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Who was my Grandparents ?? Posted on: 09 Oct 1998, by  ButterMeOne

Localities > North America > United States > States > Tennessee > Counties > Knox

...disappeared and left my Grandmother Mary ?? behind with the children. The children was placed in seperate orphanages and never heard from their parents again. Mary lived at a Shelter in Atlanta and did domestic...

CUMMINS Posted on: 26 Sep 1998, by MARSHA HAMILTON

Localities > North America > United States > States > Kentucky > Counties > Bracken

...Emma b jan 25, 1904. They were in Louisville, Jefferson Co., KY by 1910. The children were put in 2 orphanages in Louisville, one a Baptist and the other one a Catholic childrens home. Can anyone help me find E...

NAPIER/SIZEMORE/BEGLEY/Couch Posted on: 04 Jun 1998, by  JudyHendrix53

Localities > North America > United States > States > Kentucky > Counties > Breathitt

I have just begun and have very little. To top it off, I am in Texas and guess all the info. I need is in KY. Info. I have: William Napier Clay,Co. m Lucy Sizemore Leslie,Co. I understand is neighbor ...

HENDERSON Posted on: 29 Apr 1998, by MARGI POND

Localities > North America > United States > States > Maryland > Counties > Baltimore

...Searching for any and all info on the late Rev. David HENDERSON. He died in 1897. Was working with several orphanages- in Baltimore MD. Last know home address was: 1231 Myrtle Av. Baltimore Md. Would like to he...

NAPIER/SIZEMORE/COUCH/BEGLEY Posted on: 04 Jun 1998, by  JudyHendrix53

Localities > North America > United States > States > Kentucky > Counties > Clay

...Willie's father died in a coal mining accident and her mother died at home. Willie and Roy were placed in orphanages and Willie Alean ended up at Bethany Orphanage, in Bethany KY, Wolfe Co. ...

LEONARD Posted on: 09 Aug 1998, by Karen Depczynski

Localities > North America > United States > States > Colorado > Counties > Jefferson

...Margaret Leonard. Nee: Henderson. Died in Colorado in 1933. My grandfather left all the children behind at orphanages in Denver. Names of children. Marjorie, Lucille,William Cleveland, Sylvia, and my father Cha...

BALLANTINE, CORBETT, RICE Posted on: 18 Jul 1998, by  judyb3753

Localities > North America > United States > States > New Jersey > Counties > Essex

...grandma. She married Thomas CORBETT originally from Newfoundland, Canada. Both died and 5 kids went to orphanages including my dad, Thomas CORBETT. I have extensive info on the Newfoundland CORBETT family. Woul...

MORRIS Posted on: 01 Jan 1900, by John Hatley

Localities > North America > United States > States > Oklahoma > Counties > Muskogee

...Both of her parents died around 1906-1907 and she and her brothers and sisters were put in different orphanages. Any information on the names, dates and places of birth of her mother and father or brothers and ...

Orphan Train 'riders' to Mahaska Co. Posted on: 23 Mar 1998, by Madonna M. Harms

Localities > North America > United States > States > Iowa > Counties > Mahaska

...home is the Iowa Record Center of the 8-10,000 Orphan Train children that were brought to Iowa from orphanages in New York, Boston & Chicago from 1853-1929. If any has a 'rider' i their family I will apprec...

searching for SCHWARZ/SCHWARTZ Family. Posted on: 13 Oct 1998, by Denica (DeeDee)

Localities > Western Europe > Switzerland > General

...France. Brought the children to Canada, where the parents died(?). Children farmed out to foster homes and orphanages. Mabel Schwarz was my Grandmother. She found, Sister Bertha and brothers Jess and Otto SCHWA...

Long Shot! Posted on: 14 Oct 1998, by Rhonda Gorman

Localities > North America > United States > States > Colorado > Unknown

...problem is the only information that I have about her pass is that she and her siblings lived in many orphanages in Colorado since their mother passed away while they were young. They believed their mothers sur...

