John Farthing (c.1855 - 1912) MP

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Death: Died in At Sea - Titanic Casualty
Cause of death: Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered
Managed by: June Barnes
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About John Farthing

Name: Mr John Farthing Age: 57 years Occupation: Servant to Mr Isidor Straus 1st Class passenger First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912 Ticket No. 17483 , £221 15s 7d Cabin No.: C95 Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered

Mr John Farthing boarded the Titanic at Southampton. He was manservant to Isidor Straus. His ticket was number 17483 and he occupied cabin C-95.

Farthing died in the disaster. His body, if recovered, was never identified.

Travelling Companions (on same ticket)

  • Miss Ellen Bird
  • Mr Isidor Straus
  • Mrs Rosalie Ida Straus

References and Sources

  • Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279])
  • Marriages, births, deaths and injuries that have occurred on board during the voyage (PRO London, BT 100/259-260)
  • Names and Descriptions of British Passengers Embarked at the Port of Southampton, 10 April 1912 (PRO London, BT 27/780B)
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John Farthing's Timeline

April 15, 1912
Age 57
At Sea - Titanic Casualty