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~ Linn County ~

Center Point,

Sep 1897


18 Children

The 18 children brought here last week by E. Trott, agent for the Children's Aid Society of New York have all been placed in good homes.

Following are the names of the children and the parties taking them:

Edward Elliot, 16, by E. W. Miller
Jessie Denario, 11, by J. A. Marrow
Willie Stephenson, 13, by Richard Lanning
Jacob Goldnagle, 15, by H. H. Free
Robert Goepfert, 14, by George Sheets
Willie Benson, 11, by Abraham Snyder
Harry Benson, 9, by Nick Hoglan
George Scherter, 3, by F. Bremer
Florence Shubeth, 14, by R. C. Ring
Frederick Schaefer, 14, by J. W. Hancock
Robert Schaefer, 12, by George Eves
William Roth, 9 & Henry Roth, 8, by Herman Leader
Julius Eugster, 12, by William Serveson (Eugster is the original spelling)
Jonathan [sic] Eugster, 9, by Charles Van Note
William Pool, 11, by Mrs. H. B. Gott
Albert Hendrickson, 11, by T. L. Lampman
Erastus Rosenthal, 12, by George Cockran