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George Dunton Widener
Birth: Jun. 16, 1861
Death: Apr. 15, 1912

Business magnate. Titanic Passenger. He made $30 million from public utilities, Standard Oil, and his streetcar ventures. He was president of the Widener Elkins Traction Syndicate, maker of streetcars. He lived at Lynnewood Hall in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania. Widener died in the Titantic disaster, along with his son, Harry Elkins Widener. His wife Eleanor Elkins survived. He was the son of business magnate P.A.B. Widener(bio by: rjschatz) 
Family links: 
  Peter Arrell Brown Widener (1834 - 1915)
  Hannah Josephine Dunton Widener (1836 - 1896)
  Eleanor Elkins Rice (1862 - 1937)
  Harry Elkins Widener (1885 - 1912)*
  George Dunton Widener (1889 - 1971)*
  George Dunton Widener (1861 - 1912)
  Joseph Early Widener (1871 - 1943)*
*Calculated relationship
Body lost at sea
Specifically: Titanic victim
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: rjschatz
Record added: Sep 28, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11841844
George Dunton Widener
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George Dunton Widener
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George Dunton Widener
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