Mrs Miriam Kantor (née Sternin)

Mrs Sinai (Sehua) Kantor (Miriam Sternin), 24, was born in Witebsk, Russia. Her father was W. Sternin from Moscow, where she last resided. She and her husband Sinai boarded the Titanic at Southampton as second class passengers. To reach their destination Bronx, New York, they bought ticket number 244367 for £26.

Mrs Kantor survived the sinking. She was rescued by the Carpathia in lifeboat 12. After arriving in New York, she went to her uncle, Mr Berman, at Boston, Massachusetts.

 

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Hermann Söldner, Germany

References and Sources

Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279])
List or Manifest of Alien Passengers for the United States Immigration Officer At Port of Arrival (Date: 18th-19th June 1912, Ship: Carpathia) - National Archives, NWCTB-85-T715-Vol. 4183.

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(2017) Miriam Kantor Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #474, updated 19th August 2017 16:30:01 PM)
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