JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen RE: Hebrew Infant Home Bronx, New York #general

Meron Lavie

Hi Jackie,

The Hebrew Infant Home was indeed an orphanage. However, many of the
children had living parents who didn't have the money to raise them or had
some personal problem which prevented them >from raising the children.

In any case, getting at the records is essentially impossible (I know
because I tried valiantly). Only siblings have a shot at getting at the
information for the most part.


From: JWasserst@... [mailto:JWasserst@...]
I am trying to get information about the Hebrew Infant Home that was located
at 100 Kingsbridge Avenue in the Bronx. Was it an home for orphans or a

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