Lucy Burns (Byrnes)

Birth of Lucy Burns (Byrnes) Cabrogal Clan. She is born in Liverpool and marries William Leane in 1865 at Liverpool. Petition to the Aboriginal Protection Board in 1893 requesting a boat and stating “the petition of your humble petitioner Lucy Leane showeth that she is the only surviving Native woman of the Georges River Tribe and Liverpool districts, residing here since her birth fifty three years ago… being a bona fide native of Australia and this district.” (Kohen 2009)