TOWNSEND,BUSH,TIPTON Posted on: 08 Sep 1998, by Lisa Broughton

Localities > North America > United States > States > Kentucky > Counties > Powell

...died while very young. I have heard stories that Bert's parents died while he was young and he live in orphanages. Again, I don't know if any of this is true. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

ZITCH, STAUDENMAYER Posted on: 09 Apr 1998, by Jayne Shearer

Localities > Central Europe > Germany > General

...How can I find the town this burgermeister ran? Is there any hope of finding information from German orphanages of that time period?

Rivera - Puerto Rico Posted on: 23 Aug 1998, by JRN

Localities > Caribbean > Puerto Rico > General

...service. Member of VFW, American Legion, California Pro-Life Counsel, volunteered time and support for orphanages in Mexico. Service in US Army 762nd Anti-Aircraft Artillery in WWII receiving American Theatre V...

BETZ Posted on: 27 Aug 1998, by Bill Gibson

Localities > North America > United States > States > Michigan > Counties > Lenawee

...born in Adrian Mi. April 15 1896. If you have any information about Carl Betz or information about any orphanages in Adrian around 1900 please email me. Thank you.

WOZNICK Posted on: 20 Sep 1998, by  MValent13

Localities > North America > United States > States > New York > Counties > Ontario

...America in the late 1800's. Had 6+ children between 1900-1912 in the Long Island area, many placed into orphanages. Many current descendents live in Ontario Co and Long Island areas.

MATZGER, Helen Posted on: 10 Apr 1998, by Nancy Durham

Localities > North America > United States > States > Oregon > Counties > Lane

...officer. She was a member and treasurer of the First Congregational Church. Matzger sponsored numerous orphanages in Korea and helped bring many children to families in the US. Today's service is at 10am at Res...

BOWL, Gordon Posted on: 13 May 1998, by Nancy Durham

Localities > North America > United States > States > Oregon > Counties > Lane

...complications of a stroke. He was 85. Bowl was born May 2, 1913, in the Seattle area. He grew up in orphanages and state-run homes in Washington. In the 1930's, Bowl moved to Eugene, where he worked as an order...

Newton Co. Orphanages Posted on: 27 Nov 1998, by Helen Asher Irby

Localities > North America > United States > States > Arkansas > Counties > Newton

Seeking information on any orphanages in Newton County between 1874 and 1900. My great grandfather and his siblings were left with neighbors and I have been told, might have ended up in an orphanage. Their name...

Little Rock Orphanages Posted on: 04 Nov 1998, by Cindy Adams

Localities > North America > United States > States > Arkansas > Counties > Pulaski

AM searching for information on an orphanage/children's home named Dr. Christen's (sp) which was located in Pulaski County, near Children's Hospital circa early to mid 1920s. My father in law and his ...

ORPHANAGES/INSTITUTIONS Posted on: 15 Nov 1998, by  MaryAshworth3...

Localities > North America > United States > States > Indiana > Counties > Floyd

In the 40's, my grandmother, Mary Catherine"Molly" Sellers Power, went to New Albany, Indiana to look for the siblings that she had been in an orphanage/institution with. She did not have an...

Wolgamott Posted on: 24 Dec 1998, by Roberta E. Horton

Localities > North America > United States > States > Nebraska > Counties > Gosper

Seeking info on orphanages or foundling homes that may have existed in Gosper County during the period circa 1915-1920 as my mother was placed in one during that era. Any info would be greatly appreciated. Her ...

MEADOWS, McKEEVER, CRANDALL Posted on: 09 Jun 1998, by Vyvyan Drumm Dunlap

Localities > North America > United States > States > Indiana > Counties > Grant

...Co. , IN 23 Feb. 1927. Buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Wabash Co., IN. Do you know of any listings of orphanages in the Jonesboro area? Past-present...anything!?! Plus we would like any information possibly conne...

JAYNES/JANES, JONES Posted on: 01 Sep 1998, by  JudyMcKinn

Localities > North America > United States > States > Texas > Counties > Galveston

...his birth, his father died when he was about age 5, and he was the first child. He was then raised in orphanages, etc. and didn't know much about his family. I have searched in vain for anything to identify his...

