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Fermina Oliva y Ocana

Doña Fermina Oliva y Ocana, 39, was born on 12 October 1872, in Madrid, Spain.

She boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as maid to Mrs Victor de Satode Peñasco y Castellana.

They were rescued in lifeboat 8.

She died May 28, 1969 in Spain having never married. 

She is buried in Cementerio De La Almudena, Madrid, Spain, section 136 (section 8F) grave 45 B

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  1. Sergio Martínez Cotos-Alvarín

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Titanic Passenger Summary

Name: Doña Fermina Oliva y Ocana
Age: 39 years 6 months and 3 days (Female)
Nationality: Spanish
Marital Status: Single
Last Residence: in Madrid, Spain
Embarked: Cherbourg on Wednesday 10th April 1912
Ticket No. 17758, £108 18s
Cabin No. C105
Rescued (boat 8)  
Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912
Died: Wednesday 28th May 1969 aged 96 years
Buried: Cementerio de Nuestra Señora de La Almudena, Madrid, Spain

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