Mr Ignjac Hendeković was born in Vagovina, Čazme, Croatia around 1882.
He worked as a labourer and was married to Jalša, née Koscević, and had two daughters: Mara (b. 1905) and Kata (b. 1910).
He boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a third class passenger, having purchased his ticket from the agent: Viktor Klaus-Wildi, Buchs for 299 Swiss francs. (ticket number 349243 which cost £7, 17s, 11d). He was destined for Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and was travelling with Mathilda Peteranec Kramarić.
Hendeković died in the sinking. His body was later recovered by the MacKay Bennett (#306) and buried at Mount Olivet Roman Catholic Cemetery on 10 May 1912.
NO. 306. - MALE. - ESTIMATED AGE, 30. - HAIR FAIR: LIGHT MUSTACHE.
CLOTHING - Blue coat; blue striped pants; no vest; white shirt with embroidered front; leather sandals; brown belt.
EFFECTS - One knife; purse with $ 12 in notes; small purse with 72 cents; two third class tickets; one, No. 349245 for Matilda Petram; the other No. 349243 for Toznai Hendokovic.
NAME - TOZNAI HEDOKOVIC
Bob Knuckle, Canada
Günter Bäbler, Switzerland
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References and SourcesRecord of Bodies and Effects: Passengers and Crew, S.S. Titanic (Public Archives of Nova Scotia) (#306)
Günter Bäbler (1998) Reise auf der Titanic. Chronos, Zürich
Marriages, Births, Deaths and Injuries, White Star Line 1912 (PRO London, BT 100/260)
Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55)