Frederick James Banfield

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Frederick James Banfield

Birthplace: Helston area of Cornwall
Death: Died
Cause of death: Titanic victim
Immediate Family:

Son of James Martin Banfield and Ellen Banfield
Husband of Cecilia Elizabeth Banfield
Father of Frederick James Banfield and Ellen Banfield
Brother of William John Banfield

Occupation: Miner
Managed by: Private User
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About Frederick James Banfield

Mr Frederick James Banfield

Emigrated to the USA and was working as a mining engineer at the Montana Mine, San Remo, Nevada. On 15 December 1911 he returned to his wife in England for a 3 month holiday, during this time he stayed with her at 30 Grenville Road, Plymouth, Devon. After the holiday he was to journey to Houghton, Michigan, where he had relatives, and start work at the Isle Royale Mine there. He boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a second class passenger (ticket number C.A. 34068, £10 10s).

Fred Banfied died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified. There is a memorial to him on the family gravestone in Helston, Cornwall.

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Frederick James Banfield's Timeline

February 29, 1884
Helston area of Cornwall
April 15, 1912
Age 28
April 15, 1912
Age 28
November 12, 1912
Age 28
Plymouth, UK