|Age when admitted:||8yrs|
|Date admitted:||28 Mar 1858, 20 Aug 1860|
|Date discharged:||19 Sep 1859, 3 Feb 1863|
|Institution(s):||Queens Orphan School|
|Discharged to:||brother-in-law Griffiths, readmitted to QO from Rev Wright, then to William Smith|
|Remarks:||absconded and embezzled 7/- from William Smith 14 Sep 1866|
William Poultney was brother of my g-grandmother Sarah Poultney (Barrett).
William Poultney (snr) died in 1854, Margaret Roberston died 1855 leaving 6 children, the youngest of whom was William.