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On Christmas Eve, 1945, the Sodder family home burned down. The cause was traced to defective wiring despite the fact that Christmas tree lights were still on after the fire started. The oldest two sons and daughter and the youngest daughter survived, but the five middle children were missing and no trace of their remains were found.

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    Started by christine2448, 05-13-2008 10:36 AM
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  1. WV WV - Sodder Family - 5 children, Christmas eve 1945 - #4

    Started by Cubby, 11-27-2010 09:48 PM
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    Started by amocksun, 08-29-2015 05:36 PM
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    Started by belimom, 11-22-2008 09:55 AM
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    Started by christine2448, 05-13-2008 10:36 AM
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  5. Death Certificates

    Started by milkymama, 12-06-2010 04:01 PM
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  6. Question Sodder Family - The brother said he called

    Started by Laura_Bean, 04-24-2013 09:15 PM
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  7. Lightbulb WV Talking to locals about the Sodder tragedy

    Started by tjenigma19, 07-09-2011 09:56 PM
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  8. Night of the fire

    Started by Carnifax, 08-18-2014 01:09 PM
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  9. Sodder Family Documentary

    Started by Carnifax, 08-10-2014 03:48 PM
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  10. The Phone Call the Night of the Fire

    Started by Bob1959, 08-15-2014 09:24 PM
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  11. A question...

    Started by OrdinaryLife, 10-25-2008 08:28 PM
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  12. WV - Sodder Family - 5 children, Christmas eve 1945 - #3

    Started by Nocgirl, 12-15-2006 04:00 PM
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  13. WV - Sodder Family - 5 children, Christmas eve 1945 - #2

    Started by Amraann, 01-14-2006 05:06 PM
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  14. WV - Sodder Family - 5 children, Christmas eve 1945 - #1

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