Johan George Reuchlin (1874 - 1912) MP

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Birthplace: Rotterdam, Rotterdam, South Holland, The Netherlands
Death: Died
Cause of death: Titanic victim
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Mr Jonkheer Johan George Reuchlin

  • Name: Mr Jonkheer Johan George Reuchlin
  • Born: Sunday 6th December 1874
  • Age: 38 years
  • Last Residence: in Rotterdam Netherlands
  • 1st Class passenger
  • First Embarked: Cherbourg on Wednesday 10th April 1912
  • Ticket No. 19972
  • Died in the sinking.
  • Body Not Recovered

Jonkheer Johan George Reuchlin 1, 38, was born in Rotterdam on 6 December, 1874, the second son of Otto Reuchlin (1842 - 1924), wine merchant and later director of the Holland Amerika Line 2. Johan became bureau chief of the Holland Amerika Line, and was himself later made a director. He lived at 53 Calandstraat, Rotterdam.

Reuchlin married Agatha Maria Elink Schuurman in the Netherlands on 10 May 1905. They had three children: Henri, Carolina Helena and Maarten 3.

He boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as first class passenger carrying ticket number 19972. The ticket was complementary because of his position with the Holland America Line which was part of the International Mercantile Marine. J. Pierpont Morgan's conglomerate that also owned the White Star Line. Reuchlin was on the Titanic to evaluate the Olympic-class liners. The Holland America Line had ordered a large vessel from Harland & Wolff - the Statendam II which was already under construction in March 1912.

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Jonkheer Johan George Reuchlin's Timeline

December 6, 1874
Rotterdam, Rotterdam, South Holland, The Netherlands
May 10, 1905
Age 30
Rotterdam, Rotterdam, South Holland, The Netherlands
July 7, 1906
Age 31
July 5, 1908
Age 33
February 3, 1911
Age 36
April 15, 1912
Age 37