Marie Marguerite "Marguerite" Verniers (1910 - 1914)

Birth Marie was born in May 1910 in Montreal, Vlaams Gewest Canada.
Death Marie died on May 29, 1914 at St Lawrence River, Canada County, Quebec Canada at 4 years old. The cause of death is listed as: Drowning in lower decks

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Marie Marguerite "Marguerite" Verniers (1910 - 1914) was born in May 1910 in Montreal, Vlaams Gewest Canada. She was born into the Verniers family.

She was born to Camille Joseph Verniers and Edmee Marie Verniers, and had 5 siblings: Georges Louis Verniers, Edouard Joseph Verniers, Renee Marie Verniers, Francois Xavier Verniers, Jean Marie Verniers. Marie died on May 29, 1914 at St Lawrence River, Canada County, Quebec Canada at 4 years of age. Her cause of death is listed as: drowning in lower decks.

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Given name
Marie
Surnames
Verniers family history
Ethnicity
French
Nationality
Belgian
Last Known Residence
Born

Montreal, Vlaams Gewest Canada
Death
at St Lawrence River,
Canada County, Quebec Canada
Cause of death
Drowning in lower decks
Gender
Female
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Marguerite Verniers traveled on the Empress of Ireland with her parents and five siblings. On May 29, 1914 the ship collided with a Norwegian liner at Saint Lawrence river in the middle of a fog at 2:00 AM and sank in 14 minutes. Most 3rd class passengers were trapped below the flooded decks during the collision. Marguerite perished in the sinking along with her parents and siblings. None of their bodies were found.

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