Biddy McVay

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Biddy McVay is associated with County Armagh, Ireland located at these coordinates 54.2940148, -6.6659185

Date of Birth: 1834
Date of Death:
Also known as: biddy mcfay
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User Tags: irish famine orphan, diadem, earl grey scheme


Biography:
Biddy McVay was one of the Irish Famine Orphans on the Diadem. She had been a Nurse Maid prior to leaving her native place of County Armagh; she was Roman Catholic; . (Nominal Passenger List - VPRS 14/P0000/000)

Biddy was received into the Immigration Depot on 12th January 1850 and left there on 22nd January. She was engaged by William Crebin of Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne for 6 months at £88 £
600 £approx2009
1,216 $AUDapprox2009
160 shillings
1,920 pence
per annum. (Disposal List - VPRS 14/P0000/0006)


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