John Jacob Astor IV was a First Class passenger of the Titanic. Astor died during the sinking of the ship. Astor was an American self-made millionaire. He was a businessman, inventor, writer, a member of the prominent Astor family, a lieutenant colonel in the Spanish-American War, and the richest man to perish in the sinking of the RMS Titanic She met Colonel John Jacob Jack Astor IV, the only son of businessman William Backhouse Astor, Jr. and socialite Caroline Webster Lina Schermerhorn. During their courtship, he took her on automobile drives and yacht trips, and they were often followed by the press. They became engaged in August 1911 and were married on September 9, 1911 Col. John Jacob Astor, Staff and Veterans of the Spanish-American War Self (1899) President McKinley's Inspection of Camp Wikoff Self (1898 John Jacob Astor IV, born July 13, 1864, the son of Caroline Webster Schermerhorn Astor and William Backhouse Astor, Jr. At the age of 47, he married 18-year-old Madeleine Talmage Force. Five months pregnant when Titanic sank, Madeleine Astor gave birth to his second son, John Jacob Astor VI on August 14, 1912 John Jacob Astor was a young German immigrant who made the move to the New World shortly after the Revolutionary War and would become the richest man in the United States. Astor's first job was as a flute salesman in the employ of his elder brother in England. How Astor was inspired to enter the fur trade we do not know
John Jacob Astor IV, he was the richest passenger aboard the Titanic and did not survive. ID: CN8CDY (RM) John Jacob Astor, fur trader and founder of Astoria on the Columbia River 1811 Discover the family tree of John Jacob Astor for free, and learn about their family history and their ancestry John Jacob's fur trading company established a Columbia River trading post at Fort Astoria in 1811, the first United States community on the Pacific coast. He financed the overland Astor Expedition in 1810-1812 to reach the outpost, which was in the then-disputed Oregon Country
Col. John Jacob Astor, 1st Baron Astor of Hever's Timeline. 1886 May 20, 1886. Birth of John. New York, New York, New York, United States. 1912 November 27, 1912. Age 26. Birth of George John Charles Mercer Nairne Petty-Fit... 1918 June 1, 1918. Age 32. Birth of Gavin Astor, 2nd Baron Astor of Hever. 1920 November 20, 1920. Age 34. Birth of Lt.-Col. Hon. Hugh Waldorf Astor. 1953 September 26. Col. John Jacob Astor Camp 28, Department of New Jersey United Spanish War Veterans. Col. John Jacob Astor Camp 28 United Spanish War Veterans Records. Atlantic City Free Public Library: referencedIn: Head, Franklin Harvey, 1835-1914. A notable lawsuit / by Franklin H. Head Before the night was over, she would be adrift in Lifeboat No. 4 while Col. John Jacob Astor IV would stay behind and perish in the maritime disaster. Down through time. Fast forward almost 100. Johann Jakob ou Johann Jacob) Astor (le 17 juillet 1763 - 20 mars 1848) était le premier de la dynastie de la famille Astor et premier millionnaire aux États-Unis, le créateur du premier Trust en Amérique à partir duquel il a fait sa fortune dans les industries de la fourrure, de l'immobilier et dans le commerce de l'opium
Photo, Print, Drawing [Col. John Jacob Astor, full-length portrait, walking with dog] [ b&w film copy neg. ] Full online access to this resource is only available at the Library of Congress 107 #81: Col. John Jacob Astor IV was crushed by a falling funnel as Titanic sank. Posted by timmaltin. FALSE. This has generally been accepted as fact, probably because of the following statement by First Class survivor, Colonel Archibald Gracie: 'From the fact that I never saw Colonel Astor on the Boat Deck later, and also because his body, when found, was crushed (according to the. [Col. John Jacob Astor, full-length portrait, walking with dog].. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. With John Jacob Astor. Taken during the land parade in honor of Admiral Dewey, just before the turn into 72nd street, with Grant's Tomb and decorated residences in the background. This entire series has a very high photographic quality, and the various organizations appear at their best
John Jacob Astor was born 13 July 1864 in Rhinebeck, New York, United States to William Backhouse Astor (1829-1892) and Caroline Webster Schermerhorn (1830-1908) and died 15 April 1912 at the Sinking of the RMS Titanic of unspecified causes John Jacob Astor is a Great Person in the Civilization games and a Founding Father in the Colonization games
John's body was recovered a week later, identified by his belongings. John Jacob Astor IV's funeral was held at Church of the Messiah in Rhinebeck. His body was entombed in the Astor Family Mausoleum at Trinity Church Cemetery. Madeleine his widow gave birth to their son in August, which she named after his late father She met Colonel John Jacob Jack Astor IV, the only son of businessman William Backhouse Astor, Jr. and socialite Caroline Webster Lina Schermerhorn. During their courtship, he took her on automobile drives and yacht trips, and they were often followed by the press Col. John Jacob Astor IV was a close friend and financier of Tesla. He was lured aboard the Titanic and perished on her maiden voyage. Tesla was now at the mercy of mad Morgan, and Tesla's wireless system was sunk too. Astor was lost with the Titanic. Tesla's wireless transmission of electricity offered free electricity to the entire world. That was just too much for Morgan and the Bank of.
