About William Augustus Spencer
He is shown on this Titanic passenger list. According to an unverified source, William Augustus Spencer was 4xg grandson of immigrant William and Agnes (Harris) Spencer.
- Name: Mr William Augustus Spencer
- Born: Sunday 7th January 1855
- Age: 57 years
- Last Residence: in New York City New York United States
- 1st Class passenger
- First Embarked: Cherbourg on Wednesday 10th April 1912
- Ticket No. 17569 , £146 10s 5d
- Cabin No.: B78
- Died in the sinking.
- Body Not Recovered
Mr William Augustus Spencer, 57, was born in New York on 7 January 1855.
A resident of Paris, Mr Spencer boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as a first class passenger (ticket number PC 17569, £146 10s 5d), together with his wife Marie Spencer.
Mr Spencer perished in the disaster. His body, if recovered, was never identified.
There is a memorial stone for him at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York.
William Augustus Spencer's Timeline
January 7, 1855
April 15, 1912
N. Atlantic, Lost on Titanic, 1st Class #17569
Mem Stone, Greenwood Cem., Brooklyn, NY