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Mary Fortune (McDougald)

Birthdate: (77)
Birthplace: Chinguacousy Township Ontario, Canada
Death: March 8, 1929 (77)
Place of Burial: Mt. Pleasant Cemetery Toronto Ontario Canada
Immediate Family:

Wife of Mark Fortune
Mother of Ethel Flora Gordon; Alice Elizabeth Allen; Mabel Helen Fortune; Charles Alexander Fortune; Robert Fortune and 1 other

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About Mary Fortune

  • Name: Mrs Mary Fortune (née McDougald)
  • Born: Tuesday 6th May 1851 in Chinguacousy Township Ontario Canada
  • Age: 60 years
  • Last Residence: in Winnipeg Manitoba Canada
  • 1st Class passenger
  • First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
  • Ticket No. 19950 , £263
  • Cabin No.: C23/25/27
  • Rescued (boat 10)
  • Disembarked Carpathia: New York City on Thursday 18th April 1912
  • Died: Friday 8th March 1929
  • Cause of Death: Cause Not Disclosed
  • Buried: Mt. Pleasant Cemetery Toronto Ontario Canada

Mary McDougald was born in Chinguacousy Township, Peel County, Ontario on 12 May 1851, the daughter of John MacDougald and his wife Mary. She grew up with her 14 brothers and sisters in Portage La Prairie, Manitoba.

Married to Mark Fortune and resident in Winnipeg, Manitoba, she boarded the Titanic at Southampton as a first class passenger. She travelled with her husband, their three daughters Alice Elizabeth, Ethel Flora and Mabel, and their son, Charles Alexander Fortune. The family occupied cabins C-23-25-27.

Mary and her daughters were rescued in lifeboat 10.

Mary, did not remarry and died in Toronto on 8 March 1929, aged 76.

Travelling Companions (on same ticket)

  • Mr Mark Fortune
  • Miss Ethel Flora Fortune
  • Miss Alice Elizabeth Fortune
  • Miss Mabel Helen Fortune
  • Mr Charles Alexander Fortune

References and Sources

  • Toronto Daily Star, Saturday, March 9, 1929, Obituary
  • Province of Ontario Certificate
  • of Death
  • Credits
  • Pat Cook, USA
  • Phillip Gowan, USA
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Mary Fortune's Timeline

May 6, 1851
September 22, 1883
Age 32
May 10, 1887
Age 36
November 3, 1888
Age 37
October 13, 1892
Age 41
March 8, 1929
Age 77
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery Toronto Ontario Canada