SOUTHAMPTON

611 items found relating to : Southampton

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SOUTHAMPTON TERMINUS   SOUTHAMPTON TERMINUS

The rear elevation of Southampton Terminus, circa 1912. Note the Southampton Corporation tramcar....
New York Times [WHITE STAR'S FIRST SAILING FROM SOUTHAMPTON]
6th June 1907
SOUTHAMPTON, June 5---The White Star Line steamer Adriatic, which sailed from here at about 1 o'clock this afternoon for New York on her first Western trip from Southampton, was given an enthusiastic send-off, many craft crowd...
SOUTHAMPTON TERMINUS PANORAMA 1912   SOUTHAMPTON TERMINUS PANORAMA 1912

A panoramic view of  Southampton Terminus railway station, circa 1912, at which time it was known as Southampton Town & Dock. ...
  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 ...
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...
TITANIC DEPARTURE   TITANIC DEPARTURE

A small crown of onlookers watch as Titanic is pulls slowly away from the ocean dock at the start of her maiden voyage ...
SOUTHAMPTON ROYAL PIER   SOUTHAMPTON ROYAL PIER

The small station at Southampton Pier, which was in use from 1891 until 1914.  The excursion steamer is typical of those which ran across the Solent to and from the Isle of Wight....
SOUTHAMPTON DOCKS   SOUTHAMPTON DOCKS

Looking towards the Ocean /White Star Dock c. 1912...
  CONTEMPORARY OBITUARY
1912
WAS born in Southampton forty-three years ago. He served his apprenticeship in the works of the London and South-Western Railway Co., and after other appointments sailed in vessels owned by the company as second engineer. Four years were spent with t...
New York Times SOUTHAMPTON EN FETE
31st May 1907
Arrival of Adriatic Inaugurates the New White Star Service --- SOUTHAMPTON, May 30---The City of Southampton was in holiday attire to-day in honor of the arrival here of the White Star liner Adriatic, f...
Press Release TITANIC WALKS : IPHONE APP : TITANIC TRAIL IN SOUTHAMPTON, UK
20th October 2010
Almost a century on, Southampton, England—the home port of RMS Titanic—carefully preserves the memory of the ship and those who tragically lost their lives on her ill-fated maiden voyage. Locals and visitors to Southampton who, in t...
The Times TITANIC SURVIVOR DEAD
17th February 1956
One of the few surviving members of the crew of the liner Titanic, Mr James Crimmins, died suddenly at a Southampton Salvation Army hostel yesterday, at the age of 65. (The Times of London, February 17, 1956, p. 3) * Cri...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS: WILLIAM DUFFY

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....
  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 ...
New York Times SEAMEN'S STRIKE ABROAD
23rd May 1907
LIVERPOOL, May 22---The projected move of the White Star Line to Southampton is responsible for a dispute between seamen and firemen and the company which threatens to spread. A hundred men belonging to the Oceanic refused to sai...
  TITANIC LOOKOUT REGINAL LEE DEATH CERTIFICATE
1913
Certified Copy of an Entry of Death Regist...
  LETTER TO HIS MOTHER
1912
Mrs. Thomas Mudd, The Street, Hunting Field, Halesworth, Suffolk. Dear Mother, Arrived at Southampton safe - The Titanic is a splendid boat and you hardly know you are moving. Will write more fully later Your loving Son Tom. PS ...
SOUTHAMPTON DOCKS (1)   SOUTHAMPTON DOCKS (1)

  RELIEF FUND (1)

Cross, W. 97 Ludlow Road, Itchen, Southampton. Fireman. 39. (Hampshire). (From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913) Number 72. Cross, Annie. Widow. Class G dependent. He has a Memorial bri...
  LAST CONTACT WITH TITANIC?

Pete Morrall
Was Jack Mew the last man to have contact with Titanic before she left Southampton?...
Chicago Examiner OLYMPIC TO BE REBUILT
25th September 1912
Special Cable to the Examiner. Belfast, Sept. 24---The White Star Line announces definitely that the steamer Olympic, sister of the Titanic, will come to Belfaast from Southampton for renovation.  She will be ma...
New York Times ROUSED BY WHITE STAR LINE
10th January 1907
Liverpool and Queenstown Protest Against Change to Southampton --- LIVERPOOL, Jan. 9---Because of the strong feeling aroused locally by the statement that the White Star Line purposed to divert its steamers to Southampt...
Hampshire Independent DEATH NOTICE : HARRY THORN
11th May 1912
Death notice of Titanic victim Harry Thorn...
1910 MAP OF SOUTHAMPTON   1910 MAP OF SOUTHAMPTON

1910 Baedeker map of Southampton. Showing the dock area as it was when the Titanic sailed....
  BIRTH CERTIFICATE
1881
CERTIFIED COPY OF AN ENTRY OF BIRTH Registration District Southam...
  WILLIAM MINTRAM : CRIMINAL REGISTER 1902
1902
NAME: William Mintram         Twice Drunk, once annoyance, once assaulting police , between 1893 and April 1901.          AGE:...
Western Morning News WESTCOUNTRY CONNECTIONS
29th April 1912
A representative called at the residence of Mr. J. A. Pascoe, Crownhill, whose brother, Mr. C. H. Pascoe, is believed to be the only Westcountry member of the crew saved in the Titanic disaster, and had the pleasure of an interesting conversation wit...
The Sun (New York) UNVEIL TITANIC MEMORIAL
23rd April 1914
Engineers of Ill Fated Ship Honored by Monument at Southampton --- SOUTHAMPTON, April 22---Sir Archibald Denny, the Scottish shipbuilder, performed the ceremony of unveiling a memorial to the engin...
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...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO EDWARD DODD

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. ...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO RENNY DODDS

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 ...
  MEMORIALS TO ALBERT GEORGE ERVINE

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....
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTE BOOK

(From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913) Number 102. Foster, Elizabeth Ann, mother. Foster, Mary, widow. Children: Vera and Leah. All class G dependants. (From the Titanic Relief Fund Minute Book number 2, S...
  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 ...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS (10)

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. ...
  MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND (15)

From the Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet (March 1913) Number 38. Biggs. Thomas, Father. Biggs Mrs. Mother. Both class G dependants. From the Titanic Relief Fund Minute Book number 2, Southampton Ar...
  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...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS (5)

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...
  MEMORIALS: ARTHUR ROUS

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...
Western Morning News TITANIC DISASTER, WESTCOUNTRY PASSENGERS AND CREW (6)
1912
An Exonian on board was Mr Harry Dyer, second son of Q.M.S. Dyer and Mrs Dyer of Mount Pleasant Road, Exeter. A smart young fellow, 25 years of age, he was fourth engineer, having transferred from the Olympic. He was in Exeter for a short holiday a...
  TITANIC ARRIVES IN SOUTHAMPTON
3rd April 1912
New York Times TITANIC TESTS HER SPEED
3rd April 1912
Then She Sails for Southampton to Prepare for Maiden Voyage by Marconi Transatlantic Wireless Telegraph to The New York Times LONDON, April 2.—The White Star liner Titanic, which has just been completed by Ha...
  BARNES : MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND

(From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913) Number 52. Barnes, Amelia, widow. Alice, Rose, William, Ann and Henry children. All class G dependants. (From the Titanic Relief Fund Minute Book number 2, Southam...
Southern Daily Echo DEATH OF MR EDWARD FLAHERTY
6th February 1940
Survivor of the Titanic Death of Mr Edward Flaherty Half a century at sea The death has taken place at the Royal Hants and Southampton Hospital of Mr Edward Fla...
Stratford Express THE TITANIC DISASTER
20th April 1912
Mr William Dixon Mackie, fifth engineer on the steamship Titanic, who, it is feared has perished in the wreck of that ill-fated vessel. Mr Mackie, who was 31 years of age, had resided recently when ashore at 2b, Margery Park-road, Forest Gate. ...
  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...
The World Evening Edition (New York) OLYMPIC NOT LIKELY TO BE HELD FOR BODY OF DEAD FINANCIER
1st April 1913
LONDON, April 1---When word came to-day from Rome that Herbert L. Satterlee was attempting to have the White Star liner Olympic held up to-morrow at Cherbourg to carry J. Pierpont Morgan's body to New York, the officials of...
H. M. T. OLYMPIC LEAVING SOUTHAMPTON   H. M. T. OLYMPIC LEAVING SOUTHAMPTON

The Ship that Brought me home Left Southampton June 7th - Arrived halifax June 132th 1919 1914 - Canadian Expeditionary Force - 1918 Mons   St Eloi   Neuve Chapelle   Y...
Liverpool Echo BRITISH SEAFARERS' UNION.
18th March 1913
Branch opened in Liverpool The British Seafarers' Union opened in Liverpool, yesterday, a branch office in South John-street.  The union was established about eighteen months ago at Southampton, where ...
Chicago Examiner SEEK WORD OF STEWARD
19th April 1912
Mrs. William J. Stroud, 217 East Thirty-first street, besought news of her husband's brother, Harry Stroud, yesterday at the White Star office.  His name does not appear among those saved. "Harry Stroud lived in Southampton with ...
  MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND : JAMES FRASER

(From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913) Number 99. Fraser, Florence, widow. Children: Florence Stephen and James. Stephen, Jane, widow's mother. All class B dependants. (From the Titanic Relief Fund Minute Book n...
Western Daily Press TITANIC SURVIVOR'S STRANGE PREMONITION OF DEATH
8th December 1930
ASKED FOR GRAVE TO BE GOT READY. Titanic Survivor's Strange Premonition of Death. Mr Charles Mills [sic] (70), Southampton, who collapsed and died the street Southampton, had a strang...
Southern Evening Echo OLD POSTCARD STIRS TITANIC MEMORY
9th December 1952
Titanic postcard read "Everything very fine up to now. No sickness anywhere. The ship is wonderful. Wished you could have come"...
SAMUEL HEMMING'S GRAVE   SAMUEL HEMMING'S GRAVE

Hollybrook Cemetery, Lordshill, Southampton...
Voyage HERCULES
20th February 2005
John P. Eaton
One of the tugs that got lines aboard New York and kept her from striking Titanic as the latter was leaving her Southampton dock. Port of Registry: South...
Chicago Examiner POET KEMP LOCKED UP AS STOWAWAY
4th October 1913
Oceanic Officials to Prosecute Him at Souithampton Special Cable to the Examiner Plymouth, Oct. 3--Harry Kemp, the poet who eloped with the former wife of Upton Sinclair, was a stowaway on...
  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...
New-York Tribune TO REPAIR THE OLYMPIC

Big White Star Boat Going Into Drydock at Belfast --- When the White Star steamship Olympic sailed yesterday morning it was announced that she would land her passengers at Plymouth and proceed direct to Belfast f...
Southern Evening Echo UNTITLED (3)
14th May 1952
A Former White Star man who was a survivor of the Titanic disaster in April, 1912, 81-years-old Mr. John Hardy, left Southampton for New York last night in U.S. Lines America after his first home visit in 18 years. Mr. Hardy, who is now living...
Southern Evening Echo KEEPING IN TOUCH
4th September 1964
FIFTY-TWO years ago, Titanic survivor Mr Ernest Allen, of 40 Salisbury Road, Highfield, Southampton was a stoker in the ill-fated Titanic. Today at 72 years of age, he is still stoking and at the Ordnance Survey Office, London Road, Southampton, cont...
  MARCONIGRAM
18th April 1912
To: Hardy, Oakleigh, Holyrood Avenue, Highfield, Southampton, England. "Safe and well. - Jack"...
  FREDERICK MANTLE : MANSION HOUSE RELIEF FUND

(From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913) Number C510. Mantle, Ellen Rosina, widow. Stagg, Florence Agnes, mother. Both class F dependants. (From the T...
Chicago Daily News LINER OLYMPIC HITS A WRECK
27th February 1912
Ship Due at Southampton on Its Way To Belfast for Repairs. Belfast, Ireland, Feb. 27---The White Star liner Olympic, which left New York on Wednesday and was due in Southampton today, stru...
Southampton Times and Hampshire Express MR. C. H. LIGHTOLLER, THE SECOND OFFICER
20th April 1912
Mr. C. H. Lightoller, the second officer on the ill-fated Titanic, who is reported to be among the survivors, lived at Netley Abbey, and on Wednesday one of our representatives called on his wife at their residence at Hound to convey congratula...
Northampton Mercury DOMESTIC TRAGEDY AT SOUTHAMPTON
24th October 1902
The Southampton police have in custody a dock labourer named William Mintram on a charge of killing his wife.  The alleged crime took place on Saturday at midnight in Winton - street, a low quarter of the town where, it is said, Mintram an...
FRED FLEET'S GRAVE   FRED FLEET'S GRAVE

Hollybrook Cemetery, Lordshill, Southampton...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO ARTHUR WILLIAM MAY

Named on the right hand panel of the St. Augustines Church Memorial, (Maritime Museum) Southampton. also has a stone in Fair view Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Titanic section, number 141. (Late in 1990 I found a grave at ...
  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...
VULCAN Voyage VULCAN
13th February 2005
John P. Eaton
Vulcan struggling to pull the stern of the New York (left) away from Titanic's port side (Eaton-Haas Collection)...
STEAMING AWAY   STEAMING AWAY

This drawing by Ole Kolborg from Denmark was drawn originally for The Grapes pub in Southampton where some Titanic crewmen gathered prior to departure....
  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 ...
The Syracuse Herald FIRE RAGED ON TITANIC FIVE DAYS
20th April 1912
New York Aril 20th ? That a fire had raged in the [?] bunkers of the liner Titanic from the day she left Southampton u...
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTES (1)
23rd June 1923
Book 3, Southampton Area The Committee authorises the continuance of Allowance of 3/- per week until 30th June 1924. ...
  MEMORIAL (4)

Named on this memorial, now on display in two section at Southampton Maritime Museum....
CAPTAIN ARTHUR ROSTRON'S GRAVE   CAPTAIN ARTHUR ROSTRON'S GRAVE

West End Cemetery, West End, Southampton...
  TITANIC SAILS
10th April 1912
At noon on 10th April 1912 Titanic departs Southampton for Cherbourg....
Barking Chronicle THE TITANIC DISASTER. EAST HAM RESIDENTS MISSING
19th April 1912
We learn that Mr and Mrs R.J. Rogers, of 11 Southchurch Gardens, East Ham, have a son and a nephew amongst the crew of the Titanic, the deplorable sinking of which has created such widespread consternation...
Cambridge Chronicle EXCERPT
26th April 1912
Falling ice from the berg killed many persons on the decks. - William Jones, of Southampton, fireman. [page 5]...
  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...
Hampshire Advertiser A SEAMAN CHARGED WITH MURDER AT SOUTHAMPTON
2nd May 1900
A Special sitting of the Southampton Borough Police Court was held on Saturday for the purpose of continuing the hearing of a charge of murder against George Frederick McGough, a sailor on the British ship Rustington, who was accused of causing...
  TITANIC LEAVES BELFAST FOR SOUTHAMPTON
2nd April 1912
Titanic departs commanded by Captain Bartlett, later to command the Britannic on her final voyage....
Cambridge Chronicle CAMBRIDGE MAN ABOARD
19th April 1912
It is feared that a Cambridge man was among those who lost their lives, and great anxiety is felt by his parents, who live in Cambridge, and relatives and close friends, as to his safety. We refer to Mr. A. W. Barringer, a native of Cambridge, who we...
  MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND: WILLIAM DUFFY
March 1913
(From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913) Number 88. Duffy, Ethel, widow; child: Mary; Ward, Marion, Aunt. All class D dependants. (From the Titanic Relief Fund Minute Book number 2, Southampton Area...
  MEMORIAL TO TITANIC VICTIM FREDERICK BARNES

