Biddy Curran is associated with County Galway, Ireland located at these coordinates 53.3564509, -8.8534113000001
|irish famine orphan, lady kennaway, earl grey scheme|
| Biddy Curran was one of the Irish Famine Orphans on the Lady Kennaway. She had been a Needlewoman prior to leaving her native place of County Galway, Ireland; she was Roman Catholic; possessed a Bible and could read only. No entry regarding whether her parents were still alive or not. (Nominal Passenger List - VPRS 14/P0000/0004)
Biddy spent 16 days in the Immigration Depot before she was engaged as a House Servant by Mr. Duggan (or Duggin) of Geelong for 6 months at £1212 £
Biddy married Patrick O'Connor on 15 June 1849 in Geelong. The couple had at least four children and had a farm in the Nunawading area.