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Florence Briggs Thayer Swain
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Birth: Dec. 31, 1876
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Sep. 2, 1949
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

She was the daughter of George A. Thayer and Ella Briggs. She married to John Bradley Cumings. They were the parents of three sons: John, Wells and Thayer. She survived the sinking of the Titanic disaster but her husband died in the shipwreck. She remarried to Chester O. Swain in 1912. 
 
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 Parents:
  George A. Thayer (1848 - 1922)
 
 Spouse:
  John Bradley Cumings (1872 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  John Bradley Cumings (1897 - 1937)*
  Wells Bradley Cumings (1898 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Auburn Cemetery
Cambridge
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Sally C. Palmer
Record added: Dec 28, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8214814
Florence Briggs <i>Thayer</i> Swain
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- Lisa Whitby
 Added: May. 27, 2015

- Findum2
 Added: Sep. 1, 2013
It has been said that some time after the Titanic sinking, a fisherman caughta shark and returned to the family John Bradley Cummings' wedding ring which he had found in its stomach! A little grizzely, but worth re-publishing if true. It should be easily...(Read more)
- Patricia THAYER Muno
 Added: Jan. 25, 2013
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