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Tuesday, July 5, 2011
Poor Farm in the 1870s
This is an entry we are analyzing for the next issue of Casefile Clues. These Smiths were admitted to a poor farm in rural Mercer County, Illinois, in the 1870s. We'll see why there is a Nancy Kile in the middle of the Smith entries. Subscribe now and join the discovery.