RMS Laurentic Passenger List - 14 September 1928

Front Cover, White Star Line RMS Laurentic Cabin Class Passenger List - 14 September 1928.

Front Cover, Cabin Passenger List from the RMS Laurentic of the White Star Line, Departing Friday, 14 September 1928 from Liverpool to Québec and Montréal via Belfast and Glasgow, Commanded by Captain E. L. Trant, R.D. (Cdr. RNR, Retd). GGA Image ID # 13c66f70d0


Senior Officers and Staff

  • Commander: Captain E. L. Trant, R.D. (Cmdr. R.N.R., Retd)
  • Chief Engineer: D. Horsburgh
  • Surgeon: L. H. Woods, M.R.C.S. (Eng.), L.R.C.P. (Lond.)
  • Purser: B. O. Bartlett, R.D. (Pay-Cmdr., R.N.R., Retd.)
  • Assistant Purser: C. Benson
  • Chief Steward: F. Carroll
  • Second Steward: J. C. Williamson


Cabin Passengers

  1. Abbott, Mr. A. Conger
  2. Abbott, Mrs.
  3. Adam, Mrs. F. V.
  4. Adams, Miss M. A.
  5. Allan, Mr. R.
  6. Allan, Mrs.
  7. Allen, Mrs. F.
  8. Arbuthnot, Mr. D. G.
  9. Arbuthnot, Mrs.
  10. Arbuthnot, Miss M.
  11. Arbuthnot, Mr. J. Melvin
  12. Arbuthnot, Mr. R. J.
  13. Ault, Mrs. E. E.
  14. Bailey, Mr. G.
  15. Bancroft, Mr. F.
  16. Banks, Mrs. E. A.
  17. Belasco, Miss M. F.
  18. Belasco, Miss V.
  19. Belcher, Mrs. W. A.
  20. Bernard, Mr. C. H.
  21. Bernard, Mrs.
  22. Bernard, Miss H.
  23. Bland, Miss J.
  24. Boardman, Mr. T.
  25. Brickner, Mr.
  26. Brickner, Mrs.
  27. Brickner, Miss
  28. Bridges-Adams, Mr. W.
  29. Broome, Dr. Edward
  30. Broome, Mr. E. P.
  31. Broome, Master Dick
  32. Broome, Mrs. E.
  33. Brown, Miss J.
  34. Byford, Mr. R.
  35. Campbell, Mrs.
  36. Campbell, Mr. R. C.
  37. Campbell, Mrs.
  38. Capper, Mr. W. M.
  39. Catheart, Mr. J. Lee
  40. Gathcart, Mrs.
  41. Chambers, Mr. F. O.
  42. Chambers, Mrs.
  43. Chant, Prof. C. A.
  44. Chant, Mrs.
  45. Chapman, Mr. G. A.
  46. Chapman, Mrs.
  47. Chapman, Miss O. E.
  48. Chapoton, Mrs. E. C.
  49. Chisholm, Mr. A.
  50. Clancy, Mrs. F.
  51. Clegg, Mrs. A.
  52. Cleghorn, Mrs. A. M.
  53. Cooper, Mrs. C.
  54. Cooper, Miss I.
  55. Cowgill, Mrs. E. F.
  56. Cox, Mr. J. W.
  57. Cox, Mrs.
  58. Cree, Mr. L. E.
  59. Cree, Mrs.
  60. Cree, Master J. A.
  61. Crockett, Mr. P. H.
  62. Crockett, Mrs.
  63. Crombie, Mr. O.
  64. Crombie, Mrs.
  65. Cummins, Miss A. J.
  66. Cunningham, Mr. F.
  67. Dart, Miss D.
  68. Dart, Miss P.
  69. Davies. Mr. R. Festyn
  70. De La Plant, Mr. A.
  71. De La Plant, Mrs.
  72. De La Plant, Mr. A. J.
  73. De La Plant, Mrs.
  74. Dice, Miss Jane
  75. Donovan, Mr. T. R.
  76. Douglas, Mr. T. S.
  77. Douglass, Miss I.
  78. Doust, Mr. H. E.
  79. Dow, Prof. J.
  80. Dow, Mrs.
  81. Downing, Mr. W. J.
  82. Downing, Mrs.
  83. Doyle, Mrs. M. L.
  84. Doyle, Master M.
