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J. W. White

Birthplace: Hampshire, UK
Death: Died in TiTANIC at sea
Cause of death: Died in the sinking. Body recovered by: Mackay-Bennett (No. 272)
Place of Burial: Halifax, Halifax County, NS, Canada
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Brother of Arthur White

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About J. W. White

  • Name: Mr J. W. White
  • Age: 27 years
  • Marital Status: Married.
  • Last Residence: in Southampton Hampshire England
  • Occupation: Glory Hole Steward Victualling crew
  • First Embarked: Southampton
  • Died in the sinking. Body recovered by: Mackay-Bennett (No. 272)
  • Buried: Fairview Lawn Cemetery Halifax Nova Scotia Canada on Wednesday 8th May 1912.

Mr J. White, 27, was born in Hampshire.

When he signed-on to the Titanic, on 4 April 1912, he gave his address as 41 Thackeray Road, (Southampton). His last ship had been the Olympic. As a glory-hole steward he received monthly wages of £3 15s

© Bob Knuckle, Canada

White died in the sinking. His body was recovered by the Mackay-Bennett (#272). He was buried at Fairview cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia on 8 May 1912.


CLOTHING - Blue suit; white jacket.

EFFECTS - One pipe; 6 shillings. G. H. STEWARD.

NAME - J. WHITE (on jacket). 41 Thackeray Rd., Southampton.

References and Sources Agreement and Account of Crew (PRO London, BT100/259) White Star Line (1912.) Record of Bodies and Effects (Passengers and Crew S.S. "Titanic") Recovered by Cable Steamer "MacKay Bennett" Including Bodies Buried at Sea and Bodies Delivered at Morgue in Halifax, N.S. Details compiled from records of the "Mackay-Bennett". Public Archives of Nova Scotia, Halifax, N.S., Manuscript Group 100, Vol. 229, No. 3d, Accession 1976-191

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J. W. White's Timeline

Hampshire, UK
April 15, 1912
Age 27
TiTANIC at sea
May 8, 1912
Age 27
Halifax, Halifax County, NS, Canada