. John Jacob Astor Camp #28 United Spanish War Veterans Records Date: 1924-1933 Collection Number: H041 Extent: 1.0 cu. ft. Repository: Alfred M. Heston Collection, Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 North Tennessee Avenue, Atlantic City, NJ 08401, (609) 345-2269. Preferred Citation: Col. John Jacob Astor Camp #28 United Spanish War Veterans Records, Alfred M. Heston Collection. Search individuals in the Geneanet Genealogy Library. Help and Frequently Asked Question
Lt.-Col. Hon. Hugh Waldorf Astor was born on 20 November 1920. 1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. John Jacob Astor, 1st Baron Astor of Hever and Lady Violet Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound. 1 He married Emily Lucy Kinloch, daughter of Sir Alexander Davenport Kinloch, 12th Bt. and Alexandra Dalziel, on 8 November 1950. 1 He died on 7 June 1999 at age 78. John Jacob Astor VI acquired the estate from the Bissell's in mid -1950 along with an additional 17 acres from the Bissell's, adding to the original 11.3 acres that were left by the Lees. It's noted that the 1950 estate purchase was Astor's third purchase in the area. Elsworth Dobbs Realty in Bernardsville is said to have handled the sale Col. John Jacob Astor, Staff and Veterans of the Spanish-American War (1899) - IMDb With John Jacob Astor. Taken during the land parade in honor of Admiral Dewey, just before the turn into 72nd street, with Grant's Tomb and decorated residences in the background John Jacob Astor VI was born posthumously in 1912. 1 He is the son of Lt.-Col. John Jacob Astor IV and Madeleine Talmadge Force. 1 He married, firstly, Ellen Tuck French, daughter of Francis Ormand.. John Jacob Astor IV : biography July 13, 1864 - April 15, 1912 Astor was identified by the initials sewn on the label of his jacket. Among the items found on him was a gold pocket watch which his son, Vincent, claimed and wore the rest of his life. Astor was buried in Trinity Church [
John Jacob Astor (1763-1848), American (German-born) fur magnate and financier, who became one of wealthiest men in America Lt. Col. John Jacob Astor, 1st Baron Astor of Hever, American-born, English military officer, statesman, and newspaper proprietor Waldorf Astor, 2nd Viscount Astor, English (American born) businessman and politicia Col. John Jacob Astor and Mrs. Astor, Isidor Straus and Mrs. Straus, J. Bruce Ismay, Managing Director of the White Star Line: Benjamin Guggenheim, and Frank D. Millet, the artist, are perhaps the. John Jacob Jakey Astor VI (August 14, 1912 - June 26, 1992) was an American socialite, shipping businessman, and member of the Astor family.Dubbed the Titanic Baby, he was best known for his affiliation with the RMS Titanic, being an unborn survivor of the sinking.He was born four months after his father, Colonel John Jacob Astor IV, died in the sinking of the Titanic
Colonel John Jacob Astor IV was born in Rhinebeck, New York on July 13th, 1864 the son of William Astor and great-grandson of John Jacob Astor the fur trader. Astor was educated at St. Paul's School, Concord and later went to Harvard. After a period of travelling abroad (1888-91) he returned to the United States to manage the family fortune Astor's house, at 841 Fifth Avenue, and that of her son, John Jacob Astor, at 840 Fifth Avenue, are so built that they can be made into one house When all the rooms of this great residence are thrown open, they will offer a greater space for dancing than any other private house in the city. Even if Mrs. Astor decides not to give the ball, Col. and Mrs. Astor will give a number of dinner. John Jacob Jack Astor IV (July 13, 1864 - April 15, 1912) was an American businessman, real estate builder, investor, inventor, writer, lieutenant colonel in the Spanish-American War, and a prominent member of the Astor family. Astor died in the sinking of the RMS Titanic during the early hours of April 15, 1912