Named on the left hand panel of the St. Augustines Church Memorial, (Maritime Museum) Southampton. ...
  DATE OF MARRIAGE
21st October 1909
Marriage...
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTES (2)
30th June 1913
Book number 2, Southampton Area Case number C489. A grant of 10/6d be made to Mrs. Kerley for the purchase of spectacles. ...
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTE BOOK NUMBER 2, SOUTHAMPTON AREA (6)
23rd April 1914
Case number C24. That Mrs. Hilda Allsop be granted the sum of Ł1 0s 0d for assistance with expenses due to the illness to her little boy. ...
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, ...
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTE BOOK NUMBER 2, SOUTHAMPTON AREA (1)
14th August 1913
Case number 550. That a sum of Ł2 be paid in lieu of Apprenticeship grant in respect of Elsie Parsons....
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTE BOOK NUMBER 2, SOUTHAMPTON AREA (4)
18th September 1914
Case number C557. That a grant of 8/- be paid to Miss Penrose to cover the cost of eyeglass....
LETTER FROM WILLIAM J. MELLORS TO HIS MOTHER - SOUTHAMPTON   LETTER FROM WILLIAM J. MELLORS TO HIS MOTHER - SOUTHAMPTON
10th April 1912
Letter written on RMS Titanic notepaper from second class passenger William J. Mellors to his mother...
  RELIEF FUND DETAILS

Copperthwaite, B. Lived at 39 Mount Street, St Marys, Southampton. Occupation - Fireman. 22 years old. (Born in Hampshire). (From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913) ...
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...
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 ...
  PROBATE REPORT (17)
10th May 1912
Allsop, Alfred Samuel, of 134 Malmesbury Road, Freemantle, Southampton. Ships Electrician. Administration London 10th May 1912 to Hilda Allsop widow. Effects Ł152.6.7d....
Hampshire Independent DEATH NOTICE (1)
11th May 1912
Tamlyn, Frederick Dearly Beloved Son of Alfred and Annie Tamlyn of 20 Upper Southampton Street. Aged 23. Deeply Mourned by His Father and Mother, Brothers and Sisters....
  PROBATE REPORT (15)
31st July 1912
Rogers, Edward James William of 120 Oxford Avenue, Southampton. Ships storekeeper. Administration Winchester 31st July to Elizabeth Rogers, widow. Effects Ł131.5s.0d....
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTE BOOK NUMBER 2, SOUTHAMPTON AREA (8)
29th January 1914
Case number C299. Mrs. Barringer remarried on 14th January 1914 and the usual allowance was paid....
  PROBATE REPORT (20)
31st July 1912
McElroy, Hugh Walter of Polygon House, Southampton. Ship?s purser. Administration: London 31st July 1912 to Mrs Barbara McElroy widow, effects Ł 4330.13. 3d. ...
  MEMORIAL (6)

He has a Memorial brick in his name in the Woolston, Southampton, Millennium Garden known as the Feathers in Victoria Road Woolston - which opened in April 2002....
  MEMORIAL (8)

He has a Memorial brick in his name in the Woolston, Southampton, Millennium Garden known as the Feathers in Victoria Road Woolston - which opened in April 2002....
ENGINEERS' MEMORIAL   ENGINEERS' MEMORIAL

The Engineers Memorial which was unveiled at Andrews Park, Southampton on 22nd April 1914...
  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''. ...
  PROBATE REPORT (19)

Barringer, Arthur William, Elsingore, Bath Street, Southampton. Probate - Winchester to Ethel Isabel Barringer. Estate Ł232 19s 11d....
Chicago Daily News CHICAGOAN'S KIN TITANIC STEWARD
18th April 1912
A brother of William J. Stroud, 217 East 31st street, was a steward on the ill fated Titanic. Today Mrs. Stroud, sobbing tearfully, begged for news of her brother-in-law, Harry Stroud, of Southampton, England. “If Harry is dead,...
  PROBATE REPORT (2)
22nd July 1912
Murdoch, William McMaster, of 94 Belmont Road, Portswood, Southampton. Ships Officer. Administration, London 22nd July 1912 to Ada Florence Murdoch, widow. Effects Ł1141.9.4d....
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTE BOOK (1)
2nd March 1914
Southampton Area Case number C400. That a grant of 2/- per week be made from the Compassionate Fund to Mrs. Edge because of sickness - vascular disease of heart and neuritis. ...
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTE BOOK NUMBER 2, SOUTHAMPTON AREA (5)
3rd December 1915
Case number C557. That an allowance of 3/6d per week be made to Annie Penrose - partial dependent - (sister) to continue for three years....
TITANIC POSTCARD SENT BY WILLIAM MELLORS - SOUTHAMPTON   TITANIC POSTCARD SENT BY WILLIAM MELLORS - SOUTHAMPTON
10th April 1912
...
  PROBATE REPORT (1)
24th May 1912
Sloan, Peter of 77a Clovelly Road, Southampton. Electrician. Probate registered 24th May, 1912 to Annie Sloan, widow. Effects Ł487.0.0d....
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTE BOOK NUMBER 2, SOUTHAMPTON AREA (7)
3rd June 1913
Case number C299. Decision that a grant of Ł3 be made from the Compassionate Fund....
  MEMORIAL TO TITANIC VICTIM J. BARNES

He has a Memorial brick in his name in the Woolston, Southampton, Millennium Garden known as the Feathers in Victoria Road Woolston - which opened in April 2002. ...
  MARRIAGE OF FREDERICK WILLIAM EDGE
3rd November 1896
Was married on November 3rd 1896 when aged 23 years to Catherine Fanny Youtman aged 21 years at St Marys Church Southampton....
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTE BOOK NUMBER 2, SOUTHAMPTON AREA (3)
23rd April 1914
Case number C550. The Committee resolved to increase allowance to 8/- per week. Apprenticeship Grant of Ł15 was authorised in respect of boy Edward Parsons....
New York Times CHANGE IN COMMODORES
6th June 1911
Capt. Haddock to Head White Star Line at Increased Pay --- Capt. E. J. Smith, R. N. R., the Commodore of the White Star Line, who is to command the new mammoth liner Olympic, will retire at the end of the present year, it is understoo...
  PROBATE REPORT (16)
11th May 1912
[from Liverpool Library] Parsons, Edward of 26 Roberts Road, Hill Lane, Southampton. Probate London 11th May to Clara Parsons, widow. Effects Ł451.1s.4d....
  PROBATE REPORT (1)
3rd June 1912
Hamblyn Ernest William, of 2 Norman Villas, Dyer Road, Shirley Southampton. Ships Steward. Probate registered London 3rd June 1912 to Henry Archibald Jamieson, journalist. Effects Ł320.0.0....
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTES
23rd April 1914
Book 2, Southampton Area Case number C489 That the sum of 2/6d per week for three months be paid to Mr. and Mrs. Kerley (partially dependent parents) on account of Mrs. Kerley's illness - bronchitis and lung trouble....
  PROBATE REPORT (1)
3rd September 1912
Hodges, Henry Price, of "The Cotswolds", Highfield Lane Portswood, Southampton. Probate registered London 3rd September 1912, to Ellen Hodges, widow. Effects Ł16,694.5.3d. ...
Southern Daily Echo LINK WITH THE TITANIC: DEATH OF LOOK-OUT MAN AT SOUTHAMPTON
8th August 1913
A notable figure among the survivors of the Titanic has been removed by death at the Sailors' Home at Southampton on Tuesday of Reginald Robinson Lee, on whom an inquest was held by the Borough Coroner (Mr. H. K. Pope) yesterday afternoon. Le...
  PROBATE REPORT (1)
1912
Bochet - Guiuseppe Pietro of 5 Shakespeare Avenue, Southampton. Waiter. Probate Winchester 11th December 1912 to Maria Eugene Dolores Bochet, widow. Effects Ł120.16s.0d. ...
Surrey Advertiser and County Times OTHER PASSENGERS
20th April 1912
Among others on board the vessel, and who, it is feared, has been drowned, was Mr. E. W. Hamblyn, of Southampton, elder brother of Mrs. H. A. Jamieson, of Portesbury Road, Camberley, Surrey. He was a steward on the liner, having been promoted from th...
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND (1)

(From the Minute Book of the White Star Company) The White Star Company had a Committee meeting on 23rd July 1912 at 10 Winter Street, Liverpool at 11.55am. Present Mr. J. Bruce Ismay...
New York Times CAPT. HADDOCK DEAD, OLYMPIC EX-MASTER
6th October 1946
SOUTHAMPTON, England, Oct. 5 (AP)---Capt. Herbert James Haddock, a former commodore of the old White Star Line, died today. His age was 85. During the first World War he commanded a dummy fleet of wooden dreadnoughts and battle cruise...
Southern Daily Echo DEATH NOTICE (5)
1st May 1912
Wyeth, James. Fireman, Aged 25, Beloved Husband of Isabella Annie Wyeth, of 14 Millbank Street, Northam. [Also appeared in the Hampshire Independent 4th May 1912 and Southampton Times 11th May 1912]...
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTE BOOK NUMBER 2, SOUTHAMPTON AREA
27th November 1913
Case number A grant of 5/- per week be paid from the Compassionate Fund to purchase surgical appliances for Mr. Reed (Partially dependent father)....
Guernsey Evening Press MR. J. DUQUEMIN (1)
20th April 1912
The relations of Mr. Joseph Duquemin, reported to be one of the survivors of the Titanic Disaster, have not yet heard from him direct, but yesterday a letter was received from the White Star line's Southampton Office, confirming the telegram sent on ...
  ALLSOP: PROBATE INFORMATION
1912
ALLSOP Frank Richard of 78 Obelisk Road Woolston Southampton died at sea 15 April 1912 Administration London 29 June 1912 to Elizabeth Allsop widow. Effects Ł69 13s 7d. ...
  PROBATE REPORT: WILLIAM FARQUHARSON
24th May 1912
Farquharson, William Edward, of 90 Wilton Avenue, Southampton. Ships engineer. Administration, London 24th May 1912 to Martha Ellen Farquharson, widow. Effects Ł428.7.0d....
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. ...
  MEMORIALS TO CAPTAIN SMITH

At Beacon Park, Lichfield, Staffordshire there is a fine statue to Captain Smith. The statue was sculptured by Kathleen, Lady Scott, C.V.O and unveiled by the Captain's daughter Helen on 29th July 1914.There is a stained glass window to ...
Hampshire Advertiser A SOUTHAMPTON CASE
18th November 1882
William Mintram, aged 17, was charged with maliciously wounding, with intent to do grevious bodily harm, George Barton, at Southampton, on September 30.-The Hon. B. Coleridge prosecuted. The scene of this alleged outrage was th...
CREWMAN E. BROWN AND TWO OTHER TITANIC SURVIVORS   CREWMAN E. BROWN AND TWO OTHER TITANIC SURVIVORS
April 1912
Survivors from the Titanic disaster arrive in Southampton. The centre figure in the photograph is Mr E. Brown who was unable to swim but kept afloat for an hour by clinging to a lifebelt....
HENRY PRICE HODGES   HENRY PRICE HODGES

Photograph of Titanic victim, Southampton  musical instrument dealer Henry Price Hodges. ...
Hampshire Advertiser LINK WITH TITANIC - DEATH OF THE LOOK-OUT MAN AT SOUTHAMPTON
9th August 1913
A noticeable figure among the survivors of the Titanic has been removed by the death at the Sailors’ Home Southampton on Tuesday of Reginald Robinson Lee, on whom an inquest was held by the Borough Coroner (Mr. H. K. Pope) on Friday afternoo...
  GRAVE OF SARAH ELEANOR SMITH

[Sarah Eleanor Smith was knocked down by a Taxi in Southampton in 1931 and subsequently perished.]...
Staffordshire Advertiser STAFFORDSHIRE VICTIMS OF THE DISASTER (1)
20th April 1912
Captain E. J. Smith, the commander of the ill-fated vessel, was a native of Hanley, the son of Mr. E. J. Smith. He was educated at the British School, then under the mastership of the late Mr....
MILLVINA AT HOME   MILLVINA AT HOME

Millvina Dean photographed at her Southampton home....
  PROBATE INFORMATION
1912
SMITH John Richard Jago of 45 Atherley Road Southampton sorting clerk died 15 April 1912 at sea Administration Winchester 10 August 1912 to John Smith farmer. Effects Ł556 12s 1d. ...
RYDE PIER   RYDE PIER

A postcard view of Ryde Pier, Isle of Wight, looking north towards the pierhead and Spithead, circa 1912. The Titanic would have passed this structure shortly after leaving Southampton on the first leg of her journey to Cherbourg. &nb...
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND
23rd April 1914
Minute Book number 2, Southampton Area Case number C150. That Miss Carpenter, Police Court Missioner be requested to endeavour to persuade Mrs Worthman to go into a home for the inebriates and if Mrs. Worthman will not consent, then to...
  PARSONS: PROBATE INFORMATION
1912
PARSONS Edward of 26 Roberts Road Hill Lane Southampton died 15 April 1912 at sea Probate London 11 May 1912 to Clara Parsons widow. Effects £451 1s 4d. ...
Southern Daily Echo PAINFUL STORY AT SOUTHAMPTON COUNTY COURT
5th February 1913
Titanic Compensation Cases There were several applications, under the Workman’s Compensation Act, at the Southampton County Court on Tuesday, before Judge Gye, arising out of the loss of the Titanic. In one of ...
OLYMPIC CLOCK   OLYMPIC CLOCK

A study fot the Olympic's clock in the Grand Staircase, pictured at Southampton's Maritime Museum....
RMS OLYMPIC OFF PORTSMOUTH   RMS OLYMPIC OFF PORTSMOUTH
June 1912
RMS Olympic photographed off Portsmouth in June 1912...
Journal JOHN JOSEPH DIAPER-CREW
28th February 2010
Geoff Knight
Family historians uncover story of ‘lost’ Titanic survivor ...
TITANIC BISCUIT   TITANIC BISCUIT

A ship's biscuit from the Titanic...
  MEMORIAL (7)

There is a large rock with attached anchor in the Common Cemetery, Southampton: In loving memory of Ernest William Hamblyn who was lost at sea through the foundering of the S.S. Titanic on April 15th 1912. Aged 46 years. ''We cannot bend before his g...
Voyage THE TUGS AT TITANIC'S DEPARTURE
6th February 2005
John P. Eaton
Albert Edward, Hercules, Vulcan, Ajax, Hector Neptune Registered 10 September 1861, the Southampton, Isle of Wight and South of England Royal Mail Steam Packet Limited Company was known during its early years...
LETTER BY FR BYLES TO MISS FIELD   LETTER BY FR BYLES TO MISS FIELD
10th April 1912
Dear Miss Field, On board ship one has little to do to fill up time so I start to write a letter to yo...
CAPTAIN SMITH ON THE BRIDGE OF THE TITANIC   CAPTAIN SMITH ON THE BRIDGE OF THE TITANIC
April 1912
Captain Smith photographed by a newspaper photographer on the bridge of the Titanic. Southampton, April 1912. A Engine Telegraph is visible in the background....
The Times FIREMAN KILLED WIFE
24th November 1902
Western Assizes William Mintram, 33, a mariner, was tried for the wilful murder of Eliza May Rose Mintram, his wife, at Southampton, on October 18th [1902]. Mr Evans Austin, and Mr G. L. Craik appeared for...
1911 Census EDITH AND TREASTEALL PEACOCK IN THE 1911 CENSUS
2nd April 1911
  Here is the 1911 census for Edith and her daughter, Treasteall. They were living in a four room house at 17 Orchard Place, Southampton.   Name: Trea...
  PROBATE REPORT FROM LIVERPOOL: EDWARD DODD
21st October 1912
Edward Charles Dodd of Bannisters Hotel, Queens Parade, Southampton. Marine engineer. Administration Winchester 21st October, 1912 to Henry Charles Dodd retired plumber. Effects Ł184.16.1d....
LETTER FROM TITANIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEER WILLIAM KELLY TO HIS MOTHER   LETTER FROM TITANIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEER WILLIAM KELLY TO HIS MOTHER
10th December 1912
Kelly tells his mother what he thinks of Southampton and some of the Titanic's passengers....
ARTHUR LEWIS' DISCHARGE BOOK   ARTHUR LEWIS' DISCHARGE BOOK

