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

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