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

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