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Case 8446

Case number: 8446
Application year: 1901




Year of birth: 1889
Home: Audenshaw Home For Girls


There are scarcely any details of this child on the case file. She was an orphan at the time of the application and under the care of the Leigh Board of Guardians. Virtually all details of her former life are unknown. She was accepted by the Society and admitted to the Audenshaw Home in Manchester on 13 September 1901. She remained there until 7 January 1904 when she was returned to the Leigh Union by order of the Leigh Board of Guardians.

Keywords: Workhouses

Items: 1. Application to Waifs and Strays' Society [August 1901]
2. Notice of Discharge 8 January 1904

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