Family Card - Person Sheet
Family Card - Person Sheet
NameEmma Dobbie
Birth1878, Eccles
MotherMary Ann Pomfrey (1851-1931)
Notes for Emma Dobbie
Emma Dobbie was the daughter of Robert John Algernon Dobbie (1849) and Mary Ann Pomfrey, and was born in Eccles in 1878. In 1881 she was living at Falcon House in King Street, Oldham. She was sent to live in Canada in 1887, and travelled there on the “Sardinian”.

Sources
• 1. Library & Archives, Canada, Home Children. Name: DOBBIE. Given Name: Emma. Age: 9. Sex: F. Ship: Sardinian. Year of Arrival: 1887. Departure Port: Liverpool. Departure Date: 19 May 1887. Arrival Port: Quebec. Arrival Date: 31 May 1887. Party: Miss Macpherson's group. Destination: Stratford, Ontario. Comments: 58 children. See also RG17, Vol. 551, File 61793, General Correspondence Series. Notes: The child's surname was illegible or difficult to decipher. Source: Library and Archives Canada. Reference: RG76 C 1 a. Microfilm: C-4535. Type of Record: Passenger Lists. Group of Children Traveling Together.
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