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  • Amanda Hall (Monday, October 12 20 01:21 pm EDT)

    My name is amanda meike- hall, I too have been in search of family connections for a long time for my three has several severed branches and it doesn't make any sense. Reading the stories of the victims and the survivors has struck several cords. I am glad to hear the owners have died of severe health problems in away because no (man of God and cloth) should have the need to put many children through hell. My children are my everything and I fear for the worst every day for them, I must protect them from the most evil things in the world.. but I know in reality that sometimes that will be unattainable.. you are very strong men and women who went through the shame and horror of this place. My you forever shine a beacon of hope despite the travesties. If something g happened in the dark it will always be brought to the light.

  • Christina (Friday, October 09 20 11:36 pm EDT)

    I can’t imagine the pain these mothers felt losing their babies and not knowing what happened to them. Even more painful is not knowing if their child was one of the buried. I hope all those souls found peace and love.

  • Brittany (Saturday, August 29 20 09:27 pm EDT)

    The entry of a birth mother wrapping 58 individual gifts for each birthday when mother and daughter were reunited brought me to tears. Prayers for healing and love to all survivors and families

  • Sandra M Fox (Thursday, August 27 20 10:26 am EDT)

    Its heartbreaking to know what these young women went through. The poor babies that didn't survive. The ones that did survive, God bless every one of you.❤🙏🙏🙏

  • Corina (Monday, August 24 20 08:10 pm EDT)

    Such a sad story. I hope the survivors get closure

  • Katie Dobyns (Sunday, August 16 20 05:49 am EDT)

    I'm here from a youtube video that explains this. This truly makes me so sad for all of the mothers and all of the familys affected. This website is doing such a tremendously amazing thing trying to reunite. Keep up the good work and good luck in all your searching. Rest in peace to all butterbox babies. May their soul be at peace.

  • Kenly (Wednesday, August 05 20 04:00 am EDT)

    I was watching Bailey Sarian on YouTube talking about this. This is so crazy and sad that someone will have the heart to do such things. I pray all victims will soon reunite with their biological parents.

  • Kcorra (Tuesday, July 28 20 06:46 am EDT)

    My love and thoughts to all the families and children affected xx

  • Tammy Y. (Sunday, July 19 20 09:15 am EDT)

    God Bless the Children for they will show you the way. I am so overjoyed for those who were able to find their real families. I pray for hope that those still searching are able to find their birth parents. What was done was a horrific sin against precious life and this story touches my very soul to the deepest level. Thank God for all the survivors and Bless all who did not make it. May you rest in peace now that the world knows your story and these horrific people can never harm another irreplaceable beautiful creation from God.

  • Elizabeth C (Monday, July 06 20 12:50 am EDT)

    My heart is saddened for everyone that fell victim.

  • Sophie (Sunday, July 05 20 07:14 pm EDT)

    at least some good came out of it by making more laws to protect babies

  • Sylvia Le (Saturday, July 04 20 04:50 pm EDT)

    my prayers are with you

  • Michaela (Saturday, June 27 20 02:45 am EDT)

    Thank you very much for providing this fascinating story and keeping a memorial site. God bless all the children that were products of this facility.

  • Sandra (Tuesday, June 23 20 01:54 pm EDT)

    I heard this story on a video. So sad that women & their babies were treated so horribly. It warms my heart reading about the reunions. May all those who passed Rest In Peace ☮️

  • Cristina (Monday, June 22 20 09:35 pm EDT)

    Thank you all for sharing your stories and I'm so incredibly sorry that this happened to all of you. I'm also an adoptee and although my adoption was much less traumatic, I understand the struggle to find who you are and where you came from. I'm still fighting that fight, and I wish all of those still searching good luck. For those that have found your birth families, I'm so, so proud of you for sticking to it.

    I wish you all the best of luck, and I hope every one of you lives a full and happy life.

  • Laurica (Monday, June 22 20 05:05 am EDT)

    Wow! I am completely blown away by this horrific story. You are truly doing a wonderful thing by bringing people together and helping to reunite families. God bless all of you!