Kokomo area ORPHANAGES 1920s Posted on: 06 Nov 1998, by June

Localities > North America > United States > States > Indiana > Counties > Howard

Can anyone tell me the names and locations of orphanages in the Kokomo, IN area that were in operation during the 1920s?

RE: Howard County Orphanages Posted on: 21 Nov 1998, by Tracey Morris

Localities > North America > United States > States > Indiana > Counties > Howard

[This message is forwarded from the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library Genealogy & Local History Department] According to historical sources, Kokomo and Howard County, Indiana, has not had an Or...

EMERY Posted on: 07 Apr 1998, by Barbara Long Emery

Localities > North America > United States > States > Pennsylvania > Counties > Greene

Interested in finding out if there were orphanages in existance in the Greene, Washington & Fayette County areas during the time period 1840's-1870's. If they were, where would I be able to get information ...

ORPHANAGES Posted on: 10 May 1999, by  GMKBryant

Localities > North America > United States > States > Indiana > Counties > Wabash

Does anyone know of any orphanages, probably Catholic, operating in Wabash County between 1880 and 1890? Some of my SHANAHAN cousins were orphaned in 1880.

Previni - Orphanages in Northern Italy Posted on: 03 Mar 1999, by Jacquelyn Muller

Localities > Western Europe > Italy > General

I am seeking information on an orphanage which was located in the area of Brescia, Italy around 1880-1890. My great-grandfather was given the surname Previni which was also the name of the orphanage.

Edgewood neighborhood early 1900s Posted on: 16 Mar 1999, by Susan Hendrickx

Localities > North America > United States > States > Illinois > Counties > Cook

Where was the Edgewood neighborhood in Chicago, in early 1900s? Anyone familiar with street boundries of, which churches, orphanages, schools were there? Thanks you

Jim and Julia GRIMES c.1900 Posted on: 26 Jan 1999, by Bruce Moore

Localities > North America > United States > States > South Carolina > Counties > Dorchester

...other children at an orphanage which may have been in Harleyville. I am looking for information on any orphanages which may have operated in the Harleyville area around 1905 timeframe.

coleman Posted on: 21 May 1999, by  @@kperrin@pdq...

Localities > North America > United States > States > Kentucky > Counties > Hopkins

...where he died or year. his wife died during childbirth and the children were giving out to families and orphanage's. we would like to go further than archilbald if can. we believe archibald came from north carol...

Orphanages Posted on: 17 Jan 1999, by Melody

Localities > North America > United States > States > Mississippi > Counties > Hinds

I an searching for an orphanage located in Jackson, Ms in or around 1913. Henry Charles Stevens was sent there along with his four siblings. He escaped soon after and subsequently lost contact with hi...

Blekinge & Stockholm Posted on: 31 May 1999, by Michelle Kuehn

Localities > Scandinavian and Baltic States > Sweden > General

...County, South Dakota. Any information on their relatives would be appreciated especially information on orphanages in the area at that time.

Irish Catholic Convent/orphanages 1850's Posted on: 24 May 1999, by Berta Gardner

Localities > North America > United States > States > New York > Counties > Bronx

Bronx - Looking for Catholic Irish Convents/Orphanages. MARY JOSEPHINE RILEY - born May 6, 1852 -placed in orphanage along with brother (name unknown) 1850's or 60's. Need parents names - they died in N.Y. (not...

FELL, HARROD, HAYES, HUMPHREY Posted on: 03 Jan 1999, by Leah Chance

Topics > Research Resources > Lookups > United States > Ohio Lookups

...sure were hot last summer. I am requesting suggestions and the use of your memory-Do you know of any orphanages or children's homes that were in operation in the late 1870's in OHIO? [I am aware of the one i...

SMITH Posted on: 05 Jan 1999, by Marie Ellinwood

Topics > Research Resources > Lookups > United States > Ohio Lookups

...possibly locate. Could you help me ? Also would you know who would have records of Childern placed in orphanages? Thanks for any help. Marie

Catholic Orphanages/Family History Posted on: 14 Feb 1999, by Pat Dukett-Quinn

Localities > North America > United States > States > New York > Counties > Saint Lawrence

Have been looking for information on where children's homes were during the 1900-1950's that are or were Catholic. I am also looking for information regarding obtaining records from the State Psychiat...

