Biddy Kenny

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Biddy Kenny is associated with Ireland located at these coordinates 53.41291, -8.24389

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


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

Biddy left the Immigration Depot on 18th December 1848 when she was engaged by Alexander McCrae of Melbourne for 6 months at £10 per annum. (Disposal List - VPRS 14/P0000/0006)


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