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When he was nine months old, a Dutch couple adopted him from an orphanage, making Kaper one of about 1,100 children adopted from abroad to the Netherlands that year.
For decades, thousands of Romanian children had grown up in orphanages.
They are adopted children who spent part of their early life at an orphanage.
One-half of all income from my estate was to be paid to the church, the other half for orphanage entertainment.
DAVID LANNARCK, MIDGETGEORGE S. HARNEY
She sold the Bartholomew house, entered you boys in the orphanage in January 1942.
WARREN COMMISSION (11 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. XI (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
Your recollection is that your brother Lee was taken from the orphanage home before you and Robert were?
WARREN COMMISSION (11 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. XI (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
The next time she came to the hospital, Kate had much to ask her about the Orphanage.
DAYBREAKFLORENCE A. SITWELL
That home of affluence was not mine,—it was only the asylum of my first days of orphanage.
ERNEST LINWOODCAROLINE LEE HENTZ
The restricted life of a great city orphanage was the other extreme of the world compared with the Limberlost.
FRECKLESGENE STRATTON-PORTER
There were entertainments on the ship, one of them given for the benefit of the Seamen's Orphanage.

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