  85. Doyle, Miss R. M.
  86. Dundas, Mr. R. B.
  87. Dunning, Mr. E. G.
  88. Dunning, Mrs.
  89. Ellis, Mr. S.
  90. Engstrom, Mr. C.
  91. Erskine, Hon. Alastair
  92. Flower, Mr. A. D.
  93. Flower, Mrs.
  94. Flower, Miss E.
  95. Freiberg, Mr. A. J.
  96. Freiberg, Mrs.
  97. Freiberg, Master S.
  98. Freiberg, Miss C. J.
  99. Freiberg, Miss C.
  100. Frizell, Miss S. E.
  101. Frizell, Miss E, W.
  102. Fuller, Mr. H. H.
  103. Fuller, Mr. George C.
  104. Fuller, Mrs.
  105. Fuller, Miss M. W.
  106. Gadsby, Mr. C. R.
  107. Gaskin, Miss M.
  108. Gersztenzang, Mr. S.
  109. Giblin, Miss E.
  110. Godwin-Austen, Mr. A.
  111. Gollock, Miss G. A.
  112. Gow, Miss M.
  113. Gow, Miss J.
  114. Gray, Dr. C. D.
  115. Gray, Mr.
  116. Gray, Master C. D.
  117. Gray, Mrs. C. D.
  118. Gray, Miss A.
  119. Hamilton, Mrs. J. K.
  120. Handberg, Mr. C. N.
  121. Hare, Mr. E. D.
  122. Harrison, Miss E.
  123. Havens, Dr. R. D.
  124. Hayes, Mr. G.
  125. Hesen, Miss M.
  126. Hewitson, Mr. C. H.
  127. Holder, Miss M. A.
  128. Hopkins, Mr. J, R.
  129. Horan, R.N., Surgeon-Lt. V. G.
  130. Hornpayne, Mr. J. R.
  131. Hornpayne, Mrs.
  132. Howard, Miss
  133. Hudson, Mr. W.
  134. Hughes, Mr. H. I. W.
  135. Huish, Mrs.
  136. Huish, Miss J.
  137. Ingenlath, Mr. P. C.
  138. James, Mr. E. T.
  139. Johnson, Miss A.
  140. Johnstone, Capt. H. A.
  141. Jordan, Dr. D.
  142. Jordan, Mrs.
  143. Kennedy, Mr. W. H.
  144. Kennedy, Mrs. W. H.
  145. Kershaw, Mrs. L. M.
  146. Kranich, Miss E.
  147. Kriezel, Miss I. M.
  148. Kroner, Major H. A.
  149. Kroner, Mrs.
  150. Kroner, Master
  151. Kyne, Mr. E.
  152. Kyne, Mrs.
  153. Kyne, Master E. T.
  154. Lane, Mr. J. J.
  155. Lee, Mr. R. E.
  156. Lewis, Miss E. H.
  157. Lister, Mr. G. L.
  158. Lovering, Mrs. W. J.
  159. Lovering, Miss Irene
  160. Lovering, Miss Jean
  161. Levering, Miss Nettie
  162. Mabury, Miss B.
  163. Mackay, Mr. E.
  164. Mackie, Mr. J. H. M
  165. MacMahon, Miss M. M.
  166. Macpherson, Mrs. D. B.
  167. Macpherson, Miss E.
  168. Massingham, Miss D.
  169. Masters, Mr. D. E.
  170. Maurocordato, Mr. A.
  171. Maurocordato, Mrs.
  172. May, Mrs. D. S.
  173. McDiarmid, Miss I.
  174. McFadzean, Mrs. A. M.
  175. McGauran, Miss C.
  176. McHugh, Miss K.
  177. McKellar, Mrs, C. A. C.
  178. McKimmie, Mr, G. W.
  179. McKimmie, Mrs.
  180. McKimmie, Master R.
  181. McKimmie, Master B.
  182. McKimmie, Miss L.
  183. MeLatchie, Mr. R.
  184. Michelson, Mrs. Truman
  185. Micklem, Prof. N.
  186. Miller, Miss M. E.
  187. Moffatt, Mrs. E. M.
  188. Moore, Mr. H.
  189. Moore, Mrs.
  190. Moore, Master K.
  191. Moyes, Mr. J.
  192. Moyes, Mrs.
  193. Navin, Rev. T. D.