Orphanages/New Albany/Louisville area Posted on: 26 Jan 1999, by Mary Akerlund

Localities > North America > United States > States > Indiana > Counties > Floyd

Hi, Mary Ann, This is what I found on the orphanage that my father lived at in the 1920's-1933/4. He was born in Louisville, KY, but birth certificate listed his birth as New Albany, Floyd County, IN....

orphanages Posted on: 10 Feb 1999, by Doris Hines

Localities > North America > United States > States > Indiana > Counties > Floyd

Hi Mary Ann I can't help much but I know there used to be an orpanage in Sellersburg, IN which is in Clark County, a few miles from New Albany.

search Posted on: 16 Feb 1999, by  Brian_Ranvill...

Localities > United Kingdom and Ireland > England > London > General

...called a "little immigrant" or orphans who were given to religious organizations by British orphanages and brought to Canada. That's all we know. I will be happy to provide more as I interview elders....

ZEBAL, BOYLE, HAUSKNECHT Posted on: 27 Jan 1999, by Kim Millican

Localities > North America > United States > States > Louisiana > Parishes > Jefferson

...remarried a Gottlieb Meyer between 1877 - 1880. After Edward died, apparently Catherine put her children in orphanages. Any information on Boyles in Jefferson or Orleans Parish would be appreciated.

Looking for "Little Joe" Posted on: 07 Mar 1999, by  barbie2

Topics > Lost Family & Friends > Unknown

...Does anyone know of a way to find this boy who would now be in his 50's? Were records kept at these orphanages? Are they accessible? My Dad still thinks of Little Joe often and wishes he could talk to him again

Looking for "Little Joe" Posted on: 07 Mar 1999, by  barbie2

Topics > Lost Family & Friends > Unknown

...Does anyone know of a way to find this boy who would now be in his 50's? Were records kept at these orphanages? Are they accessible? My Dad still thinks of Little Joe often and wishes he could talk to him again

searching for my great grandparents Posted on: 17 Apr 1999, by debi

Surnames > Jack

...this country their mother died. Hermann remarried, shortly after he died. The firls were placed into orphanages. Gertrude was born in 1908, she didn't remember how they cam eto this country, but I would love to...

Smith, Reese (Reese Smith) in GA. Posted on: 05 Jan 1999, by  ButterMeOne

Surnames > Smith

...Elizabeth Hammond she was born in TN. ca 1900. She, my father and 2 other siblings were placed in seperate orphanages in ATLANTA in 1914. Lizzie was in the "Home Of The Friendless Orphanage". Please i...

John Bruce Faulkner Posted on: 14 Feb 1999, by  MDCattin

Surnames > Faulkner

...Great Chicago Fire. His wife died as a result of the shock of the loss. His children were placed in orphanages when he returned to sea on the ship "The Marquis of Lorne". He was killed during a storm...

John Bruce Faulkner - Chicago Posted on: 18 Mar 1999, by  MDCattin

Surnames > Faulkner

...Great Chicago Fire. His wife died as a result of the shock of the loss. His children were placed in orphanages when he returned to sea on the ship "The Marquis of Lorne". He was killed during a storm ...

Susanna McClellan m. Louis William Heimbuecher - PA > CA & m2 ___Hegge - Visit my website Posted on: 21 Apr 1999, by Dorri Safford

Surnames > McClellan

...16, 1961, buried Odd Fellows Cemetery, Los Angeles, CA. They had at least 7 children which grew up in orphanages or foster care. I know that Susanna was remarried to ? Hegge and is buried with McClellan as her...

Thomas Ryan -N.Y.C.-1885-1937 Posted on: 06 Apr 1999, by Jim Mallett

Surnames > Ryan

...Gerard, Grace, Agnes(my mother), and Elizebeth. All the children except Elizebeth were raised in Catholic orphanages in N.Y.C.(Kings and Suffolk counties).Thomas Jr. b.abt.1904 thru Elizebeth b.abt.1928 this is...

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