About Sidney John Barton
- Name: Mr Sidney John Barton
- Age: 25 years
- Marital Status: Single.
- Last Residence: in Southampton Hampshire England
- Occupation: Steward Victualling crew
- First Embarked: Southampton
- Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered
Mr Sidney John Barton, 25, was born in Hampshire. He lived at 85 College Street, St. Marys, Southampton
He signed-on to the Titanic, on 4 April 1912, his last ship having been the Olympic. As a third class steward he received monthly wages of £3 15s.
Barton died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.
Barton is mentioned on a gravestone in the Old Cemetery, Southampton Common, Southampton.
To the Everlasting Memory of Sidney John Barton who lost his life on the SS Titanic, April 15 1912 aged 26 years. Notes From the Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913: Number 310. Barton Ada Emily, Mother. Barton, Alfred, Father. Class F dependants.
Documents Crew Particulars of Engagement
References Agreement and Account of Crew (PRO London, BT100/259) Alphabetical List of the Crew of the "Titanic", Public Record Office (BT100/259) Casualty List, Public Record Office (BT100/259) Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklets and Minute Books
Contributors Peter Engberg-Klarström, Sweden Brian Ticehurst, UK