  • Jennifer Arvizu (Sunday, June 21 20 10:57 pm EDT)

    I’ve came from a simple YouTube blogger speaking about the story. I immediately became intrigued. I have spent the past few hours ( 3-4 ) trying to educate myself about this horrific part of history. I have already learned so much. I went on and purchased the book. I can not wait to receive it to further expand my knowledge about butter babies. I feel so happy that their is this website created to try to bring peace to others that may have been part of any of this. May all the babies RIP. I would have loved to hear personal stories from the mothers and what they actually lived daily along those monsters. God Bless to all.

  • Paola Rangel (Friday, June 19 20 02:44 am EDT)

    I just want to say im sorry for what happened
    Im glad there is a source to help find your parents
    Its terrible thing those people did and im glad you survived <3
    Reading through the reunited baby list warmed my heart

  • Jonathan (Wednesday, June 17 20 03:17 pm EDT)

    I want to give a ‘virtual hug’ to all of you who have been subjected to the horror at IMH, and who have experienced immense pain all throughout the healing process.

    The frigid cruelty of the founders of IMH is beyond articulation.

    But the warmth, courage, beauty, love and compassion of all of you who have been hurt by IMH, is a shining light that no amount of evil can ever extinguish. ❤️

  • Ma.Rhodela Delos Reyes (Wednesday, June 17 20 02:16 am EDT)

    May those babies rest in peace

  • Jacinta Sinclair (Sunday, June 14 20 05:20 am EDT)

    May all of these babies rest in peace, and I pray that you are all reunited with your birth families

  • Samantha Eaton (Sunday, May 31 20 03:42 pm EDT)

    I love that you have made an effort in helping these many people find their birth parents.

  • Lily (Sunday, May 24 20 07:39 pm EDT)

    May you all meet again!
    God bless

  • Maxene Dela Cruz (Wednesday, May 20 20 04:24 am EDT)

    I came from a youtube video made by Bailey Sarian and I would to say my condolences to those babies who have lost their lives to these horrible monsters. I feel so frustrated knowing how many people have suffered and will continue to suffer. To those people who survived and was victimized, you guys are so brave and courageous please keep on living a happy life and continue to be brave :)

  • Kenzie (Saturday, May 09 20 11:01 pm EDT)

    I checked out this site after I watched the child remains. It's sad to hear. I wish the best of luck to the survivor.

  • Gina (Friday, May 01 20 03:38 pm EDT)

    I came to this site after watching a movie based on the events. Wow so sad. Wishing all the survivors the best of luck.

  • Mariah Ham (Friday, May 01 20 01:18 pm EDT)

    We're any of the babies found in the field unearthed and DNA tested to have a list of those lost so their families know what happened to their children?

  • Alexis (Wednesday, April 22 20 08:22 pm EDT)

    I found this story and website after a YouTuber talked about this. It is so heartbreaking to hear! But I am happy that some of the survivors were able to get answers and build connections. Thank you for giving light to such a sad story.

  • mikayla (Sunday, April 19 20 02:39 am EDT)

    i wish the best to all of you. you are warriors. don’t give up !

  • Arya Daphnos (Tuesday, April 07 20 09:42 pm EDT)

    I am the product of a single and mentally abusive mother, who had 3 children through anonymous sperm donation. As a result, I've always had a deep curiosity and understanding of the struggles with not knowing enough about your full heritage. I found this site after watching 'The Child Remains', and although I knew such things transpired in history, its another to be confronted with the reality of it. I'm so glad this site exists and that so many of you have been reunited with birth relatives! I'm deeply sorry for the pain that the IMH created, but am glad that at least a number of you have been reunited and survived the ordeals of that place. I've recently been connected with some of my half siblings, and its a facinating and unexplainable experience. I wish you all the best luck in finding out more about your relatives, and thank you so much for sharing your stories with all of us.

  • Nikki (Tuesday, March 31 20 11:57 am EDT)

    I came after watching a movie "The child remains"
    I want to offer my condolences for the lost children and their mothers who never got to cradle them again. I am a mother of an these stories are so tragic id be lost without my babies. Praying for you all <3

  • Thea-belle (Monday, March 30 20 08:03 am EDT)

    Hearing this story has broken my heart. As a young 19 year old girl who has a newborn niece, I could not imagine people so monstrous hurting a baby of innocence and vulnerability, it absolutely disgusts me that the babies were taken that way. My condolences to the families of the babies and the survivors. A complete story of true horror beyond imagination. I truly am sorry.

