Dr. Thomas John Barnardo
(4 July 1845 – 19 September 1905)
Dr. Thomas Barnardo and his wife Syrie
Excerpt from the book Memoirs of the Late Dr. Barnardo
by Mrs. Barnardo and James Marchant
Chapter XII Immigration to Canada
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Before and After picture from Barnardo's Day and Night Magazine
Dr. Barnardo's 1905 Funeral
Dr. Barnardo's grave site and memorial at Barkingside
Dr. Barnardo's Family
Dr. Barnardo and his wife would have five sons and two daughters. Three of his sons would predecease him. Tom, the first they lost did not survive long after birth. Herbert was the second lost. He died of diphtheria. Kenneth would also die of diphtheria.
"The Memoirs of the late Dr. Barnardo"
by Syrie Louise Elmise Barnardo, Sir James Marchant
Thy Children own their birth