MARGARET RICE ~ and her five young children boarded the Titanic at Queenstown in Corklreland. She was a widow + was returning to her home in Washington. Her 5 sons were with her, Albert George Eric Arthur 4 and Eugene 2 years old.
The United States ambassador to France, Mr. Robert Bacon, had reserved passage aboard Titanic for himself, his wife and daughter. But their departure was delayed by the tardy arrival of the new ambassador, Myron T.