Anyone and everyone with Titanic connections was being sought ou...
RODEO WOMAN RECALLS SINKING OF THE TITANIC
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RODEO WOMAN RECALLS SINKING OF THE TITANIC
April 1945
Vivid Description is Given of Historic Marine Disaster...
LAWRENCE BEESLEY AND MACPHAIRSON CLONGLOCKETTY ANGUS
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LAWRENCE BEESLEY AND MACPHAIRSON CLONGLOCKETTY ANGUS
27th January 2001
Pat Cook
A progress report on the long awaited Annotated Beesley....
Worcester Telegram
WORCESTER THEATER CONCERT NETS $800
6th May 1912
Fund For the Benefit of Mrs. Charles O. Asplund and Her Two Children Is Swelled to More Than $1900 More than 1000 persons attended the concert in Worcester theater last night from 8 o'clock until almost 11, for the benefit of Mrs. Char...
Newark Star
GIRL SAYS FATHER SAVED HER IN WRECK
20th April 1912
Miss Lillian Cribb Led Through Passageways on Titanic to Lifeboat --- To the rare presence of mind of her father, John H. Cribb, who lost his life when the Titanic sank, Miss Lillian M. Cribb, 17 years old, believes she owes her life. C...
Atlantic City Daily Press
ATLANTIC SURVIVOR TELLS OF DISASTER
19th April 1912
E. Z. Taylor, On Telephone With City Clerk Donnelly, Describes AwfulScene---Third Member of His Party, Fletcher Williams, Lost---Did NotHear of Mrs. Potter and Mrs. Earnshaw.----------Atlantic City was in direct personal ...
Monmouth Daily Atlas
COMMON SAILORS HEROES OF TITANIC, SAY SURVIVORS
24th April 1912
Titanic Survivors Say Shrieks of Drowning Hundreds Most Awful Feature of Shipwreck. Saw Ship Slowly Sink After the Explosion of Boilers....
The Times
DEATH OF MR. T. H. ISMAY
24th November 1899
We regret to announce that Mr. Ismay died at his residence, Dawpool, near Birkenhead, about 6 o'clock last night, after a long illness. The immediate cause of death was collapse of the heart, following on operations performed for an internal trouble....
THE LEFEBVRE FAMILY
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THE LEFEBVRE FAMILY
5th April 2004
Olivier Mendez
A tribute to a French family who were all lost in the Titanic....
Chicago Daily Tribune
STORY OF RESCUE BY A CHICAGOAN
20th April 1912
Dr. Frank Blackmarr Tells Scenes When Survivors Reached Carpathia WOMEN AT BOAT OARS Spot Where the Titanic Went Down Covered with All Sorts of Debris BY DR. FRANK BLACKMARR OF CHICAGO (A passeng...
New York Times
MRS. J. J. ASTOR IS WED TO WM. K. DICK
23rd June 1916
Simple Ceremony in Little Episcopal Chapel in Bar Harbor, with Sunshine as Good Omen --- FATHER GIVES BRIDE AWAY --- Relatives and a Few Friends at Nuptials, While Police Keep Crowd at Distance---Leave for California...
Worcester Telegram
WALTER PORTER AMONG THOSE ON TITANIC
16th April 1912
Miss. Carrie Endres Sister of Worcester Man Also on Board Lost Liner When The Telegram informed Mrs. Albert J. Gifford, 9 King street last night that the 318(?) saloon passengers on the wrecked Titanic had been reported saved and would...
THE MYSTERY OF RHODA ABBOTT REVEALED
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THE MYSTERY OF RHODA ABBOTT REVEALED
7th June 2004
Robert L. Bracken
Unravelling a Titanic enigma...
Southern Daily Echo
HUMAN TRAGEDY OF THE TITANIC
16th February 2002
Neil Hotson
Mrs Saunders, a widow, was walking down Bridge Street in the direction of Southampton Docks railway station. She was carrying her handbag, which contained six shillings. John Dixon was also walking in Bridge Street. He had arrive...
Cleveland Plain Dealer
REMAINS IN HOPE HUSBAND IS SAVED
20th April 1912
Mrs. Geo. D. Wick, Denies All Evidence That Youngstown Man is Lost First of Rescued From Titanic Pass Through Cleveland Holding onto what is more than a forlorn hope, when hope in all other breasts is dead, Mrs. George...
Chicago Daily Tribune
STORY OF TITANIC RESCUE BY A CHICAGOAN
20th April 1912
Dr. Frank Blackmarr Tells Scenes When Survivors Reached Carpathia...
New York Times
MRS. ASTOR IS ABLE TO TELL OF RESCUE
22nd April 1912
birds...
Huntington Herald Dispatch (West Virginia)
SMITH FUNERAL PLANS DELAYED : PROMINENT HUNTINGTON WOMAN DEAD; SURVIVOR OF TITANIC
9th May 1940
Funeral arrangements for Mrs. Mary Eloise Hughes Smith, 47, 1140 Fifth Avenue, who died unexpectedly in a Cincinnati, Ohio sanitarium yesterday at 5 A.M., were incomplete last night. Plans were withheld, members of the family said, pending word...
GEORGE ALEXANDER LUCIEN RHEIMS
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GEORGE ALEXANDER LUCIEN RHEIMS
12th October 2012
Homer Thiel
Updated biographical information on Titanic survivor George Rheims....
Trenton Evening Times
TRENTON MEN ABOARD GIANT TITANIC WHICH MEETS DISASTER IN ICE
16th April 1912
Washington A. Roebling II, and Stephen W. Blackwell among Hundreds of Passengers who are taken Off in Lifeboats when Maiden Voyage Seemed Likely to End in Sinking of World’s Biggest Vessel Returning to their homes in Trenton after a t...
STARBOARD AT MIDNIGHT, THE STORY OF SURVIVORS KARL BEHR AND HELEN NEWSOM
Titanic Review
STARBOARD AT MIDNIGHT, THE STORY OF SURVIVORS KARL BEHR AND HELEN NEWSOM
24th October 2011
Randy Bryan Bigham
Love at the helm: New Titanic title blends romance and history....
THE DAY I MET A TITANIC SURVIVOR
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THE DAY I MET A TITANIC SURVIVOR
24th March 2011
Gregg Jasper
Liner enthusiast recounts 1968 meeting with Renee Harris Introduction Until the death in 2009 of Millvina Dean, the oldest living Titanic survivor, meeting a passenger who sailed on the legend...
E.J. THE STORY OF EDWARD J. SMITH. CAPTAIN OF THE TITANIC
Titanic Review
E.J. THE STORY OF EDWARD J. SMITH. CAPTAIN OF THE TITANIC
5th May 2009
Brian J. Ticehurst
THIS is Gary Coopers second book on the RMS Titanic's Captain. His first book The Man Wh...
Nord-Matin
SINKING OF THE TITANIC:
1966
Gerard COUCKE
Picture by Jean HEMERY On Sunday evening(a), an American movie by Jean Negulesco opened on the 1st channel; it was dedicated to the dramatic sinking of the Titanic which, in the night of April 14th/15th, 1912, caused the death ...
THE HIGHEST EXAMPLE LIFE CAN FURNISH
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THE HIGHEST EXAMPLE LIFE CAN FURNISH
8th June 2013
Michele Albion
Richard Frazar White, Bowdoin College, and the Titanic...
Washington Times
PRESIDENT'S AIDE AMONG PASSENGERS ON CRIPPLED SHIP
16th April 1912
Major Butt Was to Have Returned to Capital Shortly --- Major Archibald Butt, military aid to President; Clarence Moore, prominent in Washington social and financial circles, as well as one of the city’s best known horsemen; Frank D. Mil...
San Francisco Examiner
DR. WASHINGTON DODGE TRIES SUICIDE; MAY DIE
22nd June 1919
Page 1, column 1, continued page 6, column 4 [Photo] Mind of S.F. Leader Fails; Shoots Self Former Assessor Uses Revolver in Garage at Home; Found by Wife; Taken to Hospital Suit Brought i...
THE REAL JACK DAWSON
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THE REAL JACK DAWSON
11th March 2001
Senan Molony
Jack Dawson was a fictional character but new research reveals fascinating insights into his namesake - one of the most intriguing of Titanic victims....
Rockford Register Star
TITANIC SURVIVOR HAD ROCKFORD CONNECTION
21st December 1997
David Shultz
Dagmar Bryhl: The young woman from Sweden was on the ocean liner with her brother and her fiancé to visit relatives in Rockford. By David Shultz Rockford Register Star. Rockford's connection to the Titanic spent less th...
The Times
FUNERALS---MR. BRUCE ISMAY
22nd October 1937
The funeral service of Mr. Bruce Ismay was held yesterday at St. Paul's, Knightsbridge. The Rev. E. K. C. Hamilton officiated. Members of the family and others present included:---   Mrs. Bruce Ismay, Mr. and Mrs. ...
New York Times
THE TEUTONIC LAUNCHED
20th January 1889
A WHITE STAR STEAMER THAT IS EXPECTED TO BEAT ALL RECORDS --- BELFAST, Jan. 19---The new White Star steamer Teutonic was launched this morning from the Queens Island yard. The companion ship, Majestic, of ...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
AWAIT COMING OF CARPATHIA WITH RESCUED
18th April 1912
Relatives of Titanic Passengers Here Grief-Stricken Because of Suspense. ---------- SISTER OF ENGINEER SUFFERS NERVOUS SHOCK ---------- Almost crazed by grief and anxiety over the fate of relatives who are known to have be...
RMS TITANIC 100 YEARS ON
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RMS TITANIC 100 YEARS ON
15th April 2012
Philip Hind
As the 100th anniversary of the Titanic disaster approaches Philip Hind explores why the sinking has etched itself into our consciousness and how Oxfordshire was touched by the tragedy....
TITANIC CAPTAIN: THE LIFE OF EDWARD JOHN SMITH
Titanic Review
TITANIC CAPTAIN: THE LIFE OF EDWARD JOHN SMITH
18th January 2012
Inger Sheil
Inger Sheil reviews a fully revised biography of Titanic's Captain...
TITANICA EXHIBITION - THE ULSTER FOLK & TRANSPORT, NORTHERN IRELAND
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TITANICA EXHIBITION - THE ULSTER FOLK & TRANSPORT, NORTHERN IRELAND

