Elizabeth "Betty" Bretherton (1914 - 1915)

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Born February 1914 in Santa Monica, Los Angeles County County, California
Died May 7, 1915 at Mid-Atlantic Ocean at 1 years old. The cause of death is listed as: Lusitania sinking
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Family

Father: Cyril Bretherton
Mother: Norah Keating Bretherton
Siblings: Paul Bretherton

Birth


Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California

Death

at Mid-Atlantic Ocean,

Cause of death

Lusitania sinking

Burial / Funeral

at Old Church cemetery,
Cobh, Cork County, Ireland

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Given name

Elizabeth

Nickname

"Betty"

Surnames

Bretherton family history

Gender

Female

Summary

Elizabeth 15 months old boarded Lusitania as 2nd class with her mother Norah and 3 year old brother Paul.
Paul was the only child in the family to survive the disaster. Elizabeth ended up lost. Elizabeth was given to a man while Norah went to fetch Paul who was sleeping in his cabin. Cyril (who was the father) had to pay for Elizabeth's burial.

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May 23, 2014 4:05 pm

Family History

Elizabeth "Betty" Bretherton (1914 - 1915) was born in February 1914 in Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California. She was born into the Bretherton family.

She was born to Cyril Bretherton and Norah Keating Bretherton, and had 1 sibling: Paul Bretherton. Elizabeth died on May 7, 1915 at Mid-Atlantic Ocean, at 1 years of age. Her family lists the cause of death as: lusitania sinking. She was buried on May 11, 1915 in Old Church cemetery, Cobh, Cork County, Ireland.

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Norah handed Elizabeth to a man to fetch her sleeping son Paul. The man who was in a panic lost sight of Elizabeth and decided to save his own life.

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