Her parents were from Prussia/Germany on their way to USA.The wife gave birth en route and died during childbirth.The father had to turn his daughter over to another couple on board:the woman was a wet nurse for the baby.
According to family stories, when the ship landed in Nova Scotia, the couple debarked & took her with them.The father stayed on board to go to NY.
What was the child's name? What was her mother's name? Who were the people who raised her? What happened to her?
The only thing I know for sure is the father's name Johann Peter Friedrich Lehr from Preußen,? Germany.