Biddy Quin

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

Date of Birth: 1830
Date of Death:
Also known as: biddy quinn
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User Tags: irish famine orphan, lady kennaway, earl grey scheme

Biddy Quin, (who was also recorded as Biddy Quinn) was one of the Irish Famine Orphans on the Lady Kennaway. She had been a Housemaid prior to leaving her native place of 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 arrived at the Immigration Depot on 13th December 1848 and left there 16th December 1848. She was engaged by Mr. McDonnel of Collins Street, Melbourne for 6 months at £10 per annum. (Disposal List - VPRS 14/P0000/0006)

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