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Titanic Survivors on Lifeboat 4

Lifeboat 4, the 16th one launched at 1:50 am (with delays), located on the boat deck, port side, with 42 occupants comprised of 24 First Class, 7 Second Class passengers, and 11 Crew Members. Capacity for the lifeboat was 65 (65% of Capacity).

First Class Passengers

  1. Mrs. Madeleine Talmage Astor (née Force) (18)  New York, New York, US [LB-4]
  2. Miss Rosalie Bidois (maid) (46)  New York, New York, US [LB-4]
  3. Miss Caroline Louise Endres (nurse) (39)  New York, New York, US [LB-4]
  4. Mrs. Lucile (née Polk) Carter, (36)  Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, US [LB-4]
  5. Miss Auguste Serreplan (maid) (30)  Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, US [LB-4]
  6. Miss Lucile Polk Carter, (13)  Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, US [LB-4]
  7. Master William Thornton II Carter, (11)  Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, US [LB-4]
  8. Mrs. Carrie Constance Chaffee (née Toogood) (47)  Amenia, North Dakota, US [LB-4]
  9. Mrs. Virginia Estelle Clark (née McDowell) (26)  Los Angeles, California, US [LB-4]
  10. Mrs. Florence Briggs Cumings (née Thayer) (35)  New York, New York, US [LB-4]
  11. Miss Elizabeth Mussey Eustis, (54)  Brookline, Massachusetts, US [LB-4]
  12. Mrs. Ida Sophia Hippach (née Fischer) (44)  Chicago, Illinois, US [LB-4]
  13. Miss Jean Gertrude Hippach, (17)  Chicago, Illinois, US [LB-4]
  14. Mrs. Emily Maria Ryerson (née Borie) (48)  Cooperstown, New York, US [LB-4]
  15. maid, Miss Victorine Chaudanson and (36)  Cooperstown, New York, US [LB-4]
  16. Miss Susan Parker "Suzette" Ryerson, (21)  Cooperstown, New York, US [LB-4]
  17. Miss Emily Borie Ryerson, (18)  Cooperstown, New York, US [LB-4]
  18. Master John Borie "Jack" Ryerson, (13)  Cooperstown, New York, US [LB-4]
  19. Miss Grace Scott Bowen (governess) (45)  Cooperstown, New York, US [LB-4]
  20. Mrs. Martha (née Eustis) Stephenson, (52)  Paris, France [LB-4]
  21. Mrs. Marian Longsteth Thayer (née Morris) (39)  Haverford, Pennsylvania, US [LB-4]
  22. Miss Margaret Fleming (maid) (42)  Haverford, Pennsylvania, US [LB-4]
  23. Mrs. Eleanor Widener (née Elkins) (50)  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US [LB-4]
  24. Miss Amalie Henriette "Emily" Gieger (maid) (35)  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US [LB-4]

Second Class Passengers

  1. Mrs. Anna (Anna Hamlin) Hämäläinen, (24)  Detroit, Michigan, US [LB-4]
  2. Master Viljo Unto Johannes (William Hamlin) Hämäläinen, (1)  Detroit, Michigan, US [LB-4]
  3. Mrs. Elizabeth "Eliza" Hocking (née Neads) (54)  Penzance, Cornwall, England [LB-4]
  4. Miss Ellen "Nellie" Hocking, (20)  Penzance, Cornwall, England [LB-4]
  5. Mrs. Emily Richards (née Hocking) (23)  Penzance, Cornwall, England [LB-4]
  6. Master William Rowe Richards, (3)  Penzance, Cornwall, England [LB-4]
  7. Master Sibley George Richards, (9 mo.)  Penzance, Cornwall, England [LB-4]

Deck Crew

  1. Mr. John Foley, (44)  Storekeeper [LB-4]
  2. Mr. Samuel Ernest Hemming, (43)  Lamp Trimmer [LB-4]
  3. Mr. William Henry Lyons, (26)  Able Seaman [LB-4]
  4. Mr. William McCarthy, (47)  Able Seaman [LB-4]
  5. Mr. Walter John Perkis, (37)  Quartermaster [LB-4]

Engineering Crew

  1. Mr. Thomas Patrick Dillon, (25)  Trimmer [LB-4]
  2. Mr. Thomas G. Ranger, (29)  Greaser [LB-4]
  3. Mr. Frederick Scott, (28)  Greaser [LB-4]
  4. Mr. Alfred White, (32)  Greaser [LB-4]

Victualling Crew

  1. Mr. Andrew Cunningham, (35)  Bedroom Steward [LB-4]
  2. Mr. Frank Winnold Prentice, (22)  Storekeeper [LB-4]

Legend For Survivor or Lost Passengers and Crew Members

  • LB-# or A-D - Survivor on Lifeboat 1-16 or Collapsible Lifeboat A-D
  • P-BNR - Perished, Body Not Recovered or Body Not Identified
  • MB – CS Mackay-Bennett (bodies 1–306)
  • M – CS Minia (bodies 307–323)
  • MM – CGS Montmagny (bodies 326–329)
  • A – SS Algerine (body 330)
  • O – RMS Oceanic (bodies 331–333)
  • I – SS Ilford (body 334)
  • OT – SS Ottawa (body 335)

Numbers 324 and 325 were unused, and the six bodies buried at sea by the Carpathia also went unnumbered. Several recovered bodies were unidentifiable and thus not all numbers are matched with a person.

Upon recovery, the bodies of 209 identified and unidentified victims of the sinking were brought to Halifax, Nova Scotia. Of those, 121 were taken to the non-denominational Fairview Lawn Cemetery, 59 were repatriated, 19 were buried in the Roman Catholic Mount Olivet Cemetery, and 10 were taken to the Jewish Baron de Hirsch Cemetery. The bodies of the remaining recovered victims were either delivered to family members or buried at sea.

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