IRISH FAMINE MEMORIALSydney
  • Surname : Amorris
  • First Name : Bridget
  • Age on arrival : 16
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
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  • Surname : Amorris (Ashmere)
  • First Name : Margaret
  • Age on arrival : 17
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
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  • Surname : Baker
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 16
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Other : married Captain William Wells (28) on 21 Jul 1852 at Holy Trinity, Adelaide; 9 children located; Mary died 10 Mar 1882 at Port Adelaide
  • Surname : Barry
  • First Name : Jane
  • Age on arrival : 17
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Other : South Australian Archives (SAA) GRG 28/4 Register of cases of destitution No.590 25 Aug 1851 Jane Barry 18 yo, West Terrace, 2 yrs, servant, Dr Nash, indigestion, not able to keep her place. Possibly married James Burke 12 Aug 1852 at Roman Catholic Church, Adelaide.
  • Surname : Barry
  • First Name : Catherine
  • Age on arrival : 15
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Other : Nothing located in SA; COULD be the Catherine Barry who married George Adams in 1853 at Fremantle, WA and moved to Victoria; 10 children; died 1884 at Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria, aged 53, daughter of John Barry. Not proven
  • Surname : Barry
  • First Name : Bridget
  • Age on arrival : 17
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Other : possibly the girl by this name who married John O'Loughlin in 1859 in Adelaide.
  • Surname : Barry
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 18
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Other : A 20 yr old Bridget Barry married John O'Loughlin 18 May 1859 St Patrick's Adelaide.
  • Surname : Brian (Brien, O'Brien)
  • First Name : Judy (Judith, Julia)
  • Age on arrival : 16
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Other : Judy Brian aged 16 on arrival; seems to be the Judith O’Brien who married Thomas Faulkner in 1856; 6 children; she died 1893.
  • Surname : Brien [Bryan, Brian)
  • First Name : Ellen
  • Age on arrival : 16
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Other : SA Advertiser, 12 Sep 1849: Ellen Brien aged 16; probably married Charles Gale (21) when she was 19 at Trinity Church, Adelaide on 29 Mar 1853; first two children born Adelaide, other 6 in Avoca, Victoria; Charles Gale died 1 Nov 1916 and Ellen died 3 Aug 1928, aged 96 – both in Avoca. She is perhaps the oldest surviving workhouse emigrant.
  • Surname : Browne
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 15
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Other : married Henry Bastian at Trinity Church Adelaide in 1854; died Victoria 1869 aged 36; Henry died 1880, aged 56
  • Surname : Buckley
  • First Name : Catherine
  • Age on arrival : 15
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
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  • Surname : Buckley
  • First Name : Norry
  • Age on arrival : 17
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
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  • Surname : Bullman (Bulman)
  • First Name : Ellen
  • Age on arrival : 17
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Other : In Report of the Children Apprenticeship Board 28 Feb 1850 answering the 'Government Brothel' letter which appeared in 'SA Register', 21 Jan 1850, original in PRO Kew, CO 13/71, pp.461-85, on AJCP & reproduced in 'Barefoot & Pregnant' vol.2, pp.35-43: Ellen mentioned on pp.36-7;
  • Surname : Byrnes (Burns)
  • First Name : Ellen
  • Age on arrival : 17
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  • Parents : John Burns [on her 2nd marriage]
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Other : Is probably the girl named Ellen Burns who married 1) James Troy in 1851 at RC Church, Adelaide; 4 children found; James died 1867; marriage 2) Joseph Billing in 1871 (her father noted as John Burns); Ellen died 1895.
  • Surname : Cahill
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 16
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Other : Possibly married James Wilson residing Bugle Ranges, Mt Barker, 22 January 1851.
  • Surname : Casey
  • First Name : Ellen
  • Age on arrival : 16
  • Native Place : Tipperary, Clonmel
  • Parents : not stated
  • Religion : not stated
  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Workhouse : Tipperary, Clonmel
  • Other : BG67/A/9 p.306, Minutes 14 May 1849 listed as one of 15 girls from Clonmel PLU selected for emigration; married 1) William Delahoy at St John's South Adelaide, 6 Mar 1851, 7 children; lived Murray District from 1870; married 2) Henry Holdsworth, 1870 or as Ellen Delahoy to Edwin Humphrey in 1881!! Ellen appears to have owned the 'Shakespeare Hotel' at Great Western, Victoria until her death 1 Feb 1907. Ian Delahoy: ijdelahoy[at]optusnet.com.au
  • Surname : Cleary
  • First Name : Margaret
  • Age on arrival : 17
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Other : A 23 yr old Margaret Cleary married William Wight 30 September 1865 at St Matthew's Church Kensington, Adelaide, South Australia.
  • Surname : Condon
  • First Name : Johanna [Hannah]
  • Age on arrival : 17
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  • Parents : John Condon [her marriage]
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Other : South Australian Archives GrG 28/4 Register of cases of destitution 10 Oct 1854 Ann Condon, 22 yo, Hindley St., 5 yrs, W Raphaels, servant, dropsy [needs checking]; worked (presumably on arrival) as a domestic servant for Mr Emanuel; married John Carter in 1858 (her father named as John Condon); 10 children; she died 1909 aged 84 at Ashbourne, recorded as Hannah
  • Surname : Condon
  • First Name : Judy
  • Age on arrival : 15
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
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  • Surname : Condon
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 18
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  • Ship name : Elgin (Adelaide 12 Sep 1849)
  • Other : two girls named Mary Condon on Elgin, have taken this as the one aged 18 until other confirmation might emerge; married Henry Higgins at Gawler in 1851 [indexed as Connor]; lived at Gawler until moving to a land selection at Richman’s Valley; 6 children located; Mary died 1875