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Orphan Number: 5507
Orphan: William WARD
Mother:SHAW, Janet
Father:WARD, John
Mother's ship:Stately
Father's ship:
Age when admitted:5yrs
Date admitted:23 Apr 1857, 5 Mar 1862
Date discharged:1 Oct 1857, 12 Aug 1863
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: mother, Conditional Pardon, mother
Remarks: in gaol, 14yrs old, from Broadmarsh, mother in prison
References: SWD26/5, 28, GD67/1


This orphan has been claimed by: Wendy McMahon

William was my great great grandfather, his father John Ward, mother Jane Develin and step mother Jane Shaw.  He married a Selina Butler who also was at Queens Orphanage.



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