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Orphan Number: 1709
Orphan: Sarah McPhail ELLEY
Mother:WELLS, Louisa
Father:ELLEY, John
Mother's ship:
Father's ship:
Age when admitted:9yrs 11mths
Date admitted:20 Oct 1862
Date discharged:11 Jan 1867
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: Hugh Percy Sorell, Macquarie St
Remarks: secular prize Jan 1864 & 1866 - father left colony, mother free
References: SWD26/5 & 6, 27, 32/1

This orphan has been claimed by: Lynette Beer (nee Elley)

Sarah was the daughter of my paternal Gt. Gt. Grandfather, John Elley.  

b. 16.11.1852    christened  23.1.1853 Black River Tas
m. 1.5.1876 to Chas. Manuel Silvada De Soza of the Azores
d. 26.6.1925 @ her late residence 4 Montpelier St, granddaughter
of Major Gen. Sir John Elley aged 72 years
Silver Wedding Anniversary 1.5.1901
Joseph William Silvada De Soza
Charles Silvada De Soza

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