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Series Details

Series Number: SWD28
Title: REGISTER OF CHILDREN ADMITTED AND DISCHARGED FROM THE MALE AND FEMALE ORPHAN SCHOOL.
Start Date: 19 Mar 1828
End Date: 31 Jul 1863
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Contents End Date:
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Access: Open
Creating Agency:
TA148 KINGS/QUEENS ORPHANS SCHOOL 01 Jan 1828 31 Dec 1860
TA149 QUEENS ASYLUM 01 Jan 1861 31 Dec 1879
Description (Content/Function):

Gives childs name, age, date admitted, parents names, and ship, date of removal, religion and general remarks. In general boys and girls are entered at opposite ends of the book. However young boys are indexed and listed in the girls register.

For ease of online viewing, the digitised version of the volume displays the pages the same way - without the need to rotate the volume to read the text.

How to Use Series:

Digital images of this record series are available to view online by clicking on the item link below to get to the Item Details page. Copies may be made for private research/study but any other use requires permission from the Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office.

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Items in Series:
SWD28/1/1 Register of children admitted and discharged 19 Mar 1828 31 Jul 1863