Madeleine Astor, Titanic survivor and wife of John Jacob Astor IV, ca. 1910.

Madeleine Talmage Astor – was the second wife and widow of millionaire John Jacob Astor IV and a survivor of RMS Titanic. Madeline was five months pregnant when she boarded the ship, giving birth to her son in August of that year.

Nancy Astor, 1908, wife of millionaire John Jacob Astor. They had been on an extended honeymoon in Egypt and Paris, and in the spring of 1912, decided to return to America as First Class passengers on board the brand new Titanic. Nancy Astor was pregnant.

Nancy Astor, wife of millionaire John Jacob Astor. They had been on an extended honeymoon in Egypt and Paris, and in the spring of decided to return to America as First Class passengers on board the brand new Titanic. Nancy Astor was pregnant.

The body of John Jacob Astor IV (Body No. 124), was recovered by the MacKay-Bennett.  This photo shows Astor's funeral in New York. Astor’s body had been given to the care of a Mr. N. Biddle and forwarded to New York on May 1, 1912. J.J. Astor was the richest person aboard Titanic. At the time of the  sinking, his young wife, 19-year-old Madeleine Force, was pregnant, she gave birth to a son, John Jacob Astor VI, Aug. 14, 1912, exactly four months after the sinking of Titanic. (LIBRARY OF…

The funeral procession of John Jacob Astor IV, who died in the sinking of the RMS Titanic, enters Trinity Church Cemetery in upper Manhattan in May 1912 photo. (The New York Times)distant relative

John Jacob Astor lV, wife 19-year-old Madeleine, and dog Kitty headed for the Titanic. He and Kitty did not survive. Madeleine, on her return, later gave birth to their son John Jacob Astor VI.

*JOHN JACOB ASTOR IV: wife Madeleine, and dog Kitty headed for the Titanic. He and Kitty did not survive. Madeleine, on her return, later gave birth to their son John Jacob Astor VI.

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 iceberg. Astor did not survive. He was the richest passenger aboard the Titanic.

April 1912 - John Jacob Astor IV a prominent member of the Astor family perishes in the Titanic disaster

“ Madeleine Astor, Titanic survivor and wife of John Jacob Astor IV, ca. 1910. Source: Library of Congress ”

“ Madeleine Astor, Titanic survivor and wife of John Jacob Astor IV, ca. 1910. Source: Library of Congress ”

John Jacob Astor IV and his wife Madeleine, the wealthiest passengers on board the ship. Madeleine survived.

John Jacob Astor IV

One of the last photos of John Jacob Astor IV and his young 18 year old wife Madeleine Talmage Force-Astor. They were on the TITANIC when it hit the iceberg. (He died on ship but she survived).

Portrait of Mrs. Jacob Astor    Mrs John Jacob Astor (Madeleine Force), 18, was the wife of millionaire John Jacob Astor , they had been on an extended honeymoon in Egypt and Paris and, in the spring of 1912, decided to return to America as First Class passengers on board the brand new Titanic .

Portrait of Mrs. Jacob Astor (Madeleine Force), was the wife of millionaire John Jacob Astor , they had been on an extended honeymoon in Egypt and Paris and, in the spring of decided to return to America as First Class passengers on board the Titanic.

John Jacob "Jakey" Astor VI (1912–1992) American socialite & businessman. Dubbed the "Titanic Baby", best known for his affiliation with the RMS Titanic, being an unborn survivor of the sinking. He was born four months after his father, John Jacob Astor IV, died in the sinking of the Titanic, whose estate was around $100 million (equivalent to $2,418,965,517 in 2013). Jakey inherited $3 million on his 21st birthday, which by that point had grown to $5 million (equivalent to $90,167,095 in…

John Jacob "Jakey" Astor VI (August 1912 – June was an American socialite and member of the Astor family. He was born four months after his father, Colonel John Jacob Astor IV, died in the sinking of RMS Titanic.

Madeleine Astor, the young second wife of John Jacob Astor. She survived the sinking of the Titanic - her husband did not. She was also pregnant. (1912)

Madeleine Astor, who survived the Titanic. Her husband, John Jacob Astor IV did not. "Madeleine there's my age and in a very delicate condition;

The six-year-old John Jacob Astor VI, born four months after his father perished on the Titanic.

6 year old John Jacob Astor VI, born four months after his father, John Jacob Astor perished on the Titanic.

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 IV in three years before he went down with the RMS Titanic. He was the wealthiest person aboard the Titanic.

John Jacob Astor, age 48, catching the train that would take him to his death aboard the Titanic, 1912.

TITANIC ¥ John Jacob Astor, age catching the train that would take him to his death aboard the Titanic,

John Astor IV, RMS Titanic disaster victim in Trinity Churchyard, NY

John Astor IV, RMS Titanic disaster victim in Trinity Churchyard, NY. John Jacob Astor lV and his wife Madeleine sailed on the Titanic. Madeleine, on her return, later gave birth to their son John Jacob Astor VI.

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