"Not all of the children were orphans. Children taken from incompetent parents by the courts - children of hopelessly alcoholic parents, parents whe were deemed unfit, etc. were assigned to the Children's Aid Society and when the numbers…"
Welcome to the ancestry and genealogical research hub here in The Wild Geese community. Here, you'll be able to communicate with your fellow amateur genealogists, and even professional genealogists as you tenaciously work toward filling out that family tree.This is where we'll work together as we attempt to break through the "brick walls" in our family history research.See More
"The records, such as they are are available on-line for many of the orphan train children but they do not have a lot beyond name and age. The ancestors in our family tree had a unique enough last name and we knew the circumstances of the children…"