Arthur Lewis' Discharge Book showing the entry for the Titanic and later ships including the Olympic. The book is stamped 23 Jan 1941. Name of ship and official number, port of registry and tonnage:...
Chicago Daily Journal HARRY STROUD
19th April 1912
Harry Stroud, boarded steamer in Southampton, a steward on the Titanic, was expected to visit his brother, who lives at 217 East Thirty-First street; name missing from list of survivors.   Chicago...
TITANIC'S FUEL   TITANIC'S FUEL

The Titanic left Southampton with 5892 tons of welsh coal supplied by the Lewis Merthyr Consolidated Collieries supplemented by coal from other White Star Line ships laid up by the coal strike. Some of the coal, including this...
The Times LAST VOYAGE OF THE OLYMPIC
12th October 1935
 CIVIC RECEPTION ON BOARD AT JARROW The liner Olympic (45,439 tons gross) sailed from Southampton last evening on her last voyage to Jarrow, where she is to be broken up. Among the hundred people who waved the liner farewell were a ...
  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...
RMS TITANIC IN THE SOLENT   RMS TITANIC IN THE SOLENT

RMS Titanic departs Southampton 10 April 1912 en route for Cherbourg....
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. ...
OCEANIC (1) Voyage OCEANIC (1)
11th July 2005
John P. Eaton
White Star Line Not only was Oceanic operated by the same company that operated Titanic, she was also directly associated with Titanic at the beginning of her maiden voyage as well as during the first weeks following...
  JAMES PAINTIN PROBATE REPORT
21st June 1912
Administration for Paintin, James Arthur of 20 Shakespeare Avenue, Portswood, Southampton,...
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...
HISTORY.COM : TITANIC   HISTORY.COM : TITANIC

The Titanic was a British luxury passenger liner that sank on April 14–15, 1912, en route to New York City from Southampton, England, during its maiden voyage, killing about 1,500 passengers and ship personnel. One of the most famous tragedies in modern history, it has inspired numerous stories, several films, and a musical and has been the subject of much scholarship and scientific speculation....
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  PROBATE REPORT FROM WINCHESTER RECORD OFFICE: EDWARD DODD
21st October 1912
Dodd, Edward Charles, Bannisters Hotel, Queens Parade, Southampton. Engineer. At sea. Administration: Winchester 21 October 1912 to Henry Charles Dodd retired Plummer. Estate Ł184 16s 1d....
The Stevens Point Journal FATED SHIPS HOLD AFIRE
27th April 1912
Fireman Details How Flames Broke Out In Coal Bunkers After Leaving Southampton and Steamship Was Rushed Westward So That Blaze Might Be Extinguished in New York Port. ...
New York Times ROSTRON NOW CUNARD COMMODORE
24th July 1928
Captain Sir Arthur H. Rostron will succeed the late Sir James Charles as Commodore of the Cunard fleet and will hoist his flag on the Beren­garia next Saturday when she leaves Southampton for New York. The Aquitania has been the flagship of the Cu...
  HICHENS: PROBATE INDEX
1941
HICHENS, Robert of 40 Shirley Road, Southampton Died 23 September 1940 at Aberdeen Bay Aberdeen. Administration Winchester 20 January 1941 to Robert Hichens transport clerk and Phillis May Russell (wife of Alfred Sydney Russell). Effects Ł124 16s 10...
  MEMORIAL PLAQUE (1)

In September 1998 a plaque to the memory of Mr. Hodges was unveiled at the County Hotel (now the Highfield House Hotel), Highfield Lane, Portswood, Southampton. SO17 1AQ, which is the site of the large house that Mr. Hodges lived with his wife and ei...
TITANIC FIREMEN THOMAS THRELFALL AND GEORGE MCGOUGH Cheltenham Looker-On TITANIC FIREMEN THOMAS THRELFALL AND GEORGE MCGOUGH
4th May 1912
The men on the left of the picture are T. Threfall and G. McGough, two of the crew of the Titanic.  They are shown in conversation with Mr. Cannon, the secretary of the British Seafarers' Union, of Southampton, to which all the survivo...
Southern Daily Echo ALFRED CHARLES SHIERS OBITUARY
13th February 1946
SHIERS. - On February 12. Alfred Charles 5 Peel-street, Northam, passwedaway [at the] BVorough Hospital after much suffering. Funeral Friday, 12 noon, Hollybrook.  F[?lowers] to Beeston, St. Mary-street, Southampton. ...
Western Morning News TITANIC DISASTER, WESTCOUNTRY PASSENGERS AND CREW (3)
17th April 1912
Mr Forbes Julian of Redholme, Braddons Road, Torquay, was a passenger on the Titanic. It is known that Mr Julian was on board when the liner left Southampton last Wednesday, it being his intention to spend several weeks in the United States. Up to ...
  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 ...
CLEAN-SHAVEN MCQUILLAN, THE MYSTERY BLADE-DONOR?   CLEAN-SHAVEN MCQUILLAN, THE MYSTERY BLADE-DONOR?

Senan Molony
(William McQuillan, from a family photo)...
OLYMPIC LEAVING FOR JARROW SCRAPYARD, OCT. 1935   OLYMPIC LEAVING FOR JARROW SCRAPYARD, OCT. 1935
12th October 1935
The Olympic pictured on October 12th, 1935, in Southampton, hours before beginning her last trip to the Jarrow scrapyards. This striking view shows how impressive the Olympic was....
  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...
  MANSION HOUSE RELIEF FUND
1913
1913 Number 96. Eagle, Ellen, Mother, received 17/6 per week as class G dependent. The Titanic Relief Fund Minute Book number 2, Southampton Area December 22nd 1913. Case number C96. That an application for additi...
Hampshire Advertiser THE CHARGE OF MURDERING A SEAMAN
21st April 1900
At Southampton Borough Police Court, on Thursday, G. F. McGough, a seaman on the s.s. Rustington, who is charged with the murder of another member of the crew at Santos, on March 10th, was again brought up, and further remanded for seven days, ...
  PERSONAL INFORMATION (2)
1912
Miss Erna Alexandra Andersson, 17, the daughter of Mr Anders Israelsson, was born in Finland. She lived in Kulla gard, Lovisa, Finland. Erna boarded as a third class passenger at Southampton, her ticket cost Ł7 18s 18d. Her destinatio...
Chicago Tribune SAILOR, TITANIC SURVIVOR, DIES
10th August 1913
Reginal Lee, One of Seamen in the Lookout When Steamer Sank, Succumbs in London Reginald Lee, one of the two sailors in the lookout when the White Star liner Titanic met in disastrous collision with an iceberg a year...
  THE BABY OF THE TITANIC

Don Mullan Talks to Millvina Dean "I first met Millvina Dean at a HMS Titanic Convention in Southampton in 1997 with my children. It was my eldest daughter Therese's fascination with the James Cameron's movie 'Titanic' that brought us there. From the moment we met Millvina, there was an instant friendship....
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...
Southern Evening Echo OBITUARY (1)
30th December 1968
TITANIC survivor Mr. Ernest Allen, of Salisbury Road, Highfield, Southampton, a stoker in the ill-fated liner, has died at his home at the age of 80. Mr. Allen nearly lost his life in an attempt to save his younger brother, who was at sea for the fir...
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTE BOOK, NUMBER 2, SOUTHAMPTON AREA
19th June 1914
Case number C557. Reference to the application for payment of one years school fees at Skerrys College at the rate of Ł2 2s 0d per term in respect of Dorothy Penrose (daughter). The Committee suggests that she should attend Evening School and that fo...
New York Times A PLAN TO FEED ENGLAND
26th May 1901
Cold Storage and Shipping Company's Plants in English Cities --- They Will Contain Products Worth Hundreds of Millions---Americans Conceive the Scheme --- J. M. Smart, who is connected with the Southampton Co...
NEW YORK (1) Voyage NEW YORK (1)
20th July 2005
(American Line) ex-City of New York, Inman Line As Titanic left Southampton 10 April 1912, the suction and wave action of her propellers and huge bulk tore New York loose from her mooring in tandem with Oceanic...
Newark Evening News MORE FROM JERSEY MAY HAVE PERISHED IN SEA
20th April 1912
PATERSON, April 20---Some residents of this city and of Hawthorne fear that several persons near to them perished on the Titanic. The supposed victims are John Mechan, of this city; Arthur Ford, formerly of th...
  STEPHEN & ANNIE HOLD
1909
Newly married at St. Keverne, Cornwall on 18 October 1909, Annie's first trip to America with her husband Stephen Hold was on board Teutonic. They arrived at New York on 24 November 1909 having departed from Southampton. The ship's manifest sh...
  WALTER BISHOP INFORMATION

(Death Notice - Southern Daily Echo 30th April 1912, and Hampshire Independent 4th May 1912) Bishop, Walter Alexander Under Castleman, Edward ...
Hudson Observer HOBOKEN MAN MAY BE AMONG THOSE DROWNED
16th April 1912
Among the passengers who may have lost their lives in the sinking of the steamer Titanic is Len Moore, aged 20, of 509 Willow avenue, Hoboken, who was a second class passenger from Southampton. Mr. Moore, who made his home with a mar...
Southport Visitor SOUTHPORT MAN ABOARD
16th April 1912
We understand that among the crew of the Titanic is Mr. James Walpole, elder brother of Mr. H. Walpole, a prominent local bowler. This is the second shipping disaster Mr. Jas. Walpole has been in, having only recently been transferre...
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTE BOOK, SOUTHAMPTON AREA
1914
November 1914 Case Number 557. Penrose. Annie Penrose, partially dependent sister, aged 48 years receiving 3/6d per week. She is a frail woman and injured her heart by lifting her heavy patient; in consequence, though she is boarded and lodged...
Southampton Times and Hampshire Express TOUCHING MESSAGE FROM CAPTAIN'S WIFE
20th April 1912
Shortly before three on Thursday afternoon the following message from Mrs. E. J. Smith, the wife of the Captain of the lost liner, was posted on the notice-board at the White Star office, Canute Road, Southampton. TO MY POOR FELLOW SUF...
  MANSION HOUSE REPORT
22nd December 1913
Case number 550. Parsons Clara, Widow. Parsons, Chas. Edward, child. Parsons, Elsie, child. (From the Titanic Relief Fund Minute Book number 2, Southampton Area) Date December 22nd 1913. Case number C550. That payments of Secondary Scho...
TITANIC ORPHANS ON WATER 1913 Sphere TITANIC ORPHANS ON WATER 1913
30th August 1913
Children emulate lifeboat scene...
Brooklyn Daily Times JAMES CLINCH SMITH SAW MUCH HAPPINESS AHEAD
17th April 1912
It is recalled that James Clinch Smith, whose name is on the list of those aboard the Titanic but not among those of the survivors, went abroad to the [sic] effect a reconciliation with is wife. She has been intensely interested in music, almost, it...
Worcestershire Chronicle LAW AND POLICE
20th October 1902
Shortly before midnight on Saturday a dock labourer named William Mintram, living at Southampton, went home the worse for drink, and a quarrel ensued between him and his wife, in which, it is said, he picked up a bread knife and stabbed her thr...
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...
  PERSONAL INFORMATION (1)
1912
Mr Abraham August Johannes Abrahamsson, 20, was born in Finland. He lived in Dalsbruk, Finland. August, as he was called, was single. He borded as a third class passenger at Southampton with his friends - Eino Lindqvist, Helga Hirvone...
STEWARD'S PREMONITION : THOMAS WHITELEY Daily Sketch STEWARD'S PREMONITION : THOMAS WHITELEY
April 1912
Mr. Thomas Whiteley, a steward on the Titanic, who was saved.  He states that the two men in the crow's nest, who were rescued, were very indignant, and said that their warnings concerning the presence of an iceberg ...
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...
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND MINUTE BOOK NUMBER 2, SOUTHAMPTON AREA (2)
29th January 1914
Case number C550. That Ł1 per week be paid from the Compassionate Fund for Mrs. Parsons illness. Parsons, Norman Richard, child. Parsons, Ethel, child. Parsons, Brenda Marjory, child. Russell, Elizabeth, mother-in-law. All class B depen...
Hampshire Advertiser FATALITY IN THE DOCKS.
28th March 1914
A gruesome accident at Southampton Dock leads to the death of Titanic survivor William Henry Taylor....
Southern Evening Echo SPECIAL ANNIVERSARY FOR TITANIC SURVIVORS
14th April 1958
SATURDAY was a special anniversary for three Southampton men - Mr. Walter Hurst of 5 Granville Street, Mr. Leo James Hyland of 11 Burlington Road, and Mr. George Kemish of 14 Begonia Road. Exactly 46 years ago these three were part of the crew ...
  TITANIC RELIEF FUND : RE CHARLES LIGHTOLLER
22nd December 1913
(From the Titanic Relief Fund Minute Book number 2, Southampton Area) Date December 22nd 1913. An offer of Ł2 0s 0d was made by Mrs Sylvia Lightoller for a ring and a pair of ear-rings which had been anonymously presented to the Re...
Folkestone, Hythe, Sandgate, and Cheriton Herald MR. WILLIAM PENNY
25th April 1912
We regret to hear that Mr. William Penny, eldest son of Mrs. A. Penny, of 4, Waverley Villas, Cheriton Road, was among the victims in the catastrophe to the Titanic. Mr. Penny had been a medical steward in the service of the White Star Lin...
1911 EVENTS OF THE SEASON Sphere 1911 EVENTS OF THE SEASON
28th February 1911
Olympic maiden voyage; Titanic launch...
DIE WOCHE (GERMANY), APRIL 20 1912   DIE WOCHE (GERMANY), APRIL 20 1912
20th April 1912
Titanic victims in a German weekly...
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...
Western Morning News TITANIC DISASTER, WESTCOUNTRY PASSENGERS AND CREW (2)
17th April 1912
Among those on board the Titanic was a son of Mrs Parsons of Bronshill Road, Torquay. Mr Edward Parsons had been in the service of the White Star Line practically all his life and has a wife and five children at Southampton. He was visiting his mot...
  MEMORIALS

Remembered on: the magnificent Southampton Engineers Memorial, East Park. also remembered on the Liverpool Titanic and Engineers memorial. also named on the Glasgow Institute of Marine Engineers memorial. ...
Brighton Argos SHOREHAM MAN MISSING [ISAAC MAYNARD]
17th April 1912
Article about Titanic survivor Isaac Maynard from Shoreham, Sussex...
  LETTER TO HIS SON FRANK, WRITTEN ON BOARD AND POSTED AT QUEENSTOWN
11th April 1912
Dear Frank, I hope that you got to Belfast all right and started work on time, I got your wire from Liverpool. We have made a good run from Southampton everything working A1, we nearly had a collision with the New York and Oceanic when ...
Shepton Mallet Journal REDISCOVERED POSTCARD STRENGTHENS LINK BETWEEN TOWN AND TITANIC
2nd March 2000
Castle Cary's connection with the world's most famous shipping disaster has been strengthened still further. This is because a New Forest pensioner has discovered a postcard found on the ship, which was to be sent to the wife of a local butcher....
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO GEORGE FOX HOSKING

Remembered on: the magnificent Southampton Engineers Memorial, East Park. also remembered on the Liverpool Titanic and Engineers memorial. also named on the Glasgow Institute of Marine Engineers memorial also remembered on ...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO JAMES FRASER

Remembered on: the magnificent Southampton Engineers Memorial, East Park. also remembered on the Liverpool Titanic and Engineers memorial. also named on the Glasgow Institute of Marine Engineers memorial also remembered on ...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO WILLIAM FARQUHARSON

Is remembered on the magnificent Southampton Engineers Memorial, East Park. also remembered on the Liverpool Titanic and Engineers memorial. also named on the Glasgow Institute of Marine Engineers memorial also remembered o...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS: HUGH FITZPATRICK

