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Lucy Duff Gordon was a well known dress designer with shops in London and New…


Titanic at 100 years

Titanic survivors Laura Francatelli, and her employers Lady Lucy Duff-Gordon and Sir Cosmo Duff-Gordon, while standing on the rescue ship, Carpathia. Francatelli reported hearing a terrible rumbling noise, then anguished cries for help as her rowboat pulled away from the sinking ocean liner Titanic that dreadful night in 1912. (Associated Press/Henry Aldridge and Son/Ho) #

Sir Cosmo Edmund Duff-Gordon ~ 1st Class Passenger and Survivor of Titanic #wikitree #genealogy #titanic

*TITANIC SURVIVORS: Laura Francatelli, far right, and her employers Lady Lucy Duff-Gordon, 3rd from left, and Sir Cosmo Duff-Gordon, standing directly behind Lady Lucy, on the rescue ship Carpathia.

Titanic survivor's apron....Laura Mabel Francatelli was the personal maid and secretary to the famous couturier 'Lucillle', or Lady Lucy Duff Gordon, the wife of wealthy landowner Sir Cosmo Duff-Gordon. When the disaster struck Miss Francatelli and her employers were among the 12 survivors placed in Emergency Lifeboat 1, notoriously dubbed the 'millionaires boat' by the press.