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South Bend Area Genealogical Society
"Serving South Bend, Mishawaka and Surrounding Areas"
Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library
209 Lincoln Way East
Mishawaka, IN 46544

Descendants of the Orphan Train Riders we are looking for you!


Mark Your Calendar Now!!!
Special Program and Speaker

Orphan Trains:
Saga of the Resettlement of Homeless or Destitute Children from the East Coast to Foster or Adoptive Families in the Midwest

Lecture by historian Barbara Cook of Niles

Monday, November 30th at 7:00 pm
Sunnyside Presbyterian Church
115 S Frances St, South Bend, IN 46617

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Orphan Train Descendants Sought! - SBT Article

Descendants of the Orphan Train Riders we are looking for you!

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