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Titanic Passengers - First Class

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Titanic Passengers - First Class

This a sub project of the RMA Titanic project, the passenger list below is currently used as a worksheet while we are in the process of adding profiles. Here you can check if the profile you would like to add is added already

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Information about the first class passengers can be found here First class passengers

How many first class passengers were onboard?

There are various figures quoted for the number of people on board the Titanic at the time of its sinking. Some sources quote 2223 people while others cite 2228. This is due to discrepancies, errors, and omissions in the original passenger lists.

The official number of first class passengers varies according to the source

  • First class passengers onboard 325 to 329
  • First class survivors 199
  • Percentage survived 60.5 %
  • First class casualties 130
  • Percentage casualties 39.5 %

Passengers travelling first class:

The Titanic's first class passenger list was a who's who of the rich and prominent of the upper class in 1912. A single person berth in first class cost £30, the equivalent of £2,201 and up to £870 (£63,837 today) for a parlour suite and small private promenade deck. First class passengers enjoyed a number of amenities including a gymnasium, a squash court, a salt water swimming pool, electric and Turkish baths, a barbershop, kennels for first class dogs, elevators and both open and enclosed promenades.] First class passengers also travelled accompanied by personal staff—valets, maids, nurses for the children, chauffeurs and cooks.

Key:

S - Survivor

C - Casualty

Survivors are in Bold Italics

Guarantee Group

The Belfast team sent by shipbuilders Harland & Wolff to accompany the Titanic on her maiden voyage travelled as either 1st or 2nd Class Passengers. The following were those who travelled 1st Class.

First Class passenger profiles already on Geni:

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