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Orphan Number: 2047
Orphan: Jane GIBSON
Mother:JUDGE, Mary Ann
Mother's ship:Duke of Cornwall
Father's ship:Ratcliffe
Age when admitted:3yrs 10mths
Date admitted:21 Mar 1863
Date discharged:
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to:
Remarks: father dead
References: SWD26/6, 27

This orphan has been claimed by: Christine Turner

Jane Gibson is my maternal great grandmother.

She was born about 1859 in Launceston and died in Hobart in 1935.

She married Peter Arvid Nilsson, a Swedish mariner, in 1888  and had 6 children. Oscar Walter Neilson (spelling changes appear to have occurred over time) was my mother's father.

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