Tuesday, January 25, 2011
Boat #122, Guyana - A Stead on the Titanic
A distant relative of mine, William T. Stead, was aboard the Titanic as she embarked on her maiden voyage from Southampton, England to New York City. Sadly, he was still aboard when the Titanic reached its final destination. William T. Stead was an unusual character—a famous journalist, a oddball spiritualist, and an all around interesting guy. Read more about William and the unusual circumstances surrounding his life and death here.