  194. Negranti, Mrs. Nan Lord
  195. Nortlicote, Miss O. S.
  196. Northcote, Miss B. E.
  197. O'Brien, Mr. J. J.
  198. O'Connor, Mr. J. C.
  199. Orr, Miss C.
  200. Parsons, Mr. A. J.
  201. Paul, Mr. I.
  202. Paul, Mrs.
  203. Perfield, Mr. N. J.
  204. Phillips, Mr. W. S.
  205. Phillips, Mrs.
  206. Pickells, Mrs. M. M.
  207. Pickells, Miss F. A.
  208. Plaskett, F.R.S., Dr. J. S.
  209. Plaskett, Mrs.
  210. Porter, Mrs. M. E.
  211. Powers, Rev. T. C.
  212. Prindle, Mr. H.
  213. Radous, Mr. V.
  214. Radous, Mrs.
  215. Radous, Miss A.
  216. Radous, Miss J.
  217. Ranney, Mrs. S. F.
  218. Richardson, Mrs. A. W.
  219. Richardson, Miss L.
  220. Ripperger, Mrs. A.
  221. Ripperger, Master J.
  222. Roberts, Mrs. W. J
  223. Robertson, Mr. A.
  224. Robertson, Mr. D.
  225. Roehm, Mr. C.
  226. Rooke, Mr, E, G.
  227. Roper, Hon. Daniel C.
  228. Roper, Mrs.
  229. Rose, Mr. W.
  230. Rose, Miss E.
  231. Roseman, Mr. C. E.
  232. Roseman, Mrs.
  233. Roseman, Jr., Mr. C.
  234. Rudel, Mr. C. M.
  235. Rycroft, Mr. R. H.
  236. Rycroft, Mrs.
  237. Sandiford, Mrs, G. M.
  238. Savery, Mr. W. H.
  239. Schiflock, Mrs. A. M.
  240. Scott, Miss E. E.
  241. Seefurth, Mrs, L. B.
  242. Shanks, Miss E.
  243. Shanks, Miss E. J.
  244. Shelburne, Mrs. J.
  245. Sheppard, Mr. O. B.
  246. Shugg, Mr. M. B.
  247. Smith, Mr. A. E.
  248. Smith, Mr. S. F.
  249. Snyder, Mrs, H.
  250. Spurgeon, Mr. W, H.
  251. Spurgeon, Mrs.
  252. Spurgeon, Master W. H.
  253. Spurgeon, Miss S.
  254. Stanton, Mr. C.
  255. Stanton, Mr. G. F.
  256. Stanton, Mrs.
  257. Stern, Mr. D.
  258. Stern, Mrs.
  259. Stevens, Prof. F. L.
  260. Stevens, Mrs.
  261. Stevenson, Col. K. L.
  262. Stock, Mr. S. M.
  263. Stock, Mr. M. C.
  264. Stock, Mrs.
  265. Stock, Miss F. M.
  266. Strain, Mrs. K.
  267. Swift, Mr. T. J.
  268. Tenney, Mrs. B.
  269. Thomas, Miss D. M.
  270. Tonge, Miss M,
  271. Trahn, Miss A.
  272. Tuke, Mr. L. J.
  273. Tuke, Mrs.
  274. Tuke, Mr. C.
  275. Van der Kamp, Mr. T.
  276. Van der Kamp, Mrs.
  277. Van der Kamp, Jr., Master T.
  278. Van der Kamp, Master A.
  279. Wade, Mr. T.
  280. Walkerdine, Mr. B. A.
  281. Walter, Mr. F. W.
  282. Wark, Mr. W. O.
  283. Watt, Mr. G.
  284. Watt, Mrs.
  285. Webster, Dr. J. D.
  286. Webster, Mrs.
  287. Wendt, Mr. E.
  288. Werner, Mrs. W.
  289. Werner, Master A.
  290. Wershing, Miss R.
  291. White, Prof. J. K.
  292. White, Mrs.
  293. Wicksteed, Mr. K.
  294. Wilkinson, Mr. E.
  295. Wilkinson, Mr. G. F. M.
  296. Williams, Mrs. E.
  297. Willing, Mrs. L. H.
  298. Willis, Mr. J. W.
  299. Wilson, Miss K.
  300. Witt, Mr. S. R.
  301. Worrall, Mrs. N. I.
  302. Wynter, Mrs. G.




