Peju Colcheff (c.1876 - 1912) MP

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Nicknames: "Peyo Coleff"
Birthplace: Bulgaria
Death: Died in TITANIC at sea
Cause of death: Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered
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About Peju Colcheff

Titanica

  • Name: Mr Peju Coltcheff
  • Age: 36 years
  • Last Residence: in Gurnogmik Bulgaria
  • Occupation: General Labourer
  • 3rd Class passenger
  • First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
  • Ticket No. 349210 , £7 17s 11d
  • Destination: Chicago Illinois United States
  • Died in the sinking.
  • Body Not Recovered

Mr Peju Colcheff, 36, a potter from Gumostnik (Gumoshtnik), Lovec (Lovech), Bulgaria, boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a third class passenger. He was accompanied by fellow inhabitants of his home village: Lailio Jonkoff, Marin Markoff, Lazar Minkoff, Stoytcho Mionoff, Penko Naidenoff, Nedialco Petroff and Ilia Stoytcheff. To reach his destination Mr Colcheff bought ticket number 349210 for £7 17s 11d.

Colcheff died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified. At the cemetery of Gumoshtnik a stone was erected to commemorate the men.

Notes

Sometimes listed as "Peyo Coleff".

References

  • Harro Hess, Manfred Hessel (1999), Titanic, Das Handbuch, Herbig München
  • 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)

Contributors

  • Hermann Söldner, Germany
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Peju Colcheff's Timeline

1876
1876
Bulgaria
1912
April 15, 1912
Age 36
TITANIC at sea
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Atlantic Ocean