Biddy Cuillan

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Biddy Cuillan is associated with County Donegal, Ireland located at these coordinates 54.6548993, -8.1040967

Date of Birth: 1830
Date of Death:
Also known as: biddy cuillian
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User Tags: irish famine orphan, lady kennaway, earl grey scheme


Biography:
Biddy Cuillan was one of the Irish Famine Orphans on the Lady Kennaway. She had been a House Servant prior to leaving her native place of County Donegal, Ireland; she was Roman Catholic; possessed a prayer book and could neither read nor write. Her Mother was still alive. (Nominal Passenger List - VPRS 14/P0000/0004)

Biddy was engaged as a General Servant by Thomas Hanlin of Melbourne for 6 months at £1010 £
750 £approx2009
1,520 $AUDapprox2009
200 shillings
2,400 pence
per annum with rations. She left the Immigration Depot on 16th December. (Disposal List - VPRS 14/P0000/0004 & VPRS 14/P0000/0006)


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