  • Budden, Miss E.
  • Kilpatrick, Mr P.

Not on Board

  • Brickner, Mr.
  • Brickner, Mrs.
  • Brickner, Miss
  • Macpherson, Miss E.
  • Pickells, Mrs. M. M.
  • Pickells, Miss F. A.
  • Smith, Mr A. E.
  • Wershing, Miss R.
  • Wilson, Miss K.


Bernard, Mr C. H.
Barnard, Mr C. H.
Bernard, Mrs
Barnard, Mrs
Bernard, Miss H.
Barnard, Miss H.
Kriezel, Miss I. M.
Kriegel, Miss I. M.
McKellar, Mrs. C. A. C.
McKellar, Miss C. A. C.
Scott, Miss E. E.
Scott, Mrs. E. E.
Schiflock, Mrs. A. M.
Schiplock, Mrs. A. M.
Van der Kamp, Mr T.
Van de Kamp, Mr T.
Van der Kamp, Mrs
Van de Kamp, Mrs.
Van der Kamp, Master T.
Van de Kamp, Master T.
Van der Kamp, Master A.
Van de Kamp, Master A.
Wade. Mr T.
Wade, Mr F. L.
Worrall, Mrs. N. L
Morrall, Mrs. N. I.



Information for Passengers

MEALS will be served as follows:—

8:00 am
8 .0 am and 9 .0 am
1:00 pm
12:00 noon and 1:00 pm
7:00 pm
6:00 pm and 7.15:00 pm

The Bar opens at 8:00 am and closes at 11:00 pm

Lighit are extinguished in the Saloon at 11:00 pm, Lounge. Drawing Room, Card Room, and Smoking Room at 11:30 pm

Divine Service will be held in the Saloon on Sunday, at 11:00 am

CONDUCTRESS. The ship's Conductress (Miss S. H. Clough) is willing to interview any ladies traveling alone, and would be pleased to be of any service during the voyage on or arrival in port.

SMOKING. Passengers are kindly requested not to smoke in the Dining Saloon.

SEATS AT TABLE. Passengers who have not previously arranged for table seats to be reserved should apply for same to the Second Steward.

UPPER BERTHS. Passengers occupying upper berths can obtain steps for getting in or out of same on applying to the steward or stewardess.

WARDROBE TRUNKS. Passengers are advised that it is not always possible to arrange for the placing of Wardrobe Trunks in the passenger accommodation in a position where they are easily accessible, also that there is frequently difficulty with regard to the landing of such packages owing to their exceptional size. They are therefore recommended to use steamer trunks in preference.

MEDICAL ATTENDANCE, The surgeon is authorized to make customary charges, subject in each case to the approval of the commander, for treating passengers at their request for any illness not originating on the voyage. In the case of sickness developed on the voyage no charge will be made, and medicine will be provided free in all circumstances.

The surgeon will be in attendance at the surgery fob consultations at the following hours:

10:00 am 6:00 pm 8:30 pm

The surgeon will be available at all times in cases of urgency.

AN ENQUIRY OFFICE has been provided for the convenience of passengers where all enquiries for information of a general character can be made.

