Genealogy Projects tagged with orphans on the Geni Family Tree

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  • South Africa - Emigration of Single Women

    Early Women Immigrants to South Africa who came alone It is emphasised that although most of the woman listed became SM/Matriarchs/Progenitors of families in South Africa they came alone and married in South Africa. Initially the main source used is incorporated in the German Personalia by Dr Hoge under the 4th heading Women Immigrants . Please use other available sources that you know of...

  • The Orphan Train Riders

    The Orphan Train Riders The Orphan Train Movement was a supervised welfare program that transported orphaned and homeless children from crowded Eastern cities of the United States to foster homes located largely in rural areas of the Midwest. The orphan trains operated between 1853 and 1929, relocating about 200,000 orphaned, abandoned, or homeless children. The children were called the orpha...

  • Orphan umbrella project

    Orphan umbrella project This project will function as a worksheet and think-tank for now, all possible orphan project ideas can be listed here and discussion can be held about how we can work together to create a complete portal for orphan projects. Project ideas Workhouse Orphans Ireland What happened to the Jewish orphans who were brought to Britain in 1945? Jewish children in Engla...