Posted By:laura short
Subject:david carroll orphan train in 1880 was 17 yrs old
Post Date:October 28, 2009 at 21:31:49
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David Carroll, a strong, healthy looking youth of 17, he was the son of a book canvasser. His mother had been
dead for 3 years and his father didn't make enough to support the two of them. An older brother working at a
printing office on Pearl Street couldn't help out.

New York Daily Tribune

New York Boys Sent to Virginia
April 7, 1880