Jan Hungerford

62 years after abandonment, woman searches for parents

It has been a whirlwind few days as Auburn’s Jan Hungerford and the Bellingham, Wash. woman she found abandoned as a baby 62 years ago reunited for the first time. They have ...

Auburn woman to reunite with abandoned baby she found in 1951

    “Blanket wrapped babe found in El Monte car,” the San Francisco Examiner headline announced in May 2, 1951. For Jan Hungerford, that news story from 62 ...

Making folks feel at home, even in a museum

Jan Hungerford is one of the welcoming faces you see when you visit the Placer County Courthouse Museum located in the Auburn Historic Courthouse. Lively, fun and full of informat ...