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Info on Croom Workhouse

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Re: Info on Croom Workhouse

Posted: 29 Apr 2013 2:15PM GMT
Classification: Query
When women had illegitimate children, generally in the workhouse, they often gave a false name. I had this case in my own family where the name given on the birth certificate was false. The child was not adopted however but brought up by the mother who later married another man. We could not find the father's name and so that will always remain a mystery.
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feanejones 1 Mar 2013 7:33PM GMT 
caron hughes 12 Mar 2013 10:48PM GMT 
irosk1 29 Apr 2013 8:15PM GMT 
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