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Quaker orphanage in Oakland, CA around 1930

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Re: Quaker orphanage in Oakland, CA around 1930

Posted: 19 Sep 2007 7:11AM GMT
Classification: Query
1930
Emeryville, Alameda, California
Wilson Coleman 44
Bertha Coleman 44
George Coleman 14
Wilberta Coleman 5
Maria Coleman 4
Phillip Coleman 2


I found the article about MRS BERTHA COLEMAN AND HUSBAND WILSON
Oakland Tribune (Oakland, California) > 1930 > May > 1
STRUCK DOWN BY A BAKERY TRUCK AS SHE CROSSED THE STREET IN THE MIDDLE OF THE BLOCK WITH HER HUSBAND, MRS BERTHA COLEMAN, 45, OF 471 EMERY ST. EMERYVILLE WAS TAKEN TO THE HIGHLAND HOSPITAL WHERE SHE DIED A FEW MOMENTS AFTER ADMITTANCE. THE ACCIDENT OCCURED AT 44TH ST AND SAN PABLO AVE IN EMERYVILLE,
GEORGE F HICKEY, 22, DRIVER OF THE MACHINE, WAS ARRESTED BUT RELEASED WHEN WILSON COLEMAN THE HUSBAND APPEARED AT POLICE HEADQUARTERS AND GAVE HIS VERSION OF THE ACCIDENT. COLEMAN RECIEVED MINOR BRUISES AND LACERATION


Some "orphan"type homes found

Fred Finch Orphan asylum
Boys and Girls Aid Society
St Vincents
Roman Catholic Orphan>
The sistersof the Society of Helpers
The Protestant Orphanage Society
The Golden Gate Orphange and Industrial School_Salvation Army


one place you might check is the County Probabtion Dept of Alameda County

Good Luck,
Connie
a search volunteer
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