The Ulster Folk & Transport Museum is launching TITANICa: The Exhibition and TITANICa: The People’s Story to mark the centenary of Titanic’s launch on the 31st May, running until 31 August 2011....
Jersey Journal
RESCUED UNION HILL GIRL'S STORY
20th April 1912
A story entirely different from that of those rescued from the Titanic is told by Miss Elizabeth Dowdell of 215 Park Avenue, Union Hill. When seen at her home last night Miss Dowdell was very emphatic in telling about the treatment received on board ...
Hudson Dispatch
HARROWING TALE OF SCENES ON TITANIC BY MISS DOWDELL
20th April 1912
--------------- Many Men Sacrificed Their Lives in Forming Human Ladder to Help Women and Children to the Lifeboats---To Prevent Frantic Women from Hearing the Shrieks of Their Loved Ones, Those in the Boats Sank [sic], "We Parted on the Shor...
RUSSIANS TO THE RESCUE –- ICEFIELD DESCRIBED
Daily Telegraph
RUSSIANS TO THE RESCUE –- ICEFIELD DESCRIBED
25th April 1912
Charles E. Walters
SS. Birma (off Dover), Monday, April 22. We left New York in the Birma, of the Russian East Asiatic Com­pany, on Thursday afternoon, the 11th inst., bound for Rotterdam and Libau (Russia), in s...
Worcester Telegram
W.C.PORTERS LETTERS TO WIFE AND PARTNER
17th April 1912
W.C.Porters Letters to Wife and Partner Tells of Pleasant and Successful Trip and of His Anxiety to Hurry Home on the Titanic "I have had a fine trip, enjoyed every minute of it, and have found business prospects ...
Somerset County Herald
SOMERSET SURVIVOR OF THE TITANIC : HIS VIEWS ON THE FILM
2nd August 1958
One of the two surviving officers of the Titanic, the “unsinkable” White Star liner, which went down in April, 1912, with the loss of 1,502 lives, is Mr. Herbert J. Pitman, who lives at Pitcombe, near Bruton. His memories of the dis...
SURVIVOR FROM “TITANIC”
Hampshire Chronicle
SURVIVOR FROM “TITANIC”
27th April 1912
A Newhaven A.B. Who Has Faced Many Perils of the Deep Mr Will Clifford Weller, who was an able...
DEATH OF A PURSER
Titanic Review
DEATH OF A PURSER
5th January 2012
Stanley C. Jenkins
Review of the new biography of Hugh McElroy, the Chief Purser of RMS Titanic:...
The Washington Herald
DEATH OF GRACIE SHOCKS CAPITAL
5th December 1912
Titanic Survivor, in Ill Health for Some Time, Expires in New York --- HELPED MANY WOMEN INTO SHIP'S LIFEBOATS --- His Book on "The Truth About the Titanic" Was Soon to Have Been Issued ---...
BASTION OF MASCULINITY
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BASTION OF MASCULINITY
23rd June 2015
Stijn Bammens
The Last Enjoyable Hours in the Titanic's First-Class Smoking Room...
OHIO TALES OF THE TITANIC
Titanic Review
OHIO TALES OF THE TITANIC
2nd May 2012
Mike Poirier
Ohio Tales of the Titanic, is definitely a standout. This specific book focuses on the Buckeye state connections to Titanic....
Western People
WHITE STAR LINER TITANIC, 46,326 TONS. THE LARGEST VESSEL IN THE WORLD.
13th April 1912
The completion of the "Titanic" at Harland and Wolf's great Belfast Ship-building yard marks a further stage in the progress of British shipping and ship building, and in the development of the White Star Line. The construction of two such notable ve...
CANCELED PASSAGES ABOARD TITANIC
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CANCELED PASSAGES ABOARD TITANIC
6th April 2008
John P. Eaton
Who Redeemeth Thy Life From Destruction...
New York Times
MRS. A. H. RICE DIES IN A PARIS STORE
14th July 1937
New York and Newport Society Woman, Wife of Explorer, Noted for Philanthropy --- A SURVIVOR OF TITANIC --- Lost First Husband and Son in Disaster---Gave Library to Harvard University --- Special Cable to THE ...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
TITANIC SURVIVOR MRS RENOUF TELLS OF TRAGEDY
19th April 1912
THRILLING STORIES BY TITANIC'S SAVED; TEN ON WAY TO ELIZABETH LOSE LIVES...
HOW TO SURVIVE THE TITANIC. OR THE SINKING OF J. BRUCE ISMAY
Titanic Review
HOW TO SURVIVE THE TITANIC. OR THE SINKING OF J. BRUCE ISMAY
11th August 2011
Senan Molony
Ismay as Ecce Homo...
EUGENE DALY - BY HIS DAUGHTER
 