Portrait of Col. John Jacob Astor and Portrait of Lady Violet Astor par Sir Alfred Munnings sur artnet. Découvrez les lots dans les ventes à venir et les ventes récentes pour Sir Alfred Munnings Formal announcement was made yesterday of the engagement of Miss Madeleine Talmage Force, the débutanto [sic] daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William H. Force of 18 East Thirty-seventh Street, to Col. John Jacob Astor, grandson of John Jacob Astor, and the recognized head of the Astor family in this country. The announcement was made by Mr. Force after many months of vague rumors that an engagement. William Backhouse Astor Sr. (September 19, 1792 - November 24, 1875) was an American business magnate who inherited most of his father John Jacob Astor's fortune. He worked as a partner in his father's successful export business. His massive investment in Manhattan real estate enabled major donations to the Astor Library in the East Village, which became the New York Public Library
John Jacob Astor (July 17, 1763 - March 29, 1848), born Johann Jakob Astor, was a German-born American businessman, merchant, fur trader, and investor who was the first prominent member of the Astor family and the first multi-millionaire in the United States. He was the creator of the first trust in America. He emigrated to England as a teenager, where he worked as a musical instrument. La jeune veuve a donné naissance John Jacob Astor VI, surnommé jakey « 14 Août 1912, quatre mois après la mort de son premier mari. Le 22 Juin, 1916 Madeleine a épousé sa seconde femme, le banquier William Karl Dick (1888-1953), Vice-président de la Hanovre Corporation fabricants de New-York et directeur de Brooklyn fois John Jacob Astor IV is a member of Real Estate Entrepreneurs (1898) and Col. John Jacob Astor, Staff and Veterans of the Spanish-American War (1899). As a result of his military Service, Astor was entitled to the Spanish Campaign Medal. After the war, Astor was often referred to as Colonel Astor. 1909 . Astor and Willing divorced in November 1909. Compounding the scandal of their.
He was the son of Col. John Jacob Astor V who died aboard the Titanic with his 2nd wife Madeleine Talmadge Force Astor. Mrs Ellen Tuck French Astor appeared in numerous advertisements for Pond's Cold Cream. Ellen and John Astor divorced in 1943. Ellen Tuck French Astor then married on April 30, 1953, Richard Raymond Guest who was born Nov. 25, 1907 at New York, and died Dec. 31, 1991 at. Alice Astor was born on July 27, 1902 and was the only daughter of John Jacob Astor IV and Ava Lowle Willing. Her grandparents on her paternal side were Mr. and Mrs. William Astor of New York City. Marriages . She married Prince Serge Obolensky in the Royal Chapel of Savoy on July 24, 1924. The marriage was considered the event of the season in England that year. Out of this marriage, a son. Astor John Jacob: free download. Ebooks library. On-line books store on Z-Library | B-OK. Download books for free. Find book
Col. John Jacob Astor IV was a close friend and financier of Tesla. Tesla was now at the mercy of Morgan and Tesla's wireless system (which Morgan discarded since there was no way to charge for such a service, forcing people to use the AC/DC system which could be charged) was sunk too. Morgan's opponents were not against the FED specifically, because like you said Federal Reserve had not even. Madeleine Force Astor 1924 - Passport Photo Widow of Col. John Jacob Astor, who died in the sinking He appeared in the films President McKinley's Inspection of Camp Wikoff (1898) and Col. John Jacob Astor, Staff and Veterans of the Spanish-American War (1899). As a result of his military service, Astor was entitled to the Spanish Campaign Medal. After the war, Astor was often referred to as Colonel Astor On February 17 th, 1891, Astor married a socialite named Ava Lowe Wiling. A.
