Biddy McLean

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Biddy McLean is associated with County Mayo, Ireland located at these coordinates 54.0152604, -9.4289369000001

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


Biography:
Biddy McLean 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 Mayo, 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 entered the Immigration Depot on 13th December 1848 and left there on 16th December 1848 when she was engaged by J.H. Sullivan of Melbourne for 6 months at £11 per annum. (Disposal List - VPRS 14/P0000/0006)


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