in re: to mary petree & william petree. my mothers birth parents. mary petree was born on july 3,1891 in lebanon,pa. or reading,pa. mary petree gave up a 15 month old child for adoption on january 27, 1911, at the childrens home society of pa., at reading,pa. this certain child was my mother elizabeth petree, born on october 30, 1909. wm. petree, was borm approx. 1888 or 1889 in phila.,pa., died approx. 1910, at approx. 22 yrs. old. he was a machinist. mary petree did embroidery. she supposedly could not care for this child after he died. all this info. is written on documents from the childrens home of pittsburgh,pa., where the child was adopted from, so the child was giving up in reading,pa., but taken to pgh., pa. to the childrens home there. my mother searched all her life for her birth parents, but to no avail. she died in 1974. my mother was rescued almost immediately, within 2 weeks, my mother elizabeth petree was adopted by cassius and mary thompson of mt jewett,pa. in re: to mary petree's address in reading,pa. 837 culvert street, she obviously was never there. and dr. herbert vastine on franklin street, reading.pa. who examined the 15 month old child on jan. 27, 1911, had an incorrect address also. the name petree, could also be spelled petri, petry,petro,and petree,help? thanks so much.