Mr Eugene Joseph Abbott

Master Eugene Joseph Abbott, 13,  was born on 31 March 1898 in Providence, Rhode Island, he was baptized on 2 April 1904.

He boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a third class passenger together with his mother Rhoda Abbott and brother Rossmore Abbott.

As the Titanic took her final plunge Rhoda Abbott and her two sons jumped from the deck, she managed to get into collapsible A but the two boys were lost.

Eugene Abbott's body, if recovered, was never identified.

References and Sources

Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279])

Research Articles

Robert L. Bracken Voyage (2004) The Mystery of Rhoda Abbott Revealed
Unravelling a Titanic enigma

Newspaper Articles

Records of Grace Church, URI Archives, Special Collections Eugene's baptism at Grace Church
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Link and cite this biography

Encyclopedia Titanica (2013) Eugene Joseph Abbott (ref: #613, last updated: 29th October 2013, accessed 11th June 2021 19:04:30 PM)

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