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Children's Homes and Institutions in Florida, USA

(With foundation date, operator, number of Male/Female places, age for admission, and type of children received, where known.)

  • Florida Baptist Orphanage, Arcadia
    (1904; Baptist churches of Florida; Orphan children from 3 to 10; 27M/38F)
  • 2 Belleview Orphan's Home, Belleview
    (1901; Woman's Missionary Society; Orphan children; 4M/21F)
  • Orphans' and Industrial Home, 1628 Franklin Street, Jacksonville
    (1894; Orphans' and Industrial Home Association; Orphan and homeless children)
  • St Mary's Home, 427 Ocean Street, Jacksonville
    (1886; Sisters of St Joseph; Orphan girls; 43F)
  • Nettie's Colored Orphans' Home, Orange Hill
    (1894; Private organization; Foundlings and orphan children; 1M/2F)
  • Pearl Eagan Home, 708 East Jordan Street, Pensacola
    (1893; Private corporation; Indigent orphan children; 23M+F)
  • Children's Home, North Florida Avenue, Tampa
    (1898; Private corporation; Orphan and homeless children; 34M+F)