Letters, Cables, Telegrams and Marconigrams are received here for despatch, and Postage Stamps can be purchased, and Deck Chairs and Steamer Rugs hired at this Office, through which also all Moils will be distributed. Postage Stamps can also be obtained from the Lounge Steward.

None of the ship's staff, other than those on duty in the Enquiry Office, are authorized to accept Letters or Telegrams for despatch.

CHARGES PAID ON BOARD. Passengers are requested to ask for a Receipt on the Company's Form for any additional Passage Money, Chair or Steamer Rug Hire, charges collected for Marconigrams, Cablegrams or Telegrams or Freight paid on board.

LIBRARY, Books can be obtained on applying to the Drawing Room Steward.

SHOP. For the convenience of passengers a shop is provided on the Promenade Deck, Port side, just aft the Lounge. A varied assortment of candies, cigars, cigarettes, tobacco, pipes* novels, toilet requisites and souvenirs is on sale.

DECK CHAIRS and STEAMER RUGS can be hired on application at a charge of 6/6 ($1.50) each for the voyage.

DECK CHAIR CUSHIONS. A limited supply oi Cushions, with loose covers, for Deck Chairs is available for hire at a charge of 6/0 (or $1.50) each for the voyage.

AUTOMOBILE TOURS. Arrangements have been made whereby passengers by the White Star Line can hire automobiles to meet them on arrival of the steamer at Liverpool or Southampton for tours in the British Isles or on the Continent. Orders may be sent from America or Canada through the White Star Offices or direct from the steamer by the aid of the Marconi Wireless Telegraph.

VALUABLES. For the convenience of passengers, the Line has provided in the Purser's Office a safe in which money, jewels, ornaments, documents or other valuables may be deposited by passengers.

A receipt for any articles so deposited will be issued by the Purser, but the Line does not, having regard to the ticket conditions and to the provisions of Section 502 of the Merchant Shipping Act, 1894, and of Section 4281 of the revised Statutes of the United States, accept any responsibility for the safe custody of any such articles. Passengers are accordingly advised to protect themselves by insurance.

A GYMNASIUM,* fully equipped with modern appliances, is situated on the Boat Deck and is open for exercise by Ladies, Gentlemen and Children, as follows:—

  • 6 0 am to 9 0 am for Gentlemen only;
  • 10 0 am to 12 0 Noon for Ladies only;
  • 12 0 Noon to 1 0 pm for Ladies and Gentlemen;
  • 2 0 pm to 3 30 pm for Children;
  • 3 30 pm to 7 0 pm for Ladies and Gentlemen.

No charge is made for the use of the appliances.

* The Company accepts no responsibility whatsoever for any accident from whatever cause arising to any passenger using the Gymnasium.

A CHILDREN'S PLAYROOM in charge of an experienced matron is situated on the Boat Deck.

COTS. The steamers are supplied with a limited number of Cots for the use of infants. Application for same should be made to the Chief Steward.

EXCHANGE OF MONEY. The Purser is prepared, for the convenience of passengers, to exchange a limited amount of English, Canadian and American money at rates which will be advised on application.

BAGGAGE. Questions relating to baggage should be referred to the Second Steward, who is the Ship's Baggage Master on board. Trunks, Chairs, etc., which passengers may desire to leave in charge of the Company, should be appropriately labeled and handed to the Baggage Master on the Wharf at Port of Landing, and such articles will be stored entirely at owner's risk. It is for passengers themselves to see all their Baggage is passed by the Customs Authorities on landing.

DOGS. Passengers are notified that dogs cannot be landed in Great Britain unless a license has previously been procured from the Board of Agriculture, London. Forms of license must be obtained by direct application to the Department before the dog is taken on board at Port of Embarkation.

TRAVELLERS' CHEQUES, payable in all parts of Europe, can be purchased at all the principal offices of the Company. These Cheques are accepted on board steamers in payment of accounts, but the Pursers do not carry funds to enable them to ca^h same, except to a very limited amount.

BARBER. The Barber is allowed the privilege of selling various souvenirs and
small articles on his own account.

