Miss Marie Grice Young, 36, from New York, NY, boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg. Travelling as a first class passenger she shared cabin C-32 with Mrs J. S. White. Marie was returning to Washington D.C. where she had once lived. She was an accomplished musician & was once employed as music instructor to Miss Ethel Roosevelt, daughter of Theodore Roosevelt. During the voyage Miss Young made the acquaintence of carpenter/joiner John Hutchinson. Miss Young was rescued in lifeboat 8.
Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th and youngest U.S. president, focused on bringing progressive policies to the government and ensuring a strong middle class. He is also largely responsible for the establishment of many national parks