Mr Hugh H. Roberts, 40, was born in Holyhead.
He was on board the Titanic for her delivery trip from Belfast to Southampton. When he signed-on again, in Southampton, on 4 April 1912, he gave his address as 39 Midmay Rd. Bootle (?). His last ship had been the Baltic. As a bedroom steward he received monthly wages of £3 15s.
Roberts died in the sinking. His body was recovered by the Mackay-Bennett (#93) and buried at sea on 23 April 1912.
NO. 93. - MALE. - ESTIMATED AGE, 30. - HAIR AND MOUSTACHE, LIGHT.
CLOTHING - Black coat; steward's coat; two waistcoats; black boots; brown and blue striped pajamas; false teeth top jaw.
NO MARKS ON BODY OR CLOTHING.
EFFECTS - Ship's keys; letter in pocket to "H.H. Roberts".
NAME - H. H. ROBERTS. 39 Mary Rd., Liverpool.
Particulars of Engagement (Belfast), Ulster Folk and Transport Museum (TRANS 2A/45 381)
White Star Line (1912.) Record of Bodies and Effects (Passengers and Crew S.S. "Titanic") Recovered by Cable Steamer "MacKay Bennett"
Link and cite this biography
(2017) Hugh H. Roberts Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #2083, accessed 23rd January 2017 05:30:30 PM)
URL : //www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-victim/hugh-roberts.html
Let us know if you spot an error or want to add new information about Hugh H. Roberts.
Leave a comment