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Orphan Number: 2553
Orphan: Jane Sarah HILL
Mother:HILL, Laura/Malaura
Father:SHAW, James
Mother's ship:Jane Blane
Father's ship:
Age when admitted:10mths
Date admitted:14 Aug 1857
Date discharged:22 Feb 1858
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: died from teething
Remarks: buried 24 Feb 1858 at St John's Cemetery, New Town - father in prison, mother free
References: SWD6, CSD1/117/4052

This orphan has been claimed by: Friends of the Orphan Schools

This Orphan died while in care at the Orphan Schools and has no descendants. The Friends of the Orphan Schools acknowledge her. A memorial garden has been created with a plaque dedicated to her memory and all those children who died. Each year the Friends gather at Fox's Feast and pause to remember them all.

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