William Logan Gwynne

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William Logan Gwynne

Also Known As: "William L. Gwinn or Gwynn"
Birthdate: (36)
Birthplace: New York, New York, New York, United States
Death: April 15, 1912 (36)
At Sea - Titanic Casualty
Immediate Family:

Son of Alexander Gwynne and Emily Gwynne
Husband of Florence Gwynne
Father of William Thurston Gwynne and Marjorie Gwynne
Brother of Cornelius "Cass" James Gwynne; Emily Gwynne; Alexander Gwynne; Albert Gwynne; Albion Thurston Gwynne and 3 others

Occupation: Postal Clerk - 1912
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About William Logan Gwynne


  • Name: Mr William Logan Gwynn
  • Age: 37 years
  • Marital Status: Married.
  • Last Residence: in Asbury Park New Jersey United States
  • Occupation: Postal Clerk
  • Victualling crew
  • First Embarked: Southampton
  • Died in the sinking.
  • Body Not Recovered

Mr William Logan Gwinn, 37, lived at Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA. Whilst in Southampton he resided at 4 Commercial Road.

Gwinn had been scheduled to work on the Philadelphia, but had recieved word that his wife was ill and requested to be assigned to an earlier voyage, so he could get back home to her, and was transfered to the Titanic.

Gwinn was last seen standing next to Purser McElroy on the Boat Deck. Gwinn was lost in the sinking his body was not recovered.


He is sometimes listed as living at Brooklyn, New York, USA.

References and Sources

  • Marriages, births, deaths and injuries that have occurred on board during the voyage (PRO London, BT 100/259-260)
  • John P. Eaton & Charles A. Haas (1996) Titanic: Destination Disaster, 2nd ed. Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1 85260 534 0


  • Chris Dohany, USA
  • Hermann Söldner, Germany
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William Logan Gwynne's Timeline

February 10, 1876
New York, New York, New York, United States
April 18, 1909
Age 33
April 15, 1912
Age 36
At Sea - Titanic Casualty
Age 35
New York, New York, New York, United States