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Orphan Train Riders to Louisiana

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orphan train

Posted: 8 Jul 2000 7:35AM GMT
Edited: 7 Jan 2002 2:49PM GMT
My father Walter B Magruder told a friend of the family a story about the orphan but he couldn't remember the details. He lived as a child in the Washington,DC his father died and at this time the orphan train came into play in his life. The story I heard was he was sent to the German Orphanage in Wash,DC and a German farmer took him to work on his place I believe somewhere in Virginia. We have tried to find info regarding this orphan train and everyone has looked at us like we were crazy. If you could enlightens us as to how we might find out where this train ran and how we could get any info we would greatly appreciate it. Thanks alot for any help you might give us. Joan Magruder Peed.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
MBordelon9254 28 May 2000 9:49PM GMT 
peedj 8 Jul 2000 1:35PM GMT 
MBordelon9254 8 Jul 2000 9:45PM GMT 
Melissa 1 Jan 2001 2:06PM GMT 
MBordelon9254 3 Jan 2001 7:47AM GMT 
Melissa 3 Jan 2001 7:19PM GMT 
jacqcarl1 13 Jul 2001 3:28AM GMT 
MBordelon9254 23 Jul 2001 5:17AM GMT 
RE5STAR 30 Jan 2002 5:11PM GMT 
charlene 28 Mar 2002 8:00AM GMT 
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