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Orphan Number: 3254
Orphan: Caroline LITTLE
Mother:LITTLE, Dorothy A
Mother's ship:Duke of Cornwall
Father's ship:
Age when admitted:3yrs
Date admitted:21 Dec 1852
Date discharged:4 Apr 1859
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: died from dysentery after measles
References: SWD6

This orphan has been claimed by: Anne Atkinson

My great great grand father Worthy Barnes married Dorothy (Dorothea) Ann Little, Caroline's mother . I was interested in what happened to the children who were transported with her . I don't know if you realise that Richard  Stewart also an inmate of the orphanage was a brother to Caroline .He used his fathers name .They also had sisters named Lucinda who died in 1850 in Hobart and a Mary Ann who at this point I cannot find . Dorothy and Worthy married in 1853 and had two sons in Hobart   William ( my great grand father ) and Isaac . When pardoned they moved to Victoria and had another son George born at Mount Doran near Ballarat. . Any more information would be greatly  appreciated .

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