John Jacob Astor IV (July 13, 1864 - April 15, 1912) was an American businessman, real estate builder, investor, inventor, writer, lieutenant colonel in the Spanish-American War and a member of the prominent Astor family.In April 1912, Astor earned a prominent place in history when he embarked on the ocean liner RMS Titanic, which sank four days into its maiden voyage after colliding with an. Title: [Col. John Jacob Astor, full-length portrait, walking with dog] Date Created/Published: [between 1900 and 1910] Medium: 1 photographic print. Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-116051 (b&w film copy neg.) Rights Advisory: Publication may be restricted ASTOR; NAMED FOR FATHER; Both Mother and Baby Said to be Very Well, the Child Strong and Well Formed, New York Times, 15 August 1912, p. 9: Mrs Madeleine Force Astor, survivor of the Titanic disaster, in which her husband, Col. John Jacob Astor, lost his life last April, gave birth to a son at 8:15 o'clock yesterday morning at the Astor home, 840 Fifth Avenue Astor, John Jacob (words) The St. Regis Legend. With the launch of our book St. Regis (Grand Hotel) Rome we have a look at the legendary man behind this name. Colonel John Jacob Astor IV was born in Rhinebeck, New York on July 13th, 1864, the son of William Astor and great-grandson of John Jacob Astor, the German immigrant who made himself the richest man in America by investing in fur trading.
Find Books, Movies, CDs, & More! Check here for new books! Premium eResources; Atlantic City Information. City of Atlantic City Website; Visitor's Informatio I saw Col. John Jacob Astor hand his young wife into a boat tenderly and then ask an officer whether he might go. When permission was refused he stepped back and coolly took out his cigarette case. 'Good bye, dearie' he called gaily, as he lighted a cigarette and leaned over the rail. 'I'll join you later.'. Refused permission to join his young wife by Second Officer Charles Lightoller. he. Lt-Col John Jacob Astor Age. 85. Born. Thursday 20 May 1886. Died. 19 Jul 1971. Start a FameChain Add to my FameChain. John Jacob Astor 1st Baron Astor of Hever Bio Details. Full name. Lt-Col John Jacob Astor. Gender. Male. Age. 85. Date of birth. Thursday 20 May 1886. Date of death: 19 Jul 1971. Occupations. Bank Director . MP Conservative (1922 - 1945) Newspaper Proprietor (1922 - 1966.
Statement of Col. John Jacob Astor, made immediately after his marriage._____ Dr. Straight angry. Providence R. I Sept. 9--The Rev. Edwin Straight, the carpenter preacher who went to Newport last night to be in readiness to perform the ceremony, is chagrined over what he declared was bad treatment. He arrived home at noon. He had been at Newport all night, staying at a hotel waiting to be. Stead and Astor Cling to Raft Worcester Telegram (Saturday, April 20, 1912) New York, April 19 - One version of the deaths of John Jacob Astor and William T. Stead was told by Philip Mock, who, with his sister, Mrs. Paul Schabert, were among the survivors. Many men were hanging on to rafts in the sea, said Mr. Mock. William T. Stead, the author, and Col. John Jacob Astor clung to a raft.
John Jacob Johnny Astor VIII, 3rd Baron Astor of Hever, PC DL (born 16 June 1946) is an English businessman and politician. He is an hereditary Lord . 1936 FA Cup Final (2,970 words) exact match in snippet view article find links to article John Jacob Astor. 2 March 1936. p. 6. Wembley in Sight. The Times. John Jacob Astor. 21 March 1936. p. 5. Fulham's Revenge. The Times. John Jacob. Col. Astor was an inventor of a new bicycle, one of the creators of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel, and was recently remarried (after a messy divorce) to a much younger woman, who was expecting. His second wife did survive, while he did not, but she gave birth to his second son, John Jacob Astor (Jack Astor) V the following year. But the bulk of his fortune would go to his only son and heir from. Directed by J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith. With John Jacob Astor
He appeared in the films President McKinley's Inspection of Camp Wikoff (1898) and Col. John Jacob Astor, Staff and Veterans of the Spanish-American War (1899). As a result of his military service, Astor was entitled to the Spanish Campaign Medal. After the war, Astor was often referred to as Colonel Astor. Astor and his second wife Madeleine Talmage Force. Astor was a. John Jacob Astor (born Johann Jakob Astor) was the youngest of four sons born to Johann Jacob Astor (1724-1816) and Maria Magdalena vom Berg (1730-1764).. In 1783, John Jacob left for Baltimore, Maryland, and was active first as a dealer in woodwind instruments, then in New York as a merchant in furs, pianos, and real estate.After moving to New York, John met and married Sarah Cox Todd. In front of the princes tent, C. de Paris and Col. Astor. Title inscribed vertically right margin. Formerly Waud no. C-89. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.1016) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings. zoom_in. Who shall be vice-president? Shall he be a loyal or a disloyal man?.. On verso, Copy 1: B; 523; 121 MOUV.; On recto, Copy 2: 75; 254098, 18. Available also.
