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Mrs. William Wallace Watson (Florence Stancliffe)

Florence Wallace-Watson (1867 - 1915), 48, was a British subject and saloon (first class) passenger lost in the Lusitania sinking. Her ticket for Lusitania was 13163 and she stayed in cabin D-17.  She was a widow and lived in Montréal, Québec, Canada. Florence Stancliffe was born on 26 April 1867 to William Watham Stancliffe and Sussanah Adhead of Langley, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, near Macclesfield. Florence married William Wallace Watson, a Scotsman, and they moved to Québec. They had four children: Agnes (1888 - 1962), Stancliffe (1889 - 1947), Florence (1891 - 1988), and William (1892 - 1973). The first three children were born in Montréal. William was born in Murray Bay, Québec. Florence's husband died in 1902. Florence was lost in the Lusitania disaster. Her body was either never recovered or never identified. Contributors: Senan Molony, Ireland References: "Florence Stancliffe (1867 - 1915)." Ancestry.com. Online. Accessed 14 May 2013. <http://records.ancestry.com/Florence_Stancliffe_records.ashx?pid=124567848>. "William Wallace Watson (1844 - 1903)." Ancestry.com. Online. Accessed 15 May 2013. <http://records.ancestry.com/William_Wallace_Watson_records.ashx?pid=116245539>. "Agnes Wallace Watson (1888 - 1962)."  Ancestry.com. Online. Accessed 15 May 2013. <http://records.ancestry.com/Agnes_Wallace_Watson_records.ashx?pid=116248749>. "Stancliffe Wallace Watson (1889 - 1947)." Ancestry.com. Online. Accessed 15 May 2013. <http://records.ancestry.com/Stancliffe_Wallace_Watson_records.ashx?pid=116410135>. "Florence Wallace Watson (1891 - 1988)." Ancestry.com. Online. Accessed 15 May 2013. <http://records.ancestry.com/Florence_Wallace_Watson_records.ashx?pid=116427284>. "William Wallace Watson (1892 - 1973)." Ancestry.com. Online. Accessed 15 May 2013. <http://records.ancestry.com/William_Wallace_Watson_records.ashx?pid=116246610>. Molony, Senan ( 2008 ) “Lusitania: Final Voyage Folios,” Gare Maritime (ref: #6316, accessed 13th May 2013 11:31:43 PM) <http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/lusitania-folio.html>. "Sutton's History." Sutton Parish. Online. Accessed 14 May 2013. <http://www.suttonparish.org/suttons-history.html>.

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