WILLIAM MACQUITTY

798 items found relating to : William Macquitty

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WILLIAM MACQUITTY, BOXHALL AND PITMAN AT THE PREMIERE OF A NIGHT TO REMEMBER
 
WILLIAM MACQUITTY, BOXHALL AND PITMAN AT THE PREMIERE OF A NIGHT TO REMEMBER
3rd July 1958
Taken at the "Odeon" Leicester Square London July 3rd 1958 on the occasion of the premiere of the Titanic film "A Night to Remember". Left to Right. Wm McQuitty [sic] Director of th...
Unidentified Newspaper
PERINE
1967
On October 1 1967, ADA E. (nee Hall) of the Masonic Homes, Cockeysville; the beloved wife of the late William R. Perine; mother of Rev. William Ball and Mr Edgar William Ball. Funeral services at the William Cook-Brooks —Towson — Fu...
Bernardsville News
MRS. WILLIAM D. CLELAND
27th March 1947
MRS. WILLIAM D. CLELAND Mrs. William D. Cleland of Bedminster died Sunday, March 23 in Somerset Hospital, Somerville. She was the former Alice Herman. Funeral services were held at 1:30 p. m., Wednesday in St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Gladsto...
PHOTOGRAPH OF WILLIAM KELLY
 
PHOTOGRAPH OF WILLIAM KELLY

Glasgow born Titanic assistant electrician William Kelly died in the disaster. ...
WILLIAM FARR PENNY (1)
 
WILLIAM FARR PENNY (1)

Tony Evans
My great uncle...
 
EDITH LOUISE ROSENBAUM RUSSELL (1879-1975)

Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on 12 June 1879, the fashion writer, consultant, importer, buyer and stylist Edith Louise Rosenbaum began her career abroad as a saleswoman in 1908 for the Maison Cheruit in the Place Vendome in Paris. Later she wrote for th...
PHOTOGRAPH OF WILLIAM YOUNG MOYES
 
PHOTOGRAPH OF WILLIAM YOUNG MOYES

Titanic sixth engineer in school rugby photograph...
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...
 
WILLIAM EDWY RYERSON : FAMILY INFORMATION

William Edwy Ryerson was the son of George Arthur Ryerson (1851-1881) and Catherine Eleanor Hamilton (1854-1889). He was born in Port Dover, Ontario, Canada. His parents were married in 1875 and had three sons: George (b.1877), William Edwy (b....
New York Times
SIR WILLIAM ARROL
21st February 1913
Special Cable to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- LONDON, Feb. 20.-Sir William Arrol, biggest of British bridge builders, is dead. He constructed the present bridge over the Tay and that crossing the Firth of Forth. He was made a knight in 1890 a...
WILLIAM MCCARTHY, LIFEBOAT 4 CREWMAN
 
WILLIAM MCCARTHY, LIFEBOAT 4 CREWMAN

MR WILLIAM McCARTHYGrattan Hill, Cork, who is fortunately amongst the survivors. Elite, San Francisco...
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....
 
MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND: WILLIAM FARQUHARSON
March 1913
Number 98. Farquharson, Martha, widow. Children: George; William; Millicent. All class A dependants....
 
WILLIAM GREENFIELDS ACCOUNT

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

Photograph, thought by some to be of William Carbines himself, found amoug his possessions....
 
NANCARROW FAMILY INFORMATION

William Henry Nancarrow was the only son of the second marriage of Thomas Nancarrow (b1819). His mother was Maria (b1840). His birth took place in or near St. Austell, Cornwall in 1877. His father was described in the various census returns ...
Cumberland News
MR. WILLIAM MURDOCH
20th April 1912
The first officer of the ill-fated ship was Mr. William Murdoch, son of Captain Samuel Murdoch, Oakland, Dalbeattie, who was transferred from the Olympic, on which he was one of the chief officers....
Cambridge Independent Press
ARTHUR WILLIAM BARRINGER
19th April 1912
Mr. Arthur William Barringer, son of Mr. William Barringer, of 15 Thoday Street, Cambridge, was a Steward on the Titanic. It is hoped that he may be among those of the crew who were rescued, but his name has not appeared among the survivors. Mr. Barr...
LOST VOICES OF THE TITANIC : THE DEFINITIVE ORAL HISTORY
Titanic Review
LOST VOICES OF THE TITANIC : THE DEFINITIVE ORAL HISTORY
21st October 2009
Dave Bryceson
Reviewed by Dave Bryceson...
 
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 £428.7.0d....
 
WILLIAM EDWY RYERSON : EXTRA INFORMATION

William Edwy Ryerson was born on 7th dec 1878 in Portland Dover, the son of George Arthur Ryerson and Catherine Hamilton. William had a brother, George A Ryerson born in 1880. when Williams father died on 21 january 1881, his mother took him an...
GEORGE WILLIAM BEAUCHAMP
 
GEORGE WILLIAM BEAUCHAMP

Photograph of Titanic survivor George William Beauchamp from a c.1919 Board of Trade identity card. ...
WILLIAM JAMES MAJOR
 
WILLIAM JAMES MAJOR

Photographic portrait of Titanic fireman and survivor William James Major taken from an identity card, c. 1919. ...
NELLIE WALLCROFT AND HER HUSBAND WILLIAM LIPSCOMB
 
NELLIE WALLCROFT AND HER HUSBAND WILLIAM LIPSCOMB

Photograph of Titanic survivor Nellie Wallcroft and her husband William Lipscomb, probably taken in the late 1930s. ...
St. Ives Times & Express
MR. WILLIAM CARBINES
19th April 1912
Mr. William Carbines, 19, of Nanjivey, was the fourth son of Mr. Nicholas Carbines, and he sailed on the "Titanic" in order to join one of his three other brothers also in Michigan. Although he had been mining in this part of the county for some time...
New York Times
DEATH NOTICE OF WILLIAM A. SPENCER
8th May 1912
SPENCER---On Monday, April 15, at sea, William Augustus Spencer, son of the late Lorillard and Sarah J. G. Spencer. Memorial services to be held in the chantrv of Grace Church on Friday, May 10, at 3:30 o'clock in the afternoon. Friends and relatives...
 
CAPT. WILLIAM CREESE

Henry Creese's eldest brother, William Creese, was born in 1857 and was a mariner by occupation. He had married in about 1889 to Alice (formerly Smith) whom he had met whilst based in Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire. Their first 2 children, Hen...
ANCHOR MADE BY TITANIC CREW SURVIVOR
 
ANCHOR MADE BY TITANIC CREW SURVIVOR

William McCarthy handicraft...
WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD IN 1909
Le Soir
WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD IN 1909
5th May 1912
This picture of William Thomas Stead was taken in Constantinople in 1909 and published by the Belgian paper 'Le Soir' on 5 May 1912 in their 'Titanic special issue'...
WILLIAM WATSON LUCAS
 
WILLIAM WATSON LUCAS

Photograph of former Titanic steward and Titanic survivor William Watson Lucas.  Taken from his c.1919 identity card. ...
New York Times
WILLIAM E. CARTER DIVORCED
16th June 1914
Wife Gets Decree at Philadelphia--Both Titanic Survivors --- Special to The New York Times --- PHILADELPHIA, June 15---Mrs. Lucille Polk Carter, daughter of Mrs. Stewart Polk of Baltimore, widely known in society circles i...
 
MEMORIAL TO JACOB WILLIAM GIBBONS

In 1999 a memorial stone to Jacob William Gibbons was placed on the side of Studland Methodist Church....
WILLIAM CHAPMAN PETERS C.1918
 
WILLIAM CHAPMAN PETERS C.1918

Photograph from a c.1918 identity card showing former Titanic able seaman William Chapman Peters. ...
BAPTISMAL RECORD OF WILLIAM PIRRIE
 
BAPTISMAL RECORD OF WILLIAM PIRRIE
17th June 1847
Pirrie---J. A. Pirrie of Quebec merchant, and Eliza his wife had a son born on the thirty first day of May and baptized on the seventeenth day of June one thousand eight hundred and forty seven, named William by John Cook, D.D., Min'r...
 
THE PARENTS OF WILLIAM JEFFREY WARE

William Jeffrey Ware was the only child of Samuel Ware and Ann Louisa (formerly Witheridge). Their marriage was registered at Tavistock, Devon in the December Quarter of 1888. His father Samuel worked as a blacksmith at one of the copper mine...
WILLIAM EDWARD MINAHAN (1)
 
WILLIAM EDWARD MINAHAN (1)

Gravesite of William Edward Minahan...
WILLIAM ARTHUR LUCAS
 
WILLIAM ARTHUR LUCAS

Photographic portrait of Titanic able seaman and Titanic survivor, William Lucas.  Lucas survived but would later take his own life... ...
Brooklyn Daily Times
LONG ISLANDERS WHO WERE ON TITANIC
17th April 1912
Some Whose Names Are Not on the List of the Saved --- GREENPORT, April 17---All Greenport is fearful that James V. Drew and Marshall, the 5-year-old son of William J. Drew, brother and partner of James Drew, are among the Titani...
New York Times
MISS KATHERINE FORCE TO WED MAJOR SPENCER
5th December 1922
Their Marriage to Take Place Tomorrow at the Home of Her Sister, Mrs. William K. Dick --- Although the engagement of Miss Katherine B. Force, daughter of Mrs. William H. Force, to Major Lorillard Spencer has never been formally announce...
LOLA STERN : WILLIAM GREENFIELDS MOTHER IN LAW
 
LOLA STERN : WILLIAM GREENFIELDS MOTHER IN LAW

Lola Stern was born in Belgium c. 1878 to the largest diamond distributors in the world at the time. She married William Greenfields father-inlaw after his wife died - shortly after the ...
The London Gazette
LEGAL NOTICE OF THE RETIREMENT OF THOMAS ISMAY
8th January 1892
The London Gazette, Issue 26243, 8 January 1892.  NOTICE is hereby given, that the Partnership heretofore subsisting between us the undersigned, Thomas Henry Ismay, William Imrie, William Samuel Graves,...
New York Times
SCREEN: SINKING OF THE TITANIC
17th December 1958
Review...
THE WILLIAM PERINES CELEBRATE 25TH ANNIVERSARY
Berkshire County Eagle
THE WILLIAM PERINES CELEBRATE 25TH ANNIVERSARY
29th January 1947
newspaper photo...
New York Times
WILLIAM E. CARTER, TITANIC SURVIVOR
21st March 1940
Member of Old Philadelphia Family, Polo Player Before World War, Dies in Florida --- KNOWN AS A SPORTSMAN --- Was Seriously Injured in 1912 While Playing for Bryn Mawr Benedicts in Local Match --- PALM BEA...
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....
 
PROBATE REPORT (WILLIAM BOWERMAN)
1895
Bowerman, William of Thorncliffe, 145 London-road St. Leonards-on-sea gentleman died 3 May 1895 Probate London to Edith Martha Bowerman widow George Bowerman gentleman and John Wilkie Bell butcher Effects £2851 19s 3d...
New York Times
MRS. DICK'S ESTATE LEFT TO 2 OF SONS
10th April 1940
William F. and John H. to Get Principal at Age of 28 --- Mrs. Madeleine T. Dick, who died at Palm Beach, Fla., on March 27, left her estate in trust for the benefit of two of her sons, William Force Dick and John Henry Dick of Islip, L....
New York Times
DEATH NOTICE OF JOHN STUART WHITE
20th May 1897
DIED *** WHITE---Wednesday, May 19, John Stuart White, beloved husband of Ella Holmes White, and only son of the late William White. Funeral at the residence of his mother, Mrs. William White, 55 West 48th St., Friday mor...
 
HOLSWORTHY, DEVON - 1901 CENSUS (1)
31st March 1901
At the time of the 1901 census John Henry Perkin, aged 12, was living at the family butcher shop at Lower Square in the town of Holsworthy, Devon. Those present on census day were - William Perkin Head 49 Butcher/Shopkeeper Eli...
Washington Times
TITANIC SURVIVOR IS EXPECTED HERE
22nd April 1912
Wife of Former Washington Man Will Visit Relatives In Washington --- Mrs. William Beard Silvey, of Duluth, Minn., one of the survivors of the Titanic, comes to Washington tomorrow night and will, for several days, be the guest of her mo...
 
WILLIAM LAHTINEN : BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Brian J. Ticehurst
Mr. William Lahtinen a minister of religion aged 30 years lived in Minneapolis USA. He was returning from a visit to relatives in Kemi, Finland with his wife and Lyyli Silven whose father was Reverend Lahtinens cousin. During t...
DR. WILLIAM EDWARD AND LILIAN MINAHAN
 
DR. WILLIAM EDWARD AND LILIAN MINAHAN

Dr. William Edward and Lilian Minahan were on the Titanic with Dr. Minahan's younger sister, Daisy. ...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
FUNERAL OF MRS. ARTHUR STEAD
13th July 1933
Funeral services for Mrs. Lillian E. Stead, who died Friday, wife of Arthur Stead, of 128 Reid street, were held yesterday afternoon at J. S. Stiner's Home for Services, 97 West Grand street. Rev. William G. Felmeth, D. D., pastor of the Third Presb...
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...
TITANIC SURVIVOR ARRIVES
Toronto Daily Star
TITANIC SURVIVOR ARRIVES
25th April 1912
Widow says husband at the rail with Butt and Millet at the end...
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....
THOMAS WHITELEY, JOHN THOMPSON AND OTHER SURVIVORS IN NEW YORK
 
THOMAS WHITELEY, JOHN THOMPSON AND OTHER SURVIVORS IN NEW YORK
April 1912
John William Thompson, Thomas Whiteley, William McIntyre, Emilio Pallas y Castillo are shown in New York after the sinking.  Whiteley was being treated at St. Vincent's Hospital...
PHOTOGRAPH OF WILLIAM LUKE DUFFY
 
PHOTOGRAPH OF WILLIAM LUKE DUFFY

Picture of the Titanic's engineer's clerk...
WILLIAM T. STEAD, A PICTURE AND AN ARTICLE
 
WILLIAM T. STEAD, A PICTURE AND AN ARTICLE
1st July 1912
From the French dictionary Larousse Mensuel, July 1912...
WILLIAM EDWARD MINAHAN
Chicago Tribune
WILLIAM EDWARD MINAHAN
17th April 1912
 
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 ...
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...
Newark Evening News
ELIZABETH RESIDENTS WERE ON THE TITANIC
17th April 1912
ELIZABETH, April 17 --- Former Elizabeth residents on the boat were Mr. and Mrs. William E. Carter and their children, Lucille, aged thirteen, and William, aged ten, of Philadelphia. They were accompanied by a maid. Mr. Carter, who is t...
 
BIRTH CERTIFICATE : WILLIAM DUFFY
8th October 1875
Diocese of Tuam Parish of Castlebar. Postal Address: Main Street Castlebar. I certify that according to the Register of Baptisms kept in this parish. William L. Duffy was born on 8th of October 1875 and was bap...
West Palm Beach Inquirer
WILLIAM E. CARTER SUCCUMBS TO ILLNESS
21st March 1940
William E. Carter, well-known sportsman and clubman of Philadelphia and Unionville, Pa., died early Wednesday morning at a West Palm Beach hospital after a brief illness. He had been spending the season at the Breakers, which he had visited each w...
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...
WILLIAM LINDSAY'S DISCHARGE A BOOK.
 
WILLIAM LINDSAY'S DISCHARGE A BOOK.

Discharge A book...
 
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...
 
MEMORIAL TO TITANIC VICTIM EDMUND STONE

In Memory of William Stone, late Inspector of L & S W Railway, died November 13th 1909 aged 64. Also of Agnes Mary Jane, wife of the above, died March 3rd 1929 aged 85. Also of ...
Washington Herald
W. B. SILVEY KNOWN HERE
19th April 1912
Missing Titanic Passenger's Family Prominent in Army --- William B. Silvey, who is one of the missing passengers of the ill-fated Titanic, is well known in Washington. His father was a lieutenant colonel in the First United States Arti...
St. Ives Times & Express
MR. CARBINES INTERRED
10th May 1912
Through the courtesy of Mr. Carbines — brother of the late Mr. William Carbines, a passenger on the "Titanic" and who has only just arrived in St. Ives from America — we are able to give some information from a letter which Mr. William Cogar, loca...
 
WILLIAM FREDERICK GOODWIN BAPTISM
29th May 1904
When Baptised Child's Christian Name Parents Christian Names...
 
MR WILLIAM ANGLE & MRS FLORENCE AGNES ANGLE NEE HUGHES

Marion James
Mr William ANGLE & Mrs Florence Agnes ANGLE nee HUGHES Researching Mr William ANGLE I have been able to trace the following information. William Angl...
WILLIAM ALEXANDER
 
WILLIAM ALEXANDER

WILLIAM BEERE
 
WILLIAM BEERE

WILLIAM FARQUHARSON
 
WILLIAM FARQUHARSON

WILLIAM GREENFIELD
 
WILLIAM GREENFIELD

WILLIAM T CARTER
 
WILLIAM T CARTER

WILLIAM SLOPER
 
WILLIAM SLOPER
1921
Charleston Evening Post
MRS. SAMUEL REEVES
20th October 1962
Page 2A, column 3 SUMMERVILLE Mrs. Lucile Carter Reeves, widow of Samuel Reeves, died last night at the residence of a daughter, Mrs. Clinton W. Trowbridge. Funeral services will be held at Philadelphia, Pa. Local arrangement...
WILLIAM CHAPMAN PETERS SERVING ABOARD THE DUCHESS OF RICHMOND
 
WILLIAM CHAPMAN PETERS SERVING ABOARD THE DUCHESS OF RICHMOND

Photograph of former Titanic able seaman William Chapman Peters. Photograph taken while he was serving aboard the Duchess of Richmond. ...
 
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...
Newark Evening News
HAWTHORNE YOUTH ON TITANIC WAS A HERO
3rd May 1912
HAWTHORNE, May 3---Through Frank Turnquist, one of the stewards of the Titanic, Mr. and Mrs. William C. Johnson, of Diamond Bridge avenue, have learned that their son, William C. Johnson Jr., who was a petty officer on the ill-fated steamship, mig...
WILLIAM CARBINES GRAVESTONE
 
WILLIAM CARBINES GRAVESTONE

WILLIAM ERNEST MCMURRAY
 
WILLIAM ERNEST MCMURRAY

WILLIAM FARR PENNY
 
WILLIAM FARR PENNY

Portfolio picture...
WILLIAM HENRY ALLEN
 
WILLIAM HENRY ALLEN

WILLIAM S. BARTON PHOTOGRAPH
 
WILLIAM S. BARTON PHOTOGRAPH

 
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...
 
WILLIAM NEAL THOMAS FORD

William Neal Thomas Ford was born in Five Ashes, near Mayfield, East Sussex on the 20th August 1897....
New York Times
EXTENDING PUMP CO. PLANTS
21st October 1909
On Inspection Tour President Guggenheim Finds Orders Beyond Capacity --- President Benjamin Guggenheim of the International Steam Pump Company, who has just returned from a tour of inspection of the company's Eastern plants, issued a sta...
PORTRAIT OF WILLIAM THOMAS FOX
 
PORTRAIT OF WILLIAM THOMAS FOX

WILLIAM CARBINES GRAVE INSCRIPTION
 
WILLIAM CARBINES GRAVE INSCRIPTION

WILLIAM CARTER 1919 PASSPORT
 
WILLIAM CARTER 1919 PASSPORT

William Carter's 1919 passport...
WILLIAM T. SLOPER GRAVE MARKER
 
WILLIAM T. SLOPER GRAVE MARKER

PORTRAIT OF WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD
 
PORTRAIT OF WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD
1905
PORTRAIT OF WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD (1)
 
PORTRAIT OF WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD (1)
1910
WILLIAM MCCARTHY AFTER THE TITANIC DISASTER
 
WILLIAM MCCARTHY AFTER THE TITANIC DISASTER
1912
PORTRAIT OF WILLIAM J. MELLORS C.1925
 
PORTRAIT OF WILLIAM J. MELLORS C.1925
1925
IN SEARCH OF WILLIAM GILLESPIE (LETTER 1)
 
IN SEARCH OF WILLIAM GILLESPIE (LETTER 1)
16th February 1926
IN SEARCH OF WILLIAM GILLESPIE (LETTER 3)
 
IN SEARCH OF WILLIAM GILLESPIE (LETTER 3)
2nd March 1926
IN SEARCH OF WILLIAM GILLESPIE (LETTER 2)
 
IN SEARCH OF WILLIAM GILLESPIE (LETTER 2)
8th March 1926
IN SEARCH OF WILLIAM GILLESPIE (LETTER 4)
 
IN SEARCH OF WILLIAM GILLESPIE (LETTER 4)
12th April 1926
Worcester Telegram
STEAD AND ASTOR CLING TO RAFT
20th April 1912
New York, April 19- One version of the deaths of John Jacob Astor and William T. Stead was told by Philip Mock, who, with his sister, Mrs.Paul Schabert, were among the survivors. "Many men were hanging on to rafts in the sea," said Mr....
CREW PHOTOGRAPH : THOMAS WILLIAM HANKINSON
 
CREW PHOTOGRAPH : THOMAS WILLIAM HANKINSON

LETTER FROM WILLIAM DICKSON MACKIE TO HIS SISTER (1/2)
 
LETTER FROM WILLIAM DICKSON MACKIE TO HIS SISTER (1/2)
1912
LETTER FROM WILLIAM DICKSON MACKIE TO HIS SISTER (2/2)
 
LETTER FROM WILLIAM DICKSON MACKIE TO HIS SISTER (2/2)
1912
WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD
 
WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD
17th April 1912
From 'Le Petit Journal'...
WILLIAM J. MELLORS AND HIS GRANDSON THOMAS C. BELL
 
WILLIAM J. MELLORS AND HIS GRANDSON THOMAS C. BELL
1947
 
MRS WINNIE (MINNIE) COUTTS

Marion James
  Information Held on the COUTTS Family MARRIAGE Taken from UK BMD Index Vol 2a Page 1180 ...
MRS. WILLIAM GREENFIELD (FLORA STERN) AS A YOUNG WOMAN.
 
MRS. WILLIAM GREENFIELD (FLORA STERN) AS A YOUNG WOMAN.

FRANK PRENTICE, EDWARD BROWN AND WILLIAM LUCAS
 
FRANK PRENTICE, EDWARD BROWN AND WILLIAM LUCAS
1912
HENRY B. HARRIS, MAJ. ARCHIBALD BUTT, WILLIAM B. SILVEY
Washington Times
HENRY B. HARRIS, MAJ. ARCHIBALD BUTT, WILLIAM B. SILVEY
16th April 1912
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...
New York Times
MRS. DICK GETS DIVORCE
22nd July 1933
Former Mrs. John Jacob Astor Silent About Future Plans --- MINDEN, Nev., July 21 (AP)---The former Mrs. John Jacob Astor was divorced here today from William K. Dick of New York City, remaining silent meanwhile on reported plans for a ...
 
WILLIAM TRACY EUSTIS : FAMILY INFORMATION

William Tracy Eustis (1822-1906), from Boston, married to Martha Gilbert Dutton (1828-1900), also from Boston, on 3rd October 1849. The couple had six choldren: Eleanor Tracy (1851-1922), Henry Dutton (b. 1853), Mary St. Barbe (b. 1857), Elizab...
Chicago Examiner
MISTAKEN FOR WOMAN; FORCED INTO LIFEBOAT
19th April 1912
Hartford, Conn., Apr. 18--Resolved to die after having done his utmost to aid in placing the women and children of the Titanic aboard the lifeboats Councilman William T. Sloper, clad in a white night robe, was himself taken for a woman and thru...
WILLIAM AND BLANCHE GREENFIELD HOLDING WILLIAMS DAUGHTER ANNE.
 
WILLIAM AND BLANCHE GREENFIELD HOLDING WILLIAMS DAUGHTER ANNE.

