|Mother's ship:||Anna Maria|
|Age when admitted:||3yrs|
|Date admitted:||9 Sep 1858|
|Date discharged:||22 Aug 1869, 17 Mar 1871,|
|Institution(s):||Queens Orphan School|
|Discharged to:||Maria Hallam, O'Brien's Bridge, Thomas Wright, Spring Bay|
|Remarks:||won infants prize 1862 - absconded 1871 - wanted to know his age in 1880|
|References:||SWD27, 28, 32/1, 52/2, CSD1/126/4695, LC176/1p80|
Walter was my great-grandfather, he married Florence Bellette on 26th Jan 1886.
I have a photograph of Walter and Florence and also have a copy of his Death Certificate.
Wonder why he had the name of Dalton when his mother was Catherine McGilvray?