EUGENE DALY - BY HIS DAUGHTER

Marion K. Joyce
Eugene Daly with his wife Lil and their only child Marion (Mary) in 1929. Mary is now a widow, living in Missouri....
Southport Guardian
SOUTHPORT AND BIRKDALE VICTIMS OF THE TITANIC
20th April 1912
SOUTHPORT AND BIRKDALE MEN. Yesterday the list of the names of members of the crew of the Titanic who have been rescued were published, and as they did not include those of Mr. James Walpole or of Mr. Walter Ennis, b...
ANNA KATHERINE KELLY 1892 - 1969
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ANNA KATHERINE KELLY 1892 - 1969
9th September 2011
John Kelly
Anna Katherine Kelly, “Annie Kate,” later to become also known as Sister Patrick Joseph, was born on January 14, 1892 in Cuilmullagh, Lahardane, in Addergoole civil parish, County Mayo, Ireland. Her parents, John Kelly and Ellen Fla...
The Bathurst Times
MRS GOLD IN SYDNEY : THE HEROINE OF THE TITANIC
6th September 1913
The Heroine of the Titanic, MRS. GOLD IN SYDNEY. LAST WOMAN TO LEAVE. SEA TRAGEDY RECALLED. "It was fine and clear, that awful night. All the stars were shining. You would never have ...
THE UNFORTUNATE TALE OF LITTLE WALTEE
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THE UNFORTUNATE TALE OF LITTLE WALTEE
4th August 2012
Dave Fredericks
Dave Fredericks explores the tragic story of Little Waltee, the four-year-old son of Titanic Trimmer Walter Fredericks....
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
ASTOR GAVE UP LIFEBOAT SEAT
19th April 1912
Colonel Obeyed Order Women and Children Go First, Smilingly....
Asbury Park Evening Press
MAIL CLERK GWINN DIED AT HIS POST
22nd April 1912
MAIL CLERK GWINN DIED AT HIS POST Continued to Work Till Explosion Rent Titanic---Wife is Critically Ill Among the five postal clerks who stuck to their mail to the last and sank with it w...
A CAPTAIN'S CAREER
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A CAPTAIN'S CAREER
23rd August 2005
John P. Eaton
  “When anyone asks me how I can best describe my experience in nearly 40 years at sea, I merely say- uneventful.  Of course there have been winter storms and gales and fog and the like, but in all ...
 
A MEXICAN ON TITANIC

Alejandro Gárate Uruchurtu
A Mexican passenger was on board the famous transatlantic liner Titanic...
TITANIC: THE LAST PHOTOGRAPH?
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TITANIC: THE LAST PHOTOGRAPH?
23rd April 2004
Senan Molony
THIS photograph is the last known picture of RMS Titanic on her maiden voyage. It was taken at Crosshaven, Co Cork, Ireland, just after the vessel departed Queenstown. In September 2003, an album of photographs originally ow...
ON ROOTING ABOUT IN A SWEDISH TITANIC FAMILY TREE
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ON ROOTING ABOUT IN A SWEDISH TITANIC FAMILY TREE
10th May 2002
Alan Ruffman
The search for geneaological data relating to the Palaeo-DNA Project...
LOADED AND THE TRAMP
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LOADED AND THE TRAMP
15th June 2006
Senan Molony
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Galesburg Republican Register
FRANK KORUN REACHES HOME
23rd April 1912
Titanic Survivor, Daughter and Austrian Friend Saved From Ocean Grave TELLS EXPERIENCES Last Man to Get in Boat — For Hours Among Ice Floes. When Frank Korun, one of the Titanic survivors, stepped from th...
THE BUTT-MILLET MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN, 1913
 
THE BUTT-MILLET MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN, 1913
1913
The Butt-Millet Memorial Fountain was erected by the contributions of friends of Major Archibald Willingham Butt and Francis Davis Millet. "The 8-foot-high fountain is composed of a marble shaft of simple Neo-c...
NOMADIC : THE BELFAST CHILD
Titanic Review
NOMADIC : THE BELFAST CHILD
25th June 2008
Philip Hind
1987, on the l...
Newark Evening News
STENGEL TELLS TRAGEDY STORY
19th April 1912
Home with Wife, Depicts Wreck Scenes and Perils of Survivors. ---------- DEATH NEAR, VICTIMS JOKED ---------- Days of suspense had been borne by the family and friends of Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Henry Stengel, of 1075 Broad str...
 
