Percival Wayland White

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Percival Wayland White

Birthdate: (54)
Birthplace: United States
Death: April 15, 1912 (50-58)
Titanic (Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered)
Immediate Family:

Husband of Edith Frasar Wheeler
Father of Richard Frasar White and Percival White, Jr.

Occupation: Manufacturer
Managed by: Private User
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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[279])

Credits Michael A. Findlay, USA

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Percival Wayland White's Timeline

United States
December 1890
Age 32
United States
April 15, 1912
Age 54