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Orphan Number: 4470
Orphan: Patrick PURCELL
Mother:PURCELL, Margaret
Father:PURCELL, Tobias/James
Mother's ship:
Father's ship:Kinnear
Age when admitted:4yrs
Date admitted:28 Oct 1842
Date discharged:1 Jun 1843
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: died from consumption
Remarks: buried St John's Cemetery New Town - arrived with father on convict ship - father works for Von Stiglitz at Fingal
References: SWD7, 28


This orphan has been claimed by: Caroline Hayden

Little Patrick died.... Tobias, (Patrick's father)  managed to re-united with some of the family he had left in Ireland.  Patrick's sister Elizabeth married Henry Evans in Launceston  and many of her descendants are  living  in Tasmania and throughout  Australia.

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