Life stories

Despite the arduous terms of indenture contracts and the often oppressive regulations imposed on the immigrant workforce, nineteenth century migrants made strenuous efforts to improve prospects for themselves and their dependents. Some made startlingly rapid progress.

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Teluga family

Ramgoolam family

Gungah family

Burran family