Remembered on: the magnificent Southampton Engineers Memorial, East Park. also remembered on the Liverpool Titanic and Engineers memorial. also named on the Glasgow Institute of Marine Engineers memorial ...
  MEMORIALS TO GEORGE ALEXANDER CHISNALL

Remembered on: the magnificent Southampton Engineers Memorial, East Park. also remembered on the Liverpool Titanic and Engineers memorial. also named on the Glasgow Institute of Marine Engineers memorial. ...
Southampton Times and Hampshire Express LETTER FROM MR. H. P. HODGES
20th April 1912
Mr. Hector Young, hon. secretary of the Newtown Ward Conservative Association, received a letter from Mr. H. P. Hodges, the well-known Southampton tradesman, dated April 10th who was a passenger on the ill-fated Titanic, returning thanks for an expre...
  MEMORIALS (1)

Named on the magnificent Southampton Engineers Memorial, East Park. also remembered on the Liverpool Titanic and Engineers memorial. also named on the Glasgow Institute of Marine Engineers memorial also remembered on the Institut...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS (1)

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. a...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS (3)

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. ...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS (4)

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 ...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS (8)

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 the...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS (9)

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 the L...
Atlantic Daily Bulletin JACK BUTTERWORTH
2002
Brian J. Ticehurst
Butterworth, Jack. Lived at 270 Priory Road, St Denys, Southampton. Was 23 years old. Occupation on board the Titanic - Saloon Steward. (Born in Manchester). (From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913). Number 326. Butterwort...
  GENERAL INFORMATION

AGED thirty-four years, was born in Manchester. His apprenticeship was served with Messrs. H. H. Hall & Co., of Liverpool after which he was employed by Messrs. Campbell and Isherwood, Ltd., Bootle, Hame Electric Company, Liverpool and the Northern E...
  MEMORIALS TO WILLIAM KELLY

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. ...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO FANK PARSONS

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. ...
Voyage TUNISIAN
12th November 2005
John P. Eaton
Eastbound, St. John, New Brunswick to Liverpool. On 10 April reported heavy ice in the vicinity of an area that was later the disaster site. Port of Registry: Glasgow ...
Hampshire Observer WINCHESTER'S MELANCHOLY INTEREST
1912
April 1912 Although there were no Winchester people so far as we have ascertained among the passengers on the Titanic, yet Winchester has a melancholy interest in the disaster, especially as it affects the ill-fated crew. Among the sec...
Western Morning News LEAP OF 75 FEET
29th April 1912
A fireman named Walter Hurst, of Southampton, said he was off watch at the time, and made his way to the boat deck. He was, of course, told to stand back and about five minutes before the liner sank he jumped the 75 feet to the sea, having a lifebel...
  MEMORIALS TO ALFRED MIDDLETON

Assistant Electrician. 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 memori...
Hampshire Advertiser CHARGE OF MURDER AGAINST A SEAMAN AT SOUTHAMPTON
28th April 1900
At the Southampton Borough Police-court, yesterday, George Francis McGough was charged on remand with feloniously killing and slaying John Dwyer, by throwing or pushing him over the coamings of the hatchway of the British Steamer Rustington, ly...
  A NAME TO REMEMBER

Not many of Titanic's 'black gang' are remembered in the towns in which they once lived, but residents of West End on the outskirts of Southampton now have good reason to know the name of greaser Jim Jukes. For several years ...
  PERSONAL INFORMATION
1912
Miss Hildur Elisabeth Hirvonen, 2, was born in Finland on 15th February 1910 as the daughter of Alexander Hirvonen and Helga Elisabeth Lindqvist. She lived in Taalintelidas, Finland. Hildur boarded as a third class passenger at Southa...
Boston Daily Globe LATTIMER MOURNED
20th April 1912
Titanic's Chief Steward Well Known in Boston Prince of Entertainers and a Most Competent Officer Andrew Lattimer, senior chief steward of the Titanic, who was drowned, was well known in maritime and...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO JOHN HENRY HESKETH

Named on the magnificent Engineer's Memorial in East Park, Southampton. also named on the Glasgow Institute of Marine Engineers memorial. also remembered on the London, Institute of Marine Engineers memorial. ...
Chicago Record-Herald NEW NAMES ADDED TO THOSE ON BOARD THE TITANIC— - SOME LIVE.
17th April 1912
SOME NOT INCLUDED IN LISTS ___________ New Names Added to Those on Board The Titanic—S...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS (2)

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. ...
HENRY CREESE'S GRAVE   HENRY CREESE'S GRAVE

Hollybrook Cemetery, Lordshill, Southampton...
National Roll of the Great War WALTER FRANCIS FREDERICKS WAR SERVICE RECORD

FREDERICK, W., Fireman, Merchant Service. He volunteered in 1914, and during the war served in many ships, included among which was H.M.H.S. " Western Australia." He was engaged on important transport and hospital...
  MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND: HOLMAN
March 1913
(From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913) Number 6. Holman L. J. Widow. Class G dependent. (From the Titanic Relief Fund Minute Book number 2, Southampton Area) Date June 30th 1913. Case number ...
Daily Mirror IN THE TOWN OF SORROW
30th April 1912
(From our Special Correspondent) Southampton April 29th. Joy and sorrow, elation and depression are mingled in the homes here of the seamen, firemen and stewards of the Titanic. Feelings of compassion for the heroes who died and ...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO ARTHUR WARD

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...
Guernsey Evening Press MR. J. DUQUEMIN
1912
c/o Porgos, St. Sampson, Guernsey. Reported Saved. News was received at noon today of the safety of Mr. Joseph Duquemin. Mr. Joseph Duquemin, of Portgrat, Vale, a quarryman, aged about 30. He accompanied M...
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle MAY HOWARD'S ACCOUNT
24th April 1912
'I started from Southampton, England to visit my sister in Albion and owing to the coal strike was prevented from shipping on one of the smaller ocean liners that left previous to the Titanic. I left Southampton with a friend of mine, Mrs. ...
Hampshire Independent AUGUST JOHNSON DEATH NOTICE
11th May 1912
Death notice for Titanic victim August Johnson....
  MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND (13)

From the Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913: Number 36. Bennett, Mr. Father. Bennett Mrs. Mother. From the Titanic Relief Fund Minute Book number 2, Southampton Area: Date 23rd April 1914. Case...
New York Times ADRIATIC TO SAIL TO-DAY
22nd May 1907
Biggest Liner's Cabins Full on Her First Voyage Eastward --- With her saloon apartments filled, the White Star liner Adriatic, biggest and newest of transatlantic liners at present in commission, will sail for Southampton ...
  REGINALD GEORGE SMITH & HUGH WALTER MCELROY

It is quite likely that Hugh Walter McElroy (purser) and Reginald George Smith (saloon steward) were acquainted as they both had brothers who were Roman Catholic Priests. Father Richard McElroy and Father Aloysius Smith both served to...
SOUTH WESTERN HOTEL   SOUTH WESTERN HOTEL

Brooklyn Daily Times ON WAY TO REUNION; IS LOST ON TITANIC
17th April 1912
Pittsburgh Man Hears Brother Is Lost, but Girl Saved --- PITTSBURGH, April 17---Looking forward to a reunion after years of separation, William Phillips, of New Brighton, was stunned by the news that his brother, Robert Phillips, on his...
Hayle Weekly Mail HAYLE MAN ONE OF THE STEWARDS
18th April 1912
On enquiring at Hayle we find that no passengers from this town have sailed in the ill-fated vessel, but that Mr. Samuel Rule, of Hayle, occupied the position of chief bathroom steward. Mr. Rule, who formerly lived at Clifton-terrace, is a bro...
The Times FIRST CLASS PASSENGER NUMBERS
26th January 1912
21,600 carried First Class by White Star in 1911...
  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...
  PERSONAL INFORMATION (3)
1912
Mrs Alexander Hirvonen (nee Helga Elisabeth Lindqvist), 22, was born in Finland on 2nd January 1890 as daughter Carl and Elisabeth Lindqvist. She lived in Taalintelidas, Finland. Helga was married to Alexander Hirvonen and had a daugh...
New York Times TITANIC LOOKOUT IS DEAD BY HANGING AFTER WIFE'S DEATH
12th January 1965
SOUTHAMPTON, England, Jan. 11 (Reuters)--- Authorities today ordered an inquest into the death of Fred Fleet, a lookout on the liner Titanic, who hanged himself yesterday two weeks after his wife's death. The body of Mr. Fleet, who was 76 years o...
  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...
Washington Times COL. GRACIE TO BE MET IN NEW YORK BY HIS DAUGHTER
18th April 1912
Rescued Man Was Returning From Trip to Europe Taken In Search of Health --- Col. Archibald Gracie, whose rescue from the Titanic is indicated by all the lists of passengers saved, made the trip abroad on account of poor health, it is st...
Newton Abbot Western Guardian GEORGE FOX HOSKING NOT SAVED
25th April 1912
Captain and Mrs. Hosking of Shaldon have received a telegram from Mr. Bock, Captain Hosking?s cousin in America, who had travelled about 300 miles to meet Mr. George Fox Hosking, the Senior Third Engineer on the ?Titanic? who he was hoping woul...
Teignmouth Post SHALDON AND THE DISASTER
26th April 1912
Mr. Henry Forbes Julian, one of the first-class passengers, of Redholme, Torquay, is also among the missing. He formerly resided at Ness House. Mr. Forbes made a fortune in South Africa with a patent for separating gold from quartz, and during his ...
  MEMORIALS (2)

Named on Millbrook Church Memorial. Named on St Mary's Church, Eling, nr. Southampton Memorial. The memorial is situated just inside the church on the right. ''To The Memory of'' Frederick Walter Godwin, 34 years old. Will...
  ALFRED CHARLES SHIERS DEATH CERTIFICATE
12th February 1946
1946 - Death Certificate When and where died - 12th February 1946, Borough Hospital Name and Surname - Alfred Charles Shiers Sex - Male Age - 59 years Occupation - of 5 Pee...
  PENROSE: PROBATE INFORMATION
2nd August 1912
PENROSE John Poole of 13 Southview Road Southampton steward merchant service died 15 April 1912 at sea Administration Winchester 2 August 1912 to Florence Annie Penrose widow. Effects Ł131 3s 4d. === PENROSE Florence Ann of Crosby Clock House...
Southern Evening Echo TITANIC MEN FOR PREMIERE OF NEW FILM
3rd July 1958
A HANDFUL of survivors from the Titanic disaster in 1912, some of whom have not seen each other since, will be at the Odeon, Leicester Square, tonight, to see the premiere of the new Rank Organisation film, A Night To Remember. The fil...
The Courier A ROMANCE OF THE TITANIC
17th May 1912
The circumstances of the case read like a romance....
  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...
IN MEMORIAM SS TITANIC, 1912   IN MEMORIAM SS TITANIC, 1912
1912
Memorial document published in Great Britain in April 1912...
Voyage NEPTUNE
6th March 2005
John P. Eaton
Port of Registry: Southampton Flag of Registry: British Funnel: Red, black top Company flag: Divided by crossed lines into four equal...
Rahway Daily Record ARTHUR KEEFE ONE OF THE PASSENGERS ABOARD THE TITANIC
17th April 1912
New York Papers This Morning Give His Name In List of Passengers Embarking at Southampton ---------- FEAR HE IS AMONG MISSING ---------- His Sister in East Rahway Feels That He Met His Fate When The Ill Starred Vessel Sank...
Cornishman SAFETY OF A HAYLE MAN - MR. SAMUEL RULE
18th April 1912
Capt. Rule of Hayle, has received a telegram from his niece announcing the safety of his brother, Mr. Samuel Rule, chief steward of the Titanic. The telegram reads as follows:- ?Anfield, Liverpool,-To Rule, Carnsew, Hayle. Fath...
  MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND : PENNY
March 1913
(From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913) Number 543. Penny, Phyllis, widow. Penny, Lionel William, child. Both class D dependants. (From the Titanic Relief Fund Minute Book number 2, Southampton Area)...
Cleveland Plain Dealer LOSES ALL HIS MONEY
20th April 1912
NEW YORK, April 19 – Charles Dahl, an Australian, who took the Titanic from Southampton en rout to his mother’s home in North Dakota, lost in the sinking ship a wallet which contained all the money he had in the w...
North American NORTH WALES VICTIMS OF THE TITANIC ARRIVE
8th May 1912
NORTH WALES, Pa., May 7---The bodies of Austin Van Billiard and one of his children, lost on the Titanic, which were picked up at sea by the Mackay-Bennett, reached here today and will be buried on Wednesday from the residence of his father, Burgess ...
Dundee Courier NEGLIGENT FIREMEN SENT TO PRISON
22nd January 1915
At Southampton yesterday seven firemen on a troopship -Wm. Carpenter, W. Payne, John Podesta, Charles Hock, Robert Thompson, Ernest Hatton, and Frederick Mountain - were charged with unlawfully combining together to neglect duty and to impede t...
New York Times JOHN HARDY
10th October 1953
Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- NEW PROVIDENCE, N. J., Oct. 9---John Hardy of 71 Gales Drive, who was chief steward of second class accommodations on the Titanic, died on Wednesday at the home of his son, Ronald M. Hardy, in Maplewood...
F. BEST - RELIEF FUND POSTER   F. BEST - RELIEF FUND POSTER
27th April 1912
Titanic disaster poster from Frederick Best and Sons, a fish business, at 33 Millbank Street, Northam, Southampton. it states, in full: "TITANIC" DISASTER. F. BEST BEGS TO CALL THE ATTENTION OF HIS MANY PATRONS AND OTHERS, THAT A...
Voyage HECTOR
13th March 2005
Port of Registry: Southampton Flag of Registry: British Funnel: Red, black top Company flag: Divided by crossed lines into four equal triangles...
Paterson Morning Call WILLIAM C. JOHNSON, JR.
20th April 1912
[The opening paragraphs of this article, which do not relate to Mr. Johnson, have been omitted.] The death of William C. Johnson, Jr., of Hawthorne, has been confirmed when his parents received a message reading as follows: ?William C....
SEAMEN'S ORPHANS ON HOLIDAY Sphere SEAMEN'S ORPHANS ON HOLIDAY
30th August 1913
At sea in boats, August 1913...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS

Named on the magnificent Southampton Engineers memorial, East Park. also named on a grave in the Anfield Cemetery, Liverpool. The inscription reads: Also Peter Only Son of the Above Who Lost His Life With Other Brave Of...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO CHARLES LIGHTOLLER

Mortlake Crematorium, London SW4. Is the site of his scattered ashes. Unmarked, plot 22. also he has a Memorial brick in his name in the Woolston, Southampton, Millennium Garden known as the Feathers in Victoria Road Woolston - which ...
  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 WHITE STAR LINE AFTER CONTINENTAL TRAFFIC
8th January 1907
Service to Channel Ports Also to be Installed by Cunard Line --- WILL RIVAL GERMAN BOATS --- Mails to Two-thirds of England and All Scotland and Ireland Will Be Delayed by This Action --- The announcem...
Manchester Evening News MANCHESTER VICTIMS: CHIEF ELECTRICAL ENGINEER ON THE TITANIC
18th April 1912
Mr. Alfred S. Allsop, the chief electrical engineer of the Titanic, who, it is feared, has gone down in the ill-fated ship, was a Manchester man. He was about 35 years of age, and was born in Brunswick Street, C.-on-M., but he has not lived in the ci...
  THOMAS KNOWLES : BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Article...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO NORMAN HARRISON

