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Orphan Number: 4436
Orphan: Louisa PRESTON
Father:PRESTON, James
Mother's ship:
Father's ship:
Age when admitted:8yrs
Date admitted:9 Sep 1852
Date discharged:21 Mar 1854
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: died of measles
Remarks: mother, free by servitude, father deserted and in Victoria
References: SWD28, CSO24/202/7567

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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