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William H. Slight

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hampshire, UK
Death: Died in TiTANIC at sea
Cause of death: Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered
Place of Burial: Atlantic Ocean
Immediate Family:

Son of William Henry Slight and Mary Slight
Husband of Catherine Slight
Father of Henry William Slight
Brother of Clara A Slight; Jessie K Slight; Mary J Slight and Harry John Slight

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About William H. Slight

Marriages Mar 1897 Lawes Catherine Southampton 2c 27

 

Slight William Henry J Southampton 2c 27

http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/titanic-victim/william-slight.html

  • Name: Mr William H. Slight
  • Born in Hampshire England
  • Age: 37 years
  • Marital Status: Widowed.
  • Last Residence: at Hillside, Bitterne Park Southampton Hampshire England
  • Occupation: Larder Cook
  • Last Ship: Olympic
  • Victualling crew
  • First Embarked: Belfast on Monday 1st April 1912
  • Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered

Mr W. Slight, 35 [1], was born in Hampshire.

He was on board the Titanic for her delivery trip from Belfast to Southampton. When he signed-on again, in Southampton, on 4 April 1912, he gave his address as ) Hillside, Bitterne Park, (Southampton). His last ship had been the Olympic. As larder cook he received monthly wages of £7.

Slight died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.

Notes 1. On the Belfast agreement his age is listed as 29.

References and Sources Agreement and Account of Crew (PRO London, BT100/259) Particulars of Engagement (Belfast), Ulster Folk and Transport Museum (TRANS 2A/45 381)

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William H. Slight's Timeline

1875
1875
Hampshire, UK
1897
1897
Age 22
Hampshire, England
1899
1899
Age 24
Hampshire, England
1912
April 15, 1912
Age 37
TiTANIC at sea
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Atlantic Ocean