DR ALFRED PAIN - IN MEMORIAM

IN AFFECTION AND REMEMBRANCE OF A KIND AND A DUTIFUL SON AND NOBLE YOUNG MAN AND IN APPRECIATIVE RECOGNITION OF THE SYMPATHY OF MANY TRUE FRIENDS, THIS LITTLE BOOK IS LOVELY DEDICATED. Alfred Pain was born at Ham...
New York Times
ELLEN TUCK FRENCH IS ENGAGED TO WED
31st May 1934
Betrothal to John Jacob Astor Announced by Mother, Who Denied Report Week Ago --- WEDDING EARLY IN JULY --- Her Fiance's Engagement to Miss Eileen S. S. Gillespie Called Off in January --- Mrs. Livingston Fre...
WALTER FRANCIS FREDERICKS : A BIOGRAPHY
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WALTER FRANCIS FREDERICKS : A BIOGRAPHY
25th September 2009
David William Fredericks
A brief biography of Walter Francis Fredericks (14 Apr 1891 – 30 Jun 1960) with a focus on the events of April 1912 Walter Francis Fredericks’ grandfather was Francis Fredericks – a Naturalised British...
Greensburg Herald Tribune
YOUNG GREENSBURG WOMAN WAS PASSENGER ON ILL-FATED SHIP
22nd April 1912
"Oh, I feel bad, ver' bad, los' money, los' friend. When I stand up I see ship come again, when I shut my eyes. I see people go down, down, down--Oh ver' bad time." And, with the remembrance of it, Mrs. Sophie Abraham, 20 years old, shuddered and bur...
The Times
MR. ISMAY AND THE WHITE STAR LINE
1st January 1913
IMPENDING RESIGNATION OF THE CHAIRMANSHIP --- It is now officially announced that Mr. J. Bruce Ismay will retire from the presidency of the International Mercantile Marine Company as from June 30 next, and that he wil...
Kenosha Telegraph-Courier
MRS. HANSON IS HOME