IMAGE OF WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD
 
IMAGE OF WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD
17th April 1912
French newspaper illustration of WT Stead...
 
STANLICK FAMILY INFORMATION

Cordelia (Delia) Stanlick was born at Tywardreath, Cornwall in 1878. She was the daughter of Thomas and Amelia Stanlick. Her father, born in Devon in 1832 worked as a miner and in later years as a farm labourer. The 1881 Cornwall Census has t...
 
WILLIAM JOHN MURDOCH- DEATH CERTIFICATE
1941
CERTIFIED COPY OF A REGISTRATION OF DEATH  DEATH REGISTERED IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA  ...
The New York Times
NEWS SUPPRESSED ON CELTIC
21st April 1912
Loss of Titanic, Reported Monday, Told on Wednesday --- The Celtic, the first vessel of the White Star Line to reach New York from Europe since the sinking of the Titanic, arrived here yesterday. The Celtic ...
 
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...
The Times
COLONEL ASTOR'S WILL
27th July 1912
The will has now been proved in London of COLONEL JOHN JACOB ASTOR, of Fifth Avenue, New York, who died in the wreck of the Titanic, aged 47. The personal estate in the United Kingdom has been sworn for probate as of the net value of £90,...
New York Times
MRS. DICK GOES TO RENO
5th June 1933
Her Secretary Refuses to Comment on Divorce Report --- Mrs. William K. Dick, widow of the late John Jacob Astor, who was lost in the Titanic disaster, left last night for Reno. At her home at 7 East Eighty-fourth Street M...
New York Times
HONORS W. T. STEAD
7th June 1912
Peace Society Adopts Minute In Memory of Titanic Victim --- At the annual meeting of the New York Peace Society yesterday the following minute concerning the death of William T. Stead was adopted: The New York Peace So...
The Sun (New York)
THE KELLYS ARE HERE
30th June 1912
Mother, Widowed by Titanic Disaster, Comes Here With 5 Children --- In the steerage of the White Star liner Baltic, which arrived yesterday, came Mrs. Katy Kelly and her family of five. The family is Katy, 18 years...
JOHN COTTER, HARBOR PILOT FOR QUEENSTOWN
 
JOHN COTTER, HARBOR PILOT FOR QUEENSTOWN

Peter Gauthier
To all who are interested in John Cotter, Harbor Pilot for Queenstown My name is Peter Gauthier and I am the Great, Great Grandson of said John Cotter. Specifically, one of his daughters Maggie or Margaret, who my mother is named ...
Trenton Evening Times
SKETCH OF BLACKWELL
19th April 1912
Mr. Blackwell was the eldest son of former Senator and Mrs. Jonathan H. Blackwell of 167 West State Street. He was a widower and associated with his father in the wholesale grocery business. Besides his parents, Mr. Blackwell is survived by a sister,...
 
THOMAS WILLIAM SOLOMON BROWN'S DEATH CERTIFICATE
9th January 1913
DEATH CERTIFICATE 1 - Name of deceased: Thomas William Solomon Brown 2 - Birthplace of the deceased: Cape Town 3 - Names of the parents of the deceased: Father: Thomas William Brown Mother: Unknown 4 ...
 
FAMILY MEMORIES

Family memories...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
ELIZABETHANS ON BOARD BIG LINER TITANIC
16th April 1912
News of Relatives Anxiously Awaited by Families In This City ---------- William E. Carter, 37 years old, of Philadelphia, a nephew of Joseph W. Carter, of 43 South Broad street, a well-known Elizabeth resident, is one of the pas...
 
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...
PERMIT FOR INTERMENT OF WILLIAM CROTHERS DULLES
 
PERMIT FOR INTERMENT OF WILLIAM CROTHERS DULLES
28th May 1912
This form was used by Laurel Hill Cemetery to document interments....
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...
PRESENT-DAY PHOTO OF CHURCH OF ST. LUKE AND THE EPHIPHANY, PHILADELPHIA
 
PRESENT-DAY PHOTO OF CHURCH OF ST. LUKE AND THE EPHIPHANY, PHILADELPHIA

The funeral service for William Crother Dulles was held here in May 1912...
New York Times
CLASSIFIED AD
20th April 1912
[Classification:]Personal *** Mr. Gustave Lesueur, from Titanic, is requested to communicate with the French Consulate, 35 South William Street. ...
New York Times
WM. K. DICK MARRIES MRS. VIRGINIA CONNER
25th December 1941
Chairman of the National Sugar Refining Co. Weds in Akron --- Word has been received here of the marriage of Mrs. Virginia Keniston Conner, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edwin S. Conner of this city, to William K. Dick of this city and Al...
New York Times
MRS. CARTER WEDS AGAIN
1st September 1914
Back from London, She Announces Her Marriage to George Brooke --- Special to The New York Times --- PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 31--The announcement today of the marriage of Mrs. Lucile Polk Carter, prominent in Philadelphia, New ...
Hampshire Independent
IN MEMORIAM: WILLIAM FARQUHARSON
17th April 1912
In loving memory of my ever dear husband, Will, who sacrificed his life in the engine-room, R.M.S. Titanic. Fondly remembered....
 
ALLUM FAMILY INFORMATION

Owen George Allum was born in a village called Mabe near Falmouth, Cornwall in 1894. His father, William Allum (b.1865 Bray, Berkshire) was a gardener by occupation who had married Clara Alice Eggleton (b.1867 Jersey, CI) at Wokingham, Berkshi...
THE BYLES FAMILY
 
THE BYLES FAMILY

Left to right: Roussel, Winter, Louisa Davids, Alfred Holden, William Esdaile, Lawrence, Hilda, Helen and Mary ...
 
CENSUS (1)
1901
In 1901 William Angle (born at Stafford Newcastle Under Lyne) was aged 20 years. He worked as Minton Tile Fixer in Warwickshire....
Brooklyn Daily Times
BROTHER OF BROOKLYNITE, A PRIEST, WAS ON TITANIC
17th April 1912
Two of the visitors to the White Star line offices were Laurence M. Byles, Vice President of the W. E. Byles Company, Ltd., of 90 Wall street, Manhattan, and his brother, W. Hunter Byles, of Omaha. They went to inquire as to the safety of another bro...
New York Times
ASTOR INFANT CHRISTENED
15th January 1936
Virginia French and Vincent Astor Are William's Godparents --- The infant son of Mr. and Mrs. John Jacob Astor was christened yesterday afternoon at a ceremony in the presence of a few relatives and friends in the Astor residence, 7 Eas...
Newark Evening News
ELIZABETH RESIDENTS WERE ON THE TITANIC (1)
17th April 1912
(Newark Evening News, 17 April 1912) ---------- ELIZABETH, April 17---Two residents of this city and several former residents are known to have been on the Titanic when she sailed for this country. Mr. and Mrs. Peter E. Renouf, of 20B...
 
FILLBROOK FAMILY INFORMATION

Joseph Charles Fillbrook (k/a as Charles) was born in Truro, Cornwall in 1894. He was the son of William Fillbrook, a mason by occupation and Kate (nee Vincent). He had five siblings, Edward John, William Arthur, George, Rose Hetta (k/a Rosetta) and...
New York Times
WILLIAM DICK DIES; AN INDUSTRIALIST
6th September 1953
Director of the National Sugar Refining Co., Best Foods, Inc., and Irving Trust Was 65 --- Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- ISLIP, L. I., Sept. 5---William K. Dick, industrialist, banker and grandson of a pioneer in the f...
The Washington Times
COL. GRACIE IS BURIED IN GARB WORN ON TITANIC
7th December 1912
Survivors of Ocean Disaster Attend Funeral of Brave Man --- Col. Archibald Gracie's final wish that be be buried in the clothes he wore when rescued from the sinking Titanic was carried out when he was laid to ...
ANNE GREENFIELD
 
ANNE GREENFIELD

The daughter of William Greenfield at one of her many ballet shows....
WILLIAM GREENFIELD PLAYING THE PIANO.
 
WILLIAM GREENFIELD PLAYING THE PIANO.

 
CENSUS (2)
1901
In 1901 William Turpin (born in Plymouth, Devon) was aged 18 years. He worked as a Carpenter in Plymouth. ...
Cambridge Chronicle
EXCERPT
26th April 1912
Falling ice from the berg killed many persons on the decks. - William Jones, of Southampton, fireman. [page 5]...
New York Times
WEDDINGS: APPLETON-LAMSON
13th December 1894
Miss Charlotte Lamson was married to Edward Dale Appleton in the Protestant Episcopal Church of the Heavenly Rest, Forty-fifth Street and Fifth Avenue, at 4 o'clock yesterday afternoon. The Rev. Dr. D. Parker Morgan, rector of the Church, performed...
 
WILLIAM DICKSON MACKIE'S FAMILY AND THE MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND

William's family and the Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund...
Southern Daily Echo
DEATH NOTICE
28th May 1912
Murdoch, William. Beloved Husband of Ada Murdoch, Belmont Road, Portswood. [Also Hampshire Independent 1st June 1912]...
New York Times
ACCEPT OFFER BY DICK
17th December 1940
Mrs. Fiermonte's Executors Agree to Compromise on Claims --- The executors of the estate of Mrs. Madeleine Force Astor Dick Fiermonte were authorized by Surrogate James A. Foley, it was learned yesterday, to accept a compromise offer of...
 
MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND : ARTHUR MAY
March 1913
Number 182. May, Amelia, widow. George Arthur William, child. Both class G dependants....
 
DATE OF MARRIAGE
21st October 1909
Marriage...
 
MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND : ARTHUR WILLIAM MAY
March 1913
Number 190. May, Ann, widow. Children: Joy; Grace; Mabel; Annie Louisa; Philip Nelson, Gladys. All class G dependants. ...
 
LAWRY FAMILY INFORMATION

Charity, who travelled as a third class passenger with her husband Alexander Robins was born in the parish of St. Mewan, Cornwall on 18 January 1865. At the time of the 1871 Census, aged 7, she was living at St. Austell with her parents and 8 ...
Washington Times
W. B. SILVEY'S DAUGHTER TRIES TO ENCOURAGE HER GRIEVING GRANDMOTHER
17th April 1912
"Daddy may be safe aboard some ship." This little ray of hope, coming in a letter from Miss Melville Silvey, the seventeen-year-old daughter of William B. Silvey, who is believed lost in the Titanic disaster, was extended today to Mrs. William Beard...
 
LILLIAN W. BENTHAM GENERAL INFORMATION

Booking Agent:- Mr. Jolliffe, Guernsey, Channel Islands. Escorted by family friend William J. Downton. Insurance claim B75. Property $2017. Later became Mrs. Black. ...
Steubenville Herald-Star
DEATHS AND FUNERALS : WILLIAM COUTTS
25th December 1957
Police said William L. Coutts, 55, of 561 S. Negley Ave., Pittsburgh, was found dead at 11.31 p.m., Tuesday, between two houses in the 100 block of S. Water Street. Coutt's body was discovered by Alfred Rhea of 155 S. Wter St., who told po...
Coventry Standard
MR AND MRS W. E. CARTER
19th April 1912
Others saved Mr and Mrs W.E. Carter and Lucille and William Carter their children, who we understand are relatives of Mr and Mrs Mackay of Beauchamp Hall, Warks. ...
WILLIAM CLARK
Daily Mirror
WILLIAM CLARK
10th June 1914
DISASTER SURVIVORS REACH GLASGOW: WOMAN'S STORY OF COWARDLY FOREIGNERS...
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...
 
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 £131.5s.0d....
 
MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND (46)
1913
March 1913 Number 529. Mackie, Mary, widow. Children: Elsie Mary; Jessie Martha; Geo. William. All class C dependants....
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 ...
 
VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO WILLIAM MCQUILLAN

Has a stone in Fair view Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Titanic section, number 183. also named on the Belfast City Hall Memorial, Belfast....
 
MINUTES OF TITANIC RELIEF FUND, LIVERPOOL AREA COMMITTEE: WILLIAM FARQUHARSON
1st December 1915
No. 98. Farquharson, Mrs. Martha: Address for cheques: Head office. net monthly allowance to widow £7 13 10 two children £1 3 10 total £8 17 8d....
 
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 ...
MOTHER OF BLANCHE GREENFIELD
 
MOTHER OF BLANCHE GREENFIELD

Hannah Mork Strouse was grandmother of William Greenfield ...
 
SAILED ON LUSITANIA

William Greenfield sailed to England on the Lusitania in March. Henry Blank was also on this voyage and this is where they most likely met, unless they were acquainted earlier....
WALTER WILLIAM BINSTEAD
 
WALTER WILLIAM BINSTEAD

Photograph of Titanic survivor Walter Binstead from a c.1919 Board of Trade identity card. ...
 
MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND (7)
March 1913
Number 173. Millar, Thomas, child. Millar, William, child. Both class C dependants....
 
PROBATE REPORT (19)

Barringer, Arthur William, Elsingore, Bath Street, Southampton. Probate - Winchester to Ethel Isabel Barringer. Estate £232 19s 11d....
WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD STUDIO PORTRAIT
 
WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD STUDIO PORTRAIT

From 'Sinking of the Titanic'...
 
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 £1141.9.4d....
SIR HENRY WILLIAM ('HARRY') DUFF GORDON, YOUNGER BROTHER OF SIR COSMO EDMUND DUFF GORDON
 
SIR HENRY WILLIAM ('HARRY') DUFF GORDON, YOUNGER BROTHER OF SIR COSMO EDMUND DUFF GORDON
1910
TITANIC POSTCARD SENT BY WILLIAM MELLORS - SOUTHAMPTON
 
TITANIC POSTCARD SENT BY WILLIAM MELLORS - SOUTHAMPTON
10th April 1912
...
 
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....
 
MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND : GEORGE FOX HOSKING
March 1913
Number 123. Hosking, Ada Alice. Children: Iris May; George Thomas; William Bock. All class B dependants....
Evening Telegram
WILLIAM CARTER'S ACCOUNT
22nd April 1912
William E. Carter, when Mr. Ismay's statement was shown to him, corroborated the White Star line official. Mr. Carter said: – "The statements which have been made by many persons regarding Mr. Ismay's conduct are a...
New York Times
TO UNVEIL STRAUS FOUNTAIN
14th April 1915
Dedication of Memorial to Philanthropist and His Wife Tomorrow --- The Isidor and Ida Straus Memorial in Straus Park will be dedicated tomorrow afternoon with impressive ceremonies. The beautiful granite and bronze fountain, which form...
 
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 £320.0.0....
 
MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND BOOKLET (2)
1913
March 1913. Number 496. Peters, parents. Grant £25. Returning home to New York after a three month visit to her father William Peters, at Ballydrehid, Cahir. ...
Washington Times
FOUR ARE SAVED IN PHILADELPHIA FAMILY
19th April 1912
NEW YORK, April 19---William E. Carter, Mrs. William E. Carter, William T. Carter, and Lucille Carter, all of Philadelphia, were saved. All showed evidence of the terrible strain they had undergone. Mrs. Carter was a nervous wreck, but she bore up br...
 
PROBATE REPORT (12)
16th July 1912
Gee, Arthur, of ''Morningside'' Riley Avenue, St. Annes on Sea, Lancashire. Probate registered, London, 16th July, 1912, to Edith Gee, widow, William Edward Horrocks, chemist and Henry Scholes bank clerk. Effects £4,240.10.11d....
MEMORIAL PLAQUE (2)
 
MEMORIAL PLAQUE (2)

Plaque at Unitarian Universalist Church of Buffalo...
 
MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND (29)
1913
March 1913 Number 400. Edge, Catherine, widow. Children: Frederick William; Richard Charles; Catherine Doris and Edge, Mrs., mother. All class C dependants....
 
BELFAST TITANIC MEMORIAL HAS TOO MANY NAMES!

The Titanic Wall in Belfast contains the names of 1,512 alleged Titanic victims but there are 16 victims too many on the wall. ...
New York Times
NEWS ARTICLE AND MEMORIAL NOTICE
12th May 1912
Thomas H. Kelly, Treasurer of the fund for establishing a memorial of Dr. William O'Loughlin, who perished in the Titanic, announces that he has already received contributions amounting to $1,512 made up of two contributions of $500 each, one of $150...
 
NORTHLEW, DEVON -1901 CENSUS
31st March 1901
John Hall Lovell was born at Pynda Farm in the parish of Hatherleigh, mid-Devon in early 1892. He remained at that address until 1897 when he and the family moved to Lower Gorhuish Farm in the parish of Northlew. The 1901 censu...
Chicago Daily Journal
ISMAY TIRED TO ESCAPE ON CEDRIC, WIRELESS SHOWS
20th April 1912
Explanation of why Senator William Alden Smith of Michigan, chairman of the senate committee named to investigate the Titanic disaster, hurried to New York Thursday night to begin the inquiry was made today when it  became known that a wir...
New York Times
MRS. D. R. BENJAMIN WED TO G. H. CLARKE
13th December 1933
Ceremony by Justice P. J. McCook Soon After the License Is Obtained --- Mrs. Dorothy Rennard Benjamin of the Hotel Berkshire and George Hyde Clarke of Hyde Hall, Cooperstown, N. Y., obtained a marriage license at the Municipal Building ...
 
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...
 
PROBATE REPORT (9)
1912
JULIAN Henry Forbes of Redholme Torquay esquire died 15 April 1912 at sea Probate Exeter 18 July to William Robert Davies examiner and Hester Julian widow. Effects £1238 0s 11d...
Southern Daily Echo
DEATH NOTICE: EDGE, FREDERICK WILLIAM
27th May 1912
Dearly Beloved Husband of Kate Edge, of 28 Clovelly Road. Aged 39. Deeply Mourned by His Mother, Sisters and Brothers. [Also on 28th May 1912 and Hampshire Independent on 4th May 1912]...
W. T. STEAD
 
W. T. STEAD

Portrait of William Thomas Stead ...
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...
New York Times
OBITUARY NOTES (1)
29th October 1913
Mrs. MARIE E. SPENCER died in Paris on Sunday, according to word received here yesterday. She was the widow of William Augustus Spencer, a well-known collector of rare editions. Her husband, who was an uncle of Lorillard Spencer, Jr., lost his life...
WILLIAM HARBECK WITH MOVIE CAMERA
Calgary Herald
WILLIAM HARBECK WITH MOVIE CAMERA
20th April 1912
Well known in Calgary, who is said to have been on the Titanic. Mr Harbeck was engaged, it is said, to take a series of pictures of the Titanic's first voyage. He took many pictures in Alberta in connection with C.P.R. advertising. ...
 
MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND (5)
March 1913
Millar, Kate Breingan, sister; Millar, Mary Hartley, sister. Millar, William, brother. McDougall, Lillian, fiancee. All class C dependants. Assistant Electrician. ...
 
WILLIAM MINTRAM : CRIMINAL REGISTER 1902
1902
NAME: William Mintram         Twice Drunk, once annoyance, once assaulting police , between 1893 and April 1901.          AGE:...
DOWNSHIRE HOUSE
 
DOWNSHIRE HOUSE

This is the house where in the summer of 1907, the Olympic & Titanic were conceived by Lord William Pirrie and J. Bruce Ismay....
QUARTERMASTER WILLIAM WYNN
 
QUARTERMASTER WILLIAM WYNN

Quartermaster W.Wynn of Southampton, who had charge of No.9 Lifeboat containing 42 women, 3 stewards, 3 sailors, and 2 passengers. (Photo: Sport and General / Daily Herald 29 April 1912) ...
WALTER ORPET WITH HIS BROTHERS
 
WALTER ORPET WITH HIS BROTHERS

Saloon steward and Titanic victim Walter Orpet (standing, left).   Back row l-r: Walter Orpet, Fred and George. Front row l-r; Robert and William ...
Evening Bulletin
WILLIAM CROTHERS DULLES NOW IS GIVEN UP AS LOST
19th April 1912
Cousin of Philadelphia Lawyer Says His Absence From Carpathia Shows He Didn't Survive --- On learning that William Crothers Dulles, a lawyer, 316 S. 12th st., was not among the survivors on the rescue ship Carpathia, friends and relativ...
Chicago American
OLYMPIC BARRED SENDING TITANIC NEWS BY WIRELESS
24th April 1912
By wireless to Glace Bay, N. S. --- Edward L. Doheny of Los Angeles, a passenger on the Olympic, says that a bulletin stating that all the Titanic passengers were safe, was po...
JACKAL
Voyage
JACKAL
5th December 2004
John P. Eaton
While Titanic was outfitting, Jackal served as an auxiliary vessel moored alongside, her generator providing light and power aboard the ship for the outfitting workers. Also used as a yard tug. ...
ASTOR'S FIRST WIFE TO ATTEND FUNERAL
 
ASTOR'S FIRST WIFE TO ATTEND FUNERAL
3rd May 1912
New York, May 3.      The train bearing the body of John Jacob Astor reached R...
 
FAMILY GRAVE (1)

Also Edward James William son of the above aged 38 years Also Edward Henry Bagley Nephew of the above Who Lost Their Lives in the Titanic Disaster April 15th 1912 Out of the Deep I Call To Thee ...
 
PROBATE REPORT (1)
16th September 1912
Moody, James Paul of 136 Fildes Street, Grimsby, Lincolnshire. Ships Officer. Probate registered: London 16th September 1912 to Christopher William Moody solicitors clerk and Margaret Moody spinster. Effects £449.8.8d....
 
HAMBLYN: PROBATE INFORMATION
1912
HAMBLYN Ernest William of 2 Norman Villas Dyer Road Freemantle Hampshire died 15 April 1912 at sea Probate London 3 June 1912 to Henry Archibald Jamieson journalist. Effects £320....
 
MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND
March 1913
Number 83. Chisnall, Alice Hardy, Widow. Chisnall Dorothy Hardy, child. Chisnall, William Chapman. Child....
 
PROBATE REPORT (4)
1912
Probate Report...
New York Times
DEATH NOTICE OF TYRELL CAVENDISH
4th May 1912
CAVENDISH---At sea, on April 15, Tyrelll William Cavendish, only son of the late Charles T. Cavendish of Crakemarsh Hall, Uttoxeter, England, and son-in-law of Mr. Henry Siegel of New York. Funeral services private. "I will not leave the ship while...
New York Times
MRS. HARRIS GAINS STRENGTH
20th April 1912
Mrs. Henry B Harris, widow of the theatrical manager who was lost on the Titanic, was regaining strength yesterday, but she was still in a nervous condition. Her shoulder, which she injured a day before the sinking of the ship, was healing normally. ...
ASHES (URN)
 
ASHES (URN)

Tyrell William Cavendish: Born October 1875. Drowned on S.S. Titanic, April 15th 1912 Julia Florence Cavendish: Born 3rd November 1886. Died 16th January 1963...
Syracuse Herald
TITANIC SURVIVOR SUICIDE
13th November 1921
William A. Lucas, who was saved from the Titanic but who acted peculiarly thereafter, shot himself dead on a train travelling from Leeds to London. [London, Nov. 12 - Page 26, column 1] ...
THE MAY FAMILY AWAIT NEWS
Daily Sketch
THE MAY FAMILY AWAIT NEWS
April 1912
The family of Arthur William May and his son, both crewmembers on the Titanic, await news of their fate....
Newark Evening News
SURE BROTHER PERISHED
18th April 1912
EAST RUTHERFORD, April 18---That his brother, William L. Gwinn, has lost his life in the wreck of the Titanic, is the belief of Cass J. Gwinn, of this place. The missing man, who sailed in the ship as an empl...
Chicago Examiner
MESSAGE FROM STEAD RECITED BY MEDIUM
29th April 1912
Narrative Said to Be From Other World, Told in Church of Soul ____________ &...
New York Times
EX-WIFE GIVES UP CLAIM ON W. K. DICK
21st March 1934
Bride of Fiermonte, Boxer, and Once Widow of J. J. Astor, Rejects Dower --- GOT DIVORCE LAST JULY --- She Also Relinquished $300,000 Income From First Husband's Estate When She Wed in 1916 --- Mrs. Enzo Fierm...
 
