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Waterford soup kitchen opensdd/mm/yyyy
Corn Laws RepealedYear
1847 £ on spent on relief
Jan 1847 ActGov-sponsored soup kitchens
March 1846 no. tenants evicted in Ballinlass
£ spent total on tackling emergency
1845 potato acreage
1840s no. cottiers
1845 no. cottiers
Subsistence farmers 1-3 acres class
No. died in first few months of 1847
No. employed in public works programmeAt any one time
1845 no. Gaelic speakers
Relief Fund set upMonth + Year
Head of Peel's scientific commissionTitle + First + Surname
'Syria' no. ill with fever on voyage
1846 fraction of harvest destroyed
1841 % landholdings more than 30 acres
% increase in landholdings over 30 acres1845-51
£ on public works programme spent per day
No. bought acreage under EEAMostly established landowners
First county blight found inSept 1845
% decrease in landholdings under 1 acre1845-51
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1847 no. vessels with food left Ireland
Relief Commission/public works set upMonth + Year
Cavan county mortality rate
Clause: those with more than 1/4 acre could not receive relief
Aug 1853 ?? in Galway evicted 42 familiesFirst + Surname; under EEA
Lack of vitamins disease
1851 no. cottiers
1847 nickname
Chef designed 'famine soup'First + Surname
Under EEA, no acres sold by 1859Worth £21 million
£ Indian corn and meal bought in
Lord John Russell's Secretary to the TreasuryFirst + Middle + Surname
Lumper potatoes produced ?? per acre
No. emigrated per year 1830s
First landlord to assist tenant emigrationTitle + Surname
Indian corn nicknamedCaused diarrhoea
No. emigrated in 1846
Scientific Commission suggested treating seed potatoes with
John Mitchel 1860 book
1847 potato acreage
1841 % landholdings under 5 acres
80 mill. claim Irish heritage called
Fraction of agricultural output potatoes
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1849 no. in workhouseNearly 2x also on outdoor relief
£ shortfall in potatoes
Fraction Irish dependent on agriculture 1841
John Russell's economic beliefs
John Mitchel influenced by the letters ofFirst + Surnames
No. plots claimed in late 1840s
1845 fraction harvest destroyed
Average cost of passage to N. America
Encumbered Estates ActYear; legitimised evictions
Name of Canadian quarantine island
Name for cheapest ships
Scientific name for blight (Sept 1845)
Previous nickname for IrelandDue to exports of food
1851 no. Gaelic speakers
Rise in farmer's income after faminefraction
Cardinal attempting to formalise Irish Catholicism
Irish Poor Law Extension ActYear
Landlords that live in Britain
No. used Waterford soup kitchen in 2 weeks
'Famine Fever'
1846-50 no. livestock transported from Ireland
Fraction died on passage to America
Waterford soup kitchen cost/weekpaid by Quakers

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