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Janie Riley is an avid genealogist with a habit of stumbling on to dead bodies. She and her husband head to Salt Lake City Utah to research Janie's elusive 4th great-grandmother. But her search into the past leads her to a dark secret. Can she solve the mysteries of the past and the present before disaster strikes? Available now on Amazon.com and Amazon.ca

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Home Children in the Guthrie Home, London Ontario 1888

In excess of 130,000 kids were sent from UK to Canada & Australia from 1860 to 1930 There were more placement organizations than just Barnardos Home, although it relocated the most children.

The Archives of Ontario has created a searchable online database for Home Children. Members of the British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa are locating and indexing the names of these Home Children found in passenger lists in the custody of the National Archives of Canada

This morning whilst at Leeds Archives, Sheepscar Judith Varley at judith.varley@btinternet.com had a look at above which are deposited in the Leeds Township Records She made a quick note of the children who emigrated in 1888 - most of them were Orphans or had been deserted by their parents The Church of England children all went to Guthrie Home Ontario, Canada sailing on the 8th Aug 1888. The Guthrie Home was opened 1874 in London, Middlesex County Ontario, where the Children were taken on arrival from Birmingham via Liverpool and Quebec City. They were then placed with families from the Guthrie Home.
  • Edward Booker 13yrs,
  • Claude Boxall 9yrs,
  • James Berry 9yrs,
  • Herbert Berry 6yrs,
  • Thomas Crowther 8yrs,
  • Percy J Crowther 8yrs,
  • Robert Kershaw 12yrs,
  • Douglas Smith 6yrs,
  • Walter Mitchell 8yrs,
  • James Mitchell 6yrs,
  • Harry Gatenby 13yrs,
  • Walter Emsley 12yrs,
  • Sysney Pearson 5yrs,
  • Henry Wicks 12yrs,
  • Arthur Wicks 10yrs,

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