  • Elizabeth B (Sunday, March 29 20 09:20 pm EDT)

    This case is so sad. I am feel so bad for all the mothers and babies who died and went through the home. The actions of the two owners were horrible and heartless. Hopefully the babies who died are in a better place than the hell they went through.

  • Robyn Carl (Sunday, March 29 20 08:41 am EDT)

    i came here after watching Bailey’s YouTube video , this is honestly disgusting how can you look at a child and take his/her life. These people are sickening & they should’ve died some other way.

  • Laila (Friday, March 27 20 01:08 am EDT)

    May those lost be found again.

  • Mirabel A. (Thursday, March 26 20 03:12 pm EDT)

    I came here after seeing the video made by Bailey Sarian. I want to offer my condolences for the lost children and their mothers who never got to cradle them in their arms again. My heart goes out to every single individual affected by this tragedy - God bless you all and let's hope that this small ill conceived bit of history shall never be repeated xx

  • Kylie (Thursday, March 26 20 11:10 am EDT)

    I seen this story on YouTube by a women named  Bailey Sarian who tells true crime stories. This really broke my heart. How can they kill babies and tell lies to the mothers all for profit. It angers me so much. Rip to the victims and my heart goes out to the survivors. I hope you find peace and your mothers. God bless you all.

  • Royalty Tehmeh (Thursday, March 26 20 07:38 am EDT)

    You guys are more than just survivors, you guys are warriors. Love sent to all the families♥️

  • Stephany (Wednesday, March 25 20 02:22 pm EDT)

    I learned about this story from YouTuber Bailey Sarian, and I was touched. So sorry to everyone who suffered through this, and my heart goes out to all the victims. Hope all find peace.

  • Saniah (Tuesday, March 24 20 08:30 pm EDT)

    May those lost be found again.

  • Colleen (Tuesday, March 24 20 03:15 pm EDT)

    Unbelievable...bless you all for never keeping up the search and exposing this atrocity. Best of luck!

  • Hannah R (Tuesday, March 24 20 01:28 pm EDT)

    Breaks my heart that little ones and their mothers had to go through this. I’m so glad for all the reunions, happy for the survivors, and I hope the baby angels rest easy. I hope more survivors can be found.

  • Monique Bersi Soler (Tuesday, March 24 20 12:47 pm EDT)

    Good day, I came from a vide on you Youtube by “Bailey Sarian”. She made a video about the Ideal Maternity Home, so sorry to hear about the mothers and child that didn’t had the proper care. Sending good energy to the survivors and mothers 💞

  • Hannah (Tuesday, March 24 20 01:00 am EDT)

    I watch a lady on YouTube named Bailey Sarian who does a lot of true crimes. This story really touched my heart. My heart goes out to all the survivors and non-survivors.

  • CASSIA BRAVO DE BARROS (Monday, March 23 20 10:02 pm EDT)

    This is so sad!
    Love and prayers for all.

  • April (Monday, March 23 20 06:20 pm EDT)

    Bless every one of you.

  • Mazie Whittinghill (Monday, March 23 20 04:49 pm EDT)

    So sorry to the babies that went through this and the poor mothers who had their babies taken away. Hope you all find the families yall are looking for.

  • Gregory Keith Haines (TOBKES) (Monday, March 23 20 02:14 am EDT)

    Just wishing all my 'crib-mates'* a healthy year in light of the recent viral unpleasantness.

  • Joan Crawford (b.Margaret Irene Springall) (Thursday, March 19 20 02:25 pm EDT)

    Wondering if I was born at IMT. Birth certificate says, Gold River, NS. about 20 KM. from Chester. I know that my mother was sent to this area to have her baby as she lived over 200 miles away and was 16 yrs. old at the time. I met her years ago. Wish I had asked her more questions then but she has since passed away. Wondering if any records remain??

  • Brigid Briana Fox (Wednesday, March 18 20 01:26 am EDT)

    It's terrible to think of what people are capable of. We have to remember things like this so that we can stop them from ever happening again.