MRS. HANSON IS HOME _____________________   ...
Worcester Magazine
WALTER C. PORTER, 46 YEARS, 11 MO. AND 2 DAYS OLD OF S. PORTER & CO., DROWNED AT SEA.
May 1912
Worcester's Toll in Titanic Disaster Walter C. Porter, of the Samuel Porter Company, a Member of this Board on Ill-fated Ship, Returning from European Business Trip. His Body Found by Crew of Mackay-Bennett after the Mighty Ocean Liner...
The New York Times
SINKING SHIP'S BAND CHOSE FITTING HYMN
21st April 1912
"Hold Me Up in Mighty Waters," a Suggestive Line in "Autumn" WERE NOTED MUSICIANS Friends of the Titanic's Bandmaster Say He Believed In Music's Power t...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
REPORT LOSS OF 5 PERSONS COMING HERE
17th April 1912
Two Women Only Ones of Reniff Party on Titanic Believed Saved ---------- FAMILY OF BENJAMIN PEACOCK UNACCOUNTED FOR ---------- There is mourning in several Elizabeth households to-day, as a result of the loss of the Titan...
New York Times
BUSINESS MEN OF NEW-YORK---ISIDOR STRAUS
29th October 1893
Isidor Straus is a fair type of the broadminded, public-spirited men through whom this city maintains its commercial supremacy and its metropolitan character. Knowing the entire alphabet of his business, quick to seize upon and improve opportunities ...
THE MAN WHO SANK TITANIC
Titanic Review
THE MAN WHO SANK TITANIC
2nd November 2011
Stanley C. Jenkins
Sally Nilsson, Hichen's great-granddaughter, attempts to set the record straight and reveal the true character of the man her family knew....
Chronicles of the Cumming Club (1887)
SIR EDWARD J. HARLAND, BART.
1887
SIR EDWARD J. HARLAND, BART.; 'the sixth of a family of eight.' His father, Dr. Harland, a graduate of Edinburgh University, practised in Scarborough until nearly the period of his death, in 1866. He was a man of remarkable skill...
Washington Times
PRESIDENT AND FRIENDS OF MAJOR BUTT FEAR HE WENT DOWN WITH SHIP
16th April 1912
"The White Stare [sic] Line Company his searched its list of survivors for the name of Major Archibald Butt. We regret to say that his name does not appear up to the present time among those known to be saved.” The above message, in e...
Town and Country
MASTERS OF THE SEA
19th April 1902
A. I. M.
The Personal Side of Some of the Popular Captains of Atlantic Liners "I suppose Captain V— is still in command of the A?" asked a woman, as she was about to engage her passage on one of the fleet trans...
New York Post
TITANIC : STORIES OF THE RESCUED
19th April 1912
Earliest In The Boats Missed The More Terrible Scenes...
EXCUSE SENDING ... AM HALF ASLEEP
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EXCUSE SENDING ... AM HALF ASLEEP
17th March 2002
Jemma Hyder
The experience of Carpathia Wireless Operator Harold Cottam...
ALL THE HORRORS SEEM TO HAPPEN AT NIGHT
Titanica!
ALL THE HORRORS SEEM TO HAPPEN AT NIGHT
31st August 2005
Inger Sheil
James Moody’s First Atlantic Crossing Spectators agreed the fire that raged through the New Jersey shore on May 29, 1904 was second in ferocity only to the catastrophe of June 1900. That fire, four years before, had dest...
THE FLEECING OF HUGH WOOLNER
Titanica!
THE FLEECING OF HUGH WOOLNER
4th February 2007
Senan Molony
Thomas Woolner...
THE TURN OF A CARD
Titanica!
THE TURN OF A CARD
25th November 2009
Senan Molony
HERE is the Two of Hearts… signed by three survivors of the sinking of the RMS Titanic. This picture appeared in the New York Sun on Sunday April 21, 1912. It seems richly symbolic of the hand dealt by fate th...
New York Times
PEGGY GUGGENHEIM IS DEAD AT 81; KNOWN FOR MODERN ART COLLECTION
24th December 1979
By The Associated Press --- VENICE, Dec. 23 - Peggy Guggenheim, the expatriate American millionaire who amassed one of the world's foremost collections of modern art, died in a hospital outside Venice today, hospital officials said. Sh...
HILDA SLAYTER'S DIARY
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HILDA SLAYTER'S DIARY
17th May 2013
Alan Hustak
Slayter was not superstitious, but she too became uneasy about the voyage, because as she writes in the diary...
Coshocton Tribune
SURVIVOR OF TITANIC'S SINKING 50 YEARS AGO TELLS STORY OF TRAGEDY
19th April 1962
Jack V. Fox
Across the span of 50 years, a handsome old lady turned her memory back to the sinking of the great ocean liner Titanic...
THE RIDDLE OF THE SPHINX
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THE RIDDLE OF THE SPHINX
1st June 2008
Senan Molony
WHAT goes on four legs, then two legs, then three? The Riddle of the Sphinx, from Greek mythology, denotes the eternal voyage of man… from crawling on all fours, to walking proudly erect, to finally ending up hunched over a...
Trenton Evening Times
ROEBLING SAID GOODBYE TO FRIENDS AND THEN PERISHED WITH BLACKWELL, HIS COMPANION
19th April 1912
"You will be back with us on the ship again soon", were the last words of Washington A. Roebling, II, so far as Trenton relatives know. In an interview this morning at the Waldorf-Astoria between Miss Caroline Bonnell and Ferdinand W. Roebling,...
TITANIC AT 100: A PERSONAL JOURNEY
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TITANIC AT 100: A PERSONAL JOURNEY
22nd April 2012
Malcolm Bowen Niedner, Jr.
As Malcolm Niedner looked through a set of family negatives he discovered a new image of a four-funneled ocean liner... Titanic!...
Inverness Courier
LINER'S PERIL : TITANIC STRIKES AN ICEBERG AND SINKS
16th April 1912
Early yesterday morning telegrams were received from New York that the Titanic, with passengers and crew, numbering 2358 persons, had on Sunday struck an iceberg in the Atlantic, and was sinking by th...
ELIZABETH NYE : TITANIC SURVIVOR
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ELIZABETH NYE : TITANIC SURVIVOR
24th February 2009
Monica Hall
This fondly-written book had a strange overall effect upon me - it almost made me wish I were religious....
COMPELLING TITANIC THOUGHTS FROM THE ROCK
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COMPELLING TITANIC THOUGHTS FROM THE ROCK
29th September 2002
Gavin Murphy
It is often not an easy task, nor a popular enterprise, to be a revisionist of ocean liner history. Proof of this is found, for example, in Coli...
New York Times
COL. JOHN JACOB ASTOR
16th April 1912
Wealthy Society Man and an Author and Inventor as Well --- Col. John Jacob Astor, the American head of the Astor family, has held a prominent place in the life of this city for many years. Not alone has he been a conspicuous club member...
New York Times
TITANIC SURVIVORS HONOR CAPT. ROSTRON
30th May 1912
They Present Silver Loving Cup to Him and Medals to His Officers and Men --- GIVES CREDIT TO HIS CREW --- Modest Skipper Praises and Thanks His Men for Them Loyalty and Committee for Its Gifts --- When the Cu...
Washington Times
DEATH OF MAJOR BUTT MOURNED BY WASHINGTONIANS
19th April 1912
Persons in Official and Private Life Speak Eulogistically of the President’s Military Aide Who Died---A Soldier --- Men of the United States army and navy, men who lived under the same roof---the men who knew Major Butt most intimately-...
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
TITANIC: MORE BODIES FOUND: FIFTEEN IDENTIFIED
23rd April 1912
The White Star Line this morning made public the following wireless communication, giving the names in the additional list of those recovered in the Titanic disaster:...
CHILDREN OF THE TITANIC AND THE TITANIC STICKER BOOK
Titanic Review
CHILDREN OF THE TITANIC AND THE TITANIC STICKER BOOK
11th June 2012
Randy Bryan Bigham
Randy Bryan Bigham reviews two new children’s titles that are both informative and entertaining...
New York Times
WEIRD MISFORTUNES BLAMED ON MUMMY
7th April 1923
Beautiful but Malignant Priestess Is Said to Resent Touching Her Coffin Lid --- IT IS IN BRITISH MUSEUM --- Officials Call Stories Myths, but Superstitious Even Blame Her for Sinking of Titanic --- Copyright,...
A TITANIC DINNER IN AN OLYMPIC HOUSE
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A TITANIC DINNER IN AN OLYMPIC HOUSE
21st November 2012
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly recalls an unexpected invitation and a memorable... and extensive Titanic themed meal in an newly discovered RMS Olympic panelled room....
TITANIC (ITV DRAMA MINISERIES TV REVIEW)
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TITANIC (ITV DRAMA MINISERIES TV REVIEW)
27th March 2012
Monica Hall
Monica Hall reviews the first episode of Julian Fellowes new four-part drama Titanic...
TITANIC DRAMA MINISERIES REVIEWED (ITV - EPISODE 2)
Titanic Review
TITANIC DRAMA MINISERIES REVIEWED (ITV - EPISODE 2)
2nd April 2012
Monica Hall
Monica Hall casts a critical eye over episode 2 of Julian Fellowes big budget Titanic miniseries....
Newark Evening News
TEN FROM THIS STATE ON TITANIC
16th April 1912
Four of Them Are Reported to Be Saved. ---------- STENGELS RESCUED ---------- Many Others on Liner with Relatives and Friends in This Section. ---------- ARE SEEKING INFORMATION ---------- ...
BIRMA'S WIRELESS BEARS WITNESS!
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BIRMA'S WIRELESS BEARS WITNESS!
28th December 2006
Senan Molony
Birma from a contemporary postcard (Courtesy of Senan...
LORD MERSEY -— OBITER DICTA
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LORD MERSEY -— OBITER DICTA
13th March 2005
Senan Molony
HERBERT Henry Asquith, British Prime Minister, told the House of Commons at the beginning of May 1912 that the Court of Inquiry to be presided over by Lord Mersey would afford “the best means of arriving at a conclusion...
Titanic Crew Biography
CHARLES S. REED, 2ND CLASS BEDROOM STEWARD
10th December 2011
Peter Northover
New research reveals the identity of a Titanic steward....
New York Herald
LADY DUFF GORDON SAW MEN SHOT BY CAPTAIN SMITH
19th April 1912
Lady Duff Gordon Saw Men Shot by Captain Smit Several in Crowding for Boats Mortally Wounded by the Titanic’s Commander, She Says – One Man Shot Dead Jumping Into Her...
TITANIC VALOUR: THE LIFE OF FIFTH OFFICER HAROLD LOWE
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TITANIC VALOUR: THE LIFE OF FIFTH OFFICER HAROLD LOWE
5th March 2012
Craig Stringer
This new book explores the life of one of the heroes of the Titanic, Harold Godfrey Lowe. As the Titanic was sinking his actions were instrumental in saving the lives of many, and afterwards, he was one of the few survivors to...
 