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...
MEMORIAL TO WILLIAM T. STEAD
 
MEMORIAL TO WILLIAM T. STEAD

"W. T. Stead. 1840-1912. This memorial to a journalist of wide renown was erected near the spot where he worked for more than 30 years by journalists of many lands in recognition of his brilliant gifts, fervert spirit, and untiring devotion to t...
 
1901 CENSUS - GUNNISLAKE, EAST CORNWALL
31st March 1901
At the time of the census William Jeffrey Ware, aged 11, was living with his parents, Samuel and Annie Ware at King Street, Gunnislake, Cornwall....
Lancashire Evening Post
QUEER SINCE TITANIC DISASTER
26th September 1921
Death of Titanic survivor by suicide...
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...
 
1891 CENSUS - GUNNISLAKE, EAST CORNWALL
31st March 1891
At the time of the census William Jeffrey Ware, aged 1, was living with his parents, Samuel and Annie Ware at 1 Bowhay Cottages, Newbridge Hill, Gunnislake, Cornwall....
 
PAINTIN : THE TITANIC RELIEF FUND
1913
The Titanic Relief Fund Booklet March 1913. Number 555. Paintin, Alice, widow. Arthur J, child. Elizabeth, mother. William, F. H., father. All class D dependents. ...
 
IN MEMORIAM (4)

"In Loving and Affectionate Remembrance of William Farr, the loved and beloved husband of Phyllis Maud Penny, who was lost at sea through the foundering of the S.S...
The Times
PIRRIE INSTALLED AS LORD MAYOR
2nd January 1896
BELFAST, JAN 1 At the meeting of the City Council to-day Sir William M'Cammond vacated the chair, and Alderman Pirrie was installed as Lord Mayor. He is, as he stated in his address, a Libe...
New York Times
VIRGINIA M. FRENCH HAS TWELVE ATTENDANTS AT HER MARRIAGE HERE TO WILLIAM F. DICK
19th December 1941
A marriage uniting two families of prominence in society here and in Newport, R. I., took place in the Episcopal Church of the Heavenly Rest yesterday afternoon when Miss Virginia Middleton French, daughter of Mrs. James Lenox Banks Jr. of 15 East Ni...
Rutherford Republican
MAIL CLERKS DIED BRAVELY
20th April 1912
Worked in Two Feet of Water to Save Registered Mail on Titanic ---------- The families of the three sea postal clerks who died like heroes on the Titanic will each received $2,000 if Congress complies with a recommendation made this wee...
Glasgow Courier
SERVICES FOR TAMPICO MAN SET FOR TODAY
9th June 1955
Page 1, Column 5 Funeral services for William DeMessemaker, 79, early-day Tampico homesteader and a survivor of the Titanic sinking, Atlantic disaster of 1912, were to be held at 3 this afternoon in St. Raphael's Catholic Church. The ...
TITANIC SURVIVOR WILLIAM NUTBEAN
 
TITANIC SURVIVOR WILLIAM NUTBEAN

Photograph of Titanic survivor Willian Nutbean taken c.1920...
The Greenwich News
GREENWICH PEOPLE SAVED
19th April 1912
MRS. WILLIAM T. GRAHAM AND MISS MARGARET AMONG RESCUED FROM TITANIC. RELATIVES OF OTHER GREENWICH PEOPLE ON STRICKEN SHIP ALL REACH PORT - TALES OF THE DISASTER FROM MISS GRAHAM AND MR. CARTER'S ...
 
1891 CENSUS FOR WALWORTH
1891
1891 Census for Walworth London, shows Frederick Dent Ray, aged 11 years living at 35, Darwin Buildings, with parents Charles & Sarah, Brothers Charles, Herbert, John, William & Sister Rose....
Southern Daily Echo
IN MEMORIUM
29th April 1912
Barringer, Arthur William. Dearly loved Husband of Ethel Barringer, Elsinore, Bath Street Bevois Town, (Late of 52 Padwell Road). [Also 30th April, 30th April, 1st May 1912 and Hampshire Independent 4th May 1912)]...
Chicago Record-Herald
MRS. CROSBY OF MILWAUKEE, ON WAY HOME, TELLS OF EXCITEMENT IN LOWERING BOATS
23rd April 1912
Mrs. E. G. Crosy, wife of Captain E. G. Crosby of the Crosby Lake Steamshipp Company, and her daughter, Miss Hattie Crosby, of Milwaukee, who were in the ill-fated ship, arrived in Chicago yesterday afternoon.  Captain Crosby was drowned.&nbs...
New York Times
FUNERAL OF ISIDOR STRAUS
9th May 1912
The funeral of Isidor Straus, who died in the wreck of the Titanic, was held at noon yesterday at the family residence, an old frame house at 105th Street and Broadway, which is one of the landmarks of early New York. In order to avoid a great outpou...
 
ERNEST CHARLES CANN : FAMILY INFORMATION

Ernest Charles Cann was born in the village of Chapel Amble in the parish of St Kew near Wadebridge, Cornwall in 1883. He was the son of William Cann (labourer)and Sarah Jane Cann. (Sarah was 27 years younger than her husband and had been widow...
WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD, A PORTRAIT
 
WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD, A PORTRAIT
1919
From Sciences et Voyages # 5, 1919...
 
EDWARD DODD

The William Salt Library, Stafford Dodd, Edward C. Son of Mr. Dodd former electrical engineer and contractor of Crewe. Formerly in Crewe railway Works, was 3rd engineer on the Titanic....
WILLIAM GREENFIELD AND HIS WIFE FLORA GREENFIELD.
 
WILLIAM GREENFIELD AND HIS WIFE FLORA GREENFIELD.

Flora Greenfield was a Well known New York City opera singer....
GREENFIELD FAMILY.
 
GREENFIELD FAMILY.

Left to Right: William B. Greenfield, Seated Blanche Greenfield's mother Hannah Mork Strouse, Blanche Greenfield and Leo D. Greenfield....
Western Morning News
BOUND FOR SALT LAKE CITY
17th April 1912
Mr. and Mrs. William Turpin, we understand left Plymouth for Salt Lake City. They resided at 59 Chaddlewood-avenue. Mr. and Mrs. Turpin, sen., live in Beaumont-road, Plymouth....
New York Times
MRS. ASTOR
17th April 1912
William H. Force, father of Mrs. John Jacob Astor, remained up all night in hopes of getting news of his daughter and her husband. When he saw that Mrs. Astor's name was on the list of rescued he was overcome with joy. He lost no time...
Kerry Sentinel
KERRY SURGEON ON TITANIC
27th April 1912
Dr Wm F N O'Loughlin, the senior Surgeon of the S.S. Titanic, and who went down with that great steamer on the morning of the 15th inst, was born in Tralee. He was second son of the late Mr William O'Loughlin, and some of the older inhabitants may re...
Daily Home News
MR. SILVEY LOST WHEN WIFE WAS SAVED
19th April 1912
With the landing of the Carpathia last night came final confirmation of the sad news that William B. Silvey, brother of Mrs. Fred Deshler, formerly of this city, now of Washington, was lost with the Titanic. Mrs. Silvey was taken off in a lifeboat a...
New York Times
J. J. ASTOR MARRIES GERTRUDE GRETSCH
19th August 1944
Son of the Late Colonel John Jacob Astor Weds Alumna of Finch at Her Home --- The marriage of Miss Gertrude Gretsch, daughter of Mrs. Walter Gretsch of 3 East Seventy-seventh Street and the late Mr. Gretsch, to John Jacob Astor of 998 F...
Brooklyn Daily Times
WYCOFF VAN DERHOEF HAD BIG CIRCLE OF FRIENDS
16th April 1912
Wycoff Van Derhoef, of 109 Joralemon street, was one of the wealthiest and best known residents of the Eastern District and Secretary of the Williamsburgh City Fire Insurance Company. Mr. Van Derhoef was on his way from a visit to his sister in Euro...
 
PROBATE REPORT (6)

LOBB William Arthur of Bugle St Austell Cornwall engine driver died 14 April 1912 at sea Administration Bodmin 3 August 1912 to George Lobb clay labourer Effects £50 NB. Engine driver in this sense is a mine engine rather than conventional r...
New York Times
MRS. DICK MARRIED TO FIERMONTE, BOXER, IN CIVIL CEREMONY IN HOSPITAL ROOM HERE
28th November 1933
Mrs. Madeline Force Astor Dick and Enzo Fiermonte, Italian middleweight pugilist, were married at 5:45 o'clock yesterday afternoon in Mrs. Dick's room at the Doctors Hospital, East End Avenue and Eighty-seventh Street. Mrs. Dick is 40 years old; Mr. ...
BRAUND BROS
 
BRAUND BROS

Lewis Richard Braund (front row, left), Owen Harris Braund (back row, right), with their brothers William James Braund (back row, left) and John Morcom Braund (front row, right). ...
CLEAN-SHAVEN MCQUILLAN, THE MYSTERY BLADE-DONOR?
 
CLEAN-SHAVEN MCQUILLAN, THE MYSTERY BLADE-DONOR?

Senan Molony
(William McQuillan, from a family photo)...
San Francisco Call & Post
FUNERAL OF DR. DODGE TO BE HELD THURSDAY
1st July 1919
Page 8, column 3 Funeral services for Dr. Washington Dodge, who died yesterday at the St. Francis Hospital, will be held Thursday morning at 10 o'clock in the parlors of the N. Gray & Co., at Geary and Divisadero Streets. Bishop Willi...
 
MANSION HOUSE TITANIC RELIEF FUND : WILLIAM MCQUILLAN
March 1913
(From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913) Number 199. McQuillan, Margaret, widow. Children: Annie and James. All class G dependants....
WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD: THE BIOFIX PICTURES
Daily Sketch
WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD: THE BIOFIX PICTURES
16th April 1912
Animation of Stead...
New York Times
OBITUARY: MRS. GEORGE BROOKE
27th October 1934
Mrs. George Brooke, wife of a retired steel executive, died of a heart attack tonight in her home....
LETTER FROM WILLIAM J. MELLORS TO HIS MOTHER - QUEENSTOWN
 
LETTER FROM WILLIAM J. MELLORS TO HIS MOTHER - QUEENSTOWN
11th April 1912
Letter written on RMS Titanic notepaper from second class passenger William J. Mellors to his mother...
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...
 
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 ...
Camden Post-Telegram
CAMDEN MAN MOURNS BROTHERS ON TITANIC
20th April 1912
Edgar and Fred. Giles Were Bound for This City From England to Make Home With Their Brother William, Who Hourly Expects Word That His Aged Father is Dead --- Bound for this city from England to make their home here with their brother, E...
New York Times
MRS. LOUISE JONES WED IN BAY STATE
20th September 1952
Church in Barnstable Is Scene of Marriage to John Maclay Mirkil, Marine Ex-Officer --- Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- BARNSTABLE, Mass., Sept. 19---Mrs. Louise Unander-Scharin Jones, daughter of Mrs. J. Hippach Unander...
Hampshire Advertiser
THE CHARGE OF STABBING
7th October 1882
William Mintram, a boy, living at 5, King-street, East-street, was brought up, on remand, charged with stabbing George Barton, at the Victory Inn, East-street. - Mr. C. Lamport appeared for the prosecution.- Dr. Palk, surgeon to the police forc...
Liverpool Echo
FRESHFIELD AIRMAN - ONE OF THE TITANIC'S ORCHESTRA
25th April 1912
Our photo is of Mr. William T. Brailey, who was a member of the now famous and heroic orchestra of the Titanic. Mr. Brailey was at one time associated with Mr. Compton Paterson at the Freshfield aerodrome, and Mr. J. Gaunt at the Southport hanger. He...
Washington Herald
CLAIMS MRS. GAGE SUFFERS PARANOIA
18th April 1912
Dr. William A. White Testifies Concerning Examination of Defendant in Insanity Case --- Dr. William A. White, Superintendent of the Government Hospital for the Insane, testified yesterday afternoon before Justice Barnard and a jury, giv...
Chicago Examiner
MORE SPIRIT NOTES BY STEAD REVEALED
7th December 1913
Spirit messages from the late William T. Stead, lost in the Titanic disaster,...
Brooklyn Daily Times
SMITH MEMORIAL
11th May 1912
SPECIAL SERVICES AT ST. JAMES FOR TITANIC VICTIM ST. JAMES, May 11 - This afternoon at 3 o'clock a memorial service will be held at the St. James' Episcopal Church for J.Clinch Smith, who lost his life when the Titanic sank. Archdeacon Wi...
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...
New York Times
ONE VICTIM LEGALLY DEAD
27th April 1912
Surrogate Accepts Proof That William F. Hoyt Perished in Disaster --- The first victim of the Titanic disaster to be pronounced legally dead was William F. Hoyt.  Surrogate Cohalan accepted proof of Mr. Hoyt's death y...
 
SALE OF ROGERS' POSTCARD
21st July 1992
In Sotheby's July 21/22 1992 Sale Lot 278: RMS Titanic postcard sent from the Titanic, written to James Day of Swansea by his friend ''W.J.R.'' in pencil . .. Just a line to show that I am alive & kicking going grand its a treat . . . '' coloured pos...
New York Times
MRS. DOROTHY A. HARDER
3rd December 1926
Mrs. Dorothy A. Harder --- Mrs. Dorothy Annan Harder, wife of George A. Harder, died Wednesday at her residence, 510 Park Avenue. She was the only child of the late Edward Annan Jr. and Maude Earle. Edward Annan of Brooklyn, her grandfa...
New York Times
PHILADELPHIA SURVIVORS ILL
23rd April 1912
Two in Hospital, Hysterical---Mrs. Widener Has Severe Cold --- Special to The New York Times --- PHILADELPHIA, April 22---Philadelphia survivors of the Titanic are under the care of physicians, several of them in a serious...
Toronto Daily Star
ETHEL FLORA FORTUNE GORDON
22nd March 1961
Page 36, column 6 On Tues., March 21, 1961, at her home, 1 Clarendon Ave., Toronto, Ethel F. Fortune, widow of Crawford Gordon, mother of Crawford Gordon and William Fortune Gordon. A private service was held at the funeral chapel of ...
25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE SINKING
Syren & Shipping
25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE SINKING
15th April 1937
Castings for the Queen Elizabeth...
Chicago Tribune
THIRD TRAGEDY IN FAMILY
19th February 1925
The shooting marked the third tragedy in the Minahan family within recent years. N uncle, William E. Minahan, an attorney, perished when the steamship Titanic was sunk in 1912. And, according to reports from Green Bay, the boy’s mother was k...
 
LETTER FROM WILLIAM BYLES TO HIS MOTHER-IN-LAW
21st April 1912
Bernards' Inn Bernardsville, N.J. April 21, 1912 My dear Mamma, Here we are at Bernardsville...went to St. Vincent's Hospital, when we met first some young boys and afterwards some girls who had been on the...
Scottish Field
THE FIRST OFFICER OF THE TITANIC
April 1985
Graham Kirkpatrick
Captain William MacMaster Murdoch joined the Titanic from her sister ship the Olympic, of which he had also been First Officer. His family had been seafarers for generations. His father left his native Isle of Lewis and settled in Dalbeattie, Kirkcud...
 
CONFUSION OVER A NAME: YROIS OR YVOIS

John Lamoreau
Almost since the Titanic sank there has been confusion over the name of a second class passenger. What we know for positive was that her first name was Henriette. She was traveling with film maker William Harbeck. They both lost t...
New York Times
TITANIC SURVIVORS MARRY
2nd March 1913
Karl H. Behr and Miss Newsom Wed in Church of the Transfiguration --- The wedding of Karl Howard Behr and Miss Helen Newsom, a daughter of Mrs. Richard Leonard Beckwith by her first husband, took place at 3 P.M. yesterday in the...
BUILDING AT 319 SOUTH 12 ST., PHILADELPHIA (ADDRESS OF W.C. DULLES HOME)
 
BUILDING AT 319 SOUTH 12 ST., PHILADELPHIA (ADDRESS OF W.C. DULLES HOME)

A building at 319 South 12 St., the address of William Crothers Dulles...
The San Francisco Call
OREGONIANS ON SHIP
16th April 1912
PORTLAND, Ore., April 15 -Among the Portland people on board the Titanic are F. M. Warren and wife. Warren is president of the Warren Packing company and is rated a millionaire. Herman Klaber. also a passenger, is a Portland...
Ormskirk Advertiser
WALTER JAMES BROWN
5th February 1998
WALTER JAMES BROWN was 39 [sic] years old when he joined the crew of the Titanic as a First Class Saloon Steward. Before joining The White Star Lines, Brown worked for his older brother, William, in his grocery store on Moor Street in Ormskirk. Walte...
Newark Evening News
WILL OF TITANIC VICTIM PROBATED
27th April 1912
TRENTON, April 27---The will of Stephen Weart Blackwell, who perished on the Titanic, was filed for probate yesterday. No inventory of the estate was given. Harry and William Blackwell, brothers, and Jonathan H. Blackwell, father, are the executors...
 
ADA BALLS DEATH CERTIFICATE
1967
Maryland State Department of Health : Certificate of Death...
Newark Evening News
TITANIC VICTIM'S WILL ADMITTED TO PROBATE
27th April 1912
No especial proof of death was required by the surrogate today, when the first will of a Titanic victim, William Anderson Walker, the head of Hope Lodge, No. 124, F. and A. M., of East Orange, was offered for probate by his widow, Mrs. Frances Moorho...
The Syracuse Herald
WITNESS SWEARS TITANIC SAILORS WERE UNTRAINED
3rd May 1912
Special to The Syracuse Herald New York, May 3 – Mrs J Stuart White of Briarcliffe, N.Y., a survivor of the Titanic disaster yesterday testified before Senator William Alden Smith, chairman of the United States Senat...
New York Times
MANY GIFTS TO CHARITY
29th May 1912
Joseph Hirsch's Will Filed---W. A. Spencer Gives $1,000 to Library --- A large number of public institutions received bequests by wills filed for probate yesterday in the Surrogates' Court. [Description of the will of Joseph Hirsch omi...
New York Times
FIERMONTE BUYS ESTATE
1st December 1935
Husband of Former Mrs. Astor Gets Southern Plantation --- CHARLESTON, S. C., Nov. 30 (AP)---The purchase of Dixie Plantations, a 600-acre estate on a high bluff overlooking Stono River, by Enzo Fiemonte of New York was announced here t...
New York Times
EILEEN GILLESPIE NOT TO WED ASTOR
22nd January 1934
Canceling of Engagement Is Announced buy Her Parents, the L. L. Gillespies --- WEDDING SET FOR FEB. 6 --- Bridal Attendants and Ushers Chosen for Ceremony to Have Been at St. Thomas --- Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence ...
 
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...
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...
 
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. ...
Western Morning News
TITANIC DISASTER, WESTCOUNTRY PASSENGERS AND CREW (11)
18th April 1912
Our Gunnislake correspondent writes that William Ware, who was 22 years of age, returned from South Africa six weeks ago. His mother resides at King Street, Gunnislake; his father in South Africa. Frederick Pengelly is 21 years of age, his mother r...
New York Times
TAFT AT PRESS CLUB DINNER
11th August 1911
He and Major Butt Entertained in Louisville-Col. Watterson Speaks --- LOUISVILLE, Nov. 8.--A dinner by the Louisville Press Club was the principal feature of President Taft's visit here this evening, and at it the President divid...
New York Times
HARVARD'S LARGEST CLASS GRADUATED
25th June 1915
Degrees for 1,205 Students at the University’s 274th Commencement --- LOWELL TALKS ON WAR --- Says Conflict Imposes Burden Upon Us---Widener Memorial Library Is Dedicated --- Special to The New York Times...
 
MR WILLIAM ANGLE

Marion James
Family History of Mr William ANGLE In 1901 William is recorded as living at 23 Tower Road Ashton Manor Birming...
New York Times
MRS. W. K. DICK IN RENO
10th June 1933
Former Madeleine Force Astor Will Ask Divorce --- RENO, Nev., June 9 (AP)---Mrs. Madeleine Force Astor Dick, New York society woman, is in Reno to file suit for divorce for William K. Dick. She arrived last night. It was...
Chicago Daily News
CLAIMED TO BE THE OLDEST SURVIVING MEMBER OF THE CREW OF THE TITANIC
2nd March 1965
Deaths Elsewhere Jacob Gibbons, 89, who claimed to be the oldest survivng member of the crew of the Titanic; an engine room worker who was one of the last to leave it when it sank; in Studla...
The Washington Post
RESCUED WOMAN PAYS TRIBUTE TO HEROIC MEN ON TITANIC
20th April 1912
From the lips of the woman who was saved from the Titanic came today one of the most glowing tributes yet paid to the heroism and self-sacrifice of the brave men who gave their lives that women and children might be spared a watery grave. ...
Newark Evening News
FAMILY OF J. S. MARCH MAY RECEIVE $10,000
22nd April 1912
WASHINGTON, April 22---Resolutions authorizing $10,000 appropriations for the families of each of the three postal clerks who lost their lives on the Titanic were introduced in the House today by Representative Reilly, of Conne...
 
MARCONIGRAMS
18th April 1912
Marconigram sent 18th April 1912 to: Boultons, Upper Holloway, London. ''Inform friends safe Carpathia, arrange Baggage insurance. - Collett.'' Marconigram sent 18th April 1912 to: Collett, Baptist Parsonage, Port Byron New York. ''Saf...
New York Times
1,500 ARE AT FUNERAL FOR MRS. FIERMONTE
2nd April 1940
500 Wait in the Street During Rites at St. Bartholomew's --- Funeral services for Mrs. Madeleine Force Astor Dick Fiermonte, who died suddenly on Wednesday in Palm Beach, Fla., were held yesterday in St. Bartholomew's Church. About 1,50...
New York Times
MARRIED IN EARLY DECEMBER
5th December 1888
A brilliant and fashionable assemblage gathered at noon yesterday in the Church of the Heavenly Rest, on Fifth-avenue, to witness the marriage of Miss Florence Schieffelin, a daughter of George R. Schieffelin and a great favorite in New-York society,...
Newark Evening News
PRIEST GIVES AWAY A LIFEBELT OFFERED HIM
23rd April 1912
Special Service of the NEWS WHIPPANY, April 23---More about the heroism of Rev. Thomas R. Byles, of England, who lost his life on the Titanic, was told yesterday by his brother William, of Brooklyn, who was a guest of Father Clifford, ...
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...
New York Times
BARRED FROM BERMUDA
14th October 1933
Enzo Fiermonte, Boxer, Will Return to the United States --- HAMILTON, Bermuda, Oct. 13 (AP)---Refused permission to land in Bermuda, Enzo Fiermonte, Italian boxer, who is reported to be seeking the hand of the wealthy Mrs. Madeline Dick...
LINEN KEEPER ON THE LUSITANIA
 
LINEN KEEPER ON THE LUSITANIA

Lusitania Postcard...
Washington Times
WILLIAM T. STEAD KNOWN AS FAMOUS NEWSPAPER MAN
16th April 1912
William Thomas Stead, an English newspaper man, attained wide notoriety as the man who introduced the methods of American journalism into England. Before his day the interview, illustrations, and extra editions were unknown to British journalism. Tho...
Newark Evening News
EAST ORANGE PEOPLE REPORTED SAVED
16th April 1912
Word has been received by Colonel Henry A. Potter, of 95 Harrison street, East Orange, that Mrs. Thomas Potter Jr., his brother’s widow, is among the passengers who were rescued from the Titanic. With her was her daughter, Mrs. Boul...
New York Times
MRS. EMMA W. BUCKNELL
29th June 1927
Widow of University Founder Dies at Saranac Lake Camp --- Special to The New York Times --- SARANAC INN, N. Y., June 28.---Mrs. Emma Ward Bucknell, 75 years old, widow of William Bucknell, founder of Bucknell University, d...
 
