Biddy Hughes

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Biddy Hughes is associated with County Galway, Ireland located at these coordinates 53.3564509, -8.8534113000001

Date of Birth: 1830
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User Tags: irish famine orphan, lady kennaway, earl grey scheme


Biography:
Biddy Hughes was one of the Irish Famine Orphans on the Lady Kennaway. She had been a Nursemaid prior to leaving her native place of County Galway, Ireland; she was Roman Catholic and could neither read nor write. Both her parents were dead. (Nominal Passenger List - VPRS 14/P0000/0004)

Biddy left the Immigration Depot on 15th December 1848 when she was engaged by T.H. Power of Yarra Yarra for 12 months at £6 per annum. (Disposal List - VPRS 14/P0000/0006)


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