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William Andrew Johnston

Birthdate: (8)
Birthplace: Croydon, Greater London, UK
Death: April 15, 1912 (8)
TITANIC at sea (Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered)
Place of Burial: Atlantic Ocean
Immediate Family:

Son of Andrew Emslie Johnston and Eliza Johnston
Brother of Catherine Nellie Johnston

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About William Andrew Johnston


  • Name: Master William Andrew Johnston
  • Born: Monday 14th September 1903
  • Age: 8 years
  • Last Residence: in Thornton Heath London England
  • 3rd Class passenger
  • First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th April 1912
  • Ticket No. 6607 , £23 9s
  • Destination: New London Connecticut United States
  • Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered

Master William Andrew Johnston was born in Croydon on 14th September, 1903, the son of Andrew Emslie Johnston and his wife Eliza (née Watson).

William, his siblings and parents boarded the Titanic at Southampton as third class passengers. All were lost in the disaster. Their bodies, if recovered, were never identified.

Travelling Companions (on same ticket) Mr Andrew Emslie Johnston Mrs Eliza Johnston Miss Catherine Nellie Johnston Travelling Companions Mrs Margaret Ann Watson Ford Aunt Miss Dollina Margaret Ford cousin References and Sources Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279]) Names and Descriptions of British Passengers Embarked at the Port of Southampton, 10 April 1912 (PRO London, BT 27/780B) Marriages, births, deaths and injuries that have occurred on board during the voyage (PRO London, BT 100/259-260)

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William Andrew Johnston's Timeline

September 14, 1903
Croydon, Greater London, UK
April 15, 1912
Age 8
TITANIC at sea
Atlantic Ocean