John Jacob Astor: Geneagraphie - Families all over the world. Geneagraphie - Families all over the world : Reigning Deposed Extinct. Governors and Prime ministers Other. Baltic Nobiliy. Koningshuis Adel. Governors General Prime Ministers Showbiz. Kaiser Gotha Landadel Politiker Berühmte Personen. Reyes de España Grandes Titulos Hidalgos Celebridad. Monarque Princières Noblesse Politique. Daughter of Col. John Jacob Astor. Heiress, a Patron of Ballet Companies, Was 54. Did War Work in Britain. New York Times. July 20, 1956. Retrieved 2009-02-17. Mrs. Ava Pleydell-Bouverie, the former Ava Alice Muriel Astor, a sister of Vincent Astor, died yesterday of a stroke at her home, 219 East Sixty-first Street DeLancey Astor Kane (August 28, 1844 - April 4, 1915) was an American soldier and horseman who was prominent in New York Society during the Gilded Age. He was called the father of coaching in the United States. Kane was born on August 28, 1844, in Newport, Rhode Island. He was the second of eight children born to Oliver DeLancey Kane (1816-1874) and Louisa Dorothea (née Langdon) Kane. Dec 9, 2014 - Above is a photo of the enclosed court of the Fifth Avenue mansion of Col. John Jacob Astor IV, of the fabulously wealthy Astor family. Besides New York City, John had a cottage in Newport RI named Beechwood, a home on the Hudson named Ferncliff and a residence in Palm Beach. The mansion had formerly been shared wit Complete John Jacob Astor 2017 Biography. John Jacob Astor Family, Childhood, Life Achievements, Facts, Wiki and Bio of 2017
Col. John Jacob Astor was the wealthiest passenger on the ship and one of the few wealthy passengers to perish in the disaster. He was an honorable man, assisting women, children and others into. Encyclopedia: John Jacob Astor IV. Astor; The Astors Col. Astor and his young wife, Madeliene. Genealogy. Descendants of John Jacob Astor and Sarah Todd. Memorials, tributes, shrines. Suites; Find A Grave; Miami Herald 1992 : JOHN JACOB ASTOR V [Obituary. Bibliographies and Link Farms. Open Directory The Open Directory Project is the largest, most comprehensive human- edited directory of the. Also joining Lord and Lady Astor will be their New York cousins, the granddaughter of Col. John Jacob Astor, who died aboard the Titanic, and her son. Historian Rex Ziak - a featured speaker for. John Jacob Jack Astor IV (13 Julai 1864 - 15 April 1912) adalah seorang ahli perniagaan Amerika, pembina hartanah, pelabur, pencipta, penulis, letnan kolonel dalam Perang Sepanyol-Amerika, dan seorang ahli keluarga Astor yang terkenal.. Astor meninggal semasa tenggelamnya kapal RMT Titanic pada awal 15 April 1912. Dia adalah antara 1,514 orang yang tidak terselamat
John Jacob Astor IV, né Johann Jakob ou Johann Jacob (Rhinebeck, 3 juillet 1864 - océan Atlantique, 15 avril 1912), Il a été un entrepreneur, inventeur et écrivain États-Unis.. Dynastie de premier plan IAF Astor, John Jacob a financé la Guerre hispano-américaine, Il a construit les célèbres hôtels St. Regis et Knickerbocker New-York et il était le propriétaire de la célèbre. Gavin Astor, 2nd Baron Astor of Hever (1918-1984), eldest son and heir of his father, who married Lady Irene Haig, the youngest daughter of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig, by whom he had five children including John Jacob Astor VIII (Johnny Astor) Lt. Col. Hon. Hugh Waldorf Astor (1920-1999), who married Emily Lucy Kinloch, a niece of Diana. One of the world s wealthiest men, John Jacob Astor was an American businessman, inventor and author. Astor s best known literary work is A Journey to Other Worlds, a science fiction novel about life on Saturn and Jupiter in the year 2000. In addition to his literary pursuits, Astor also patented several inventions, helped develop a turbine engine, and built the Astoria Hotel in New York City.