Named on the magnificent Engineer's Memorial in East Park, Southampton. also named on a grave in Knotty Ash Parish Church Cemetery, Knotty Ash, Liverpool. also mentioned on a grave in Kirkdale Cemetery, Longmoor Lane, Liverpool....
Elizabeth Daily Journal BELIEVES BROTHER LOST
19th April 1912
Another who waited in vain for the return of a loved one was Miss Frances Sheppard, a trained nurse, of Newark, who is staying at the home of Mrs. J. H. S. Clark, of 561 North Broad street, this city. Miss Sheppard?s brother, Jonathan Sheppard, of S...
  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....
Gloucester Citizen HODGES HENRY P. : GLOUCESTERIAN'S BROTHER UNLISTED WITH THE SAVED
17th April 1912
[Photo] Among the Titanic victims was Mr. H. P. Hodges, of The Cotswolds, Highfield Lane, Southampton, who is an elder brother of Mr. R. Hodges, of Melcombe, Vicarage Road, Gloucester, one of the staff at Hatherley Road Council Schools...
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...
  BRAVERY AWARD
1st April 2005
Trevor M. Bailey
Ernest G F Brown...
  RMS OLYMPIC ARCHIVE FILM (3)

Taking the elevators; the grand staircase; dancing in the saloon; smoking room; at Cherbourg; Nomadic comes alongside; passengers disembark...
Southern Evening Echo TITANIC SURVIVOR RECALLS BOY CREW MEMBER
24th November 1970
Titanic survivor 77-year-old Mr Lee James Hyland, of Sarnia Court, Boniface Crescent, Lordshill, Southampton who recalls Fred Allen a boy crew member mentioned in reference the playing of the Titanic Hymn. Allen, who lost his life in the disast...
  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...
New York Times ROSTRON'S CAT LEFT HERE
6th January 1929
Berengaria Master Sails Alone Because of British Quarantine --- Captain Sir Arthur Rostron, master of the Cunarder Berengaria, sailed early yesterday morning for the first time in many years without his pet Persian cat Abdul. The animal...
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...
TITANIC CONNECTIONS WITH LIVERPOOL   TITANIC CONNECTIONS WITH LIVERPOOL

Titanic, Carpathia, Californian were all Liverpool registered ships. The Titanic was scheduled to visit the port on the voyage from Belfast to Southampton but this was cancelled almost at the last minute....
1911 Census WILLIAM EDWARD BESSANT IN 1911 CENSUS

Tracey Wellard
William Bessant was residing at 36 Henry Road, FREEMANTLE, Southampton at the time of the 1911 census.  He was recorded as being a labourer. He was arried to Emily Ellen for 17 years.  They had five children  Char...
  GEORGE MCGOUGH : CRIMINAL REGISTER 1910
13th October 1910
NAME AGE AND TRADE: George McGough (on bail), 35, Mariner  15 mos, Hants Assizes, 28th June 1900 (manslaughter) DEGREE OF INSTRUCTION: 3 NAME AND ADDRESS O...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO BERTIE WILSON

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...
The Times A FIREMAN'S ADVENTURES
23rd April 1917
The remarkable adventures of a young fireman have been brought to light through the sinking of the "Donegal." John Priest, who lives in Southampton, is only 29 years of age. He has been on the sea since his youth, and has served in many wat...
Falmouth Packet FALMOUTH MAN DROWNED
26th April 1912
The name of Mr. H. Creece (sic), deck engineer, does not appear amongst the survivors and he has been given up as lost. The deepest sympathy is felt for the widow and her two children in their great sorrow. Obituary WAS born at ...
Western Daily Mercury A PLYMOUTH PASSENGER
17th April 1912
One of the second class passengers on the Titanic is Mr. Fred Banfield, who left Plymouth on 9th inst., to join the vessel. He spent some years in business with a well known firm in Bedford-street, Devonport, but previously had worked as a miner in ...
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,...
Encyclopaedia of Ships and Shipping (1908) SOUTHAMPTON, PORT OF
1908
Southampton, Port of. The Southampton Docks, now owned and managed by the London and South-Western Railway Co., are situated within a perfectly sheltered harbour, and have the unusual natural advantage of double tides, with pract...
Chicago Daily Tribune SALAVAGE SHIP ACTIVE WHERE TITANIC SANK
1st August 1953
A British salvage vessel, the Help, was reported today using heavy explosives in the north Atlantic roughly over the spot where the Titanic sank in 1912.  Nothing could be learned of the nature of the ship's activities, first reported ...
Chicago Daily News SEEKS NEWS OF BROTHER-IN-LAW
19th April 1912
“Is my brother-in-law alive? His name is C. Joughin, and he was a baker on the Titanic.” This question was asked of The Daily News to-day by G. Woodward, 2520 Washington boulevard. Names of members of the crew of the Tit...
Chicago Tribune SHIES BOATS UNDER CAPT. SMITH
16th April 1912
F. Harrison Powers of New York and Paris, a guest at the Congress hotel has been a passenger several times on White Star boats commanded by Capt. E. J. Smith of the Titanic. “But I only sailed with him once after the collision of the...
  ALBERT ERVINE'S LAST LETTER
11th April 1912
"Yours received in Cherbourg, France yesterday evening. We have had everything working nicely so far, except when leaving Southampton. As soon as the Titanic began to move out of the dock, the suction caused the Oceanic, which was alon...
New York Times GARDEN LURES SKIPPER OF THE BERENGARIA, SIR HENRY [SIC] ROSTRON, AFTER 45 YEARS AT SEA
9th November 1930
Wireless to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- LONDON, Nov. 7---Captain Sir Arthur Henry Rostron, commodore of the Cunard fleet, who is retiring after forty-five years at sea, took his leave of his fellow-officers at Southampton this week on relinq...
North Devon Journal MR. C. LAMBERT, M.P., AND THE DISASTER
25th April 1912
The sympathies of the entire civilised world went out to those who had been bereaved by this appalling disaster...
Southport Visitor MR. JAMES WALPOLE
18th April 1912
As stated in Tuesdays Visitor among the crew of the ill fated liner was Mr. James Walpole, brother of Mr. Horace Walpole, of 17 Line-street, Southport and brother-in-law of the late Mr. W. E. Browne. A native of Southport...
Torquay Directory TORQUAY RESIDENT LOSES HER SON
24th April 1912
Mrs. Parsons, of Hardene, Bronshill Road, has lost her son. Mr. Edward Parsons, who was chief storekeeper on the Titanic. He had been in connected with the White Star Line for many years, and had previously served on the Oceanic, Teutonic, and Maje...
The Times ROSTRON BEATS HIMSELF TO NEW YORK BY WIRELESS
24th April 1926
Page 17 Photograph sent by Wireless London to New York The Marconi Wireless Telegraph Company states that when the Mauretania arrived in New York yesterday, under Captain Rostron, he found that a copy of his photograph had...
New York Times BIG CROWD SAILS TO-DAY
24th January 1912
Nine Hundred First Cabin Passengers on Olympic, Cedric, and Lapland --- More than 1,200 cabin passengers, of whom nearly 900 will be in the first cabin, will sail from New York for Europe to-day. This big crowd of travelers, in numbers ...
Grimsby Evening News MOODY SERVED TWO YEARS IN HMS CONWAY
April 1912
As a lad Mr. Moody served two years in HMS Conway a sail training vessel moored on the river Mersey, after that time he gained the Extra Certificate showing that he was bright. He joined the sailing vessel Boadicea on leaving, and would have se...
New York Times ETHEL BEANE, WHO SURVIVED TITANIC SINKING, DEAD AT 90
20th September 1983
ROCHESTER, Sept. 19 (AP)---Ethel Beane, who survived the sinking of the liner Titanic in 1912, died over the weekend in a Rochester nursing home. She was 90 years old. The Titanic sank the night of April 14 on its maiden voyage from So...
Totnes Times & Devon News THE LOCAL PASSENGERS
20th April 1912
The Countess of Rothes, who was on board the Titanic, which has sunk in the North Atlantic, is among the passengers reported as safe. She is a daughter-in-law of Mrs. Leslie-Leslie, of Adelphi Terrace, Paignton. Definite information on the su...
Voyage AJAX
27th February 2005
John P. Eaton
Call letters: S P G B Port of Registry: Southampton Flag of Registry: British Funnel: Red, black top Company flag:...
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...
Daily Mirror TITANIC SURVIVORS PRISON CELL CLAIM
26th July 1937
Survivor of the Titanic disaster, Charles Hichens will be released in a few weeks from Maidstone Gaol, where he is serving ten years' penal servitude for shooting another seaman dead. Hichen who seeks only to end his days in "peace and quiet", is cla...
  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...
New-York Tribune GET GIANTS OF THE SEA
2nd December 1910
Captains Smith and Haddock for Olympic and Titanic --- Captain Herbert J. Haddock of the White Star liner Oceanic, which left port on Wednesday for Southampton, was congratulated by wireless yesterday on his appo...
Belfast Newsletter BELFAST FIREMAN'S FORTUNATE ESCAPE
26th April 1912
The story of a fireman's fortunate escape from sailing in the ill-fated White Star liner Titanic was told yesterday in the Belfast Custody Court, when, before Sir Andrew Newton-Brady, RM, [Resident Magistrate] Patrick Morgan...
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...
Washington Times MRS. CHURCHILL AMONG THE PASSENGERS RESCUED FROM TITANIC
16th April 1912
Another Washingtonian who sailed from Southampton Wednesday on the ill-fated Titantic [sic] was Mrs. Churchill Candee, prominent in Washington social circles, whose residence is at 1718 Rhode Island avenue northwest. Mrs. Candee's name appears on the...
The Times AUCTION OF OLYMPIC FITTINGS
19th November 1935
SALE CONCLUDED The sale at Jarrow of the fittings of the Olympic concluded today, which was the tenth day, and the last lot offered was No.4,456.. The total realized was not announced, and several lots were not sold. On some days during ...
New York Times MARGARET MOORE, 83, SURVIVOR OF TITANIC
27th April 1976
Margaret Graham Moore of Greenwich, Conn., a passenger on the Titanic when the ship sank on her maiden voyage in April 1912, died in Greenwich Hospital yesterday. She was 83 years old. The 882-foot luxury liner, crowded with celebriti...
Unidentified Newspaper UNKNOWN TITLE (2)
1997
Eleanor, her brother; Harold, and her mother; Alice were in Finland visiting her mother's dying father. They were on their way back to the U.S. The three stopped in England only to find out their tickets on the ship to take them back to America had b...
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 ...
  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...
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...
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO JOHN WESLEY WOODWARD

Named on the Musicians Memorial at the Old Library site, London Road, Southampton. also named on the St Marys Church Musicians Memorial, St Marys, Southampton. also he is mentioned on a plaque in the lobby of the Boston ...
Southport Guardian BIRKDALE LADY ON THE TITANIC
17th April 1912
When the terrible news of the fatal accident to the great sea giant who started so happily on her maiden voyage so lately, our prayers and thoughts were especially with one of the passengers, Miss Lily Bonnell, of Welbeck-road, Birkdale, and ou...
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...
  MEMORIAL (9)

There is a new memorial in the Lifeboat House at Scarborough which was unveiled in April 2002 and reads: HMS Conway Trust Memorial James Paul Moody O.C. 6th Officer Titanic Born Scarborough, 21 August 1887...
Chicago Examiner INVESTIGATORS SEND TUG 25 MILES DOWN HARBOR TO TAKE SAILOR OFF LINER; INQUIRY GOES TO WASHINGTON TO PREVENT TAMPERING WITH WITNESSES.
21st April 1912
New York, April 20---The Senate committee appointed to investigate the sinking of the liner Titanic closed a day of unearthing developments of supreme importance by having Quartermaster Hichens of the Titanic taken from the outgoing liner Lapland ...
  IRENE HARRIS GENERAL INFORMATION

HARRIS, MRS. IRENE R, (NEE WALLACH). Saved in Lifeboat D. Cabin C83. European address - c/o Fraulein Woolf, Kapellenstrasse 81, Wiesbaden. Germany. (Born 15th June 1876, died 2nd September 1969). Buried in Ferncliff Cemetery, Ha...
  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 ...
The Witney Gazette GAMBLERS ON TITANIC ESCAPE BY DRESSING AS WOMEN
11th May 1912
An extraordinary story is reported in New York of the escape from the sinking Titanic of two well-known gamblers who, for some years, have frequented the Atlantic liners, and against whose card-sharking tricks notices have been posted on ...
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 ...
The Times PRESUMED DEATH IN THE TITANIC
11th June 1912
T. Franklin presumed deceased [Probate, Divorce and Admiralty Court hearing] This was a motion to swear the death of Thomas Parnham Franklin, of Sunningdale, Ceylon Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, who is believed to have lost his...
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....
  MANSION HOUSE FUND ETC.

Wardner, Fred Albert.  Lived at 45 Endle Street, Chapel, Southampton. Occupation - Fireman. 39 years old. (Born in Hampshire). (Wife: Nellie). (Death Notice Southern Daily Echo 30th Apri...
  GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT SOFIA LAITINEN

Sofia was a maid. She was born in the village of Riistavesi, near Kuopio, in 1874. She moved to Helsinki in 1905, where she worked at the School For The Blind for three years. After this job she worked for some time at the Missionary House, and...
The Sun (New York) HAS GYROSCOPIC COMPASS
8th September 1912
Olympic Will Be Navigated in Usual Manner, However --- The White Star liner Olympic, which sailed yesterday for Southampton, carried in the motor room just back of the bridge a gyroscopic compass, an invention of...
Unidentified Newspaper WILLIAM LINDSAY
22nd April 1912
William Lindsay was one of the few saved from the Titanic on which he was a dynamo attendant. William Lindsay says he feels too upset to write much and his brother here hopes to hear more from him within a couple of weeks. The survivor of the great c...
New York Times ARCHIBALD GRACIE - WIFE'S WHEREABOUTS UNKNOWN
16th April 1912
Prominent in Washington---His Wife's Whereabouts Not Known --- WASHINGTON , April 15---Archibald Gracie, one of the Titanic's passengers, is well known in Washington and New York society. His wife has recently attracted ...
  JOHN FREDERICK PRESTON CLARKE

Brian J. Ticehurst
Clarke, John Frederick Preston. 22 Tunstall Street, Smithdown Road, Liverpool. Orchestra (Bass). (From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913) ...
Chicago Examiner ERVIN LEWY : BROTHER AWAITS NEWS
16th April 1912
Ervin G. Lewy, 5628 South Park avenue, is treasurer of the firm of Lewy Brothers, jewelers, State and Adams streets.  No dispatches have been received by Mr. Lewy's relatives late last night to indicate whether he was among those who lost the...
THE UNFORTUNATE TALE OF LITTLE WALTEE Titanica! 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....
RITZ RESTAURANT  STAFF ON THE TITANIC Titanica! RITZ RESTAURANT STAFF ON THE TITANIC
19th September 2005
Brian J. Ticehurst
ON BOARD the Titanic was what must have been the finest Restaurant in the world. The Ritz Restaurant (as it was called) was situated on B deck and was for the exclusive use of First Class passengers only. Th...
Boston Daily Globe FORMER BOSTON RESIDENT
16th April 1912
Alexander O. Halverson [sic] of New York Opened the Cluett, Peabody & Co Office Here. Among the reported missing or unaccounted for among the passengers on board the steamship Titanic who were rescued from the disabled ship was Alexander O. Halverson...
  TRANSCRIPT OF LETTER BY WILLIAM DICKSON MACKIE
1912
Gateside Margery Park Rd Forest Gate E 15/03/12 My Dear Sister Just a line to let you know that I am still in the land of the living. You will see by the above address that I am at home. ...
Birkenhead News AN ARGYLE THEATRE'S BANDSMAN AMONG THE TITANIC ORCHESTRA
20th April 1912
One of those on board the Titanic and who it is feared is amongst those who have perished, is Mr. J. F. P. Clarke, formerly a member of the orchestra of the Argyle Theatre of Varieties. Mr. Clarke in his short time he played...
Cleveland Plain Dealer SAYS MUSICIANS KNELT AS THEY PLAYED HYMN
20th April 1912
Mrs Ada M Clarke, one of the survivors, went to the White Star offices today to arrange for her passage back home to Southampton, England. Her husband, Charles S. Clarke, with whom she was on her way to California to make her...
  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. ...
TITANIC BLUEPRINT   TITANIC BLUEPRINT