1881 CENSUS, WEYMOUTH, DORSET
31st March 1881
Reginald George Smith was born in Weymouth, Dorset in the summer of 1879. At the time of the 1881 census he was living with his mother and brothers at 5 Salisbury Terrace, Melcombe Regis, a suburb of Weymouth. His moth...
New York Times
SENATORS GREET ROSTRON
10th December 1912
Hero of Titanic Disaster Warmly Welcomed in Congress --- WASHINGTON, Dec. 9---Capt. Arthur S. [sic] Rostron, who drove the steamship Carpathia at full speed through a sea of icebergs to the rescue of the survivors of the Titanic disaste...
The Times
SIR EDWARD HARLAND BECOMES AN M.P.
13th August 1889
ELECTION INTELLIGENCE BELFAST (NORTH DIVISION) The nomination for North Belfast took place yesterday. Six papers containing the names of Sir John Preston, Sir William Quartus Ewart, and Mr. Thomas M'Cormick (secretary of...
New York Times
COL. ASTOR READY TO SERVE
11th August 1899
Would Willingly Go Out to the Philippines---Does Not Approve of W. W. Astor's Course --- Special to The New York Times --- RHINEBECK, N. Y., Aug. 10---Col. John J. Astor was home at Ferncliff yesterday, and the corresponde...
New York Times
COL. ASTOR AT NEWPORT
1st December 1908
Will Improve Beechwood, Where He and Mrs. Astor Will Live --- Special to The New York Times --- NEWPORT, R. I., Nov. 30---Col. John Jacob Astor is contemplating extensive improvements to Beechwood, which has become his pro...
 
ERNEST WALDRON KING FAMILY INFO

I believe E. W. King's father, Thomas Waldron King, was my great-great-grandfather John King's brother, and that their parents were Thomas King, who was a Church of Ireland scripture reader in Selerna, County Galway, and Elizabeth. Here's ...
 
CENSUS, NEWLYN, CORNWALL
1901
Robert Hichens, aged 19 is at home at St Peters Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall with his family. He is described as a fisherman. The family are listed as follows: Philip Hichens 45 Fisherman b. Newlyn Rebecca Hichens 39 b. Whitby, York...
New York Times
SPEDDEN-STONE
7th June 1900
Frederick Oakley Spedden of this city and Miss Margaretta Corning Stone, a daughter of the late George F. Stone, were married at 4 o'clock yesterday afternoon in the First Presbyterian Church at Morristown, N. J. The bride's only attendant was her...
New York Times
MRS. DULLES FONTANA
26th January 1934
Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 25---Mrs. Dulles Fontana, formerly Miss Margaret Dulles, who once sued her husband to prevent him from collecting $75 a week support from her, died today in the Barclay Hotel after a long ...
New York Times
LINKS MRS. DICK AND BOXER
17th June 1933
Fiermonte Says He Plans to Wed Former Mrs. Astor --- ROME, Saturday, June 17 (AP)---Signora Tosca Manetti Fiermonte, wife of a boxer, Enzo Fiermonte, now in America, is quoted in an interview in the newspaper Popolo di Roma today to the...
New York Times
JUDGMENT FOR $266,249 LOAN
4th February 1909
Judgment for $266,249 was entered by default yesterday against John D. Baumann & Co., a New York corporation, in favor of Charles G., Hugh L., Herbert R., and William R. Arbuthnot, merchants of London. The judgment was entered for amounts claimed as ...
New York Herald
EDWARD A. KENT (1)
17th April 1912
Edward A. Kent, who is a well-known architect at Buffalo, N. Y. and whose brother, William Kent, is an architect in New York city, was a passenger on board the Titanic who is not reported among the rescued. Mr. Kent, who is fifty-eight years old, is...
 
BRANSCOMBE, DEVON - 1891 CENSUS
31st March 1891
Bertram Frank Dean was born on 30 June 1886 in the small East Devon village of Branscombe. This is the census information for 1891. Dwelling: New Castle Cottage, Branscombe Charles Dean Head. 29 Thatcher, born. Branscombe Eliza...
New York Times
MRS. DICK IS INJURED
14th September 1933
Falls on Floor of Bermuda House, Breaking Shoulder --- HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sept. 13 (AP)--- Mrs. Madeline Force Astor Dick slipped and fell on the polished floor of her house last night and broke her shoulder. Mrs. Dick, w...
 
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....
Toronto Daily Star
MRS. E.F. GORDON
22nd March 1961
Page 36, Column 2 Private funeral services were held for Mrs. Ethel Flora Fortune Gordon, wife of the late Crawford Gordon, a former manager of a Toronto branch of the Canadian Bank of Commerce. Mrs. Gordon died yes...
Unidentified Newspaper
TIMOTHY J MCCARTHY TO BE BURIED TODAY
May 1912
A solemn high mass of requiem will be celebrated for the soul of Timothy J. McCarthy, who lost his life by the foundering of the Titanic....
New York Times
ELLEN TUCK FRENCH IS ENGAGED TO WED
31st May 1934
Betrothal to John Jacob Astor Announced by Mother, Who Denied Report Week Ago --- WEDDING EARLY IN JULY --- Her Fiance's Engagement to Miss Eileen S. S. Gillespie Called Off in January --- Mrs. Livingston Fre...
The Times
FUNERAL OF MR. ISMAY
28th November 1899
In the presence of a large and representative gathering the remains of Mr. Ismay were buried yesterday in the churchyard at Thurstaston, Cheshire. The road along which the funeral cortége passed w...
Asbury Park Evening Press
GWINN FAMILY LEAVES SUDDENLY
27th April 1912
Mrs. William L. Gwinn, whose husband, a postal clerk on the Titanic stood at his post trying to save the mails as the ship went down, left Asbury Park suddenly yesterday with her two children. The Gwinn’s [sic] had moved to this city some weeks...
Chicago Tribune
LONDON PAPERS ATTACK SMITH
26th April 1912
Several more papers severely attack the American inquiry. The Standard says Senator Smith "is rather less qualified for such a task than any individual picked up in an American street car."  The Morning Post...
New York Times
MRS. RICHARD L. BECKWITH
13th February 1955
Page 86, Column 8 Mrs. Sallie Monypeny Beckwith, widow of Richard L. Beckwith, died Friday night at her home, 224 East Sixty-first Street. She was born in Columbus, Ohio, eighty-nine years ago. Mrs. Beckwith was a memb...
New York Times
TITANIC SURVIVOR TO WED
20th March 1914
Miss Margaret Graham Engaged to E. M. Moore---Palm Beach Romance --- The wedding of Miss Margaret Graham, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William T. Graham of Greenwich, Conn., and Eugene Maxwell Moore, whose engagement has just been announced...
THE UNBORN BABIES OF THE TITANIC
Titanica!
THE UNBORN BABIES OF THE TITANIC
12th September 2013
Titanic passengers who were known or likely to be pregnant at the time of the sinking and a list of male passengers and crew who became fathers posthu...
Newark Star
MASONIC SERVICES FOR TITANIC VICTIM
2nd May 1912
Brief but impressive memorial services for W. Anderson Walker, who lost his life in the Titanic disaster, were held last night by Hope Lodge No. 124, F. and A. M. of East Orange, of which Mr. Walker was master. Acting Master John A. Gilbert was in ch...
THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC BY WILLIAM BALTZELL
 
THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC BY WILLIAM BALTZELL
1912
William Baltzell
A Descriptive Composition for Piano Solo By William Baltzell Published 1912 by Aubrey Stauffer & Co., Chicago, USA Listen to this Piece [Midi]...
 
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)...
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. ...
Bridgwater Mercury
WEST COUNTRY PEOPLE IN THE TITANIC : MELKSHAM
20th April 1912
Among the passengers was a Melksham family of eight persons - Mr. and Mrs. F. Goodwin, Watson's Court, High Street, Melksham...
Washington Herald
MAJ. BUTT IS PAID TRIBUTE BY MASONS
18th April 1912
Scottish Rite Order Respects Memory of Aid to President Reported Drowned --- The ceremonies incident to the conferring of the thirtieth degree of Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, last night upon a large class of candi...
Camden Post-Telegram
HADDONFIELD MAN ON BOARD TITANIC
17th April 1912
Nothing Yet Heard from Frederick W. Sutton Whose Name is on Passenger List --- BUDGET OF GOSSIP FROM THE BOROUGH --- Fredrich [sic] W. Sutton, a highly esteemed wealthy resident of Haddonfield is said to have been on board...
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...
The Washington Times
ASTOR WIDOWS, NOW SAID TO BE ON EDGE OF SOCIAL DUEL

In This, Their Hour of Grief, Friends Say They Are Preparing for War --- [Above a photo of Ava Willing Astor:] Armed With Millions, Son's Favor, and Prestige [Above a photo of Madeline Force Astor...
Passaic Herald News
MRS. J. JOSEPH O'NEILL
13th June 1974
CLIFTON Mrs. Margaret O'Neill, 82, died yesterday in St. Mary Hospital, Passaic. Mrs. O'Neill was born in Ireland and came to the United States in 1912. She lived in Jersey City and Montclair before moving to Clifton five y...
New York Times
GUGGENHEIM CHANGE OF FAITH
3rd June 1908
Reports Don't Refer to Me, Says B. Guggenheim, Nor to the Family --- Benjamin Guggenheim, who arrived here yesterday from Europe on the Mauretania, said last night at the Hotel St. Regis in regard to published reports that membe...
The Daily Banner
VICTIM SENDS A MESSAGE FROM SPIRIT WORLD
14th May 1912
Paris, May 14      William T. Stead, the famous writer and delver into the psychic, who went down in the wreck of the Titanic, is said to have sent a message from the spirit world saying that his death was painless and perfectly calm. ...
New York Times
CAPT. ROSTRON TO RECEIVE MEDAL TO-MORROW
27th February 1913
Special to The New York Times --- Feb. 26---Capt. A. H. Rostron, who drove the Carpathia at full steam through a sea of broken ice to rescue the survivors of the shipwrecked Titanic, will come to Washington on Friday to receive a gold m...
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 ...
 
FAMILY INFORMATION ABOUT ARTHUR PAINTIN, HIS WIFE AND CHILD

Alice and Arthur courted for four years before they married. Arthur had intended to come out of the merchant Navy in 1912 because Alice was pregnant, Titanic being his last planned voyage. He and Alice wanted to buy a small hotel in Ox...
 
ST KEVERNE CHURCH, CORNWALL, BAPTISM REGISTER

The baptism register for St Keverne reveals that Hayden Sobey (son of Richard & Mary Jane Sobey nee Hayden)was one of 8 children, strangely though, both he and his sister Amelia do not feature in the register. The children that do, with their date...
Providence Journal
STEAD'S BROTHER INDIGNANT-ASKS WHAT RIGHT ISMAY SAVED FROM WRECK
20th April 1912
London, April 20, 1912- Alfred Stead, brother of William T. Stead who went down with the Titanic is thoroughly aroused over the circumstances under which so many persons went to their doom in the waters of the north Atlantic. He said yesterday: "Spe...
New York Times
BOXER DENIES HE'LL WED
18th June 1933
Enzo Fiermonte Says He Scarcely Knows Mrs. W. K. Dick --- RENO, Nev., June 17 (AP)---Enzo Fiermonte, Italian pugilist, who has been seen here in the company of Mrs. William K. Dick, the former Mrs. John Jacob Astor, today characterized ...
 
WENDRON PARISH, CORNWALL. 1901 CENSUS
1901
The 1901 census for Wendron, Cornwall reveals Frederick James Banfield, aged 17. A grocers assistant he was at home with his widowed mother, Ellen (his father had died in September 1900)and younger brother William John. Also in Wendron was hi...
Evening Bulletin
GRETCHEN LEOPOLD, TTITANIC SURVIVOR, DIES ABOARD SHIP
12th August 1965
Mrs. Gretchen Longley Leopold, a survivor of the sinking of the Titanic in the North Atlantic in 1912, died yesterday aboard the SS. Constitution in the Mediterranean. She was the widow of Dr. Raymond S. Leopold, former executive vice ...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
SURVIVOR OF TITANIC DISASTER PASSES AWAY
8th July 1933
Mrs. Lillian E. Stead, wife of Arthur Stead, of 128 Reid street, died last night at her home after a lingering illness. Mrs. Stead was a survivor of the "Titanic" disaster twenty-one years ago. Born in England, she came to this country twenty-five ...
New York Times
MRS. FIERMONTE DEAD IN FLORIDA
29th March 1940
--- Former Madeleine Force Was Married to Col. Astor, W. K. Dick and Italian Boxer --- SURVIVOR OF THE TITANIC --- Gave Up Fortune to Marry Again, Then Got Divorce to Wed Pugilist --- PALM BEACH, Fla.,...
New York Times
JOHN JACOB ASTOR TO WED DEBUTANTE
16th December 1933
His Engagement to Miss Eileen S. S. Gillespie Announced by Her Parents --- CAME OF AGE IN AUGUST --- Fiancee, Noted in Newport as a Tennis Player, Is From an Old American Family --- Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Lew...
New York Times
WAR UPSETS WEDDING PLAN
21st August 1912
P. E. Mock Unable to Leave Germany to Marry Miss Alvis Ehrman --- The plans for the wedding of Miss Alvis Constance and Philipp Edmund Mock have been upset by the European war. The wedding was to have taken place on Aug. 22 at Pocantic...
Salt Lake Tribune
WESTERN SURVIVOR OF TITANIC HERE
24th April 1912
Page 4 Mrs. Walter Clark, Whose Husband Went Down to Death, Prostrated INTERVIEWERS DENIED W. A. Clark, Jr., Son of Former Senator, Will Escort Her to Los Angeles William A. Clark, Jr., ...
Titanica!
SHIPWRECKED AGAIN
19th September 2017
Passengers Ramon Artagaveytia In 1871 Ramon survived the fire and sinking of the America, close to the shore of Punta Espi...
New York Times
ANDREW SAKS'S WILL
13th April 1912
$25,000 for Charities to be Specified by His Wife --- The will of Andrew Saks, who died at Sherry's on April 8, was admitted yesterday in the Surrogate's Court for probate. The petition does not give the actual value of his estate but m...
Cedar Rapids Gazette
MRS. WALTER DOUGLAS DIED IN CALIFORNIA
22nd April 1945
Page 1A Mrs. Walter D. Douglas died Saturday afternoon at her home in Pasadena, Calif., according to word received by Mrs. George B. Dutton, 2224 Country Club Parkway SE. Funeral services will be announced later. Mrs. Doug...
New York Times
MRS. HOKAN STEFFANSON
14th December 1953
Page 31, column 2 Mrs. Mary Eno Steffanson died last night at her home, 56 East Fifty-seventh Street, after an illness of several months. She was 71 years old. Mrs. Steffanson, daughter of the late John Chester Eno, was the...
 
THE STRANGE MYSTERIES OF MOVIE MAKER WILLIAM HARBECK

John Lamoreau
William Harbeck was one of the very first moving picture film makers. In 1911 his film of southern Alaska became the center of a major story. American railroad tycoon J P Morgan and Meyer Guggenheim bought up claims for large tracts of land in Alaska...
New York Times
DYING MAN'S SON FOUND
29th October 1910
Potter Coming from Alaska to Atlantic City to See His Father --- ATLANTIC CITY, N. J., Oct. 28---For more than a month the family of Col. Thomas Potter, who is dying at his seaside home here, has been searching for his favorite ...
The San Francisco Call
WALTER M. CLARK A PASSENGER
16th April 1912
Walter M. Clark of Los Angeles, son of J. Ross Clark, the railroad official of that city and a well known figure in San Francisco as well as in the southern metropolis, was a passenger on the Titanic and supposedly is among those lost. ...
Daily Northwestern
A SAD FAREWELL
17th April 1912
Mrs. Wick's recollections...
Los Angeles Times
RACE SWINDLER SUSPECTS HELD
5th July 1933
Victim Spends Year on Trail of Asserted Fleecers ---------- SAN JOSE, July 4. (AP) - Charged with swindling J. T. Taylor, retired New Yorker, out of $27,000 in a fake horse race deal, C. W. Coleman 55 years of age, and...
TITANIC GANTRY DESIGNER DIES
Cork Examiner
TITANIC GANTRY DESIGNER DIES
8th February 1913
Sir William Arrol and two disasters...
New York Times
FIERMONTE GETS DIVORCE
5th September 1933
Pugilist Was Linked in Nevada Reports With Mrs. Dick --- RENO, Nev., Sept 4 (AP)---A divorce has been awarded to Enzo Fiermonte, Italian pugilist, linked in some reports in a romance with the former Mrs. John Jacob Astor. ...
New York Herald
BRAVERY OF TITANIC SURGEON DR. WILLIAM FRANCIS NORMAN O'LOUGHLIN
22nd April 1912
In accounts printed about the Titanic and the bravery of her officers little has been said of one who probably was the most widely known and best beloved of all classes....
Worcester Telegram
FUNDS FOR SURVIVORS
18th April 1912
Article...
Worcester Evening Gazette
SAYS ISMAY CHOSE OWN BOAT CREW
20th April 1912
New York- April 19- According to Mrs. W.J. Cardeza, of Philadelphia, after she had arrived at the Ritz-Carlton with T.D.M. Cardeza, J.Bruce Ismay was not only safely seated in a lifeboat before it was filled, but he also selected the crew that rowed ...
New York Times
COL. WILSON POTTER
13th June 1946
Big-Game Hunter Obtained Heads for Smithsonian Institution --- PHILADELPHIA, June 12 (AP)---Col. Wilson Potter, big-game hunter and University of Pennsylvania football star in 1906 and 1907, died last night at his home here after a long...
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...
Jersey Journal
SURVIVED TITANIC; HELD FOR ASSAULT
31st May 1922
On a charge of assaulting his step-son, Robert Nugent, 14, Thomas McCormack, 376 Boulevard, Bayonne, a survivor of the Titanic disaster, was held in $2,000 bail to await the action of the Grand Jury by Recorder William J. Cain in the police cou...
INVENTOR OF THE LIFEBOAT
Sphere
INVENTOR OF THE LIFEBOAT
21st December 1912
The Lukin Grave in England...
 
MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE (3)
14th February 1912
Page 77 (Coat of Arms) Certificate...
Derbyshire Times
CHESTERFIELD VICTIM
1912
A young lady who has intimate relatives in Chesterfield was among the officers on the ill-fated Titanic. She is Miss Evelyn Marsden, and is a niece of Mr. and Mrs. G. Robinson, Ash Tree, Chesterfield. A nurse-stewardess in the first saloon, Miss Mars...
 
INFORMATION FROM THE WILLIAM SALT LIBRARY, STAFFORD

Hodgkinson, Leonard. Engineer. Stoke man educated at St. Thomas's School, Stoke. With White Star for several years. WAS forty-six years of age and his birthplace Liverpool. His apprenticeship was served with Messrs. Hartley, Armour and Fanning...
New York Times
WILLS FOR PROBATE (1)
6th February 1942
MANHATTAN *** WHITE, ELLA HOLMES (Jan. 31). Estate,more than $10,000. To C. Helene Berkeley, 509 W. 122d St., $10,000 and personalty; Ella B. Putnam, 10 Beekman Pl., $10,,000; Marie G. Young, Plaza Hotel, personal effects and life esta...
 
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 ...
 
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....
New York Times
FRIENDS OF MAJOR BUTT WOULD ERECT A MEMORIAL GYMNASIUM AT HIS ALMA MATER, SEWANEE, ...
9th June 1912
Friends of Major Butt Would Erect a Memorial Gymnasium at His Alma Mater, Sewanee, to Whose Endowment Fund J. P. Morgan Has Promised $150,000 --- High on the Cumberland plateau, midway between Nashville and Chatanooga, [sic] in ...
Honolulu Star-Bulletin
HILO RESIDENT TITANIC VICTIM
28th September 1912
HILO, Sept. 27---Though the Titanic disaster took place many months ago it has been within the last few days that news has come to the effect that a former resident of this city was among the victims of the great tragedy in...
Unidentified Newspaper
HENRY BLANK
1949
Henry Blank of 138 Ridgewood Avenue died last Thursday at his home after a short illness. He was 78. Board chairman of Henry Blank Co., Newark jewelry manufacturing concern, Mr. Blank was born in Providence, R.I. He lived in Philadelphia f...
New York Times
SPENCER CODICIL ADMITTED
9th October 1912
Surrogate Recognizes Duplicate of Document Lost with Titanic --- Surrogate Fowler has admitted to probate a copy of the lost codicil of the will of William Augustus Spencer. Mr. Spencer and the codicil went down on the Titanic, April 1...
New York Times
MRS. LOUISE U.-S. JONES IS ENGAGED TO MARRY
26th August 1953
Mrs. J. Hippach Unander-Scharin of Wianno, Mass., formerly of Chicago and Lake Forest, Ill., has announced here the engagement of her daughter, Mrs. Louise Unander-Scharin Jones, to John Maclay Mirkil, son of William I. Mirkil of Meadowlane Farm, New...
New York Times
ANDREW SAKS DEAD AT 65
9th April 1912
President and One of the Founders of Dry Goods House of Saks & Co. --- Andrew Saks, President and one of the founders of Saks & Co., the dry goods house, died yesterday morning in his apartment at Sherry's. Death followed a long illness...
The Times
A COMPARISON WITH THE TITANIC
10th June 1914
Much the most interesting of the personal statements given in answer to questions was made to me by William Clarke, a fireman of Liverpool - actually a survivor of the Titanic disaster - a quiet, matter-of-fact old man with a grey moustache and...
The Times
LORD PIRRIE'S WILL
9th May 1925
WILLIAM JAMES, first VISCOUNT PIRRIE, K.P., of Belgrave-square, W., and Witley Park, Surrey, chairman of Harland and Wolff, Belfast, Lord Mayor of Belfast, 1896-97, who died on board ship in t...
New York Times
BOXER SAYS MRS. DICK WILL WED HIM SOON
17th October 1933
Fiermonte, Back From Bermuda, Declares They Will Marry When She Quits Hospital --- Enzo Fiermonte, the Italian boxer who was refused admittance last week to Bermuda, where he was going to visit Mrs. Madeline Force Astor Dick, widow of J...
The Sun (New York)
MRS. 'WILLIE' CARTER GETS DIVORCE DECREE
16th June 1914
Grounds for the Decision Are Not Disclosed---Couple Were in Titanic Disaster --- PHILADELPHIA, June 15---Mrs. Lucille Polk Carter got a decree of divorce here to-day from William K. Carter. The Carters' country home ...
Asbury Park Evening Press
PENSION FAMILIES OF LOST CLERKS
23rd April 1912
Congress would give $10,000 to Each---Mrs. Gwinn of This City Would Benefit ---------- WASHINGTON, April 23---Resolutions authorizing $10,000 appropriations for the families of each of the three postal clerks who lost their lives on the...
New York Times
MRS. FIERMONTE SUES
3rd May 1938
Former Madeline Astor Seeks Florida Divorce From Boxer --- Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., May 2---Mrs. Madeline Force Astor Dick Fiermonte, filed suit for divorce here today from Enzo Fiermonte, c...
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...
Scannell's New Jersey's First Citizens
JONATHAN H. BLACKWELL

JONATHAN H. BLACKWELL---Born at Hopewell, Mercer County, December 20. 1841; son of Stephen and Francenia (Hunt) Blackwell; married at Hopewell, N. J., on October 5, 1865, to Susan Weart, daughter of Spencer Weart of Hopewell....
 
HARBECK (RED CROSS)

The husband was drowned. He was in the motion picture business, earning about 5,000 dollars a year and was returning from a business trip, bringing films and other property of considerable value, which was lost He is survived by the wife an...
Unidentified Newspaper
FRANK GOLDSMITH, TITANIC SURVIVOR
1982
A former Detroit resident who survived the sinking of the liner Titanic in 1912 is dead at 79. Frank John William Goldsmith died Wednesday in Orlando, Fla., where he had lived since 1979 after retiring from business. The funeral will ...
New York Times
ROCHESTER GIRL IS SAVED
19th April 1912
But Traveling Guardian of Little Miss Bentham Is Missing --- Special to The New York Times --- ROCHESTER, April 18---Lilian Bentham of 11 Kay Terrace is saved on the Carpathia, but her mother is suffering from nervous stra...
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...
 