Col. John Jacob Astor IV (1864-1912), a business man, real estate builder and investor. Died on this day on the Titanic in 1912 along with his valet. He was traveling with socialite Margaret 'Molly' Brown, as she received news that her grandchild was seriously ill and they had to return to New York. #AstorFamily #RealEstate #Investor #BrownFamily #NewYork #Titanic #OTD . John Jacob Astor Iv. Description: John Jacob Astor IV (July 13, 1864 - April 15, 1912) was an American millionaire businessman, real estate builder, inventor, writer, a member of the prominent Astor family and a lieutenant colonel in the Spanish-American War. He died in the sinking of the RMS Titanic. John Jacob Astor IV was born on July 13, 1864. John Jacob IV was the great-grandson of John Jacob Astor whose.
Lieutenant-Colonel John Jacob Astor, 1st Baron Astor of Hever DL (20 May 1886 - 19 July 1971) was a military officer, statesman, a newspaper proprietor, and a member of the prominent Astor family.He is sometimes referred to as John Jacob Astor V, especially in standard genealogies of the Astor family. Lord Astor of Hever was born in New York City in 1886, the fourth child of William. $3,000.000 ASTOR BABY BORN TODAY; HRVH Historical Newspapers provides access to digitized copies of historical newspapers from the Hudson River Valley region of New York State. Kingston Daily Freeman, Volume XLI, Number 256, 14 August 1912 — $3,000.000 ASTOR BABY BORN TODAY [ARTICLE] Contents of this issue. Go to page containing this article. Back to article image view << Previous issue. 900 HEIRS OF JOHN NICHOLAS EMERICK ARE SEEKING $39,000,000 ESTATE OF JOHN JACOB ASTOR NEW YORK, May 26.--The ghost of John Jacob Astor stalked through United States district court here today, where $39,000,000 of the Astor estate is sought by 900 heirs of John Nicholas Emerick, who died in Philadelphia a century ago. Emerick, a furrier, merchant and business associate of Stephen Girard, was a. Col. John Jacob Astor the Fourth will be remembered in history for securing a seat for his wife (and unborn child) but not taking a seat that could have been for another woman-or-child
DeLancey Astor Kane (August 28, 1844 - April 4, 1915) was an American soldier and horseman who was prominent in New York Society during the Gilded Age. He was called the father of coaching in the United States John Jacob Astor is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with John Jacob Astor and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share and.. The Astor family's tradition of owning opulent hotels began with the original John Jacob Astor who opened his lavish Astor House on June 1, 1836. Generations later things grew tense among the family when William Waldorf Astor demolished his father's mansion and erected the Waldorf Hotel on its site in 1893—a deliberate irritation to his aunt Caroline Schermerhorn Astor who lived next door John Jacob Astor IV (July 13, 1864 - April 15, 1912) was an American businessman, real estate builder, investor, inventor, and writer. He was a lieutenant colonel in the Spanish-American War.. Astor was born on July 13, 1864 in Rhinebeck, New York. He studied at Harvard University.Astor was married to Ava Lowle Willing from 1891 until they divorced in 1909 John Astor was born on the 26th September, 1923. He was the son of, Lt.-Col. John Jacob Astor, the 1st Baron Astor, of Hever and Lady Violet Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound. He married, firstly, Diana Kathleen de Vere Drummond, the daughter of George Henry de Vere Drummond and Helena Kathleen Holt, on 19th July 1950. He married, secondly. Jul 11, 2018 · Col. John Jacob Astor VI was one of the richest men in the world. He and his eighteen-year-old wife, Madeleine, were returning from an extended honeymoon on board Titanic. Madeleine was five.