About Ruth Taussig
Miss Ruth Taussig
- Born: Saturday 25th November 1893
- Age: 18 years
- Last Residence: in New York City New York United States
- 1st Class passenger
- First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
- Ticket No. 110413 , £79 13s
- Cabin No.: E68
- Rescued (boat 8)
- Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912
- Died: Friday 9th January 1925
- Cause of Death: Typhoid Fever
- Buried: Mt. Pleasant Cemetery New York City New York United States
Miss Ruth Taussig was born on 25 November 1893, the daughter of Emil Taussig and Tillie Taussig. Ruth Taussig was married after the sinking to Julius B. Lichtenstein, had two daughters, Elinor and Alice, and lived in New York City. Ruth boarded the Titanic at Southampton with her parents. She occupied cabin E-68.
Ruth and her mother were rescued in lifeboat 8.
Ruth Taussig was married after the sinking to Julius B. Lichtenstein, had two daughters, Elinor and Alice, and lived in New York City. Tragically she died, at the age of just 31, from Typhoid fever on 9 January 1925. Two days later she was buried at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, New York.
Travelling Companions (on same ticket) Mr Emil Taussig Mrs Tillie Taussig References and Sources New York Times, 10 January 1925, Death Notice State of New York Standard Certificate of Death
Credits Michael A. Findlay, USA Phillip Gowan, USA