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Orphan Number: 453
Orphan: Emma/Emily BRENNAN
Mother:MAYNARD, Margaret
Father:BRENNAN, Patrick
Mother's ship:Sir Robert Seppings
Father's ship:
Age when admitted:3yrs 10mths
Date admitted:11 May 1859
Date discharged:2 Jan 1869, 29 Mar 1869
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: J Macnamara, Hamilton, Michael Doyle, Hamilton
Remarks: infant prize 1862, good conduct prize Jan 1864
References: SWD6,32/1, HAP1871/63

This orphan has been claimed by: Andrew

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Emily was born at the Cascades Female Factory to to Margaret Maynard.  Margaret had a second child there, still-born in 1857 and she married Patrick Huon Brennan at St. Georges Church of England, Battery Point in 1858.

Emily married Robert Brown at Hamilton on 28 Feb 1876 and they had around 15 children.



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