MURDOCH MEMORIAL PRIZE

STEWARTRY OF KIRKCUDBRIGHT COUNTY COUNCIL EDUCATION COMMITTEE DALBEATTIE HIGH SCHOOL Dalbeattie District School Management Committee hereby certify that CHARLES CONNOR has been the Winner of a Prize of FOUR POUN...
Chicago Daily News
FATHER OVERCOME WITH JOY
17th April 1912
FATHER OVERCOME WITH JOY      Willaim Haines, a publisher, father of Mrs. Marion Smith, who was reported rescued from the doomed vessel, was prostrated with grief when ...
LETTER FROM WILLIAM MELLORS TO HIS MOTHER  - RICHMOND COUNTY CLUB
 
LETTER FROM WILLIAM MELLORS TO HIS MOTHER - RICHMOND COUNTY CLUB
22nd April 1912
New York Monday 22/4/12 c/o Mr. Hale Richmond County Club Dongan Hills Staten Island N.Y. Dear Mother, Just a line to let you know I am getting along much better. ...
Town and Country
AN ENGLISHMAN OF MUCH INTEREST
26th December 1906
Mr. Tyrell William Cavendish, the only son of the late Charles Tyrell Cavendish, who is the fiance of Miss Julie Siegel, is an Englishman of interest.  Very quietly Mr. and Mrs. Henry Siegel made the announcement of the engagement of Mr. Sieg...
 
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...
St. Petersburg Times
DEATH OF ARTHUR OLSEN: WAS ON TITANIC
4th January 1975
St Petersburg,Florida,Survivors,Titanic,Olsen...
The Salt Lake Tribune, Salt Lake City
MEMORIAL IN PROVO FOR TITANIC VICTIM
22nd May 1912
Services to Be Held Friday; No Hope Now of Recovering Body of Mrs. Corbett --- Special to The Tribune --- PROVO, May 31 [sic]--- Memorial services for Mrs. Irene Colvin Corbett, who was one of the victims...
Rahway Daily Record
STORY OF DISASTER TO MAMMOTH LINER FROM A SURVIVOR
19th April 1912
William H. Randolph of This City Hears Sad Account of the Wreck From His Employer’s Widow ---------- MRS. WALTER DOUGLAS SAFE ---------- In Interview She States That Bruce Ismay, After Receiving Warning, Kept Boat at Full ...
Southport Guardian
THE TITANIC : ANOTHER SOUTHPORT VICTIM
24th April 1912
Southport has a more than pathetic interest in the loss of the Titanic in that several of the crew and passengers had local connections. On Saturday we had to record the names of Mr. W. Ennis and Mr. J. Walpole, members of the crew, as being am...
The Nation
STEAD AND FUTRELLE
25th April 1912
article...
New York Times
EILEEN S. S. GILLESPIE TO BE WED ON FEB. 6
3rd January 1934
Her Marriage to John Jacob Astor Will Take Place in St. Thomas Church --- The marriage of Miss Eileen S. S. Gillespie, eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Lewis Gillespie, to John Jacob Astor, son of the late Colonel John Jacob As...
New York Times
MISS LUCILE CARTER A BUD IN NEWPORT
12th August 1916
--- Daughter of Mrs. George Brooke of Philadelphia Greeted by Society Throng --- HER BOW AT DINNER DANCE --- Mrs. Beeckman and Mrs. Perin Fly in Hydröaeroplane with E. E. Dodge---Tennis Tourney Continues ---...
New York Times
MRS. WIDENER NOT TO WED
15th August 1915
Denies Her Reported Engagement to Dr. Hamilton Rice, the Explorer --- Special to The New York Times --- NEWPORT, Aug. 19---Mrs. George D. Widener made an emphatic denial today of her reported engagement to Dr. Hamilton Ric...
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 ...
Transactions of the Devonshire Association
HENRY FORBES JULIAN
1912
'Mr Julian, one of the noble band of heroes who sacrificed their lives in the Titanic disaster on 14 April 1912, so that the women and children might be saved, was the son of Mr Henry Julian, of Cork and Bolton, and belonged to a mixed...
New York Times
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 ...
Cleveland Plain Dealer
TELLS OF WOMEN PULLING AT OARS
19th April 1912
Page 1 Youngstown Woman Relates Story of Escape from Sinking Titanic Men Tire and Passengers Row Boats to Safety From Disaster From reports received from the steamer Carpathia when it docked at New York ...
New York Times
MRS. FIERMONTE'S ESTATE
3rd May 1941
She Left a Gross of $1,149,142 and Net of $983,637 --- Mrs. Madeleine Force Astor Dick Fiermonte, who died on March 27, 1940, left a gross estate of $1,149,142, according to an accounting filed in Surrogate's Court yesterday by P. Lyndo...
Times-Tribune
50 YEARS AFTER: A MEMORY OF THE TITANIC
1962
Rosemary Mossien
BY ROSEMARY MOSSIEN Vivid memories of the horror of the sinking of the "unsinkable" ocean liner Titanic 50 years ago April 15 are recalled by Mrs. John Black, 11 Kay Terrace, only Rochesterian who is a survivor of the tragedy....
Washington Times
TAFT DENIES BUTT WENT ON MISSION TO THANK PONTIFF
22nd April 1912
President Sends Letter to Tennessean Explaining Trip of Military Aide --- President Taft today denied Major Archibald Butt was returning from a mission to Rome when he went to his death on the luckless Tiatnic. ...
 
60 OF TITANIC DEAD TO BE BURIED TO-DAY
1912
Speedy Interment of Many Unidentified Bodies in Halifax Becomes Necessary --- SEARCH IN MORGUE KEEPS UP --- Funeral Ship Minia, Which Picks Up 15, Ordered to Report No...
Unidentified Newspaper
WITNESSES PROVE STUMBLING BLOCK
May 1912
Recalcitrant witnesses hinder Senate inquiry; Senator Smith fails to establish facts......
Chicago Tribune
STEAD'S CLAIRVOYANT MISSED
17th April 1912
Journalist Said He Was Told He Would Be Imprisoned, Then Kicked to Death in London Streets...
New York Times
STEAD'S FAREWELL TALK
6th May 1907
We're So Busy, He Thinks, We Don't Realize What Our Mission is --- William T. Stead, editor of The London Review of Reviews, made his last address on his present visit to this country before the Young Men's Christia...
 
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...
New York Times
ASTOR SALE LIKELY TO HELP MRS. DICK
1st August 1922
Permission to Dispose of Trust Property Would Raise Her Income to $60,000 --- NOW GETS $43,000 [sic] FROM IT --- Trustee Has Offer of $1,200,000 for Realty In West Thirty-Fourth Street---Affects Vincent --- A...
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,...
New York Times
EXPLORER RICE WEDS MRS. G. D. WIDENER
7th October 1915
Law Requiring Five Days' Delay After Securing License Waived by a Court Order --- PLANS FOR SECRECY FAIL --- Bishop Lawrence Officiates at Ceremony in Emmanuel Church Vestry Witnessed by Twelve Persons --- Sp...
Thomasville Times-Enterprise
DURANT'S DAUGHTER IN NEVADA
16th July 1928
DURANT'S DAUGHTER IN NEVADA FOR PURPOSE OF SECURING DIVORCE...
 
TITANIC VICTIMS BURIED AT FAIRVIEW LAWN CEMETERY

Row 1 ...
Chicago Inter Ocean
CHICAGOAN CREATES SCENE IN OFFICES OF THE WHITE STAR LINE
19th April 1912
Special Dispatch to the Inter Ocean New York, April 18—Late this afternoon John Gillespie of Chicago, accompanied by a friend, entered the offices of the White Star line. His voice rang through the big rooms as he demanded informati...
The Sun (New York)
MEDIUM TELLS OF WORD FROM STEAD
14th May 1912
Swoons At Seance, Then Re-enacts "Last Scenes Aboard the Titanic" --- Special Cable Despatch to THE SUN --- MANCHESTER, May 13---The Daily Despatch says that it hears that a message was...
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....
New York Times
WILL OF LORILLARD SPENCER
2nd April 1912
Bulk of His Estate Left to Mrs. Spencer in Trust for Life --- Special to The New York Times --- NEWPORT, R. I., April 1---The will of Lorillard Spencer, who died in New York last month, was filed for probate to-day, and di...
TITANIC SURVIVORS' UNTIMELY DEATHS
Titanica!
TITANIC SURVIVORS' UNTIMELY DEATHS
26th September 2017
45 Titanic survivors who died young or in tragic circumstances......
New York Times
MAURETANIA'S CAPTAIN IS HONORED BY KING
3rd July 1926
Roston [sic]Is Made a K. B. E. in Delayed Birthday List---48 Other Knights Created --- Copyright, 1926, by The New York Times Company --- Special Cable to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- LONDON, July 2---The King's Bi...
 
HOLD FAMILY INFORMATION

In this article, to avoid confusion, the Stephen Hold lost on Titanic is referred to as Stephen jnr and his father as Stephen snr. Porthoustock in the parish of St Keverne is a small fishing village located close to the southern tip of...
CALEDONIA
Voyage
CALEDONIA
11th June 2005
John P. Eaton
Anchor Line On 9 April at 2:55 p.m. Caledonia, eastbound New York-Glasgow, relayed to Bulgaria an ice warning received earlier from Cassandra. Port of Registry: Glasgow Flag of ...
New York Times
FIREMEN OVERCOME BY SMOKE
7th November 1893
Stubborn Fire in the Cellar of 679 Broadway---One Man in the Hospital --- For two hours last evening firemen fought a fire in the sub-cellar of the five-story building 679 Broadway, adjoining the Broadway Central Hotel. Dense, stifling ...
New York Times
COL. JOHN JACOB ASTOR
16th April 1912
Wealthy Society Man and an Author and Inventor as Well --- Col. John Jacob Astor, the American head of the Astor family, has held a prominent place in the life of this city for many years. Not alone has he been a conspicuous club member...
New York Times Book Review
THE AUTHOR OF "AN OKLAHOMA ROMANCE"
19th October 1901
The author of "An Oklahoma Romance," the story of a love affair complicated with a land claim, which the Century Company are publishing, is Mrs. Helen Churchill Candee. She is a New Yorker of a family that has been well known in the metropolis for...
New York Times
WEDDING PLANNED BY ELLEN FRENCH
16th June 1934
Invitations Are Sent Out for Marriage to John Jacob Astor 3d on June 30 --- BRIDAL TO BE IN NEWPORT --- Rev. S. C. Hughes Will Officiate at Rites in Trinity Church---Reception at Mapleshade --- Special to THE...
Unidentified Newspaper
MRS. ADA PERINE, 92, SURVIVED TITANIC SINKING
1967
Mrs. Ada Perine, 92, who 55 years ago survived the sinking of the "unsinkable" luxury liner Titanic, died Sunday at the Maryland Masonic Home for the Aged in Cockeysville, where she had lived since 1953. Mrs. Perine, then Mrs. Ada Ball, was...
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 ...
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
TITANIC: MORE BODIES FOUND: FIFTEEN IDENTIFIED
23rd April 1912
The White Star Line this morning made public the following wireless communication, giving the names in the additional list of those recovered in the Titanic disaster:...
 
GOODWIN FAMILY 1911 CENSUS
2nd April 1911
Name Relationship To Head of Household ...
Stirling Observer
IN MEMORIAM WILLIAM YOUNG MOYES
23rd April 1912
The news received last week of the awful wreck of the Titanic seems to have stupefied the British and American nations - indeed, has cast a gloom over the whole world - and while the loss of every life is deplored, and every act of heroism and self-s...
 
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...
FUNERAL OF A TITANIC VICTIM IN CORNWALL
Daily Mirror
FUNERAL OF A TITANIC VICTIM IN CORNWALL
31st May 1912
...
Newark Star
DRUNKEN INDIAN IN PASSENGER'S HOME
19th April 1912
Former Employee Sleeps in Bed of Doctor Who Sailed on Titanic --- MIDDLETOWN, N. Y., April 18---While the friends of William C. Dulles of Philadelphia, who has a summer home at Goshen, a passenger on the lost Titanic, were awaiting with...
 
PROFILE FROM THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS
1898
William Edward Hipkins (1858 - 1912) MIMechE Elected: Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, 1898 Designation: Managing Director Business address: Soho Foundry, Smethwick, Birmingham ...
Dumfries and Galloway Standard and Advertiser
MR. WILLIAM MURDOCH (1)
11th May 1912
Mrs. Murdoch the widow of the late Lieutenant Murdoch, First Officer of the ill-fated liner, has received the following letter: Hotel Continental, Washington, April 24th, 1912. Dear Mrs. Murdoch, - I am writing on behalf of the surviving officers to ...
New York Times
GAVE LIVES FOR THE MAILS
21st April 1912
Postal Clerks Worked in Two Feet of Water---Hitchcock Aids Kinsmen --- Special to The New York Times --- WASHINGTON, April 20---Postmaster General Hitchcock to-day addressed a communication to Chairman John A. Moon of the ...
Newark Evening News
SAY LIFEBOAT COULD HAVE HELD TEN MORE
20th April 1912
Special Service of the NEWS BERNARDSVILLE, April 20---That the lifeboat which bore them from the Titanic might easily have contained ten more passengers, is the statement of Mrs. Jane Herman and her twin daughters, the Misses Kate and ...
Sunday Post
TITANIC SURVIVOR'S RASH ACT
25th September 1921
There was an echo of the Titanic disaster at a St Pancras inquest to-day on William Arthur Lucas, a seaman. Lucas was on the Leeds to London corridor express on Wednesday night, and on the arrival of the train at King's Cro...
New York Times
LEGAL NOTICE
24th May 1910
SUPREME COURT-STATE OF NEW YORK, New York County.---In the matter of the Petition of LUCILE, LIMITED, for authority to change its name to LUCILE, LIMITED, NEW YORK AND PARIS.--Notice is hereby given that Lucile, Limited, a corporation organized ...
New York Times
JOHN J. ASTOR 5TH, 79; SON OF BUILDER OF HOTEL
27th June 1992
John Jacob Astor 5th, a descendant of one of America's most fabled merchant princes, died yesterday at his home in Miami Beach. He was 79 years old. His death was reported by two of his cousins, R. Thornton Wilson, and Stephen Spencer,...
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. ...
Cokato Enterprise
MRS. WM. LAHTINEN DIES WITH HUSBAND
25th April 1912
Refuses Chance to Be Saved and Both Go Down With Ill-Fated Titanic     Refusing to be parted from her husband, and preferring death to separation, is the thrilling story relat...
 
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...
New York Times
TWO MEN HURT ON OLYMPIC
25th January 1912
President Ismay Sails on Her to Return on New Titanic...
Trenton Evening Times
BLACKWELL HAD HEAVY INSURANCE ACCIDENT POLICY FOR $33,000
4th May 1912
Carried by Trenton Victim of the Titanic Besides the large personal estate, in securities, variously estimated at between $110,000 and $200,000, left by Stephen W. Blackwell, who lost his life on the Titanic, he also carried accident ...
New York Times
COL. ASTOR'S FUNERAL
4th May 1912
Services at Rhlnebeck To-day, but Burial in Trinity Cemetery Here --- RHINEBECK May 3---The funeral service of Col. John Jacob Astor will be held to-morrow at noon in the Episcopal Church of the Messiah, of which he was Warden for sixte...
99TH ANNIVERSARY OF TITANIC'S SINKING COMMEMORATED IN BELFAST
Titanic Stories
99TH ANNIVERSARY OF TITANIC'S SINKING COMMEMORATED IN BELFAST
16th May 2011
15th April 2011 was the 99th anniversary of Titanic’s foundering after hitting an iceberg in mid Atlantic. In towns and cities throughout the world, the event is remembered in simple ceremonies. ...
HELL-RAISING THE TITANIC
Titanica!
HELL-RAISING THE TITANIC
29th September 2017
Titanic Tales of Murder, bigamy, assault, spying, slavery, child abduction, reckless driving, sedition......
New York Times
TWO RECEIVE SHARES IN ELKINS 27 MILLION
11th August 1937
G. D. Widener and Mrs. Dixon of Pennsylvania to Get Income From $13,500,000 --- Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- NORRISTOWN, Pa., Aug. 10---George D. Widener of Whitemarsh and his sister, Mrs. Eleanor Widener Dixon of E...
Atlantic City Daily Press
2 SURVIVORS OF TITANIC ARRIVE
3rd May 1912
Major Hayes Entertains Mr. and Mrs. E. Z. Taylor at Apollo Theatre. ---------- ‘NAUGHTY MARIETTA’ HELPS THEM FORGET ---------- Mr. and Mrs. E. Z. Taylor, of London, two of the survivors of the Ti...
 
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. ...
New York Times
MOTHER OF ASTOR TO ATTEND BRIDAL
30th June 1934
Despite Illness, Mrs. Fiermonte Goes Alone to Newport for Marriage to Miss French --- FORMER HUSBAND A GUEST --- W. K. Dick to Be in Trinity Church Today---Rehearsal for the Ceremony Takes Place --- Special ...
New York Times
TITANIC SURVIVOR HURT
6th June 1912
W. E. Carter, Thrown in Bryn Mawr Polo Game, Lands on His Head --- Special to The New York Times --- PHILADELPHIA, Penn., June 5---William E. Carter, who pulled an oar in Ismay's boat in the escape from the Titanic disaste...
Worcester Telegram
WALTER PORTER AMONG THOSE ON TITANIC
16th April 1912
Miss. Carrie Endres Sister of Worcester Man Also on Board Lost Liner When The Telegram informed Mrs. Albert J. Gifford, 9 King street last night that the 318(?) saloon passengers on the wrecked Titanic had been reported saved and would...
Evening Bulletin
MRS. A. H. RICE DIES IN PARIS AT 69
14th July 1937
Wife of Explorer and Surgeon Was Widow of G. D. Widener --- Mrs. Alexander Hamilton Rice, the former Eleanor Elkins, of this city, died suddenly yesterday at her home in Paris. She was 69. Mrs. Rice's first husband was G...
New York Times
MISS M. GRAHAM WEDS
7th June 1914
Married to Eugene M. Moore---Bride a Titanic Survivor --- Special to The New York Times --- GREENWICH, Conn., June 6---Miss Margaret Graham, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William T. Graham of Belle Haven was married this aftern...
The Times
HARLAND, SIR EDWARD J.
25th December 1895
OBITUARY --- SIR EDWARD HARLAND, M.P. Sir Edward James Harland, Bart., M. P. for North Belfast, died suddenly yesterday morning at his residence, Glenfarne-hall, Enniskillen. He was found dead in bed. Except for a chill...
New York Times
VINCENT ASTOR AS HEAD OF HIS FAMILY
17th April 1912
Would Probably Share $100,000,000 Estate With Stepmother in Event of His Father's Death --- IS NOT YET 21 YEARS OF AGE --- Settlement of $10,000,000 Upon Col. Astor's First Wife Believed to Comprise His Daughter's Share...
Camden Post-Telegram
MANY MOURN FOR MR. FRED. SUTTON
20th April 1912
Haddonfield Man Who Went Down With Titanic in Numerous Corporations --- BUDGET OF GOSSIP FROM THE BOROUGH --- As no word has been received concerning Frederick Sutton, of Haddonfield, it seems certain that he perish...
Croydon Times
THORNTON HEATH FAMILY AMONG THE MISSING
20th April 1912
The loss of the Titanc has affected Croydon in at least one case, and that case a particularly pathectic one, it is believed that a whole Thornton Heath family has been lost, together with some relations who saild with them. Mr. and Mr...
New York Times
MRS. DICK RETURNS; CARRIED TO HOSPITAL
4th November 1933
Still Suffering From Effect of Broken Arm, Doctor Says---Silent on Boxer --- Mrs. Madeleine Force Astor Dick, former widow of the late John Jacob Astor and divorced wife of William K. Dick, returned from Bermuda yesterday on the Monarch...
 
DISPOSITION OF TITANIC VICTIMS' BODIES

List of recovered Titanic victim's bodies and what became of them...
 
INTERMENTS IN THE GRACIE PLOT

Lot # 971-974, Plot: Catalpa, Sec. 23 & 24, Area 1024' Deed # 609 Aff. # 4,757. Archibald Gracie IV, died 12/4/1912, age 54 Constance Julie, wife of Archibald Gracie, IV died 12 December 1937, age 88 Co...
New York Times
MRS. J. J. ASTOR IS WED TO WM. K. DICK
23rd June 1916
Simple Ceremony in Little Episcopal Chapel in Bar Harbor, with Sunshine as Good Omen --- FATHER GIVES BRIDE AWAY --- Relatives and a Few Friends at Nuptials, While Police Keep Crowd at Distance---Leave for California...
Shore Press
COMPTON CARRIED HEAVY INSURANCE
5th May 1912
Accident Policy For $29,000 Held by Lakewood Victim of the Titanic ---------- Besides the large personal estate in securities, variously estimated at between $110,000 and $200,000, left by Stephen W. Blackwell of Trenton, he als...
New York Times
SON FOR MRS. ASTOR; NAMED FOR FATHER
15th August 1912
Both Mother and Baby Said to be Very Well, the Child Strong and Well Formed --- ROSES FROM VINCENT ASTOR --- And Many Congratulations from Friends---Baby Is the Sixth John Jacob Astor --- Mrs. Madeleine Force...
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....
Brooklyn Daily Times
SORROW AT HARDER HOME DESPITE HOPEFUL MESSAGES
16th April 1912
Word was received at the home of Victor A. Harder, at 117 Eighth avenue, that his son George A. Harder and the latter’s young bride, who was Mrs. Dorothy Annan, of Manhattan, daughter of the late Edward Annan, of Brooklyn, who were passengers on the ...
Standard Union
COL. ASTOR BURIED IN GRAVE BESIDE MOTHER
4th May 1912
Body Brought to Manhattan After Funeral Services at Rhinecliff --- The body of John Jacob Astor was buried this afternoon beside the grave of his mother in Trinity Cemetery, on Washington Heights. The funeral services were held at Rhin...
Washington Times
SURVIVOR TELLS OF THE HEROISM OF CLARENCE MOORE
22nd April 1912
Robert W. Daniels Says Banker Went to His Death Like a Man --- Stories of the heroism and resignation with which Clarence Moore, the well-known local banker and horseman of international repute, went to his death on the deck of the Tita...
New York Times
J. P. MORGAN SAILS; IS GOING TO EGYPT
31st December 1911
No Worry in Washington, Where He Is to Testify Some Time About Steel and Money --- NOT ON PASSENGER LIST --- Lords Deceis [sic; should be "Decies"] and Camoys, with Their American Brides, Also on th...
 
WILLIAM AND FLORENCE ANGLE (RED CROSS)

The husband was drowned. He was returning with his wife from a visit to her family in England. There are no children. He was a tile se...
New York Times
COL. ASTOR'S WIFE SEEKS SEPARATION
27th October 1909
Lawyer Appointed Referee by Justice Mills to Take Testimony in the Case --- GREAT SECRECY ABOUT IT --- Suit Comes Nearly a Year After Mrs. William Astor's Death---Col. Astor Yachting with His Son --- Mrs. Ava...
 
FRANK ANDREW FAMILY INFORMATION

The following biography has been compiled with the assistance of descendants of Frank Andrew who reside in Cornwall. It should be pointed out that no birth certificate exists for Frank despite extensive searching and it should also be made known tha...
New York Times
COL. ASTOR WEDS MADELEINE FORCE
10th September 1911
Early Morning Ceremony at Beechwood, the Bridegroom's Newport Home --- REJECTS CLERICAL CARPENTER --- Dr. Joseph Lambert Officiates in Place of the Rev. Mr. Straight---Colonel for Remarriage Only Once --- Spe...
 