FREDERICK SHEATH

Brian J. Ticehurst
FREDERICK SHEATH was born in 1892 at number 12 Bell Street, Southampton, the house was a two-up, two-down terraced house with an outside toilet and no garden. Bell Street was situated in the lower, poorer part of town and not f...
Jersey Journal
HUDSON COUNTY SURVIVORS TELL OF SEA TRAGEDY
20th April 1912
Union Hill Governess Gives Graphic Recital of Scenes After Giant Ship Hit Iceberg and Went Down---Praises Bravery of Men Passengers---Complains of Treatment on Carpathia --- BAYONNE YOUT...
THE NORWEGIAN SAILOR ALBERT MOSS SURVIVED THE TITANIC TRAGEDY AS WELL AS WW1 AND WW2.
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THE NORWEGIAN SAILOR ALBERT MOSS SURVIVED THE TITANIC TRAGEDY AS WELL AS WW1 AND WW2.
26th March 2012
Dag Bertelsen
The Norwegian sailor Albert Moss survived both the Titanic disaster and a number of other crucial experiences at sea. The story of his life is now documented in the book Titanic og to verdenskriger (Titanic, W...
 
THE TITANIC : OUR STORY
1912
M. E. S. and E. M. E.
SUNDAY morning, April 14, 1912, was a beautiful clear day, high wind and cold. Elizabeth and I wrote letters before service, remarking at the service that they did not sing the hymn "For Those in Peril On the Sea." Then read the chart an...
WILLIAM LOGAN GWINN: LETTERS TO FLORENCE
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WILLIAM LOGAN GWINN: LETTERS TO FLORENCE
29th March 2012
Ted Robinson
A unique collection of letters and postcards sheds light on the domestic life of one the RMS Titanic's Sea Post Clerk William Logan Gwinn....
THE FINAL IDENTIFICATION OF THE 'UNKNOWN CHILD'
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THE FINAL IDENTIFICATION OF THE 'UNKNOWN CHILD'
9th September 2011
Alan Ruffman
The Final Identification of the ‘Unknown Child’ of the TITANIC buried as Body No. 4 on May 4, 1912 in the Fairview Lawn Cemetery of Halifax, Nova Scotia...
The Times
LORD PIRRIE - DOMINANT FIGURE IN SHIPBUILDING
9th June 1924
PEACE AND WAR SERVICES ...
New York Times
JOHN JACOB ASTOR WEDS ELLEN FRENCH
1st July 1934
Notables Fill Newport Church for Ceremony Climaxing Weeks of Social Activity --- ONLOOKERS PACK STREETS --- Crowd Delays Both Bride and Bridegroom---Astor's Mother Sits in a Front Pew --- By RUSSELL B. PORTER...
Calgary Herald
MR. AND MRS. DICK REACH HOME
30th April 1912
MR. AND MRS. DICK REACH HOME AND TELL, OVER AGAIN, STORY OF ESCAPE FROM THE TITANIC My Wife Saved My Life, Says Husband in Discussing Experiences...
RACING THROUGH THE NIGHT : OLYMPIC'S ATTEMPT TO REACH TITANIC
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RACING THROUGH THE NIGHT : OLYMPIC'S ATTEMPT TO REACH TITANIC
17th November 2011
Michael Poirier
The story of Olympic's abortive 350 mile dash to save Titanic....
RMS CARPATHIA : OUT OF THE DARK OF THE DAWN
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RMS CARPATHIA : OUT OF THE DARK OF THE DAWN
11th July 2012
Craig Stringer
When the Carpathia came to the rescue of the survivors of the Titanic, her passengers did all they could to relieve suffering and distress......
AT REST - THE MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR MISS LILLIAN G. ASPLUND
 