"R.M.S. Titanic" Harland & Wolff design dept schematic scale blueprint of "Titanic's" plumbing & water systems. Approx 9ft x 20ins. This drawing was the personal property of W.D. Wilson esq....
Chicago Sun-Times ANN STRAUBE, 92, ONE OF LAST SURVIVORS OF TITANIC DISASTER
2nd February 1990
Ann Straube, 92, one of the last survivors of the Titanic disaster, died Tuesday at her Northwest Side home. Born in 1897, Mrs. Straube was 14 at the time of the disaster. She boarded the Titanic on April 14, 1912, in Southampton, Englan...
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...
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...
  ASTEROID NAMED FOR TITANIC DESIGNER THOMAS ANDREWS
18th January 2013
In commemoration of the centenary of the sinking of the Titanic, the International Astronomical Union, the world body of astronomers, has approved the name "Thomasandrews" for a newly discovered ...
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...
  LETTER FROM JACK BUTTERWORTH
1912
Prior to leaving on the Titanic, Jack had been courting his fiancee (a Miss May Hinton of Woolston, Southampton) and they had agreed to become engaged. Jack wrote the following letter (actual letter see next column) which was posted at Queenstown: (n...
The Evening Post (Wellington, New Zealand) ROUND-THE-WORLD RESEARCH
25th October 1924
Nowadays there seems to be no dearth in the number of adventurers to remote parts of the earth. The latest ambitious project in the sailing line, says an Australian paper, is a cruise round the world in a 3000-ton yacht named...
Brooklyn Daily Times KARL H. BEHR, TENNIS EXPERT, AMONG RESCUED
16th April 1912
Karl H. Behr is a prominent lawyer of 40 Wall street, Manhattan. Mr. Behr who is a member of the West Side Tennis Club, of Manhattan, is prominent in the sporting world. He gained prominence as a tennis player, winning several championships and...
New York Times SPENCER V. SILVERTHONE DIES; MERCHANT, 88, WAS ON TITANIC
18th May 1964
Special to The New York Times --- SCARSDALE, N. Y., May 17---Spencer V. Silverthorne, a survivor of the Titanic sinking, died today at his home, 7 Colvin Road. He was 88 years old. Mr. Silverthorne had been a vice presid...
Newark Evening News JOHN HARDY DIES AT 82
8th October 1953
New Providence Resident Survived the Sinking of Liner Titanic --- John Hardy of 71 Gales drive, New Providence, who was chief steward of the second class accommodations aboard the White Star liner Titanic when it sank in 1912, died yest...
Torquay Times ECHO OF THE TITANIC DISASTER : STRANGE STORY OF MAN WITH TWO NAMES
25th April 1913
There was an echo of the Titanic disaster at the Torquay County Court on Saturday, when Mr E Hutchings made an application under the Workmen’s Compensation Act on behalf of George Barnhouse, an old age pensioner, residing at Arch Row, Stenti...
HAMPSHIRE INDEPENDENT THE TITANICÂ’S BARBER : IMPORTANT QUESTION IN COMPENSATION LAW
17th August 1912
SOUTHAMPTON CROWN COURT There was a further batch of Titanic cases at the Southampton County Court on Tuesday, before His Honour Judge Gye, but they possessed no feature of special interest. THE TI...
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 DICKSON MACKIE'S FAMILY AND THE MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND

William's family and the Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund...
The Western Times THE STORIES OF SURVIVORS AT PLYMOUTH : FRANK DYMOND
30th April 1912
A fireman named Dymond, of Southampton, related that on the day preceding the disaster the "Titanic" was proceeding at 22 half knots, and had entered the iceberg zone. The sea was as calm and still as a pond, and the day was find and ...
Warwick Examiner and Times THE TITANIC : THE HEROINE OF THE SHIPWRECK
15th September 1913
Mrs Gold was a stewardess of the vessel, and had been in the White Star service for 10 years. Previous to being on the Titanic, Mrs Gold was on the Olympic and experienced the collision between the li...
  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...
Titanic Crew Biography CHARLES S. REED, 2ND CLASS BEDROOM STEWARD
10th December 2011
Peter Northover
New research reveals the identity of a Titanic steward....
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...
Western People AWFUL SHIPPING DISASTER. LOSS OF THE TITANIC WITH OVER 1200 SOULS
20th April 1912
The great White Star liner, Titanic, the largest ship in the world, which left Southampton on Friday of last week on her maiden trip to New York, collided with an iceberg off the Newfoundland coast on Tuesday last and sank in 1200 fathoms of water (o...
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...
Chicago Daily Journal LOSSES ENTIRE FORTUNE
19th April 1912
Charles Dahl, an Australian, who took the Titanic from Southampton en route to his mother’s home in North Dakota, lost in the sinking ship a wallet which contained all the money he had in the world. “I was in bed when the crash...
Daily Sketch AWAY JUST IN TIME
8th May 1912
A.B. Who Had Charge of Collapsible Boat Able Seaman William Lucas, an ex-Navy man, another witness at the Titanic inquiry, said he was playing "nap" when the ship struck. He got into a collapsible boat and they had only jus...
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...
OLYMPIC'S MAIDEN STOP IN CHERBOURG   OLYMPIC'S MAIDEN STOP IN CHERBOURG
14th June 1911
Note handwritten date: 14 June 1911 (1st stop)...
Chicago Examiner OLYMPIC HASTILY EQUPPED WITH 68 BOATS
22nd April 1912
LA FRANCE, NEWEST LINER, HAS CONSORT ____________ La Touraine Guards Her, on Maiden Trip;...
Derby Daily Telegraph BARBERS WHO GROW RICH ON LINERS
14th August 1914
SURPRISING FIGURES IN TITANIC COMPENSATION CASE An interesting compensation case arising out of the Titanic disaster came before the Southampton County Court on Tuesday.  It concerned a victim named Klein, who w...
St. Annes on the Sea Express LOCAL PASSENGERS
19th April 1912
There were at least three local residents on board the Titanic' Amongst the passengers was Mr. Arthur Gee, who resided at Morningside, Riley Avenue, St. Annes. Mr. Gee represented Messrs. Whitehead, Summer, Harker, and Company, machinery exporters, o...
Il Lavoro LE VITTIME ITALIANE NEL DISASTRO DEL
25th May 1912
LONDRA, 24 - Appena avvenuta la catastrofe del Titanic, il Consolato italiano in Londra inizio ricerche per apurare quanti cittadini italiani si trovassero a bordo del transatlantico e quanti rimanessero vittime del disastro Le richerche furono diffi...
Southampton Echo TITANIC SURVIVOR FOUND HANGED
11th January 1965
Mr. Frederick Fleet (76), Titanic survivor-the lookout who said at the Inquiry he could have saved the disaster-was found dead, hanged, at his home in Norman-road, Freemantle, Southampton, yesterday. His brother-in-law with whom he lived, Mr. ...
Washington Times MRS. DESHLER HEARS HER SISTER-IN-LAW IS SAFE; NO WORD FROM BROTHER
16th April 1912
"God grant that my brother, too, is safe," said Mrs. Frances Silvey Deshler of the Wilmington apartments Wyoming avenue northwest, when told today by a Times' reporter that her sister-in-law, Mrs. William B. Silvey, of Duluth, Minn., was among the pa...
  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...
Hampshire Advertiser MANSLAUGHTER ON THE HIGH SEAS - MCGOUGH MURDER CHARGE
4th July 1900
At the Hants Summer Assize, on Monday, before Mr. Justice Lawrence, sitting in the Crown Court, George Thomas [sic] McGough, 25, mariner, was charged with the murder of John Dwyer, on the high seas, on March 10th.  Mr. Giles, M.P., and Mr....
THE STATISTICS OF THE DISASTER Titanica! THE STATISTICS OF THE DISASTER
14th February 2001
Lester Mitcham
An in-depth analysis of the number of Titanic passengers lost and saved....
Toronto Daily Star TITANIC STOOD ON END BEFORE SHE SANK
19th April 1912
Lights all blazed until she took a vertical position....
Washington Times HEARTFELT SYMPATHY OF FRIENDS HERE GOES TO MRS. L. P. SMITH
17th April 1912
Of the many soul-wringing sad pathetic partings that took place as the Titanic, with its precious burden, awaited the inrush of the waters that were to lower it to a grave two miles beneath the surface of the Atlantic, that between Mrs. Lucien P. Smi...
Port Huron Times Herald BERT JOHNS, SURVIVOR OF 1912 TITANIC DISASTER, DIES
3rd February 1952
Page 1, columns 6-7 Bert Johns, 66, survivor of the Titanic disaster in 1912, operator of Bert's Tavern, 622 Water Street, for 15 years, Port Huron resident 32 years, died Saturday in his home, 216 Broad Street, after an illness of on...
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...
New York Times CAPT. JOHN W. BINKS OF WHITE STAR DIES
6th February 1939
Retired Skipper of Olympic Served in the British Navy During the World War --- SPENT 45 YEARS AT SEA --- Commander of Leviathan and Majestic on Last Voyages They Ever Made --- News was received yesterd...
ALBERT BRIANT 1877 –- 1912 A SHORT BIOGRAPHY Titanica! ALBERT BRIANT 1877 –- 1912 A SHORT BIOGRAPHY
14th September 2005
Bryan and Hilary Popple
Albert Briant c 1900 Albert Briant was born on 26 June 1877...
The Evening Telegram MAJOR PEUCHEN : AGONIZED WAITING IN TORONTO FOR THE SHIP THAT PASSED IN THE NIGHT
16th April 1912
Major Arthur G. Peuchen, 599 Jarvis street, whose name appears in the list of survivors, is well known in business and military circles in Toronto....
  FINDING ALFRED THEISSINGER

Michael Poirier
Alfred Theissinger is a surviving steward that seemed to have disappeared shortly after the disaster. New research found by Michael Poirier and Gavin Cameron Bell leads to his being found. ...
Washington Times CAPITAL RESIDENTS IN NEW YORK FOR CARPATHIA'S COMING
18th April 1912
Anxious for News From Friends Aboard the Titanic --- With barely one thread of hope that three of the Washingtonians who sailed from Southampton on the ill-fated Titanic a week ago yesterday are still alive, a party of Washingtonians to...
Stars and Stripes THE SHIP THAT COULDN’T SINK: SURVIVOR RECALLS TITANIC DISASTER
16th April 1955
A survivor of the sinking of the Titanic recalled yesterday how youthful curiosity saved his life in the disaster exactly 43 years ago....
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...
THE HART OF THE MATTER Titanica! 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 CUNARD EMPLOYEES TO HONOR ROSTRON
3rd November 1930
Fleet Is Taking Up Subscription for Testimonial to the Retiring Commodore --- DIGGLE HIS SUCCESSOR --- Captain Edgar T. Brltten Will Command Berengaria When She Returns In February --- Officers of the Scythi...
Washington Times LIST OF WASHINGTONIANS ON FATED STEAMER GROWS
16th April 1912
As the list of passengers sailing from Southampton on the Titanic last Wednesday is made more complete, the list of Washingtonians known to have been on board grows larger. The list now contains the names of five Washingtonians who make this city the...
Western Daily Mercury HARRY OLIVER'S ACCOUNT OF THE SINKING
29th April 1912
He was just dropping off to sleep again when one of the other firemen rushed into the room and said, Turn out quickly; she is making water in the winding staircase....
  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...
New York Times COMES FOR $250,000 HE RISKED IN WAR
19th August 1922
Fighting Kept Captain Douglas From Earning $2,500 a Year Prescribed by Will --- BROTHER GETS HIS SHARE --- British Officer on Way to Minneapolis to Lay His Case Before Father's Executor...
Western Daily Mercury STEWARDESSES INTERVIEWED
30th April 1912
Shortly before the special train steamed out of the docks, two of the stewardesses who are returning to their homes ? Mrs. Gold and Mrs. Martin granted a brief interview, in which they narrated their experiences. They were first-class stewardes...
Vineland Times Journal SURVIVOR OF TITANIC DISASTER TELLS OF GRIM EXPERIENCES
25th March 1953
Stan Slome
A passenger on his way to America from England, Oxenham, now 63 years old, remembers that ill-fated night as if it were only yesterday....
  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...
TITANIC IN PHOTOGRAPHS Titanic Review TITANIC IN PHOTOGRAPHS
21st December 2011
Paul Rogers
Paul Rogers reviews a magnificent new volume of Titanic images....
Elizabeth Daily Journal RAHWAY MAN ON LOST SHIP
16th April 1912
Arthur Keefe Passenger on Liner Titanic ---------- SISTER ANXIOUSLY AWAITS NEWS OF DISASTER ---------- (Special to the Journal) Rahway, April 16---Almost frantic with anxiety and grief, Mrs. Margaret O?Brien...
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...
BULGARIA Voyage BULGARIA
24th June 2005
John P. Eaton
(aka Canada, Hercules, Philippines,Drachtenstein) Hamburg-Amerika Line On Tuesday, April 9, while traveling westbound Hamburg-Southampton-Baltimore, received a wireless message from the Caledonia ...
RACING THROUGH THE NIGHT : OLYMPIC'S ATTEMPT TO REACH TITANIC Titanic Review 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....
  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...
The Times SURVIVORS OF THE CREW AT PLYMOUTH
29th April 1912
DETENTION FOR THE TAKING OF EVIDENCE A strange welcome awaited the surviving members of the crew of the Titanic on their arrival at Plymouth today. Instead of a popular demonstration of sympathy and b...
Post-Standard (Syracuse, New York) COLLETT FELT A PREMONITION OF HIS DANGER
22nd April 1912
Young Clergyman Sent Parents Letter Before Sailing on Titanic. INCLOSED [sic] ONE TO HIMSELF Directed Opening of Envelope if Anything Happened to Him HE...
TRUE SURVIVORS : MILLVINA DEAN AND BARBARA WEST Titanica! TRUE SURVIVORS : MILLVINA DEAN AND BARBARA WEST
14th April 2007
Brian J. Ticehurst
An update on the last two British Titanic survivors......
TRAFFIC Voyage TRAFFIC
22nd September 2005
John P. Eaton
On 10 April 1912 Titanic arrived at Cherbourg from Southampton at 6:35 p.m. after a voyage of little more than five hours. After taking aboard mail and pasengers she departed at 8:10 p.m. Boarding were 274 passengers: 142 first class, 30 second...
Bucks Free Press EXPERIENCES OF A TITANIC SURVIVOR (CHARLES E. JUDD)
3rd May 1912
‘Mr Wm Judd of Parkfield Villas, 166 Hughenden-road, High Wycombe, has received a letter from his brother, Mr Charles E Judd, who was one of those rescued from the Titanic, in which he gives an account of his experiences. He writes:- ...
TITANIC MISSION BRINGS TITANIC LUXURY TO LIFE PA TITANIC MISSION BRINGS TITANIC LUXURY TO LIFE
27th September 2010
The luxurious surroundings enjoyed by some of the passengers on board the doomed Titanic can be seen for the first time in almost 100 years after a team of experts recreated parts of the ship....
Encyclopaedia of Ships and Shipping (1908) HARLAND AND WOLFF, LTD.
1908
Harland and Wolff, Ltd., Belfast. Shipbuilding in Belfast as a progressive industry is of comparatively recent growth, and yet there is probably no commertial [sic] centre more prominently identified with the trade to-day than th...
New York Times CAN FIND NO TRACE OF SMART CHILDREN
14th July 1912
Estate of Titanic Victim Cannot Be Settled Until They Have Been Notified --- SUPPOSED TO BE IN EUROPE --- Father Was Returning from a Visit to Them and All His Private Papers Were Lost with Him --- Frederick ...
  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...
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 ...
VIOLET'S BARREN WHITE STAR WEDDING Titanica! 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....
  ALFRED NOURNEY OBITUARY
18th November 1972
Arne Mjĺland
Translated from German language by Arne Mjaland: He died 60 years after the Titanic. Tennis club lost honour member . On the April 15 1912 he experienced the most terrible night in his  life. In  February this ye...
Inverness Courier THE ESCAPE OF THE TITANIC
16th April 1912
There will be widespread relief that we have not today to chronicle what would probably have been the greatest ocean disaster in history. ...
  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...
Connaught Telegraph WRECK OF THE TITANIC (LAHARDANE PASSENGERS)
20th April 1912
The White Star Liner, Titanic, which sailed from Southampton on Wednesday, after calling at Queenstown for passengers for New York, collided with an iceberg on Monday morning and was wrecked. She had 1,455 passengers and 903 of a crew, was on h...
  1976 LETTER FROM MRS. SNYDER ABOUT HER EXPERIENCE ON TITANIC

