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Orphan Number: 5400
Orphan: William TUCKER
Mother:TUCKER, Ann
Father:TUCKER, Charles
Mother's ship:Anna Maria
Father's ship:
Age when admitted:1yr 6mths
Date admitted:1 Feb 1852
Date discharged:6 Feb 1852
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: to Cascade Factory
Remarks:
References: SWD6


This orphan has been claimed by: Glenda Stapley

William Charles Tucker is my great grandfather.  He was about one year six months when he arrived in Hobart Town in 1852 aboard the Anna Maria along with his mother, Ann Tucker and his grandmother, Mary Dimmock, both of whom were convicts transported to VDL for seven years for stealing.  Even though it is thought that Ann still had a husband and three other children in the UK, in 1853 she married William Sonners and they appeared to settle in the Hamilton area and raised a family of four sons, together with William.



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