AT REST - THE MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR MISS LILLIAN G. ASPLUND
10th May 2006
Shelley Dziedzic
The service for Titanic survivor at the Nordgren Memorial Chapel situated on Lincoln Street, Worcester....
The Times
OBITUARY---LORD MERSEY
4th September 1929
COMMERCIAL LAW --- Lord Mersey, whose death, at the age of 89, is announced on another page, had played over two generations a prominent part in the administration of justice. If he cannot justly be placed among the greatest Judges of h...
New York Times
COL. ASTOR'S WIFE SEEKS SEPARATION
27th October 1909
Lawyer Appointed Referee by Justice Mills to Take Testimony in the Case --- GREAT SECRECY ABOUT IT --- Suit Comes Nearly a Year After Mrs. William Astor's Death---Col. Astor Yachting with His Son --- Mrs. Ava...
AUCTIONING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
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AUCTIONING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
7th November 2013
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly describes the excitement and tension of the auction of the most valuable Titanic artefact ever sold....
Hudson Observer
UNION HILL WOMAN SAYS BAND DIDN'T PLAY ON TITANIC
20th April 1912
---------- Miss Elizabeth Dowdell Heard Only the Cries and Sobs of the Passengers as the White Star Liner Went Down at Sea ---------- Miss Elizabeth Dowdell, 30 years old, of 215 Park avenue, Union Hill, one of the Tit...
STAND UP AND WAVE!
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STAND UP AND WAVE!
2nd July 2004
Shelley Dziedzic
Ellen Mockler's Story...
THE LAST OF THE LAST
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THE LAST OF THE LAST
25th November 2003
Margaret Mehl
How Masabumi Hosono's Night was Forgotten...
RMS TITANIC: THE FUNERALS, MEMORIALS AND LEGACY OF THE LOST PASSENGERS AND HER CREW
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RMS TITANIC: THE FUNERALS, MEMORIALS AND LEGACY OF THE LOST PASSENGERS AND HER CREW
9th March 2007
Brandon C. Holm
Titanic, a word that conveys a history and numerous amounts of thoughts, ideas. The American Heritage Dictionary, Fourth Edition defines titanic as, “of enormous scope, power, or influence.”1 The origin of the word ...
New York Times
COL. ASTOR WEDS MADELEINE FORCE
10th September 1911
Early Morning Ceremony at Beechwood, the Bridegroom's Newport Home --- REJECTS CLERICAL CARPENTER --- Dr. Joseph Lambert Officiates in Place of the Rev. Mr. Straight---Colonel for Remarriage Only Once --- Spe...
BRUCE ISMAY AND THE RING'S TAUNT
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BRUCE ISMAY AND THE RING'S TAUNT
13th January 2001
Senan Molony
As Ismay pushed the brute oar, his eye fell on his ring. The ring inscribed:- Be Mindful....
UNLISTED PASSENGERS AND CREW
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UNLISTED PASSENGERS AND CREW
10th November 1998
Numerous stories are told of people who were booked on the Titanic but, for one reason or other, failed to travel on her......
THE TRIALS OF ELOISE HUGHES SMITH
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THE TRIALS OF ELOISE HUGHES SMITH
25th July 2015
Brandon Whited
The only woman in the world who in just a year's time made her debut, got engaged, married, survived the Titanic, became a widow, and then a mother...
ANTOINETTE FLEGENHEIM - FIRST CLASS PASSENGER ON THE TITANIC
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ANTOINETTE FLEGENHEIM - FIRST CLASS PASSENGER ON THE TITANIC
17th June 2012
Gerhard Schmidt-Grillmeier
Research sheds new light on an elusive Titanic survivor......
The Patriot
MISS KEANE HOME; HER COMPLETE STORY
20th April 1912
Survivor of Wreck tells how Ship Sank as Those in Boats Looked on – Drifted Eight Hours in Darkness and Cold Before Aid Came...
IMPACT OF TITANIC UPON INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW
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IMPACT OF TITANIC UPON INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW
31st August 2004
Allison Lane
No other shipwreck in history has left such an indelible imprint upon the public consciousness as that of the RMS Titanic. Ninety-two years after her loss, the story of that great liner continues to fascinate peo...
Ship to Shore
WILLIAM SLOPER'S ACCOUNT OF THE TITANIC DISASTER
1984
William T. Sloper
"I walked into the palm court of the Carleton hotel on Pall Mall in the middle of the afternoon. The streets around the hotel and the hotel itself were deserted except for one group of people...
MCGOUGH THE KILLER
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MCGOUGH THE KILLER
5th September 2008
Senan Molony
TWO killers roamed the RMS Titanic on her maiden voyage… Not the stuff of lurid pulp adventure, instead actual fact. The two wrongdoers were a fireman and an able bodied seaman. Stoker William Mintra...
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
SAVED AS SHIP PLUNGED DOWN
19th May 1912
Col. Gracie Carried Over as Giant Wave Swept Deck : CLUNG TO WRECKAGE : Stood Hours on Raft Knee Deep in Water and Afraid to Move....
THE WIDENERS: AN AMERICAN FAMILY
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THE WIDENERS: AN AMERICAN FAMILY
11th January 2008
David Whitmire
A Biographical Sketch...
ICEBERG AT THE GOLDEN GATE
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ICEBERG AT THE GOLDEN GATE
12th February 2002
A Perspective on the Life of Dr. Washington Dodge...
Rockford Republic
TITANIC'S SURVIVOR COMES TO ROCKFORD
25th April 1912
MISS DAGMAR BRYHL, AFTER LOSING BROTHER AND SWEETHEART ON FATEFUL TRIP FROM SWEDEN TO ROCKFORD FINALLY REACHED HERE 6:30 THIS MORNING - WAS SECOND CLASS PASSENGER ABOARD THE DOOMED TITANIC - HER FIRST WARNING OF DANGER ...
LIFEBOATS DON'T LIE!
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LIFEBOATS DON'T LIE!
13th November 2005
Senan Molony
FEWER and fewer revisionists of the Titanic disaster are now making the overt claim that the Mystery Ship seen off the port bow at the time of the sinking was (as the American and British Inquiries stated in 1912) the Leyland Liner ...
Portland Oregonian
PORTLAND WOMAN DESCRIBES WRECK
27th April 1912
Mrs. Frank M. Warren Tells in Detail, "the Story of the Titanic." BOAT'S TERRIFIC SPEED Experiences, Before and After Vessel Went Down, Told in Interesting Manner -- Sho...
MYSTERIOUS WAIF OF THE WAVES.. MGU?
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MYSTERIOUS WAIF OF THE WAVES.. MGU?
12th July 2011
Jim Currie
Unresolved questions regarding the April 1912 voyage of the SS Campanello and the possibility of her involvement in the Titanic disaster. ...
PIECING TOGETHER A TITANIC PUZZLE
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PIECING TOGETHER A TITANIC PUZZLE
21st August 2014
Mike Poirier
The Complex case of Mrs. Cassebeer. Court documents reveal tempestuous marriage....
Torquay Directory
MAN WITH TWO NAMES : TORQUAY PENSIONER AND HIS SAILOR SON
23rd April 1913
Claim For Loss on the “Titanic” At Torquay County Court on Saturday Judge Lush-Wilson arbitrated in an action under the Workman’s Compensation Act by George Barnhouse, of Stentiford’s Hill, T...
Portland Oregonian
MRS. FRANK WARREN DESCRIBES THE TRAGEDY TO THE OREGONIAN
27th April 1912
John Lamoreau
Frank and Anna Warren were the only first class couple from Oregon on the Titanic. Mrs. Warren, who was 60 years of age at the time of the sinking, reported in great detail the horrific events of the tragedy. Her account was published in Orego...
Denver Post
DEATH ENDS PICTURESQUE CAREER OF MRS. J.J. BROWN
28th October 1932
JACK CARBERRY
Page 1 Life Story One of Accomplishment Adventure 'TITANIC' HEROINE IS VICTIM OF PARALYSIS (BY JACK CARBERRY) Mrs. Margaret Tobin Brown--Denver, and all the world knew her as "The Unsinkab...
News Tribune
KING OF HOPS: THE LEGACY OF HERMAN KLABER
12th April 2001
Bart Ripp
CURTIS, Lewis County – Come spring in the Boistfort Valley, hops pop up, green and fragrant, in the hay fields. Boistfort Elementary School sits next to a big hay field where hops sprout, searching the sky for support. The only clue to...
Boston Daily Globe
GIRL WENT DOWN TO SAVE ANOTHER
21st April 1912
Miss Evans Gave Up Place in Boat That a Mother Could Live --- Mrs Brown of Acton Tells of Her Rescue Due to Other's Sacrifice --- Saved through the heroic generosity of a young and b...
LET THE RECORD SPEAK FOR ITSELF!
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LET THE RECORD SPEAK FOR ITSELF!
7th December 2006
Senan Molony
THERE is an old adage that the argument is not always about ‘what the argument is about.’ This is a case in point. Three commentators of common interest have decided to fight the validity of Hugh Woolner’s evidence to the US Titan...
WILLIAM J. MELLORS
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WILLIAM J. MELLORS
26th March 2008
Robert L. Bracken
A survivor emerges from the mists of time....
THE MARITIME PAINTINGS OF SIMON FISHER
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THE MARITIME PAINTINGS OF SIMON FISHER
17th April 2012
Stanley C. Jenkins
Stanley Jenkins reviews a lavish volume of maritime art by painter Simon Fisher ...
RUBáIYáT REFLECTIONS ON TITANIC
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RUBáIYáT REFLECTIONS ON TITANIC
14th October 2004
Senan Molony
AWAKE! For morning in the bowl of night Has flung the stone that puts the stars to flight… ...
 
