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Sheltering Arms Orphanage 1936

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Re: Sheltering Arms Orphanage 1936

Posted: 21 Sep 2013 12:03AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: stanley, stanly, norris, barr, brown
My grandfather was at Sheltering Arms Orphanage from April 1919 when born,
for a couple of years. His birth name was Charles Richard Stanley. He was
adopted and moved to Iowa with a new name of Charles Richard Norris, then
his adopted mother died so he was adopted AGAIN! New and final name is
Andrew Richard Barr.

We have a birth certificate with his mom listed at Ruth Stanley from
Missouri born about 1898 and dad is George Brown a couple years older from
Chicago, assuming the birth certificate is correct. We just cannot get any
further in our research regarding his birth parents. I found a Ruth
Stanley that was also an adopted girl in Missouri, but no info on birth
place or parents so again nothing more.

How did you get so much more information?
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bjberrykeeper 12 Oct 2000 12:00PM GMT 
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shane trusler 4 Jan 2012 2:42AM GMT 
nlmyhren 15 Sep 2013 12:38AM GMT 
bjberrykeeper... 26 Aug 2002 9:24AM GMT 
grl4x4 3 Apr 2009 1:17AM GMT 
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