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Orphan Number: 1483
Orphan: William DINGLE
Mother:WILSON, Jane
Father:DINGLE, Nicholas
Mother's ship:Aurora
Father's ship:Blundell
Age when admitted:1yr 6mths
Date admitted:26 Oct 1856
Date discharged:10 Nov 1857
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: died from chronic hydrocephalus
Remarks: buried 13 Nov 1857 at St John's Cemetery, New Town - father at Port Arthur
References: SWD6


This orphan has been claimed by: Friends of the Orphan Schools

This Orphan died while in care at the Orphan Schools and has no descendants. The Friends of the Orphan Schools acknowledge him. A memorial garden has been created with a plaque dedicated to his memory and all those children who died. Each year the Friends gather at Fox's Feast and pause to remember them all.



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