WILLIAM MCMASTER MURDOCH

Mark Garfien
William McMaster Murdoch was born 28th February 1873 in Dalbeattie, Scotland. He was the fourth of seven children of Captain Samuel Murdoch and his wife Jeanie. The Murdochs had been a se...
STAR TURN: THE PICTURES AND PASSIONS OF DOROTHY GIBSON
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STAR TURN: THE PICTURES AND PASSIONS OF DOROTHY GIBSON
26th October 2004
Randy Bryan Bigham
The following article is an excerpt from the introduction of Randy Bigham’s forthcoming biography, Finding Dorothy: An Appreciation of the Life and Career of Dorothy Gibson Brulatour, which will soon be available in a fully illustrated,...
DETERIORATION OF THE RMS TITANIC
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DETERIORATION OF THE RMS TITANIC
11th January 2008
Stephanie Clements
The RMS. Titanic has laid 2.5 miles below the surface of the Atlantic Ocean since her sinking, on her maiden voyage from Southampton to New York on April 14, 1912. Many questions were raised on the state of the vessel condition and how sh...
 
DESCRIPTION OF RECOVERED BODIES

NO. 1. - MALE. - ESTIMATED AGE. - 10-12. - HAIR. ...
New York Times
J. PIERPONT MORGAN WILL BE 75 YEARS OLD THIS WEEK
14th April 1912
During All That Time He Has Successfully Hidden from the Public His Real Self, Which Combines Diffidence and a Gentleness Very Unlike the Gruff Autocrat Familiar to Wall Street --- Should J. Pierpont Morgan feel moved n...
 
CHARLES HERBERT LIGHTOLLER
13th June 2005
Pat Winship
Lightoller biography...
LOADING THE REAR BOATS
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LOADING THE REAR BOATS
29th May 2008
George Jacub
While working on a major project involving the Titanic, I ran into a snag. I thought I could unravel the problem by examining the order the rear boats were loaded and lowered. The answer helped, though less than I had hoped. But I was sti...
FACE TO BAREFACE LIAR!
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FACE TO BAREFACE LIAR!
16th January 2012
Senan Molony
A steerage Titanic survivor confronted his own impostor in 1912...
SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT
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SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT
5th December 2006
Tad Fitch, Sam Halpern and Bill Wormstedt
In Senan Molony's article of 6 November 2006, entitled: "Hugh Woolner's US Evidence is Highly Unreliable," the author attempts to discredit the evidence presented by Woolner at the US Inquiry based on a newspaper report i...
LIFE'S DECOR: A BIOGRAPHY OF HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE
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LIFE'S DECOR: A BIOGRAPHY OF HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE
23rd December 2005
Randy Bryan Bigham
“When beauty assails, reason has no part.” –– HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE ...
IDENTIFYING STEWARDS
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IDENTIFYING STEWARDS
13th February 2005
Senan Molony
WHAT ARE the chances of identifying Titanic bodies more than 90 years after they were buried at sea? Better than impossible - fair, in some cases. One of the early bodies picked up by the search ves...
THE MYSTERY OF TITANIC'S CENTRAL PROPELLER
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THE MYSTERY OF TITANIC'S CENTRAL PROPELLER
5th May 2008
Mark Chirnside
...
LAST LAP OF THE LARGEST
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LAST LAP OF THE LARGEST
12th February 2010
Senan Molony
APRIL tenth, 1912 – A day tinged with sadness for the RMS Olympic. She put in to New York for the last time as the Ship of Superlatives, or so she thought. The next White Star Line leviathan to dock here wou...
 
THE MOTIVES OF HEROISM
15th February 2008
Jason Lewis
Heroes are iconic in past and present societies....
GUNSHOTS ON THE TITANIC
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GUNSHOTS ON THE TITANIC
30th July 2001
Earl Chapman
Were shots fired as the Titanic went down? If so whom and toward whom?...
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HARLAND & WOLFF AND THE PARTITION OF ULSTER
3rd September 2011
Glenn Simpson
Harland and Wolff is at the symbolic forefront of Ulster's identity, its economic importance pivotal in explaining what gave Ulster Unionists political leverage during the Home rule question. To accurately portray Harland & Wolff’...
TITANIC SONGBOOK
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TITANIC SONGBOOK
16th April 2012
Monica Hall
Most people, when thinking about music on the Titanic, immediately recall Nearer My God to Thee, which was allegedly played on deck by Wallace Hartley and his band as the great ship sank.  We do not really know if this is true, a...
ON THE TRAIL OF 'LUCKY' TOWER
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ON THE TRAIL OF 'LUCKY' TOWER
16th November 2004
Senan Molony
Is this the face of Titanic legend’s most elusive man? ’Lucky Tower’ is the moniker gi...
FATHER BROWNE: THE MISSING PHOTOGRAPHS
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FATHER BROWNE: THE MISSING PHOTOGRAPHS
19th January 2004
Senan Molony
Defamation, anonymity and some missing photographs?...
 
ROAMING AROUND: MEMOIRS OF A MARCONI OPERATOR

Alec Bagot
Extract The next year went past for me in many experiences of life and places. I was a fully fledged Marconi operator, had visited my Australia of loving memories, Norway, with its North Cape, where I had taken photographs...
THE MIDDLE WATCH
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THE MIDDLE WATCH
16th September 2004
Senan Molony
WHAT follows is the complete ...
ELSIE BOWERMAN: FEMINIST AND BARRISTER
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ELSIE BOWERMAN: FEMINIST AND BARRISTER
18th July 2002
Helena Wojtczak
One of the Titanic's survivors was also a key participant in the movement for womens' suffrage....
SEALED ORDERS: A TITANIC SURVIVOR'S CLASSIC TALE OF LOVE AND FATE
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SEALED ORDERS: A TITANIC SURVIVOR'S CLASSIC TALE OF LOVE AND FATE
23rd December 2005
Helen Churchill Candee
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THE FATAL JOURNEY OF THIRD CLASS MEN ON THE TITANIC
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THE FATAL JOURNEY OF THIRD CLASS MEN ON THE TITANIC
3rd July 2001
David Gleicher
Was survival or loss determined the Titanic's design?...
WHEN ANIMALS TRAVELLED FIRST CLASS
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WHEN ANIMALS TRAVELLED FIRST CLASS
10th November 2006
Charles A. Haas
Today’s newscasts often feature airline passengers discussing their “being treated just like cattle.” In the late 19th Century, Britain’s White Star Line took the meaning of that phrase to new heights. While we recall th...
THE CALIFORNIAN INCIDENT, A REALITY CHECK
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THE CALIFORNIAN INCIDENT, A REALITY CHECK
8th November 2001
Tracy Smith, Michael H. Standart & Captain Erik D. Wood
Could Captain Lord and the Californian have done more to save the passengers and crew of the Titanic....