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Nebraska Orphanage-St. James Orphanage in Omaha

Nebraska Orphanage-St. James Orphanage in Omaha

Posted: 30 Jun 2002 12:54AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 9 Dec 2003 3:22AM GMT
Surnames: ZUKOWSKI
I am looking for information on this orphanage in the time frame of July or August of 1923, the information would be the adoption of possible twin boys, or one of the boys adopted out to John and Anna Zukowski.

The boy would have been 10months old, and at the time of adoption had "rickets"...

If anyone could help in this search it would really be helpful!

Thanks in advance
Rebka

Re: Nebraska Orphanage-St. James Orphanage in Omaha

Posted: 8 Jan 2003 5:30AM GMT
Classification: Query
I, too, would like information about St. James Orphanage. My mother was adopted from that orphanage in about November 1923. The only thing her adoptive parents were told was that her birth parents were immigrants from Normandy who had both died. If anyone has any information about this orphanage, I would would be EXTREMELY grateful.

Re: Nebraska Orphanage-St. James Orphanage in Omaha

gene (View posts)
Posted: 11 Jan 2006 2:39AM GMT
Classification: Query
Why not check with the Sisters Of Mercy. I think they have all the old records on Saint James

Re: Nebraska Orphanage-St. James Orphanage in Omaha

Posted: 11 Jan 2006 4:02AM GMT
Classification: Query
That would be fabulous! Do you know how I contact them? Thanks in advance.

Re: Nebraska Orphanage-St. James Orphanage in Omaha

gene (View posts)
Posted: 11 Jan 2006 3:22PM GMT
Classification: Query
in response to Claire Cooper: Contact me at my e mail address:
failge@cs.com

Re: Nebraska Orphanage-St. James Orphanage in Omaha

Posted: 18 Jan 2010 2:32AM GMT
Classification: Query
i am looking for info on this orphanage as well, i know this thread is very old, but i only rec'd this lead recently. looking for information for a friend who is a resident in the nursing home she works for. the same time period (1923-1924) would be my time frame. thanks for any help you can offer...

christine smith

Re: Nebraska Orphanage-St. James Orphanage in Omaha

Posted: 18 Feb 2010 10:01PM GMT
Classification: Query
You can contact Catholic Charities in Omaha. They have all the old records for St. James Orphanage, 402-554-0520 ask for Children's Services.

Re: Nebraska Orphanage-St. James Orphanage in Omaha

Posted: 18 Feb 2010 10:01PM GMT
Classification: Query
You can contact Catholic Charities in Omaha. They have all the old records for St. James Orphanage, 402-554-0520 ask for Children's Services.

Re: Nebraska Orphanage-St. James Orphanage in Omaha

Posted: 19 Feb 2010 6:12AM GMT
Classification: Query
Actually, a lot has happened since I posted that query. I did contact Catholic Charities, and to make a long story short, I was able to get the name of my mother's birth mother. Fortunately, it was a distinctive name, and it wasn't difficult to locate other family members. They were shocked but welcoming, and I now have a set of cousins whom I've enjoyed getting to know!

Re: Nebraska Orphanage-St. James Orphanage in Omaha

Posted: 25 Feb 2010 8:11AM GMT
Classification: Query
Thank you very much!
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