About Alfred Scott Witherbee, Jr.
Master Alfred Scott Witherbee, Jr.
- RMS Lusitania victim
Alfred Witherbee, Jr. (1911 – 1915), 3, of New York, New York, United States was an American citizen and the son of Beatrice Witherbee and grandson of Mary Brown. He was traveling with his mother and grandmother aboard Lusitania, as his mother and father, also named Alfred, was relocating the family to London, England. Alfred Jr. and Mary were lost in the Lusitania disaster, but Beatrice survived. Beatrice related to her future mother-in-law, Pauline Jolivet, that Beatrice had tried to hold on to Alfred in the water.
Aboard Lusitania, the Witherbee party occupied cabin D-52.