LETTER FROM THE DIOCESAN VICAR GENERAL TO WILLIAM BYLES
28th August 1912
Bishop's House My dear Mr. Byles, Last mail brought me the obituary card of your dear Rev. Brother; I have prayed for him, but to tell the truth, I am much more inclined to ask him to pray for me, to get through his inte...
New York Evening Journal
MRS. ASTOR ABLE TO GREET FAMILY
21st April 1912
HAS PARTLY RECOVERED FROM SHOCK AND EXPOSURE, HER PHYSICIAN ANNOUNCES Mrs. John Jacob Astor was able to leave her bed yesterday for the first time since she returned on board the Carpathia Thursday night after bein...
Syracuse Herald
REMAINS OF REGINALD HALE WILL BE SENT TO ENGLAND
28th April 1912
To Send Hale’s Body to England. The remains of Reginald Hale, the sturdy young Englishman who left his Somersetshire home some nine years ago to come to Auburn and make his home, were picked up at sea this week...
 
MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE (1)
1911
CERTIFIED COPY OF AN ENTRY OF MARRIAGE GENERAL REGISTER OFFICE...
 
MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE: GOODWIN
25th December 1894
1894 Marriage Solemnnized at the Parish Church in the Parish of...
Asbury Park Evening Press
MRS. GWINN IS NOT AT POINT OF DEATH
26th April 1912
Wife of Titanic’'s Mail Chief Feels Loss Keenly but is Not Ill ---------- Metropolitan newspapers this morning all published stories to the effect that Mrs. William Logan Gwinn, wife of the chief mail clerk of the l...
 
MISS EARNSHAW'S MYSTERIOUS SECOND CLASS LIST
1912
A member of the Association Francaise du Titanic owns a very strange document, which he inherited from Miss Earnshaw. At the time she gave him it, he did not thought that it would be the source of many questions and just accepted it. Miss Earn...
Newark Evening News
JERSEY DEATH ROLL DETAILS
19th April 1912
Besides Residents of This State, Many Victims Had Connections Here ---------- ANGUISH OF THE RELATIVES ---------- In addition to the New Jersey residents who lost their lives in the disaster, fourteen more who met death had friends and r...
 
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...
 
EVELYN MARSDEN - DEATH CERTIFICATE
1938
DEATH REGISTERED IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA  NAME OF DECEASED: Evelyn James...
Daily Home News
ROEBLING WENT DOWN IN TITANIC
19th April 1912
TRENTON, April 19---Ferdinand W. Roebling, jr., of 216 West Statestreet, late last night telephoned from New York to this city saying that neither Washington A. Roebling, 2d, nor Stephen W. Blackwell was among the rescued passengers on the Carpathia ...
Camden Daily Courier
SURE SUTTON HAS PERISHED AT SEA
20th April 1912
Relatives Return From New York Feeling Sure He Went Down on Titanic --- A DAY'S EVENTS AT HADDONFIELD --- Haddonfield, N. J., April 20---No word has yet been received concerning the whereabouts of Frederick Sutton, and it ...
New York Times
R. W. DANIEL MARRIES MRS. C. B. CHRISTIAN
11th October 1929
President of Liberty National Bank Weds as Third Wife Distant Relative in Virginia --- Special to The New York Times --- RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 10---Robert W. Daniel, president of the Liberty National Bank of New York, and Mr...
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 ...
New York Times
PEACE MEN MOURN THEIR LOSS
21st April 1912
Andrew Carnegie Signs Resolutions of Regret for Five Members --- The National Committee for the celebration of the one hundredth anniversary of peace among English-speaking peoples in 1914-1915 sent out yesterday this resolution passed ...
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...
Evening Star
MAIL CLERK O. S. WOODY WAS LOYAL TO THE LAST
22nd April 1912
STROVE WITH HIS ASSOCIATES TO SAVE THE MAIL MATTER ON THE TITANIC James M Woody of Roxboro, N.C. reached here Saturday afternoon to make inquiry about the death of his brother, Oscar S. Woody, mail clerk, who was among the victims of t...
New York Times
STRAUS MEMORIAL MEETING
4th May 1912
Mayor Gaynor, Bishop Gailor, and Andrew Carnegie Will Take Part in It --- A civic memorial meeting for Mr. and Mrs. Isidor Straus will be held in Carnegie Hall Sunday afternoon, May 12, at 4 o'clock. Justice Samuel Greenbaum, President ...
New York Times
MARITAL RIFT OVER, FIERMONTE RADIOS
31st January 1935
Italian Boxer Sends Word From Ship on Which Wife Sailed Suddenly on Saturday --- A DIVORCE WAS RUMORED --- Couple Were Wed Here Late in 1933---She Is the Former Mrs. Madeleine Force Astor Dick --- Enzo Fierm...
Newark Evening News
HENRY BLANK, 76, GLEN RIDGE, DIES
17th March 1949
Head of Newark Jewelry Concern Was Titanic Disaster Survivor --- Henry Blank, board chairman of Henry Blank Co., Newark jewelry manufacturing concern, died today at his home, 138 Ridgewood avenue, Glen Ridge, after a short illness. He ...
Newark Star
WHY WAS THE NEWS SUPPRESSED
19th April 1912
A reporter for The Newark Star managed to get aboard the Carpathia and made his way to the bridge, where he had an interview with Captain Rostrom [sic] as to why the news of the wreck and the condition of the survivors had been withheld. The followin...
Washington Times
J. J. ASTOR ACTED BRAVELY, DECLARE MANY WHO SAW HIM
19th April 1912
Millionaire Kissed His Bride Good-by, Saluted, and Then Stepped Back to Allow Women to Get Into Boats --- NEW YORK, April 19---Col. John Jacob Astor kissed his bride good-by as he placed her in the waiting lifeboat. Then he drew himself...
Daily Home News
JERSEY PEOPLE WHO HAD RELATIVES ON BOARD
17th April 1912
PERTH AMBOY, April 17---Great anxiety in [sic] felt in this city by the members of the Parker, Jaudon, Marsh and Hechheimer families, who had near and distant relatives among the passengers on the ill-fated Titanic. Owner of Local Plan...
Paterson Evening News
CHARLES JOUGHIN RITES TOMORROW; TITANIC SURVIVOR
10th December 1956
A service for Charles Joughin, 78, of 574 E. 23rd St., who survived the sinking of the trans-Atlantic liner, Titanic, will be held tomorrow at 2 p.m. at the R. Charles D. Legg and Sons Home for Funerals, 384 Broadway. The Rev. Wi...
 
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...
 
OUR GOD, OUR HELP IN AGES PAST

(O God, Our Help in Ages Past) The Hymn "Our God, our help in ages past" was recalled by Colonel Archibald Gracie, as the last to be sung at the morning service, presided over by Ca...
TITANIC SOCIETY TO COMMEMORATE 99 YEARS SINCE THE LOSS OF THE SHIP
Belfast Titanic Society
TITANIC SOCIETY TO COMMEMORATE 99 YEARS SINCE THE LOSS OF THE SHIP
13th April 2011
On Friday 15th April at 12 noon, members of the Belfast Titanic Society will gather at Belfast City Hall to remember those from the city who were lost aboard RMS Titanic in 1912. Wreaths will be placed at the Titanic Memorial, on the Donegall Square East side of the City Hall grounds....
Laguna Beach Post
TITANIC SURVIVOR MEMORIAL SERVICE
25th January 1962
Lilian Minahan Obituary...
New York Times
THE BIGGEST LINER IS NOW IN PORT
17th May 1907
Adriatic Arrives After a Very Successful Maiden Voyage --- NO JARS ON THE TRIP --- Passengers Give Praise for Smoothness of Voyage on New White Star Liner --- The Adriatic, the biggest of transatlantic ...
 
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
MRS. JOHN J. ASTOR TO MARRY W. K. DICK
18th June 1916
The New York Times. 18 June 1916 --- Four Years a Widow, She Gives up Income of Millions for Love of Girlhood Friend --- LOSES FIFTH AV. MANSION --- Trust from Husband Goes to Vincent Astor, W...
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...
Paterson Morning Call
CHARLES JOUGHIN, TITANIC SURVIVOR, DIES IN HOSPITAL
10th December 1956
Charles Joughin, 78, who was chief baker and one of the survivors of the luxury liner Titanic which sunk [sic] on its maiden trip in April, 1912 in the Atlantic, died yesterday in the Barnert Memorial...
The World Evening Edition (New York)
MAURETANIA FORCED TO SLOW BY ICEBERGS IN PATH
19th July 1912
MAURETANIA SLOWS DOWN WHEN WARNED LIKE TITANIC OF ICEBERG IN HER PATH...
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....
MOUNT TEMPLE TEMP'S MEMORIES
Titanica!
MOUNT TEMPLE TEMP'S MEMORIES
8th October 2009
Senan Molony
THE replacement Fourth Officer of the Mount Temple on her homeward voyage in April 1912 was a m...
The Times
THE CUNARD STEAMER CARPATHIA
27th April 1903
From Wednesday morning until that of Saturday of last week a party of visitors, which included Sir William White (late Director of Naval Construction), Messrs Moorhouse and Maxwell (General Manager and a director of the Cunard Company), were carri...
Evening Ledger (Philadelphia)
PHILADELPHIANS WILL BRAVE OCEAN TRIP
8th May 1915
Lusitania sinking fails to deter passengers from Philadelphia...
 
PITMAN'S CAREER

MBE awarded March 1946. Purser SS Mataroa of the Shaw, Savill and Albion Company Ltd. Awarded for long and meritorious service at sea and in dangerous waters during the war. He served as a Purser for the company for 20 ...
 
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...
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
ASTOR GAVE UP LIFEBOAT SEAT
19th April 1912
Colonel Obeyed Order Women and Children Go First, Smilingly....
Binghamton Press
SEVERAL VICTIMS OF TITANIC DISASTER WELL-KNOWN IN CITY
18th April 1912
Arthur Ryerson and W. F. Hoyt Among Them; Mrs.  Cassebeer Safe Among the locally known people who are believed to have been lost in the Titanic disaster is Arthur Ryerson of Chicago, who, with his wife, two daug...
Unidentified Newspaper
DIGBY COUNTY AND THE TITANIC DISASTER...

Question: What do the sinking of the Titanic and Digby County have in common? Answer: The rescue ship, Carpathia's Chief Officer was Thomas W. Hankinson. Thomas William Hankinson, born 1857, was ...
 
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...
New York Times
PRESIDENT TAFT STUNNED
16th April 1912
Wires White Star Line for News of Major Butt --- Special to The New York Times --- WASHINGTON, April 15---President Taft did not know of the sinking of the Titanic or of the danger of his old friend, Major Archibald Butt, ...
PUNCH WYNN POPS UP
Chester Observer
PUNCH WYNN POPS UP
14th January 1939
Recently, while strolling the deck of a big liner, my attention was drawn to an old sailor. I addressed a deck steward who stood near by — "Who Is that old fell...
Newark Evening News
JUST TOLD SEA TOOK HUSBAND
26th April 1912
News that Gwinn Perished on Titanic Long Kept from Asbury Park Woman WAS MAIL CLERK ON LINER Special Service of the NEWS ASBURY PARK, April 26---It was not unti...
Chicago Daily News
TITANIC : NAMES NOT ON SAILING LIST
16th April 1912
List of survivors whose names do not appear on the original sailing list, probably includes a large number of those who took the ship at Cherbourg...
New York Times
PROFILE OF W T STEAD
16th April 1912
English Editor and Author of "If Christ Came to Chicago."...
New York Times
PARTNER SAYS SMART DIDN'T SIGN THE WILL
5th March 1913
This Document of Titanic Victim Was Much Discussed Because No Children Were Mentioned --- AND NONE WERE EVER FOUND --- Fortune Reputed Great, but it Turned Out to be Very Small---Constance H. Baldwin Brings Suit ---...
THE CAVE LIST
 
THE CAVE LIST
10th April 1912
When the body of...
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...
San Francisco Chronicle
DR. WASHINGTON DODGE DIES AT LOCAL HOSPITAL
1st July 1919
Section 2, page 13, columns 7-8 [Photo] Gunshot Wound, Inflicted in Attempt to Kill Himself June 21, Causes Death RELATIVES AT BEDSIDE Financier and Ex-Assessor Unconscious for 3 Days Befo...
New York Times
TO HONOR WIRELESS HEROES
1st May 1915
To Dedicate Jack Philips Titanic Memorial Fountain May 12 --- At a meeting yesterday afternoon in the Maritime Exchange, 78 Broad Street, plans were completed for the dedication of the Jack Philips Titanic memorial fountain at the base ...
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...
Chicago Evening Post
AMERICANS IN PARIS MOURN LOST KINSMEN
16th April 1912
Hundreds in French Capital Had Relatives Aboard the Titanic...
Dundalk Democrat
WILLIAM CLARK : FLIRTING WITH DEATH
27th June 1914
If ever a fireman bore a charmed life it is Fireman William Clark, of the ill-fated liner Empress of Ireland. An insatiable thirst for adventure has carried him all over the world. He has heard the thunder of big guns on the wa...
New York Times
PASSENGERS FROM EUROPE GRIEVED
8th September 1901
[Note: U.S. President William McKinley was shot by an assassin on 6 September 1901, and died on 14 September.] Heard with Amazement About the Shooting of the President ---------- News Casts Gloom Over Big Liner...
 
ETERNAL FATHER, STRONG TO SAVE

The Hymn "Eternal Father, Strong to Save" was one of those sung at the hymn service lead by Revd. Ernest Courtenay Carter. William Whiting (1825-1878) wrote the lyrics, in 1860, as a poem for a student about to sail for America. T...
New York Post
198 FROM THE CREW SAFE
19th April 1912
An early roster of rescued Titanic seamen, reported after the Carpathia docked in New York City......
1914: MURDOCH SAVES LINER FROM ICEBERG
Titanica!
1914: MURDOCH SAVES LINER FROM ICEBERG
6th February 2004
Senan Molony
Murdoch, in death, re-wrote the seamanship manual for best practice....
San Francisco Examiner
DR. DODGE DIES FROM WOUNDS HE INFLICTED
1st July 1919
Page 8, column 1 Former Banker, Assessor and Supervisor Succumbs Nine Days After Attempt at Suicide Funeral Service Will Be Held on Thursday Morning: Bishop Nichols Will Be in Charge Dr. Washington Dodg...
New York Times
ASTOR BEQUESTS HAVE ALL BEEN PAID
29th April 1914
Cost of Administering Estate to Date, with Transfer Tax, Foots Up $3,305,480 --- $24,715,478 DISTRIBUTED --- The Four Executors File Their First Judicial Accounting, Covering Personal Property Only --- The fi...
Camden Post-Telegram
MR. SUTTON'S BODY TO BE SENT HOME
27th April 1912
Dr. Tomlin, of Haddonfield, in Halifax to Care for Corpse of Titanic Victim -- WIDENER'S BODY IS BURIED AT SEA --- Dr. F. H. Tomlin, of Haddonfield, is in Halifax, N. S., to receive the body of Frederick Sutt...
New York Times
TITANIC WRECK ECHO AT HOE LIBRARY SALE
17th April 1912
Harry E. Widener, on Sunk Liner, Expected to Attend Part III. Sessions --- SAW BOOKS BEFORE SAILING --- Caxton "Golden Legend" Bring $3,100---$1,400 Paid for Christopher Columbus's "Epistola” --- "The Golden ...
THE UNFORTUNATE TALE OF LITTLE WALTEE
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THE UNFORTUNATE TALE OF LITTLE WALTEE
4th August 2012
Dave Fredericks
Dave Fredericks explores the tragic story of Little Waltee, the four-year-old son of Titanic Trimmer Walter Fredericks....
New York Times
COL. ASTOR TO WED MADELEINE FORCE
2nd August 1911
Father of 18-Year-Old Debutante in Society Announces the Engagement --- MET JUST A YEAR AGO --- Col. Astor's Marked Attentions Soon Gave Rise to Rumors of Betrothal- Wedding Plans Not Yet Made --- Formal anno...
Chicago Daily News
SAVED BY MRS. ASTOR FROM DEATH IN OCEAN
27th April 1912
Ernest Person, Titanic Passenger, Arrives at Indiana Harbor And Relates Rescue Struggled in the Water Declares Widow of Millionaire New Yorker Begged Crew to Drag Him Into Lifeboat ...
The Greenwich News
MOORE-GRAHAM
14th June 1914
SUMMER RESIDENTS IN LARGE NUMBERS ATTEND SOCIETY AFFAIR The wedding of Miss Margaret, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William T. Graham of New York and Belle Haven, and Eugene Maxwell Moore, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles A. Moore...
New York Times
TITANIC VICTIM'S ESTATE (2)
10th July 1914
W. A. Spencer Left Property Worth $2,218,650 --- William Augustus Spencer, who was drowned when the Titanic sank on April 15, 1912, left a net estate of $2,218,650, according to an appraisal filed yesterday. The beneficiaries are Mrs. M...
The Sun (New York)
MR. MORGAN'S BODY TAKEN TO HIS HOME
12th April 1912
Flag Draped Coffin Followed by Relatives From the Liner France --- QUIET TRIP FROM HAVRE --- The steamship France, with the body of J. P. Morgan, came up the bay late yesterday afternoon past flags at hal...
Titanic Review
NEW TITANIC BOOKS FOCUS ON CANADIAN CONNECTIONS
10th May 2012
Michael Poirier
The 100th anniversary has given us two books on Titanic's Canadian connections......
 
ARTHUR LARNED RYERSON : FAMILY INFORMATION

Arthur Larned Ryerson was born on 12th January 1851 in Chicago, the son of Joseph Turner Ryerson (1813-1883) and Ellen Griffin Larned (1827-1881). He had three younger siblings: Edward Larned (b. 1855), Eleanor (b. 1858) and Josephine (b. 1865)...
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...
PLUCKED FROM THE SEA?
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PLUCKED FROM THE SEA?
11th July 1999
Peter Engberg and Tad Fitch
Survivors' Claims Reconsidered...
Cleveland Plain Dealer
JOY AND SADNESS COME WITH NEWS
20th April 1912
Happiness or Gloom Seizes Ohio Relatives of Titanic Passengers Memorial Services to be Held for Youngstown Business Man Gladness mingled with grief yesterday when word came that two persons mourned by relatives in Clev...
The Times
TITANIAN - ECHO OF TITANIC
27th April 1935
Cargo vessel's encounter with ice...
War Cry!
WAR CRY! THE SALVATION ARMY

Jay Rogers
While women weep as they do now I'll fight! While little children go hungry as they do now I'll fight! While men go to prison, in and out, in and out I'll fight! I'll fight to the very end!  General William Boo...
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...
Evening Bulletin
HAD PREMONITION OF DISASTER
17th April 1912
Nurse in Home of Mrs. J. B. Earnshaw Distrusted Early Despatches of Safety of Passengers --- A curious instance of the premonitions which are communicated to members of a family or even a household in time of disaster, was illustrated i...
 
LETTER FROM WILLIAM MELLORS TO DOROTHY OCKENDEN
9th May 1912
Richmond County Country Club, N.Y.: ''Dear Dorothy (Ockenden), I was so pleased to receive your letter and to find you had not forgotten me. I had intended writing to you before but I was ashamed of my writing. You see ...
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
MANY SERMONS ON TITANIC
19th April 1912
Memorial Services to Be Held in Brooklyn Churches Next Sunday....
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...
Akron Beacon Journal
AKRON WOMEN TELL THRILLING STORIES OF THEIR RESCUE FROM THE DOOMED SHIP
20th April 1912
HOCKING AND RICHARDS FAMILIES SAT IN WATER A FOOT DEEP IN A LIFE BOAT Mrs. Emily Richards Tells a Thrilling Story of the Escape of Herself and Her Relatives From the Titanic (Special Dispatch to the Beacon Journal)...
GEORGE A. BRERETON - MYSTERY MAN
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GEORGE A. BRERETON - MYSTERY MAN
28th January 2001
Mike Herbold
New research reveals the tragic fate of one of the Titanic's notorious gamblers....
Cleveland Plain Dealer
REMAINS IN HOPE HUSBAND IS SAVED
20th April 1912
Mrs. Geo. D. Wick, Denies All Evidence That Youngstown Man is Lost First of Rescued From Titanic Pass Through Cleveland Holding onto what is more than a forlorn hope, when hope in all other breasts is dead, Mrs. George...
The New York Times
MORGAN MUST REST; SON ADMITS ANXIETY
30th March 1913
Financier Has Overtaxed His Strength and Doctors Force Him to Stay in Seclusion --- ABSOLUTE QUIET ENJOINED --- No Organic Trouble, Say Advices to Firm, but He Has Been Too Active Since Reaching R...
Daily Sketch
TEDDY SMITH HERO: BOYHOOD RECOLLECTIONS OF THE TITANIC'S CAPTAIN
25th April 1912
A Genial Schoolfellow "Teddy Smith has gone down with his ship, and out of the six of us lads who used to be schoolmates together only one is now left - myself." From every corner of England, Mrs. Smith, the widow of the...
New York Times Book Review
THE LEGENDS STAY AFLOAT
19th February 1956
DOWN TO ETERNITY.  By Richard O'Connor. 191 pp. New York:Gold Medal Books. 35 cents. --- By BURKE WILKINSON --- Anyone interested in the Titanic disaster will want to read this book, if only to com...
New York Times
DIVORCE GRANTED FORMER MRS. ASTOR
12th June 1938
Florida Judge Gives Decree on Ground That Fiermonte Was Extremely Cruel --- NO CONTEST BY EX-BOXER U. S. Woman Hurt in Crash of Auto in France Driven by Man Giving His Name --- WEST PALM BEACH, June 11 (AP)---The fo...
 
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...
New York Times
LADY PIRRIE DEAD; HEADED SHIP FIRM
20th June 1935
Widow of Belfast Builder of Many Vessels Succeeded Him in Control of Concern --- ADVISED HIM FOR YEARS --- He Had Often Publicly Paid High Tribute to Her Assistance---Daughter of Professor --- LONDON, June 19...
Journal
JOHN JOSEPH DIAPER-CREW
28th February 2010
Geoff Knight
Family historians uncover story of ‘lost’ Titanic survivor ...
 
TITANIC VICTIMS BURIED AT BARON DE HIRSCH CEMETERY

The Titanic plot at the Baron De Hirsch Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia was intended for Jewish victims of the Titanic. Many victims that were Jewish were, however, interred elsewhere while one passenger Michel Navratil was wrongly thought to be Je...
Trenton Evening Times
ROEBLING SAID GOODBYE TO FRIENDS AND THEN PERISHED WITH BLACKWELL, HIS COMPANION
19th April 1912
"You will be back with us on the ship again soon", were the last words of Washington A. Roebling, II, so far as Trenton relatives know. In an interview this morning at the Waldorf-Astoria between Miss Caroline Bonnell and Ferdinand W. Roebling,...
New York Times
DEFICIT IN HARRIS ESTATE
2nd July 1914
Theatrical Manager Left $365,443, but Had Large Debts --- Henry B. Harris, the theatrical manager who lost his life in the Titanic disaster of April 15, 1912, left a gross estate of $365,443, according to an appraisal filed yesterday in ...
Billboard Magazine
HENRY B. HARRIS (2)
27th April 1912
Loses Life When Ill-Fated Titanic Sinks – Other Victims Of Disaster Connected With Amusement Field Include Albert A. Stewart, Emil Brandeis and Franz Addelmann – Dorothy Gibson Saved New York, April 20 (Special ...
New York Times
MRS. ASTOR IS ILL, BUT NOT CRITICALLY
20th April 1912
Alarming Reports as to Her Condition Formally Denied by Secretary --- VINCENT ASTOR STILL HOPES --- Mrs. Henry B. Harris Slowly Regaining Her Strength --- Robert W. Daniel Receives Friends at...
New York Times
NEW YORK YACHT CLUB
16th June 1899
New Members Admitted---Models for the Paris Exposition --- The adjourned third general meeting of the New York Yacht Club was held yesterday afternoon in Delmonico's, Beaver Street. The principal business transacted was the election of ...
The Guardian
OBITUARY OF BARBARA DAINTON
14th November 2007
Barbara Dainton, who has died aged 96, was one of the last surviving passengers from the Titanic, though her family were brought up never to mention it. She was well into her 80s before she spoke in public about the tragedy. Barbara's pare...
New York Times
HENRY B. HARRIS
16th April 1912
Well-Known Theatrical Manager Who Has Won Many Successes --- Henry B. Harris, who leaped into prominence in the New York theatrical field only about half a dozen years ago as manager, and producer, was, nevertheless, a veteran of many y...
Philadelphia Record
OTHERS SAIL FOR EUROPE
9th May 1915
Philadelphians Leave on American and French liners. Confidence in the American flag gave courage to Mr. and Mrs. ...
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 ...
 
