George Terrill Thresher (1886 - 1939) MP

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Birthplace: Hampshire, Southampton, England
Death: Died
Cause of death: Shipwreck
Occupation: Fireman/Stoker
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About George Terrill Thresher

Mr George Terrill Thresher

  • Born: Tuesday 1st June 1886 in Hampshire England
  • Age: 25 years 10 months and 14 days.
  • Last Residence: at 28 Mount Pleasant Road, Northam Southampton Hampshire England
  • Occupation: Fireman / Stoker
  • Last Ship: Oceanic
  • Engine crew
  • First Embarked: Southampton
  • Rescued (boat 9)
  • Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912
  • Died: Friday 17th November 1939
  • Cause of Death: Shipwreck

Mr George Thresher, 25, was born in Southampton, Hampshire on 1 June 1886.

When he signed-on to the Titanic, on 6 April 1912, he gave his address as 36 Mount Pleasant Road, (Southampton). He had transferred from the Oceanic. As a fireman he received monthly wages of £6.

Thresher survived the sinking. It is not known which lifeboat he was rescued in.

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George Terrill Thresher's Timeline

June 1, 1886
Hampshire, Southampton, England
November 17, 1939
Age 53