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Orphan Number: 2420
Orphan: David HART
Mother:BURNS, Maria
Father:HART, Thomas
Mother's ship:
Father's ship:
Age when admitted:3yrs
Date admitted:24 Feb 1855
Date discharged:27 Feb 1855
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: died from marasmus
Remarks: mother physically incapable - father convict pauper in Lunatic Asylum, New Norfolk, Michael buried 30 Oct 1855 at St John's Cemetery, New Town
References: SWD6, CSO24/256/10555


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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