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Although the story of Lillian Bentham remains as one of the more detailed accounts of a local resident surviving the sinking of the RMS Titanic, May Howard and Joseph Duquemin both had harrowing escapes on that tragic night in 1912.
County of Orleans
Village of Albion, Village of Medina, RMS Titanic, Orleans County, Accidents
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Ballard, Matthew R., "Orleans County Has Deep Connections to Titanic Sinking" (2018). Pioneer Record. 71.