Mr Thomas Drake Martinez Cardeza

Thomas Drake Martinez Cardeza

Mr Thomas Drake Martinez Cardeza, 36, from Germantown, PA, boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg with his mother Charlotte Cardeza and his manservant Gustave Lesueur. They occupied one of the two most luxurious suites on board (B51/3/5, ticket 17755, £512, 6s).

Mr Cardeza, his mother and the servants were rescued in lifeboat 3

His wife Mary Racine Cardeza died in 1943 and Thomas Cardeza died on 6 June 1952. He was buried beside his mother at West Laurel Hill Cenetery, Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania.

© Michael A. Findlay, USA

 

Pictures

Thomas Cardeza in 1917
(1917) 
THOMAS CARDEZA IN 1917
Thomas Cardeza in 1915
(1915) 
THOMAS CARDEZA IN 1915
Thomas Cardeza in 1919
THOMAS CARDEZA IN 1919
 

Articles and Stories

New York Times (1954) 
New York Times (1952) 
New York Times (1943) 
New York Sun (1912) 
Chicago American (1912) 
Washington Times (1912) 
Washington Herald (1912) 
New York Times (1912) 
Evening Bulletin (1912) 
Chicago American (1912) 
New York Times (1900) 
New York Times (1900) 
New York Times (1900) 
New York Times (1899) 
 

Credits

Michael A. Findlay, USA
Phillip Gowan, USA

Link and cite this biography

(2018) Thomas Drake Martinez Cardeza Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #51, updated 19th December 2018 01:33:30 AM)
URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-survivor/thomas-cardeza.html

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