Percival Wayland White
|Death:||Died in Titanic|
|Cause of death:||Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered|
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About Percival Wayland White
Mr Percival Wayland White
- Age: 54 years
- Last Residence: in Brunswick Maine United States
- Occupation: Manufacturer
- 1st Class passenger
- First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
- Ticket No. 35281 , £77 5s 9d
- Cabin No.: D26
- Died in the sinking.
- Body Not Recovered
Mr Percival Wayland White, 54, was married to Edith Frasar Wheeler and they had two sons, Percival jr. and Richard Frasar.
Percival Wayland White was a prominent and successful cotton manufacturer in Winchendon Springs, Massachusetts. A few years before they sailed on the Titanic, the White family moved from Winchendon Springs to Brunswick, Maine.
He boarded the Titanic, with his son Richard at Southampton following a tour of Europe. They travelled as first class passengers and occupied cabin D-26 (ticket number 35281, £77 5s 9d).
Both men lost their lives in the sinking. The body of Percival White was never found.
Travelling Companions (on same ticket) Mr Richard Frasar White References and Sources Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55)
Credits Michael A. Findlay, USA