Sidney Samuel Jacobsohn (c.1870 - 1912) MP

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Birthplace: Victoria West, Cape, South Africa
Death: Died in At Sea - Titanic Casualty
Cause of death: Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered
Occupation: Colonial Solicitor
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About Sidney Samuel Jacobsohn

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  • Name: Mr Sidney Samuel Jacobsohn
  • Age: 40 years
  • Last Residence: in London London England
  • 2nd Class passenger
  • First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
  • Ticket No. 243847 , £27
  • Destination: Montreal Québéc Canada
  • Died in the sinking.
  • Body Not Recovered

Mr Sidney Samuel Jacobsohn, 42, from 7 Pembridge Square, London, boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a second class passenger together with his wife Amy Frances Jacobsohn. To reach their destination Montreal, Canada, they bought ticket number 243847 for £27.

Mr Sidney Jacobsohn died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.

References

  • United States Senate (62nd Congress), Subcommittee Hearings of the Committee on Commerce, Titanic Disaster, Washington 1912.

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)

Acknowledgements

  • Hermann Söldner, Germany

Travelling Companions (on same ticket)

  • Mrs Amy Frances Christy Jacobsohn
  • Travelling Companions
  • Mrs Alice Frances Christy
  • Miss Rachel Julie Cohen Christy

In 1902 Sydney Samuel Jacobsohn was an attorney in Cape Town, living at 16 Wale Street. He registered mortgage bonds in 1898 and 1906. He later moved to London. He married Amy Frances Christy Cohen on 6th September 1910. She was born in London. They boarded the Titanic as 2nd Class passengers, on their way to Montreal, Canada. Sydney (42) did not survive. Amy (24) was rescued by the Carpathia. She returned to England onboard the Meganti.

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Sidney Samuel Jacobsohn's Timeline

1870
1870
Cape, South Africa
1910
September 6, 1910
Age 40
London, England
1911
1911
Age 41
1912
April 15, 1912
Age 42
At Sea - Titanic Casualty