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John Jacob Astor IV
Partners of 
John Jacob Astor IV

Built The Astoria Hotel, New York
John Jacob Astor IV

Lt-Col John Jacob Astor IV

Age

48 (approx.)

Born

1864

Died

15 Apr 1912

John Jacob Astor IV Bio Details

Full name

Lt-Col John Jacob Astor IV

Also known as

Jack

Gender

Male

Age

48 (approx.)

Date of birth

1864

Date of death:

15 Apr 1912

Place of death

The Titanic

Cause of death

Struck by debris while the ship was sinking

Occupations

Writer

Inventor

US Army Lieutenant Colonel (1898)

Education

St. Paul's School, New Hampshire, United States

Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Invented the pneumatic device for improving road surfaces
John Jacob Astor and William Waldorf Astor are cousins and both built New York Hotels
The Waldorf and The Astoria - both hotels were adjacent and joined by a corridor
These hotels have been knocked down and rebuilt in a different location named The Waldorf-Astoria
When John Jacob's body was recovered from the Titanic he had a ticking gold watch in one pocket and $2,500 in the other.

John Jacob Astor IV Siblings

Emily Astor

Sister

Helen Roosevelt

Sister

Charlotte Astor

Sister

Caroline Astor

Sister

Partners of 
John Jacob Astor IV

Madeleine Astor

Married

1 child together

Sep 1911

Ava Loel Astor

Divorced

2 children together

married 17 Feb 1891
divorce 1910

John Jacob Astor IV Children

John Jacob Astor IV Partner(s) Other Children

William Vincent Astor

born 1891, died 1959, age 67
with Ava Loel Astor

Alice Astor

born 1902, died 1965, age 62
with Ava Loel Astor

John Jacob Astor VI

born 1912, deceased, age 105 (approx.)
with Madeleine Astor

John Jacob Astor IV Family

John Jacob Astor IV's parents:

John Jacob Astor IV's father was William Backhouse Astor Jr John Jacob Astor IV's mother was Caroline Astor


John Jacob Astor IV's children:

John Jacob Astor IV's daughter was Alice Astor John Jacob Astor IV's son was William Vincent Astor John Jacob Astor IV's son was John Jacob Astor VI


John Jacob Astor IV's current partners:

John Jacob Astor IV's wife was Madeleine Astor


John Jacob Astor IV's former partners:

John Jacob Astor IV's former wife was Ava Loel Astor


John Jacob Astor IV's siblings:

John Jacob Astor IV's sister was Emily Astor John Jacob Astor IV's sister was Helen Roosevelt John Jacob Astor IV's sister was Charlotte Astor John Jacob Astor IV's sister was Caroline Astor


John Jacob Astor IV's grandparents:

John Jacob Astor IV's grandfather was William Backhouse Astor John Jacob Astor IV's grandmother is Margaret Astor


John Jacob Astor IV's great grandparents:

John Jacob Astor IV's great grandfather is John Armstrong John Jacob Astor IV's great grandfather was John Jacob Astor John Jacob Astor IV's great grandmother was Sarah Astor   John Jacob Astor IV's great great grandfather was Johann Astor John Jacob Astor IV's great great grandmother was Maria Astor


John Jacob Astor IV's grandchildren:

John Jacob Astor IV's grandson is Ivan Obolensky John Jacob Astor IV's granddaughter is Sylvia Obolensky John Jacob Astor IV's granddaughter is Romana McEwen John Jacob Astor IV's granddaughter is Alice Harding


John Jacob Astor IV's great grandchildren:

John Jacob Astor IV's great granddaughter is Flora Mason John Jacob Astor IV's great granddaughter is Samantha Mary McEwen John Jacob Astor IV's great granddaughter is Christabel Holland John Jacob Astor IV's great grandson is Adam Hugo McEwen   John Jacob Astor IV's great great grandson is Fred Lambton John Jacob Astor IV's great great granddaughter is Mabel Holland


John Jacob Astor IV's uncles and aunts:

John Jacob Astor IV's aunt was Emily Ward John Jacob Astor IV's uncle-by-marriage was Sam Ward Jr John Jacob Astor IV's uncle was John Jacob Astor III John Jacob Astor IV's aunt-by-marriage was Charlotte Astor John Jacob Astor IV's aunt was Laura Astor John Jacob Astor IV's aunt was Mary Carey John Jacob Astor IV's uncle-by-marriage is John Carey John Jacob Astor IV's uncle was Henry Astor John Jacob Astor IV's aunt was Sarah Astor


John Jacob Astor IV's great uncles and aunts:

John Jacob Astor IV's great aunt was Magdalen Bristed John Jacob Astor IV's great aunt was Sarah Astor John Jacob Astor IV's great uncle was John Jacob Astor II John Jacob Astor IV's great aunt was Dorothea Langdon John Jacob Astor IV's great uncle was Henry Astor John Jacob Astor IV's great aunt was Eliza Astor


John Jacob Astor IV's cousins:

John Jacob Astor IV's cousin was Margaret Chanler John Jacob Astor IV's cousin was Son Of Sam Ward John Jacob Astor IV's cousin was William Waldorf Astor 1st Viscount Astor John Jacob Astor IV's cousin was Margaret de Stuers


John Jacob Astor IV's first cousins once removed:

John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was Lewis Chanler John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was Waldorf Astor 2nd Viscount Astor John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was Pauline Astor John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was John Astor John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was John Jacob Astor 1st Baron Astor of Hever John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was Gwendolyn Astor John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was Jonkheer de Stuers John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was Mary de Stuers John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was Marguerite von Oberndorff John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was Hubert de Stuers John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was John Bentzon John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed is Sarah Bentzon John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was Charles Bristed John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was Sarah Boreel John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed is Louisa Langdon John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed is Cecilia Langdon John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was Eliza Langdon John Jacob Astor IV's first cousin once removed was Mary Langdon


John Jacob Astor IV's second cousins:

John Jacob Astor IV's second cousin was William Boreel John Jacob Astor IV's second cousin was Alfred Boreel John Jacob Astor IV's second cousin was Robert Boreel


John Jacob Astor IV's in laws:

John Jacob Astor IV's daughter in law was Brooke Astor


John Jacob Astor IV's former in laws:

John Jacob Astor IV's former son in law is Mary Astor John Jacob Astor IV's former son in law is Helen Astor John Jacob Astor IV's former son in law was David Pleydell-Bouverie John Jacob Astor IV's former son in law is Philip Harding John Jacob Astor IV's former son in law is Raimund von Hofmannsthal John Jacob Astor IV's former son in law was Prince Serge Obolensky