PICTURE POSTCARDS. Picture Postcards of the steamer can be obtained gratis on application on board.

BOOTS AND SHOES. These will be cleaned if left outside the Stateroom door.

DECK GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS. Deck Quoits, Shuffieboard, Bull Board and other games are provided on deck under the charge of a Quartermaster.

Chess, Draughts, Dominoes, etc., may be obtained on application to Lounge, Drawing Room and Smoking Room Stewards.


HIGH SEAS MAIL.—On all British steamers British Postage Stamps and rates are used when mailing letters for European points, and such letters should be posted in the ship's letter box in the ordinary way.

The mail bag is closed a few hours previous to arrival. Full particulars can be obtained at the Enquiry Office on application.

AIR MAIL TO CANADA.— Under arrangements made by the Canadian Post-Office Authorities letters for Montreal, Toronto and Ottawa, despatched as "Air Mail," will be collected from the steamers at father Point for onward conveyance by air.

Passengers traveling on steamers carrying such Air Mail have the facility of including letters in the mail, and can arrange this through the Purser's Office on board, where the necessary wrappers and stamps can be obtained.


This Steamer is fitted with Marconi's system oj Wireless Telegraphy and also with Submarine Signalling Apparatus.


OCEAN LETTERS. The Marconi Company have inaugurated an "Ocean Letter" service by which messages may be sent from one ship to another goiuc in an opposite direction for delivery by Registered Post from the first port of call of the latter vessel.

POSTE RADIOTELEGRAMS. These messages are accepted for transmission to a selected vessel tor mailing on arrival in port. This service provides a most economical channel of communication with friends and relatives on shore when full rate facilities are not desired.

For particulars regarding Wireless communications established or expected please consult the Wireless notice board, where full Information is posted daily throughout tbe voyage.

The " Laurentic " carries an Orchestra of skilled musicians, which will play daily as follows :—

In the Main Companionway,

11:00 am to 12 noon and After Dinner


All mail coming on board on the steamer's arrival Is at once sent to the Enquiry Office where passengers should apply for same.

It is not possible in the short time available to distribute the mail to the staterooms.

Passengers are invited to leave their addresses at the Enquiry Office for any later despatches to be re-directed.

Sports Department

For the convenience of our patrons interested in sport or sporting events on either side of the Atlantic we have established a special department in our London West End Office.

It will be the duty of this department to supply information, obtain facilities, and establish associations in respect to any sport or sporting events, and be generally useful in this connection to our patrons, who, we trust, will not hesitate to take full advantage of the arrangements we have made.

Return Accommodation

For the convenience of those passengers who may be returning from the United States or Canada to Europe and who have not yet made the necessary reservations, the Purser will be pleased to radio New York, Boston or Montreal Office, for any accommodation required. This will enable passengers to complete their arrangements before leaving: the steamer and will, consequently, save them time and trouble after landing.


For the convenience of passengers arrangements have been made with the Bell Telephone Company for booths to be placed on the Wharf at Montreal; and the further facility has been arranged of having a portable extension telephone placed on board steamer immediately on arrival, thus enabling passengers to secure telephonic communication before landing.

LANDING ARRANGEMENTS AT MONTREAL. Should the steamer arrive at the Montreal wharf after 8:00 pm, passengers may land, if they wish to do so, and have their hand baggage passed by the Customs Authorities immediately on arrival, but those who prefer to remain on board may do so and have the whole of their baggage passed the following morning not earlier than seven o'clock. Breakfast will be served to those who remain on board overnight.


This Tax can be recovered by passengers, if same has been paid, provided they inform the U.S. Immigration Inspector on arrival at the port of landing of their intention to leave the United States within 60 days (the time prescribed by U.S. Law), and obtain from him Transit Certificate Form 514.

It is also necessary for Transit Certificate Form 514 to be handed to the transportation company when completed, in time to allow same to be placed before the Immigration Authorities in Washington within 120 days of passenger's arrival in the United States.

Unless this regulation is complied with the Tax cannot be recovered.


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