About Richard William Smith
Address given on probate - 53 Stanthorpe Road, Streatham, Surrey. Age 53. Widow Susan Hepburn. See attached.
"According to Craig Stringer [informations from his CD: Titanic People], Richard Smith was 57. He was born in Newington Surrey the son of Marianne Smith, who remarried. Her new married name was Megson. Richard was a tea merchant working for Reinach-Nephews & Co. He had been married, but in 1912 was a widower living with his widowed mother at 53 Stanhope Rd, Streatham, Surrey. His mother died in March 1914. Richard's estate went to a widow: Susan Hepburn".
- Name: Mr Richard William Smith
- Last Residence: in Streatham London England
- 1st Class passenger
- First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
- Ticket No. 113056 , £26
- Cabin No.: A19
- Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered
Mr Richard William Smith from Streatham, Surrey, boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a first class passenger. He occupied cabin A-19.
Smith died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.