Mr Mapriededer Zakarian

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© Bill Fowler, Canada

Mr Mapriededer Zakarian, from what was in 1912 Turkish occupied Armenia, was a Christian, and after Turkish Muslims renewed an ongoing vendetta against Christians, Zakarian and several of his compatriots, Neshan Krekorian, Orsen Sirayanian, Ortin Zakarian and David Vartunian decided to flee the country and emigrate to Canada.

Zakarian boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as a third class passenger.

He lost his life in the sinking. His body was recovered (#304), and buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax on 10 May 1912.

 

NO. 304. - MALE. - ESTIMATED AGE, 26. DARK - HAIR AND SLIGHT MUSTACHE.

CLOTHING - Blue suit; striped shirt; brown pants; three shirts.

EFFECTS - 80 francs in gold; $12.50 in gold in purse; empty purse.

THIRD CLASS TICKET.

NAME - MAURI DER ZACANIAN.

 

Notes

Sometimes listed as "Mapreder Zakarian".
 

Articles and Stories

The Times (1912) 
 

Credits

Alan Hustak, Canada
Hermann Söldner, Germany

References and Sources

Record of Bodies and Effects: Passengers and Crew, S.S. Titanic (Public Archives of Nova Scotia) (#304)
Search archive British and Irish newspapers online

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(2018) Mapriededer Zakarian Encyclopedia Titanica (ref: #1316, updated 17th November 2018 01:34:36 AM)
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