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St. Louis House of Refuge

Index to "Journal of Commitments"


The St. Louis House of Refuge assisted families and children in the nineteenth century. The index provides the name of the child and the corresponding page number in the House of Refuge Journal of Commitments dating from July 1854 to January 1899. The original journal is available at Missouri Historical Society Library.

Society member Peggy Thomson Greenwood transcribed this information before it was printed in a series starting in the 1992 St. Louis Genealogical Society Quarterly, volume 25, number 2, pages 46–49; number 3, pages 91–94; number 4, pages 121–124; volume 26, number 1, pages 19–22; number 2, pages 24–48; number 2, pages 81–84.

Showing records 1 to 20 of 6506.

NamePage(s)Notes
Abbey, Theresia 14
Abeysens, John 80
Able, Clara 35
Able, Jacob 110
Able, William 215
Ackart, Nathan 13
Ackerman, Caroli 68
Ackerman, Charl 139
Adams, George 143
Adams, Harry 209, 185
Adams, James 13, 25
Adams, James 174, 157
Adams, John 11
Adams, Joseph 123
Adams, William 133
Adams, Wm. 76
Adams, Jane 151 Given name blurr
Adverena, Mary 218
Agen, Henry 14
Agen, John 16

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