Rossmore Edward Abbott

Rossmore Edward Abbott

Mr Rossmore Edward Abbott, 16, of Providence, Rhode Island boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a third class passenger together with his mother Rosa Abbott and brother Eugene.

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

The body of Rossmore Abbott was recovered and was buried at sea on 24 April 1912

NO. 190 - MALE - ESTIMATED AGE, 22 - VERY FAIR

CLOTHING - Brown overcoat; grey pants; green cardigan; blue jersey; black boots.

EFFECTS - Watch; chain and fob, with medal marked "Rossmore Abbott"; pocket book empty and two knives.

PROBABLY THIRD CLASS - NAME - ROSSMORE ABBOT

References and Sources

References
Record of Bodies and Effects: Passengers and Crew, S.S. Titanic (Public Archives of Nova Scotia)

Research Articles

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

Newspaper Articles

New York Times (4 May 1912) MINIA REPORTS TWO BODIES
Ship Returning to Halifax---Patrick O'Keefe's Story of Rescue

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Encyclopedia Titanica (2011) Rossmore Edward Abbott (ref: #612, last updated: 19th December 2011, accessed 15th June 2021 15:51:19 PM)
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