Dennis Foley
By letter postmarked 11/22/76, Mrs. Rawley Miller (Mrs. Snyder's daughter) was so wonderful as to send me the following typewritten letter, signed by Mrs. Snyder, with a handwritten note from Mrs. Miller. ...
New York Times LEAPED FROM LINER AT SEA TO SAVE MAN
9th May 1913
Majestic's First Officer Dived Overboard after Coal Trimmer Who Attempted Suicide --- BUT LIFEBOAT MADE RESCUE --- Gift from Passengers for Officer's Deed--Another of Crew who Sought Death Successful --- The ...
Unidentified Newspaper OLDEST TITANIC SURVIVOR PLANS VISIT TO SITE
10th April 1996
Ceremony will honor tragic sinking BOSTON -- The oldest living survivor of the sinking of the Titanic wants to visit the site this summer and throw a rose into the Atlantic Ocean where her father went down with the ship 84 years ago. ...
  GOODWIN FAMILY UPDATED BIOGRAPHIES

Goodwin, Mr. Charles Frederick. (40). Missing. Watson's Court, High Street, Melksham, Wiltshire. Ticket number CA2144 cost Ł46 18s 0d. There is a memorial to the whole famil...
The World Evening Edition (New York) OLYMPIC IS HERE WITH INNER-SKIN AND UNSINKABLE
9th April 1913
White Star Liner Arrives After Six Months Undergoing Alterations for Safety --- NOW ICEBERG PROOF --- Complete New Inside Hull to Keep Her Afloat in Case of Collision --- Bearing no outward eviden...
  TITANIC LIFEBOATS
1st August 2011
Roger L. Williams
I have recently seen a new film about the sinking of the Titanic on the TV and have been reading about Titanic lifeboats on. http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org It seems there is no real record of what happened to those lifeboats....
Maidenhead Advertiser AN ACCOUNT OF MY JOURNEY ON THE TITANIC
29th April 1912
Nellie Walcroft
Sir, I am sending the account of my journey on the Titanic thinking that it will interest those at Maidenhead whom I know. I left Maidenhead on April 9th., stayed in London and caught 'the special train to Southampton at...
LETTER FROM TITANIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEER WILLIAM KELLY TO JIM DEMPSEY   LETTER FROM TITANIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEER WILLIAM KELLY TO JIM DEMPSEY
10th March 1912
A fascinating letter written just one month before Titanic sailed....
NOMADIC Voyage NOMADIC
22nd August 2005
John P. Eaton
One of the two tenders built especially to serve the needs of Olympic and Titanic at Cherbourg. Nomadic and Traffic were registered under the French flag and managed by A. Laniece, later by George A. Laniece. On 10 ...
Leatherhead, Advertiser, Epsom District Times and County Post WRECK OF THE TITANIC LITTLE GIRLS ACCOUNT
18th May 1912
Mrs. Tate, of Elm Villas, Leatherhead, has just received from her daughter (Mrs. Collyer) a copy of the Brooklyn Daily Eagle, containing an account of the wreck of the Titanic, as depicted by her daughter Margery, eight years of age. It will be remem...
MASTER AND COMMANDER Titanica! MASTER AND COMMANDER
5th September 2010
Senan Molony
Titanic's Surviving Master-at-Arms Revealed...
New York Times OLYMPIC CARRIES PIRRIE'S BODY HOME
14th June 1924
White Star Liner Was Biggest Ship Ever Built in Viscount?s Yards --- DIED ON WAY FROM TROPICS --- Great Shipbuilder, Near Death, Insisted on Being Carried Out to See Panama Canal --- The body of Viscount Pirr...
FILM OF THE OLYMPIC   FILM OF THE OLYMPIC
1911
These pictures were retouched after the Titanic disaster to eliminate American company flags visible on the other vessels in harbour so that, when re-shown in April 1912, the pictures might represent Titanic at her berth in Southampt...
The Examiner OFFICERS OF THE TITANIC
26th April 1912
PERSONAL DETAILS Interesting sidelights on the character of Captain E. J. Smith and the officers associated with him in his last command, the mammoth liner Titanic, were thrown by the officers of the White Star liner Afric, which arr...
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. ...
THE NORWEGIAN SAILOR ALBERT MOSS SURVIVED THE TITANIC TRAGEDY AS WELL AS WW1 AND WW2. Titanica! 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...
OF RATS AND MEN: TITANIC SURVIVOR 'SLEEPING ROUGH' Titanica! OF RATS AND MEN: TITANIC SURVIVOR 'SLEEPING ROUGH'
10th June 2004
Senan Molony
YESTERDAY IN PARLIAMENT ...
MCGOUGH THE KILLER Titanica! 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...
CLASSIFIED IN DEATH : RECOVERING THE TITANIC'S DEAD Titanica! CLASSIFIED IN DEATH : RECOVERING THE TITANIC'S DEAD
31st March 2007
Brian J. Ticehurst
AFTER the Titanic sank in the early hours of the 15th April, 1912 the sea around the site was littered with the flotsam and jetsam of the liner. Among the broken decking, furniture and fittings were hundreds of bodies floating around. Eac...
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle SINKING OF TITANIC STILL HORROR TO COUPLE HONEYMOONING ON SHIP
15th April 1931
Margaret Frawley
MRS. EDWARD BEANE, THEN BRIDE OF 17, SAW SHIP SINK AS SHE CRUISED NEARBY IN BOAT; HUSBAND SWAM AROUND TILL PICKED UP; NOW HAVE 2 CHILDREN It was a strange honeymoon for Mr. and Mrs. Edward Beane of 44 Michigan Street when on April 14, ...
The Toronto World WIRELESS WORK ON A YACHT NOT FAST ENOUGH FOR ME
17th April 1912
--------------------- J. G. Phillips, Who Flashed the Signals of Distress From the Titanic, Talked Several Times to Two Local Wireless Operators While Working on the Great Lakes Boat and Told of His Am...
New York Times P. A. B. WIDENER HOME; SUBPOENAED AT PIER
10th July 1908
His Famous $500,000 Van Dykes Sent on Six Weeks Ago to Lynwood Hall --- SERVED IN TRACTION SUIT --- Dr. Holland Decorated by Kaiser and Fallieres for Gifts of Carnegie Casts of Diplodocus --- Afte...
ISMAY YACHT TORPEDOED! Daily Telegraph ISMAY YACHT TORPEDOED!
1908
(Photo: HM Torpedo Boat Hunter) Action against a Naval Officer The hearing was begun on Saturday before His Honour Judge Percy Gye and a jury, at the Isle of Wight County Court, of an action broug...
Evanston Daily News MARY HEWLETT - SURVIVOR OF TITANIC HERE
25th April 1912
Mrs. Mary Hewlitt, of Lucknow, India, Was Rescued From the Disabled Craft, Gives Description of Disaster Was Traveling Alone Woman Stops Here At Home of J. L. Hebblet...
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...
  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...
THE CHEEK OF WILLIAM WELLER Titanica! THE CHEEK OF WILLIAM WELLER
3rd June 2004
Senan Molony
After the Hawke collision Able Seaman William Clifford Weller was annoyed that he would lose out on wages for the voyage......
New York Times DISASTER AT LAST BEFALLS CAPT. SMITH
16th April 1912
Veteran Commander of Titanic Went Forty Years Without Accident of Any Kind --- WHITE STAR'S BEST OFFICER --- Declared Only Recently That He Did Not Believe Modern Ships Could Be Sunk --- Capt. E. J. Smith, i...
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...
  DESCRIPTION OF UNIDENTIFIED BODIES

No. 3 Female - Height, 5 ft. 6 in.; Weight, 150 lbs ...
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...
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...
  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 ...
WALTER FRANCIS FREDERICKS : A BIOGRAPHY Titanica! 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...
Cleveland Plain Dealer FOUR ON BIG LINER CLEVELAND BOUND
17th April 1912
Page 1 Three Men and One Woman on Way to This City May Have Gone Down Many Parts of Ohio Represented in Lists of Victims When the news of the greatest sea distater ina century was flashed to Cleveland ye...
A THOROUGH ANALYSIS OF THE “CAVE LIST” Titanica! 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 a...
Bureau County Republican EDWARD DORKING, SHIP WRECK SURVIVOR, APPEARS AT STAR THEATRE
2nd May 1912
PICKED UP BY THE CARPATHIA Young Englishman Relates Experiences in Greatest Maritime disaster in World's History. Seven hundred persons, who packed the Star theatre to its capacity at three performances Tuesday night, ...
RMS TITANIC 100 YEARS ON Titanica! 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....
ANATOMY OF A BOAT DECK PORTRAIT Titanica! ANATOMY OF A BOAT DECK PORTRAIT
3rd December 2003
Senan Molony
Mawkish sentimentality or inspired reconstruction, the Titanic art of Fortunino Matania...
THE FIGHT FOR THE TITANICÂ’S LAST LIFEBOAT Daily Mirror THE FIGHT FOR THE TITANICÂ’S LAST LIFEBOAT
17th May 1912
One of the most thrilling narratives of the Titanic, disaster is that of Frank Dymond, an ex-Navy man, who was placed in charge of boat No. 15...
Titanica! JOHN MONTGOMERY SMART, AN ELUSIVE AND SECRETIVE TITANIC PASSENGER.
6th February 2016
J. Homer Thiel
John Montgomery Smart was born circa 1866 or 1867.  His place of birth is not known, but he was described as being from New York and Boston, Massachusetts in Australian newspaper acc...
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...
New York Times THE TITANIC (2)
28th July 1912
Lawrence Beesley's Admirable Description of the Disaster --- THE LOSS OF THE S. S. TITANIC. By Lawrence Beesley. Illustrated. Houghton Miffling [sic] Company. $1.20. --- No man can go dawn into the valley of the shadow ...
New York Times SCREEN: SINKING OF THE TITANIC
17th December 1958
Review...
LAST LAP OF THE LARGEST Titanica! 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...
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...
SHE ESCAPED FROM THE TITANIC Issaquah Press SHE ESCAPED FROM THE TITANIC
14th March 1963
Charles C. Kerr
SURVIVOR OF THE TITANIC Mrs. Anna Marie Salmi, Issaquah, holds her oldest and one of her most prized possessions, a night school English class certificate she received in Boston in 1913. She lost all her earlier accumulated belongings except a nightgown in the sinking of the liner Titanic when it hit an iceberg in April 1912....
  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...
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 ...
A CAPTAIN'S CAREER Voyage 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...
Whitehaven News LOCAL CONNECTION WITH TITANIC DISASTER
2nd May 1912
The Blackburn Times of the 20th inst. contains the following account of an interview with Mr. James Shepherd, son of the late Mr. Jonathan Shepherd, formerly of Whitehaven, and now residing at Blackburn, whose son, Mr. Jonathan Shepherd, was one of t...
UNLISTED PASSENGERS AND CREW Titanica! 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......
  CHICAGO TITANIC BULLETINS

BULLETINS Montreal, April 15—The local office of Horton Davidson, one of the Titanic passengers, has received the following wireless message: “All passengers are safe and Titanic taken in tow by ...
TITANIC II Titanic News TITANIC II
19th March 2013
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly attended the recent Titanic II press conference and gala dinner and gives his impressions of Clive Palmer's ambitious project to create a Titanic for the 21st century....
Paterson Morning Call MET DEATH LIKE A HERO
3rd May 1912
Hawthorne, although grieved by the loss of one of her promising and well liked young men, cannot help but feel proud of the manner in which he met his death. ...
  KATE PHILLIPS' DAUGHTER'S STORY (CONCEIVED ON TITANIC CLAIM)

Submitted by Senan Molony...
A TRAGIC FRIENDSHIP Voyage 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....
  LETTER HOME BY TITANIC SURVIVOR ERNST PERSSON

I can't find words to describe how dreadful everything was......
CANCELED PASSAGES ABOARD TITANIC Voyage CANCELED PASSAGES ABOARD TITANIC
6th April 2008
John P. Eaton
Who Redeemeth Thy Life From Destruction...
IDENTIFYING STEWARDS Titanica! 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...
New York Times NEW WHITE STAR SERVICE TO TAP CHERBOURG TRADE
7th January 1907
Adriatic, Biggest Ship Yet Built, to Start It in May --- SHE WILL CARRY 3,000 SOULS --- And Have a Turkish Bath, Plunge, and Orchestra Aboard---Line to Liverpool to Stay. --- With the putting in commis...
Christian Science Sentinel TESTIMONIES FROM THE FIELD
October 1912
It is difficult to tell from the experience which follows, but the student of the Christian Science will readily see in it that acceptance of the truth made the overcoming of fear possible, even as in the case if disease, and that divine Princi...
TITANIC'S CARGO GEAR Titanica! TITANIC'S CARGO GEAR
11th January 2005
Captain Charles B. Weeks
Because of my experience on cargo ships and the fact that I teach Dry Cargo Operations to students at Maine Maritime Academy, I have long been fascinated with Titanic’s cargo gear. Chronologically she came d...
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...
THE BOY IN THE PICTURE Titanica! THE BOY IN THE PICTURE
28th March 2002
Gavin Murphy
The story of Ned Parfett: newsboy, soldier and photographic icon....
New York Times THE NIGHTMARE OF APRIL 14, 1912
20th November 1955
Review...
The Times MR. BRUCE ISMAY
18th October 1937
AN ABLE SHIPOWNER --- Mr. Bruce Ismay, who died yesterday at his residence, 15, Hill Street, Mayfair, at the age of 74, was well known, particularly in Liverpool, as an able shipowner. His grandfather, Joseph Ismay, was a...
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...
WHO TALKED TO TITANIC? Titanica! WHO TALKED TO TITANIC?
11th March 2010
Senan Molony
Marconi chart offers insight into Titanic interlocutors...
THE REAL JACK DAWSON Titanica! 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....
Hampshire Advertiser THE SOUTHAMPTON WIFE MURDER TRIAL
22nd November 1902
At the Hampshire assizes yesterday, before Mr Justice Wright. William Mintram, 38, mariner, was indicted for feloniously, wilfully, and of malice aforethought, killing murdering ELIZA May Mintram at Southampton on 18th October....
Washington Times TITANIC'S CAPTAIN HAD LONG RECORD ON THE HIGH SEAS
17th April 1912
As Captain of Olympic Smith's Vessel Hit British Cruiser Last Fall --- If the twentieth century retained a belief in the power of malignant spirits and the human passions of natural forces, the termination of the career of Capt. E. J. S...
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...
  ELISABETH WALTON ALLEN - GENERAL INFORMATION

