About David Matherson
- Name: Mr David Matherson
- Age: 30 years
- Marital Status: Single.
- Last Residence: at 20 Everton Street Southampton Hampshire England
- Occupation: Able Seaman
- Last Ship: Adriatic
- Deck crew
- First Embarked: Southampton
- Died in the sinking.
- Body recovered by: Mackay-Bennett (No. 192)
- Buried: Fairview Lawn Cemetery Halifax Nova Scotia Canada on Wednesday 8th May 1912.
Mr David Matherson, 30, was born in Thurso, Scotland. When he signed-on to the Titanic he spelt his name "Matheson" and gave his address as 20 Everton Street, Southampton. His wages were £5 per month. His last ship had been the Adriatic.
Matherson died in the sinking. His body was recovered by the MacKay Bennett (#192) and was buried at Fairview Cemetary, Halifax Nova Scotia on 8 May 1912.
NO. 192 - MALE - ESTIMATED AGE, 37 - FAIR HAIR AND MOUSTACHE
CLOTHING - Blue serge suit; ship's jersey and black boots.
TATTOO - On left arm: "D. Matherson" over cross; flag; coat of arms. Above right arm; clasped hands; anchor and "C. M.".
EFFECTS - Pipe; knife.
- Crew Particulars of Engagement
- Record of Bodies and Effects: Passengers and Crew, S.S. Titanic (Public Archives of Nova Scotia) (#192)
- Agreement and Account of Crew (PRO London, BT100/259)
- Colonel Archibald Gracie (1913) The Truth about the Titanic. New York, Mitchell Kennerley
- United States Senate, Washington 1912. n° 806, Crew List
- Hermann Söldner, Germany
- Bill Wormstedt, USA