British Home Child Information Sheet
BHC Registry ID #: 37685Name & Birth
Surname: BIGGSGiven Names: Bessie
Born: 1875Gender:Female
Born at:Saint George Hanover Square, London, England
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Given Names Adopted: A.K.A. Given Names:Elizabeth
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Sending or Escorting Organization: Barnardo's
Canadian Distribution Home Name/Address: Hazelbrae, Peterborough
Age at Emigration: 11 Ship Sailed: Parisian
Departure Date: 15 July 1886 Port of Departure: Liverpool
Arrival Date: 23 July 1886 Port of Arrival: Quebec
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Biological Parents
Biological Father
Surname: BIGGS Given Names: Joseph T
Born: 1841Born at:Stratford, Middlesex, England
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Biological Mother
Surname: GREGORY Given Names: Mary
Born: 1841Born at:Hawley, Hampshire, England
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Sources and Notes
In LAC BHC Index (travel) twice: as Bessie BIGGS, age 11; and Bessie BIGGS, age 12

Record Title: List of children brought from England by Dr. Barnardo: Bessie BIGGS - Age: 12 - Year of Arrival: 1886 - Sent by: Dr. Barnardo --- Source: Library and Archives Canada - Database Item Number: 153247

Record Title: Wm G Annesley, Peterborough. Asking payment $2,048.00 commissions on boys sent out by Dr Barnardo since 1885: Bessie BIGGS - Age: 12 - Year of Arrival: 1886 - Sent by: Dr Barnardo - Notes: Arrived 23 July 1886 at Quebec aboard SS Parisian --- Source: Library and Archives Canada - Database Item Number: 153249

UK GRO Birth Registration Index: Bessie BIGGS - Mother's Maiden Surname: GREGORY - Registration Year: 1875 - Registration Quarter: Jan-Feb-Mar - Registration District: Saint George Hanover Square - Inferred County: London - Volume: 1a - Page: 404

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