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Orphan Number: 5164
Orphan: Richard STEWART
Mother:LITTLE/BARNES, Dorothy
Father:STEWART, William
Mother's ship:Duke of Cornwall
Father's ship:
Age when admitted:9yrs
Date admitted:31 Oct 1850
Date discharged:17 Mar 1854
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: mother, married to Worthy Barnes
Remarks: sister Lucinda born 12 Jun 1850, died 19 Dec 1850 at Grangorman Gaol
References: SWD28

This orphan has been claimed by: Anne Atkinson

My great great grand father Worthy Barnes married Dorothy (Dorothea) Ann Little,Richard'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 was a brother to Caroline Little .He used his fathers name .As well as Lucinda who died in 1850 in Hobart ther was 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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