ALLEN, Miss Elisabeth Walton. Saved. Cabin B5. (Saved in Lifeboat number 2). (Niece of Mrs. E. S. Roberts and cousin of Miss Georgette Madill). Home address: Tunbridge Wells, England. (Mrs. J. B. Mennell). Insurance clai...
STAND TO YOUR POST / BE BRITISH   STAND TO YOUR POST / BE BRITISH
June 1912
Recorded in London May or June 1912 ...
Christian Science Sentinel TESTIMONIES OF HEALING
20th December 1912
Lawrence Beesley
It would be impossible within a limited space to do more than enumerate the profound changes of thought which Christian Science has wrought in me during the seven years I have known of it. When I first saw the text-book, "Science and Health with Key ...
New York Times WOMEN WORK HARD FOR RESCUED FOLK
21st April 1912
Kept Busy Helping Survivors on to Their Destinations in Comfort --- FORTY LEAVE ST. VINCENT'S --- Individuals, as Well as Organized Committee, Give Much-Needed Personal Aid --- The task that was shouldered by...
  DESCRIPTION OF RECOVERED BODIES

NO. 1. - MALE. - ESTIMATED AGE. - 10-12....
RADIO INTERVIEW WITH ALBERT HORSWILL   RADIO INTERVIEW WITH ALBERT HORSWILL
10th May 1934
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Ilford Graphic THE TALE OF THE "TITANIC" TOLD BY A RESCUED ILFORD LADY. MRS BEN HART'S PERSONAL AND THRILLING NARRATIVE. EXCLUSIVE TO THE "ILFORD GRAPHIC"
10th May 1912
I can honestly say that from the moment the journey to Canada was mentioned, till the time we got aboard the Titanic I never contemplated with any other feelings but those of dread and uneasiness. It was all done in a hurry. My husband of late had no...
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 Post BOAT SPACE LOST
19th April 1912
Many of the lifeboats which bore the survivors of the Titanic to safety were only half-filled according to a Pennsylvania business man, who stood at the rail of the Carpathia and saw every one of the ...
  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....
Outlook THE RACE FOR OCEAN SUPREMACY
24th June 1911
Earl Mayo
A little more than ten years ago I crossed the Atlantic on the first trip of what was then the largest ocean liner in the world. A distinguished ship-builder who made the voyage at the same time expressed the opinion that this steamship marked the...
THE BAND THAT PLAYED ON Titanic Review THE BAND THAT PLAYED ON
3rd June 2011
Senan Molony
Senan Molony reviews Steve Turner's new book about the musicians aboard the Titanic The Band that Played On...
STANDING ROOM ONLY FOR OCEAN LINER AUCTION Swann Galleries STANDING ROOM ONLY FOR OCEAN LINER AUCTION
15th March 2010
New York—It was standing room only at Swann Galleries on March 4 for the two-part sale of The Christopher Bou Collec...
Birkenhead News BIRKENHEAD STEWARDESS MISS STAP'S GRAPHIC ACCOUNT OF THE TITANIC DISASTER
4th May 1912
THE EXPERIENCES OF A BIRKENHEAD STEWARDESS MISS STAP'S GRAPHIC ACCOUNT OF THE DISASTER...
THE OLYMPIC CLASS SHIPS: OLYMPIC, TITANIC, BRITANNIC Titanic Review THE OLYMPIC CLASS SHIPS: OLYMPIC, TITANIC, BRITANNIC
6th December 2004
Michael Tennaro
In this new book, Chirnside has done the triplets proud, with a thoroughly researched history of each of these vessels. ...
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....
TITANIC VALOUR: THE LIFE OF FIFTH OFFICER HAROLD LOWE Titanic Review 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...
The Daily Banner STORY TOLD OF SINKING OF THE TITANIC
16th May 1912
By A Nephew Of A Mt. Vernon Man Who Was Rescued In One Of The Life Boats Charles Burgess Arrives At Home In England ...
THE LEFEBVRE FAMILY Titanica! THE LEFEBVRE FAMILY
5th April 2004
Olivier Mendez
A tribute to a French family who were all lost in the Titanic....
MOLLY BROWN: MYSTERY UNRAVELLED Titanica! MOLLY BROWN: MYSTERY UNRAVELLED
21st July 2002
Daniel Klistorner
The evidence challenges some assumptions on where Molly Brown's stateroom was situated....
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...
OLYMPIC AND TITANIC : MAIDEN VOYAGE MYSTERIES Voyage OLYMPIC AND TITANIC : MAIDEN VOYAGE MYSTERIES
29th April 2007
Mark Chirnside and Sam Halpern
ROUTES ACROSS THE ATLANTIC The new White Star liner Olympic, the first of three gigantic liners ordered by the White Star Line for the highly competitive transatlantic service, was launched from the Queen’s Island ya...
New York Times LORD PIRRIE DIES ON SHIP BOUND HERE
9th June 1924
Head of Harland & Wolff, Shipbuilders, Stricken With Pneumonia --- ON TOUR OF SOUTH AMERICA --- A Leader in the Formation of the International Mercantile Marine --- Viscount Pirrie, head of the famous firm of...
  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...
  MY MAIDEN VOYAGE
1926
Roberta Maioni
When I say that I am a survivor of the Titanic you will know at once that my story is to be one of great tragedy, for even after fourteen years, the name of that ill-fated vessel brings a shudder of horror to those who remember it's wr...
TITANIC LIVE Titanic Review TITANIC LIVE
29th June 2015
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly reports on a poignant swansong for Titanic Composer James Horner at the recent performance of Titanic Live at the Royal Albert Hall with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra....
A HOLY GRAIL - THE MISSING DEPOSITIONS Titanica! A HOLY GRAIL - THE MISSING DEPOSITIONS
6th May 2004
Senan Molony
THERE is an undiscovered Titanic out there… one that may hold greater meaning than relocated rust at the bottom of the North Atlantic. The lost Titanic arguably resides in 138 crew depositions of the subjecti...
TITANIC AND THE BEDA: FR THOMAS BYLES Titanica! TITANIC AND THE BEDA: FR THOMAS BYLES
21st April 2015
Fergus Mulligan
In James Cameron’s film Titanic a Catholic priest is seen praying with his fellow passengers and reciting from the Book of Revelation. This man was not a figment of Cameron’s imagination: his name was Fr Thomas Byles...
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 ...
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....
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...
  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...
THE MYSTERY OF TITANIC'S CENTRAL PROPELLER Voyage THE MYSTERY OF TITANIC'S CENTRAL PROPELLER
5th May 2008
Mark Chirnside
...
MAGGIE MADIGAN - AN IRISH IMMIGRANT'S DREAMS UNFULFILLED Voyage MAGGIE MADIGAN - AN IRISH IMMIGRANT'S DREAMS UNFULFILLED
1st January 2005
Robert L. Bracken
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  CITY'S UNSUNG TITANIC HERO
26th February 1987
Fred Leigh
Article Frederick Barrett...
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 ...
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:...
A LAST BRIGHT SHINING LIE Titanica! A LAST BRIGHT SHINING LIE
24th August 2004
Senan Molony
THEY died, to a man, at their posts; fighting to give the opportunity of life to others until walls of water overcame them. Bunkum. The last lie of Titanic's extensiv...
THE ILLEGITIMATE DAUGHTER OF ARCHIBALD BUTT Titanica! THE ILLEGITIMATE DAUGHTER OF ARCHIBALD BUTT
28th January 2001
Phillip Gowan
Does documentary evidence support the sensational claim of Dorothy Eells?...
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MCGOUGH THE KEY? Titanica! MCGOUGH THE KEY?
5th September 2008
Senan Molony
THERE’S a Titanic seaman named McGough who is claimed to be a human key to understanding the sequence of lifeboat departures. He’s said to have helped lower lifeboat No. 14 – but to have departed in lifeboat No. ...
FATHER BROWNE: THE MISSING PHOTOGRAPHS Titanica! FATHER BROWNE: THE MISSING PHOTOGRAPHS
19th January 2004
Senan Molony
Defamation, anonymity and some missing photographs?...
AUCTIONING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN Titanica! 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....
SPEED AND REVOLUTIONS Titanica! SPEED AND REVOLUTIONS
18th September 2007
Samuel Halpern
"We were working out a slip table, and we had not quite finished when she went down. All of us were on, working out a slip table, how many turns of the engine it would require to do so many knots; and all this, and it tapered down." -...
DEFENDING FLEET AND LEE Titanica! DEFENDING FLEET AND LEE
14th January 2009
Richard Krebes
The iceberg that doomed the Titanic and 1,523 people to die left a gash of about 300 feet in the ship’s side from beneath the stem of her bow to the boiler room number 6. The 1997 film that took her name as it’s title go...
Ilford Graphic THE TALE OF THE TITANIC (2ND PAGE OF THE ARTICLE)
10th May 1912
And now, I come to a part of my story that I shrink from telling. Indeed, I think I have lingered over the first part because I dread relating the events of that awful night. I have read some where of people living a whole lifetime in a few hours. I ...
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...
THE CAVE LIST   THE CAVE LIST

When the...
  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 World Evening Edition (New York) YOU CAN BUILD A SHIP BIGGER THAN OLYMPIC, BUT YOU CAN'T BUILD A BIGGER BRAIN TO RUN IT
12th April 1913
Capt. Haddock Undergoes Five-Day Ordeal Which Would Wreck Most Men's Nerves --- Five Years Is the Outside Limit That Human Endurance Can Resist Such Strain --- At $5,000 a Year, or Less, He Assumes Respons...
A VISIT TO TITANIC BELFAST Titanic Review A VISIT TO TITANIC BELFAST
13th April 2012
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly visits the ÂŁ90m Titanic Belfast exhibition...
The Auburn Citizen COLLETT TELLS HIS STORY
23rd April 1912
Says He Heard No Music as the Titanic Went Down. STILL SUFFERING FROM EXPERIENCE Visibly Nervous as He Told the Tale of His Journey, Which Contained Many New Details of the Wreck of the Le...
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...
RMS TITANIC: THE FUNERALS, MEMORIALS AND LEGACY OF THE LOST PASSENGERS AND HER CREW Titanica! 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 ...
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...
United States Senate Hearings IMANITA SHELLEY AFFADAVIT
15th May 1912
Enclosed herewith find sworn statement of Imanita Shelley (Mrs. William Shelley) in regard to the Titanic disaster. ...
North Devon Journal THE TRAGEDY OF THE TITANIC
25th April 1912
The battlefields of history offer no more shining episode than the last hours of the “Titanic.” It will live in history beside the story of the “Birkenhead.”...
The Living Age THE FLOATING ISLANDS
18th February 1911
Today, a floating city; tomorrow, a floating island. No other word is spacious enough for the gigantic ships now coming into existence. Next midsummer the largest ship in the World will be ploughing the Atlantic under the flag of th...
THE BROWNS PREPARE TO ABANDON SHIP Titanica! THE BROWNS PREPARE TO ABANDON SHIP
3rd August 2003
David Haisman
Her father stood in the doorway of their cabin and said, ''There's talk that the ship has hit an iceberg.'' It was those fateful words that were to change their lives forever. Edith, along with her mother Elizabet...
TITANIC AT 100: A PERSONAL JOURNEY Titanica! 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!...
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...
EDITH CORSE EVANS Titanica! EDITH CORSE EVANS
7th April 2012
Michael Poirier
Author's note: While doing research on a genealogy site in Spring of 2009, I met a relative of Edith Evans, Emlen Hutchinson Evans. I ...
HILDA SLAYTER'S DIARY Titanica! HILDA SLAYTER'S DIARY
17th May 2013
Alan Hustak
Hilda Mary Slayter...
WILLIAM J. MELLORS Voyage WILLIAM J. MELLORS
26th March 2008
Robert L. Bracken
A survivor emerges from the mists of time....
ON ROOTING ABOUT IN A SWEDISH TITANIC FAMILY TREE Titanica! 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...
TORONTO'S TITANIC SURVIVORS Titanica! 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 A...
DETERIORATION OF THE RMS TITANIC Titanica! 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...
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 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 19...
TITANIC CITATION CATALOG Titanica! TITANIC CITATION CATALOG
21st October 2006
Captain Charles B. Weeks
Titanic Citation Catalogby Captain Charles WeeksI created this document to assist Titanic researchers. I have found it maddening to have to thumb through numerous books to find a particular citation on a certain subject. Using this...
THE FINAL IDENTIFICATION OF THE 'UNKNOWN CHILD' Titanica! 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...
12.45AM - A TIME TO GO! Titanica! 12.45AM - A TIME TO GO!
10th March 2008
Senan Molony
WHAT time did the first lifeboat depart the Titanic? Many will immediately offer: ‘12.45am.’ But thi...
IMPACT OF TITANIC UPON INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW Titanica! 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...
THE MYSTERY OF RHODA ABBOTT REVEALED Voyage THE MYSTERY OF RHODA ABBOTT REVEALED
7th June 2004
Robert L. Bracken
Unravelling a Titanic enigma...
WHY A LOW ANGLE BREAK? Titanica! WHY A LOW ANGLE BREAK?
23rd October 2008
Samuel Halpern
In the James Cameron film "Titanic," we all saw the stern of the ship rise up in the air and take on a relatively steep angle as the bow of the ship sank deeper and deeper into the water. Suddenly, the hull split and the stern came...
  CHARLES HERBERT LIGHTOLLER
13th June 2005
Pat Winship
Lightoller biography...
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...
BERTHE LEROY: TITANIC SURVIVOR Titanica! BERTHE LEROY: TITANIC SURVIVOR
12th July 2004
Olivier Mendez & Michel Leroy
Berthe Leroy, a short biography...
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 HIGHEST EXAMPLE LIFE CAN FURNISH Titanica! THE HIGHEST EXAMPLE LIFE CAN FURNISH
8th June 2013
Michele Albion
Richard Frazar White, Bowdoin College, and the Titanic...
MAJOR PEUCHEN'S PREDICAMENT Titanica! 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?...
SEARCHING FOR KIRKLAND Voyage SEARCHING FOR KIRKLAND
15th February 2006
Robert L. Bracken
Charles Leonard Kirkl...
RYAN V. OSNC Titanica! RYAN V. OSNC
15th March 2004
Senan Molony
Transcript of Precis Law Report...
WILLIAM LOGAN GWINN: LETTERS TO FLORENCE Titanica! 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....
TITANIC LEGACY OF A PARIS MAID Titanica! 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 ...
BASTION OF MASCULINITY Titanica! BASTION OF MASCULINITY
23rd June 2015
Stijn Bammens
The Last Enjoyable Hours in the Titanic's First-Class Smoking Room...
RUBáIYáT REFLECTIONS ON TITANIC Titanica! 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? ...
ANNA KATHERINE KELLY 1892 - 1969 Titanica! 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...
LORD MERSEY -— OBITER DICTA Titanica! 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'S SUPREME SURVIVOR Titanica! TITANIC'S SUPREME SURVIVOR
13th December 2006
Senan Molony
Sydney Buxton as a new MP SYDNEY BUXTON, President of the ...
THE TRIALS OF ELOISE HUGHES SMITH Titanica! 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...
BIRMA'S WIRELESS BEARS WITNESS! Titanica! BIRMA'S WIRELESS BEARS WITNESS!
28th December 2006
Senan Molony
Birma from a contemporary postcard (Courtesy of Senan...
RMS TITANIC: A LEGAL UPDATE 1 Titanica! RMS TITANIC: A LEGAL UPDATE 1
15th March 2002
Gavin Murphy
Explaining the legal position of the Titanic wreck...
ON THE TRAIL OF 'LUCKY' TOWER Titanica! 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...
ON TITANIC'S BRIDGE Voyage ON TITANIC'S BRIDGE
23rd May 2013
Art Braunschweiger
Author’s note: The story of Titanic’s sinking revolves around what took place on the navigation bridge, yet many people are not entirely clear on how it functioned, what the duties of the officers and crew were, and exactly who ...
ELSIE BOWERMAN: FEMINIST AND BARRISTER Titanica! 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....
  TITANIC
1912
Filson Young
The classic text of Titanic by Filson Young...
ICEBERG AT THE GOLDEN GATE Titanica! ICEBERG AT THE GOLDEN GATE
12th February 2002
A Perspective on the Life of Dr. Washington Dodge...
  AN UNSINKABLE TITANIC
1912
John Bernard Walker
In our eagerness to make the ocean liner fast and luxurious, we have forgotten to make her safe...
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