TITANIC VICTIMS BURIED AT MOUNT OLIVET CEMETERY

The Titanic plot at the Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia was intended for Catholic victims of the Titanic. Row 1 ...
New York Times
VINCENT ASTOR DIES IN HIS HOME AT 67
4th February 1959
Vincent Astor, millionaire real estate owner and head of the American branch of the famous family, died yesterday in his apartment at 120 East End Avenue. Mr. Astor, who was 67 years old, succumbed to a heart attack at 1 A. M. A spokes...
 
CHINESE SAILORS ON THE TITANIC

Eight sailors from Hong Kong, boarded the Titanic together at Southampton......
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...
San Francisco Chronicle
GIVES LIFE FOR LOVE OF HUSBAND
17th April 1912
Relatives Here Believe Wife of Isidor Straus Refused to Leave His Side. That her devotion to her husband, refusing to leave the ship unless he accompanied her from the ill-fated Titanic, cost the life of Mrs. Isidor...
1911 Census
THE SAGE FAMILY IN THE 1911 CENSUS
2nd April 1911
The Sage family in 1911 were living at 246 Gladstone Street, Peterborough. The house had 5 rooms. Name:  John G. Sage Relationship to ...
The Times
REQUIEM MASS AT WESTMINSTER CATHEDRAL
24th April 1912
A Requiem Mass for the souls of those who lost their lives owing to the sinking of the Titanic was held in Westminster Cathedral yesterday morning. The clergy of the diocese have lost three of their members, the best known being Father By...
Titanica!
HARD A STARBOARD
31st January 2015
Jim Currie
Another look at that hard right turn......
Dictionary of National Biography (1901)
ISMAY, THOMAS HENRY

Prof. Sir John Knox Laughton, Litt.D.
ISMAY, THOMAS HENRY (1837-1899), shipowner, eldest son of Joseph Ismay, of Marypoint, [sic; should be "Maryport], Cumberland, was born there on 7 Jan. 1837. At the age of sixteen he was apprenticed to a firm of shipbrokers (...
Lake County Times
LAKE CO. MAN TELLS TERRIBLE STORY
27th April 1912
Survivor of Titanic Now in Indiana Harbor Owes Life to Mrs. Astor....
 
MRS ADA E BALL (BALLS) NEE HALL

Marion James
Mrs Ada E BALL (BALLS) nee HALL Ada E HALL married Martin...
TITANIC LEGACY OF A PARIS MAID
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TITANIC LEGACY OF A PARIS MAID
3rd October 2014
Stuart Kelly
At about 1.10am on the morning of 15 April 1912, lifeboat number 6 was launched from the port side of the RMS Titanic. The passengers and crew escaping the beautiful, doomed ship included some of the ...
New York Times
THE CEDRIC'S PARROT MASCOT
4th May 1903
"Baden-Powell" Won Purser McElroy's Heart by Sighting a "Landlubber off the Starboard Not since the days of Funston the famous Mexican parrot of Castle William on Governors Island, has there been seen in the...
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...
New York Times
GUGGENHEIM-SELIGMAN
25th October 1894
Delmonico’s was the scene of one of the handsomest weddings of the season at 6 o’clock last evening, when Miss Florette Seligman, the youngest daughter of James Seligman, was married to Benjamin Guggenheim, a son of Meyer Guggenheim of 66 West Sevent...
New York Times
ASTOR OFFERS $1,000 AS MARRIAGE FEE
7th September 1911
Rev. Dr. E. C. Johnson, Newport Baptist, Refuses to Perform Ceremony with Miss Force --- METHODIST ALSO DECLINES --- Clergyman Told That Wedding Was, Planned for To-day---No Application Made for a License...
IDENTIFYING STEWARDS
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IDENTIFYING STEWARDS
13th February 2005
Senan Molony
WHAT ARE the chances of identifying Titanic bodies more than 90 years after they were buried at sea? Better than impossible - fair, in some cases. One of the early bodies picked up by the search ves...
New York Times
WALDMAN DEATHS AGAIN HELD ACCIDENT
24th October 1928
Police After Second Inquiry Stick to Original Theory of Children's Fall --- WORKMEN TELL OF TRAGEDY --- Describe the Mother's Frantic Efforts to Save Sons---Norris Investigation to Go On --- The second police...
New York Times
SAY ASTOR WEDDING IS NEAR AT HAND
8th September 1911
Friends Confidently Expect the Ceremony to Take Place Within a Few Days --- HIS YACHT IN READINESS --- Miss Force, the Bride-elect, Apparently Doing Her Final Shopping---Ceremony Probably in Connecticut --- There w...
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. ...
New York Times
POLICE ACT TO SIFT WALDMAN DEATHS
23rd October 1928
Check Up Statements as to How Guggenheim Heirs Fell From Roof of Hotel --- NORRIS TO QUERY MOTHER --- Wants to Learn Her Version of the Tragedy---Criticizes the Removal of the Bodies --- TO CALL OTHER WITNES...
New York Times
POLICE ACT TO SIFT WALDMAN DEATHS (1)
23rd October 1928
Check Up Statements as to How Guggenheim Heirs Fell From Roof of Hotel --- NORRIS TO QUERY MOTHER --- Wants to Learn Her Version of the Tragedy---Criticizes the Removal of the Bodies --- TO CALL OTHER WITNES...
Daily Home News
HOME NEWS GAVE CITY FIRST NEWS OF CARPATHIA'S LANDING
19th April 1912
New Brunswick received the news of the landing of the Carpathia with the rescued Titanic passengers, from the Home News last night. The details of the landing and the passengers’ stories of the disaster, were wired to this office direct, and other bu...
THE CHEEK OF WILLIAM WELLER
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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
$4,427,608 ESTIMATE OF STRAUS ESTATE
11th August 1913
The Figures, However, Are Tentative, as Final Appraisal Has Not Been Filed --- MORE HEARINGS TO BE HELD --- Partial Schedules in the Estate of Benjamin Guggenheim Show Assets of $748,000 --- Edmond E. Wise, head of th...
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...
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...
New York Times
COL. ASTOR MAY WED ANY DAY
2nd September 1911
Leaves in Noma with Miss Force and Her Family for Astor Country Home --- LAND AT FERNCLIFF TO-DAY --- Belief That the Ceremony Will Take Place There---Labor Day Visit with Trunks --- Rumors that the wedding ...
The Times
WOLFF, GUSTAV W.
18th April 1913
OBITUARY --- MR. G. W. WOLFF --- Mr. Gustav Wilhelm Wolff, for long a partner in Messrs. Harland and Wolff, of Belfast, died yesterday at his residence in Park-street, W. He underwent an operation on Tuesday. ...
ON A SEA OF GLASS : THE LIFE & LOSS OF THE RMS TITANIC
Titanic Review
ON A SEA OF GLASS : THE LIFE & LOSS OF THE RMS TITANIC
15th March 2012
Mike Poirier
On a Sea of Glass is a comprehensive book for those interested in every aspect of the lost liner....
New-York Tribune
MAJESTIC IN WITH CHIEF OFFICER A HERO
9th May 1913
Passengers Cheer David Blair, Who Risked Life in Fog to Save Fireman --- DIVED IN MIDOCEAN --- Women Weep as Gallant Sailor and Man for Whom He Jumped Are Helped Over Side ---...
New York Times
RITES FOR ASTOR ATTENDED BY 400
7th February 1959
Realty Leader's Funeral Is Held at St. James Church---Honor Guard Present --- More than 400 friends and business associates attended a funeral service yesterday for Vincent Astor. The real estate owner and descendant of John Jacob Astor...
MCGOUGH THE KILLER
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MCGOUGH THE KILLER
5th September 2008
Senan Molony
TWO killers roamed the RMS Titanic on her maiden voyage… Not the stuff of lurid pulp adventure, instead actual fact. The two wrongdoers were a fireman and an able bodied seaman. Stoker William Mintra...
 
DEATHS OF SHIPYARD WORKERS

Eight Harland and Wolff workers were killed during the construction of the Titanic five of whom have been identified. In addition to the fatalities there were 28 serious accidents and 218 minor accidents recorded by the firm. Compensation paid ...
TITANIC VICTIMS BURIED AT SEA SHOWN IN UNIQUE PHOTOGRAPH
Titanic News
TITANIC VICTIMS BURIED AT SEA SHOWN IN UNIQUE PHOTOGRAPH
3rd October 2013
Philip Hind
A photograph of Titanic victims being buried at sea is to be auctioned....
Titanica!
A TITANIC WHO WAS WHO?
16th September 2017
People that boarded Titanic under assumed names...
New York Times
THOSE WHO SAW THE RESCUE
19th April 1912
Carpathia's Passengers, Who Were Bound for Mediterranean, Back. The passengers on the Carpathia, whose trip to the Mediterranean was interrupted to aid those saved from the Titanic, are: Rev. R. B. Anderson, Baltimore,...
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...
LAST LAP OF THE LARGEST
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LAST LAP OF THE LARGEST
12th February 2010
Senan Molony
APRIL tenth, 1912 – A day tinged with sadness for the RMS Olympic. She put in to New York for the last time as the Ship of Superlatives, or so she thought. The next White Star Line leviathan to dock here wou...
The Sun (New York)
SWINDLERS AT WORK IN TITANIC LIFEBOATS
26th June 1912
Mr. Stengel Thinks They Were on the Job Before Reaching the Carpathia --- ONE OF THEM A WOMAN --- Met Afterward as Survivors, and They Tried to Bleed Him in a Racetrack Game --- A story of how thr...
New York Times
A MAGNIFICENT WEDDING
18th February 1891
JOHN JACOB ASTOR MARRIED TO MISS AVA L. WILLING --- THE CEREMONY TAKES PLACE AT THE HOME OF THE BRIDE'S FATHER IN PHILADELPHIA--HUNDREDS OF NOTABLE NEW-YORKERS PRESENT --- PHILADELPHIA, Penn., Feb. 17---New-Y...
Titanica!
LUCKY 13
27th April 2014
Peter Engberg
Why did only 13 second class men passengers survive the sinking of the Titanic?...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
AWAIT COMING OF CARPATHIA WITH RESCUED
18th April 1912
Relatives of Titanic Passengers Here Grief-Stricken Because of Suspense. ---------- SISTER OF ENGINEER SUFFERS NERVOUS SHOCK ---------- Almost crazed by grief and anxiety over the fate of relatives who are known to have be...
New York Times
MRS. G. D. WIDENER TO MARRY DR. RICE
6th October 1915
South American Explorer to Wed Widow of Titanic Victim in Boston on Oct. 14 --- HER MEMORIAL GIFTS --- Philadelphia Society Woman Noted for Her Beauty and Jewels---Dr. Rice's Scientific Achievements --- Speci...
VIOLET'S BARREN WHITE STAR WEDDING
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VIOLET'S BARREN WHITE STAR WEDDING
27th April 2011
Senan Molony
The story of Titanic survivor Violet Jessop's short-lived marriage revealed for the first time....
PIECING TOGETHER A TITANIC PUZZLE
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PIECING TOGETHER A TITANIC PUZZLE
21st August 2014
Mike Poirier
The Complex case of Mrs. Cassebeer. Court documents reveal tempestuous marriage....
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:...
New York Times
CAPTAIN ROSTRON, TITANIC RESCUER
6th November 1940
Raced Carpathia Through Icy Waters to Save 700 Persons---Dies in England at 71 --- WITH CUNARD 36 YEARS --- Commodore of Line, 1928-31, Commanded Mauretania and Berengaria During Career --- By Cable to The NE...
Ship to Shore
WILLIAM SLOPER'S ACCOUNT OF THE TITANIC DISASTER
1984
William T. Sloper
"I walked into the palm court of the Carleton hotel on Pall Mall in the middle of the afternoon. The streets around the hotel and the hotel itself were deserted except for one group of people...
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....
WILLIAM J. MELLORS
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WILLIAM J. MELLORS
26th March 2008
Robert L. Bracken
A survivor emerges from the mists of time....
New York Times
AN UNPLEASANT INCIDENT
17th August 1889
AMERICANS OFFENDED BY A SPEECH BY MR. ISMAY ON THE TEUTONIC The maiden voyage of the splendid steamer, the Teutonic, of the White Star Line, which arrived at this port on Wednesday, seems to have been marred considerably...
The Toronto World
C. M. HAYS' CAREER
17th April 1912
When the White Star Liner Titanic struck an iceberg, it is feared Charles Melville Hays, president and general manager of the Grand Trunk Railway and the Grand Trunk Pacific Railroad was carried down with the doomed steamer.  Mr. Hays had been in ...
THE RIDDLE OF THE SPHINX
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THE RIDDLE OF THE SPHINX
1st June 2008
Senan Molony
WHAT goes on four legs, then two legs, then three? The Riddle of the Sphinx, from Greek mythology, denotes the eternal voyage of man… from crawling on all fours, to walking proudly erect, to finally ending up hunched over a...
Daily Enterprise
LINER'S LAST MOMENTS GRAPHICALLY DESCRIBED
20th April 1912
---------- Palmyra Resident, Titantic's [sic] Barber, Tells of Thrilling Experience; Shock on Striking Iceberg was Slight; Saw Officer Shoot Man Who Tried to Climb Into Life Boat; Two Explosions Occurred ---------- August...
THE UNTIMELY DEATH OF JAMES DOBBIN: SHIPWRIGHT
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THE UNTIMELY DEATH OF JAMES DOBBIN: SHIPWRIGHT
23rd May 2012
In a second extract from In Titanic Times Frank Cox considers another of Titanic's early victims....
New York Times
MRS. A. H. RICE DIES IN A PARIS STORE
14th July 1937
New York and Newport Society Woman, Wife of Explorer, Noted for Philanthropy --- A SURVIVOR OF TITANIC --- Lost First Husband and Son in Disaster---Gave Library to Harvard University --- Special Cable to THE ...
Kerry Sentinel
THE TITANIC'S TRALEE DOCTOR
25th May 1912
FRIENDS TO HONOUR HIS MEMORY Queenstown, Monday. It is a pleasure to know that the many memorials which are to be raised in connection with the Titanic disaster, the popular Irish physician, Dr F N O'Loughlin is not to be forgot...
The Times
ALEXANDER CARLISLE OBITUARY
6th March 1926
ALEXANDER CARLISLE  The Right Hon Alexander Montgomery Carlisle, who died yesterday in London at the age of 71, was a ...
New York Times
CARPATHIA SUNK; 5 OF CREW KILLED
20th July 1918
215 Saved from Cunard Liner, Which Is Sent Down Off the Coast of Ireland --- HIT BY THREE TORPEDOES --- Was Bound for an American Port to Take Some More Soldiers to the Other Side --- Copyight, 1918, by The N...
Asbury Park Evening Press
MAIL CLERK GWINN DIED AT HIS POST
22nd April 1912
MAIL CLERK GWINN DIED AT HIS POST Continued to Work Till Explosion Rent Titanic---Wife is Critically Ill Among the five postal clerks who stuck to their mail to the last and sank with it w...
TITANIC (3D)
Titanic Review
TITANIC (3D)
21st September 2012
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly reviews the rereleased 3d 'Titanic' by James Cameron....
Southend Standard
TITANIC VICTIM'S FUNERAL (1)
16th May 1912
Pathetic Ceremony at Liverpool. Impressive Scenes at the Funeral of Steward Lawrence. A funeral unique in the history of Liverpool was solemnised at the West Derby Cemetery, on Monday, when the body of Arthur Lawrence, ...
WALTER FRANCIS FREDERICKS : A BIOGRAPHY
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WALTER FRANCIS FREDERICKS : A BIOGRAPHY
25th September 2009
David William Fredericks
A brief biography of Walter Francis Fredericks (14 Apr 1891 – 30 Jun 1960) with a focus on the events of April 1912 Walter Francis Fredericks’ grandfather was Francis Fredericks – a Naturalised British...
New York Times
WOMEN REVEALED AS HEROINES BY WRECK (3)
20th April 1912
*** --- TWO YOUNG MEN'S HEROISM --- Woman Tells How Roebling and Case Saved Her---Others' Tribute to Dead --- Among the chivalrous younger heroes of the Titanic disaster were Washington A. Roebling, 2d, of Tr...
THE BUTT-MILLET MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN, 1913
 
THE BUTT-MILLET MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN, 1913
1913
The Butt-Millet Memorial Fountain was erected by the contributions of friends of Major Archibald Willingham Butt and Francis Davis Millet. "The 8-foot-high fountain is composed of a marble shaft of simple Neo-c...
SAFEGUARDING LIFE AT SEA
People's Journal
SAFEGUARDING LIFE AT SEA
27th April 1912
Hundreds of correspondents have responded to our request for ideas of inventions for safeguarding life at sea. ...
New York Times
MISS MARGARET HAYS WEDS
24th April 1913
One of the Survivors of the Titanic Disaster Marries at St. Thomas's --- St. Thomas's Church at Fifty-third Street and Fifth Avenue was filled to the doors yesterday with guests for the wedding of Dr. Charles D. Easton of Newport, R. I....
LAWRENCE BEESLEY AND MACPHAIRSON CLONGLOCKETTY ANGUS
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LAWRENCE BEESLEY AND MACPHAIRSON CLONGLOCKETTY ANGUS
27th January 2001
Pat Cook
A progress report on the long awaited Annotated Beesley....
Trenton Evening Times
ROEBLING AROUSED SLEEPERS TO FLIGHT AND SCORNED TO SAVE HIMSELF
20th April 1912
Mother and Daughter Tell How Young Trentonian and London Friend Excelled in Gallantry and Cheerfulness in the Time That Tried the Souls of All Aboard the Sinking Liner ...
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...
Southport Visitor
SOUTHPORT PASSENGERS ON THE TITANIC.
20th April 1912
THE MISSES BONNELL. Among the passengers on board the Titanic was Miss Lily Bonnell, of 17, Welbeck-road, who was proceeding on a six months' visit to her brother, who lives in the States. She was accompanied by ...
Eastbourne Gazette
MR. J. WESLEY WOODWARD
24th April 1912
One of the best known among the hero musicians of the Titanic was Mr. J. Wesley Woodward, son of Mrs. Woodward, of The Firs, Windmill Road, Headington, Oxford, who was one of the violoncelle players of the Duke of Devonshire's Eastbourne Orchestra. M...
 
CABIN ALLOCATIONS
18th July 2004
The allocation of cabins on the Titanic is a source of continuing interest and endless speculation. Apart from the recollections of survivors and a few tickets and boarding cards, the only authoritative source of cabin data is the incomplete...
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...
A THOROUGH ANALYSIS OF THE CAVE LIST
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A THOROUGH ANALYSIS OF THE CAVE LIST
1st April 2004
Daniel Klistorner
View the Encyclopedia Titanica transcription of the Cave List This simple incomplete copy of a cabin list for Titanic’s first and only voyage takes its name after...
AN 'OLYMPIC' CLASS PROPULSION SYSTEM
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AN 'OLYMPIC' CLASS PROPULSION SYSTEM
25th June 2001
Mark Chirnside
How the White Star Line's greatest ships were propelled....
New York Times
JOHN JACOB ASTOR WEDS ELLEN FRENCH
1st July 1934
Notables Fill Newport Church for Ceremony Climaxing Weeks of Social Activity --- ONLOOKERS PACK STREETS --- Crowd Delays Both Bride and Bridegroom---Astor's Mother Sits in a Front Pew --- By RUSSELL B. PORTER...
ROSTRON'S LOST REPORT
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ROSTRON'S LOST REPORT
13th June 2010
Senan Molony
Titanic survivors could have been marooned in the Azores!  Captain Rostron of the Carpathia considered landing them in the mid-Atlantic island chain for their treatment and onward travel – while he would contin...
WHY THE TITANIC DID NOT LIST
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WHY THE TITANIC DID NOT LIST
30th April 2003
Eqab S. Al-Otaibi
Eqab S Al-Otaibi NS 415 Titanic Supervised by Captain C. Weeks The list of any ship is due to either a negative initial stability (GM, metacentric height) or off center weight. So the list is due to internal force. Off center weight i...
LOADING THE REAR BOATS
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LOADING THE REAR BOATS
29th May 2008
George Jacub
While working on a major project involving the Titanic, I ran into a snag. I thought I could unravel the problem by examining the order the rear boats were loaded and lowered. The answer helped, though less than I had hoped. But I was sti...
New York Times
YOUNG ASTOR TELLS OF WEDDING PLANS
29th June 1934
Newspaper Group Is Informed That the Couple Will Return to Newport in August --- CHETWODE GIFTS SHOWN --- Famous Ring Given to Bride Will Be Reset for Her in a New Brooch --- Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES ...
The World Evening Edition (New York)
MADMAN LEAPS FROM BIG LINER; RESCUED IN A FOG
8th May 1913
First Officer Blair of Majestic Narrowly Escapes Death in Saving Drowning Man --- LOST TO SIGHT IN MIST --- Shouts Directions From the Water to the Crew of a Lifeboat --- The sound of the ...
SIX SECONDS TO DISASTER - THE DEATH OF TITANIC
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SIX SECONDS TO DISASTER - THE DEATH OF TITANIC
30th December 2011
Jim Currie
As a professional mariner and Marine Accident Investigator, I was irresistibly drawn to the detailed information available concerning the few minutes before Titanic began her death throwes....
Cleveland Plain Dealer
SIXTEEN OHIOANS ARE STILL MISSING
18th April 1912
Page 1 Reports Fails to Account for All of State's Representatives on Titanic Relatives of Passengers Watch for Word of Loved Ones "Missing" still stands against the names of sixteen of the forty-four Ti...
HILDA SLAYTER'S DIARY
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HILDA SLAYTER'S DIARY
17th May 2013
Alan Hustak
Slayter was not superstitious, but she too became uneasy about the voyage, because as she writes in the diary...
New York Times
GIVE LIGHTHOUSE FOR TITANIC'S DEAD
16th April 1913
Tower on Seamen's Institute Dedicated Before Those Who Created It --- TRIBUTES OF CLERGYMEN --- Light Will Shine for All Lower Harbor, and Time Ball Will Indicate Exact Noon --- With services commemorating th...
ON THE TRAIL OF 'LUCKY' TOWER
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ON THE TRAIL OF 'LUCKY' TOWER
16th November 2004
Senan Molony
Is this the face of Titanic legend’s most elusive man? ’Lucky Tower’ is the moniker gi...
Washington Times
DEATH OF MAJOR BUTT MOURNED BY WASHINGTONIANS
19th April 1912
Persons in Official and Private Life Speak Eulogistically of the President’s Military Aide Who Died---A Soldier --- Men of the United States army and navy, men who lived under the same roof---the men who knew Major Butt most intimately-...
New York Times
TRIBUTE TO STRAUS PAID IN SYNAGOGUES
21st April 1912
Family of Philanthropist Who Died on Titanic Present at Temple Beth-El --- SERMONS ON CATASTROPHE --- Mrs. Benjamin Guggenheim, Made Widow by Wreck, at Temple Emanu-El---General Services To-day --- Services...
LOADED AND THE TRAMP
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LOADED AND THE TRAMP
15th June 2006
Senan Molony
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MCGOUGH THE KEY?
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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. 9 on the opposit...
New York Times
STEAD PROPHESIED A VIOLENT DEATH
23rd April 1912
Once Said He Would Never Die in His Bed, but in a Crowd, Struggling --- 2,000 AT MEMORIAL FOR HIM --- Dr. Hillis and J. A. MacDonald Praise Him as an Editor and a Fighter Against War and Social Evils --- More...
Washington Times
NATION MAY RAISE GREAT MEMORIAL TO DISASTER'S HERO
20th April 1912
Whole Country Likely to Be Asked to Contribute to Fund for Monument to Major Butt, Who Gave Life for Others --- An agitation has been started at the White House among the friends of Major Archibald Butt for the erection of a memorial mo...
LET THE RECORD SPEAK FOR ITSELF!
ET Comment
LET THE RECORD SPEAK FOR ITSELF!
7th December 2006
Senan Molony
THERE is an old adage that the argument is not always about ‘what the argument is about.’ This is a case in point. Three commentators of common interest have decided to fight the validity of Hugh Woolner’s evidence to the US Titan...
TITANIC AND THE BEDA: FR THOMAS BYLES
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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...
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
TO SUE FOR CLOTHES LOST ON TITANIC
23rd April 1912
Baron Alfred von Drachstedt Contemplates Action to Recover for Wardrobe....
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...
 
