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Orphan Number: 2159
Orphan: James GRANT
Mother:GRANT, Catherine
Mother's ship:Atwick
Father's ship:
Age when admitted:2yrs
Date admitted:17 Oct 1842
Date discharged:15 Apr 1843
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: died from inflamation of the lungs
Remarks: buried 17 Apr 1843 at St John's Cemetery, New Town
References: SWD7, 28

This orphan has been claimed by: Joyce Livermore

Unfortunately there is no story to tell as this little fellow died on 15 April 1843 from Dropsy (inflammation of the lungs) after Scarlet Fever and was buried 17 April 1843 at St. John's Cemetery, New Town. He was the son of my Great-great-grandmother, Catherine Grant, who was transported to Tasmania on the Atwick in 1838.

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