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Anne (Annie) Woods (1837–1913)

Ann Woods née Kennan arrived in Sydney aboard the Diamond with her father William Kennan, wheelwright, aged 31, in August 1841. Her mother had died during the voyage. Her brothers Austin, 4, and John 2½ also made the journey. Ann's age was given as 6.

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  • Kennan, Anne

31 May, 1837
Cork, Ireland


26 March, 1913 (aged 75)
Nowra, New South Wales, Australia

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