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Francis Ernest George Coy

Birthplace: Thetford Norfolk, England
Death: Died in Titanic
Cause of death: Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered
Immediate Family:

Son of F.G. Coy and Mrs F.G. Coy

Occupation: Junior Assistant 3rd. Engineer
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About Francis Ernest George Coy

Mr Francis Ernest George Coy

  • Born: 1886
  • Born in Thetford Norfolk England
  • Age: 26 years
  • Marital Status: Married.
  • Last Residence: at 134 Portswood Road Portswood Southampton Hampshire England
  • Occupation: Junior Assistant 3rd. Engineer
  • Last Ship: Olympic
  • Engine crew
  • First Embarked: Belfast on Tuesday 2nd April 1912
  • Died in the sinking.
  • Body Not Recovered

Coy was born at Thetford, in the county of Norfolk, in the year 1886, and was the only son of Mr. and Mrs. F. G. Coy, of Portsmouth. His apprenticeship days were spent in the Portsmouth Dockyard. After completing his apprenticeship he joined the White Star Line, being appointed sixth engineer in the Oceanic in August, 1907, and later being promoted to fifth and then assistant fourth engineer. He was transferred to the Olympic and later to the Titanic. Mr. Coy, who held a second-class certificate, resided at Southampton, and left a widow, but no children. Contributors

  • Brian Ticehurst, UK
  • Denis Griffiths, UK

Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund


March 1913

Number 63. Coy, May B. E. Widow. Coy, Edna, Widow. Both class C dependants.


  • Brian Ticehurst
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Francis Ernest George Coy's Timeline

Thetford Norfolk, England
April 15, 1912
Age 26