Arthur Larned Ryerson

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Arthur Larned Ryerson

Birthplace: Chicago
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Turner Ryerson and Ellen Griffin Ryerson
Husband of Emily Maria Ryerson
Father of Susan Parker "Suzette" Patterson; Arthur Lanard Ryerson, Jr.; Emily Borie Clarke; Ellen Ashfordbye Ryerson and John Borie Ryerson
Brother of Edward Larned Ryerson; Eleanor Ryerson and Josephine Ryerson

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About Arthur Larned Ryerson

From Titania

Arthur Larned Ryerson

  • Born: Sunday 12th January 1851
  • Age: 61 years
  • Last Residence: in Cooperstown New York United States
  • 1st Class passenger
  • First Embarked: Cherbourg on Wednesday 10th April 1912
  • Ticket No. 17608 , £262 7s 6d
  • Cabin No.: B57/63/66
  • Died in the sinking.
  • Body Not Recovered

Mr Arthur Larned Ryerson, 61, from Haverford, PA, USA boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg (ticket number 17608, price £262 7s 6d) with his wife Mrs Emily Ryerson and their children Emily Borie Ryerson, John Borie Ryerson and Suzette Parker Ryerson. Their eventual destination was Cooperstown, NY. Mrs Ryerson also brought her maid Miss Victorine Chaudanson.

The family were hurrying back to America after learning of the death of their son Arthur Ryerson jr. (see below). Another child Ellen Ryerson (later Mrs Salvatore) was not aboard the Titanic. She died in New York in 1973.

Unknown to Arthur was the presence on the Titanic of a distant (4th) cousin. William Edwy Ryseron worked as a steward in the dining saloon.

Arthur Ryerson was lost in the sinking, his body, if recovered, was never identified.

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Arthur Larned Ryerson's Timeline

January 12, 1851
January 31, 1889
Age 38
August 3, 1890
Age 39
Age 39
October 8, 1893
Age 42
Illinois, USA
Age 43
December 16, 1898
Age 47
Illinois, USA
Age 60