Friends of the Orphans Schools logo
Orphan Number: 2969
Orphan: William McLeod KEEN
Mother:McLEOD, Jessie
Father:KEEN, William Norman Shadwell
Mother's ship:
Father's ship:William & Jane
Age when admitted:9yrs
Date admitted:30 Mar 1864
Date discharged:17 Mar 1867, 17 Mar 1869
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: Dr John B Mason, Longford, Isaac Briggs
Remarks: mother in England - apprentice saddler at Longford - father a surgeon, died in Auckland, NZ, Aug 1866
References: SWD26/7, 27, 32/1, 52/2, CSD25/19/1674, HAP1871/63, Mercury 23 Aug 1866


This orphan has been claimed by: Michael Keen

I am trying to obtain info on the life of William after he left the orphanage in 1869



You can use this contact form to send an email message to Michael Keen

Your first name*:   Your last name*: 

Your email:*        Telephone number: 

Your message*:

Claim this Orphan

Use this facility to register your interest so other researchers can contact you. Add up to a 2000 character short story about your orphan and what became of them after they left the Orphan School. You can add links to other web sites and upload a photo.  Note that you can claim more than one orphan and that any orphan can be claimed more than once.
If you need to contact our researchers then email us and quote the orphan name and index number above.

Site last updated October 2017