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...
A HOLY GRAIL - THE MISSING DEPOSITIONS
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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 subjective truth of...
WILLIAM LOGAN GWINN: LETTERS TO FLORENCE
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WILLIAM LOGAN GWINN: LETTERS TO FLORENCE
29th March 2012
Ted Robinson
A unique collection of letters and postcards sheds light on the domestic life of one the RMS Titanic's Sea Post Clerk William Logan Gwinn....
TITANIC CITATION CATALOG
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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...
ICE ON DECK
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ICE ON DECK
12th February 2002
Henning Pfeifer
Further analysis of the iceberg impact....
The Times
LORD PIRRIE - DOMINANT FIGURE IN SHIPBUILDING
9th June 1924
PEACE AND WAR SERVICES ...
San Francisco Chronicle
TITANIC CAPTAIN BLAMED FOR WRECK
29th May 1912
Senate Committee Also Scores [sic] Captain of the Steamer Californian. COULD HAVE SAVED ALL. Praise for Carpathia Crew and Gold Medal for her Captain. WASHINGTON. May 28. –The Titanic disaster of April ...
THE HERMAN FAMILY
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THE HERMAN FAMILY
25th August 2005
Michael A. Findlay
In recent years much has been written about those who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic. Stories of heroism, selflessness and cowardice on that fateful night have emerged through the lives of those who were witnesses to the Ti...
The Times
DEATH OF MR. T. H. ISMAY
24th November 1899
We regret to announce that Mr. Ismay died at his residence, Dawpool, near Birkenhead, about 6 o'clock last night, after a long illness. The immediate cause of death was collapse of the heart, following on operations performed for an internal trouble....
THE TITANIC MCCOYS
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THE TITANIC MCCOYS
28th January 2001
Robert L. Bracken
My story of the Titanic McCoys begins in the aftermath of James Cameron's blockbuster movie, Titanic, in February of 1998. The media was covered with Titanic mania. Anyone and everyone with Titanic connections was being sought ou...
LOOKOUTS : THE HUMAN PERSPECTIVE
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LOOKOUTS : THE HUMAN PERSPECTIVE
30th April 2003
Captain Laurence V. Wade
This paper looks at the role of the lookouts on the Titanic from the eye of an experienced seaman. ...
The Times
PIRRIE HONOURED FOR SERVICE AS LORD MAYOR
15th December 1897
To-night a banquet was given to the Right Hon. W. J. Pirrie, J.P., Lord Mayor of Belfast, and Mrs. Pirrie by the citizens on the occasion of the approaching termination of the second year of Mr. Pirrie's mayoralty...
TITANIC TRAGEDY: A NEW LOOK AT THE LOST LINER
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TITANIC TRAGEDY: A NEW LOOK AT THE LOST LINER
24th February 2012
Mike Poirier
Mike Poirier reviews a Titanic centennial offering from distinguished maritime historian John Maxtone-Graham...
ANTOINETTE FLEGENHEIM - FIRST CLASS PASSENGER ON THE TITANIC
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ANTOINETTE FLEGENHEIM - FIRST CLASS PASSENGER ON THE TITANIC
17th June 2012
Gerhard Schmidt-Grillmeier
Research sheds new light on an elusive Titanic survivor......
The Patriot
MISS KEANE HOME; HER COMPLETE STORY
20th April 1912
Survivor of Wreck tells how Ship Sank as Those in Boats Looked on – Drifted Eight Hours in Darkness and Cold Before Aid Came...
A LAST BRIGHT SHINING LIE
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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 PORTRUSH LETTER
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THE PORTRUSH LETTER
31st January 2006
Senan Molony
THE LETTER fell onto the hall floor in the house at Main Street, Portrush, Co Antrim, in late April 1912. Hugh Smith, descending the stair, noticed it and picked it up. The American sta...
THE ILLEGITIMATE DAUGHTER OF ARCHIBALD BUTT
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THE ILLEGITIMATE DAUGHTER OF ARCHIBALD BUTT
28th January 2001
Phillip Gowan
Does documentary evidence support the sensational claim of Dorothy Eells?...
RHEIMS, LIGHTOLLER, AND THE OFFICER'S SUICIDE ENIGMA
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RHEIMS, LIGHTOLLER, AND THE OFFICER'S SUICIDE ENIGMA
14th October 2008
Richard Krebes
  If the enigma of the "officer’s suicide" had been a work of fiction created by Rex Stout, creator of the legendary fictional sleuth Nero Wolfe, chances are Stout would have called it "Too Many Questions". For the questions are numerous and the a...
GUNSHOTS ON THE TITANIC
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GUNSHOTS ON THE TITANIC
30th July 2001
Earl Chapman
Were shots fired as the Titanic went down? If so whom and toward whom?...
A CAPTAIN'S CAREER
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A CAPTAIN'S CAREER
23rd August 2005
John P. Eaton
  “When anyone asks me how I can best describe my experience in nearly 40 years at sea, I merely say- uneventful.  Of course there have been winter storms and gales and fog and the like, but in all ...
THE HIGHEST EXAMPLE LIFE CAN FURNISH
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THE HIGHEST EXAMPLE LIFE CAN FURNISH
8th June 2013
Michele Albion
Richard Frazar White, Bowdoin College, and the Titanic...
ELSIE BOWERMAN: FEMINIST AND BARRISTER
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ELSIE BOWERMAN: FEMINIST AND BARRISTER
18th July 2002
Helena Wojtczak
One of the Titanic's survivors was also a key participant in the movement for womens' suffrage....
TITANIC'S SUPREME SURVIVOR
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TITANIC'S SUPREME SURVIVOR
13th December 2006
Senan Molony
Sydney Buxton as a new MP SYDNEY BUXTON, President of the ...
RETURN TO TITANIC, BY DR. ROBERT D. BALLARD
Titanic Review
RETURN TO TITANIC, BY DR. ROBERT D. BALLARD
9th April 2009
Richard A. Krebes
Minnetonka, Minnesota. May, 1988... In a one-level rambler on a street with the pretty name "Croftview Terrace", a young boy sits mesmerized. A letter in his hand. A letter written on the stationary of the Wood...
RMS CARPATHIA : OUT OF THE DARK OF THE DAWN
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RMS CARPATHIA : OUT OF THE DARK OF THE DAWN
11th July 2012
Craig Stringer
When the Carpathia came to the rescue of the survivors of the Titanic, her passengers did all they could to relieve suffering and distress......
SEARCHING FOR KIRKLAND
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SEARCHING FOR KIRKLAND
15th February 2006
Robert L. Bracken
Charles Leonard Kirkl...
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...
A TENDER NAMED AMERICA
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A TENDER NAMED AMERICA
13th February 2001
Senan Molony
A tale of the ship that brought Irish immigrants to the Titanic....
A TRAGIC FRIENDSHIP
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A TRAGIC FRIENDSHIP
15th January 2000
Dave and Barb Shuttle
How documents recovered from the wreck of the Titanic reveal a friendship which ended in disaster....
 
JOSEPH GROVES BOXHALL - RADIO INTERVIEW
October 1962
Joseph Boxhall  Radio Interview, October 1962 Transcribed by Capt. Charles B. Weeks and Cathy Akers-Jordan On that Sunday night the, 14th, of April, along with ...
NINETY NINE YEARS AND STILL COUNTING
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NINETY NINE YEARS AND STILL COUNTING
28th April 2011
Jim Currie
Article, using new evidence, re-examines the work of Titanic's navigating oficers in arriving at the erroneous CQD positions and the consequences of the results. ...
The World Evening Edition (New York)
MORGAN, UNABLE TO EAT, DIES IN ROME; BODY IS TO BE SENT HERE FOR BURIAL
31st March 1913
J. P. MORGAN DIES IN ROME; DELIRIOUS SINCE EASTER --- Unable to Eat or Drink Following Acute Attack of Gastro Enteritis On His Egyptian Tour---Was Seventy-six Years Old --- END CAME SOONER THAN PHYSICIANS...
THE STATISTICS OF THE DISASTER
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THE STATISTICS OF THE DISASTER
14th February 2001
Lester Mitcham
An in-depth analysis of the number of Titanic passengers lost and saved....
ALL THE HORRORS SEEM TO HAPPEN AT NIGHT
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ALL THE HORRORS SEEM TO HAPPEN AT NIGHT
31st August 2005
Inger Sheil
James Moody’s First Atlantic Crossing Spectators agreed the fire that raged through the New Jersey shore on May 29, 1904 was second in ferocity only to the catastrophe of June 1900. That fire, four years before, had dest...
CANCELED PASSAGES ABOARD TITANIC
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CANCELED PASSAGES ABOARD TITANIC
6th April 2008
John P. Eaton
Who Redeemeth Thy Life From Destruction...
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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 accoun...
New York Post
TITANIC : STORIES OF THE RESCUED
19th April 1912
Earliest In The Boats Missed The More Terrible Scenes...
BASTION OF MASCULINITY
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BASTION OF MASCULINITY
23rd June 2015
Stijn Bammens
The Last Enjoyable Hours in the Titanic's First-Class Smoking Room...
EXCUSE SENDING ... AM HALF ASLEEP
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EXCUSE SENDING ... AM HALF ASLEEP
17th March 2002
Jemma Hyder
The experience of Carpathia Wireless Operator Harold Cottam...
FATHER BROWNE: THE MISSING PHOTOGRAPHS
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FATHER BROWNE: THE MISSING PHOTOGRAPHS
19th January 2004
Senan Molony
Defamation, anonymity and some missing photographs?...
THE TURN OF A CARD
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THE TURN OF A CARD
25th November 2009
Senan Molony
HERE is the Two of Hearts… signed by three survivors of the sinking of the RMS Titanic. This picture appeared in the New York Sun on Sunday April 21, 1912. It seems richly symbolic of the hand dealt by fate th...
New York Times
PEGGY GUGGENHEIM IS DEAD AT 81; KNOWN FOR MODERN ART COLLECTION
24th December 1979
By The Associated Press --- VENICE, Dec. 23 - Peggy Guggenheim, the expatriate American millionaire who amassed one of the world's foremost collections of modern art, died in a hospital outside Venice today, hospital officials said. Sh...
EDITH CORSE EVANS
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EDITH CORSE EVANS
7th April 2012
Michael Poirier
Portrait of an elusive heroine...
THE LEFEBVRE FAMILY
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THE LEFEBVRE FAMILY
5th April 2004
Olivier Mendez
A tribute to a French family who were all lost in the Titanic....
AUCTIONING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
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AUCTIONING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
7th November 2013
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly describes the excitement and tension of the auction of the most valuable Titanic artefact ever sold....
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....
STARBOARD AT MIDNIGHT, THE STORY OF SURVIVORS KARL BEHR AND HELEN NEWSOM
Titanic Review
STARBOARD AT MIDNIGHT, THE STORY OF SURVIVORS KARL BEHR AND HELEN NEWSOM
24th October 2011
Randy Bryan Bigham
Love at the helm: New Titanic title blends romance and history....
RADIO INTERVIEW WITH ALBERT HORSWILL
 
RADIO INTERVIEW WITH ALBERT HORSWILL
10th May 1934
...
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THE TITANIC'S STOKERS PROVIDE THE KEY TO LAUNCH TIMES OF THE MIDDLE BOATS
18th July 2011
George Jacub
The timing of the middle boats : the Mount Everest of challenges for Titanic researchers....
BRUCE ISMAY AND THE RING'S TAUNT
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BRUCE ISMAY AND THE RING'S TAUNT
13th January 2001
Senan Molony
As Ismay pushed the brute oar, his eye fell on his ring. The ring inscribed:- Be Mindful....
THE WIDENERS: AN AMERICAN FAMILY
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THE WIDENERS: AN AMERICAN FAMILY
11th January 2008
David Whitmire
A Biographical Sketch...
ON TITANIC'S BRIDGE
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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 ...
OF RATS AND MEN: TITANIC SURVIVOR 'SLEEPING ROUGH'
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OF RATS AND MEN: TITANIC SURVIVOR 'SLEEPING ROUGH'
10th June 2004
Senan Molony
YESTERDAY IN PARLIAMENT ...
WHATEVER HAPPENED TO BIG NECK NICHOLS?
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WHATEVER HAPPENED TO BIG NECK NICHOLS?
10th July 2015
Brad Payne
Was Titanic's Quartermaster sent below never to return? ...
TITANIC: THE LAST PHOTOGRAPH?
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TITANIC: THE LAST PHOTOGRAPH?
23rd April 2004
Senan Molony
THIS photograph is the last known picture of RMS Titanic on her maiden voyage. It was taken at Crosshaven, Co Cork, Ireland, just after the vessel departed Queenstown. In September 2003, an album of photographs originally ow...
Titanica!
ERNEST GILL IN AUSTRALIA
29th July 2009
Senan Molony
Judiciously, Ernest Gill journeyed to Australia. The former Californian crewman, a profiteer from the Titanic disaster, plied his seafaring trade Down Under in years thereafter. A do...
FACE TO BAREFACE LIAR!
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FACE TO BAREFACE LIAR!
16th January 2012
Senan Molony
A steerage Titanic survivor confronted his own impostor in 1912...
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....
WHY DID WHITE STAR SETTLE WITH WHITELEY?
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WHY DID WHITE STAR SETTLE WITH WHITELEY?
26th April 2004
Senan Molony
Steward's sensational claims were never tested in court....
THE FLEECING OF HUGH WOOLNER
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THE FLEECING OF HUGH WOOLNER
4th February 2007
Senan Molony
Thomas Woolner...
DEFENDING FLEET AND LEE
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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...
 
CHARLES HERBERT LIGHTOLLER
13th June 2005
Pat Winship
Lightoller biography...
TORONTO'S TITANIC SURVIVORS
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TORONTO'S TITANIC SURVIVORS
28th July 2012
Jason D. Tiller
We all know that the R.M.S. Titanic set sail on her maiden voyage from Southampton, England on April 10th, 1912 bound for New York via Cherbourg, France and Queenstown (now Cobh), Ireland, and that she struck an iceberg on Apri...
ICE:  CLEAR AND ABSENT DANGER
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ICE: CLEAR AND ABSENT DANGER
14th October 2007
Senan Molony
This is an argument hewn from ice… a substance that offers solidity and occasional clarity. But it is also an argument about the absence of ice – meaning nothing less than clear water, with all the plain sailing that implies....
GEORGE ALEXANDER LUCIEN RHEIMS
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GEORGE ALEXANDER LUCIEN RHEIMS
12th October 2012
Homer Thiel
Updated biographical information on Titanic survivor George Rheims....
THE CALIFORNIAN INCIDENT, A REALITY CHECK
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THE CALIFORNIAN INCIDENT, A REALITY CHECK
8th November 2001
Tracy Smith, Michael H. Standart & Captain Erik D. Wood
Could Captain Lord and the Californian have done more to save the passengers and crew of the Titanic....
CSI TITANIC : WHO DIED HOW?
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CSI TITANIC : WHO DIED HOW?
26th June 2007
Luke Owens
One of the iconic images many of us carry from the sinking of Titanic is of the 705 people in lifeboats listening to the death cries of 1,500-plus people drowning in the North Atlantic after the ship sank. The trouble is, that&rsq...
 
DESCRIPTION OF RECOVERED BODIES

NO. 1. - MALE. - ESTIMATED AGE. - 10-12. - HAIR. ...
WHEN ANIMALS TRAVELLED FIRST CLASS
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WHEN ANIMALS TRAVELLED FIRST CLASS
10th November 2006
Charles A. Haas
Today’s newscasts often feature airline passengers discussing their “being treated just like cattle.” In the late 19th Century, Britain’s White Star Line took the meaning of that phrase to new heights. While we recall th...
AUTHENTICATING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
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AUTHENTICATING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
23rd October 2013
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly examines how painstaking research led to the authentication of Wallace Hartley's Titanic violin...
RMS TITANIC: THE FUNERALS, MEMORIALS AND LEGACY OF THE LOST PASSENGERS AND HER CREW
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RMS TITANIC: THE FUNERALS, MEMORIALS AND LEGACY OF THE LOST PASSENGERS AND HER CREW
9th March 2007
Brandon C. Holm
Titanic, a word that conveys a history and numerous amounts of thoughts, ideas. The American Heritage Dictionary, Fourth Edition defines titanic as, “of enormous scope, power, or influence.”1 The origin of the word ...
LIFE'S DECOR: A BIOGRAPHY OF HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE
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LIFE'S DECOR: A BIOGRAPHY OF HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE
23rd December 2005
Randy Bryan Bigham
“When beauty assails, reason has no part.” –– HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE ...
THE INFORMATIVE 'MORNING NEWS'
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THE INFORMATIVE 'MORNING NEWS'
12th February 2009
Senan Molony
TWO years after the Titanic, and Captain Lord of the Californian was still pleading his case.   There follows a freshly resurrected article – important for the historical record – published ...
RUBáIYáT REFLECTIONS ON TITANIC
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RUBáIYáT REFLECTIONS ON TITANIC
14th October 2004
Senan Molony
AWAKE! For morning in the bowl of night Has flung the stone that puts the stars to flight… ...
AN ANALYSIS OF TITANIC'S VERTICAL AND LATERAL WATERTIGHT DOORS
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AN ANALYSIS OF TITANIC'S VERTICAL AND LATERAL WATERTIGHT DOORS
30th June 2017
Brad Payne
A detailed description of the design and operation of Titanic's watertight doors....
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HARLAND & WOLFF AND THE PARTITION OF ULSTER
3rd September 2011
Glenn Simpson
Harland and Wolff is at the symbolic forefront of Ulster's identity, its economic importance pivotal in explaining what gave Ulster Unionists political leverage during the Home rule question. To accurately portray Harland & Wolff’...
THE REAL JACK DAWSON
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THE REAL JACK DAWSON
11th March 2001
Senan Molony
Jack Dawson was a fictional character but new research reveals fascinating insights into his namesake - one of the most intriguing of Titanic victims....
LORD MERSEY -— OBITER DICTA
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LORD MERSEY -— OBITER DICTA
13th March 2005
Senan Molony
HERBERT Henry Asquith, British Prime Minister, told the House of Commons at the beginning of May 1912 that the Court of Inquiry to be presided over by Lord Mersey would afford “the best means of arriving at a conclusion...
DEFENDING ERNEST GILL
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DEFENDING ERNEST GILL
15th November 2008
Richard Krebes
One night in 1994, at the tender age of 14, I sat glued to the TV watching the superb A&E documentary about the Titanic disaster. Having read and heard little of the Lordite claims about the SS Californian, however, save fo...
MAJOR PEUCHEN'S PREDICAMENT
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MAJOR PEUCHEN'S PREDICAMENT
26th April 2012
Hugh Brewster
Why did this self-made millionaire and leader of men become such a passive figure in a Titanic lifeboat?...
THE TRIALS OF ELOISE HUGHES SMITH
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THE TRIALS OF ELOISE HUGHES SMITH
25th July 2015
Brandon Whited
The only woman in the world who in just a year's time made her debut, got engaged, married, survived the Titanic, became a widow, and then a mother...
BIRMA'S WIRELESS BEARS WITNESS!
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BIRMA'S WIRELESS BEARS WITNESS!
28th December 2006
Senan Molony
Birma from a contemporary postcard (Courtesy of Senan...
 
THE TITANIC

Frank Blackmarr
The story of the most awful shipwreck of modern times may not be a pleasant subject for either the relator or the hearers but there is an interest in the details of the loss of the Titanic which warrents me in telling the story. And having been on...
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J. PIERPONT MORGAN WILL BE 75 YEARS OLD THIS WEEK
14th April 1912
During All That Time He Has Successfully Hidden from the Public His Real Self, Which Combines Diffidence and a Gentleness Very Unlike the Gruff Autocrat Familiar to Wall Street --- Should J. Pierpont Morgan feel moved n...
UNLISTED PASSENGERS AND CREW
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UNLISTED PASSENGERS AND CREW
10th November 1998
Numerous stories are told of people who were booked on the Titanic but, for one reason or other, failed to travel on her......
12.45AM - A TIME TO GO!
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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...
LIFEBOATS EXTINGUISHED THEIR LIGHTS!
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LIFEBOATS EXTINGUISHED THEIR LIGHTS!
6th December 2011
Senan Molony
Lifeboats from the Titanic extinguished their lights in order not to become attractive beacons for swimmers after the sinking....
 
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...
IMPACT OF TITANIC UPON INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW
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IMPACT OF TITANIC UPON INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW
31st August 2004
Allison Lane
No other shipwreck in history has left such an indelible imprint upon the public consciousness as that of the RMS Titanic. Ninety-two years after her loss, the story of that great liner continues to fascinate peo...
THE LAST LOG OF THE TITANIC
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THE LAST LOG OF THE TITANIC
31st January 2001
David G. Brown
A reevaluation of the fatal collision....
THE MORNING AFTER... WHERE WERE THE BODIES?
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THE MORNING AFTER... WHERE WERE THE BODIES?
20th September 2002
Jan C. Nielsen
What happened to all the Titanic victims' bodies after the sinking?...
THE FATAL JOURNEY OF THIRD CLASS MEN ON THE TITANIC
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THE FATAL JOURNEY OF THIRD CLASS MEN ON THE TITANIC
3rd July 2001
David Gleicher
Was survival or loss determined the Titanic's design?...
THE BREAK-UP OF THE TITANIC: VIEWPOINTS AND EVIDENCE
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THE BREAK-UP OF THE TITANIC: VIEWPOINTS AND EVIDENCE
9th July 2002
David Gleicher
A detailed discussion of structural failure as the Titanic sank....
HARD A-STARBOARD
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HARD A-STARBOARD
12th February 2002
Nathan Robison
Reconsidering TitanicÂ’s Encounter with the Iceberg...
ICEBERG AT THE GOLDEN GATE
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ICEBERG AT THE GOLDEN GATE
12th February 2002
A Perspective on the Life of Dr. Washington Dodge...
ROCKETS, LIFEBOATS, AND TIME CHANGES
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ROCKETS, LIFEBOATS, AND TIME CHANGES
4th March 2010
Samuel Halpern
A FLASH OF LIGHT IN THE SKY  The story of what took place on the tramp steamer Californian the night of April 14, 1912, is one of those tales that cause some people to...
 
TITANIC
1912
Filson Young
The classic text of Titanic by Filson Young...