Birth Emily Annie was born in September 1907 in London, United Kingdom County, England United Kingdom.
Death Emily Annie died on May 29, 1914 at St Lawrence River, Quebec Canada at 6 years old. The cause of death is listed as: Drowning in lower decks

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Emily Annie "Emmie" Jay (1907 - 1914) was born in September 1907 in London, United Kingdom County, England United Kingdom. She was born into the Jay family.

She was born to Frederick Jay and Emily Foley Jay, and had 4 siblings: Queenie Jay, Frederick William Jay, Stella Dorothy Jay, Clifford James Jay. There are no known spouses or children on record for Emily Annie. She died on May 29, 1914 at St Lawrence River, Quebec Canada at 6 years of age. Her cause of death is listed as: drowning in lower decks.

Emily Annie "Emmie" Jay's last known residence is at Westmount, Quebec County, Canada.

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Given name
Emily Annie
Nickname
Emmie
Surnames
Jay family history
Ethnicity
English
Nationality
British
Last Known Residence
Westmount, Quebec County, Canada
Born

London, United Kingdom County, England United Kingdom
Death
at St Lawrence River,
Quebec Canada
Cause of death
Drowning in lower decks
Gender
Female

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Emmie Jay traveled with her mother and siblings on the Empress of Ireland as 3rd class. The family was traveling to England to visit a relative. Empress of Ireland collided with a Norwegian liner at 2:00 AM in the middle of a fog. The collision caused the ship to sink in only 14 minutes. 3rd class passengers who felt the collision were trapped below the flooded decks. Emily perished with her mother and siblings. None of their bodies were found.

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