Master Edward Ferguson

Edward Ferguson, 15 months, was the son of Mary Ferguson, 23. They were traveling third class aboard Lusitania's last voyage. Mary and Edward did not survive the sinking. Edward was the son of Mary and Samuel Ferguson. Samuel was 22 at the time of the Lusitania disaster and was a mechanic.  They lived in Newark, New Jersey, United States.  Samuel Ferguson filed suit against Germany in the Mixed Claims Commission where he was awarded $10,000.00 for the death of his wife and child.  He did not file any claims for property lost.

Related Pages


Mary Ferguson at the Mixed Claims Commission
Contributors: Hildo Thiel References: Mixed Claims Commission, Docket No. 46, p. 357.

About the Author