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Orphan Number: 318
Orphan: Emma BENT
Mother:BENT, Ann
Father:BENT, John
Mother's ship:Glendevie
Father's ship:Glendevie
Age when admitted:7yrs 6mths
Date admitted:24 Feb 1843
Date discharged:19 Apr 1843
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: died
Remarks: died 19 Apr 1843 buried St John's New Town 22 Apr 1843 - father died on voyage out
References: SWD7, 28, CSO10/1642, CSO26/1/4456,7682, CSO8/78/1762


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 her. A memorial garden has been created with a plaque dedicated to her 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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